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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 18 18 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 23 14 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 14.20% 8.86% 7.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.75% 10.94% 11.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 19
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £29,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
146 128 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 90.12% 81.01% 65.07%
Number of salaries quoted 73 81 117
Average salary £38,000 £29,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.91% -26.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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
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 22 May 2015. 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 -2 16 £38,000 +4.82% 2
County Armagh - 1 £31,500 -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (42.86%) Degree
4 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 12 (42.86%) HTML5
4 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 11 (39.29%) System Testing
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
6 9 (32.14%) Java
6 9 (32.14%) C#
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
7 8 (28.57%) Oracle
7 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 8 (28.57%) OO
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
7 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 8 (28.57%) SharePoint
7 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 8 (28.57%) Open Source
7 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
8 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 5 (17.86%) Node.js
3 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 4 (14.29%) WebSphere
4 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (10.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.57%) SQLite
4 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.57%) Redis
4 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.57%) OLTP
4 1 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (3.57%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 6 (21.43%) NUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Subversion
3 4 (14.29%) JUnit
4 3 (10.71%) TestNG
5 2 (7.14%) Ant
5 2 (7.14%) Cucumber
5 2 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
5 2 (7.14%) Capybara
5 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.14%) Selenium
5 2 (7.14%) Mercurial
5 2 (7.14%) Metasploit
5 2 (7.14%) Maven
6 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.57%) Mocha
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
1 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 7 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Applications Developer
3 6 (21.43%) AWS Developer
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Web Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Java Applications Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (67.86%) HTML
1 19 (67.86%) CSS
2 12 (42.86%) HTML5
3 9 (32.14%) .NET
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 8 (28.57%) .NET Framework
4 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (25.00%) Entity Framework
6 6 (21.43%) Web Services
7 5 (17.86%) CSS3
8 4 (14.29%) JDBC
8 4 (14.29%) JSP
8 4 (14.29%) Servlets
8 4 (14.29%) J2EE
8 4 (14.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (14.29%) Spring
9 2 (7.14%) XML
9 2 (7.14%) WCF
9 2 (7.14%) WPF
9 2 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 8 (28.57%) Open Source
3 3 (10.71%) Visualisation
4 2 (7.14%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) UNIX
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (64.29%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (60.71%) Software Engineering
4 12 (42.86%) MVC
5 11 (39.29%) System Testing
6 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 8 (28.57%) OO
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) Configuration Management
7 8 (28.57%) BDD
8 6 (21.43%) Project Management
8 6 (21.43%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (17.86%) OOP
10 4 (14.29%) Multithreading
11 3 (10.71%) OOD
11 3 (10.71%) Concurrent Programming
12 2 (7.14%) ERP
12 2 (7.14%) Validation
12 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
12 2 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 19 (67.86%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) SQL
3 9 (32.14%) Java
3 9 (32.14%) C#
4 7 (25.00%) C++
5 6 (21.43%) Python
6 4 (14.29%) PL/SQL
6 4 (14.29%) C
7 3 (10.71%) Shell Script
8 2 (7.14%) Ruby
9 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) HNC
2 1 (3.57%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) VirtualBox
1 2 (7.14%) Xen
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Nmap
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) VMware
3 2 (7.14%) Rapid7
4 1 (3.57%) IBM
Belfast
Rapid7
Posted: 15 days ago
Belfast
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago