The table below looks at the statistics for the QA Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited QA Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Quality Assurance Engineer
Rank 24 - 32
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a QA Engineer 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.15% - 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% - 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £31,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
QA Engineer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the County Antrim 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
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86 174 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 98.85% 97.75% 82.32%
Number of salaries quoted 49 106 92
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

QA Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing QA Engineer in the job title across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

QA Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

QA Engineer
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

QA Engineer Salary Trend in County Antrim

QA Engineer
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing QA Engineer within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast - 1 - -
QA Engineer
Northern Ireland

QA Engineer
Top 25 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited QA Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Engineer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
2 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Decision Table
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science

QA Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited QA Engineer in their job title 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 with QA Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Selenium
1 2 (50.00%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Decision Table
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Product Management
1 2 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA