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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 62 35 56
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 44 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.00% 5.30% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 6.54% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 12
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
651 673 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 86.80% 81.08% 79.04%
Number of salaries quoted 589 568 384
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 -15 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Wellingborough - 2 £55,000 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 22 (55.00%) Degree
3 18 (45.00%) C#
3 18 (45.00%) .NET
4 17 (42.50%) Finance
5 15 (37.50%) Ajax
5 15 (37.50%) SQL
5 15 (37.50%) Web Services
5 15 (37.50%) XML
5 15 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
6 14 (35.00%) Web Development
6 14 (35.00%) Java
6 14 (35.00%) JUnit
6 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (32.50%) MVC
8 12 (30.00%) Sun
8 12 (30.00%) Sun Certification
8 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (30.00%) EJB
8 12 (30.00%) JSP
8 12 (30.00%) J2EE
8 12 (30.00%) Struts
8 12 (30.00%) Linux
8 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
8 12 (30.00%) WCF
9 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
9 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
10 10 (25.00%) CruiseControl
10 10 (25.00%) TDD
10 10 (25.00%) HTML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 6 (15.00%) CMS
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.00%) JBoss
3 2 (5.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) DTS
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 14 (35.00%) JUnit
2 10 (25.00%) CruiseControl
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
4 2 (5.00%) Maven
4 2 (5.00%) Ant
5 1 (2.50%) NUnit
5 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (15.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 40 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (30.00%) J2EE Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (30.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 11 (27.50%) Software Developer
5 9 (22.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (12.50%) HTML Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 4 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.50%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Front-End Web Developer
10 1 (2.50%) CSS Developer
10 1 (2.50%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (45.00%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 15 (37.50%) XML
2 15 (37.50%) Ajax
3 12 (30.00%) J2EE
3 12 (30.00%) EJB
3 12 (30.00%) JSP
3 12 (30.00%) Struts
3 12 (30.00%) WCF
4 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
5 10 (25.00%) HTML
5 10 (25.00%) CSS
6 9 (22.50%) jQuery
7 8 (20.00%) JSON
7 8 (20.00%) Servlets
8 7 (17.50%) LINQ
9 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
10 2 (5.00%) Java EE
10 2 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 2 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (30.00%) Computer Science
3 7 (17.50%) User Experience
3 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Linux
2 7 (17.50%) Android
3 3 (7.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (35.00%) Web Development
2 13 (32.50%) MVC
3 12 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (25.00%) TDD
4 10 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (17.50%) Android Development
6 2 (5.00%) Time Management
6 2 (5.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 2 (5.00%) OO
6 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 1 (2.50%) UML
7 1 (2.50%) Test Scripting
7 1 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Domain-Driven Design
7 1 (2.50%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 18 (45.00%) C#
3 15 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (35.00%) Java
5 11 (27.50%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 22 (55.00%) Degree
2 12 (30.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Sun
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.50%) MKS