The first table below looks at the demand for the Technical Tester role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Tester
Rank - - 145
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Tester 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+18.42% +13.43%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3438 3105 2975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.82% 95.48% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2259 2057 2087
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Tester
UK

Technical Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Technical Tester
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Technical Tester Salary Trend in Scotland

Technical Tester
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin

Technical Tester
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Technical 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 Technical Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL