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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 39 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 36 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.45% 0.58% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.68% 0.82% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 36 1 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 243 358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.67% 71.05% 79.73%
Number of salaries quoted 500 230 326
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,500 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 1 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
2 38 (67.86%) XML
3 36 (64.29%) Software Engineering
4 34 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (50.00%) HTML
5 28 (50.00%) Java
6 27 (48.21%) CSS
7 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
8 25 (44.64%) Computer Science
8 25 (44.64%) Degree
9 24 (42.86%) Web Development
9 24 (42.86%) Sun
9 24 (42.86%) Sun Certification
9 24 (42.86%) JSP
9 24 (42.86%) Struts
9 24 (42.86%) Web Services
9 24 (42.86%) JUnit
9 24 (42.86%) EJB
9 24 (42.86%) J2EE
9 24 (42.86%) Linux
10 23 (41.07%) jQuery
11 22 (39.29%) Ajax
12 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
12 19 (33.93%) .NET
13 18 (32.14%) Servlets
13 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
13 18 (32.14%) Finance
14 17 (30.36%) C#
15 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
16 14 (25.00%) MCP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 5 (8.93%) CMS
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (21.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (42.86%) JUnit
2 13 (23.21%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.57%) NUnit
4 1 (1.79%) Moq
4 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (32.14%) Telecoms
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (92.86%) Developer
2 24 (42.86%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 24 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 24 (42.86%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Front-End Developer
4 10 (17.86%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.14%) UI Developer
5 4 (7.14%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
6 2 (3.57%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (3.57%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.57%) .NET Team Leader
7 1 (1.79%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (1.79%) .NET Developer
7 1 (1.79%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.79%) Analyst
7 1 (1.79%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (67.86%) XML
2 28 (50.00%) HTML
3 27 (48.21%) CSS
4 24 (42.86%) JSP
4 24 (42.86%) Struts
4 24 (42.86%) Web Services
4 24 (42.86%) EJB
4 24 (42.86%) J2EE
5 23 (41.07%) jQuery
6 22 (39.29%) Ajax
7 19 (33.93%) .NET
8 18 (32.14%) Servlets
9 13 (23.21%) HTML5
10 12 (21.43%) CSS3
10 12 (21.43%) Backbone.js
10 12 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
11 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
12 10 (17.86%) XHTML
13 4 (7.14%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (60.71%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (44.64%) Computer Science
3 10 (17.86%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Software Engineering
2 26 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (42.86%) Web Development
4 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
5 12 (21.43%) UML
5 12 (21.43%) Data Modelling
5 12 (21.43%) SOA
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
6 4 (7.14%) OO
6 4 (7.14%) Waterfall
7 1 (1.79%) Content Management
7 1 (1.79%) SEO
7 1 (1.79%) Scrum
7 1 (1.79%) Web Design
7 1 (1.79%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 41 (73.21%) JavaScript
2 28 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (30.36%) C#
4 13 (23.21%) SQL
5 4 (7.14%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 25 (44.64%) Degree
2 24 (42.86%) Sun Certification
3 14 (25.00%) MCP
3 14 (25.00%) MCAD
3 14 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.57%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Sun
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
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