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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 49 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 23 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.41% 1.33% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 1.82% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 6
Average salary £37,500 £33,250 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.78% -4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,765 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,200 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
549 275 342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 81.45% 73.33% 77.38%
Number of salaries quoted 507 260 305
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 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 40 (75.47%) JavaScript
2 35 (66.04%) XML
2 35 (66.04%) Software Engineering
3 31 (58.49%) Enterprise Software
4 27 (50.94%) Java
5 26 (49.06%) HTML
6 25 (47.17%) CSS
6 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
7 24 (45.28%) Degree
7 24 (45.28%) Computer Science
8 23 (43.40%) Web Development
8 23 (43.40%) jQuery
8 23 (43.40%) Sun
8 23 (43.40%) Sun Certification
8 23 (43.40%) JSP
8 23 (43.40%) Struts
8 23 (43.40%) Web Services
8 23 (43.40%) JUnit
8 23 (43.40%) EJB
8 23 (43.40%) J2EE
8 23 (43.40%) Linux
9 22 (41.51%) Ajax
10 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
10 17 (32.08%) Finance
10 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
10 17 (32.08%) .NET
10 17 (32.08%) Servlets
11 15 (28.30%) C#
12 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.53%) Git (software)

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (9.43%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) IIS
3 1 (1.89%) DNN
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server 2005
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) JUnit
2 13 (24.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) NUnit
4 1 (1.89%) Moq
4 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (92.45%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 23 (43.40%) J2EE Developer
2 23 (43.40%) Java Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (15.09%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
5 4 (7.55%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Applications Support
7 1 (1.89%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) XML
2 26 (49.06%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) CSS
4 23 (43.40%) jQuery
4 23 (43.40%) JSP
4 23 (43.40%) Struts
4 23 (43.40%) Web Services
4 23 (43.40%) EJB
4 23 (43.40%) J2EE
5 22 (41.51%) Ajax
6 17 (32.08%) .NET
6 17 (32.08%) Servlets
7 13 (24.53%) HTML5
8 12 (22.64%) Backbone.js
8 12 (22.64%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (22.64%) CSS3
9 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
9 9 (16.98%) .NET Framework
10 8 (15.09%) XHTML
11 4 (7.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 31 (58.49%) Enterprise Software
2 24 (45.28%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (66.04%) Software Engineering
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (43.40%) Web Development
4 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
5 12 (22.64%) SOA
6 10 (18.87%) UML
6 10 (18.87%) Data Modelling
6 10 (18.87%) TDD
7 4 (7.55%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 1 (1.89%) Content Management
8 1 (1.89%) Scrum
8 1 (1.89%) Web Design
8 1 (1.89%) MVC
8 1 (1.89%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) JavaScript
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) C#
4 11 (20.75%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 24 (45.28%) Degree
2 23 (43.40%) Sun Certification
3 12 (22.64%) MCP
3 12 (22.64%) MCAD
3 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.77%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Sun
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft