The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 17 17 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 2 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 2.90% 1.67% 10.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £22,000 £22,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated 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 Dundee region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
56 50 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 81.16% 83.33% 87.27%
Number of salaries quoted 30 43 30
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £36,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Dundee

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Dundee region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Dundee

Automated Testing
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Automated 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Games
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP