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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 80 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -16
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 11 12 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.76% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.84% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 36
Median salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,025 £27,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £40,250 £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
1039 1427 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.62% 90.72% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 740 893 877
Median salary £47,500 £44,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +6.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 26 September 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) HTML
4 9 (33.33%) C#
4 9 (33.33%) Scrum
5 8 (29.63%) TDD
5 8 (29.63%) OO
5 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (29.63%) SDLC
6 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
6 7 (25.93%) Open Source
6 7 (25.93%) Selenium
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
7 6 (22.22%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) Web Development
7 6 (22.22%) Degree
7 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
7 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
7 6 (22.22%) BDD
8 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
8 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
8 5 (18.52%) DevOps
8 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
8 5 (18.52%) jQuery
8 5 (18.52%) Java
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) ISEB
9 4 (14.81%) .NET
9 4 (14.81%) Banking
9 4 (14.81%) Software Testing

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 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) IaaS
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.70%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Selenium
2 5 (18.52%) Cucumber
2 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.11%) Grunt
3 3 (11.11%) gulp
3 3 (11.11%) HP UFT
3 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
4 2 (7.41%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Maven
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium IDE
5 1 (3.70%) Appium
5 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) Protractor
5 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.70%) TestRail
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Electronics
3 1 (3.70%) Games
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Tester
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Software Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Automation Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Automation Tester
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Tester
5 3 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Test Leader
6 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) HTML
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
3 5 (18.52%) jQuery
4 4 (14.81%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) HTML5
4 4 (14.81%) Node.js
5 3 (11.11%) J2EE
5 3 (11.11%) LESS
5 3 (11.11%) OOCSS
5 3 (11.11%) Sass
5 3 (11.11%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Akka
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
6 1 (3.70%) Django
6 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) React
6 1 (3.70%) Spring Boot
6 1 (3.70%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Unix
2 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (85.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (33.33%) Scrum
3 8 (29.63%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (29.63%) OO
3 8 (29.63%) SDLC
3 8 (29.63%) TDD
4 7 (25.93%) Open Source
4 7 (25.93%) Test Automation
5 6 (22.22%) BDD
5 6 (22.22%) Manual Testing
5 6 (22.22%) Web Development
6 5 (18.52%) DevOps
6 5 (18.52%) Test Scripting
7 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.11%) Content Management
8 3 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (11.11%) Refactoring
8 3 (11.11%) Test Strategy
8 3 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
2 9 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (18.52%) Java
3 5 (18.52%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) VBA
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Groovy
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Degree
1 6 (22.22%) ISTQB
2 5 (18.52%) ISEB
3 1 (3.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) WCAG
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) HP
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.70%) SAP
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