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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automation Testing
Rank - 84 96
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 0 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex - 0.72% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.97% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 7
Average salary - £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
998 828 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 82.62% 74.66% 82.35%
Number of salaries quoted 872 722 997
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (100.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 5 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 5 (100.00%) Test Planning
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP