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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 43 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.18% - 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.38% - 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
Average salary £37,500 - £37,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
218 200 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 85.49% 86.21% 69.06%
Number of salaries quoted 145 167 106
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ADO
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) OOP
2 3 (75.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) VLDB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) OLTP
3 1 (25.00%) VLDB
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ADO
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) jQuery
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Dimensional Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft