The table below looks at the statistics for Automation 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 Automation Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Testing
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automation Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £36,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year
+6.84% +6.56%
Automation 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
63 230 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 80.77% 61.99% 76.90%
Number of salaries quoted 32 148 196
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,350 £30,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Automation Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Automation Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Automation Testing
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing

Automation Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Automation 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 Automation Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree