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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Manual Testing over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manual Testing
Rank - - 36
Permanent jobs citing Manual Testing 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
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
136 131 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 85.53% 94.24% 92.55%
Number of salaries quoted 114 65 112
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Manual Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Manual Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Manual 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Manual Testing.

1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking

Manual Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Issue Tracking
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft