Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Bedfordshire > Luton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 62 65
Rank change year-on-year +27 +3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 20 17 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 5.06% 2.37% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 2.51% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 4
Luton median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +17.65% -5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £42,500 £38,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £45,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £48,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year -28.21% +62.50% -

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 Luton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Luton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 342 676 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Luton 86.58% 94.15% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 239 568 488
Luton median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £29,750 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,650 £75,000
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

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

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Luton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Luton over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (90.00%) Java
1 18 (90.00%) REST
2 15 (75.00%) SDLC
3 14 (70.00%) MySQL
3 14 (70.00%) Degree
4 13 (65.00%) Mathematics
4 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
4 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
4 13 (65.00%) JBoss
4 13 (65.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (30.00%) .NET
6 5 (25.00%) OO
6 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (20.00%) Tableau
7 4 (20.00%) Dollar Universe
7 4 (20.00%) EngageOne
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) OpenText
7 4 (20.00%) Exstream
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (20.00%) Marketing
7 4 (20.00%) ITIL
7 4 (20.00%) Windows
7 4 (20.00%) Linux
7 4 (20.00%) SOAP
7 4 (20.00%) Web Services
7 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint

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 13 (65.00%) JBoss
2 4 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (20.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) MySQL
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (15.00%) MarkLogic
4 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Mockito
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
1 4 (20.00%) Marketing
2 3 (15.00%) Retail
3 2 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 16 (80.00%) Developer
2 14 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (10.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) REST
2 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 4 (20.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (10.00%) CSS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) XHTML
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) XSL
4 2 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (5.00%) Hibernate
5 1 (5.00%) Java EE
5 1 (5.00%) JMS
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
5 1 (5.00%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (75.00%) SDLC
2 13 (65.00%) Mathematics
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) ETL
4 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (15.00%) Document Composition
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Service Management
6 2 (10.00%) Content Development
6 2 (10.00%) Ontologies
6 2 (10.00%) RDF
7 1 (5.00%) BDD
7 1 (5.00%) Global Marketing
7 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) C++
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (70.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (65.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) CA
1 4 (20.00%) OpenText
1 4 (20.00%) Tableau