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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank - 46 39
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen - 0.36% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.52% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +5.62%
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
146 192 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 65.47% 69.31% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 94 153 178
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within 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