The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 21 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 7.18% 1.71% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.44% 1.96% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 0
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
154 153 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.08% 87.43% 77.78%
Number of salaries quoted 135 111 146
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Chester region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Chester

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Chester region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Chester

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (78.57%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
4 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) MVC
4 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
4 9 (64.29%) ADO
4 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
6 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (42.86%) OO
8 5 (35.71%) Scrum
9 4 (28.57%) OOP
9 4 (28.57%) HTML
10 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (21.43%) JSON
10 3 (21.43%) TDD
10 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (21.43%) RESTful
11 2 (14.29%) Telematics
11 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
11 2 (14.29%) Big Data
11 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (14.29%) SOLID

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Big Data
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 4 (28.57%) UI Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) .NET
1 11 (78.57%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) ADO
4 8 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (50.00%) jQuery
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
7 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (21.43%) RESTful
8 2 (14.29%) J2EE
8 2 (14.29%) Java EE
8 2 (14.29%) XML
9 1 (7.14%) CSS3
9 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
9 1 (7.14%) Laravel
9 1 (7.14%) WCF
9 1 (7.14%) WinForms
9 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Telematics
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 5 (35.71%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) OOP
6 3 (21.43%) TDD
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) SOLID
8 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
8 1 (7.14%) UML
8 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Delphi
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 4 days ago