The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dundee region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 18 16 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 1.56% 10.91% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 12.50% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 1
Average salary £22,000 £24,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
54 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 84.38% 87.27% 73.42%
Number of salaries quoted 46 30 49
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Automated Testing
Scotland

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 18 April 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
3 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
3 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 4 (57.14%) HP
3 4 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (57.14%) Firmware
4 3 (42.86%) C#
4 3 (42.86%) Python
4 3 (42.86%) .NET
4 3 (42.86%) Degree
4 3 (42.86%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Game Development
5 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 2 (28.57%) Games
5 2 (28.57%) C++
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 4 (57.14%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Test Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
1 4 (57.14%) Test Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Tester
2 3 (42.86%) Software Tester
3 2 (28.57%) QA Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 4 (57.14%) Manual Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Regression Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Game Development
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) HP
Dundee, Angus
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago