The table below looks at the statistics for Test Automation skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Automation over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Automation
Rank 21 20 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing Test Automation 4 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.96% 9.09% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% 10.19% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 1
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +31.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Test Automation
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
87 108 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 86.14% 89.26% 76.42%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 61
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Test Automation
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Test Automation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Automation Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Test Automation
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Test Automation Salary Trend in Belfast

Test Automation
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Automation across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Test Automation Salary Histogram in Belfast

Test Automation
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Test Automation.

1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) Workday HCM
2 3 (75.00%) CRM
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (25.00%) SAP
4 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
4 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 1 (25.00%) Escalation Management
4 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (25.00%) Time Management
4 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (25.00%) Product Management

Test Automation
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Head of Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (25.00%) QA Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) QA Manager
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (25.00%) Escalation Management
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (25.00%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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