The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland 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 31 16 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 19 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 0.63% 13.87% 5.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% 14.73% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 3
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
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
136 129 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 85.53% 94.16% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 114 63 113
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +41.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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 Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland 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 Northern Ireland

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -7 1 £40,000 +2.56%
Unit Testing
UK

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 22 (91.67%) HTML
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 20 (83.33%) C#
3 20 (83.33%) WCF
4 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
4 19 (79.17%) HTML5
4 19 (79.17%) CSS3
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 15 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
6 15 (62.50%) Apache Cordova
7 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
8 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
8 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.67%) OOD
9 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
9 4 (16.67%) OO
9 4 (16.67%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 3 (12.50%) Perl
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 3 (12.50%) Java
10 3 (12.50%) Python
10 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Ruby
10 3 (12.50%) Linux
10 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 3 (12.50%) System Testing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 (62.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Sitefinity
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (79.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (95.83%) Developer
2 17 (70.83%) .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Web Applications Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Java Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Applications Developer
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (91.67%) CSS
1 22 (91.67%) HTML
2 21 (87.50%) .NET
3 20 (83.33%) WCF
4 19 (79.17%) CSS3
4 19 (79.17%) HTML5
5 18 (75.00%) ASP.NET
6 15 (62.50%) .NET Framework
6 15 (62.50%) Apache Cordova
7 2 (8.33%) ADO.NET
7 2 (8.33%) WPF
8 1 (4.17%) Ajax
8 1 (4.17%) J2EE
8 1 (4.17%) jQuery
8 1 (4.17%) JSP
8 1 (4.17%) JSTL
8 1 (4.17%) Servlets
8 1 (4.17%) Struts
8 1 (4.17%) Web Services
8 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) OO
1 4 (16.67%) OOD
2 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (12.50%) Software Engineering
2 3 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (8.33%) Multithreading
3 2 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (4.17%) Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Content Management
4 1 (4.17%) TDD
4 1 (4.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) Perl
3 3 (12.50%) Python
3 3 (12.50%) Ruby
3 3 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) EPiServer