The table below looks at the statistics for Automation Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
South East / West Sussex
Rank 90 100 91
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.83% 0.55% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 0.62% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 6
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £28,750 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.88% -4.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
947 962 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.52% 88.34% 79.72%
Number of salaries quoted 809 883 698
Median salary £48,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the West Sussex region.

Automation Testing Salary Trend in West Sussex

Automation Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Automation Testing Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Automation Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing -11 7 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) HP UFT
4 6 (46.15%) CSS
4 6 (46.15%) SOAP
4 6 (46.15%) XML
4 6 (46.15%) DOM
4 6 (46.15%) HTML
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) C#
5 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
5 5 (38.46%) Selenium
6 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
8 2 (15.38%) QA
8 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Finance
9 1 (7.69%) Scrum
9 1 (7.69%) Java
9 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
9 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.69%) QA Automation

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) HP UFT
3 5 (38.46%) Selenium
3 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
4 3 (23.08%) SoapUI
5 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Test Automation Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Test Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Automation Tester
2 5 (38.46%) Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Web Automation Tester
3 3 (23.08%) Web Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Lead Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) QA Leader
5 1 (7.69%) QA Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Agile Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) DOM
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
1 6 (46.15%) REST
1 6 (46.15%) SOAP
1 6 (46.15%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Test Scripting
3 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 2 (15.38%) Regression Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) QA Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) C#
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago