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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 27 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 7.00% 1.29% 4.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.12% 1.53% 5.16%
Number of salaries quoted 27 5 19
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average 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
345 391 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 86.25% 84.27% 83.26%
Number of salaries quoted 290 335 298
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,123
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,563 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(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
Preston +7 6 £42,500 +13.33%
Chorley -9 2 £28,750 -17.85%
Blackburn - 1 £40,000 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 36 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 34 (85.00%) CSS
3 33 (82.50%) MVC
4 26 (65.00%) jQuery
5 24 (60.00%) Degree
5 24 (60.00%) SQL
6 22 (55.00%) HTML
6 22 (55.00%) Java
7 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
7 20 (50.00%) Spring
7 20 (50.00%) Tomcat
8 17 (42.50%) Web Development
9 15 (37.50%) .NET
9 15 (37.50%) C#
9 15 (37.50%) SDLC
10 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
10 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (35.00%) Finance
11 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
11 13 (32.50%) WCF
11 13 (32.50%) Web Services
11 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
13 8 (20.00%) Coaching
14 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (15.00%) VB
16 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 20 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 5 (12.50%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.50%) DTS
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Selenium
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (35.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (97.50%) Developer
2 22 (55.00%) Java Developer
3 14 (35.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) Software Developer
4 13 (32.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 13 (32.50%) Web Developer
5 12 (30.00%) Java Software Developer
6 11 (27.50%) C# .NET Developer
6 11 (27.50%) C# Developer
7 10 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
8 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (22.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Development Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Graduate Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Junior Software Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (85.00%) CSS
2 26 (65.00%) jQuery
3 22 (55.00%) HTML
4 20 (50.00%) Hibernate
4 20 (50.00%) Spring
5 15 (37.50%) .NET
6 14 (35.00%) ASP.NET
7 13 (32.50%) .NET Framework
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (32.50%) WCF
7 13 (32.50%) Web Services
8 10 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 5 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.50%) XML
11 1 (2.50%) Ajax
11 1 (2.50%) J2EE
11 1 (2.50%) XML Schema
11 1 (2.50%) XSD
11 1 (2.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (82.50%) MVC
2 17 (42.50%) Web Development
3 15 (37.50%) SDLC
4 8 (20.00%) Coaching
4 8 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 7 (17.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) OO
6 5 (12.50%) OOD
7 2 (5.00%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.50%) Case Management
8 1 (2.50%) Data Mapping
8 1 (2.50%) EAI
8 1 (2.50%) Front End Development
8 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.50%) Time Management
8 1 (2.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 36 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) SQL
3 22 (55.00%) Java
4 15 (37.50%) C#
5 6 (15.00%) VB
6 5 (12.50%) VB6
Qualifications
1 24 (60.00%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) IBM
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