The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank - - 25
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling - - 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 6
Average salary - - £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Automated Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stirling region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stirling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 60 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stirling 91.30% 92.31% 75.38%
Number of salaries quoted 56 35 88
Average salary £48,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Stirling

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Stirling region.

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Stirling

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing.

1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 8 (50.00%) ISEB
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) QuickTest Pro
4 5 (31.25%) J2EE
4 5 (31.25%) JUnit
4 5 (31.25%) XML
4 5 (31.25%) SOAP
4 5 (31.25%) Dojo
4 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
4 5 (31.25%) REST
4 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
4 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (25.00%) User Experience
5 4 (25.00%) Java SE
5 4 (25.00%) Java EE
5 4 (25.00%) Use Case
5 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (25.00%) Maven
5 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (25.00%) UML
5 4 (25.00%) CSS
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Stirling region citing Automated Testing also 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 that cited Automated Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Selenium
2 5 (31.25%) JUnit
2 5 (31.25%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (25.00%) Maven
4 3 (18.75%) LoadRunner
4 3 (18.75%) Mockito
5 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 2 (12.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (12.50%) JMeter
5 2 (12.50%) Subversion
5 2 (12.50%) JIRA
5 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
5 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Test Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Web Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Developer
2 5 (31.25%) Java Web Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Technical Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Dojo
2 5 (31.25%) J2EE
2 5 (31.25%) SOAP
2 5 (31.25%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) REST
3 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 4 (25.00%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) CSS
3 4 (25.00%) Java SE
3 4 (25.00%) Java EE
4 3 (18.75%) JSON
4 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
4 3 (18.75%) jQuery
4 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 3 (18.75%) JDBC
5 2 (12.50%) JMS
5 2 (12.50%) Spring Security
5 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Client/Server
3 2 (12.50%) Social Media
4 1 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Manual Testing
1 5 (31.25%) Web Application Development
2 4 (25.00%) UML
2 4 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (25.00%) Use Case
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Integration Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) AOP
3 3 (18.75%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Regression Testing
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Automation Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Test Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) SOA
4 2 (12.50%) Release Management
4 2 (12.50%) Test Management
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Java
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Clojure
2 2 (12.50%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) ISEB
1 8 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 5 (31.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Business Objects
2 3 (18.75%) Informatica
3 2 (12.50%) Perforce
3 2 (12.50%) CA
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