The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 46 57 60
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.97% 0.65% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 0.74% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £18,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +121.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,900 £16,850
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £42,100 £19,650
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Leicestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
374 405 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 92.12% 87.28% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 297 346 287
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,202 £45,000 £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 Leicester

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Leicester

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicester

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

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 17 (80.95%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) WPF
3 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
5 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
5 10 (47.62%) WCF
5 10 (47.62%) Use Case
6 9 (42.86%) HTML
6 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
7 8 (38.10%) .NET
7 8 (38.10%) CSS
7 8 (38.10%) MVC
8 7 (33.33%) HTML5
8 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 6 (28.57%) jQuery
9 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 6 (28.57%) PHP
9 6 (28.57%) SQL
9 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
9 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
10 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (23.81%) Kendo UI
10 5 (23.81%) IIS
10 5 (23.81%) NHS
10 5 (23.81%) WinForms
10 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (23.81%) Telerik

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.76%) MySQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.76%) NUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
3 1 (4.76%) MSTest
3 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
3 1 (4.76%) Moq
3 1 (4.76%) Mocha
3 1 (4.76%) Grunt
3 1 (4.76%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (4.76%) Yeoman
3 1 (4.76%) Sublime Text
3 1 (4.76%) PhpStorm
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineer
2 10 (47.62%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Programmer
3 4 (19.05%) AWS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
4 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) WPF Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
5 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) WPF
2 10 (47.62%) WCF
3 9 (42.86%) HTML
4 8 (38.10%) .NET
4 8 (38.10%) CSS
5 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
6 6 (28.57%) jQuery
6 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
6 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (23.81%) Kendo UI
7 5 (23.81%) WinForms
7 5 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
8 2 (9.52%) CSS3
8 2 (9.52%) Sass
9 1 (4.76%) Ember.js
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Software Engineering
2 10 (47.62%) Use Case
2 10 (47.62%) Automated Testing
3 8 (38.10%) MVC
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) MVVM
6 1 (4.76%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Management
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) Coaching
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
6 1 (4.76%) Content Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) B2C
6 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Telerik