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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 60 35 54
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.01% 3.81% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 4.53% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 3
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £29,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
542 397 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.64% 84.11% 75.58%
Number of salaries quoted 433 354 316
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,607 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £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 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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
(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 -19 13 £33,000 +5.60% 9
Sunderland -6 2 £33,750 -6.89%
Unit Testing
North East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) OO
3 12 (42.86%) .NET
3 12 (42.86%) C#
4 11 (39.29%) MVC
4 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
5 10 (35.71%) HTML
6 9 (32.14%) Java
6 9 (32.14%) OOP
6 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
7 8 (28.57%) QA
8 7 (25.00%) MySQL
8 7 (25.00%) Windows
8 7 (25.00%) Linux
8 7 (25.00%) CSS
8 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (25.00%) JIRA
8 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
9 6 (21.43%) Physics
9 6 (21.43%) CruiseControl
9 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
9 6 (21.43%) Web Services
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) JUnit
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
10 5 (17.86%) PHP
10 5 (17.86%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) MySQL
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) JIRA
2 6 (21.43%) CruiseControl
2 6 (21.43%) JUnit
2 6 (21.43%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (10.71%) NUnit
4 3 (10.71%) InstallShield
5 2 (7.14%) Xcode
6 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (3.57%) MSTest
General
1 3 (10.71%) Games
1 3 (10.71%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Advertising
2 2 (7.14%) Back Office
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Electronics
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 12 (42.86%) Software Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Java Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Java Software Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Graduate Developer
4 8 (28.57%) Graduate
5 7 (25.00%) Junior
5 7 (25.00%) Junior Developer
6 6 (21.43%) .NET Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Junior Java Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Junior Software Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Junior Software Engineer
6 6 (21.43%) Graduate Java Developer
7 4 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
7 4 (14.29%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (42.86%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 10 (35.71%) HTML
4 7 (25.00%) CSS
4 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (21.43%) Web Services
6 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (7.14%) XML
7 2 (7.14%) XHTML
7 2 (7.14%) WCF
7 2 (7.14%) WPF
7 2 (7.14%) LINQ
7 2 (7.14%) jQuery
8 1 (3.57%) HTML5
8 1 (3.57%) Yii
8 1 (3.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 1 (3.57%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 6 (21.43%) Physics
3 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.71%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (10.71%) Algorithms
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
6 1 (3.57%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
1 7 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (50.00%) OO
3 11 (39.29%) MVC
4 9 (32.14%) Software Engineering
4 9 (32.14%) OOP
5 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.86%) TDD
7 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.71%) Game Development
7 3 (10.71%) OOD
8 2 (7.14%) Scrum
8 2 (7.14%) B2B
8 2 (7.14%) B2C
8 2 (7.14%) iOS Development
9 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.57%) Waterfall
9 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.57%) SOA
9 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) Java
3 6 (21.43%) SQL
4 5 (17.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) PHP5
5 3 (10.71%) Ruby
5 3 (10.71%) Perl
5 3 (10.71%) VBScript
6 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 3 (10.71%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Zend
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (3.57%) Oracle
4 1 (3.57%) SAP
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