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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 72 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 113 81 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.37% 2.24% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 2.57% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 97 64 45
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £46,750 £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
2971 3153 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 88.66% 87.10% 84.33%
Number of salaries quoted 2312 2487 1646
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 7 July 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.

1 184 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (53.41%) SQL
3 107 (40.53%) PHP
4 97 (36.74%) TDD
5 93 (35.23%) C#
6 91 (34.47%) OO
7 86 (32.58%) JavaScript
8 85 (32.20%) Java
9 75 (28.41%) SDLC
10 70 (26.52%) Continuous Integration
11 67 (25.38%) SQL Server
12 64 (24.24%) .NET
13 63 (23.86%) Degree
14 59 (22.35%) MySQL
14 59 (22.35%) MVC
15 57 (21.59%) Linux
16 50 (18.94%) Software Engineering
17 45 (17.05%) Oracle
17 45 (17.05%) C++
18 44 (16.67%) Web Services
19 42 (15.91%) Windows
19 42 (15.91%) Microsoft
20 41 (15.53%) BDD
21 40 (15.15%) CSS
21 40 (15.15%) HTML
22 39 (14.77%) MS Excel
22 39 (14.77%) NUnit
23 35 (13.26%) Symfony
24 34 (12.88%) T-SQL
25 33 (12.50%) QA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 18 (6.82%) Apache
1 18 (6.82%) Node.js
2 13 (4.92%) Tomcat
3 12 (4.55%) JBoss
4 7 (2.65%) IIS
5 4 (1.52%) WebSphere
5 4 (1.52%) nginx
6 3 (1.14%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.76%) iPlanet
7 2 (0.76%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (0.38%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.38%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.38%) Jetty
8 1 (0.38%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.38%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 39 (14.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 7 (2.65%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.03%) HTTP
2 3 (1.14%) Internet
3 2 (0.76%) FTP
3 2 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.38%) DNS
4 1 (0.38%) SSL
4 1 (0.38%) DHCP
4 1 (0.38%) SMPP
4 1 (0.38%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (25.38%) SQL Server
2 59 (22.35%) MySQL
3 25 (9.47%) Relational Database
4 24 (9.09%) Big Data
5 12 (4.55%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.65%) Redis
7 7 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.52%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.52%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.76%) DB2
11 1 (0.38%) DTS
11 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 39 (14.77%) NUnit
2 32 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 32 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (9.47%) JUnit
4 24 (9.09%) ReSharper
4 24 (9.09%) Moq
4 24 (9.09%) SoapUI
5 21 (7.95%) Jenkins
6 19 (7.20%) MSTest
7 15 (5.68%) Visual Studio
8 13 (4.92%) Subversion
8 13 (4.92%) Selenium
9 10 (3.79%) Jasmine
10 9 (3.41%) TeamCity
10 9 (3.41%) Maven
11 8 (3.03%) Hudson
12 7 (2.65%) Xcode
13 6 (2.27%) PHPUnit
14 5 (1.89%) Visual Studio Team System
15 3 (1.14%) Mercurial
General
1 32 (12.12%) Retail
2 20 (7.58%) Pharmaceutical
3 19 (7.20%) Finance
4 6 (2.27%) Games
5 5 (1.89%) Marketing
6 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.38%) Front Office
8 1 (0.38%) Automotive
8 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 172 (65.15%) Developer
2 56 (21.21%) PHP Developer
3 42 (15.91%) Senior Developer
4 27 (10.23%) Software Engineer
4 27 (10.23%) Senior PHP Developer
5 26 (9.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 21 (7.95%) Applications Developer
6 21 (7.95%) Java Developer
7 20 (7.58%) Analyst
8 17 (6.44%) Mobile Developer
