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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Test Engineer
South East / West Sussex
Rank 76 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Automation Engineer 21 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.96% - 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 20 0 7
Median salary £40,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
1033 1041 1003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.63% 98.11% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 886 961 885
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Haywards Heath - 7 £52,500 - 1
Worthing - 6 £37,500 - 1
Burgess Hill - 5 £40,000 -
Gatwick - 1 £36,500 -
Test Automation Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 13 (59.09%) REST
3 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
3 13 (59.09%) C#
4 12 (54.55%) Test Scripting
5 9 (40.91%) Selenium
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
6 8 (36.36%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) .NET
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
7 7 (31.82%) C++
7 7 (31.82%) Windows
7 7 (31.82%) HTTP
7 7 (31.82%) Code Coverage
7 7 (31.82%) JMeter
7 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
7 7 (31.82%) Web Development
7 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
7 7 (31.82%) TeamCity
7 7 (31.82%) SpecFlow
7 7 (31.82%) Domain-Driven Design
7 7 (31.82%) WebDriver
7 7 (31.82%) User Stories
7 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
7 7 (31.82%) Octopus Deploy
8 6 (27.27%) Security 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 2 (9.09%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Visual Studio
2 9 (40.91%) Selenium
3 8 (36.36%) HP UFT
4 7 (31.82%) JMeter
4 7 (31.82%) Octopus Deploy
4 7 (31.82%) SpecFlow
4 7 (31.82%) TeamCity
4 7 (31.82%) WebDriver
5 2 (9.09%) JIRA
5 2 (9.09%) LoadRunner
6 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) REST
2 7 (31.82%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET
2 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (27.27%) CSS
3 6 (27.27%) DOM
3 6 (27.27%) HTML
3 6 (27.27%) SOAP
3 6 (27.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (68.18%) Test Automation
3 12 (54.55%) Test Scripting
4 8 (36.36%) Software Engineering
4 8 (36.36%) TDD
5 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
5 7 (31.82%) Code Coverage
5 7 (31.82%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (31.82%) User Stories
5 7 (31.82%) Web Development
6 6 (27.27%) Automation Testing
6 6 (27.27%) Security Testing
7 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 3 (13.64%) Software Testing
8 2 (9.09%) BDD
8 2 (9.09%) DevOps
8 2 (9.09%) OO
8 2 (9.09%) Performance Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Exploratory Testing
9 1 (4.55%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 7 (31.82%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 6 (27.27%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) HP
1 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago