The table below looks at the statistics for Manual 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 Manual Testing over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manual Testing
Rank - 19 15
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 7.94% 8.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.47% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Manual 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
23 59 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 58.97% 93.65% 80.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 41 28
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Dundee

Manual Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Manual 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 Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Manual 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 Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Software Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ISEB
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree