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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automated Testing
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 28 -
Permanent jobs citing Automated Testing 0 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 3.23% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.88% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Median salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%

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
185 103 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 88.52% 83.06% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 152 78 52
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 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
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) PyUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) JMeter
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science

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