The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Belfast region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automated Testing
Rank 24 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.97% - 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% - 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £36,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
112 163 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 73.68% 59.27% 72.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 94 89
Average salary £32,500 £41,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.73% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £28,500 £15,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,800 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Automated Testing
County Antrim

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
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) HP
2 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) JIRA
2 4 (80.00%) QA
2 4 (80.00%) Selenium
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Management
2 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (20.00%) Green Hat
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
3 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (20.00%) TIBCO Hawk
3 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) SLA

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 1 (20.00%) TIBCO EMS
1 1 (20.00%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) BusinessWorks
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (80.00%) JIRA
1 4 (80.00%) Selenium
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior Tester
1 4 (80.00%) QA Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Senior QA Tester
1 4 (80.00%) Functional Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
1 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Business Analysis
1 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Test Management
1 4 (80.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Green Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle