The table below looks at the statistics for Test Scripting 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 Scripting over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 4.17% 4.92% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 5.36% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Test Scripting
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
44 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 91.67% 91.80% 86.96%
Number of salaries quoted 30 44 41
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,296 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Test Scripting
Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

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

Test Scripting Jobs Demand Trend in Dundee

Test Scripting
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Test Scripting Salary Trend in Dundee

Test Scripting
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Firmware
3 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) QA
4 1 (25.00%) Selenium
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Dundee region citing Test Scripting 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 Scripting. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP