The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automation Testing
South East / East Sussex
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 104
Rank change year-on-year +9 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.23% 0.20% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.23% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 10
Median salary £29,500 £26,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.38% -44.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £25,250 £46,150
10% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £27,250 £52,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -12.50%  

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 762 870 1037
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 85.81% 87.17% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 690 773 885
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 East Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in East Sussex 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 East Sussex

Automation Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Automation Testing in East Sussex

Automation Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Testing within the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Brighton +4 1 £30,000 +14.28% 1
Hastings - 1 £29,000 -
Automation Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for Automation Testing.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
2 2 (40.00%) QA
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Google
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) BDD

Automation Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) G Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
1 1 (20.00%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (40.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) Capybara
3 1 (20.00%) JMeter
3 1 (20.00%) LoadRunner
3 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Tester
3 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Kanban
3 1 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Management
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Google
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
Brighton, East Sussex
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