Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 71 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 22 39 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.02% 2.70% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 2.96% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 16 46 65
Northamptonshire median annual salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £50,000 £55,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 972 1318 1703
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 89.09% 91.40% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 746 869 1508
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,950 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £56,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +6 14 £50,000 +66.67% 3
Corby - 5 £82,500 -
Kettering +1 3 £40,000 +34.45% 1
Unit Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) SQL
4 7 (31.82%) Oracle
4 7 (31.82%) Web Services
4 7 (31.82%) Banking
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
5 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (27.27%) SOAP
5 6 (27.27%) OO
5 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
5 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Java EE
5 6 (27.27%) JPA
5 6 (27.27%) REST
5 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
5 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
6 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
6 5 (22.73%) .NET
6 5 (22.73%) C#
6 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
7 4 (18.18%) HTML
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) CSS
7 4 (18.18%) JMS
7 4 (18.18%) SOA
7 4 (18.18%) MVC

Unit Testing
Co-occurring 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 3 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) RDBMS
1 6 (27.27%) Relational Database
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Endeca
2 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 3 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.09%) OLAP
3 2 (9.09%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (13.64%) JUnit
3 2 (9.09%) PHPUnit
3 2 (9.09%) Redmine
4 1 (4.55%) CruiseControl
4 1 (4.55%) Grunt
4 1 (4.55%) gulp
4 1 (4.55%) JSUnit
4 1 (4.55%) NUnit
4 1 (4.55%) PhantomJS
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Architect
2 3 (13.64%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (13.64%) C# Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Core Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Java Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Principal Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (9.09%) PHP Laravel Developer
3 2 (9.09%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 2 (9.09%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 2 (9.09%) PHP Zend Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server BI Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Symfony Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Developer
3 2 (9.09%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) Web Services
2 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 6 (27.27%) Java EE
2 6 (27.27%) JPA
2 6 (27.27%) REST
2 6 (27.27%) SOAP
2 6 (27.27%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) Spring Boot
3 5 (22.73%) .NET
4 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
4 4 (18.18%) CSS
4 4 (18.18%) HTML
4 4 (18.18%) JMS
4 4 (18.18%) jQuery
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (13.64%) Lucene
5 3 (13.64%) RESTful
5 3 (13.64%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (27.27%) OO
4 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
6 3 (13.64%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) IT Strategy
6 3 (13.64%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
6 3 (13.64%) SEO
6 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
6 3 (13.64%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Data Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 2 (9.09%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.55%) C
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Perforce
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Zend
4 1 (4.55%) Capita
4 1 (4.55%) hybris
4 1 (4.55%) Pega
4 1 (4.55%) Xamarin