The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 71 145 89
Rank change year-on-year
+74 -56
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 115 48 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.28% 1.30% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 1.51% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 90 42 50
Average salary £45,000 £36,250 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.13% -2.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3175 3183 2267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 90.66% 86.31% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2522 2419 1739
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Leeds region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Leeds

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 134 (59.56%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (40.89%) PHP
2 92 (40.89%) SQL
3 87 (38.67%) OO
4 80 (35.56%) JavaScript
4 80 (35.56%) TDD
5 79 (35.11%) C#
6 72 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 70 (31.11%) Java
8 64 (28.44%) SQL Server
9 59 (26.22%) MySQL
9 59 (26.22%) .NET
9 59 (26.22%) SDLC
10 58 (25.78%) MVC
11 52 (23.11%) HTML
12 49 (21.78%) Degree
13 48 (21.33%) CSS
13 48 (21.33%) Web Services
14 47 (20.89%) Linux
15 40 (17.78%) C++
16 39 (17.33%) Software Engineering
16 39 (17.33%) BDD
17 37 (16.44%) Git (software)
18 34 (15.11%) Automated Testing
18 34 (15.11%) Oracle
19 33 (14.67%) Windows
20 32 (14.22%) ASP.NET
21 31 (13.78%) Jenkins
22 30 (13.33%) WinForms
23 29 (12.89%) Symfony

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 23 (10.22%) Node.js
2 12 (5.33%) Apache
3 9 (4.00%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.11%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (3.11%) JBoss
4 7 (3.11%) CMS
5 6 (2.67%) nginx
6 4 (1.78%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.78%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.78%) IIS
7 3 (1.33%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.33%) ATG Dynamo
7 3 (1.33%) iPlanet
8 2 (0.89%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.44%) Jetty
9 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.22%) Google Cloud Platform
2 14 (6.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.33%) HTTP
2 2 (0.89%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) IPsec
3 1 (0.44%) DHCP
3 1 (0.44%) FTP
3 1 (0.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (28.44%) SQL Server
2 59 (26.22%) MySQL
3 23 (10.22%) Relational Database
4 19 (8.44%) MongoDB
5 14 (6.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 14 (6.22%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (5.78%) Redis
7 7 (3.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.67%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.33%) Big Data
10 3 (1.33%) DB2
11 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.44%) DTS
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 37 (16.44%) Git (software)
2 31 (13.78%) Jenkins
3 28 (12.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 28 (12.44%) NUnit
3 28 (12.44%) Subversion
4 23 (10.22%) MSTest
5 20 (8.89%) Visual Studio
6 18 (8.00%) Maven
7 11 (4.89%) Mercurial
8 10 (4.44%) JUnit
8 10 (4.44%) Xcode
8 10 (4.44%) Jasmine
9 5 (2.22%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.33%) ReSharper
10 3 (1.33%) Selenium
10 3 (1.33%) JMeter
10 3 (1.33%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.33%) Moq
11 2 (0.89%) PHPUnit
General
1 14 (6.22%) Retail
2 11 (4.89%) Games
2 11 (4.89%) Pharmaceutical
2 11 (4.89%) Finance
3 10 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (0.89%) Electronics
4 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.44%) Front Office
5 1 (0.44%) Automotive
5 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 160 (71.11%) Developer
2 44 (19.56%) PHP Developer
3 34 (15.11%) Senior Developer
4 30 (13.33%) Software Engineer
5 28 (12.44%) .NET Developer
6 25 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
7 23 (10.22%) JavaScript Developer
8 21 (9.33%) Applications Developer
9 18 (8.00%) Senior Applications Developer
10 16 (7.11%) Java Developer
11 15 (6.67%) C# Developer
12 14 (6.22%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (6.22%) Mobile Developer
13 12 (5.33%) C# Software Engineer
13 12 (5.33%) Web Developer
14 11 (4.89%) iOS Developer
14 11 (4.89%) .NET Software Engineer
15 9 (4.00%) Analyst
16 7 (3.11%) PHP Web Developer
17 6 (2.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (26.22%) .NET
2 52 (23.11%) HTML
3 48 (21.33%) Web Services
3 48 (21.33%) CSS
4 32 (14.22%) ASP.NET
5 30 (13.33%) WinForms
6 29 (12.89%) Symfony
6 29 (12.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 27 (12.00%) HTML5
8 21 (9.33%) Doctrine
9 18 (8.00%) jQuery
10 16 (7.11%) WCF
10 16 (7.11%) WPF
11 15 (6.67%) RESTful
11 15 (6.67%) AngularJS
12 14 (6.22%) CSS3
13 12 (5.33%) Silverlight
14 11 (4.89%) Cocoa
14 11 (4.89%) J2EE
15 10 (4.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.22%) User Experience
2 11 (4.89%) iPhone
3 10 (4.44%) NHS
4 6 (2.67%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.22%) Replication
6 4 (1.78%) Social Media
6 4 (1.78%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.33%) Private Cloud
8 2 (0.89%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.89%) RIA
8 2 (0.89%) GIS
9 1 (0.44%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.44%) DTV
9 1 (0.44%) Clustering
9 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 47 (20.89%) Linux
2 33 (14.67%) Windows
3 21 (9.33%) Apple iOS
4 14 (6.22%) Android
5 13 (5.78%) CoreOS
6 5 (2.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (59.56%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (38.67%) OO
3 80 (35.56%) TDD
4 72 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 59 (26.22%) SDLC
6 58 (25.78%) MVC
7 39 (17.33%) Software Engineering
7 39 (17.33%) BDD
8 34 (15.11%) Automated Testing
9 21 (9.33%) E-Commerce
10 20 (8.89%) iOS Development
10 20 (8.89%) Mentoring
11 17 (7.56%) Open Source
12 15 (6.67%) Scrum
13 14 (6.22%) DevOps
13 14 (6.22%) Mobile Development
14 11 (4.89%) OOP
15 10 (4.44%) OOA/OOD
15 10 (4.44%) Web Development
15 10 (4.44%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (40.89%) PHP
1 92 (40.89%) SQL
2 80 (35.56%) JavaScript
3 79 (35.11%) C#
4 70 (31.11%) Java
5 40 (17.78%) C++
6 21 (9.33%) Ruby
7 18 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 18 (8.00%) T-SQL
8 15 (6.67%) Python
8 15 (6.67%) Objective-C
9 13 (5.78%) Scala
9 13 (5.78%) Go
10 9 (4.00%) VB
11 5 (2.22%) PHP5
12 4 (1.78%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.78%) VB6
13 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (21.78%) Degree
2 5 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (5.78%) Docker
3 3 (1.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (6.22%) Puppet
1 14 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (5.78%) Ansible
2 13 (5.78%) Salt
2 13 (5.78%) Vagrant
2 13 (5.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 34 (15.11%) Oracle
2 22 (9.78%) Zend
3 19 (8.44%) Google
4 15 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 14 (6.22%) VMware
6 13 (5.78%) Splunk
6 13 (5.78%) SaltStack
7 12 (5.33%) Apple
8 9 (4.00%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.33%) hybris
9 3 (1.33%) IBM
9 3 (1.33%) ATG
9 3 (1.33%) BEA
9 3 (1.33%) Sybase
10 1 (0.44%) SAP
10 1 (0.44%) Sony
10 1 (0.44%) Teradata
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Techsearch Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Calibre Search Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: competitive salary and generous annual leave
Posted: 15 days ago