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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 43 31 67
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +36
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.02% 6.36% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 8.01% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 10
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £41,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
342 312 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 86.15% 79.39% 87.23%
Number of salaries quoted 300 254 394
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £50,776 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 18 (78.26%) HTML
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 15 (65.22%) C#
4 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 13 (56.52%) Telerik
5 13 (56.52%) HTML5
5 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
7 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
7 10 (43.48%) WPF
8 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (34.78%) User Experience
9 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) Oracle
9 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
10 7 (30.43%) MVC
10 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (26.09%) BDD
12 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
12 5 (21.74%) LINQ to SQL
12 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
12 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
12 5 (21.74%) WinForms
12 5 (21.74%) QA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (21.74%) IIS
2 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (17.39%) Skype for Business
3 2 (8.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (17.39%) Office 365
2 4 (17.39%) Yammer
3 2 (8.70%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (60.87%) SQL Server
2 9 (39.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
3 4 (17.39%) SpecFlow
4 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.70%) Grunt
4 2 (8.70%) Jasmine
4 2 (8.70%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (8.70%) Mocha
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 2 (8.70%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (17.39%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (82.61%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Software Developer
4 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior
5 5 (21.74%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior .NET Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior Software Developer
5 5 (21.74%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (21.74%) Software Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (17.39%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 16 (69.57%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 13 (56.52%) HTML5
4 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 10 (43.48%) WPF
6 9 (39.13%) .NET Framework
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (21.74%) Entity Framework
8 5 (21.74%) jQuery
8 5 (21.74%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (21.74%) WinForms
9 4 (17.39%) ADO.NET
9 4 (17.39%) COM
9 4 (17.39%) CSS3
9 4 (17.39%) Silverlight
10 2 (8.70%) Backbone.js
10 2 (8.70%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) User Experience
2 5 (21.74%) NHS
3 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (30.43%) MVC
2 6 (26.09%) BDD
3 5 (21.74%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Case Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Data Management
4 4 (17.39%) Document Management
4 4 (17.39%) Front End Development
4 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Quality Management
4 4 (17.39%) SDLC
4 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Test Planning
5 3 (13.04%) MVVM
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 15 (65.22%) C#
2 10 (43.48%) JavaScript
3 5 (21.74%) PHP
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 4 (17.39%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (56.52%) Telerik
3 8 (34.78%) Oracle
4 4 (17.39%) Infor
4 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (17.39%) SAP