The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing with a requirement for Automated Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Sussex / Worthing
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 27 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 0.69% 2.11% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 2.35% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Median salary £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Automated 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 Worthing with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Worthing
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 136 85 94
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 94.44% 89.47% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 123 66 92
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,213
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +11.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,400 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Automated Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for Automated Testing in Worthing

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Automated Testing in Worthing

Automated Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT jobs citing Automated 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 6 (75.00%) Scala
2 6 (75.00%) Confluence
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Java
3 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) Atlassian
3 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
3 5 (62.50%) QA
3 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) Groovy
3 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) API Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
4 2 (25.00%) REST
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft

Automated Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worthing 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (75.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) JIRA
2 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 5 (62.50%) SoapUI
3 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (12.50%) JUnit
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Test Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Automation Test Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Selenium Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Developer in Test
4 1 (12.50%) Java Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Agile Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) RESTful
2 5 (62.50%) Gherkin
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
4 1 (12.50%) Django
4 1 (12.50%) DOM
4 1 (12.50%) Guice
4 1 (12.50%) HTML5
4 1 (12.50%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) Play Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (12.50%) SOAP
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Test Automation
2 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Performance Testing
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) API Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (62.50%) Defect Management
3 5 (62.50%) Exploratory Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Kanban
3 5 (62.50%) Security Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
3 5 (62.50%) Usability Testing
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
4 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) OWASP
5 1 (12.50%) Software Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Java
1 6 (75.00%) Scala
2 5 (62.50%) Groovy
3 2 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Ruby
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Atlassian
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Google