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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Testing
Rank 106 102 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 8 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.62% 0.59% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.66% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 5
Median salary £38,750 £25,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.00% -58.33%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Automation Testing
South East

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
1126 1057 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 87.15% 89.42% 84.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1071 939 1005
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 June 2016.

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 28 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
East Grinstead - 5 £37,500 -
Burgess Hill - 2 £60,000 -
Chichester - 1 £28,500 - 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 12 (80.00%) C#
2 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
2 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 10 (66.67%) Integration Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) SoapUI
5 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
5 8 (53.33%) Security Testing
5 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
6 7 (46.67%) Selenium
6 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
6 7 (46.67%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 4 (26.67%) SAP
7 4 (26.67%) CRM
7 4 (26.67%) Finance
7 4 (26.67%) QA
8 3 (20.00%) Degree
8 3 (20.00%) JIRA
8 3 (20.00%) BDD
8 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
8 3 (20.00%) Java
8 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Rally
9 2 (13.33%) Confluence

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Confluence
1 2 (13.33%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) SoapUI
2 8 (53.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (46.67%) Selenium
4 3 (20.00%) JIRA
4 3 (20.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (13.33%) Ant
5 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
5 2 (13.33%) Gradle
5 2 (13.33%) Hudson
5 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
5 2 (13.33%) JMeter
5 2 (13.33%) jMock
5 2 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Tester
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Tester
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Automation Test Lead
4 2 (13.33%) Java Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Software Tester
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Automation Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
1 2 (13.33%) Ajax
1 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) JMS
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
1 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Regression Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 8 (53.33%) Automated Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Security Testing
4 8 (53.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (46.67%) Performance Testing
6 4 (26.67%) CRM
6 4 (26.67%) DevOps
7 3 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Compatibility Testing
8 2 (13.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 2 (13.33%) Functional Testing
9 1 (6.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) Groovy
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) ISEB
2 2 (13.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) HP
2 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 2 (13.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (13.33%) Rally
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + 25 days hol, Pension
Posted: 5 days ago