The median annual salary for a Automation Test Analyst was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Sussex during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Test Automation Analyst
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 100
Rank change year-on-year +14 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 11 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.03% 0.61% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.62% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 3
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.07% -23.52%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
West Sussex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1045 1123 1133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 98.31% 97.31% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1013 975
Median salary £44,250 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.11% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Automation Test Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex that featured Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Automation Test Analyst in West Sussex

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Automation Test Analyst in West Sussex

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Automation Test Analyst in West Sussex

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Crawley - 7 £31,500 - 1
Haywards Heath +6 4 £52,500 +66.66% 1
Automation Test Analyst
South East

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Automation Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region featuring Automation Test Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Selenium
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
3 7 (53.85%) QA
3 7 (53.85%) ISEB
4 6 (46.15%) MySQL
4 6 (46.15%) C#
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Time Management
4 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
4 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (46.15%) Software Delivery
5 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
5 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
6 4 (30.77%) Java
6 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
7 3 (23.08%) BDD
7 3 (23.08%) Line Management
7 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (23.08%) TDD
7 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
7 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
7 3 (23.08%) .NET
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

Automation Test Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) WebDriver
3 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.69%) JMeter
4 1 (7.69%) JUnit
4 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) .NET
1 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) DOM
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Automated Testing
1 8 (61.54%) Software Testing
2 6 (46.15%) Scrum
2 6 (46.15%) Software Delivery
2 6 (46.15%) Test Automation
2 6 (46.15%) Time Management
3 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
4 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Line Management
4 3 (23.08%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) VB
5 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) ISEB
1 7 (53.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50K DOE
Posted: 5 days ago