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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank - 45 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.11% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
267 227 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.71% 84.07% 83.67%
Number of salaries quoted 177 149 158
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Maven
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) JPA
3 1 (33.33%) Drools
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Vertica
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (33.33%) J2SE
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) VLDB
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) OLTP
1 1 (33.33%) VLDB
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Ant
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) JDBC
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) J2SE
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Spring Security
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) JPA
1 1 (33.33%) Drools
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Inmon Methodology
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Teradata
1 1 (33.33%) Vertica