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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 50 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.16% 2.57% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 3.33% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 8
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £40,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
421 390 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 83.20% 77.08% 71.32%
Number of salaries quoted 339 349 312
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -5 6 £35,000 -
Chorley -4 4 £39,750 +32.50%
Newton-le-Willows - 2 £20,500 -
Accrington - 1 £33,500 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
2 22 (62.86%) C#
3 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
4 15 (42.86%) MVC
4 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (40.00%) OO
5 14 (40.00%) Oracle
6 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (37.14%) jQuery
7 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
8 11 (31.43%) Oracle Reports
8 11 (31.43%) HTML
8 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
8 11 (31.43%) Test Scripting
8 11 (31.43%) WPF
9 8 (22.86%) Degree
9 8 (22.86%) Release Management
9 8 (22.86%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (22.86%) HTML5
9 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 8 (22.86%) CSS
10 6 (17.14%) IIS
10 6 (17.14%) PHP
10 6 (17.14%) Ajax
10 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
10 6 (17.14%) System Testing
11 5 (14.29%) iSeries
11 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (14.29%) Mobile App

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (17.14%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (54.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (31.43%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.57%) DTS
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.71%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.71%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (8.57%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (94.29%) Developer
2 15 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 12 (34.29%) C# Developer
3 12 (34.29%) Software Developer
3 12 (34.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.71%) Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst Programmer
7 1 (2.86%) Test Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (85.71%) .NET
2 22 (62.86%) ASP.NET
3 15 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (37.14%) jQuery
5 11 (31.43%) HTML
5 11 (31.43%) WPF
6 8 (22.86%) HTML5
6 8 (22.86%) CSS
7 6 (17.14%) Ajax
7 6 (17.14%) .NET Framework
8 5 (14.29%) Web Services
8 5 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (8.57%) WinForms
9 3 (8.57%) SOAP
9 3 (8.57%) CSS3
10 2 (5.71%) Razor View Engine
10 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 2 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) AS400
1 5 (14.29%) iSeries
1 5 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (11.43%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Android
3 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) MVC
2 14 (40.00%) OO
3 13 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (31.43%) Test Scripting
5 8 (22.86%) Release Management
5 8 (22.86%) Requirements Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) System Testing
7 5 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (11.43%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (11.43%) Web Development
8 4 (11.43%) PRINCE2
8 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.57%) UML
9 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 3 (8.57%) Validation
9 3 (8.57%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (5.71%) OO PHP
10 2 (5.71%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (62.86%) C#
2 11 (31.43%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) PHP
5 5 (14.29%) RPG
6 4 (11.43%) T-SQL
7 3 (8.57%) VB
7 3 (8.57%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.57%) VB6
8 1 (2.86%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Oracle
2 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
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