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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 28 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.76% 9.80% 9.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 10.64% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 5
Median salary £31,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.50% +14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
115 47 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.79% 92.16% 85.71%
Number of salaries quoted 88 42 44
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unit 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) OLAP
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) OLTP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) OLAP
1 1 (50.00%) OLTP
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) High Availability
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft