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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 37 48 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 20 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.52% 2.92% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 3.87% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 9
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
335 362 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 75.79% 75.57% 71.36%
Number of salaries quoted 276 312 416
Average salary £37,123 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £21,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Preston +4 10 £42,500 -
Lancaster +13 4 £35,000 -17.64%
Chorley - 3 £42,500 -
Burnley - 2 £21,500 -
Newton-le-Willows - 1 £21,500 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 44 (89.80%) C#
3 43 (87.76%) ASP.NET
4 40 (81.63%) SQL Server
5 39 (79.59%) MVC
5 39 (79.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 33 (67.35%) jQuery
7 31 (63.27%) HTML
7 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
8 29 (59.18%) SQL
8 29 (59.18%) CSS
8 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
9 28 (57.14%) HTML5
10 27 (55.10%) Dependency Injection
10 27 (55.10%) Inversion of Control
10 27 (55.10%) T-SQL
10 27 (55.10%) .NET Framework
11 25 (51.02%) SOA
12 24 (48.98%) WinForms
12 24 (48.98%) Mercurial
12 24 (48.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 24 (48.98%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 24 (48.98%) Razor View Engine
13 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
13 15 (30.61%) Oracle
14 12 (24.49%) OO
15 11 (22.45%) WPF
15 11 (22.45%) Oracle Reports
15 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 4 (8.16%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (81.63%) SQL Server
2 24 (48.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (22.45%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (6.12%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) DTS
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (48.98%) Mercurial
2 2 (4.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.04%) NUnit
3 1 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.04%) Marketing
1 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) Software Developer
3 12 (24.49%) C# Developer
4 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
5 5 (10.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Developer Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Delphi Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst Programmer
7 2 (4.08%) Programmer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.04%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.04%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (91.84%) .NET
2 43 (87.76%) ASP.NET
3 39 (79.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (67.35%) jQuery
5 31 (63.27%) HTML
6 29 (59.18%) CSS
7 28 (57.14%) HTML5
8 27 (55.10%) .NET Framework
9 24 (48.98%) WinForms
9 24 (48.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 24 (48.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 24 (48.98%) Razor View Engine
10 11 (22.45%) WPF
11 8 (16.33%) Web Services
12 4 (8.16%) Ajax
13 3 (6.12%) XML
14 2 (4.08%) SOAP
14 2 (4.08%) CSS3
15 1 (2.04%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 27 (55.10%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.08%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) MVC
2 27 (55.10%) Dependency Injection
3 25 (51.02%) SOA
4 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (24.49%) OO
6 11 (22.45%) Test Scripting
7 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development
8 3 (6.12%) UML
8 3 (6.12%) CRM
9 2 (4.08%) B2C
9 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.08%) Validation
9 2 (4.08%) Change Management
9 2 (4.08%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Software Testing
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Application Development
10 1 (2.04%) OO PHP
10 1 (2.04%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 44 (89.80%) C#
2 31 (63.27%) JavaScript
3 29 (59.18%) SQL
4 27 (55.10%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.16%) PHP
6 2 (4.08%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) SC Cleared
1 9 (18.37%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.12%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.61%) Oracle
3 1 (2.04%) Capita
Lancashire
MNM Associates Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago