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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Automation
Rank 101 108 105
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 7 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.59% 0.29% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.36% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 4
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
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
1032 1125 1078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 86.87% 82.78% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 910 1009 876
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 1 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Automation within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Crawley +4 5 £33,500 -16.25%
Burgess Hill - 1 £60,000 - 1
Test Automation
South East

Test Automation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) NUnit
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Python
2 6 (60.00%) JMeter
3 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
4 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (30.00%) Calabash
5 3 (30.00%) LoadUI
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Appium
6 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) PHP
6 2 (20.00%) ISEB
6 2 (20.00%) BDD
6 2 (20.00%) PyUnit
6 2 (20.00%) WebLOAD
6 2 (20.00%) TDD
6 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
7 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
7 1 (10.00%) Degree
7 1 (10.00%) Refactoring

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
1 7 (70.00%) WebDriver
2 6 (60.00%) Cucumber
2 6 (60.00%) JMeter
2 6 (60.00%) NUnit
2 6 (60.00%) JUnit
3 3 (30.00%) Calabash
3 3 (30.00%) LoadUI
3 3 (30.00%) Appium
4 2 (20.00%) PyUnit
4 2 (20.00%) WebLOAD
5 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
5 1 (10.00%) LoadRunner
5 1 (10.00%) Rational Robot
5 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) AWS Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
1 1 (10.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (10.00%) Spring
1 1 (10.00%) FreeMarker
1 1 (10.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (10.00%) Social Media
1 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (20.00%) BDD
3 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) RAD
4 1 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) User Stories
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (10.00%) Refactoring
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (10.00%) REXX
5 1 (10.00%) Tcl
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) Perl
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) C++
5 1 (10.00%) COBOL
5 1 (10.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CSQA
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle
1 1 (10.00%) TSYS
Burgess Hill
American Express
Posted: 19 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits and Perks
Posted: 2 days ago