The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northern Ireland region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 32 31 33
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 4.41% 2.26% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.45% 3.45% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
165 116 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 80.88% 65.54% 63.21%
Number of salaries quoted 97 79 72
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,249 £28,700 £15,390
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +1 8 £32,500 -7.14% 2
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) .NET
2 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 15 (65.22%) C#
2 15 (65.22%) HTML
3 14 (60.87%) OO
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
5 11 (47.83%) Web Services
5 11 (47.83%) XML
5 11 (47.83%) MVC
5 11 (47.83%) SOA
6 10 (43.48%) CSS
7 9 (39.13%) Windows
7 9 (39.13%) C++
7 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
7 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (34.78%) SharePoint
9 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
9 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (26.09%) GIS
9 6 (26.09%) ESRI
9 6 (26.09%) C
9 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
9 6 (26.09%) jQuery
9 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
9 6 (26.09%) Silverlight

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (34.78%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 2 (8.70%) Apache
3 2 (8.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
3 2 (8.70%) nginx
4 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle8/8i Database
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (8.70%) OLTP
5 2 (8.70%) OLAP
5 2 (8.70%) MySQL
5 2 (8.70%) HSQLDB
5 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (21.74%) MSTest
2 5 (21.74%) NUnit
2 5 (21.74%) Rational Rose
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle Developer
3 4 (17.39%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) C++ Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Software Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (65.22%) .NET
1 15 (65.22%) HTML
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
3 11 (47.83%) Web Services
3 11 (47.83%) XML
4 10 (43.48%) CSS
5 6 (26.09%) .NET Framework
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) Silverlight
6 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (21.74%) JSON
6 5 (21.74%) Ajax
6 5 (21.74%) XSLT
6 5 (21.74%) COM+
7 3 (13.04%) WCF
7 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
8 2 (8.70%) JSP
8 2 (8.70%) Servlets
8 2 (8.70%) Struts
8 2 (8.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) GIS
1 6 (26.09%) Open Source
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Equities
4 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
4 1 (4.35%) Physics
4 1 (4.35%) Derivative
4 1 (4.35%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 9 (39.13%) Windows
2 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) OO
2 11 (47.83%) MVC
2 11 (47.83%) SOA
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (26.09%) Integration Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Use Case
5 5 (21.74%) Web Development
5 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (21.74%) UML
5 5 (21.74%) OOP
6 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
7 3 (13.04%) System Testing
7 3 (13.04%) OOD
8 2 (8.70%) Workflow
8 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
8 2 (8.70%) Multithreading
8 2 (8.70%) High Availability
9 1 (4.35%) Analytics
9 1 (4.35%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 22 (95.65%) SQL
2 15 (65.22%) C#
3 9 (39.13%) C++
3 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) C
5 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Java
7 2 (8.70%) Python
7 2 (8.70%) Perl
7 2 (8.70%) Ruby
8 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) BC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) CTC Cleared
1 6 (26.09%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) MCAD
2 5 (21.74%) MCSD
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Oracle
2 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) ESRI
4 5 (21.74%) Northgate
5 1 (4.35%) KANA
5 1 (4.35%) Sybase
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