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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 46 63 63
Rank change year-on-year
+17 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.77% 1.59% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 1.82% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 2
Average salary £34,750 £38,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.74% +30.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £32,500 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £42,200 £35,900
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
341 494 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 78.75% 87.13% 79.79%
Number of salaries quoted 287 435 259
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
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 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 2 June 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 29 (85.29%) C#
2 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
3 24 (70.59%) WCF
3 24 (70.59%) WPF
3 24 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 22 (64.71%) Use Case
5 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 8 (23.53%) .NET
6 7 (20.59%) MVC
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (17.65%) MySQL
8 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (14.71%) TDD
9 4 (11.76%) Refactoring
9 4 (11.76%) HTML
9 4 (11.76%) jQuery
9 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (8.82%) JSON
10 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
10 3 (8.82%) BDD
10 3 (8.82%) Java
10 3 (8.82%) CSS
10 3 (8.82%) OO
10 3 (8.82%) Subversion
11 2 (5.88%) SQL
11 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.88%) XML
11 2 (5.88%) Windows
11 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 1 (2.94%) Node.js
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.82%) Subversion
2 2 (5.88%) Xcode
2 2 (5.88%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.94%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Moq
3 1 (2.94%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.94%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.94%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Software Engineer
2 22 (64.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 11 (32.35%) Developer
4 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 4 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Software Team Leader
6 1 (2.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Trainee Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Trainee Test Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) WCF
1 24 (70.59%) WPF
2 8 (23.53%) .NET
3 5 (14.71%) ASP.NET
4 4 (11.76%) HTML
4 4 (11.76%) jQuery
4 4 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (8.82%) JSON
5 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.88%) XML
6 2 (5.88%) Cocoa
6 2 (5.88%) iOS SDK
6 2 (5.88%) Cocoa Touch
6 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
6 2 (5.88%) Android SDK
6 2 (5.88%) Entity Framework
6 2 (5.88%) React
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.88%) iPhone
1 2 (5.88%) iPad
2 1 (2.94%) W3C
2 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Phone
1 2 (5.88%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Software Engineering
2 24 (70.59%) Automated Testing
3 22 (64.71%) Use Case
4 7 (20.59%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.71%) TDD
6 4 (11.76%) Refactoring
7 3 (8.82%) BDD
7 3 (8.82%) OO
8 2 (5.88%) Android Development
8 2 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (2.94%) SDLC
9 1 (2.94%) Dependency Injection
9 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Web Development
9 1 (2.94%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.94%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) C#
2 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) Java
4 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle