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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 71 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 22 37 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.95% 4.04% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 5.39% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 37 20
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £37,150
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
914 686 720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.96% 74.97% 77.42%
Number of salaries quoted 657 593 567
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (46.67%) .NET
2 32 (42.67%) HTML
2 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (40.00%) OO
4 29 (38.67%) C#
5 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
6 26 (34.67%) Web Services
6 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
7 25 (33.33%) CSS
7 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 23 (30.67%) Degree
9 22 (29.33%) WCF
9 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (28.00%) Java
10 21 (28.00%) WPF
10 21 (28.00%) NUnit
11 20 (26.67%) MCP
11 20 (26.67%) MCAD
11 20 (26.67%) MCSD
11 20 (26.67%) Linux
11 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
12 19 (25.33%) MVC
13 18 (24.00%) XML
13 18 (24.00%) JSP
14 17 (22.67%) SQL
15 16 (21.33%) Windows
15 16 (21.33%) TDD
15 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
16 14 (18.67%) PHP5
16 14 (18.67%) Git (software)

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 13 (17.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (18.67%) MySQL
2 14 (18.67%) Big Data
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.33%) MS Access
4 1 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 21 (28.00%) NUnit
2 14 (18.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (13.33%) Eclipse
4 9 (12.00%) Visual Studio
5 8 (10.67%) Selenium
6 6 (8.00%) JUnit
7 1 (1.33%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.33%) XMLUnit
7 1 (1.33%) Maven
General
1 12 (16.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.00%) Banking
3 5 (6.67%) Retail
3 5 (6.67%) Legal
4 3 (4.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 51 (68.00%) Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Senior Developer
2 21 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (17.33%) Team Leader
4 12 (16.00%) Development Team Leader
4 12 (16.00%) PHP Developer
4 12 (16.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 12 (16.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Senior PHP Developer
6 9 (12.00%) Software Development Team Leader
6 9 (12.00%) Software Team Leader
7 8 (10.67%) Automated Tester
7 8 (10.67%) Tester
8 7 (9.33%) Software Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Analyst
9 6 (8.00%) J2EE Developer
9 6 (8.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Junior Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (6.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (46.67%) .NET
2 32 (42.67%) HTML
3 26 (34.67%) Web Services
4 25 (33.33%) CSS
5 22 (29.33%) WCF
6 21 (28.00%) WPF
7 18 (24.00%) JSP
7 18 (24.00%) XML
8 14 (18.67%) Symfony
8 14 (18.67%) REST
9 13 (17.33%) Spring
9 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
10 11 (14.67%) jQuery
11 10 (13.33%) ASP.NET
11 10 (13.33%) J2EE
11 10 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 8 (10.67%) Dojo
13 6 (8.00%) EJB
13 6 (8.00%) Struts
13 6 (8.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (18.67%) Clustering
2 7 (9.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) EMV
4 1 (1.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Linux
2 16 (21.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (42.67%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (40.00%) OO
3 19 (25.33%) MVC
4 16 (21.33%) TDD
4 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
5 11 (14.67%) Line Management
6 9 (12.00%) Web Development
7 6 (8.00%) User Stories
7 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (6.67%) Automated Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Web Design
9 3 (4.00%) UML
9 3 (4.00%) Use Case
9 3 (4.00%) Manual Testing
9 3 (4.00%) Time Management
9 3 (4.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (4.00%) Coaching
10 2 (2.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (38.67%) C#
2 25 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 21 (28.00%) Java
4 17 (22.67%) SQL
5 14 (18.67%) PHP
5 14 (18.67%) PHP5
6 10 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 5 (6.67%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.00%) XAML
9 1 (1.33%) AspectJ
9 1 (1.33%) Groovy
9 1 (1.33%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 23 (30.67%) Degree
2 22 (29.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (26.67%) MCP
3 20 (26.67%) MCAD
3 20 (26.67%) MCSD
4 6 (8.00%) Sun Certification
5 5 (6.67%) ISTQB
6 3 (4.00%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (4.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) MCSE
7 1 (1.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.67%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (34.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.00%) JBoss
3 6 (8.00%) Sun
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) Progress
6 1 (1.33%) SAP
6 1 (1.33%) Reuters
6 1 (1.33%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.33%) Twitter
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car, Fuel card, bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + exc benefits
Posted: 27 days ago