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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 50 29 40
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.46% 6.79% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 8.19% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 26 14
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +53.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
420 354 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 87.50% 82.90% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 370 304 309
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
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 27 February 2015. 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 0 1 £37,500 -11.76%
Lytham St Annes - 1 £35,000 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) C#
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Ajax
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (50.00%) MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (41.67%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) OOP
6 4 (33.33%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
6 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
6 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (25.00%) Java
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) XSLT
8 2 (16.67%) FileNet
8 2 (16.67%) Finance

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (16.67%) FileNet
3 2 (16.67%) CMS
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) MySQL
5 1 (8.33%) DTS
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Programmer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) HTML
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
1 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 7 (58.33%) Ajax
3 7 (58.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) XML
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 4 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) WCF
5 2 (16.67%) LINQ
5 2 (16.67%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Objective-C
5 3 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) VCP4
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
1 2 (16.67%) Software AG
1 2 (16.67%) Informatica
1 2 (16.67%) webMethods
1 2 (16.67%) Ektron
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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