Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Essex > Brentwood
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 31 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 1 24 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 1.15% 7.50% 7.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 8.48% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 17 15
Brentwood median annual salary - £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -4.76%
Essex median annual salary £53,473 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.57% - +23.38%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brentwood with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Brentwood
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 81 283 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brentwood 93.10% 88.44% 93.00%
Number of salaries quoted 26 130 169
Brentwood median annual salary £50,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £26,375 £37,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £64,375 £115,000 £88,750
Essex median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +12.50% -8.83%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Brentwood

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brentwood.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Brentwood

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, 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 Brentwood region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) STB
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brentwood 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Broadband
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Redmine
1 1 (100.00%) Trac
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) STB
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware