Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 36 39
Rank change year-on-year +24 +3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 64 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 21.33% 2.64% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.78% 2.84% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 36 6 4
Worthing median annual salary £52,750 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.48% +61.54% -7.14%
10th Percentile £33,750 £36,875 £28,625
90th Percentile £79,375 £57,500 £37,163
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year - +17.65% -4.38%

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 281 211 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.67% 92.95% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 234 158 208
Worthing median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% - -
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,550 £29,400
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £50,750
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Worthing

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 59 (92.19%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (70.31%) REST
3 37 (57.81%) JSON
3 37 (57.81%) SOAP
4 36 (56.25%) C#
5 35 (54.69%) Scrum
6 31 (48.44%) XML
6 31 (48.44%) Relational Database
7 29 (45.31%) Java
8 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
9 26 (40.63%) MVC
10 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
10 23 (35.94%) .NET
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
10 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
10 23 (35.94%) XSD
10 23 (35.94%) XSL
10 23 (35.94%) RDBMS
10 23 (35.94%) .NET Framework
10 23 (35.94%) WCF
10 23 (35.94%) AngularJS
10 23 (35.94%) Microsoft Azure
10 23 (35.94%) Amazon AWS
10 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
10 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (35.94%) Entity Framework
10 23 (35.94%) Microservices
10 23 (35.94%) React
10 23 (35.94%) .NET Core
11 22 (34.38%) CSS

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 6 (9.38%) Confluence
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (3.13%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 23 (35.94%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (35.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (48.44%) Relational Database
2 23 (35.94%) RDBMS
2 23 (35.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (9.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.56%) Big Data
4 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Selenium
2 13 (20.31%) SoapUI
3 9 (14.06%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.50%) HP UFT
4 8 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 6 (9.38%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.38%) JIRA
5 6 (9.38%) JUnit
5 6 (9.38%) Maven
6 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 3 (4.69%) TestNG
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (53.13%) Developer
2 26 (40.63%) C# Developer
3 23 (35.94%) .NET Developer
3 23 (35.94%) .NET Software Developer
3 23 (35.94%) .NET Software Engineer
3 23 (35.94%) Agile .NET Developer
3 23 (35.94%) Agile C# Developer
3 23 (35.94%) Agile Developer
3 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 23 (35.94%) C# .NET Developer
3 23 (35.94%) C# Software Developer
3 23 (35.94%) C# Software Engineer
3 23 (35.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 23 (35.94%) Software Engineer
4 12 (18.75%) Test Engineer
5 11 (17.19%) Java Developer
6 10 (15.63%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (14.06%) Java Scala Developer
7 9 (14.06%) Scala Developer
8 6 (9.38%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (70.31%) REST
2 37 (57.81%) JSON
2 37 (57.81%) SOAP
3 31 (48.44%) XML
4 23 (35.94%) .NET
4 23 (35.94%) .NET Core
4 23 (35.94%) .NET Framework
4 23 (35.94%) AngularJS
4 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET
4 23 (35.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (35.94%) Entity Framework
4 23 (35.94%) React
4 23 (35.94%) WCF
4 23 (35.94%) XSD
4 23 (35.94%) XSL
5 22 (34.38%) CSS
5 22 (34.38%) HTML
6 14 (21.88%) Ajax
6 14 (21.88%) CSS3
6 14 (21.88%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Unix
2 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (92.19%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (54.69%) Scrum
3 28 (43.75%) Software Engineering
4 26 (40.63%) MVC
5 23 (35.94%) Microservices
5 23 (35.94%) Waterfall
6 11 (17.19%) Test Scripting
7 10 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (14.06%) DevOps
8 9 (14.06%) Service Design
9 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.94%) User Stories
10 6 (9.38%) Change Management
10 6 (9.38%) ITIL
10 6 (9.38%) SDLC
10 6 (9.38%) Service Management
11 5 (7.81%) Exploratory Testing
12 4 (6.25%) Open Source
12 4 (6.25%) Security Testing
13 3 (4.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (56.25%) C#
2 29 (45.31%) Java
3 23 (35.94%) JavaScript
4 20 (31.25%) SQL
5 19 (29.69%) Scala
6 6 (9.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Ruby
8 2 (3.13%) C++
8 2 (3.13%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 8 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (1.56%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 8 (12.50%) HP
3 3 (4.69%) Atlassian
3 3 (4.69%) Google
4 2 (3.13%) webMethods