The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 74 118 73
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -45
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 18 1 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.64% 0.075% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 0.084% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18 1 21
Median salary £47,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Test Automation
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
953 1186 857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.72% 88.51% 79.87%
Number of salaries quoted 846 1053 750
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £58,935
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of job ads across the West Sussex region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Test Automation
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in West Sussex

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Test Automation
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 within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Crawley - 10 £47,000 -
Worthing - 5 £55,000 - 1
Burgess Hill +28 2 £45,000 +20.00%
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (61.76%) SQL
3 18 (52.94%) Selenium
4 17 (50.00%) QA
5 14 (41.18%) SoapUI
6 12 (35.29%) C#
6 12 (35.29%) HTML
6 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 11 (32.35%) Java
8 10 (29.41%) HP
8 10 (29.41%) ISEB
8 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
8 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
8 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 10 (29.41%) Test Management
9 9 (26.47%) Social Network
9 9 (26.47%) Web Testing
9 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
9 9 (26.47%) MS Visio
9 9 (26.47%) MS Office
9 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
10 8 (23.53%) Scrum
10 8 (23.53%) User Stories
11 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
11 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
12 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
12 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (17.65%) Kanban
13 5 (14.71%) Groovy

Test Automation
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 5 (14.71%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
1 9 (26.47%) MS Office
1 9 (26.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) DB2
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (52.94%) Selenium
2 14 (41.18%) SoapUI
3 5 (14.71%) JIRA
4 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.94%) WebDriver
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Games
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) Automation Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) Team Leader
1 10 (29.41%) Tester
2 9 (26.47%) Automation Test Lead
2 9 (26.47%) Test Leader
2 9 (26.47%) Test Team Leader
3 4 (11.76%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Developer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Agile Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) HTML Developer
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior SQL Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior VB.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) SQL Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (35.29%) HTML
2 5 (14.71%) .NET
2 5 (14.71%) Gherkin
2 5 (14.71%) RESTful
2 5 (14.71%) Web Services
3 4 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (2.94%) REST
4 1 (2.94%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Social Network
2 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) VMS
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) Software Testing
2 10 (29.41%) Test Management
3 9 (26.47%) Web Testing
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 8 (23.53%) User Stories
5 7 (20.59%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (20.59%) Software Engineering
5 7 (20.59%) Unit Testing
6 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (17.65%) Defect Management
6 6 (17.65%) Kanban
7 5 (14.71%) API Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Automated Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Exploratory Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Performance Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Security Testing
7 5 (14.71%) Usability Testing
8 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (8.82%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) SQL
2 12 (35.29%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 11 (32.35%) Java
4 5 (14.71%) Groovy
4 5 (14.71%) Scala
5 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
6 2 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) ISEB
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB
1 10 (29.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) HP
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 5 (14.71%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30 - 45k plus bonus plus benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago