The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 47 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.44% 2.01% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.77% 2.36% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
282 296 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 81.27% 85.06% 75.60%
Number of salaries quoted 190 275 267
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Luton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (55.56%) WCF
4 5 (55.56%) jQuery
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
5 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 4 (44.44%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
5 4 (44.44%) B2B
5 4 (44.44%) B2C
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
5 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) Papyrus
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (44.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (44.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Analyst Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Programmer
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB Developer
4 1 (11.11%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) WCF
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 4 (44.44%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
3 4 (44.44%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) NHibernate
3 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (22.22%) Silverlight
5 1 (11.11%) LINQ
5 1 (11.11%) RESTful
5 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (11.11%) WPF
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Dependency Injection
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) B2B
2 4 (44.44%) B2C
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Kanban
3 1 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) XAML
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle