The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 75 84 58
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 4 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.88% 0.56% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.02% 0.69% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 15
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
686 577 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.29% 80.70% 79.94%
Number of salaries quoted 591 516 475
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 16 (61.54%) CSS
5 15 (57.69%) TDD
6 12 (46.15%) PHP
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 11 (42.31%) .NET
7 11 (42.31%) C#
7 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
8 10 (38.46%) MVC
8 10 (38.46%) Ajax
9 9 (34.62%) Java
10 8 (30.77%) OOP
10 8 (30.77%) Web Development
10 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
11 7 (26.92%) JIRA
11 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
11 7 (26.92%) OOD
11 7 (26.92%) MySQL
12 6 (23.08%) Linux
12 6 (23.08%) LAMP
12 6 (23.08%) HTTP
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 6 (23.08%) Content Management
12 6 (23.08%) SEO
12 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
12 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (15.38%) Apache
1 4 (15.38%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
2 2 (7.69%) VoIP
2 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
3 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
3 6 (23.08%) Redmine
4 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.85%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.85%) Subversion
6 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
General
1 6 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (42.31%) Senior Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 6 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Junior
5 3 (11.54%) Junior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Web Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 12 (46.15%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) .NET
4 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
5 10 (38.46%) Ajax
6 6 (23.08%) LAMP
6 6 (23.08%) AngularJS
6 6 (23.08%) .NET Framework
6 6 (23.08%) Symfony
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (15.38%) WPF
9 3 (11.54%) HTML5
9 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (11.54%) XML
10 2 (7.69%) ADO.NET
10 2 (7.69%) J2EE
10 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
10 2 (7.69%) WCF
11 1 (3.85%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Social Media
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (57.69%) TDD
3 10 (38.46%) MVC
4 8 (30.77%) OOP
4 8 (30.77%) Web Development
4 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (26.92%) Mentoring
5 7 (26.92%) OOD
6 6 (23.08%) Content Management
6 6 (23.08%) SEO
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
7 4 (15.38%) Scrum
8 3 (11.54%) System Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Software Engineering
9 2 (7.69%) UML
9 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.69%) MVVM
10 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (3.85%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 22 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 12 (46.15%) PHP
2 12 (46.15%) SQL
3 11 (42.31%) C#
4 9 (34.62%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) XAML
6 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) HDFS
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Telerik
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) JBoss
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, healthcare
Posted: 26 days ago