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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 75 73 78
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 45 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.56% 2.87% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.99% 3.57% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 44
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1505 1402 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.66% 80.34% 81.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1152 1037 1167
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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 -5 15 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Wilmslow - 5 £32,500 - 2
Macclesfield -8 4 £32,500 +14.03%
Runcorn -1 3 £35,000 -15.66%
Crewe - 3 - - 4
Knutsford - 3 £38,500 - 1
Chester - 1 £42,500 - 4
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 58 (76.32%) .NET
2 56 (73.68%) SQL
3 53 (69.74%) C#
4 49 (64.47%) HTML
4 49 (64.47%) JavaScript
5 43 (56.58%) .NET Framework
6 39 (51.32%) ASP.NET
6 39 (51.32%) MVC
7 35 (46.05%) Web Services
8 32 (42.11%) SQL Server
9 30 (39.47%) Windows
9 30 (39.47%) CSS
9 30 (39.47%) jQuery
9 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
10 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
12 22 (28.95%) T-SQL
13 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (26.32%) XML
14 20 (26.32%) Oracle
14 20 (26.32%) Scrum
15 19 (25.00%) OO
16 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
16 18 (23.68%) VB.NET
16 18 (23.68%) MySQL
16 18 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
17 17 (22.37%) WinForms
18 16 (21.05%) Subversion
18 16 (21.05%) Ajax
18 16 (21.05%) Android

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 9 (11.84%) Node.js
2 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.58%) IIS
4 4 (5.26%) Confluence
5 2 (2.63%) Apache
6 1 (1.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (19.74%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.21%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) ATM
2 3 (3.95%) Wireless
3 2 (2.63%) GPRS
3 2 (2.63%) UMTS
4 1 (1.32%) HTTP
4 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (42.11%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.68%) MySQL
3 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (11.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (10.53%) NoSQL
5 8 (10.53%) Big Data
6 5 (6.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (5.26%) DB2
8 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.95%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Services
10 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.32%) QlikView
10 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (23.68%) Visual Studio
1 18 (23.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (21.05%) Subversion
3 11 (14.47%) Git (software)
4 8 (10.53%) NUnit
4 8 (10.53%) JUnit
5 5 (6.58%) JIRA
6 3 (3.95%) Selenium
6 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.63%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.32%) Ant
8 1 (1.32%) TestNG
8 1 (1.32%) Maven
8 1 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.26%) Billing
3 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.95%) Retail
Job Titles
1 69 (90.79%) Developer
2 36 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 17 (22.37%) C# Developer
4 15 (19.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 9 (11.84%) Senior .NET Developer
7 8 (10.53%) Java Developer
8 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
9 5 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.26%) VB6 Developer
10 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (5.26%) VB Developer
10 4 (5.26%) Production Manager
10 4 (5.26%) AWS Developer
11 3 (3.95%) Programmer
11 3 (3.95%) Junior
11 3 (3.95%) Software Engineer
11 3 (3.95%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (76.32%) .NET
2 49 (64.47%) HTML
3 43 (56.58%) .NET Framework
4 39 (51.32%) ASP.NET
5 35 (46.05%) Web Services
6 30 (39.47%) CSS
6 30 (39.47%) jQuery
6 30 (39.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (26.32%) XML
8 17 (22.37%) WinForms
9 16 (21.05%) Ajax
10 15 (19.74%) HTML5
11 10 (13.16%) REST
11 10 (13.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (11.84%) CSS3
12 9 (11.84%) WPF
13 8 (10.53%) JSON
13 8 (10.53%) WebSockets
13 8 (10.53%) WebRTC
14 7 (9.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) Mobile App
2 5 (6.58%) User Experience
2 5 (6.58%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.26%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.95%) Tandem
4 3 (3.95%) STB
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (39.47%) Windows
2 16 (21.05%) Android
2 16 (21.05%) Apple iOS
3 13 (17.11%) Windows Mobile
4 10 (13.16%) Linux
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone
6 2 (2.63%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.63%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (51.32%) MVC
2 29 (38.16%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (27.63%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (26.32%) Scrum
5 19 (25.00%) OO
6 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
7 13 (17.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 12 (15.79%) TDD
9 8 (10.53%) SOA
9 8 (10.53%) Mobile Development
10 7 (9.21%) Automated Testing
11 6 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (6.58%) UML
12 5 (6.58%) OOP
12 5 (6.58%) Web Development
12 5 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (5.26%) Product Management
13 4 (5.26%) Line Management
13 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 56 (73.68%) SQL
2 53 (69.74%) C#
3 49 (64.47%) JavaScript
4 22 (28.95%) T-SQL
5 18 (23.68%) VB.NET
6 14 (18.42%) Java
7 8 (10.53%) C++
7 8 (10.53%) PHP
8 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.26%) RPG
9 4 (5.26%) VB6
9 4 (5.26%) VB
10 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.32%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (15.79%) Degree
2 4 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.32%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (26.32%) Oracle
3 4 (5.26%) Perforce
4 3 (3.95%) BT
5 2 (2.63%) Jaspersoft
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
5 2 (2.63%) Apple
6 1 (1.32%) Adobe
6 1 (1.32%) MKS
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: 25,000 - 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
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Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Crewe
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Knutsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Chester
Shortlist Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 27 days ago
Chester
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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