The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 48 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.29% 4.01% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.03% 5.16% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 4
Average salary £37,500 £35,250 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +15.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £32,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,350 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 310 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.66% 77.69% 73.46%
Number of salaries quoted 441 265 341
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £39,532
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -1.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
Unit Testing
Northamptonshire

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 16 April 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 23 (63.89%) C#
2 21 (58.33%) XML
2 21 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
3 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 18 (50.00%) .NET
4 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 17 (47.22%) HTML
6 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 16 (44.44%) Degree
6 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
7 15 (41.67%) Finance
8 14 (38.89%) SQL
8 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
9 13 (36.11%) CSS
9 13 (36.11%) Web Services
10 12 (33.33%) Sun
10 12 (33.33%) Sun Certification
10 12 (33.33%) JSP
10 12 (33.33%) Struts
10 12 (33.33%) Linux
10 12 (33.33%) Java
10 12 (33.33%) JUnit
10 12 (33.33%) J2EE
10 12 (33.33%) EJB
10 12 (33.33%) Web Development
10 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (27.78%) Servlets
11 10 (27.78%) Telecoms

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 8 (22.22%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) DNN
2 4 (11.11%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) DTS
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) JUnit
2 7 (19.44%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) Moq
4 3 (8.33%) CruiseControl
4 3 (8.33%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (41.67%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 9 (25.00%) Legal
4 5 (13.89%) Law
4 5 (13.89%) Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (94.44%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 12 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 12 (33.33%) J2EE Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (19.44%) SQL Developer
5 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (11.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Analyst Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Support Analyst
8 1 (2.78%) Applications Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (58.33%) XML
2 18 (50.00%) .NET
2 18 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (47.22%) HTML
4 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 13 (36.11%) CSS
5 13 (36.11%) Web Services
6 12 (33.33%) JSP
6 12 (33.33%) Struts
6 12 (33.33%) J2EE
6 12 (33.33%) EJB
7 10 (27.78%) Servlets
8 9 (25.00%) XHTML
8 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 4 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 4 (11.11%) LINQ
9 4 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (11.11%) HTML5
10 3 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (58.33%) Enterprise Software
2 16 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 12 (33.33%) Linux
2 10 (27.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Software Engineering
2 12 (33.33%) Web Development
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 9 (25.00%) UML
3 9 (25.00%) TDD
4 8 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
6 5 (13.89%) Practice Management
7 4 (11.11%) Web Design
7 4 (11.11%) Content Management
7 4 (11.11%) Scrum
7 4 (11.11%) SEO
7 4 (11.11%) MVC
7 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) OO
9 1 (2.78%) Time Management
9 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (63.89%) C#
2 20 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 14 (38.89%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) VB
5 3 (8.33%) RPG
6 1 (2.78%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 16 (44.44%) Degree
2 12 (33.33%) Sun Certification
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (25.00%) MCP
3 9 (25.00%) MCAD
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Sun
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Reuters
4 1 (2.78%) Oracle
4 1 (2.78%) Remedy
4 1 (2.78%) BMC
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Aimia
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
C.O.A.L IT Services Ltd
Salary: Package and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago