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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test Scripting (Test Scripts)
Rank - 21 -
Permanent jobs citing Test Scripting 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee - 5.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 8.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
51 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dundee 73.91% 64.00% 74.29%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 17
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £40,995
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Dundee

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy

Test Scripting
Top Related IT Skills in Dundee by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 1 (33.33%) Selenium
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP