The first table below looks at the demand for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dundee region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Automation
Rank 21 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.62% 1.43% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 2.27% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £23,000 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dundee
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
48 44 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 73.85% 62.86% 70.27%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 20
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Test Automation
Scotland

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Dundee

Test Automation
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation.

1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Test Automation 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 Test Automation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISEB
1 3 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter