The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 25 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 Lancashire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 39 50 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 23 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.94% 1.86% 2.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 2.51% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 13
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,722 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
379 358 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 81.33% 73.97% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 291 325 314
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Lancashire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancaster - 7 £35,000 - 1
Chorley -5 5 £40,000 +33.33%
Preston +1 4 £37,500 +27.75%
Newton-le-Willows - 3 £21,000 -
Accrington - 1 £33,500 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 37 (86.05%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
2 29 (67.44%) C#
3 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
4 22 (51.16%) MVC
4 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (46.51%) jQuery
6 19 (44.19%) HTML
6 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
7 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
8 15 (34.88%) SQL
8 15 (34.88%) CSS
8 15 (34.88%) Oracle
8 15 (34.88%) HTML5
9 14 (32.56%) OO
9 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
11 11 (25.58%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
11 11 (25.58%) Dependency Injection
11 11 (25.58%) Inversion of Control
11 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
11 11 (25.58%) WPF
12 9 (20.93%) Degree
12 9 (20.93%) WinForms
13 8 (18.60%) SOA
13 8 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
13 8 (18.60%) Release Management
13 8 (18.60%) Mercurial
13 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 6 (13.95%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (58.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) Oracle Reports
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (13.95%) MySQL
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.65%) DTS
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Mercurial
2 4 (9.30%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.65%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.65%) Legal
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) Software Developer
3 16 (37.21%) .NET Developer
4 12 (27.91%) C# Developer
4 12 (27.91%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Software Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Developer Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Junior Software Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) .NET
2 29 (67.44%) ASP.NET
3 22 (51.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (46.51%) jQuery
5 19 (44.19%) HTML
6 15 (34.88%) HTML5
6 15 (34.88%) CSS
7 13 (30.23%) .NET Framework
8 11 (25.58%) WPF
9 9 (20.93%) WinForms
10 8 (18.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 8 (18.60%) Razor View Engine
10 8 (18.60%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 7 (16.28%) Web Services
12 6 (13.95%) XML
13 5 (11.63%) Ajax
14 4 (9.30%) SOAP
15 3 (6.98%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (16.28%) Mobile App
3 5 (11.63%) AS400
3 5 (11.63%) iSeries
4 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) UNIX
3 1 (2.33%) Android
3 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) MVC
2 14 (32.56%) OO
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
3 11 (25.58%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (18.60%) Requirements Analysis
4 8 (18.60%) Release Management
4 8 (18.60%) SOA
5 6 (13.95%) System Testing
6 5 (11.63%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) Web Development
7 4 (9.30%) UML
7 4 (9.30%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.98%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) Validation
8 3 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (67.44%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) JavaScript
3 15 (34.88%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
5 7 (16.28%) PHP
6 5 (11.63%) RPG
7 3 (6.98%) VB
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) VB6
8 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.88%) Oracle
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