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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 23 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 7.59% 2.70% 7.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.82% 3.70% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 14
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £36,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £41,200 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
112 108 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 77.24% 72.97% 62.56%
Number of salaries quoted 49 82 72
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Belfast

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) .NET
3 14 (63.64%) Oracle
3 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
4 13 (59.09%) XML
5 11 (50.00%) OO
5 11 (50.00%) MVC
5 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (45.45%) SOA
6 10 (45.45%) Web Services
6 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
7 9 (40.91%) Windows
7 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
9 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
9 7 (31.82%) C++
10 6 (27.27%) C
10 6 (27.27%) CSS
10 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
10 6 (27.27%) jQuery
10 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
11 5 (22.73%) Silverlight
11 5 (22.73%) Use Case
11 5 (22.73%) BC Cleared
11 5 (22.73%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (31.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (22.73%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle8/8i Database
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.09%) OLTP
4 2 (9.09%) OLAP
4 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Visual Studio
2 5 (22.73%) Rational Rose
2 5 (22.73%) NUnit
2 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (22.73%) MSTest
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Investment Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 17 (77.27%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Software Developer
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C++ Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (77.27%) .NET
2 14 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 14 (63.64%) HTML
3 13 (59.09%) XML
4 10 (45.45%) Web Services
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 6 (27.27%) CSS
7 5 (22.73%) XSLT
7 5 (22.73%) COM+
7 5 (22.73%) JSON
7 5 (22.73%) Ajax
7 5 (22.73%) Silverlight
8 3 (13.64%) WCF
8 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET
9 2 (9.09%) WPF
10 1 (4.55%) Qt
10 1 (4.55%) Lucene
10 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) GIS
1 5 (22.73%) Open Source
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) CAN bus
3 1 (4.55%) Equities
3 1 (4.55%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.55%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 5 (22.73%) Windows 7
3 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) OO
1 11 (50.00%) MVC
2 10 (45.45%) SOA
3 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 5 (22.73%) Use Case
5 5 (22.73%) UML
5 5 (22.73%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) Workflow
6 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (9.09%) Multithreading
6 2 (9.09%) High Availability
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
7 1 (4.55%) BDD
7 1 (4.55%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) C#
3 7 (31.82%) C++
3 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
4 6 (27.27%) C
5 4 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) MCAD
1 5 (22.73%) MCSD
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) BC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) CTC Cleared
1 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) ESRI
3 5 (22.73%) Northgate
4 1 (4.55%) KANA
4 1 (4.55%) Sybase
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago