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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 53 32 50
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2 21 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.50% 5.17% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.58% 5.82% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 2 20 15
Average salary £55,000 £75,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £75,000 £58,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
343 361 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 85.11% 88.92% 82.25%
Number of salaries quoted 212 327 354
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +6.25%

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 16 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) NUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#