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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 66 66
Rank change year-on-year +16 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.25% 1.24% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.55% 1.33% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 17 8 18
Median salary £50,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +60.00% -10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,450 £26,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,700 £60,000
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 535 679 812
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 91.45% 93.66% 88.74%
Number of salaries quoted 446 485 709
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 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 +20 15 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Corby - 4 £60,000 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 28 (75.68%) TDD
2 27 (72.97%) Java
2 27 (72.97%) Web Services
3 26 (70.27%) J2EE
3 26 (70.27%) Hibernate
3 26 (70.27%) Spring
4 25 (67.57%) Finance
4 25 (67.57%) OO
5 24 (64.86%) OOA/OOD
5 24 (64.86%) JMS
5 24 (64.86%) RDBMS
5 24 (64.86%) SOAP
5 24 (64.86%) Pair Programming
5 24 (64.86%) Banking
5 24 (64.86%) JPA
5 24 (64.86%) NoSQL
5 24 (64.86%) REST
5 24 (64.86%) Relational Database
5 24 (64.86%) Continuous Delivery
5 24 (64.86%) Spring Boot
6 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (29.73%) Scrum
8 9 (24.32%) Web Development
9 8 (21.62%) C#
9 8 (21.62%) RAD
10 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
10 7 (18.92%) MVC
10 7 (18.92%) SDLC
11 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
11 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework

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 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) NoSQL
1 24 (64.86%) RDBMS
1 24 (64.86%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.41%) OLAP
3 2 (5.41%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.70%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JUnit
1 2 (5.41%) SonarQube
2 1 (2.70%) Appium
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.70%) Buildbot
2 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
2 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.70%) Grunt
2 1 (2.70%) gulp
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.70%) NUnit
2 1 (2.70%) PhantomJS
2 1 (2.70%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) SoapUI
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 25 (67.57%) Finance
2 24 (64.86%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Local Government
3 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (97.30%) Developer
2 26 (70.27%) Java Developer
3 17 (45.95%) Core Java Developer
4 7 (18.92%) J2EE Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 7 (18.92%) Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) J2EE Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Java Web Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Architect
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Architect
6 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Lead Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (72.97%) Web Services
2 26 (70.27%) Hibernate
2 26 (70.27%) J2EE
2 26 (70.27%) Spring
3 24 (64.86%) JMS
3 24 (64.86%) JPA
3 24 (64.86%) REST
3 24 (64.86%) SOAP
3 24 (64.86%) Spring Boot
4 5 (13.51%) .NET
4 5 (13.51%) .NET Framework
4 5 (13.51%) Entity Framework
4 5 (13.51%) RESTful
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (10.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 4 (10.81%) jQuery
5 4 (10.81%) WCF
6 2 (5.41%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) JSP
6 2 (5.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.41%) Data Protection Act
1 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) TDD
2 25 (67.57%) OO
3 24 (64.86%) Continuous Delivery
3 24 (64.86%) OOA/OOD
3 24 (64.86%) Pair Programming
4 12 (32.43%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (29.73%) Scrum
6 9 (24.32%) Web Development
7 8 (21.62%) RAD
8 7 (18.92%) MVC
8 7 (18.92%) SDLC
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.41%) Data Protection
10 2 (5.41%) Dimensional Modelling
10 2 (5.41%) DNA
10 2 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
10 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (5.41%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) Java
2 8 (21.62%) C#
3 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) C
4 1 (2.70%) C++
4 1 (2.70%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 1 (2.70%) PHP
4 1 (2.70%) Python
4 1 (2.70%) Ruby
4 1 (2.70%) Scala
4 1 (2.70%) SQL
4 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Sun
2 1 (2.70%) TOWER Software
2 1 (2.70%) Xamarin
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 24 minutes ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Howdens
Salary: Attractive salary + comprehensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago