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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank - 17 25
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 0 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 10.69% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 13.08% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Median salary - £35,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.75%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
206 107 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 89.18% 81.68% 85.45%
Number of salaries quoted 170 78 54
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £35,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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