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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 3 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 25.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 33.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
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
3 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeenshire 75.00% 83.33% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 2
Average salary - £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

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

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeenshire

Software Testing
Top 2 Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeenshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeenshire region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree