Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worthing 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 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 10 37
Rank change year-on-year -14 +27 +5
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 45 61 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 9.74% 21.94% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.25% 23.37% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 37 36 7
Worthing median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £40,000 £31,375 £38,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £79,375 £57,500
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +20.00%

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 Worthing with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worthing
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 439 261 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 95.02% 93.88% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 325 227 165
Worthing median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £41,346
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.93% +3.37%
10th Percentile £26,025 £33,050 £30,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £69,500 £57,500
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Worthing

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Worthing

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Worthing

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Worthing

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Test Automation in Worthing over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Worthing

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 Worthing region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 45 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (77.78%) C#
3 32 (71.11%) Scrum
4 26 (57.78%) Finance
5 25 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (42.22%) RESTful
6 19 (42.22%) SQL
6 19 (42.22%) CSS
7 18 (40.00%) .NET
8 17 (37.78%) HP
8 17 (37.78%) HP UFT
8 17 (37.78%) Regression Testing
8 17 (37.78%) Kanban
8 17 (37.78%) Performance Testing
8 17 (37.78%) Stress Testing
8 17 (37.78%) Requirements Analysis
8 17 (37.78%) JIRA
8 17 (37.78%) QA
8 17 (37.78%) Selenium
8 17 (37.78%) WebDriver
8 17 (37.78%) Confluence
8 17 (37.78%) Exploratory Testing
8 17 (37.78%) Acceptance Criteria
8 17 (37.78%) Functional Testing
8 17 (37.78%) User Experience
8 17 (37.78%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 15 (33.33%) REST
9 15 (33.33%) JSON
10 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering

Test Automation
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 17 (37.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 14 (31.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) Relational Database
2 11 (24.44%) MongoDB
2 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) HP UFT
1 17 (37.78%) JIRA
1 17 (37.78%) Selenium
1 17 (37.78%) WebDriver
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio Coded UI
General
1 26 (57.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Automation Tester
2 17 (37.78%) QA Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) QA Automation Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) QA Automation Tester
2 17 (37.78%) QA Tester
2 17 (37.78%) Senior Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Senior Automation Tester
2 17 (37.78%) Senior QA Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Senior QA Tester
2 17 (37.78%) Senior Tester
2 17 (37.78%) Tester
3 14 (31.11%) .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# Developer
3 14 (31.11%) C# Software Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 14 (31.11%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) CSS
1 19 (42.22%) RESTful
2 18 (40.00%) .NET
3 15 (33.33%) JSON
3 15 (33.33%) REST
4 14 (31.11%) .NET Core
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET Web API
5 10 (22.22%) Ajax
5 10 (22.22%) CSS3
5 10 (22.22%) HTML
5 10 (22.22%) HTML5
6 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 9 (20.00%) Sass
6 9 (20.00%) SOAP
6 9 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 5 (11.11%) Entity Framework
7 5 (11.11%) React
7 5 (11.11%) XSD
7 5 (11.11%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (37.78%) User Experience
2 9 (20.00%) Cloud Native
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) Scrum
3 25 (55.56%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (37.78%) Acceptance Criteria
4 17 (37.78%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Exploratory Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Functional Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Kanban
4 17 (37.78%) Performance Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Regression Testing
4 17 (37.78%) Requirements Analysis
4 17 (37.78%) Stress Testing
5 14 (31.11%) Microservices
5 14 (31.11%) Software Engineering
6 13 (28.89%) DevOps
7 12 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (20.00%) MVC
8 9 (20.00%) OWASP
8 9 (20.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 35 (77.78%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) SQL
3 14 (31.11%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.22%) Java
4 10 (22.22%) Scala
5 8 (17.78%) Java 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (37.78%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) HP