Period
to 25 May 2019

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 25 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
West Sussex > Worthing
6 months to
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 13 14
Rank change year-on-year -15 +1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 24 57 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 7.45% 20.50% 15.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.97% 20.96% 16.48%
Number of salaries quoted 15 30 36
Worthing median annual salary £25,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.44% +20.00% +7.14%
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -10.00% +25.00%

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 301 272 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 93.48% 97.84% 92.88%
Number of salaries quoted 227 194 209
Worthing median annual salary £48,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.59% +1.11% +1.12%
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,000 £28,400
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £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 25 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Test Automation in Worthing

For the 6 months to 25 May 2019, 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) CSS
3 13 (54.17%) RESTful
4 11 (45.83%) Scala
4 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 11 (45.83%) Java
5 10 (41.67%) Java 8
5 10 (41.67%) HTML
5 10 (41.67%) HTML5
5 10 (41.67%) REST
6 9 (37.50%) CSS3
6 9 (37.50%) Ajax
6 9 (37.50%) Scrum
6 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
7 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
7 8 (33.33%) QA
7 8 (33.33%) Manual Testing
8 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (29.17%) Service Design
9 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
10 5 (20.83%) C#
10 5 (20.83%) .NET
10 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
10 5 (20.83%) Sass
10 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
10 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
10 5 (20.83%) Cloud Native
10 5 (20.83%) .NET Core
10 5 (20.83%) Microservices
10 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery

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 1 (4.17%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.83%) MongoDB
2 5 (20.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Hudson
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) JUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 11 (45.83%) Scala Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (41.67%) Java Scala Developer
4 8 (33.33%) Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
4 8 (33.33%) Test Analyst
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (20.83%) C# Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) .NET Programmer
6 3 (12.50%) Programmer
6 3 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Web Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (58.33%) CSS
2 13 (54.17%) RESTful
3 11 (45.83%) JSON
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) HTML5
4 10 (41.67%) REST
5 9 (37.50%) Ajax
5 9 (37.50%) CSS3
6 5 (20.83%) .NET
6 5 (20.83%) .NET Core
6 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (20.83%) Sass
7 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (12.50%) Material Design
8 1 (4.17%) Django
8 1 (4.17%) Guice
8 1 (4.17%) Play Framework
8 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (4.17%) Spring
8 1 (4.17%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Scrum
3 8 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) Service Design
5 5 (20.83%) DevOps
5 5 (20.83%) Microservices
5 5 (20.83%) Software Delivery
5 5 (20.83%) Software Engineering
6 3 (12.50%) OWASP
7 2 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Programming
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) MVC
8 1 (4.17%) Open Source
8 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
8 1 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.17%) TDD
8 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) Java
1 11 (45.83%) Scala
2 10 (41.67%) Java 8
3 6 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) C#
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Google