The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 45 19 50
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +31
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 31 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.08% 10.99% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.69% 13.78% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12 29 8
Average salary £38,750 £30,000 £34,420
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -12.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,141
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
Tyne and Wear

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
325 225 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 83.33% 79.79% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 281 204 320
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) Java
2 13 (52.00%) OO
2 13 (52.00%) Degree
3 12 (48.00%) PhD
4 11 (44.00%) Windows
4 11 (44.00%) Linux
5 10 (40.00%) OOD
6 9 (36.00%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (32.00%) MVC
8 7 (28.00%) Games
8 7 (28.00%) OOP
8 7 (28.00%) C#
8 7 (28.00%) HTML
8 7 (28.00%) .NET
8 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (28.00%) QA
8 7 (28.00%) Game Development
8 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
9 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
9 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
10 5 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (20.00%) MySQL
10 5 (20.00%) PHP
10 5 (20.00%) PHP5
11 4 (16.00%) Zend
11 4 (16.00%) SQL

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
1 4 (16.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) InstallShield
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (8.00%) JIRA
4 1 (4.00%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (28.00%) Games
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 15 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (52.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (52.00%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C++ Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior PHP Web Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C++/Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.00%) LINQ
5 1 (4.00%) jQuery
5 1 (4.00%) HTML5
5 1 (4.00%) Yii
5 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.00%) Laravel
5 1 (4.00%) XML
5 1 (4.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) 3D Graphics
2 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (28.00%) Algorithms
3 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (12.00%) Physics
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) CUDA
6 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (44.00%) Windows
1 11 (44.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (52.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) OOD
4 9 (36.00%) Multithreading
5 8 (32.00%) MVC
6 7 (28.00%) OOP
6 7 (28.00%) Game Development
7 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
9 3 (12.00%) Scrum
10 2 (8.00%) B2B
10 2 (8.00%) B2C
11 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
11 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
11 1 (4.00%) CRM
11 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
11 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) PHP5
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Degree
2 12 (48.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Zend
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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