Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Horsham 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Sussex > Horsham
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 28 52
Rank change year-on-year 0 +24 -7
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 16 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Horsham 6.45% 6.21% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 8.09% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 13
Horsham median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.59% +32.73% -5.17%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £56,500 £41,250 £28,750
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +26.67% -6.25%

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 Horsham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Horsham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 197 136 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Horsham 79.44% 76.84% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 189 122 222
Horsham median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,450 £23,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,225 £57,000
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Horsham

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Horsham

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Horsham

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Horsham

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Horsham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Horsham over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Horsham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Horsham region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Selenium
3 9 (56.25%) Manual Testing
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Oracle
7 5 (31.25%) C#
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
7 5 (31.25%) Linux
7 5 (31.25%) VMware
7 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
7 5 (31.25%) SDLC
7 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) QA
9 3 (18.75%) Finance
9 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
9 3 (18.75%) JIRA
9 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
9 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
10 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Horsham 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 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) WebDriver
3 3 (18.75%) JIRA
3 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
3 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (12.50%) NUnit
5 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Avionics
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Test Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Integration Engineer
3 4 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Automation Test Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (12.50%) Software Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
6 1 (6.25%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) jQuery
3 1 (6.25%) LINQ
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Linux
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (56.25%) Manual Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
6 2 (12.50%) Coaching
6 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) BDD
7 1 (6.25%) Microservices
7 1 (6.25%) MVC
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 2 (12.50%) Capita