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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 3.64% 1.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.85% 1.72% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,690 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+4.82% +2.94%
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
52 58 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 94.55% 81.69% 73.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46 47 29
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 £40,995 £41,350
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 30 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (50.00%) QA
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) JMeter
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
3 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Android
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) JIRA
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 2 (33.33%) JMeter
1 2 (33.33%) Ranorex
2 1 (16.67%) JIRA
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Firmware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Automated Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 2 (33.33%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Firmware
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) HP