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 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
North West / Lancashire
Rank 29 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 31 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.00% 4.26% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.77% 5.08% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 5
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
399 295 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 90.07% 83.81% 90.12%
Number of salaries quoted 361 253 392
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £55,000 £45,000
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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017. 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 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 - 14 £40,000 - 1
Lancaster - 2 £32,000 -
Blackpool - 1 £39,000 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 60 (75.95%) SQL
2 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (50.63%) MVC
4 39 (49.37%) HTML
5 38 (48.10%) jQuery
5 38 (48.10%) SDLC
6 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
7 34 (43.04%) CSS
8 32 (40.51%) Web Development
9 27 (34.18%) iSeries
9 27 (34.18%) Waterfall
9 27 (34.18%) ITIL
9 27 (34.18%) IBM
9 27 (34.18%) RPG
9 27 (34.18%) DB2
9 27 (34.18%) ERP
10 25 (31.65%) Hibernate
10 25 (31.65%) Java
10 25 (31.65%) Spring
11 23 (29.11%) C#
11 23 (29.11%) .NET
12 22 (27.85%) Tomcat
12 22 (27.85%) ASP.NET
13 20 (25.32%) Apache Cassandra
13 20 (25.32%) RabbitMQ
13 20 (25.32%) Apache Camel
13 20 (25.32%) Hadoop
13 20 (25.32%) Groovy
14 19 (24.05%) AS400
15 14 (17.72%) SQL Server

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 22 (27.85%) Tomcat
2 8 (10.13%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
4 1 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (34.18%) DB2
2 20 (25.32%) Apache Cassandra
2 20 (25.32%) Hadoop
3 14 (17.72%) SQL Server
4 6 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (6.33%) DTS
6 3 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.53%) MySQL
7 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.53%) JIRA
3 2 (2.53%) Mercurial
4 1 (1.27%) JUnit
4 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 6 (7.59%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Marketing
3 2 (2.53%) Automotive
4 1 (1.27%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (65.82%) Developer
2 25 (31.65%) Java Developer
3 22 (27.85%) .NET Developer
3 22 (27.85%) C# Developer
4 21 (26.58%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (25.32%) Analyst
5 20 (25.32%) Applications Support
5 20 (25.32%) Applications Support Analyst
5 20 (25.32%) Software Developer
5 20 (25.32%) Support Analyst
6 18 (22.78%) Java Software Developer
7 8 (10.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 8 (10.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Programmer
8 6 (7.59%) RPG Programmer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior Programmer
8 6 (7.59%) Senior RPG Programmer
9 3 (3.80%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (49.37%) HTML
2 38 (48.10%) jQuery
3 34 (43.04%) CSS
4 25 (31.65%) Hibernate
4 25 (31.65%) Spring
5 23 (29.11%) .NET
6 22 (27.85%) ASP.NET
7 20 (25.32%) Apache Camel
7 20 (25.32%) RabbitMQ
8 13 (16.46%) Web Services
9 9 (11.39%) .NET Framework
9 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (11.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (11.39%) WCF
10 8 (10.13%) Entity Framework
11 7 (8.86%) XML
12 5 (6.33%) Ajax
12 5 (6.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (6.33%) Razor View Engine
13 4 (5.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) iSeries
2 19 (24.05%) AS400
3 3 (3.80%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.53%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.53%) User Experience
5 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (50.63%) MVC
3 38 (48.10%) SDLC
4 32 (40.51%) Web Development
5 27 (34.18%) ERP
5 27 (34.18%) ITIL
5 27 (34.18%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.33%) Case Management
6 5 (6.33%) Change Management
6 5 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
6 5 (6.33%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.33%) Scrum
6 5 (6.33%) TDD
7 4 (5.06%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (3.80%) Mobile Development
8 3 (3.80%) Software Architecture
8 3 (3.80%) System Testing
8 3 (3.80%) Time Management
9 2 (2.53%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 60 (75.95%) SQL
2 36 (45.57%) JavaScript
3 27 (34.18%) RPG
4 25 (31.65%) Java
5 23 (29.11%) C#
6 20 (25.32%) Groovy
7 6 (7.59%) T-SQL
8 4 (5.06%) PHP
9 2 (2.53%) ActionScript
9 2 (2.53%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (2.53%) VB
10 1 (1.27%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (8.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 27 (34.18%) IBM
2 13 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.53%) Sun
3 2 (2.53%) Xamarin
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Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £60k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago