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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automation Tester
Rank 138 144 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Automation Tester 7 19 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.28% 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 18 0
Median salary £36,250 £39,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.22% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
2375 3142 3525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.50% 95.33% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1532 2017 2232
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 October 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
Edinburgh +13 4 £35,000 -11.39% 1
Glasgow +9 3 £37,500 - 1
Automation Tester
UK

Automation Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 12 (75.00%) QA
3 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
3 11 (68.75%) Automation Testing
3 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (62.50%) Python
5 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 9 (56.25%) Regression Testing
6 8 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (50.00%) Banking
6 8 (50.00%) Java
7 7 (43.75%) Unix
7 7 (43.75%) Linux
8 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
8 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
8 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (31.25%) Time Management
9 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
9 5 (31.25%) Derivative
9 5 (31.25%) Node.js
9 5 (31.25%) SDLC
9 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
9 5 (31.25%) Data Management
9 5 (31.25%) Migration
10 4 (25.00%) Games
10 4 (25.00%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) TDD
10 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 4 (25.00%) Ant

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 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (100.00%) Selenium
2 11 (68.75%) Cucumber
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
5 4 (25.00%) Ant
6 2 (12.50%) Eclipse
6 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 2 (12.50%) Maven
6 2 (12.50%) Selenium IDE
6 2 (12.50%) WebDriver
General
1 8 (50.00%) Banking
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Games
3 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Node.js
2 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 2 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (31.25%) Derivative
3 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
1 7 (43.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (68.75%) Automation Testing
2 9 (56.25%) Regression Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (37.50%) Test Scripting
4 5 (31.25%) Data Management
4 5 (31.25%) Migration
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) Time Management
5 4 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) Software Delivery
5 4 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (25.00%) Web Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
7 2 (12.50%) BDD
7 2 (12.50%) Software Testing
8 1 (6.25%) CRM
8 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) Python
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (31.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (12.50%) C#
6 1 (6.25%) Bash Shell
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle
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