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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 25 57 37
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 36 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.29% 1.73% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.38% 2.02% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 18
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
384 445 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 88.48% 85.58% 84.90%
Number of salaries quoted 311 369 291
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 30 May 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 +9 7 £42,500 - 1
Chorley -13 2 £38,750 +9.15%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
2 39 (75.00%) CSS
3 38 (73.08%) MVC
4 26 (50.00%) jQuery
5 25 (48.08%) Web Development
5 25 (48.08%) Degree
5 25 (48.08%) SQL
6 24 (46.15%) .NET
6 24 (46.15%) C#
6 24 (46.15%) Finance
6 24 (46.15%) SDLC
7 23 (44.23%) HTML
7 23 (44.23%) Java
8 21 (40.38%) Tomcat
8 21 (40.38%) Hibernate
8 21 (40.38%) Spring
9 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
9 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
9 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
9 17 (32.69%) Web Services
9 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
9 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
9 17 (32.69%) WCF
9 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (23.08%) VB
11 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
11 12 (23.08%) Coaching
12 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (9.62%) VB6

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 21 (40.38%) Tomcat
2 3 (5.77%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server
1 17 (32.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Selenium
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
2 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (86.54%) Developer
2 23 (44.23%) Java Developer
3 17 (32.69%) .NET Developer
3 17 (32.69%) .NET Web Developer
3 17 (32.69%) Web Developer
4 16 (30.77%) Software Developer
5 14 (26.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (26.92%) C# Developer
5 14 (26.92%) C# Web Developer
6 13 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (25.00%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Development Team Leader
7 7 (13.46%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Development Team Leader
8 2 (3.85%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (3.85%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.85%) RPG Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (75.00%) CSS
2 26 (50.00%) jQuery
3 24 (46.15%) .NET
4 23 (44.23%) HTML
5 21 (40.38%) Hibernate
5 21 (40.38%) Spring
6 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
6 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET
6 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (32.69%) WCF
6 17 (32.69%) Web Services
7 14 (26.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (9.62%) XML
9 2 (3.85%) XML Schema
10 1 (1.92%) J2EE
10 1 (1.92%) Sass
10 1 (1.92%) XSD
10 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) iSeries
1 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
1 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (73.08%) MVC
2 25 (48.08%) Web Development
3 24 (46.15%) SDLC
4 12 (23.08%) Coaching
4 12 (23.08%) Mentoring
5 7 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.62%) OO
6 5 (9.62%) OOD
7 2 (3.85%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.85%) Scrum
7 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.85%) System Testing
8 1 (1.92%) Change Management
8 1 (1.92%) Data Mapping
8 1 (1.92%) EAI
8 1 (1.92%) ERP
8 1 (1.92%) Front End Development
8 1 (1.92%) Time Management
8 1 (1.92%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 41 (78.85%) JavaScript
2 25 (48.08%) SQL
3 24 (46.15%) C#
4 23 (44.23%) Java
5 12 (23.08%) VB
6 5 (9.62%) VB6
7 2 (3.85%) RPG
7 2 (3.85%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 25 (48.08%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (32.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.92%) IBM
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