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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 98 106 98
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -8
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 9 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.74% 0.15% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.19% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 15
Average salary £25,000 £60,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-58.33% +96.72%
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
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
1048 1077 1144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.04% 78.21% 76.62%
Number of salaries quoted 926 933 931
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Horsham +8 8 £25,000 -58.33%
Crawley - 1 £47,500 -
Automation Testing
South East

Automation Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (40.00%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) ISEB
5 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (20.00%) Test Management
6 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
7 2 (13.33%) CRM
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Firebug
8 1 (6.67%) System Testing
8 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
8 1 (6.67%) HTML
8 1 (6.67%) Ajax
8 1 (6.67%) Finance

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) Selenium
2 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebDriver
4 1 (6.67%) Firebug
4 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.67%) TestDirector
4 1 (6.67%) Gradle
4 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
1 13 (86.67%) Test Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) QA Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) QA Analyst
2 6 (40.00%) Test Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Automated Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Selenium Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 6 (40.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Test Management
3 3 (20.00%) Software Delivery
4 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
4 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 6 (40.00%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) ISEB
1 4 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
West Sussex
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