9 16 (6.06%) .NET Developer
10 15 (5.68%) Senior Applications Developer
11 14 (5.30%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.92%) Tester
12 13 (4.92%) Senior Java Developer
13 12 (4.55%) C# Developer
14 11 (4.17%) Lead Developer
14 11 (4.17%) Team Leader
15 10 (3.79%) iOS Developer
15 10 (3.79%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (24.24%) .NET
2 44 (16.67%) Web Services
3 40 (15.15%) HTML
3 40 (15.15%) CSS
4 35 (13.26%) Symfony
5 31 (11.74%) WinForms
6 28 (10.61%) WPF
7 27 (10.23%) ASP.NET
8 23 (8.71%) Doctrine
9 22 (8.33%) jQuery
10 21 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
10 21 (7.95%) HTML5
10 21 (7.95%) WCF
11 19 (7.20%) XML
12 13 (4.92%) .NET Framework
12 13 (4.92%) AngularJS
13 11 (4.17%) Ajax
13 11 (4.17%) J2EE
14 10 (3.79%) Cocoa
14 10 (3.79%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.09%) Private Cloud
2 17 (6.44%) NHS
3 14 (5.30%) User Experience
4 11 (4.17%) iPhone
5 8 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.65%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.89%) Replication
8 4 (1.52%) Social Media
9 3 (1.14%) RIA
10 1 (0.38%) DTV
10 1 (0.38%) GIS
10 1 (0.38%) Clustering
10 1 (0.38%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.59%) Linux
2 42 (15.91%) Windows
3 20 (7.58%) Apple iOS
4 18 (6.82%) Android
5 8 (3.03%) Mac OS X
6 7 (2.65%) Windows Mobile
7 6 (2.27%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (69.70%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (36.74%) TDD
3 91 (34.47%) OO
4 75 (28.41%) SDLC
5 70 (26.52%) Continuous Integration
6 59 (22.35%) MVC
7 50 (18.94%) Software Engineering
8 41 (15.53%) BDD
9 32 (12.12%) Scrum
10 27 (10.23%) Automated Testing
11 25 (9.47%) Business Intelligence
11 25 (9.47%) Mentoring
12 24 (9.09%) Analytics
13 21 (7.95%) Configuration Management
13 21 (7.95%) E-Commerce
14 20 (7.58%) Agile Testing
15 18 (6.82%) OOP
16 17 (6.44%) Memory Management
16 17 (6.44%) Mobile Development
17 16 (6.06%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 141 (53.41%) SQL
2 107 (40.53%) PHP
3 93 (35.23%) C#
4 86 (32.58%) JavaScript
5 85 (32.20%) Java
6 45 (17.05%) C++
7 34 (12.88%) T-SQL
8 17 (6.44%) Objective-C
9 14 (5.30%) VB
10 12 (4.55%) Ruby
11 10 (3.79%) Python
12 9 (3.41%) VB6
13 6 (2.27%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.27%) Scala
13 6 (2.27%) Go
14 4 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.52%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.14%) PHP5
16 2 (0.76%) Perl
17 1 (0.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (23.86%) Degree
2 5 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 7 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (0.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (2.65%) Puppet
1 7 (2.65%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.27%) Ansible
2 6 (2.27%) Salt
2 6 (2.27%) Vagrant
2 6 (2.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (17.05%) Oracle
2 42 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.71%) Zend
4 20 (7.58%) Apple
5 7 (2.65%) VMware
5 7 (2.65%) Google
6 6 (2.27%) Splunk
6 6 (2.27%) SaltStack
7 5 (1.89%) Sybase
8 4 (1.52%) Laserfiche
9 2 (0.76%) hybris
9 2 (0.76%) BEA
9 2 (0.76%) IBM
9 2 (0.76%) ATG
10 1 (0.38%) Sony
10 1 (0.38%) SAP
10 1 (0.38%) Sitecore
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
SKY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + training, health care
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum +Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£45K + 10% Bonus + Flexible working
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Welford Media
Posted: 18 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £35-40,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Crisp Thinking
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum + Employee share option scheme
Posted: 24 days ago