The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 88 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.73% 1.88% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 2.08% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 28
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,875 £20,100 £29,550
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated 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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1124 1396 1288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.31% 90.65% 87.14%
Number of salaries quoted 743 907 843
Median salary £48,500 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.98% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) C#
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) Open Source
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
4 8 (33.33%) Scrum
5 7 (29.17%) CSS
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (29.17%) SDLC
6 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
6 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 6 (25.00%) HTML5
6 6 (25.00%) Node.js
6 6 (25.00%) .NET
6 6 (25.00%) ISEB
7 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 5 (20.83%) Selenium
7 5 (20.83%) jQuery
7 5 (20.83%) DevOps
8 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (16.67%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) IaaS
8 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
8 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
8 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
8 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (12.50%) Finance
9 3 (12.50%) CMS

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Selenium
2 4 (16.67%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 3 (12.50%) Grunt
3 3 (12.50%) gulp
4 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (4.17%) HP UFT
5 1 (4.17%) Jasmine
5 1 (4.17%) JIRA
5 1 (4.17%) JMeter
5 1 (4.17%) JUnit
5 1 (4.17%) Maven
5 1 (4.17%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (4.17%) TestRail
5 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (16.67%) Banking
2 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Games
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.83%) Tester
3 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 3 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Automation Tester
4 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Automation Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
4 3 (12.50%) Senior Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (29.17%) CSS
3 6 (25.00%) .NET
3 6 (25.00%) HTML5
3 6 (25.00%) Node.js
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
5 3 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (12.50%) Backbone.js
5 3 (12.50%) LESS
5 3 (12.50%) OOCSS
5 3 (12.50%) React
5 3 (12.50%) Sass
6 2 (8.33%) J2EE
6 2 (8.33%) Spring
7 1 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (4.17%) DOM
7 1 (4.17%) JMS
7 1 (4.17%) JSON
7 1 (4.17%) LAMP
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Derivative
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) OO
2 9 (37.50%) Open Source
3 8 (33.33%) Scrum
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (29.17%) SDLC
5 6 (25.00%) Web Development
6 5 (20.83%) DevOps
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.50%) Code Coverage
8 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
8 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 3 (12.50%) Mobile First
8 3 (12.50%) Pair Programming
8 3 (12.50%) Project Management
8 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
5 1 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (4.17%) PHP 7
5 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 6 (25.00%) ISEB
2 6 (25.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) HP
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.17%) SAP
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
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