The table below looks at the statistics for Manual Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing 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
Manual Testing
Rank - 23 36
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 1.98% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.41% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Manual Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
111 83 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.43% 82.18% 83.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 46 108
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,600 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Manual Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Manual Testing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Manual Testing across the Northern Ireland region.

Manual Testing Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Manual Testing
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Manual 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 Manual Testing.

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%) Test Automation

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Manual 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 Manual Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Software Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Applications Tester
1 2 (100.00%) Web Tester
1 2 (100.00%) XML Tester
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%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Usability Testing
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago