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

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 63 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 60 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 3.49% 1.23% 1.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 1.48% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 29
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £23,450 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £42,750 £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
1498 1482 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.25% 82.98% 78.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1176 1166 1103
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 £27,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 27 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 27 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 +10 18 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Crewe - 16 £38,750 - 1
Wilmslow +3 2 £38,777 -8.76% 1
Chester -4 1 £40,000 -3.03% 1
Knutsford - 1 - -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 61 (58.10%) HTML
2 59 (56.19%) JavaScript
3 57 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (51.43%) .NET
5 50 (47.62%) SQL
5 50 (47.62%) Web Services
6 45 (42.86%) jQuery
7 44 (41.90%) C#
8 39 (37.14%) CSS
9 37 (35.24%) MVC
9 37 (35.24%) .NET Framework
10 36 (34.29%) OO
11 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 33 (31.43%) Finance
12 33 (31.43%) SDLC
13 31 (29.52%) Java
13 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
14 30 (28.57%) Windows
14 30 (28.57%) ASP.NET
14 30 (28.57%) Scrum
14 30 (28.57%) Mobile App
15 28 (26.67%) MySQL
15 28 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
16 25 (23.81%) AngularJS
16 25 (23.81%) T-SQL
16 25 (23.81%) OOP
17 24 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (22.86%) TDD
17 24 (22.86%) User Experience
18 23 (21.90%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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%) Apache
1 10 (9.52%) Exstream Dialogue
2 7 (6.67%) JBoss
2 7 (6.67%) Papyrus
2 7 (6.67%) StreamWeaver
3 6 (5.71%) CMS
4 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.81%) IIS
5 4 (3.81%) WebSphere
5 4 (3.81%) Jetty
5 4 (3.81%) Liferay
6 3 (2.86%) Node.js
7 2 (1.90%) NServiceBus
7 2 (1.90%) Confluence
7 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
8 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 12 (11.43%) Wireless
2 7 (6.67%) HTTPS
2 7 (6.67%) HTTP
3 3 (2.86%) ATM
4 2 (1.90%) GPRS
4 2 (1.90%) UMTS
4 2 (1.90%) SNMP
4 2 (1.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (1.90%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 28 (26.67%) MySQL
3 13 (12.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.81%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.86%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.90%) JasperReports
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.90%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (1.90%) DB2
8 1 (0.95%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.95%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.95%) Big Data
8 1 (0.95%) OLTP
8 1 (0.95%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 23 (21.90%) Visual Studio
2 17 (16.19%) JUnit
3 16 (15.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 13 (12.38%) JIRA
5 12 (11.43%) Subversion
6 11 (10.48%) Selenium
7 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.67%) Eclipse
9 6 (5.71%) Maven
9 6 (5.71%) Jasmine
10 4 (3.81%) Jenkins
10 4 (3.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 4 (3.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (3.81%) TestNG
11 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
12 2 (1.90%) FxCop
12 2 (1.90%) StyleCop
12 2 (1.90%) MyEclipse
12 2 (1.90%) Ant
12 2 (1.90%) IntelliJ
General
1 33 (31.43%) Finance
2 12 (11.43%) Financial Institution
2 12 (11.43%) Retail
3 10 (9.52%) Banking
4 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.71%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.90%) Billing
Job Titles
1 91 (86.67%) Developer
2 29 (27.62%) .NET Developer
3 18 (17.14%) Java Developer
4 17 (16.19%) C# Developer
5 16 (15.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (10.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 10 (9.52%) Analyst
7 10 (9.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 7 (6.67%) Analyst Developer
9 6 (5.71%) JavaScript Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (4.76%) VB6 Developer
10 5 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
10 5 (4.76%) VB Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Software Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Applications Developer
10 5 (4.76%) Senior Developer
11 4 (3.81%) Software Engineer
11 4 (3.81%) PHP Developer
12 3 (2.86%) Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (58.10%) HTML
2 54 (51.43%) .NET
3 50 (47.62%) Web Services
4 45 (42.86%) jQuery
5 39 (37.14%) CSS
6 37 (35.24%) .NET Framework
7 30 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 25 (23.81%) AngularJS
9 24 (22.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 22 (20.95%) HTML5
11 20 (19.05%) RESTful
11 20 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (18.10%) Spring
12 19 (18.10%) WCF
13 18 (17.14%) Entity Framework
13 18 (17.14%) KnockoutJS
14 17 (16.19%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (15.24%) WinForms
15 16 (15.24%) SOAP
15 16 (15.24%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 24 (22.86%) User Experience
3 11 (10.48%) Client/Server
3 11 (10.48%) N-Tier
4 7 (6.67%) Mainframe
5 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.71%) Visualisation
6 5 (4.76%) Tandem
7 4 (3.81%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (3.81%) Device Driver
8 2 (1.90%) PMI
8 2 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.57%) Windows
2 12 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (10.48%) Linux
4 9 (8.57%) Android
4 9 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 8 (7.62%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (1.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (1.90%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.90%) Windows CE
6 2 (1.90%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (54.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.24%) MVC
3 36 (34.29%) OO
4 33 (31.43%) SDLC
5 30 (28.57%) Scrum
6 28 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (23.81%) OOP
8 24 (22.86%) TDD
9 16 (15.24%) Automated Testing
9 16 (15.24%) Mobile Application Development
10 14 (13.33%) Modular Programming
11 13 (12.38%) Risk Management
12 12 (11.43%) Time Management
12 12 (11.43%) Customer Engagement
13 11 (10.48%) Web Application Development
13 11 (10.48%) Software Engineering
14 10 (9.52%) Portfolio Management
14 10 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (8.57%) MVVM
16 8 (7.62%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 59 (56.19%) JavaScript
2 50 (47.62%) SQL
3 44 (41.90%) C#
4 31 (29.52%) Java
5 25 (23.81%) T-SQL
6 17 (16.19%) PHP
7 12 (11.43%) VB.NET
8 7 (6.67%) JCL
8 7 (6.67%) COBOL
9 6 (5.71%) C
10 5 (4.76%) VB6
10 5 (4.76%) VB
11 4 (3.81%) PL/SQL
12 3 (2.86%) C++
13 2 (1.90%) RPG
13 2 (1.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.90%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (13.33%) 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 10 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 23 (21.90%) Oracle
3 10 (9.52%) HP
4 3 (2.86%) Adobe
5 2 (1.90%) SAP
5 2 (1.90%) Apple
5 2 (1.90%) Perforce
5 2 (1.90%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (0.95%) Teradata
6 1 (0.95%) Vertica
6 1 (0.95%) BT
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