The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 41 70 65
Rank change year-on-year +29 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 18 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.29% 1.49% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% 1.68% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 7
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -10.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,500 £36,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 480 655 647
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 87.75% 88.87% 88.15%
Number of salaries quoted 406 481 575
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Northamptonshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Northamptonshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +34 17 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 32 (76.19%) TDD
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (50.00%) Finance
4 20 (47.62%) Web Services
5 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
6 18 (42.86%) REST
6 18 (42.86%) OO
7 17 (40.48%) SOAP
7 17 (40.48%) Java
7 17 (40.48%) RDBMS
7 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
7 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
7 17 (40.48%) JPA
7 17 (40.48%) Spring
7 17 (40.48%) Spring Boot
8 15 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
8 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
8 15 (35.71%) Pair Programming
8 15 (35.71%) Banking
8 15 (35.71%) J2EE
8 15 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
8 15 (35.71%) JMS
9 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
10 13 (30.95%) Ajax
10 13 (30.95%) JIRA
10 13 (30.95%) PHP
10 13 (30.95%) SDLC
11 12 (28.57%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (4.76%) IIS
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
1 1 (2.38%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) RDBMS
1 17 (40.48%) Relational Database
2 15 (35.71%) NoSQL
3 9 (21.43%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.76%) OLAP
4 2 (4.76%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 13 (30.95%) JIRA
3 9 (21.43%) PHPUnit
3 9 (21.43%) Redmine
4 6 (14.29%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.76%) Eclipse
5 2 (4.76%) Gradle
5 2 (4.76%) Grunt
5 2 (4.76%) gulp
5 2 (4.76%) IntelliJ
5 2 (4.76%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.76%) JProfiler
5 2 (4.76%) JUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Maven
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 21 (50.00%) Finance
2 15 (35.71%) Banking
3 4 (9.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (90.48%) Developer
2 15 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 13 (30.95%) Junior
4 9 (21.43%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior JavaScript Developer
4 9 (21.43%) Junior PHP Developer
4 9 (21.43%) MySQL Developer
4 9 (21.43%) PHP Developer
4 9 (21.43%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 8 (19.05%) Core Java Developer
6 7 (16.67%) .NET Developer
7 5 (11.90%) J2EE Developer
7 5 (11.90%) J2EE Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Java Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Web Developer
8 4 (9.52%) C# Developer
9 3 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (47.62%) Web Services
2 18 (42.86%) REST
3 17 (40.48%) Hibernate
3 17 (40.48%) JPA
3 17 (40.48%) SOAP
3 17 (40.48%) Spring
3 17 (40.48%) Spring Boot
4 15 (35.71%) J2EE
4 15 (35.71%) JMS
5 14 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 13 (30.95%) Ajax
7 12 (28.57%) jQuery
8 9 (21.43%) LAMP
8 9 (21.43%) Symfony
9 7 (16.67%) .NET
9 7 (16.67%) CSS
9 7 (16.67%) HTML
10 6 (14.29%) .NET Framework
10 6 (14.29%) Velocity
11 4 (9.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
1 2 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.38%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (21.43%) Linux
2 8 (19.05%) Windows
3 1 (2.38%) Android
3 1 (2.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (76.19%) TDD
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (42.86%) OO
5 15 (35.71%) Continuous Delivery
5 15 (35.71%) OOA/OOD
5 15 (35.71%) Pair Programming
6 13 (30.95%) SDLC
7 11 (26.19%) Scrum
8 10 (23.81%) RAD
9 9 (21.43%) OOD
9 9 (21.43%) OOP
10 6 (14.29%) Web Development
11 4 (9.52%) BDD
11 4 (9.52%) Front End Development
12 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
13 2 (4.76%) Data Protection
13 2 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
13 2 (4.76%) Problem Management
13 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) PHP
4 8 (19.05%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) C
6 1 (2.38%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Cognizant
2 4 (9.52%) Perforce
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) TOWER Software
Northampton, Northamptonshire
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