The first table below looks at the demand 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Chester region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 39 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.50% - 0.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% - 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £37,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 204 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 78.28% 80.00% 63.27%
Number of salaries quoted 143 144 104
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
Cheshire

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