The table below looks at the statistics for the Automation Test Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automation Test Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation Analyst
Rank 152 155 149
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Test Analyst 5 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.13% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 10
Average salary £34,250 £36,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.51% +15.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Automation Test Analyst
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2963 3173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.61% 95.61% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1845 1914 2068
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Automation Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Automation Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Automation Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Automation Test Analyst Salary Trend in Scotland

Automation Test Analyst
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Test Analyst within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +4 2 £32,500 -23.52% 1
Glasgow -10 2 £38,500 +28.33% 1
Aberdeen - 1 £33,500 -
Automation Test Analyst
UK

Automation Test Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Automation Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Software Testing
2 15 (78.95%) ISEB
3 14 (73.68%) Retail
3 14 (73.68%) ISTQB
3 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
3 14 (73.68%) Functional Testing
3 14 (73.68%) Mobile App
3 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
3 14 (73.68%) Manual Testing
3 14 (73.68%) QA
4 12 (63.16%) Java
5 11 (57.89%) Selenium
6 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
7 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
8 3 (15.79%) Degree
8 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (15.79%) Finance
9 2 (10.53%) Scrum
9 2 (10.53%) SQL
9 2 (10.53%) Oracle
9 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
9 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
10 1 (5.26%) Dojo
10 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
10 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
10 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
10 1 (5.26%) jQuery
10 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow

Automation Test Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Automation Test Analyst 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 Test Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.26%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 7 (36.84%) WebDriver
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.26%) HP UFT
4 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (73.68%) Retail
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Dojo
2 1 (5.26%) EJB
2 1 (5.26%) EJB 3.0
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) Java EE
2 1 (5.26%) JMS
2 1 (5.26%) jQuery
2 1 (5.26%) JSP
2 1 (5.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (73.68%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Software Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Functional Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Manual Testing
2 14 (73.68%) Test Scripting
3 4 (21.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.79%) Automation Testing
5 2 (10.53%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Coaching
6 1 (5.26%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITSM
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Service Management
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) Java
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) C#
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (78.95%) ISEB
2 14 (73.68%) ISTQB
3 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (73.68%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
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