The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 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 Halifax region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 35 23 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.52% 1.54% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.66% 1.85% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £21,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.16% -52.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
152 108 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 79.58% 83.08% 80.20%
Number of salaries quoted 141 87 112
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Halifax

Unit Testing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) UNIX
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) COBOL
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) UML
4 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (25.00%) Programmer
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) UNIX
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) COBOL
2 3 (37.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft