The table below looks at the statistics for Automated Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Automated Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automated Testing
Rank 26 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 9 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.59% 5.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 5.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Automated Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
167 93 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 85.20% 95.88% 89.50%
Number of salaries quoted 136 53 111
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +44.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Automated Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Automated Testing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Automated Testing Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Automated Testing
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Automated Testing across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Automated Testing Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Automated Testing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Automated Testing within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
County Antrim -5 9 £40,000 +6.66%
Automated Testing
UK

Automated Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Automated Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) Degree
1 11 (100.00%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
3 8 (72.73%) Integration Testing
3 8 (72.73%) Refactoring
3 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (72.73%) Software Architecture
3 8 (72.73%) C#
3 8 (72.73%) .NET
3 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Time Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Product Management
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
4 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 2 (18.18%) Presales
4 2 (18.18%) Escalation Management

Automated Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 8 (72.73%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (18.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Principal Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Principal Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Principal Architect
4 1 (9.09%) QA Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SaaS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) Integration Testing
1 8 (72.73%) Mentoring
1 8 (72.73%) Refactoring
1 8 (72.73%) Software Architecture
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (18.18%) Escalation Management
2 2 (18.18%) Presales
2 2 (18.18%) Product Management
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) Time Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (72.73%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) PeopleSoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP