The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 49 51 20
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.00% 3.24% 9.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 3.79% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 30
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Unit Testing
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
380 449 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.76% 85.52% 82.49%
Number of salaries quoted 341 400 235
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £61,215
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Newcastle upon Tyne -5 12 £50,000 +25.00% 8
Gateshead - 1 - -
Unit Testing
North East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 27 (93.10%) MVC
2 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
3 24 (82.76%) C#
3 24 (82.76%) .NET
3 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
3 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
3 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (58.62%) QA
5 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
6 16 (55.17%) OO
6 16 (55.17%) CRM
6 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
6 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (51.72%) Multithreading
7 15 (51.72%) Web Services
8 14 (48.28%) IIS
8 14 (48.28%) Visual Studio
8 14 (48.28%) ERP
8 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
8 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
8 14 (48.28%) HTTP
8 14 (48.28%) SSL
8 14 (48.28%) Finance
8 14 (48.28%) Use Case
8 14 (48.28%) Release Management
8 14 (48.28%) JIRA
8 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 14 (48.28%) IIS
1 14 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (48.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (48.28%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (48.28%) Heroku
2 14 (48.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) HTTP
1 14 (48.28%) SSL
2 2 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (82.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (62.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (55.17%) Git (software)
3 14 (48.28%) JIRA
3 14 (48.28%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.90%) MSTest
4 2 (6.90%) NUnit
5 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 23 (79.31%) Developer
2 14 (48.28%) C# Developer
3 13 (44.83%) Lead Developer
4 12 (41.38%) Lead C# Developer
5 10 (34.48%) C# Software Developer
6 9 (31.03%) .NET Developer
7 8 (27.59%) Lead Software Developer
7 8 (27.59%) Principal Developer
8 7 (24.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (20.69%) Agile Developer
9 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (20.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Developer
10 4 (13.79%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (13.79%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (13.79%) Lead .NET Developer
10 4 (13.79%) Lead SQL Server Developer
10 4 (13.79%) Software Engineer
10 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
1 24 (82.76%) ASP.NET
2 15 (51.72%) Web Services
3 14 (48.28%) REST
4 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (27.59%) HTML
6 7 (24.14%) CSS
7 3 (10.34%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (6.90%) Autofac
8 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
8 2 (6.90%) jQuery
8 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (3.45%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (17.24%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) Internet of Things
5 1 (3.45%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (3.45%) Algorithms
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (93.10%) MVC
2 24 (82.76%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (58.62%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (58.62%) Software Engineering
4 16 (55.17%) CRM
4 16 (55.17%) OO
5 15 (51.72%) Multithreading
6 14 (48.28%) ERP
6 14 (48.28%) Release Management
6 14 (48.28%) Use Case
6 14 (48.28%) Waterfall
7 12 (41.38%) Line Management
7 12 (41.38%) Product Management
7 12 (41.38%) Project Management
8 9 (31.03%) Scrum
9 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
10 5 (17.24%) TDD
11 4 (13.79%) OOD
12 3 (10.34%) B2B
12 3 (10.34%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 26 (89.66%) JavaScript
2 24 (82.76%) C#
3 3 (10.34%) PHP
3 3 (10.34%) PHP 5
3 3 (10.34%) SQL
4 2 (6.90%) Java
5 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (58.62%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum 28,000 - 35,000 Including 25 days ho
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £25k to £45k
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
NGA Human Resources
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago