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

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 55 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.35% 2.12% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.80% 2.64% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 25
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -20.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £41,000 £53,800
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
535 341 448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 83.99% 80.24% 87.16%
Number of salaries quoted 521 303 416
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 £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 29 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 23 (67.65%) Enterprise Software
3 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (64.71%) Web Development
3 22 (64.71%) Degree
4 21 (61.76%) Web Services
4 21 (61.76%) XML
5 20 (58.82%) Linux
5 20 (58.82%) Sun
5 20 (58.82%) Sun Certification
5 20 (58.82%) Java
5 20 (58.82%) J2EE
5 20 (58.82%) JUnit
5 20 (58.82%) EJB
5 20 (58.82%) JSP
5 20 (58.82%) Struts
5 20 (58.82%) Computer Science
5 20 (58.82%) Software Engineering
5 20 (58.82%) Finance
6 14 (41.18%) Ajax
7 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
7 12 (35.29%) Servlets
8 11 (32.35%) jQuery
9 9 (26.47%) .NET
9 9 (26.47%) C#
10 8 (23.53%) HTML
10 8 (23.53%) CSS
11 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
11 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
11 6 (17.65%) JSON

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 (14.71%) CMS
2 3 (8.82%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.82%) DTS
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (58.82%) JUnit
2 3 (8.82%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.94%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 20 (58.82%) Finance
2 12 (35.29%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 34 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (58.82%) Java Developer
2 20 (58.82%) J2EE Developer
2 20 (58.82%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 4 (11.76%) HTML Developer
3 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
4 3 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) CSS Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) Web Services
1 21 (61.76%) XML
2 20 (58.82%) J2EE
2 20 (58.82%) EJB
2 20 (58.82%) JSP
2 20 (58.82%) Struts
3 14 (41.18%) Ajax
4 12 (35.29%) Servlets
5 11 (32.35%) jQuery
6 9 (26.47%) .NET
7 8 (23.53%) HTML
7 8 (23.53%) CSS
8 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET
8 6 (17.65%) JSON
9 4 (11.76%) WCF
10 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.88%) LINQ
11 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (2.94%) XSD
12 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (67.65%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (58.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 5 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 3 (8.82%) Windows
3 2 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (64.71%) Web Development
2 20 (58.82%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.71%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) TDD
4 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Time Management
5 2 (5.88%) Android Development
5 2 (5.88%) Integration Testing
5 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.94%) UML
6 1 (2.94%) OO
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 20 (58.82%) Java
3 9 (26.47%) C#
4 4 (11.76%) SQL
5 3 (8.82%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.94%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (64.71%) Degree
2 20 (58.82%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 20 (58.82%) Sun
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
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