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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 53 38 36
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.58% 3.55% 5.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 4.40% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 21
Average salary £37,500 £33,750 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -34.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,250 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,600 £41,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
489 386 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 85.94% 80.58% 85.19%
Number of salaries quoted 468 346 344
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 19 (59.38%) Degree
3 17 (53.13%) Finance
4 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (46.88%) Web Development
6 14 (43.75%) Web Services
6 14 (43.75%) XML
7 13 (40.63%) JUnit
7 13 (40.63%) EJB
7 13 (40.63%) C#
7 13 (40.63%) .NET
7 13 (40.63%) J2EE
7 13 (40.63%) Java
7 13 (40.63%) Sun
7 13 (40.63%) Sun Certification
7 13 (40.63%) JSP
7 13 (40.63%) Struts
7 13 (40.63%) Linux
7 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
7 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
8 10 (31.25%) Ajax
9 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
9 9 (28.13%) Servlets
9 9 (28.13%) SQL
10 8 (25.00%) HTML
10 8 (25.00%) CSS
10 8 (25.00%) MVC
10 8 (25.00%) WCF
11 7 (21.88%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 5 (15.63%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.38%) DTS
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) QlikView
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) JUnit
2 6 (18.75%) CruiseControl
3 1 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) NUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (53.13%) Finance
2 9 (28.13%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 13 (40.63%) J2EE Developer
2 13 (40.63%) Java Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Software Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Senior Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) HTML Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (9.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior .NET Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) QlikView Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Front-End Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (43.75%) Web Services
1 14 (43.75%) XML
2 13 (40.63%) EJB
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 13 (40.63%) J2EE
2 13 (40.63%) JSP
2 13 (40.63%) Struts
3 10 (31.25%) Ajax
4 9 (28.13%) Servlets
5 8 (25.00%) HTML
5 8 (25.00%) CSS
5 8 (25.00%) WCF
6 7 (21.88%) jQuery
6 7 (21.88%) .NET Framework
7 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 6 (18.75%) JSON
8 5 (15.63%) LINQ
9 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (3.13%) XSD
10 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (40.63%) Computer Science
3 6 (18.75%) User Experience
3 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Linux
2 5 (15.63%) Android
3 3 (9.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (46.88%) Web Development
2 13 (40.63%) Software Engineering
3 8 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (18.75%) TDD
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.63%) Android Development
6 2 (6.25%) Time Management
6 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.13%) UML
7 1 (3.13%) OO
7 1 (3.13%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) JavaScript
2 13 (40.63%) C#
2 13 (40.63%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) SQL
4 7 (21.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) XPath
Qualifications
1 19 (59.38%) Degree
2 13 (40.63%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Sun
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) MKS
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
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