The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Belfast region that had Tester featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Tester
County Antrim / Belfast
Rank 30 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 5 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.19% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £33,500 - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
223 103 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 97.81% 97.17% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 200 69 45
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £33,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region that featured Tester in the job title.

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Tester
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Tester Salary Trend in Belfast

Tester
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Tester across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Tester Salary Histogram in Belfast

Tester Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Tester job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region featuring Tester in the job title.

1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
3 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
3 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Front Office
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) QA
4 2 (28.57%) Derivative
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Stress Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
4 2 (28.57%) ATDD
4 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) JBehave

Tester Skill Set
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:

Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Selenium
2 3 (42.86%) Cucumber
2 3 (42.86%) HP UFT
2 3 (42.86%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) FitNesse
3 1 (14.29%) JBehave
3 1 (14.29%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Front Office
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Automation Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Test Scripting
2 3 (42.86%) User Stories
3 2 (28.57%) ATDD
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Integration Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Stress Testing
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 2 (28.57%) Test Strategy
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast
UK Consumer Panels
Posted: 10 days ago