The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Bedfordshire / Luton
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 49 49
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 1.50% 0.88% 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 0.93% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -27.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 255 321 344
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 95.51% 93.86% 88.21%
Number of salaries quoted 165 218 213
Median salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £79,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Luton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Luton

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Luton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
3 10 (47.62%) MVC
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
5 8 (38.10%) SDLC
5 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (38.10%) TDD
5 8 (38.10%) Degree
5 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 7 (33.33%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) Web Development
6 7 (33.33%) jQuery
6 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (33.33%) RESTful
7 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
7 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 6 (28.57%) REST
7 6 (28.57%) API Design
7 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 6 (28.57%) JSON
7 6 (28.57%) XML
7 6 (28.57%) SQL
7 6 (28.57%) T-SQL

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) JBoss
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.76%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (47.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Fiddler
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.52%) Cucumber
3 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) JIRA
3 2 (9.52%) Selenium
3 2 (9.52%) Subversion
3 2 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 2 (9.52%) WebDriver
4 1 (4.76%) NUnit
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
1 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) .NET Developer
2 10 (47.62%) C# Developer
3 7 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (28.57%) Java Developer
5 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Junior Java Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Angular Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (9.52%) Developer in Test
6 2 (9.52%) Integration Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Web Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Azure Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead C# Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
2 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (38.10%) HTML
4 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (33.33%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) RESTful
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) JSON
5 6 (28.57%) REST
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 5 (23.81%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (19.05%) Ajax
7 4 (19.05%) HTML5
7 4 (19.05%) LESS
7 4 (19.05%) Middleware
7 4 (19.05%) Ninject
7 4 (19.05%) Sass
8 3 (14.29%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (38.10%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (9.52%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Multithreading
2 8 (38.10%) SDLC
2 8 (38.10%) TDD
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (33.33%) Web Development
4 6 (28.57%) API Design
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
5 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
5 5 (23.81%) Release Management
5 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (19.05%) BDD
6 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (19.05%) DevOps
7 3 (14.29%) Scrum
7 3 (14.29%) SOLID
8 2 (9.52%) Automated Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Content Management
8 2 (9.52%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) Java
3 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.52%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
2 6 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (9.52%) hybris
2 2 (9.52%) Perforce