The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 12 12
Rank change year-on-year -25 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.65% 16.81% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 19.61% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Median salary £50,000 £36,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.88% -5.26%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 217 102 56
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 89.67% 85.71% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 178 59 40
Median salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -7.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in County Antrim citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in County Antrim

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing in County Antrim.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in County Antrim

Unit Testing
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Belfast -21 4 £50,000 +38.88% 2
Unit Testing
Northern Ireland

Unit Testing
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Programmatic Advertising

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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 4 (100.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
General
1 4 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior PHP Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) LAMP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Kanban
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Programmatic Advertising
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker