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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Testing
Rank - 33 38
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 2.04% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.54% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
101 118 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 88.60% 80.27% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 36 99 77
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £16,945
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Testing across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing.

1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the County Antrim region citing Software Testing 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 Software Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Software Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Graduate Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Security Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 1 (33.33%) System Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
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