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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank 88 82 108
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +26
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 5 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.43% 0.72% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.90% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £21,500 £31,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.64% -16.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,065 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -6.49%
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
913 892 1310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 78.64% 80.29% 84.41%
Number of salaries quoted 790 804 1150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Testing across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 21 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gatwick - 1 £42,500 -
Haywards Heath - 1 £35,000 - 1
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automation Testing.

1 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
2 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
2 4 (44.44%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (33.33%) WinForms
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
3 3 (33.33%) WPF
3 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
5 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Selenium
5 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Automation Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
2 4 (44.44%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (11.11%) WebDriver
3 1 (11.11%) SoapUI
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (11.11%) JIRA
3 1 (11.11%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
2 4 (44.44%) Investment Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Test Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate
2 3 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior C# Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Graduate C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) WinForms
1 3 (33.33%) WPF
1 3 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) Test Strategy
2 4 (44.44%) Test Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Regression Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C#
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) HP
Haywards Heath
Fixed Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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