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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
North West / Cheshire
Rank 52 88 84
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 40 16 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.99% 1.23% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 1.45% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 13 41
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
878 1102 1641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.62% 84.77% 89.67%
Number of salaries quoted 690 961 1321
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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
Chester +9 10 £47,500 +26.66%
Crewe - 9 £45,000 -
Wilmslow - 8 £45,000 -
Warrington +17 6 £40,000 -1.84% 2
Knutsford +1 2 - - 1
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 42 (57.53%) .NET
2 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (52.05%) C#
4 36 (49.32%) SQL Server
5 35 (47.95%) TDD
6 34 (46.58%) HTML
7 33 (45.21%) MVC
8 30 (41.10%) CSS
9 27 (36.99%) XML
10 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET
10 26 (35.62%) SQL
11 23 (31.51%) Finance
11 23 (31.51%) JSON
11 23 (31.51%) Java
11 23 (31.51%) jQuery
12 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
13 21 (28.77%) HTML5
14 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
14 20 (27.40%) .NET Framework
15 19 (26.03%) Scrum
15 19 (26.03%) Spring
16 18 (24.66%) Selenium
16 18 (24.66%) WCF
16 18 (24.66%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (23.29%) Dependency Injection
17 17 (23.29%) Entity Framework
17 17 (23.29%) User Experience
17 17 (23.29%) Windows
18 16 (21.92%) MS Excel

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 14 (19.18%) NServiceBus
2 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.74%) IIS
3 2 (2.74%) JBoss
3 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.37%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.11%) Intranet
2 1 (1.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (49.32%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) Data Mining
2 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.22%) Relational Database
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.11%) Azure SQL Database
3 3 (4.11%) Power BI
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.37%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.37%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Selenium
1 18 (24.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (20.55%) SpecFlow
3 14 (19.18%) FxCop
3 14 (19.18%) StyleCop
3 14 (19.18%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.59%) JUnit
5 6 (8.22%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.22%) Maven
5 6 (8.22%) Subversion
6 4 (5.48%) NUnit
7 3 (4.11%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.11%) Moq
8 2 (2.74%) Ant
8 2 (2.74%) EasyMock
8 2 (2.74%) Gradle
8 2 (2.74%) Mockito
8 2 (2.74%) Synon
9 1 (1.37%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.37%) Xcode
General
1 23 (31.51%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Games
3 3 (4.11%) Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (4.11%) Legal
3 3 (4.11%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.37%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (78.08%) Developer
2 25 (34.25%) .NET Developer
3 20 (27.40%) Java Developer
4 14 (19.18%) C# Developer
5 11 (15.07%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (13.70%) SQL Developer
7 9 (12.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
7 9 (12.33%) .NET Programmer
7 9 (12.33%) Analyst
7 9 (12.33%) Analyst Programmer
7 9 (12.33%) Programmer
8 7 (9.59%) VB.NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 5 (6.85%) C++ Developer
9 5 (6.85%) C++/Java Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Database Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.85%) Senior SQL Developer
10 4 (5.48%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (57.53%) .NET
2 34 (46.58%) HTML
3 30 (41.10%) CSS
4 27 (36.99%) XML
5 26 (35.62%) ASP.NET
6 23 (31.51%) jQuery
6 23 (31.51%) JSON
7 22 (30.14%) AngularJS
8 21 (28.77%) HTML5
9 20 (27.40%) .NET Framework
9 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (26.03%) Spring
11 18 (24.66%) WCF
12 17 (23.29%) Entity Framework
13 16 (21.92%) NHibernate
13 16 (21.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 14 (19.18%) Castle Windsor
14 14 (19.18%) CSS3
14 14 (19.18%) Hibernate
14 14 (19.18%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.29%) User Experience
2 16 (21.92%) Mobile App
3 13 (17.81%) PMI
4 5 (6.85%) iPad
5 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.11%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.74%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.37%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.29%) Windows
2 5 (6.85%) Android
2 5 (6.85%) Apple iOS
2 5 (6.85%) Linux
3 4 (5.48%) Unix
4 1 (1.37%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.16%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (47.95%) TDD
3 33 (45.21%) MVC
4 19 (26.03%) Scrum
5 17 (23.29%) Dependency Injection
6 15 (20.55%) Continuous Integration
7 14 (19.18%) Integration Testing
8 10 (13.70%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (10.96%) OO
9 8 (10.96%) Software Engineering
10 6 (8.22%) Data Modelling
10 6 (8.22%) ETL
10 6 (8.22%) OOP
10 6 (8.22%) Web Development
11 5 (6.85%) Analytics
11 5 (6.85%) Multithreading
11 5 (6.85%) OOD
11 5 (6.85%) Statistical Analysis
11 5 (6.85%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (5.48%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (52.05%) C#
2 26 (35.62%) SQL
3 23 (31.51%) Java
4 10 (13.70%) JavaScript
5 8 (10.96%) C++
5 8 (10.96%) VB.NET
6 5 (6.85%) VB
7 3 (4.11%) C
7 3 (4.11%) VB6
8 2 (2.74%) RPG
8 2 (2.74%) RPG IV
8 2 (2.74%) RPG/400
9 1 (1.37%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.37%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.37%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (17.81%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 20 (27.40%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.22%) Teradata
3 3 (4.11%) Google
3 3 (4.11%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.74%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.37%) Progress
5 1 (1.37%) RedGate
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