The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worthing region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 24 25 19
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 1.39% 2.52% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 3.41% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Test Automation
West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worthing region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worthing
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
65 88 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worthing 90.28% 73.95% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 59 75 80
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Worthing region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Worthing

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Worthing

Test Automation
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) VectorCAST
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Worthing by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Worthing 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) LabVIEW
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) MSTest
1 1 (100.00%) VectorCAST
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft