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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 95 82 87
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 33 35 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.69% 2.21% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 2.67% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,100 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1628 1309 1627
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 83.44% 82.48% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1315 1053 1381
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £68,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -14 8 £32,500 -15.58%
Knutsford -2 5 £40,000 -
Macclesfield -3 4 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Chester - 3 £37,500 -
Wilmslow -7 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (80.36%) SQL
2 41 (73.21%) C#
3 39 (69.64%) .NET
4 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (55.36%) MVC
6 30 (53.57%) HTML
7 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
8 28 (50.00%) ASP.NET
9 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
10 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
11 23 (41.07%) CSS
12 21 (37.50%) .NET Framework
13 20 (35.71%) jQuery
13 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
14 19 (33.93%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (33.93%) XML
15 18 (32.14%) Web Services
16 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (28.57%) Scrum
18 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
18 14 (25.00%) JSON
19 13 (23.21%) WinForms
19 13 (23.21%) Oracle
19 13 (23.21%) SOA
20 12 (21.43%) Degree
21 11 (19.64%) Ajax
21 11 (19.64%) VB.NET
21 11 (19.64%) HTML5
21 11 (19.64%) Trello
22 10 (17.86%) Mentoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (8.93%) CICS
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Spatial
2 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.14%) Node.js
2 4 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.93%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Trello
2 4 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) FTP
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 2 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (48.21%) SQL Server
2 19 (33.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 5 (8.93%) DB2
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (8.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.14%) Big Data
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (5.36%) MySQL
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.79%) OLTP
8 1 (1.79%) VLDB
8 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (1.79%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 17 (30.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (16.07%) Visual Studio
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle Forms
4 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.93%) Subversion
5 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 4 (7.14%) NUnit
5 4 (7.14%) ClearCase
6 3 (5.36%) JUnit
General
1 6 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Marketing
3 2 (3.57%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 27 (48.21%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) Senior Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Integration Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Service Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Programmer
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate
7 4 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Analyst Programmer
9 2 (3.57%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
9 2 (3.57%) COBOL Programmer
9 2 (3.57%) Mainframe Developer
9 2 (3.57%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (3.57%) COBOL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (69.64%) .NET
2 30 (53.57%) HTML
3 28 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 23 (41.07%) CSS
5 21 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 20 (35.71%) jQuery
6 20 (35.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (33.93%) XML
8 18 (32.14%) Web Services
9 14 (25.00%) JSON
10 13 (23.21%) WinForms
11 11 (19.64%) Ajax
11 11 (19.64%) HTML5
12 5 (8.93%) GWT
12 5 (8.93%) Middleware
13 4 (7.14%) XSLT
13 4 (7.14%) SOAP
13 4 (7.14%) WebRTC
13 4 (7.14%) CSS3
13 4 (7.14%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) GIS
3 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.79%) Kindle
5 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Android
1 8 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 5 (8.93%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (55.36%) MVC
3 16 (28.57%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 13 (23.21%) SOA
6 10 (17.86%) Integration Testing
6 10 (17.86%) Waterfall
6 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
7 9 (16.07%) OO
8 8 (14.29%) OOP
8 8 (14.29%) TDD
9 7 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) Data Modelling
10 6 (10.71%) MVVM
11 5 (8.93%) User Stories
11 5 (8.93%) OOD
11 5 (8.93%) ITIL
11 5 (8.93%) Web Development
11 5 (8.93%) Refactoring
11 5 (8.93%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 45 (80.36%) SQL
2 41 (73.21%) C#
3 29 (51.79%) JavaScript
4 26 (46.43%) T-SQL
5 11 (19.64%) VB.NET
6 9 (16.07%) Java
7 6 (10.71%) PL/SQL
8 5 (8.93%) C++
8 5 (8.93%) COBOL
9 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.79%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 13 (23.21%) Oracle
2 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.93%) Google
3 1 (1.79%) Sencha
3 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
3 1 (1.79%) SAP
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