The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 62 60
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.68% 0.55% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.98% 0.59% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 15
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,450 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 Northampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 352 511 604
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 92.63% 93.76% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1584 1591 3172
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £27,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £65,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Northampton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Northampton

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Northampton over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Northampton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 27 (84.38%) Web Services
1 27 (84.38%) TDD
2 26 (81.25%) Spring
2 26 (81.25%) Hibernate
2 26 (81.25%) Java
2 26 (81.25%) J2EE
3 25 (78.13%) Finance
4 24 (75.00%) Pair Programming
4 24 (75.00%) Banking
4 24 (75.00%) SOAP
4 24 (75.00%) RDBMS
4 24 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
4 24 (75.00%) OO
4 24 (75.00%) JMS
4 24 (75.00%) JPA
4 24 (75.00%) NoSQL
4 24 (75.00%) REST
4 24 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 24 (75.00%) Spring Boot
4 24 (75.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (28.13%) Web Development
6 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (25.00%) RAD
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
7 7 (21.88%) SDLC
8 4 (12.50%) jQuery
9 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (9.38%) Degree
9 3 (9.38%) MVC
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (75.00%) NoSQL
1 24 (75.00%) RDBMS
1 24 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.25%) OLAP
3 2 (6.25%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JUnit
1 2 (6.25%) SonarQube
2 1 (3.13%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.13%) Grunt
2 1 (3.13%) gulp
2 1 (3.13%) NUnit
2 1 (3.13%) PhantomJS
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 25 (78.13%) Finance
2 24 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (96.88%) Developer
2 26 (81.25%) Java Developer
3 17 (53.13%) Core Java Developer
4 7 (21.88%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (21.88%) Web Developer
5 5 (15.63%) J2EE Web Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Agile Java Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Android Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 1 (3.13%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (3.13%) UI Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (84.38%) Web Services
2 26 (81.25%) Hibernate
2 26 (81.25%) J2EE
2 26 (81.25%) Spring
3 24 (75.00%) JMS
3 24 (75.00%) JPA
3 24 (75.00%) REST
3 24 (75.00%) SOAP
3 24 (75.00%) Spring Boot
4 4 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (6.25%) .NET
5 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
5 2 (6.25%) Ajax
5 2 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 2 (6.25%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) HTML
5 2 (6.25%) JSP
5 2 (6.25%) RESTful
5 2 (6.25%) Velocity
5 2 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.13%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) TDD
2 24 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 24 (75.00%) OO
2 24 (75.00%) OOA/OOD
2 24 (75.00%) Pair Programming
3 9 (28.13%) Web Development
4 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (25.00%) RAD
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
5 7 (21.88%) SDLC
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) MVC
7 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
7 2 (6.25%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (6.25%) DNA
7 2 (6.25%) Integration Testing
7 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (6.25%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
3 1 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (6.25%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (6.25%) Sun
2 1 (3.13%) TOWER Software
2 1 (3.13%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Howdens
Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago