The table below looks at the statistics for Test Management 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 Test Management over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Test Management
Rank 40 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Test Management 2 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.20% 1.18% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 1.42% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £30,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
Test Management
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
152 141 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 91.02% 83.43% 68.87%
Number of salaries quoted 74 90 118
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Test Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Test Management Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Test Management
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Test Management Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Test Management
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Management within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 26 May 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
County Antrim -9 2 £30,000 -
Test Management
UK

Test Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Test Management 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 Test Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) SaaS
2 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security

Test Management
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland region citing Test Management 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 Test Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
1 1 (50.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Stress Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Security
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
1 1 (50.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) HP