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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Test Automation
West Sussex / Worthing
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worthing 8.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.76% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Median salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  

Test Automation 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 137 79 95
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worthing 95.14% 89.77% 83.33%
Number of salaries quoted 123 62 93
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,213
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +11.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Worthing

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worthing

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Test Scripting
3 15 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 14 (66.67%) XML
4 14 (66.67%) DOM
4 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 14 (66.67%) SOAP
4 14 (66.67%) HTML
4 14 (66.67%) REST
5 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
5 13 (61.90%) HP
5 13 (61.90%) HP UFT
6 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Scrum
7 6 (28.57%) QA
7 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
8 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
8 5 (23.81%) JIRA
8 5 (23.81%) Kanban
8 5 (23.81%) Groovy
8 5 (23.81%) RESTful
8 5 (23.81%) Scala
8 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
8 5 (23.81%) Confluence
8 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
8 5 (23.81%) User Stories
8 5 (23.81%) Usability Testing

Test Automation
Top Related 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 5 (23.81%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 15 (71.43%) Visual Studio
2 13 (61.90%) HP UFT
3 5 (23.81%) JIRA
3 5 (23.81%) Selenium
3 5 (23.81%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Test Automation Engineer
1 13 (61.90%) Test Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Automation Test Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Selenium Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Developer in Test
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Agile Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior QA Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
5 1 (4.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) CSS
1 14 (66.67%) DOM
1 14 (66.67%) HTML
1 14 (66.67%) REST
1 14 (66.67%) SOAP
1 14 (66.67%) XML
2 5 (23.81%) Gherkin
2 5 (23.81%) RESTful
2 5 (23.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (76.19%) Test Scripting
3 13 (61.90%) Automation Testing
4 7 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
5 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 5 (23.81%) API Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (23.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
6 5 (23.81%) Exploratory Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Kanban
6 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 5 (23.81%) Unit Testing
6 5 (23.81%) Usability Testing
6 5 (23.81%) User Stories
7 2 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Test Strategy
8 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) Groovy
1 5 (23.81%) Java
1 5 (23.81%) Scala
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) HP
3 5 (23.81%) Atlassian
Worthing, West Sussex
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + outstanding package
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