The table below looks at the statistics for Software Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Testing
Rank 24 29 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 1.94% 1.65% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.25% 1.85% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Median salary £48,750 £30,000 £28,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% +5.26%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Software Testing
Northern Ireland

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 108 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 86.41% 89.26% 76.30%
Number of salaries quoted 57 56 70
Median salary £37,500 £38,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +38.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of job ads across the County Antrim region citing Software Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Testing Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Software Testing
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Software Testing Salary Trend in County Antrim

Software Testing
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Testing across the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

Software Testing Salary Histogram in County Antrim

Software Testing
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Testing within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
Belfast +6 2 £48,750 +62.50%
Software Testing
Northern Ireland

Software Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Software Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Workday HCM
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
2 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 1 (50.00%) Escalation Management
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Degree

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 1 (50.00%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Critical Success Factor
1 1 (50.00%) Escalation Management
1 1 (50.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP