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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - - 8
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire - - 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.49%
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 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 41.67% 55.56% 81.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 16
Average salary £20,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.44% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%