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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 62 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.73% 3.18% 4.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 3.79% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 14
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £40,000 £37,350
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
541 528 314
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.20% 83.94% 79.49%
Number of salaries quoted 472 454 268
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 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 28 April 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 18 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 14 (63.64%) .NET
4 13 (59.09%) Degree
5 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
5 9 (40.91%) WCF
5 9 (40.91%) MVC
5 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
6 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 8 (36.36%) CruiseControl
6 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) LINQ
7 7 (31.82%) Android
7 7 (31.82%) Android Development
8 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 6 (27.27%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) C++
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
9 5 (22.73%) UNIX
10 4 (18.18%) Bugzilla
10 4 (18.18%) Logistics
10 4 (18.18%) Oracle
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
10 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
10 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
11 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
11 3 (13.64%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.55%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) CruiseControl
2 4 (18.18%) Bugzilla
3 2 (9.09%) JUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Ant
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Developer
2 9 (40.91%) Software Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (22.73%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Software Engineer
6 3 (13.64%) Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) QA Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 2 (9.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Application Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) QlikView Developer
8 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Programmer
8 1 (4.55%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (4.55%) C++ Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (63.64%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
2 9 (40.91%) WCF
3 7 (31.82%) LINQ
4 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 3 (13.64%) Ajax
4 3 (13.64%) XML
5 2 (9.09%) J2EE
5 2 (9.09%) EJB
5 2 (9.09%) JSP
5 2 (9.09%) Struts
5 2 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) Servlets
6 1 (4.55%) CSS
6 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.55%) XSD
6 1 (4.55%) XSLT
6 1 (4.55%) WinForms
6 1 (4.55%) HTML
6 1 (4.55%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Android
2 5 (22.73%) UNIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) MVC
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
2 8 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (31.82%) Android Development
4 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 4 (18.18%) Logistics
5 4 (18.18%) Automation Testing
5 4 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Manual Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 2 (9.09%) OO
8 1 (4.55%) UML
8 1 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
8 1 (4.55%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 18 (81.82%) C#
2 17 (77.27%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) T-SQL
4 6 (27.27%) Java
5 5 (22.73%) C++
6 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
7 1 (4.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 13 (59.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (4.55%) MKS
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