The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 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 Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 108 97 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 77 48 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.10% 1.89% 3.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 2.27% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 41 61
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3105 2115 2021
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 84.49% 83.27% 80.94%
Number of salaries quoted 2431 1579 1675
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £50,600 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire

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 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 115 (73.72%) SQL
2 105 (67.31%) SQL Server
3 104 (66.67%) .NET
4 99 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
5 98 (62.82%) C#
6 92 (58.97%) Scrum
7 90 (57.69%) TDD
8 89 (57.05%) Microsoft
9 65 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
10 54 (34.62%) T-SQL
11 51 (32.69%) jQuery
12 47 (30.13%) BDD
13 46 (29.49%) MVC
14 45 (28.85%) .NET Framework
15 43 (27.56%) SQL Server 2008
16 42 (26.92%) JavaScript
16 42 (26.92%) ASP.NET
17 41 (26.28%) RUP
18 40 (25.64%) WCF
19 39 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 39 (25.00%) DSDM
20 38 (24.36%) Windows
20 38 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
21 35 (22.44%) Java
22 34 (21.79%) WPF
22 34 (21.79%) Kanban
23 33 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
24 31 (19.87%) Dependency Injection
24 31 (19.87%) Low Latency
25 29 (18.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 29 (18.59%) IIS
2 14 (8.97%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.92%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.92%) ATG Dynamo
5 3 (1.92%) Apache
5 3 (1.92%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (1.92%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (2.56%) PowerPivot
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.64%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (67.31%) SQL Server
2 43 (27.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 39 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 38 (24.36%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (10.26%) MySQL
6 12 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
6 12 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (7.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (3.85%) ProClarity
8 6 (3.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2000
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (1.92%) Oracle ODI
10 3 (1.92%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.92%) NoSQL
10 3 (1.92%) Redis
10 3 (1.92%) DB2
10 3 (1.92%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (11.54%) Selenium
1 18 (11.54%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (10.90%) JUnit
3 9 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.13%) Maven
4 8 (5.13%) NUnit
5 6 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 6 (3.85%) Behat
6 5 (3.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.56%) SpecFlow
7 4 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.56%) ReSharper
8 3 (1.92%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.92%) JMeter
9 2 (1.28%) MSTest
10 1 (0.64%) JIRA
10 1 (0.64%) Subversion
General
1 8 (5.13%) Finance
2 5 (3.21%) Law
2 5 (3.21%) Legal
3 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 136 (87.18%) Developer
2 45 (28.85%) Software Developer
3 43 (27.56%) .NET Developer
4 28 (17.95%) C# Developer
5 27 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (16.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (13.46%) Java Developer
9 15 (9.62%) PHP Developer
10 12 (7.69%) Senior Developer
11 11 (7.05%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Graduate Software Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Graduate Developer
12 7 (4.49%) Graduate
13 6 (3.85%) Test Engineer
13 6 (3.85%) Business Developer
13 6 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
14 5 (3.21%) Java Software Developer
14 5 (3.21%) Junior Software Developer
14 5 (3.21%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (66.67%) .NET
2 51 (32.69%) jQuery
3 45 (28.85%) .NET Framework
4 42 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 40 (25.64%) WCF
6 34 (21.79%) WPF
7 33 (21.15%) ASP.NET MVC
8 29 (18.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 25 (16.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 21 (13.46%) CSS
11 16 (10.26%) Web Services
11 16 (10.26%) HTML
12 15 (9.62%) XML
13 14 (8.97%) J2EE
13 14 (8.97%) Symfony
14 10 (6.41%) WinForms
15 8 (5.13%) Spring
15 8 (5.13%) Ajax
16 5 (3.21%) JSON
16 5 (3.21%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 7 (4.49%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.85%) NHS
4 6 (3.85%) DTV
5 5 (3.21%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.56%) GIS
7 2 (1.28%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.64%) PKI
8 1 (0.64%) Cryptography
8 1 (0.64%) Wiki
8 1 (0.64%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.64%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (63.46%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (58.97%) Scrum
3 90 (57.69%) TDD
4 65 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (30.13%) BDD
6 46 (29.49%) MVC
7 41 (26.28%) RUP
8 39 (25.00%) DSDM
9 34 (21.79%) Kanban
10 31 (19.87%) Dependency Injection
10 31 (19.87%) Low Latency
11 28 (17.95%) Web Development
12 26 (16.67%) OO
13 25 (16.03%) MVVM
14 21 (13.46%) Software Engineering
15 18 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (5.77%) E-Commerce
16 9 (5.77%) OOP
17 8 (5.13%) Refactoring
18 7 (4.49%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 115 (73.72%) SQL
2 98 (62.82%) C#
3 54 (34.62%) T-SQL
4 42 (26.92%) JavaScript
5 35 (22.44%) Java
6 21 (13.46%) PHP
7 10 (6.41%) C
7 10 (6.41%) C++
8 6 (3.85%) Ruby
9 5 (3.21%) Python
9 5 (3.21%) Perl
9 5 (3.21%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.21%) VBA
10 2 (1.28%) VB
10 2 (1.28%) VB6
11 1 (0.64%) F#
Qualifications
1 13 (8.33%) Degree
2 4 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.97%) QA
2 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.64%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 89 (57.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.97%) Oracle
3 5 (3.21%) Metastorm
4 3 (1.92%) Jaspersoft
4 3 (1.92%) hybris
4 3 (1.92%) IBM
4 3 (1.92%) ATG
4 3 (1.92%) JBoss
4 3 (1.92%) BEA
5 2 (1.28%) Google
Leeds
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PlusNet plc
Salary: Competitive + Excellent company benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Yeadon, Leeds, Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: £40k to £65k depending on level of experience
Posted: 26 days ago