The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 69 48 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 38 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.86% 4.06% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% 5.51% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 19
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,700 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
Buckinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
908 690 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.50% 73.80% 76.92%
Number of salaries quoted 650 599 559
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,200 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 34 (44.16%) HTML
3 33 (42.86%) OO
4 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (37.66%) C#
6 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
6 27 (35.06%) CSS
7 26 (33.77%) Web Services
7 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
8 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
9 23 (29.87%) Linux
9 23 (29.87%) Degree
10 22 (28.57%) WCF
10 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 22 (28.57%) MVC
11 21 (27.27%) Java
11 21 (27.27%) WPF
11 21 (27.27%) NUnit
12 20 (25.97%) MCP
12 20 (25.97%) MCAD
12 20 (25.97%) MCSD
12 20 (25.97%) MS Excel
13 19 (24.68%) TDD
14 18 (23.38%) XML
14 18 (23.38%) JSP
15 17 (22.08%) PHP
15 17 (22.08%) SQL
15 17 (22.08%) MySQL
15 17 (22.08%) Clustering
15 17 (22.08%) Symfony

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 10 (12.99%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (12.99%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (25.97%) MS Excel
2 13 (16.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 17 (22.08%) MySQL
2 17 (22.08%) Big Data
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) MS Access
4 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) NUnit
2 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
3 10 (12.99%) Eclipse
4 9 (11.69%) Visual Studio
5 8 (10.39%) Selenium
6 6 (7.79%) JUnit
7 1 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.30%) XMLUnit
7 1 (1.30%) Maven
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Banking
3 5 (6.49%) Retail
3 5 (6.49%) Legal
4 3 (3.90%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 53 (68.83%) Developer
2 22 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 21 (27.27%) Java Developer
4 14 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 14 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 14 (18.18%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 13 (16.88%) Team Leader
6 12 (15.58%) Development Team Leader
7 11 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Software Development Team Leader
8 9 (11.69%) Software Team Leader
9 8 (10.39%) Tester
9 8 (10.39%) Automated Tester
10 7 (9.09%) Software Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Analyst
11 6 (7.79%) J2EE Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (6.49%) Junior Developer
12 5 (6.49%) Senior Software Developer
12 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (45.45%) .NET
2 34 (44.16%) HTML
3 27 (35.06%) CSS
4 26 (33.77%) Web Services
5 22 (28.57%) WCF
6 21 (27.27%) WPF
7 18 (23.38%) XML
7 18 (23.38%) JSP
8 17 (22.08%) Symfony
8 17 (22.08%) REST
9 13 (16.88%) Hibernate
9 13 (16.88%) Spring
10 11 (14.29%) jQuery
11 10 (12.99%) .NET Framework
11 10 (12.99%) ASP.NET
11 10 (12.99%) J2EE
12 8 (10.39%) Dojo
13 6 (7.79%) Struts
13 6 (7.79%) EJB
13 6 (7.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Clustering
2 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.60%) EMV
4 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 23 (29.87%) Linux
2 16 (20.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (42.86%) OO
2 32 (41.56%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (28.57%) MVC
4 19 (24.68%) TDD
5 9 (11.69%) Web Development
6 6 (7.79%) User Stories
6 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
7 5 (6.49%) Automated Testing
8 3 (3.90%) Web Design
8 3 (3.90%) UML
8 3 (3.90%) Use Case
8 3 (3.90%) Time Management
8 3 (3.90%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.90%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.60%) Web Testing
9 2 (2.60%) OOA/OOD
9 2 (2.60%) Code Coverage
9 2 (2.60%) RUP
9 2 (2.60%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 29 (37.66%) C#
2 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
3 21 (27.27%) Java
4 17 (22.08%) PHP
4 17 (22.08%) SQL
4 17 (22.08%) PHP5
5 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.49%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.90%) XAML
8 1 (1.30%) AspectJ
8 1 (1.30%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 23 (29.87%) Degree
2 22 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (25.97%) MCP
3 20 (25.97%) MCAD
3 20 (25.97%) MCSD
4 6 (7.79%) Sun Certification
5 5 (6.49%) ISTQB
6 3 (3.90%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.30%) MCSE
7 1 (1.30%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (33.77%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.58%) JBoss
3 6 (7.79%) Sun
4 3 (3.90%) Oracle
5 2 (2.60%) Progress
6 1 (1.30%) Reuters
6 1 (1.30%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.30%) Twitter
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