The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 30 39 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.62% 1.21% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 1.79% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £36,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 168 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 69.73% 68.02% 77.02%
Number of salaries quoted 85 131 190
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,350 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Automated Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing.

1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
2 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) Line Management
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) ISEB
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) C#

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Java Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Software Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Lead Programmer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Analytics
1 4 (66.67%) Line Management
1 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) ISEB
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle