The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 22 44 65
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 45 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.38% 3.26% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.53% 4.02% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 43 13 5
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £38,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £41,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Unit Testing
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
472 373 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.90% 81.09% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 431 287 383
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of job ads across the Lancashire 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 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 2 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +1 13 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Chorley +9 8 £40,000 -
Blackburn - 8 £40,000 -
Blackpool -2 3 £35,000 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 54 (67.50%) SQL
2 46 (57.50%) MVC
3 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
4 44 (55.00%) jQuery
5 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (53.75%) SDLC
6 42 (52.50%) CSS
7 40 (50.00%) Web Development
8 37 (46.25%) HTML
9 36 (45.00%) C#
10 35 (43.75%) .NET
10 35 (43.75%) ASP.NET
11 30 (37.50%) SQL Server
12 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
13 22 (27.50%) DB2
13 22 (27.50%) RPG
13 22 (27.50%) ERP
13 22 (27.50%) IBM
13 22 (27.50%) iSeries
13 22 (27.50%) Waterfall
14 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 21 (26.25%) Spring
14 21 (26.25%) Hibernate
14 21 (26.25%) Java
15 20 (25.00%) ITIL
16 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
16 19 (23.75%) Tomcat
17 15 (18.75%) IIS
18 14 (17.50%) Web Services
19 13 (16.25%) Finance

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 19 (23.75%) Tomcat
2 15 (18.75%) IIS
3 3 (3.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 22 (27.50%) DB2
3 10 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 10 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 9 (11.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (10.00%) DTS
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.00%) MySQL
7 2 (2.50%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.50%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (8.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.25%) Bazaar
3 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Maven
3 1 (1.25%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 4 (5.00%) Automotive
3 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (72.50%) Developer
2 33 (41.25%) C# Developer
3 32 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 32 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 21 (26.25%) Analyst
4 21 (26.25%) Java Developer
4 21 (26.25%) Support Analyst
5 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (23.75%) Applications Support
6 19 (23.75%) Applications Support Analyst
7 16 (20.00%) Software Developer
8 13 (16.25%) Java Software Developer
9 9 (11.25%) Web Developer
10 8 (10.00%) .NET Web Developer
10 8 (10.00%) C# Web Developer
11 5 (6.25%) Senior Developer
12 4 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 3 (3.75%) Senior C# Developer
14 2 (2.50%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (55.00%) jQuery
2 42 (52.50%) CSS
3 37 (46.25%) HTML
4 35 (43.75%) .NET
4 35 (43.75%) ASP.NET
5 21 (26.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 21 (26.25%) Hibernate
5 21 (26.25%) Spring
6 19 (23.75%) .NET Framework
7 14 (17.50%) Web Services
8 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET Web API
9 11 (13.75%) WCF
10 10 (12.50%) Apache Camel
10 10 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
10 10 (12.50%) XML
11 9 (11.25%) Entity Framework
12 8 (10.00%) Ajax
13 7 (8.75%) LINQ
13 7 (8.75%) LINQ to SQL
13 7 (8.75%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 22 (27.50%) iSeries
2 12 (15.00%) AS400
3 4 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (57.50%) MVC
2 43 (53.75%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (53.75%) SDLC
3 40 (50.00%) Web Development
4 22 (27.50%) ERP
4 22 (27.50%) Waterfall
5 20 (25.00%) ITIL
6 9 (11.25%) Time Management
7 8 (10.00%) Case Management
7 8 (10.00%) Change Management
7 8 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 7 (8.75%) Mobile Development
8 7 (8.75%) Scrum
8 7 (8.75%) TDD
9 6 (7.50%) Coaching
9 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
10 5 (6.25%) E-Commerce
10 5 (6.25%) System Testing
11 4 (5.00%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.75%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 54 (67.50%) SQL
2 45 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 36 (45.00%) C#
4 22 (27.50%) RPG
5 21 (26.25%) Java
6 10 (12.50%) Groovy
7 8 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.00%) PHP
9 3 (3.75%) VB
9 3 (3.75%) VB6
10 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) Degree
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.50%) IBM
3 4 (5.00%) Sun
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