The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 20 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 11.35% 9.52% 8.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.40% 11.54% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 19
Average salary £38,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,250 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
County Antrim

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
129 104 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 91.49% 82.54% 65.63%
Number of salaries quoted 59 65 113
Average salary £38,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.18% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Belfast

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Unit 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 Unit Testing.

1 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (60.00%) MVC
4 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 11 (55.00%) HTML5
5 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 9 (45.00%) SQL
5 9 (45.00%) C#
5 9 (45.00%) .NET
6 8 (40.00%) Oracle
6 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 8 (40.00%) Scrum
6 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
6 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 8 (40.00%) Open Source
6 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 8 (40.00%) BDD
7 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
7 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 7 (35.00%) Java
8 6 (30.00%) Web Services
8 6 (30.00%) Project Management
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 6 (30.00%) Computer Science

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast region citing Unit 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 Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (20.00%) Node.js
3 2 (10.00%) OpenStack
4 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (5.00%) OLTP
3 1 (5.00%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (30.00%) NUnit
2 6 (30.00%) Subversion
3 4 (20.00%) JUnit
4 3 (15.00%) TestNG
5 2 (10.00%) Ant
5 2 (10.00%) Metasploit
5 2 (10.00%) Mercurial
5 2 (10.00%) Selenium
5 2 (10.00%) Maven
5 2 (10.00%) Capybara
5 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
5 2 (10.00%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (10.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) AWS Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Development Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) HTML
1 16 (80.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) HTML5
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 8 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (35.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (30.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) JDBC
7 4 (20.00%) JSP
7 4 (20.00%) Servlets
7 4 (20.00%) J2EE
7 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (20.00%) Spring
7 4 (20.00%) CSS3
8 2 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) WCF
8 2 (10.00%) WPF
8 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (60.00%) MVC
3 11 (55.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (45.00%) TDD
5 8 (40.00%) Scrum
5 8 (40.00%) Configuration Management
5 8 (40.00%) BDD
6 6 (30.00%) Project Management
6 6 (30.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (25.00%) System Testing
7 5 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) OOP
8 4 (20.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.00%) Concurrent Programming
10 2 (10.00%) Validation
10 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
10 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
10 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
10 2 (10.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 4 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (15.00%) Shell Script
6 2 (10.00%) Python
6 2 (10.00%) Ruby
7 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (5.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) HNC
2 1 (5.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Xen
1 2 (10.00%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Oracle
2 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Rapid7
4 1 (5.00%) IBM
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 14 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago