The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting 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 Scripting over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.56% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £32,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Test Scripting
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
65 231 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 83.33% 61.44% 77.03%
Number of salaries quoted 33 144 199
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 £28,450 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,000 £58,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Test Scripting
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Test Scripting 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 Test Scripting.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
1 2 (66.67%) Jaspersoft
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Test Scripting 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 Test Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Automation Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Business Objects
1 2 (66.67%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter