The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 7 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 14.58% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.28% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automated Testing
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43 27 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 89.58% 81.82% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 24 19
Average salary £40,000 £29,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £36,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Livingston

Automated Testing
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing.

1 10 (100.00%) SQL
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) QA
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
1 10 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 10 (100.00%) System Testing
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 9 (90.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (90.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) Python

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region citing Automated Testing 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 Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (100.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 10 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 10 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Analyst
1 10 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) QA Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Senior QA Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 7 (70.00%) Automation Tester
3 7 (70.00%) Tester
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Automation Tester
4 5 (50.00%) Senior Tester
4 5 (50.00%) QA Tester
4 5 (50.00%) Senior QA Tester
5 2 (20.00%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Security Testing
1 10 (100.00%) System Testing
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Business Analysis
2 9 (90.00%) Release Management
2 9 (90.00%) Software Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (60.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft