The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank - - 33
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - - 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 3.04%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Test Automation
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
26 73 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 81.25% 78.49% 66.28%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 154
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Test Automation
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 Aberdeen region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Test Automation
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle