The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Sussex region that had Test Automation Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Test Engineer
Rank 102 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Test Automation Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1271 1230 1220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.65% 97.54% 98.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1074 1069
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Test Automation Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region that featured Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

Test Automation Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Automation Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Automation Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Test Automation Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Automation Engineer
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 Test Automation Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Burgess Hill - 4 £60,000 -
Crawley - 1 £35,000 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, Test Automation Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Test Automation Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) TDD
4 6 (66.67%) Spring
4 6 (66.67%) Maven
4 6 (66.67%) Ajax
4 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (66.67%) JMeter
4 6 (66.67%) JUnit
4 6 (66.67%) JMS
4 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
4 6 (66.67%) Groovy
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 6 (66.67%) jMock
4 6 (66.67%) Java EE
4 6 (66.67%) REST
4 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
4 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
5 5 (55.56%) Automation Testing
5 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
6 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (44.44%) Rally
6 4 (44.44%) BDD
6 4 (44.44%) Hudson
6 4 (44.44%) Confluence
6 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing

Test Automation Engineer Skill Set
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 4 (44.44%) Confluence
1 4 (44.44%) IIS
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
2 7 (77.78%) SoapUI
3 6 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (66.67%) Jenkins
3 6 (66.67%) JMeter
3 6 (66.67%) jMock
3 6 (66.67%) JUnit
3 6 (66.67%) Maven
4 5 (55.56%) WebDriver
5 4 (44.44%) Ant
5 4 (44.44%) Gradle
5 4 (44.44%) Hudson
5 4 (44.44%) JIRA
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) Ajax
1 6 (66.67%) Hibernate
1 6 (66.67%) Java EE
1 6 (66.67%) JMS
1 6 (66.67%) REST
1 6 (66.67%) Spring
1 6 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 4 (44.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Domain-Driven Design
2 6 (66.67%) TDD
3 5 (55.56%) Automation Testing
4 4 (44.44%) BDD
4 4 (44.44%) Compatibility Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Regression Testing
4 4 (44.44%) System Integration Testing
4 4 (44.44%) Unit Testing
5 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) ISEB
1 4 (44.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Atlassian
1 4 (44.44%) Rally