The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 56 38 55
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 37 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.83% 5.55% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 6.49% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 1
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -14.77%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Northamptonshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
588 570 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.63% 85.46% 78.15%
Number of salaries quoted 520 524 283
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Northampton

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 20 (74.07%) C#
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 17 (62.96%) Degree
3 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (48.15%) .NET
5 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
6 8 (29.63%) C++
6 8 (29.63%) UNIX
7 7 (25.93%) Windows
7 7 (25.93%) Java
7 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
7 7 (25.93%) QA
7 7 (25.93%) Logistics
7 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Bugzilla
7 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
7 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
8 6 (22.22%) MVC
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) CruiseControl
9 5 (18.52%) WCF
9 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (18.52%) LINQ
9 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
9 5 (18.52%) Android Development
9 5 (18.52%) Android
9 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
10 4 (14.81%) JavaScript

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
2 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
3 1 (3.70%) QlikView
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Bugzilla
2 5 (18.52%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Test Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) QA Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 5 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UI Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) UI Programmer
6 2 (7.41%) SAP BW Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Tester
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (48.15%) .NET
2 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
2 5 (18.52%) WCF
2 5 (18.52%) LINQ
3 4 (14.81%) Ajax
4 3 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
5 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
1 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) UNIX
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 5 (18.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
4 7 (25.93%) Logistics
4 7 (25.93%) Automated Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Manual Testing
5 6 (22.22%) MVC
6 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 5 (18.52%) Android Development
6 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.11%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.41%) Validation
8 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (3.70%) OO
9 1 (3.70%) Domain-Driven Design
9 1 (3.70%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) C#
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 8 (29.63%) C++
3 7 (25.93%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
5 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
6 2 (7.41%) ABAP
7 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Business Objects
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 1 (3.70%) MKS
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