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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 61 89 101
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 38 41 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.31% 2.43% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 2.75% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 33 27
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
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
975 1492 1686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 85.00% 88.28% 86.55%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1266 1364
Median salary £39,000 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -6 7 £38,500 -9.41%
Warrington +8 5 £40,000 -8.04%
Chester - 5 £42,500 - 1
Nantwich - 5 £39,000 -
Crewe -3 3 £36,500 +62.22% 1
Knutsford +24 2 £55,000 +46.66%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) TDD
2 22 (42.31%) MVC
2 22 (42.31%) .NET
3 20 (38.46%) C#
3 20 (38.46%) SQL
3 20 (38.46%) CSS
4 18 (34.62%) HTML
4 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
5 17 (32.69%) XML
5 17 (32.69%) jQuery
6 16 (30.77%) Java
6 16 (30.77%) Finance
7 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
8 14 (26.92%) OO
8 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
9 13 (25.00%) Scrum
9 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
10 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
10 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
10 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 11 (21.15%) JSON
11 11 (21.15%) Entity Framework
12 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (19.23%) Selenium
12 10 (19.23%) NHibernate
12 10 (19.23%) Windows
13 9 (17.31%) OOP
13 9 (17.31%) JUnit

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 7 (13.46%) NServiceBus
2 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.77%) JBoss
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.92%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 9 (17.31%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Internet
1 1 (1.92%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.77%) Big Data
3 3 (5.77%) Data Mining
3 3 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (3.85%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.92%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.92%) Power BI
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 10 (19.23%) Selenium
2 10 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (17.31%) JUnit
4 8 (15.38%) SpecFlow
5 7 (13.46%) FxCop
5 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.46%) Maven
5 7 (13.46%) StyleCop
6 6 (11.54%) Subversion
7 4 (7.69%) Bitbucket
7 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
8 3 (5.77%) Android Studio
8 3 (5.77%) Ant
8 3 (5.77%) EasyMock
8 3 (5.77%) Mockito
8 3 (5.77%) Xcode
9 2 (3.85%) Moq
9 2 (3.85%) NUnit
9 2 (3.85%) ReSharper
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 6 (11.54%) Banking
2 6 (11.54%) Publishing
3 3 (5.77%) Advertising
3 3 (5.77%) Games
4 2 (3.85%) Legal
5 1 (1.92%) Marketing
5 1 (1.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 50 (96.15%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
4 9 (17.31%) C# Developer
5 8 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (13.46%) Software Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Ab Initio Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Designer
7 6 (11.54%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.62%) .NET Software Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C++ Developer
8 5 (9.62%) C++/Java Developer
9 4 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Android Developer
10 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 3 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.77%) iOS Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Senior Android Developer
10 3 (5.77%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) .NET
2 20 (38.46%) CSS
3 18 (34.62%) HTML
4 17 (32.69%) jQuery
4 17 (32.69%) XML
5 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET
6 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
7 12 (23.08%) AngularJS
8 11 (21.15%) Entity Framework
8 11 (21.15%) JSON
9 10 (19.23%) NHibernate
10 9 (17.31%) Spring
10 9 (17.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (15.38%) HTML5
11 8 (15.38%) WCF
12 7 (13.46%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (13.46%) CSS3
12 7 (13.46%) SignalR
12 7 (13.46%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Mobile App
1 7 (13.46%) User Experience
2 6 (11.54%) PMI
3 4 (7.69%) Social Media
4 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.92%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.92%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.92%) iPad
5 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.92%) RIA
5 1 (1.92%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Apple iOS
4 5 (9.62%) Android
5 4 (7.69%) Unix
6 1 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (42.31%) MVC
2 22 (42.31%) TDD
3 14 (26.92%) OO
4 13 (25.00%) Scrum
5 9 (17.31%) ETL
5 9 (17.31%) OOP
6 8 (15.38%) BDD
6 8 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (13.46%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (13.46%) Integration Testing
8 6 (11.54%) Analytics
8 6 (11.54%) Data Lineage
8 6 (11.54%) Data Management
8 6 (11.54%) OOD
8 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (9.62%) iOS Development
9 5 (9.62%) Multithreading
9 5 (9.62%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (9.62%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (38.46%) C#
1 20 (38.46%) SQL
2 16 (30.77%) Java
3 14 (26.92%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.38%) C++
5 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.77%) Apple Swift
6 3 (5.77%) C
6 3 (5.77%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.85%) PHP
7 2 (3.85%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) VB
8 1 (1.92%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.92%) VB6
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) PMI Certification
2 3 (5.77%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
3 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) Control-M
2 1 (1.92%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Ab Initio
3 5 (9.62%) Cognizant
4 2 (3.85%) Sybase
4 2 (3.85%) Teradata
5 1 (1.92%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.92%) Progress
5 1 (1.92%) RedGate
5 1 (1.92%) Telerik
5 1 (1.92%) Xamarin
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago