The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automation Tester
Rank 11 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 11.43% - 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.76% - 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Automation Tester
West Lothian

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Livingston region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
34 60 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 97.14% 100.00% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 26 46 32
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automation Tester in the job title across the Livingston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Livingston

Automation Tester
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) IIS
2 3 (60.00%) Web Services
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Local Government
4 1 (20.00%) Python

Automation Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Livingston region that cited Automation Tester in their job title 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 with Automation Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) IIS
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Selenium
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Security Testing
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago