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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 59 66 49
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.35% 1.72% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.99% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 19
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £41,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
466 552 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 89.79% 86.52% 86.49%
Number of salaries quoted 364 477 469
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) JSP
3 9 (50.00%) Java
3 9 (50.00%) J2EE
4 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 8 (44.44%) Degree
4 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
4 8 (44.44%) Sun
4 8 (44.44%) Sun Certification
4 8 (44.44%) JUnit
4 8 (44.44%) Struts
4 8 (44.44%) EJB
4 8 (44.44%) XML
4 8 (44.44%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) C#
5 6 (33.33%) Ajax
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) TDD
6 5 (27.78%) Project Management
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (16.67%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (11.11%) K2 blackpearl
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) DTS
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) JUnit
2 2 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
1 2 (11.11%) Law
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (44.44%) J2EE Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 8 (44.44%) Linux Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Agile Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 9 (50.00%) J2EE
2 9 (50.00%) JSP
3 8 (44.44%) EJB
3 8 (44.44%) Struts
3 8 (44.44%) XML
4 6 (33.33%) .NET
4 6 (33.33%) Ajax
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) CSS
6 3 (16.67%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) Classic ASP
7 2 (11.11%) Servlets
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (44.44%) Computer Science
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Web Development
3 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 3 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (16.67%) Dimensional Modelling
4 3 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 3 (16.67%) MVC
5 2 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 9 (50.00%) Java
3 6 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (27.78%) SQL
5 3 (16.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
6 2 (11.11%) VB
6 2 (11.11%) VB6
6 2 (11.11%) VBA
7 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
1 8 (44.44%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Sun
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) BMC
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle