The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Automation Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 159 149 168
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 10 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.51% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.54% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 6 15 12
Median salary £41,750 £41,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.60% +33.87%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%
Automation Tester
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
2775 2963 3624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.62% 95.15% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1604 1880 2389
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Automation Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Automation Tester in the job title.

Automation Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Automation Tester
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Automation Tester Salary Trend in Scotland

Automation Tester
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automation Tester within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 6 £41,000 -
Edinburgh 0 3 £45,000 -10.00%
West Lothian -3 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, Automation Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Automation Tester in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
3 13 (86.67%) QA
4 12 (80.00%) SQL
4 12 (80.00%) Automation Testing
5 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (73.33%) Java
5 11 (73.33%) Unix
5 11 (73.33%) Linux
6 10 (66.67%) Python
6 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
6 10 (66.67%) Finance
6 10 (66.67%) Migration
6 10 (66.67%) Derivative
6 10 (66.67%) Banking
6 10 (66.67%) Data Management
6 10 (66.67%) Time Management
6 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
7 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
8 5 (33.33%) JIRA
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) Node.js
8 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
8 5 (33.33%) QA Automation
9 4 (26.67%) TestComplete
9 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
11 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
11 2 (13.33%) C#
11 2 (13.33%) SQL Server

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (100.00%) Selenium
2 14 (93.33%) Cucumber
3 10 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (33.33%) JIRA
5 4 (26.67%) TestComplete
6 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
6 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.67%) JUnit
6 1 (6.67%) Maven
6 1 (6.67%) Selenium IDE
6 1 (6.67%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (66.67%) Banking
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (66.67%) Derivative
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Linux
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Data Management
2 10 (66.67%) Migration
2 10 (66.67%) Regression Testing
2 10 (66.67%) Time Management
3 5 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 5 (33.33%) QA Automation
4 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (6.67%) BDD
7 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (6.67%) CRM
7 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
7 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
7 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 11 (73.33%) Java
3 10 (66.67%) Python
4 9 (60.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (13.33%) C#
6 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle