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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 48 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 18 24 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.56% 4.99% 6.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 6.42% 8.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 28
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £34,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
380 374 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 75.10% 77.75% 77.94%
Number of salaries quoted 301 333 354
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £28,636 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,215 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 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 24 April 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 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) OO
3 17 (56.67%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) .NET
4 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 14 (46.67%) Java
6 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 13 (43.33%) MVC
6 13 (43.33%) Degree
7 12 (40.00%) PhD
8 10 (33.33%) OOD
8 10 (33.33%) WinForms
9 9 (30.00%) Scrum
9 9 (30.00%) SQL
9 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (26.67%) Web Services
10 8 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (26.67%) NUnit
10 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
10 8 (26.67%) WPF
10 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
10 8 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (23.33%) Project Management
12 6 (20.00%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) TDD
12 6 (20.00%) Games
12 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (20.00%) Game Development
12 6 (20.00%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 5 (16.67%) IIS
1 5 (16.67%) CMS
1 5 (16.67%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 8 (26.67%) NUnit
3 5 (16.67%) Moq
4 4 (13.33%) JUnit
5 2 (6.67%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (20.00%) Games
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Back Office
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 18 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (40.00%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (30.00%) .NET Developer
5 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Software Manager
8 3 (10.00%) Agile .NET Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Agile C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Lead .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C++/Java Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Software Development Manager
9 2 (6.67%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) C++ Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (56.67%) .NET
2 10 (33.33%) WinForms
3 8 (26.67%) Web Services
3 8 (26.67%) .NET Framework
3 8 (26.67%) WPF
4 6 (20.00%) RESTful
4 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (16.67%) Entity Framework
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 5 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 2 (6.67%) HTML
6 2 (6.67%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) XSLT
7 1 (3.33%) XHTML
7 1 (3.33%) CSS
7 1 (3.33%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (26.67%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (20.00%) Mathematics
2 6 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (20.00%) Algorithms
3 5 (16.67%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.67%) CUDA
4 2 (6.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) Windows
2 6 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (60.00%) OO
3 13 (43.33%) MVC
4 10 (33.33%) OOD
5 9 (30.00%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Multithreading
6 8 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (23.33%) Project Management
8 6 (20.00%) TDD
8 6 (20.00%) Game Development
9 5 (16.67%) CRM
10 2 (6.67%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (6.67%) Parallel Programming
10 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 2 (6.67%) Coaching
11 1 (3.33%) OOP
11 1 (3.33%) Line Management
11 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
11 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (56.67%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 9 (30.00%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) C++
5 2 (6.67%) Delphi
6 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (43.33%) Degree
2 12 (40.00%) PhD
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (3.33%) Business Objects
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Microsoft Certs and Amazing Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Computer Futures
Salary: £39000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago