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

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 57 50 80
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 17 25 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.38% 3.51% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 4.41% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
622 567 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 87.24% 79.52% 86.97%
Number of salaries quoted 530 446 597
Average salary £43,835 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £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 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
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -8 12 £40,000 -
Coalville - 4 £22,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £35,000 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 20 (60.61%) HTML
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
1 20 (60.61%) CSS
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
3 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 15 (45.45%) C#
5 13 (39.39%) Telerik
5 13 (39.39%) HTML5
5 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
7 11 (33.33%) PHP
8 10 (30.30%) WPF
9 9 (27.27%) jQuery
9 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
9 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (27.27%) MVC
9 9 (27.27%) SQL
10 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
10 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
10 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
10 8 (24.24%) User Experience
11 6 (18.18%) Test Planning
11 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (18.18%) PHPUnit
11 6 (18.18%) BDD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 5 (15.15%) IIS
2 4 (12.12%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.12%) Node.js
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.12%) WordPress
3 2 (6.06%) Apache Solr
3 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 8 (24.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Yammer
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (48.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) MySQL
4 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (6.06%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (24.24%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.18%) PHPUnit
3 6 (18.18%) Subversion
4 4 (12.12%) JIRA
4 4 (12.12%) Redmine
4 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
5 2 (6.06%) Grunt
5 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.06%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (6.06%) Mocha
5 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 2 (6.06%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (12.12%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
3 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 10 (30.30%) .NET Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Junior
4 6 (18.18%) PHP Developer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) .NET Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior .NET Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Software Developer
5 5 (15.15%) Junior Software Engineer
5 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (12.12%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
1 20 (60.61%) CSS
1 20 (60.61%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 13 (39.39%) HTML5
3 12 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 10 (30.30%) WPF
5 9 (27.27%) .NET Framework
5 9 (27.27%) jQuery
6 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
7 6 (18.18%) Ajax
7 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (18.18%) Symfony
8 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 5 (15.15%) Entity Framework
8 5 (15.15%) LINQ to SQL
8 5 (15.15%) WinForms
9 4 (12.12%) ADO.NET
9 4 (12.12%) COM
9 4 (12.12%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (15.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (27.27%) MVC
3 6 (18.18%) BDD
3 6 (18.18%) Software Testing
3 6 (18.18%) Test Planning
4 5 (15.15%) CRM
4 5 (15.15%) TDD
5 4 (12.12%) Automated Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.12%) Data Management
5 4 (12.12%) Document Management
5 4 (12.12%) OOP
5 4 (12.12%) Performance Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Quality Management
5 4 (12.12%) Regression Testing
5 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) C#
3 11 (33.33%) PHP
4 9 (27.27%) SQL
5 4 (12.12%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.15%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 13 (39.39%) Telerik
3 8 (24.24%) Oracle
4 4 (12.12%) Infor
4 4 (12.12%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (12.12%) SAP
4 4 (12.12%) Zend