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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 70 98 64
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -34
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 112 89 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.42% 2.44% 3.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.93% 2.83% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 105 73 69
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
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
2848 3149 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.01% 86.34% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2544 1735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 177 (74.68%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (58.65%) SQL
3 86 (36.29%) C#
4 83 (35.02%) TDD
5 82 (34.60%) PHP
6 78 (32.91%) Java
7 76 (32.07%) OO
8 65 (27.43%) JavaScript
9 58 (24.47%) .NET
10 57 (24.05%) SQL Server
11 56 (23.63%) Degree
12 53 (22.36%) MVC
13 49 (20.68%) Continuous Integration
14 48 (20.25%) NUnit
14 48 (20.25%) Linux
15 46 (19.41%) Software Engineering
15 46 (19.41%) QA
16 44 (18.57%) MS Excel
16 44 (18.57%) Oracle
17 41 (17.30%) MySQL
18 39 (16.46%) Microsoft
19 38 (16.03%) Scrum
20 35 (14.77%) C++
20 35 (14.77%) JUnit
21 34 (14.35%) T-SQL
21 34 (14.35%) Configuration Management
22 32 (13.50%) Web Services
22 32 (13.50%) Windows
22 32 (13.50%) Agile Testing
23 30 (12.66%) BDD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (6.33%) Tomcat
2 14 (5.91%) Apache
3 9 (3.80%) Node.js
4 8 (3.38%) IIS
5 7 (2.95%) JBoss
6 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.42%) nginx
7 1 (0.42%) lighttpd
7 1 (0.42%) Jetty
7 1 (0.42%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 44 (18.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.42%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.53%) HTTP
2 2 (0.84%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.84%) FTP
2 2 (0.84%) Internet
3 1 (0.42%) SMPP
3 1 (0.42%) IPsec
3 1 (0.42%) DNS
3 1 (0.42%) SSL
3 1 (0.42%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (24.05%) SQL Server
2 41 (17.30%) MySQL
3 24 (10.13%) Big Data
4 20 (8.44%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.38%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.42%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 1 (0.42%) Redis
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.42%) DTS
Development Applications
1 48 (20.25%) NUnit
2 35 (14.77%) JUnit
3 26 (10.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (10.55%) Git (software)
5 24 (10.13%) ReSharper
5 24 (10.13%) Moq
5 24 (10.13%) SoapUI
6 16 (6.75%) MSTest
7 14 (5.91%) Selenium
8 13 (5.49%) Visual Studio
9 12 (5.06%) Jenkins
10 10 (4.22%) Hudson
10 10 (4.22%) TeamCity
11 9 (3.80%) Jasmine
12 7 (2.95%) Xcode
13 6 (2.53%) Subversion
13 6 (2.53%) PHPUnit
14 5 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
15 1 (0.42%) Maven
15 1 (0.42%) JMeter
General
1 27 (11.39%) Retail
2 15 (6.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 14 (5.91%) Finance
4 5 (2.11%) Marketing
4 5 (2.11%) Games
5 4 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Automotive
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 150 (63.29%) Developer
2 47 (19.83%) PHP Developer
3 43 (18.14%) Senior Developer
4 30 (12.66%) Analyst
5 25 (10.55%) Java Developer
6 23 (9.70%) Software Engineer
7 22 (9.28%) Senior PHP Developer
8 19 (8.02%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (7.59%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (7.17%) Software Developer
10 17 (7.17%) Applications Developer
11 16 (6.75%) Test Analyst
12 15 (6.33%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
12 15 (6.33%) .NET Developer
13 13 (5.49%) Tester
13 13 (5.49%) Team Leader
14 12 (5.06%) Support Analyst
14 12 (5.06%) Mobile Developer
15 10 (4.22%) Lead Developer
15 10 (4.22%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (24.47%) .NET
2 32 (13.50%) Web Services
3 30 (12.66%) Symfony
4 29 (12.24%) CSS
5 27 (11.39%) HTML
6 25 (10.55%) WPF
6 25 (10.55%) ASP.NET
7 22 (9.28%) XML
7 22 (9.28%) jQuery
8 21 (8.86%) WinForms
9 19 (8.02%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (7.59%) Doctrine
11 15 (6.33%) HTML5
12 14 (5.91%) WCF
13 13 (5.49%) .NET Framework
14 11 (4.64%) J2EE
14 11 (4.64%) AngularJS
15 10 (4.22%) RESTful
15 10 (4.22%) Ajax
16 8 (3.38%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.13%) Private Cloud
2 13 (5.49%) User Experience
3 12 (5.06%) NHS
4 7 (2.95%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (2.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.53%) iPhone
6 5 (2.11%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.27%) Social Media
7 3 (1.27%) Open Source
8 2 (0.84%) Replication
8 2 (0.84%) RIA
9 1 (0.42%) Clustering
9 1 (0.42%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.25%) Linux
2 32 (13.50%) Windows
3 15 (6.33%) Apple iOS
4 13 (5.49%) Android
5 8 (3.38%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.95%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (74.68%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (35.02%) TDD
3 76 (32.07%) OO
4 53 (22.36%) MVC
5 49 (20.68%) Continuous Integration
6 46 (19.41%) Software Engineering
7 38 (16.03%) Scrum
8 34 (14.35%) Configuration Management
9 32 (13.50%) Agile Testing
10 30 (12.66%) BDD
10 30 (12.66%) Mentoring
11 26 (10.97%) Performance Testing
11 26 (10.97%) Non-Functional Testing
11 26 (10.97%) Line Management
12 25 (10.55%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (10.13%) Analytics
14 23 (9.70%) E-Commerce
15 20 (8.44%) Refactoring
16 19 (8.02%) Automated Testing
17 15 (6.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 139 (58.65%) SQL
2 86 (36.29%) C#
3 82 (34.60%) PHP
4 78 (32.91%) Java
5 65 (27.43%) JavaScript
6 35 (14.77%) C++
7 34 (14.35%) T-SQL
8 12 (5.06%) Objective-C
9 10 (4.22%) VB
10 9 (3.80%) VB6
11 4 (1.69%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.69%) Ruby
12 3 (1.27%) Python
13 2 (0.84%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.42%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.42%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 56 (23.63%) Degree
2 9 (3.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.42%) MCTS
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (19.41%) QA
System Software
1 24 (10.13%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.42%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.42%) Puppet
1 1 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 44 (18.57%) Oracle
2 39 (16.46%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.59%) Zend
4 15 (6.33%) Apple
5 5 (2.11%) Sybase
6 4 (1.69%) Laserfiche
7 1 (0.42%) Google
7 1 (0.42%) Sony
7 1 (0.42%) VMware
7 1 (0.42%) SAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cranford Solutions (UK) Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago