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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
North West / Cheshire
Rank 59 84 95
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 33 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.23% 1.58% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 1.91% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 21 32
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £30,250
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
875 1098 1589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.62% 82.87% 87.64%
Number of salaries quoted 669 961 1353
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £55,662
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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +10 9 £47,500 +35.71% 3
Wilmslow - 8 £47,500 -
Crewe - 7 £36,500 - 3
Knutsford +4 4 - -
Warrington +9 2 £40,000 - 1
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 38 (55.88%) .NET
2 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (50.00%) C#
3 34 (50.00%) HTML
4 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
5 32 (47.06%) TDD
6 30 (44.12%) CSS
6 30 (44.12%) MVC
7 27 (39.71%) XML
8 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
9 25 (36.76%) jQuery
10 24 (35.29%) SQL
11 23 (33.82%) Finance
12 22 (32.35%) Java
13 21 (30.88%) JSON
13 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC
13 21 (30.88%) AngularJS
14 20 (29.41%) HTML5
14 20 (29.41%) .NET Framework
15 19 (27.94%) Scrum
15 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
16 18 (26.47%) Entity Framework
17 17 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (25.00%) NHibernate
18 16 (23.53%) Spring
18 16 (23.53%) Selenium
18 16 (23.53%) Windows
18 16 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (23.53%) User Experience
19 15 (22.06%) Mobile App

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 13 (19.12%) NServiceBus
2 3 (4.41%) IIS
2 3 (4.41%) JBoss
2 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 15 (22.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) Intranet
2 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 6 (8.82%) Data Mining
3 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.41%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (4.41%) Power BI
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.47%) Neo4j
6 1 (1.47%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (23.53%) Selenium
3 15 (22.06%) Visual Studio
4 14 (20.59%) SpecFlow
5 13 (19.12%) FxCop
5 13 (19.12%) StyleCop
6 8 (11.76%) JUnit
7 7 (10.29%) Git (software)
7 7 (10.29%) Maven
7 7 (10.29%) Subversion
8 4 (5.88%) Moq
8 4 (5.88%) NUnit
9 3 (4.41%) Ant
9 3 (4.41%) EasyMock
9 3 (4.41%) Jenkins
9 3 (4.41%) Mockito
10 2 (2.94%) Gradle
10 2 (2.94%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.47%) Xcode
General
1 23 (33.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Advertising
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 54 (79.41%) Developer
2 21 (30.88%) .NET Developer
3 19 (27.94%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.76%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 8 (11.76%) .NET Programmer
6 8 (11.76%) Analyst
6 8 (11.76%) Analyst Programmer
6 8 (11.76%) Programmer
7 7 (10.29%) Software Developer
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C++ Developer
8 5 (7.35%) C++/Java Developer
8 5 (7.35%) Database Developer
9 4 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 4 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
9 4 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (55.88%) .NET
2 34 (50.00%) HTML
3 30 (44.12%) CSS
4 27 (39.71%) XML
5 26 (38.24%) ASP.NET
6 25 (36.76%) jQuery
7 21 (30.88%) AngularJS
7 21 (30.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (30.88%) JSON
8 20 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 20 (29.41%) HTML5
9 18 (26.47%) Entity Framework
10 17 (25.00%) NHibernate
11 16 (23.53%) Spring
11 16 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (22.06%) WCF
13 13 (19.12%) Castle Windsor
13 13 (19.12%) CSS3
13 13 (19.12%) SignalR
13 13 (19.12%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) User Experience
2 15 (22.06%) Mobile App
3 12 (17.65%) PMI
4 3 (4.41%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Cryptography
4 3 (4.41%) iPad
4 3 (4.41%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.47%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.47%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Windows
2 7 (10.29%) Linux
3 4 (5.88%) Android
3 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.88%) Unix
4 1 (1.47%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.06%) TDD
3 30 (44.12%) MVC
4 19 (27.94%) Scrum
5 15 (22.06%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (19.12%) Integration Testing
8 11 (16.18%) OO
9 10 (14.71%) OOP
10 9 (13.24%) Software Engineering
11 8 (11.76%) ETL
12 7 (10.29%) Analytics
12 7 (10.29%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
13 6 (8.82%) Statistical Analysis
14 5 (7.35%) BDD
14 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
14 5 (7.35%) OOD
14 5 (7.35%) Translating Business Requirements
15 4 (5.88%) Concurrent Programming
Programming Languages
1 34 (50.00%) C#
2 24 (35.29%) SQL
3 22 (32.35%) Java
4 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 8 (11.76%) C++
5 8 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 4 (5.88%) VB
7 3 (4.41%) C
7 3 (4.41%) VB6
8 2 (2.94%) Python
9 1 (1.47%) Apple Swift
9 1 (1.47%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.47%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.35%) Teradata
3 3 (4.41%) Google
4 2 (2.94%) Ab Initio
4 2 (2.94%) Sybase
4 2 (2.94%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.47%) Progress
5 1 (1.47%) RedGate
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