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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 63 98 77
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 56 19 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.21% 1.11% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.68% 1.36% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 42 16 46
Average salary £40,000 £30,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.14% +1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1520 1402 1428
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.26% 81.75% 78.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1206 1085 1151
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 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 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 7 July 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 +9 18 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Crewe - 14 £40,000 - 1
Wilmslow - 2 £38,777 - 1
Chester -3 1 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 60 (57.14%) .NET
2 58 (55.24%) HTML
3 56 (53.33%) JavaScript
4 55 (52.38%) SQL
5 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (45.71%) C#
7 47 (44.76%) Web Services
8 41 (39.05%) .NET Framework
8 41 (39.05%) jQuery
9 37 (35.24%) SQL Server
9 37 (35.24%) MVC
10 35 (33.33%) CSS
11 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET
12 33 (31.43%) SDLC
13 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
14 31 (29.52%) Scrum
14 31 (29.52%) OO
15 30 (28.57%) Windows
15 30 (28.57%) Finance
16 29 (27.62%) Java
17 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
17 26 (24.76%) MySQL
18 25 (23.81%) Oracle
18 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
18 25 (23.81%) Mobile App
19 24 (22.86%) Visual Studio
20 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (21.90%) TDD
21 22 (20.95%) OOP
22 21 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 10 (9.52%) Exstream Dialogue
2 7 (6.67%) Apache
2 7 (6.67%) Papyrus
2 7 (6.67%) StreamWeaver
3 5 (4.76%) IIS
4 4 (3.81%) JBoss
4 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.81%) Confluence
5 3 (2.86%) Node.js
5 3 (2.86%) CMS
6 2 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.90%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.95%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.95%) Jetty
7 1 (0.95%) Liferay
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 16 (15.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.81%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (9.52%) Exstream
2 5 (4.76%) Magento
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.57%) Wireless
2 4 (3.81%) HTTPS
2 4 (3.81%) ATM
2 4 (3.81%) HTTP
3 2 (1.90%) SNMP
3 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.90%) GPRS
3 2 (1.90%) UMTS
3 2 (1.90%) Telnet
4 1 (0.95%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (35.24%) SQL Server
2 26 (24.76%) MySQL
3 15 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.81%) DB2
5 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.90%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.95%) QlikView
8 1 (0.95%) OLTP
8 1 (0.95%) VLDB
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (22.86%) Visual Studio
2 21 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (16.19%) JUnit
4 12 (11.43%) JIRA
4 12 (11.43%) Selenium
5 9 (8.57%) Subversion
6 7 (6.67%) Eclipse
7 6 (5.71%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
8 4 (3.81%) TestNG
9 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
9 3 (2.86%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.90%) PhpStorm
10 2 (1.90%) SpecFlow
10 2 (1.90%) FxCop
10 2 (1.90%) StyleCop
10 2 (1.90%) MyEclipse
10 2 (1.90%) IntelliJ
10 2 (1.90%) Maven
11 1 (0.95%) Ant
General
1 30 (28.57%) Finance
2 9 (8.57%) Financial Institution
2 9 (8.57%) Retail
3 8 (7.62%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.67%) Banking
5 4 (3.81%) Billing
6 3 (2.86%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 89 (84.76%) Developer
2 33 (31.43%) .NET Developer
3 20 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 18 (17.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (16.19%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (8.57%) Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Engineer
10 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) VB Developer
10 5 (4.76%) VB6 Developer
11 4 (3.81%) PHP Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Production Manager
12 3 (2.86%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (57.14%) .NET
2 58 (55.24%) HTML
3 47 (44.76%) Web Services
4 41 (39.05%) .NET Framework
4 41 (39.05%) jQuery
5 35 (33.33%) CSS
6 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET
7 23 (21.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (18.10%) AngularJS
10 18 (17.14%) Entity Framework
10 18 (17.14%) RESTful
10 18 (17.14%) XML
11 17 (16.19%) WinForms
11 17 (16.19%) WCF
11 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
12 16 (15.24%) HTML5
12 16 (15.24%) Ajax
12 16 (15.24%) SOAP
13 15 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 25 (23.81%) Mobile App
2 19 (18.10%) User Experience
3 12 (11.43%) Client/Server
3 12 (11.43%) N-Tier
4 8 (7.62%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.67%) Mainframe
6 5 (4.76%) Tandem
7 4 (3.81%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (2.86%) Visualisation
8 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.90%) PMI
10 1 (0.95%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (9.52%) Android
3 10 (9.52%) Apple iOS
4 9 (8.57%) Windows Mobile
5 7 (6.67%) Linux
6 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.90%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (49.52%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.24%) MVC
3 33 (31.43%) SDLC
4 31 (29.52%) OO
4 31 (29.52%) Scrum
5 25 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (21.90%) TDD
7 22 (20.95%) OOP
8 14 (13.33%) Mobile Application Development
9 13 (12.38%) Automated Testing
10 12 (11.43%) Time Management
11 11 (10.48%) Modular Programming
12 10 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
12 10 (9.52%) Software Engineering
12 10 (9.52%) SOA
12 10 (9.52%) Risk Management
13 9 (8.57%) MVVM
13 9 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
14 8 (7.62%) Android Development
14 8 (7.62%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 56 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 55 (52.38%) SQL
3 48 (45.71%) C#
4 29 (27.62%) Java
5 26 (24.76%) T-SQL
6 14 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 14 (13.33%) PHP
7 7 (6.67%) COBOL
7 7 (6.67%) JCL
8 5 (4.76%) VB6
8 5 (4.76%) VB
9 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.81%) RPG
10 3 (2.86%) C
10 3 (2.86%) C++
11 2 (1.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.90%) PHP5
12 1 (0.95%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (17.14%) Degree
2 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.90%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (30.48%) Microsoft
2 25 (23.81%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) HP
4 4 (3.81%) Perforce
5 3 (2.86%) BT
5 3 (2.86%) Adobe
6 2 (1.90%) SAP
6 2 (1.90%) Apple
6 2 (1.90%) Jaspersoft
7 1 (0.95%) Teradata
7 1 (0.95%) Vertica
7 1 (0.95%) MKS
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