The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 98 83 93
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 32 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.18% 1.85% 1.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 2.42% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 42
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £28,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £47,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1442 1321 1792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.01% 76.36% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1136 1070 1594
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -6 13 £32,500 -7.14%
Macclesfield +11 2 £28,500 -
Chester -1 2 £41,250 +17.85% 1
Wilmslow - 2 £42,500 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 64 (91.43%) C#
2 62 (88.57%) SQL
3 50 (71.43%) .NET
4 36 (51.43%) T-SQL
5 35 (50.00%) WinForms
6 30 (42.86%) MVC
6 30 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 30 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 29 (41.43%) XML
8 27 (38.57%) TDD
9 26 (37.14%) .NET Framework
9 26 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
11 23 (32.86%) HTML
11 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
12 21 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (28.57%) WPF
13 20 (28.57%) Software Engineering
14 19 (27.14%) JSON
14 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
14 19 (27.14%) jQuery
15 17 (24.29%) OOD
15 17 (24.29%) C
15 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
15 17 (24.29%) Web Services
16 16 (22.86%) OO
16 16 (22.86%) N-Tier
16 16 (22.86%) MVVM
16 16 (22.86%) SystemC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Spatial
2 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
Applications
1 19 (27.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) GPRS
1 2 (2.86%) UMTS
1 2 (2.86%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 26 (37.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.14%) MySQL
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.43%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.43%) OLTP
5 1 (1.43%) VLDB
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (24.29%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.00%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.57%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (5.71%) JUnit
5 4 (5.71%) Subversion
6 1 (1.43%) NUnit
General
1 7 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (4.29%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 52 (74.29%) Developer
2 26 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 21 (30.00%) Software Developer
4 16 (22.86%) Software Engineer
5 8 (11.43%) .NET Software Engineer
6 7 (10.00%) Software Team Leader
6 7 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
7 6 (8.57%) C# Software Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.71%) Graduate
9 4 (5.71%) Programmer
9 4 (5.71%) Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (5.71%) .NET Programmer
9 4 (5.71%) Software Development Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Software Programmer
10 3 (4.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (71.43%) .NET
2 35 (50.00%) WinForms
3 30 (42.86%) ASP.NET
4 29 (41.43%) XML
5 26 (37.14%) .NET Framework
6 23 (32.86%) HTML
6 23 (32.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (28.57%) WPF
8 19 (27.14%) jQuery
8 19 (27.14%) JSON
9 17 (24.29%) Web Services
10 15 (21.43%) WCF
11 14 (20.00%) CSS
12 12 (17.14%) SOAP
12 12 (17.14%) Ajax
13 7 (10.00%) GWT
13 7 (10.00%) HTML5
14 3 (4.29%) REST
14 3 (4.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 3 (4.29%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) N-Tier
1 16 (22.86%) SystemC
2 12 (17.14%) NHS
3 7 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 7 (10.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.14%) GIS
5 3 (4.29%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.86%) Social Media
7 1 (1.43%) Replication
7 1 (1.43%) STB
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Android
2 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Phone 7
3 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.86%) Linux
3 2 (2.86%) Windows CE
3 2 (2.86%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (42.86%) MVC
2 27 (38.57%) TDD
3 20 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 17 (24.29%) OOD
5 16 (22.86%) OO
5 16 (22.86%) MVVM
6 15 (21.43%) Scrum
7 11 (15.71%) Refactoring
8 10 (14.29%) Pair Programming
8 10 (14.29%) OOP
9 9 (12.86%) Requirements Analysis
9 9 (12.86%) Web Development
9 9 (12.86%) User Stories
10 8 (11.43%) SOA
11 7 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (8.57%) Integration Testing
12 6 (8.57%) Matrix Management
12 6 (8.57%) Product Management
12 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 64 (91.43%) C#
2 62 (88.57%) SQL
3 36 (51.43%) T-SQL
4 25 (35.71%) JavaScript
5 17 (24.29%) C
6 15 (21.43%) VB.NET
7 12 (17.14%) Java
8 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.86%) C++
9 2 (2.86%) XPath
10 1 (1.43%) PHP5
10 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (15.71%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) MCP
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.71%) MCTS
2 4 (5.71%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.14%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 7 (10.00%) Google
4 3 (4.29%) Sencha
5 2 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (1.43%) SAP
Chester, Cheshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe
Tectre Limited
Salary: £26,000 - £30,000 per year dependent on experience
Posted: 26 days ago