Period
to 22 September 2018

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 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 48 43
Rank change year-on-year +1 -5 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 3.14% 3.36% 0.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 3.63% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 2
County Antrim median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -1.41% -11.25%
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,000 £29,850
90th Percentile £65,625 £43,500 £41,550
Northern Ireland median annual salary £52,500 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% -1.41% -8.97%

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 County Antrim with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 345 331 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 90.31% 92.72% 92.11%
Number of salaries quoted 243 206 198
County Antrim median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% -9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,125 £25,700
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £58,250
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% -8.75% +14.29%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

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

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
Salary Histogram in County Antrim

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in County Antrim over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +4 12 £52,500 +50.00% 9
Unit Testing
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the County Antrim region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) TDD
4 5 (41.67%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) JUnit
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (33.33%) HTML5
5 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 4 (33.33%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) PHP
5 4 (33.33%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) C#
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (25.00%) Gradle
6 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (25.00%) Docker
6 3 (25.00%) Spock
6 3 (25.00%) jQuery

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) npm
2 2 (16.67%) Yarn
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (16.67%) Hazelcast
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) Cosmos DB
2 1 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) JUnit
3 3 (25.00%) Gradle
3 3 (25.00%) Spock
3 3 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (16.67%) Maven
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (8.33%) Selenium
5 1 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Trainee Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) HTML
2 5 (41.67%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML5
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (25.00%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) Akka
5 2 (16.67%) Doctrine
5 2 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 2 (16.67%) JAXB
5 2 (16.67%) JAX-RS
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) Kafka
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) React
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (16.67%) Spring Boot
5 2 (16.67%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (41.67%) TDD
3 5 (41.67%) Test Automation
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) SDLC
5 3 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Artificial Intelligence
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
6 2 (16.67%) Garbage Collection
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Pair Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Presales
6 2 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 2 (16.67%) SOA
6 2 (16.67%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) C#
5 2 (16.67%) ES6
5 2 (16.67%) Go
5 2 (16.67%) Java 8
5 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
5 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) FXall
3 1 (8.33%) Reuters