Period
to 21 November 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 21 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 66 63
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 42 16 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.40% 2.14% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 2.37% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 24
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,950 £74,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £47,500 £30,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +54.47% -12.14% -12.50%

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 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 901 674 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 94.35% 90.35% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 763 582 693
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,500 £39,756 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.90% -0.61% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,906 £60,427
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,320 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.30% - +6.67%

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 21 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 26 (61.90%) C#
1 26 (61.90%) TDD
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
2 23 (54.76%) .NET
3 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
3 22 (52.38%) MVC
4 21 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (47.62%) BDD
6 19 (45.24%) .NET Framework
7 17 (40.48%) Entity Framework
7 17 (40.48%) Domain-Driven Design
7 17 (40.48%) Pair Programming
8 16 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
9 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
10 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
11 11 (26.19%) React
12 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
13 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
13 9 (21.43%) HTML
13 9 (21.43%) RESTful
13 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
13 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (19.05%) Web Services
15 7 (16.67%) Java
15 7 (16.67%) Python
15 7 (16.67%) jQuery

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 5 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) CMS
2 1 (2.38%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (11.90%) Office 365
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) Internet
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (2.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.14%) Cucumber
2 3 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
2 3 (7.14%) Selenium
3 2 (4.76%) Gatling
3 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
3 2 (4.76%) JMeter
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.76%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.38%) GitLab
4 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.38%) MSTest
4 1 (2.38%) NUnit
4 1 (2.38%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) VTune
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Automotive
2 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (92.86%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 20 (47.62%) C# Developer
4 19 (45.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET Developer
5 16 (38.10%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 16 (38.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
8 4 (9.52%) Software Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Django Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Python Developer
9 3 (7.14%) Python/Django Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Developer in Test
10 2 (4.76%) Java Developer in Test
10 2 (4.76%) Java Software Developer
10 2 (4.76%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (54.76%) .NET
2 21 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 20 (47.62%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (45.24%) .NET Framework
5 17 (40.48%) Entity Framework
6 11 (26.19%) React
7 10 (23.81%) AngularJS
8 9 (21.43%) Backbone.js
8 9 (21.43%) HTML
8 9 (21.43%) RESTful
9 8 (19.05%) Web Services
10 7 (16.67%) jQuery
11 6 (14.29%) CSS
12 5 (11.90%) Django
12 5 (11.90%) Ember.js
12 5 (11.90%) Sass
13 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (9.52%) HTML5
14 3 (7.14%) Node.js
14 3 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.90%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Podcast
4 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Android
2 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) TDD
2 22 (52.38%) MVC
3 21 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 20 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (47.62%) BDD
5 17 (40.48%) Domain-Driven Design
5 17 (40.48%) Pair Programming
6 9 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (11.90%) Configuration Management
7 5 (11.90%) Front End Development
7 5 (11.90%) Microservices
7 5 (11.90%) Prototyping
7 5 (11.90%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (11.90%) Software Architecture
7 5 (11.90%) Web Design
7 5 (11.90%) Web Development
7 5 (11.90%) Wireframes
8 4 (9.52%) Scrum
8 4 (9.52%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 26 (61.90%) C#
2 23 (54.76%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) Java
4 7 (16.67%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) C++
5 2 (4.76%) Java 8
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.38%) Groovy
6 1 (2.38%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
6 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 5 (11.90%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) Siebel