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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 34 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.60% 0.43% 0.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.46% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
UK excluding London median 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
139 218 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 83.73% 93.56% 80.72%
Number of salaries quoted 126 117 134
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of job ads across the Chester 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 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 25 July 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 Chester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 10 (71.43%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 9 (64.29%) Visual Studio
3 9 (64.29%) ADO
3 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 9 (64.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 6 (42.86%) OO
6 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 4 (28.57%) Scrum
6 4 (28.57%) OOP
7 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (14.29%) OOD
8 2 (14.29%) CMS
8 2 (14.29%) Java
8 2 (14.29%) PHP
8 2 (14.29%) J2EE
8 2 (14.29%) MySQL
8 2 (14.29%) XML
8 2 (14.29%) JUnit

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (21.43%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (14.29%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) Big Data
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
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
General
1 1 (7.14%) Games
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) 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%) Lead Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Lead PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Angular Developer
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (71.43%) .NET
1 10 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 9 (64.29%) ADO
3 7 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 4 (28.57%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (14.29%) J2EE
7 2 (14.29%) Java EE
7 2 (14.29%) JSON
7 2 (14.29%) Laravel
7 2 (14.29%) RESTful
7 2 (14.29%) XML
8 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (7.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) OO
4 4 (28.57%) OOP
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (14.29%) SOLID
5 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.14%) OO PHP
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
1 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 10 (71.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft