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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Testing
Rank 22 29 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Software Testing 3 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 2.86% 0.65% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 0.87% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 2
Average salary £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
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
87 115 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 82.86% 74.19% 60.51%
Number of salaries quoted 53 78 98
Average salary £38,000 £30,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -26.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,750 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
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 Software Testing within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 21 April 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 +7 3 £30,000 +5.26% 1
Software Testing
Northern Ireland

Software Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) XSL
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Windows

Software Testing
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Testing Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Solaris
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) Product Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Automation Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Data Security
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
2 1 (25.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) HP
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