The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automated Testing
Rank 27 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.38% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.98% - -
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,674 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+19.06% -
Automated Testing
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 104 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.49% 82.54% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 113
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Belfast

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Belfast

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
3 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
3 6 (66.67%) SaaS
3 6 (66.67%) Workday HCM
3 6 (66.67%) CRM
3 6 (66.67%) ERP
3 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 6 (66.67%) QA
4 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 2 (22.22%) Metasploit
6 2 (22.22%) Open Source
6 2 (22.22%) Apache Ivy
6 2 (22.22%) Rapid7
6 2 (22.22%) DevOps
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
6 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
6 2 (22.22%) BDD
6 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
6 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
6 2 (22.22%) Capybara
6 2 (22.22%) Analytics
6 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) JSON

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (66.67%) SaaS
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wireshark
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Metasploit
2 2 (22.22%) Apache Ivy
2 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 2 (22.22%) Capybara
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Mercurial
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium
3 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 1 (11.11%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Team Leader
2 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Software Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Tester
3 1 (11.11%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) JSON
1 2 (22.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) Open Source
2 2 (22.22%) Public Cloud
2 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 6 (66.67%) CRM
2 6 (66.67%) ERP
2 6 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (66.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (22.22%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) TDD
5 2 (22.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (11.11%) OpenUP
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Python
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VirtualBox
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (22.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Nmap
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Rapid7
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
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