The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for Automation Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automation Testing over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automation Testing
East Sussex / Brighton
Rank 72 84 89
Rank change year-on-year +12 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 0.13% 0.37% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.42% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 10
Median salary £30,000 £27,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -42.10%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -10.25%  

Automation Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Brighton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Brighton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 646 721 825
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton 86.02% 88.14% 87.12%
Number of salaries quoted 604 638 721
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automation Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Brighton citing Automation Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Testing in Brighton

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in Brighton

Automation Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automation Testing 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 Brighton region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) QA
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Capybara
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Capybara
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Automation Tester
2 1 (25.00%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft