The table below looks at the statistics for the Tester 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 Tester in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Tester
Rank - - 37
Permanent jobs requiring a Tester 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - - 2.20%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Tester
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
108 65 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 98.18% 100.00% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 77 45 119
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,837
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Tester
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

Tester Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Tester
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

Tester Salary Trend in County Antrim

Tester
Top 10 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Tester 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 Tester in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation

Tester
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim region that cited Tester 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 Tester in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago