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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 45 61 58
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.44% 1.46% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.75% 1.71% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 3
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +100.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £35,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £43,500 £34,000
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
363 467 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 88.54% 85.22% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 295 404 262
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,841 £43,900 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leicester

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (90.48%) C#
2 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) WPF
3 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
4 13 (61.90%) Automated Testing
4 13 (61.90%) WCF
5 11 (52.38%) Use Case
6 9 (42.86%) .NET
7 7 (33.33%) HTML
7 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 7 (33.33%) MVC
8 6 (28.57%) PHP
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) jQuery
8 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
8 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
8 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (23.81%) Kendo UI
9 5 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
9 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (23.81%) HTML5
9 5 (23.81%) WinForms
9 5 (23.81%) Telerik
9 5 (23.81%) NHS
9 5 (23.81%) IIS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 1 (4.76%) Node.js
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 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.76%) MSTest
2 1 (4.76%) PHPUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) Sublime Text
2 1 (4.76%) PhpStorm
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 11 (52.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 9 (42.86%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Programmer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) AWS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# 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
5 1 (4.76%) Trainee
5 1 (4.76%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) WPF
2 13 (61.90%) WCF
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) Entity Framework
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 6 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (23.81%) Kendo UI
6 5 (23.81%) WinForms
6 5 (23.81%) LINQ to SQL
6 5 (23.81%) HTML5
7 1 (4.76%) Laravel
7 1 (4.76%) Sass
7 1 (4.76%) Ajax
7 1 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) NHS
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) Automated Testing
3 11 (52.38%) Use Case
4 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Content Management
5 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Telerik