The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeenshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - - 4
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - - 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Software 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 Aberdeenshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeenshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 62.50% 50.00% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 10
Average salary £27,750 £37,500 £53,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.00% -29.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £36,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%