Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
North East > Durham
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - +52 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 2.65% - 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% - 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Durham median annual salary £40,000 - £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 - £41,250
90th Percentile £43,000 - £43,750
North East median annual salary £31,250 £22,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +38.89% -45.78% +10.67%

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 309 223 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Durham 90.88% 89.20% 88.22%
Number of salaries quoted 269 195 241
Durham median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,200 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,884 £57,000 £60,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +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
Salary Histogram in Durham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Durham over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Durham

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Durham region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (88.89%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 8 (88.89%) C#
2 8 (88.89%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) TypeScript
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Subversion

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 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Developer
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Software Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) .NET Framework
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) HTML5
2 8 (88.89%) REST
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) OOA/OOD
2 8 (88.89%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Manual Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) User Stories
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C#
1 8 (88.89%) C++
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) TypeScript
2 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Microsoft