Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 54 66
Rank change year-on-year 0 +12 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 47 13 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.44% 2.22% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 2.43% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 26 8 30
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £48,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% +7.14% -3.45%
10th Percentile £32,587 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £55,750 £47,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% +21.43% -3.45%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 972 534 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 91.87% 91.28% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 826 441 722
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.67% -3.85% +4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,500 £25,775
90th Percentile £64,000 £58,750 £62,425
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 34 (72.34%) .NET
3 32 (68.09%) Software Engineering
4 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
5 27 (57.45%) .NET Framework
6 26 (55.32%) SQL
6 26 (55.32%) MVC
7 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
7 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET
8 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (44.68%) TDD
10 20 (42.55%) Entity Framework
11 19 (40.43%) Domain-Driven Design
11 19 (40.43%) Pair Programming
11 19 (40.43%) BDD
12 18 (38.30%) Enterprise Software
12 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (29.79%) HTML
14 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
14 13 (27.66%) React
15 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
16 11 (23.40%) Backbone.js
16 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
17 10 (21.28%) HTML5
18 9 (19.15%) Java
19 8 (17.02%) Web Services
19 8 (17.02%) NUnit
19 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
19 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
19 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.51%) Office 365
3 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.13%) Heroku
4 1 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) FTP
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (53.19%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.02%) NUnit
2 8 (17.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.77%) MSTest
4 4 (8.51%) JIRA
4 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
6 2 (4.26%) Qt Creator
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) GitLab
7 1 (2.13%) Moq
7 1 (2.13%) NSubstitute
7 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.13%) VTune
General
1 2 (4.26%) Electronics
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
1 2 (4.26%) Games
1 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Automotive
2 1 (2.13%) Law
Job Titles
1 41 (87.23%) Developer
2 30 (63.83%) .NET Developer
3 23 (48.94%) C# Developer
4 22 (46.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET Developer
5 18 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 18 (38.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) C/C++ Software Engineer
10 2 (4.26%) Django Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Java Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Node.js Developer
10 2 (4.26%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (72.34%) .NET
2 27 (57.45%) .NET Framework
3 25 (53.19%) ASP.NET
4 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (42.55%) Entity Framework
6 14 (29.79%) HTML
7 13 (27.66%) React
8 12 (25.53%) AngularJS
9 11 (23.40%) Backbone.js
10 10 (21.28%) HTML5
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services
12 7 (14.89%) jQuery
12 7 (14.89%) RESTful
13 6 (12.77%) CSS
14 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 4 (8.51%) Django
15 4 (8.51%) Sass
16 3 (6.38%) Node.js
17 2 (4.26%) QML
17 2 (4.26%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 18 (38.30%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (8.51%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Arduino
4 2 (4.26%) Life Science
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Fintech
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Online Gambling
5 1 (2.13%) Online Games
5 1 (2.13%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (2.13%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.77%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (68.09%) Software Engineering
2 26 (55.32%) MVC
3 21 (44.68%) TDD
4 19 (40.43%) BDD
4 19 (40.43%) Domain-Driven Design
4 19 (40.43%) Pair Programming
5 18 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (14.89%) Mentoring
7 7 (14.89%) OO
8 6 (12.77%) Scrum
9 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
9 4 (8.51%) Digital Transformation Programme
9 4 (8.51%) Microservices
9 4 (8.51%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) Web Design
9 4 (8.51%) Wireframes
10 2 (4.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 36 (76.60%) C#
2 26 (55.32%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 5 (10.64%) Python
6 4 (8.51%) C++
7 2 (4.26%) C
7 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) PHP
8 1 (2.13%) Scala
8 1 (2.13%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
8 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) QA
2 2 (4.26%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) Docker
2 2 (4.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (63.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.26%) Apple
2 2 (4.26%) Atlassian
2 2 (4.26%) Atmel
3 1 (2.13%) Google
3 1 (2.13%) Siebel