The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 75 81 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 42 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.52% 2.56% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.85% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 20
Median salary £37,750 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.62% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
863 1474 1507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.72% 89.93% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 731 1133 1126
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Cheshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Chester -1 9 £35,000 -17.64%
Warrington +5 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Crewe +13 2 £44,000 +10.00% 1
Knutsford +12 2 - -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (73.33%) .NET
3 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (66.67%) C#
4 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
5 17 (56.67%) SQL
6 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
8 13 (43.33%) HTML
8 13 (43.33%) MVC
9 11 (36.67%) CSS
10 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (30.00%) Spring
11 9 (30.00%) ADO
12 8 (26.67%) Scrum
12 8 (26.67%) jQuery
12 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
13 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
13 7 (23.33%) QA
13 7 (23.33%) OO
14 6 (20.00%) Java
14 6 (20.00%) TDD
15 5 (16.67%) J2EE
15 5 (16.67%) JSON
15 5 (16.67%) RESTful
16 4 (13.33%) Big Data
16 4 (13.33%) OOP
16 4 (13.33%) XML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (23.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) Big Data
4 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (56.67%) Visual Studio
2 10 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (6.67%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.67%) Cucumber
4 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.67%) JUnit
5 1 (3.33%) Android Studio
5 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (3.33%) Xcode
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
2 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Games
3 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (30.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 8 (26.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (23.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (23.33%) C# Software Developer
6 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
7 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
7 4 (13.33%) UI Developer
8 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
8 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Big Data Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (6.67%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
9 2 (6.67%) Junior
9 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
9 2 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
9 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
10 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 15 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (43.33%) HTML
5 11 (36.67%) CSS
6 9 (30.00%) ADO
6 9 (30.00%) Spring
7 8 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (26.67%) jQuery
8 5 (16.67%) J2EE
8 5 (16.67%) JSON
8 5 (16.67%) RESTful
9 4 (13.33%) XML
10 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
11 2 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (6.67%) Entity Framework
11 2 (6.67%) Java EE
11 2 (6.67%) Spring MVC
11 2 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.67%) Social Media
1 2 (6.67%) Telematics
2 1 (3.33%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (43.33%) MVC
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 7 (23.33%) OO
4 7 (23.33%) Process Improvement
5 6 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) OOP
7 3 (10.00%) OOD
8 2 (6.67%) BDD
8 2 (6.67%) Content Management
8 2 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.67%) SOLID
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
9 1 (3.33%) Android Development
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.33%) Multithreading
9 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 21 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 17 (56.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.67%) VB
5 2 (6.67%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) VB6
6 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
6 1 (3.33%) C
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Delphi
6 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
6 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Cognizant
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
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Salary: £39999 - £48000 per annum + work life balance
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