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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 22 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 5.77% 1.39% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 1.61% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £23,750 £27,500 £22,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +23.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,750 £27,500 £22,050
10% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,500 £22,450
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
49 62 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 94.23% 86.11% 71.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 51 30
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +20.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,796 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Android
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Selenium
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
4 1 (20.00%) Games
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Linux

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
1 1 (20.00%) Ranorex
General
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Tester
3 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Manual Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) VMware