Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 71 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +11 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.88% 2.51% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 2.73% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6 28 61
Northampton median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £55,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +66.67% -25.00% +6.67%

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 Northampton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 625 916 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 90.45% 91.78% 91.12%
Number of salaries quoted 464 566 1186
Northampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,674
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.02% +4.19%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,000 £56,875
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% -3.61% +3.75%

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northampton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 7 (53.85%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) JPA
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
3 6 (46.15%) SOAP
3 6 (46.15%) OO
3 6 (46.15%) REST
3 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
4 4 (30.77%) JMS
5 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (23.08%) J2EE
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
5 3 (23.08%) JUnit
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (23.08%) Java EE
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
5 3 (23.08%) Perforce
5 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery

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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) RDBMS
1 6 (46.15%) Relational Database
2 3 (23.08%) NoSQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) OLAP
3 2 (15.38%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (23.08%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) CruiseControl
2 1 (7.69%) Grunt
2 1 (7.69%) gulp
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) JSUnit
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) PhantomJS
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (53.85%) Banking
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Core Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Developer
3 2 (15.38%) UI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Pega Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Web Services
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) JPA
2 6 (46.15%) REST
2 6 (46.15%) SOAP
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
2 6 (46.15%) Spring Boot
3 4 (30.77%) JMS
4 3 (23.08%) J2EE
4 3 (23.08%) Java EE
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) HTML
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 1 (7.69%) Mono for Android
6 1 (7.69%) Node.js
6 1 (7.69%) React
6 1 (7.69%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
4 3 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
5 2 (15.38%) Data Strategy
5 2 (15.38%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Front End Development
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Refactoring
6 1 (7.69%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Perforce
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (7.69%) hybris
3 1 (7.69%) Pega
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin