Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for Test Automation skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Test Automation over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Automated Testing
Scotland > Dundee
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 2 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 2.02% 11.11% 13.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 12.50% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 15
Dundee median annual salary £20,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.27% -8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £19,000 £26,250 £21,900
90th Percentile £21,000 £28,750 £44,093
Scotland median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% +11.11% -4.00%

Test Automation is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dundee with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dundee
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 88 40 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dundee 88.89% 88.89% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 67 34 85
Dundee median annual salary £35,500 £34,627 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.52% -16.56% +18.57%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,800
90th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

Test Automation
Job Vacancy Trend in Dundee

Job postings citing Test Automation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dundee.

Job vacancy trend for Test Automation in Dundee

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Dundee

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

Salary trend for Test Automation in Dundee

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Test Automation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dundee region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB

Test Automation
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dundee 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:

General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Graduate Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Quality Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA