Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
County Antrim > Belfast
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 41 18
Rank change year-on-year -3 -23 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 1 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 4.17% 0.34% 9.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 0.37% 10.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 8
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.90% -22.50% +18.52%
10th Percentile £31,000 £29,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £42,000 £33,000 £46,250
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £31,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.90% -22.50% +18.52%

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Belfast
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 327 267 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 90.83% 89.90% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 188 206 93
Belfast median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% +21.43%
10th Percentile £19,750 £27,125 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £63,000 £65,000
County Antrim median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +23.08%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Belfast.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing 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 in Belfast.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Belfast

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Belfast

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Belfast over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 12 (80.00%) Oracle
3 12 (80.00%) C#
3 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
3 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
5 7 (46.67%) jQuery
5 7 (46.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 7 (46.67%) RESTful
5 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (46.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
5 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
5 7 (46.67%) Backbone.js
5 7 (46.67%) KnockoutJS
5 7 (46.67%) CQRS
5 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
5 7 (46.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (46.67%) DevOps
5 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 7 (46.67%) Angular 2
5 7 (46.67%) DocumentDB

Unit Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) DocumentDB
1 7 (46.67%) NoSQL
1 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) Octopus Deploy
1 7 (46.67%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (46.67%) Legal
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 5 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
4 7 (46.67%) Angular 2
4 7 (46.67%) Backbone.js
4 7 (46.67%) Classic ASP
4 7 (46.67%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) Entity Framework
4 7 (46.67%) HTML
4 7 (46.67%) jQuery
4 7 (46.67%) KnockoutJS
4 7 (46.67%) RESTful
4 7 (46.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (46.67%) Web Services
5 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (13.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (60.00%) TDD
4 7 (46.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 7 (46.67%) CQRS
4 7 (46.67%) DevOps
4 7 (46.67%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (46.67%) Scrum
4 7 (46.67%) SDLC
5 2 (13.33%) Front End Development
5 2 (13.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (13.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 5 (33.33%) HNC
2 5 (33.33%) HND
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) Oracle
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft