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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 58 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 28 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.24% 4.73% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 6.26% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 26
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £32,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
402 447 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 75.14% 75.51% 78.07%
Number of salaries quoted 314 386 378
Average salary £37,500 £35,232 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.43% -10.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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
(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 -9 12 £38,750 +19.23% 4
Sunderland -5 1 £30,000 +30.43%
Unit Testing
North East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) OO
3 21 (61.76%) C#
3 21 (61.76%) .NET
4 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
5 17 (50.00%) MVC
6 14 (41.18%) Java
7 13 (38.24%) Degree
8 12 (35.29%) Windows
8 12 (35.29%) PhD
9 11 (32.35%) Web Services
9 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
10 10 (29.41%) SQL
10 10 (29.41%) WinForms
10 10 (29.41%) NUnit
10 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
11 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
11 9 (26.47%) Scrum
11 9 (26.47%) OOD
11 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
12 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
12 8 (23.53%) Project Management
12 8 (23.53%) Finance
12 8 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
12 8 (23.53%) WPF
12 8 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
13 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
13 7 (20.59%) RESTful

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 7 (20.59%) IIS
2 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 6 (17.65%) Orchard CMS
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
1 2 (5.88%) Heroku
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) HTTP
1 2 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (52.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Visual Studio
2 10 (29.41%) NUnit
3 6 (17.65%) Moq
4 4 (11.76%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) JIRA
5 2 (5.88%) ReSharper
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (91.18%) Developer
2 18 (52.94%) Software Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Java Software Developer
3 12 (35.29%) Java Developer
4 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
5 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
6 6 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (11.76%) Agile C# Developer
9 3 (8.82%) C++/Java Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Software Manager
9 3 (8.82%) C++ Software Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior C# Developer
9 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (8.82%) C++ Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Software Development Manager
10 2 (5.88%) Senior Software Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Lead C# Developer
10 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (61.76%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) Web Services
3 10 (29.41%) WinForms
4 9 (26.47%) .NET Framework
5 8 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 8 (23.53%) WPF
6 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (20.59%) RESTful
7 6 (17.65%) Entity Framework
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 6 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (14.71%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (8.82%) HTML
10 2 (5.88%) CSS
10 2 (5.88%) XML
10 2 (5.88%) HTML5
10 2 (5.88%) REST
10 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
11 1 (2.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) 3D Graphics
2 7 (20.59%) Mathematics
2 7 (20.59%) Computer Science
3 5 (14.71%) Algorithms
3 5 (14.71%) N-Tier
4 3 (8.82%) Physics
4 3 (8.82%) CUDA
5 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (35.29%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (64.71%) OO
3 17 (50.00%) MVC
4 10 (29.41%) Multithreading
5 9 (26.47%) Scrum
5 9 (26.47%) OOD
6 8 (23.53%) Project Management
6 8 (23.53%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (20.59%) TDD
7 7 (20.59%) CRM
8 5 (14.71%) Game Development
9 3 (8.82%) Waterfall
9 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.88%) ERP
10 2 (5.88%) Line Management
10 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
10 2 (5.88%) Coaching
10 2 (5.88%) Parallel Programming
10 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 21 (61.76%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) Java
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 6 (17.65%) T-SQL
5 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (8.82%) C++
6 2 (5.88%) Delphi
6 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (38.24%) Degree
2 12 (35.29%) PhD
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) Business Objects
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