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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 57 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +24
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 2.28% 5.41% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 6.35% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 8
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £33,460
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +27.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £32,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £40,915
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
511 378 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 83.22% 85.14% 77.76%
Number of salaries quoted 430 323 343
Average salary £39,250 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,730 £55,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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
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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
Newcastle upon Tyne -20 13 £35,000 -9.67% 4
Sunderland -8 6 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Unit Testing
North East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) OO
3 11 (44.00%) Java
4 10 (40.00%) Degree
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) .NET
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) Linux
5 9 (36.00%) C#
5 9 (36.00%) MVC
6 8 (32.00%) OOP
6 8 (32.00%) QA
6 8 (32.00%) PhD
7 7 (28.00%) 3D Graphics
7 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
7 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
7 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
8 6 (24.00%) OOD
8 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (20.00%) PHP5
9 5 (20.00%) CSS
9 5 (20.00%) Physics
9 5 (20.00%) MySQL
9 5 (20.00%) Game Development
9 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
9 5 (20.00%) PHP
9 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
9 5 (20.00%) Games

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) JUnit
1 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (12.00%) InstallShield
2 3 (12.00%) NUnit
2 3 (12.00%) CruiseControl
3 1 (4.00%) MSTest
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (20.00%) Games
2 3 (12.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Back Office
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.00%) Electronics
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 13 (52.00%) Software Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (44.00%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Graduate
5 5 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
6 4 (16.00%) PHP Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Junior
6 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Applications Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Junior Software Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior Java Software Engineer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
1 9 (36.00%) .NET
1 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) Web Services
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (8.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) XHTML
5 2 (8.00%) jQuery
6 1 (4.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) LINQ
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) Yii
6 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (4.00%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) 3D Graphics
1 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
2 6 (24.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (20.00%) Physics
3 5 (20.00%) Algorithms
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (8.00%) CUDA
6 1 (4.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Windows
1 9 (36.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) OO
3 9 (36.00%) MVC
4 8 (32.00%) OOP
5 7 (28.00%) Multithreading
6 6 (24.00%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (24.00%) OOD
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Game Development
8 4 (16.00%) TDD
9 2 (8.00%) B2B
9 2 (8.00%) B2C
10 1 (4.00%) Scrum
10 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
10 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (4.00%) CRM
10 1 (4.00%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
3 5 (20.00%) PHP5
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.00%) Perl
5 3 (12.00%) VBScript
5 3 (12.00%) Ruby
6 2 (8.00%) C++
7 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
2 8 (32.00%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Zend
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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