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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 29 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.71% 12.10% 6.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 12.61% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Median salary £40,000 £39,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +7.58%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
122 119 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 87.14% 95.97% 93.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 56 85
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +38.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 June 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 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) C#
2 20 (95.24%) WCF
3 19 (90.48%) HTML
3 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
3 19 (90.48%) CSS
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 18 (85.71%) HTML5
4 18 (85.71%) CSS3
5 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 15 (71.43%) BizTalk Server
5 15 (71.43%) Apache Cordova
6 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
7 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
7 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
9 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
9 2 (9.52%) WPF
9 2 (9.52%) Retail
9 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
9 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
10 1 (4.76%) EPiServer
10 1 (4.76%) Sitefinity
10 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Content Management
10 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
10 1 (4.76%) MVC

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 15 (71.43%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Sitefinity
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (90.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (80.95%) .NET Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Applications Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) .NET
2 20 (95.24%) WCF
3 19 (90.48%) CSS
3 19 (90.48%) HTML
4 18 (85.71%) ASP.NET
4 18 (85.71%) CSS3
4 18 (85.71%) HTML5
5 15 (71.43%) .NET Framework
5 15 (71.43%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
6 2 (9.52%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) Web Services
7 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
1 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
2 1 (4.76%) Content Management
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Content Management
2 1 (4.76%) MVC
2 1 (4.76%) OO
2 1 (4.76%) OOD
2 1 (4.76%) TDD
2 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (95.24%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
1 10 (47.62%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) EPiServer