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

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 29 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.68% 2.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.75% 2.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £31,500 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.54% -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Automated Testing
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
134 86 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 91.78% 92.47% 90.29%
Number of salaries quoted 92 66 43
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region citing Automated Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Automated Testing Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in County Antrim

Automated Testing
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -4 1 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Automated Testing
Northern Ireland

Automated Testing
Top 25 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing Automated Testing 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) QA
2 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
4 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Social Media
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) PyUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Law

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) JUnit
2 1 (16.67%) PyUnit
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Principal Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Principal Software Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Principal Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Integration Testing
1 5 (83.33%) Mentoring
1 5 (83.33%) Refactoring
1 5 (83.33%) Software Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Open Source
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft