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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 55 103 65
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -38
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 138 80 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.97% 2.16% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 2.51% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 123 68 74
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,990 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,600 £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
3043 3191 2293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.62% 86.22% 82.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2351 2552 1834
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
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 £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 173 (75.88%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (58.33%) SQL
3 86 (37.72%) C#
4 72 (31.58%) TDD
5 70 (30.70%) PHP
6 68 (29.82%) Java
7 64 (28.07%) OO
8 63 (27.63%) .NET
9 61 (26.75%) SQL Server
10 58 (25.44%) JavaScript
11 55 (24.12%) MVC
12 51 (22.37%) QA
13 50 (21.93%) Degree
13 50 (21.93%) NUnit
14 46 (20.18%) MS Excel
15 44 (19.30%) Linux
16 43 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
17 42 (18.42%) Oracle
17 42 (18.42%) Scrum
18 41 (17.98%) Configuration Management
18 41 (17.98%) JUnit
18 41 (17.98%) Microsoft
18 41 (17.98%) Software Engineering
19 38 (16.67%) Agile Testing
20 36 (15.79%) MySQL
21 33 (14.47%) T-SQL
22 32 (14.04%) Non-Functional Testing
22 32 (14.04%) Performance Testing
22 32 (14.04%) Line Management
23 31 (13.60%) Mentoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (6.58%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.70%) Apache
3 9 (3.95%) IIS
4 6 (2.63%) JBoss
4 6 (2.63%) Node.js
5 2 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.44%) nginx
6 1 (0.44%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.44%) Jetty
6 1 (0.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 46 (20.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.63%) HTTP
2 2 (0.88%) FTP
2 2 (0.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.44%) DNS
3 1 (0.44%) SSL
3 1 (0.44%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) DHCP
3 1 (0.44%) SMPP
3 1 (0.44%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (26.75%) SQL Server
2 36 (15.79%) MySQL
3 24 (10.53%) Big Data
4 17 (7.46%) Relational Database
5 8 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.44%) Redis
10 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.44%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.44%) DTS
10 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 50 (21.93%) NUnit
2 41 (17.98%) JUnit
3 26 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (10.53%) ReSharper
4 24 (10.53%) Git (software)
4 24 (10.53%) Moq
4 24 (10.53%) SoapUI
5 15 (6.58%) Selenium
6 14 (6.14%) Visual Studio
7 13 (5.70%) MSTest
8 10 (4.39%) Jenkins
9 9 (3.95%) Hudson
9 9 (3.95%) TeamCity
10 7 (3.07%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.07%) Xcode
11 6 (2.63%) Subversion
11 6 (2.63%) PHPUnit
12 5 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.88%) JMeter
14 1 (0.44%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (10.96%) Retail
2 13 (5.70%) Finance
2 13 (5.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (2.19%) Marketing
4 3 (1.32%) Games
5 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.44%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 143 (62.72%) Developer
2 42 (18.42%) PHP Developer
3 41 (17.98%) Senior Developer
4 35 (15.35%) Analyst
5 23 (10.09%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.33%) Senior PHP Developer
7 18 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
7 18 (7.89%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 18 (7.89%) .NET Developer
7 18 (7.89%) Test Analyst
7 18 (7.89%) Software Engineer
8 17 (7.46%) Software Developer
9 16 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (6.14%) Support Analyst
10 14 (6.14%) Applications Developer
11 13 (5.70%) Tester
11 13 (5.70%) Team Leader
12 10 (4.39%) Mobile Developer
13 9 (3.95%) VB6 Developer
13 9 (3.95%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.63%) .NET
2 29 (12.72%) ASP.NET
3 28 (12.28%) Symfony
4 27 (11.84%) WPF
4 27 (11.84%) HTML
5 26 (11.40%) Web Services
5 26 (11.40%) CSS
6 24 (10.53%) jQuery
6 24 (10.53%) XML
7 22 (9.65%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (9.21%) WinForms
9 16 (7.02%) WCF
10 15 (6.58%) .NET Framework
10 15 (6.58%) HTML5
10 15 (6.58%) Doctrine
11 12 (5.26%) J2EE
12 10 (4.39%) RESTful
13 9 (3.95%) Ajax
13 9 (3.95%) AngularJS
14 8 (3.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.53%) Private Cloud
2 13 (5.70%) User Experience
3 10 (4.39%) NHS
4 7 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (2.19%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.75%) iPhone
7 2 (0.88%) Social Media
7 2 (0.88%) Open Source
8 1 (0.44%) RIA
8 1 (0.44%) Clustering
8 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (19.30%) Linux
2 28 (12.28%) Windows
3 14 (6.14%) Apple iOS
4 12 (5.26%) Android
5 8 (3.51%) Mac OS X
6 7 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (75.88%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (31.58%) TDD
3 64 (28.07%) OO
4 55 (24.12%) MVC
5 43 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (18.42%) Scrum
7 41 (17.98%) Configuration Management
7 41 (17.98%) Software Engineering
8 38 (16.67%) Agile Testing
9 32 (14.04%) Non-Functional Testing
9 32 (14.04%) Performance Testing
9 32 (14.04%) Line Management
10 31 (13.60%) Mentoring
11 27 (11.84%) BDD
11 27 (11.84%) E-Commerce
12 26 (11.40%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (10.53%) Analytics
14 20 (8.77%) Refactoring
15 17 (7.46%) Test Scripting
16 16 (7.02%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 133 (58.33%) SQL
2 86 (37.72%) C#
3 70 (30.70%) PHP
4 68 (29.82%) Java
5 58 (25.44%) JavaScript
6 33 (14.47%) T-SQL
7 31 (13.60%) C++
8 10 (4.39%) VB
8 10 (4.39%) Objective-C
9 9 (3.95%) VB6
10 4 (1.75%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.32%) Ruby
11 3 (1.32%) Python
12 2 (0.88%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.44%) Perl
Qualifications
1 50 (21.93%) Degree
2 11 (4.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (0.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.44%) MCTS
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (22.37%) QA
System Software
1 24 (10.53%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 42 (18.42%) Oracle
2 41 (17.98%) Microsoft
3 16 (7.02%) Zend
4 13 (5.70%) Apple
5 4 (1.75%) Laserfiche
6 3 (1.32%) Sybase
7 1 (0.44%) Google
7 1 (0.44%) VMware
7 1 (0.44%) Sony
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