The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 67 42 64
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +22
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.72% 4.12% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 5.50% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 6
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
756 491 512
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 81.12% 74.96% 78.77%
Number of salaries quoted 684 432 466
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Northamptonshire region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -14 15 £37,500 +12.78% 1
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 37 (69.81%) Software Engineering
3 36 (67.92%) XML
4 30 (56.60%) Enterprise Software
5 27 (50.94%) Java
6 26 (49.06%) CSS
7 25 (47.17%) HTML
7 25 (47.17%) Ajax
7 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (47.17%) Web Development
8 24 (45.28%) jQuery
9 23 (43.40%) Computer Science
9 23 (43.40%) Degree
9 23 (43.40%) Sun
9 23 (43.40%) Sun Certification
9 23 (43.40%) J2EE
9 23 (43.40%) JSP
9 23 (43.40%) Struts
9 23 (43.40%) Web Services
9 23 (43.40%) JUnit
9 23 (43.40%) EJB
9 23 (43.40%) Linux
10 17 (32.08%) Servlets
10 17 (32.08%) .NET
10 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
10 17 (32.08%) Finance
11 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
12 15 (28.30%) C#
13 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
13 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2010
2 2 (3.77%) Lync
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.64%) HTTP
2 2 (3.77%) Intranet
2 2 (3.77%) Internet
2 2 (3.77%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (43.40%) JUnit
2 12 (22.64%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.77%) NUnit
General
1 17 (32.08%) Telecoms
1 17 (32.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (94.34%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) Java Developer
2 23 (43.40%) J2EE Developer
2 23 (43.40%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 12 (22.64%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (13.21%) SQL Developer
5 5 (9.43%) UI Programmer
5 5 (9.43%) UI Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.77%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) .NET Team Leader
8 1 (1.89%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Software Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (67.92%) XML
2 26 (49.06%) CSS
3 25 (47.17%) HTML
3 25 (47.17%) Ajax
4 24 (45.28%) jQuery
5 23 (43.40%) EJB
5 23 (43.40%) J2EE
5 23 (43.40%) JSP
5 23 (43.40%) Struts
5 23 (43.40%) Web Services
6 17 (32.08%) Servlets
6 17 (32.08%) .NET
7 13 (24.53%) CSS3
7 13 (24.53%) Backbone.js
8 12 (22.64%) KnockoutJS
8 12 (22.64%) HTML5
9 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
10 7 (13.21%) .NET Framework
10 7 (13.21%) XHTML
11 4 (7.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 30 (56.60%) Enterprise Software
2 23 (43.40%) Computer Science
3 7 (13.21%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.77%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 23 (43.40%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows
3 2 (3.77%) Android
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (69.81%) Software Engineering
2 25 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (47.17%) Web Development
3 16 (30.19%) E-Commerce
4 12 (22.64%) SOA
5 9 (16.98%) Data Modelling
5 9 (16.98%) UML
5 9 (16.98%) TDD
6 5 (9.43%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) Waterfall
7 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.77%) Android Development
8 2 (3.77%) iOS Development
8 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (3.77%) Web Accessibility
8 2 (3.77%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.77%) Project Management
8 2 (3.77%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) JavaScript
2 27 (50.94%) Java
3 15 (28.30%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 23 (43.40%) Sun Certification
1 23 (43.40%) Degree
2 13 (24.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (20.75%) MCP
3 11 (20.75%) MCAD
4 2 (3.77%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (43.40%) Sun
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
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