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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 47 39 59
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.32% 3.96% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 4.95% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 13 19 2
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +41.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
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
482 404 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 74.50% 80.00% 71.08%
Number of salaries quoted 325 333 323
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -7 15 £22,500 -43.75% 8
Sunderland -1 7 £22,500 -47.05%
Unit Testing
North East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 31 (68.89%) .NET
2 30 (66.67%) C#
3 29 (64.44%) MVC
4 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (51.11%) .NET Framework
6 21 (46.67%) HTML
7 20 (44.44%) OO
8 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
8 17 (37.78%) CSS
9 14 (31.11%) WPF
10 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
12 10 (22.22%) Scrum
12 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 9 (20.00%) Java
13 9 (20.00%) Web Services
14 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
14 8 (17.78%) jQuery
15 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
15 7 (15.56%) JUnit
15 7 (15.56%) LINQ
15 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (15.56%) CruiseControl
15 7 (15.56%) JIRA
15 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
15 7 (15.56%) Physics
15 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
16 5 (11.11%) Games
16 5 (11.11%) MySQL
16 5 (11.11%) QA

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) JUnit
1 7 (15.56%) Eclipse
1 7 (15.56%) CruiseControl
1 7 (15.56%) JIRA
1 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 4 (8.89%) NUnit
3 3 (6.67%) Subversion
3 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.44%) Xcode
5 1 (2.22%) InstallShield
5 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.22%) MSTest
General
1 5 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (4.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Software Developer
3 11 (24.44%) Agile .NET Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Junior Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Graduate Developer
5 8 (17.78%) Junior
5 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Graduate
6 7 (15.56%) Java Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Junior Java Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Junior Java Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Junior Java Software Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Junior Software Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Junior Software Engineer
6 7 (15.56%) Graduate Java Developer
7 6 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (68.89%) .NET
2 23 (51.11%) .NET Framework
3 21 (46.67%) HTML
4 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
4 17 (37.78%) CSS
5 14 (31.11%) WPF
6 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (20.00%) Web Services
8 8 (17.78%) jQuery
9 7 (15.56%) LINQ
10 5 (11.11%) WCF
11 4 (8.89%) Ajax
11 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.67%) RESTful
12 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (6.67%) XHTML
13 1 (2.22%) XML
13 1 (2.22%) Kohana
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Mathematics
1 7 (15.56%) Physics
1 7 (15.56%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Online Gambling
3 3 (6.67%) Social Gaming
4 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
4 2 (4.44%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Windows
1 4 (8.89%) Linux
2 2 (4.44%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (64.44%) MVC
2 26 (57.78%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (44.44%) OO
4 11 (24.44%) Software Engineering
5 10 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (8.89%) TDD
6 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.89%) OOP
7 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
7 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
7 2 (4.44%) Game Development
7 2 (4.44%) B2B
7 2 (4.44%) B2C
7 2 (4.44%) OOD
7 2 (4.44%) SOA
8 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.22%) CRM
8 1 (2.22%) Penetration Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.22%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 9 (20.00%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) PHP
6 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.44%) PHP5
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) VBScript
7 1 (2.22%) Python
7 1 (2.22%) Perl
7 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) Apple
2 1 (2.22%) Zend
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
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