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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 57 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 1.77% 2.54% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 3.07% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 4
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,765
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
640 554 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 87.19% 82.69% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 586 513 273
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 18 (66.67%) Degree
2 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (55.56%) C#
2 15 (55.56%) SQL
3 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (37.04%) Windows
5 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
5 8 (29.63%) .NET
5 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
5 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
5 8 (29.63%) QA
5 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Ajax
6 7 (25.93%) Logistics
6 7 (25.93%) Bugzilla
6 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
6 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 7 (25.93%) C++
6 7 (25.93%) HTML
6 7 (25.93%) Java
6 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
6 7 (25.93%) CSS
6 7 (25.93%) UNIX
6 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
6 7 (25.93%) Finance
7 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 6 (22.22%) JSON
8 5 (18.52%) MS Excel

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 3 (11.11%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Bugzilla
2 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) QA Analyst
3 7 (25.93%) UI Developer
3 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) UI Programmer
5 3 (11.11%) SAP BW Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Software Tester
6 2 (7.41%) QA Tester
6 2 (7.41%) Software Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior QA Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) .NET
2 7 (25.93%) CSS
2 7 (25.93%) Ajax
2 7 (25.93%) AngularJS
2 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 7 (25.93%) HTML
3 6 (22.22%) JSON
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Test Scripting
3 8 (29.63%) Manual Testing
3 8 (29.63%) Automated Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Automation Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Logistics
4 7 (25.93%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Validation
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Workflow
6 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) C#
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) C++
2 7 (25.93%) Java
2 7 (25.93%) JavaScript
3 3 (11.11%) ABAP
4 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (7.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) BMC
4 2 (7.41%) Remedy
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