The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Test Management over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 34 25 42
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +17
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.42% 1.59% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.92% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,908 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -0.20%
Test Management
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
129 104 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.49% 82.54% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 113
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Test Management across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Test Management
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Belfast

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Test Management 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 Test Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Finance

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Test Management 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 Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP