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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 64 77 109
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +32
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 31 54 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.79% 3.14% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 3.50% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 41 22
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
947 1545 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.24% 89.83% 86.03%
Number of salaries quoted 828 1257 1318
Median salary £39,250 £41,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.26% +3.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 25 August 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 25 August 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
Wilmslow -3 7 £38,500 -0.71%
Knutsford +26 6 £70,000 -
Warrington +4 4 £40,000 -4.76%
Chester - 2 £42,500 -
Crewe -6 1 £23,500 -37.33% 1
Runcorn - 1 £34,000 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) MVC
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 21 (44.68%) .NET
3 21 (44.68%) CSS
4 20 (42.55%) C#
5 19 (40.43%) TDD
6 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
7 17 (36.17%) HTML
7 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
8 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
8 16 (34.04%) jQuery
9 14 (29.79%) Scrum
9 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio
10 13 (27.66%) XML
10 13 (27.66%) Java
10 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (25.53%) JSON
11 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
12 11 (23.40%) Finance
12 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
13 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
14 8 (17.02%) NHibernate
14 8 (17.02%) Selenium
14 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
14 8 (17.02%) ETL
14 8 (17.02%) OO
14 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
14 8 (17.02%) BDD

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 6 (12.77%) NServiceBus
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.38%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (4.26%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (17.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (36.17%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) Big Data
2 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.38%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.26%) MySQL
6 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.13%) Power BI
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (29.79%) Visual Studio
2 12 (25.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.02%) Selenium
4 7 (14.89%) SpecFlow
5 6 (12.77%) FxCop
5 6 (12.77%) Git (software)
5 6 (12.77%) StyleCop
6 4 (8.51%) Bitbucket
6 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
6 4 (8.51%) JUnit
7 3 (6.38%) Android Studio
7 3 (6.38%) Xcode
8 2 (4.26%) Ant
8 2 (4.26%) Cucumber
8 2 (4.26%) EasyMock
8 2 (4.26%) Maven
8 2 (4.26%) Mockito
9 1 (2.13%) NUnit
9 1 (2.13%) ReSharper
9 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 11 (23.40%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
2 6 (12.77%) Publishing
3 2 (4.26%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Games
3 2 (4.26%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 46 (97.87%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Java Developer
4 7 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Ab Initio Developer
5 6 (12.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Designer
5 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
6 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) SQL Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Android Developer
7 3 (6.38%) C# Software Developer
7 3 (6.38%) iOS Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Junior
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Android Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior iOS Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Big Data Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.26%) Lead PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (44.68%) .NET
1 21 (44.68%) CSS
2 17 (36.17%) HTML
3 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET
3 16 (34.04%) jQuery
4 13 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (27.66%) XML
5 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
5 12 (25.53%) JSON
6 11 (23.40%) AngularJS
7 8 (17.02%) Entity Framework
7 8 (17.02%) NHibernate
8 7 (14.89%) HTML5
8 7 (14.89%) J2EE
8 7 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (12.77%) Castle Windsor
9 6 (12.77%) CSS3
9 6 (12.77%) RESTful
9 6 (12.77%) SignalR
9 6 (12.77%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) User Experience
2 6 (12.77%) Mobile App
3 5 (10.64%) PMI
4 4 (8.51%) Social Media
5 2 (4.26%) Telematics
6 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Apple iOS
3 5 (10.64%) Android
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone
5 1 (2.13%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (65.96%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (48.94%) MVC
3 19 (40.43%) TDD
4 14 (29.79%) Scrum
5 8 (17.02%) BDD
5 8 (17.02%) ETL
5 8 (17.02%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Data Lineage
6 6 (12.77%) Data Management
6 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.77%) Integration Testing
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.64%) Analytics
7 5 (10.64%) iOS Development
7 5 (10.64%) OOP
7 5 (10.64%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (8.51%) Android Development
8 4 (8.51%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 20 (42.55%) C#
3 18 (38.30%) JavaScript
4 13 (27.66%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) VB.NET
6 3 (6.38%) Apple Swift
6 3 (6.38%) C
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 2 (4.26%) Python
7 2 (4.26%) VB
8 1 (2.13%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.13%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) PMI Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.13%) MCP
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Control-M
2 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Ab Initio
3 5 (10.64%) Cognizant
4 2 (4.26%) Sybase
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Telerik
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) Xamarin
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