The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Testing
Scotland / Aberdeen
Rank - 11 21
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 2.50% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.86% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Median salary - £33,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +39.58%
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

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
19 35 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 86.36% 87.50% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 27 85
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

The demand trend of job ads across the Aberdeen region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Software Testing
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Software Testing
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT jobs citing Software Testing 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Development Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree