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

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 58 42 59
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.27% 1.73% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 2.28% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 3
Average salary £33,750 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.50% -11.33%
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
590 307 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.81% 75.99% 81.54%
Number of salaries quoted 560 289 366
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 22 September 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 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
3 35 (66.04%) XML
4 33 (62.26%) Enterprise Software
5 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (56.60%) Java
7 27 (50.94%) Web Services
8 26 (49.06%) Linux
8 26 (49.06%) J2EE
8 26 (49.06%) JUnit
8 26 (49.06%) EJB
8 26 (49.06%) JSP
8 26 (49.06%) Struts
8 26 (49.06%) Web Development
8 26 (49.06%) Degree
8 26 (49.06%) Sun
8 26 (49.06%) Sun Certification
8 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
9 25 (47.17%) jQuery
9 25 (47.17%) Ajax
10 21 (39.62%) CSS
10 21 (39.62%) HTML
11 19 (35.85%) Finance
12 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
12 17 (32.08%) Servlets
13 15 (28.30%) .NET
14 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
15 13 (24.53%) C#
16 12 (22.64%) SOA
16 12 (22.64%) HTTP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 4 (7.55%) CMS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (13.21%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 26 (49.06%) JUnit
2 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) NUnit
General
1 19 (35.85%) Finance
2 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 51 (96.23%) Developer
2 26 (49.06%) Java Developer
2 26 (49.06%) J2EE Developer
2 26 (49.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Front-End Developer
4 6 (11.32%) SQL Developer
5 4 (7.55%) UI Developer
5 4 (7.55%) UI Programmer
6 2 (3.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (3.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
6 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
7 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) XML
2 27 (50.94%) Web Services
3 26 (49.06%) J2EE
3 26 (49.06%) EJB
3 26 (49.06%) JSP
3 26 (49.06%) Struts
4 25 (47.17%) jQuery
4 25 (47.17%) Ajax
5 21 (39.62%) CSS
5 21 (39.62%) HTML
6 17 (32.08%) Servlets
7 15 (28.30%) .NET
8 12 (22.64%) CSS3
8 12 (22.64%) Backbone.js
8 12 (22.64%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (22.64%) HTML5
9 7 (13.21%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.43%) .NET Framework
10 5 (9.43%) XHTML
11 4 (7.55%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 33 (62.26%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (49.06%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
4 4 (7.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (71.70%) Software Engineering
2 32 (60.38%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (49.06%) Web Development
4 14 (26.42%) E-Commerce
5 12 (22.64%) SOA
6 7 (13.21%) UML
6 7 (13.21%) Data Modelling
6 7 (13.21%) TDD
7 4 (7.55%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 30 (56.60%) Java
3 13 (24.53%) C#
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 26 (49.06%) Degree
1 26 (49.06%) Sun Certification
2 9 (16.98%) MCP
2 9 (16.98%) MCAD
2 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.77%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Sun
2 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle
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