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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 24 34 43
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +9
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.96% 2.15% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.05% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Average salary £52,500 £30,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.73% -31.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
142 197 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 55.69% 70.61% 69.96%
Number of salaries quoted 87 160 147
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £72,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Java
3 10 (58.82%) Line Management
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
4 9 (52.94%) Artificial Intelligence
4 9 (52.94%) Data Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Analytics
5 5 (29.41%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) Degree
7 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
7 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
7 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
8 2 (11.76%) .NET
8 2 (11.76%) Oracle
8 2 (11.76%) C#
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
9 1 (5.88%) EasyMock
9 1 (5.88%) PowerMock
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
9 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (5.88%) Dojo
9 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
9 1 (5.88%) Selenium
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JUnit
1 1 (5.88%) LabVIEW
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
1 1 (5.88%) EasyMock
General
1 1 (5.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
1 8 (47.06%) Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Lead Java Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Lead Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Test Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Java Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Java Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Software Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Software Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Lead Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Programmer
4 2 (11.76%) Tester
4 2 (11.76%) Software Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Test Development Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
2 1 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) Dojo
2 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
2 1 (5.88%) PowerMock
2 1 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Artificial Intelligence
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (5.88%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
3 10 (58.82%) Line Management
4 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
4 9 (52.94%) Data Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Analytics
4 9 (52.94%) Data Modelling
5 3 (17.65%) Software Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
5 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
4 1 (5.88%) C++
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) ISTQB
4 1 (5.88%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) EMC
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