Period
to 10 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 10 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
North East > Durham
6 months to
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - +62 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 0.88% - 1.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% - 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Durham median annual salary £45,000 - -
North East median annual salary £32,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.57% -12.50% +22.14%

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Durham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Durham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 311 241 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 91.74% 90.94% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 264 213 308
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £27,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £58,750
North East median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.27% -1.25% +6.67%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Durham

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Durham.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Durham

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Durham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Durham.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Durham

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Durham region over the 6 months to 10 December 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockton-on-Tees - 2 £47,500 -
Unit Testing
North East

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) MSF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) XPath
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) XSD
2 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) MS Access
3 1 (33.33%) Rational Rose
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ADO
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Durham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Rational Rose
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Cloud Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) ADO.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) XSD
1 2 (66.67%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) ADO
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) DAO
2 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) MSF
2 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 1 (33.33%) Microservices
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) XPath
1 2 (66.67%) XQuery
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft