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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 74 76
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.06% 2.22% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.64% 2.59% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 18 4
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
569 810 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 78.05% 85.62% 75.74%
Number of salaries quoted 477 680 464
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015. 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 +21 12 £45,000 +20.00%
Loughborough +1 1 £45,000 +28.57%
Hinckley - 1 £30,000 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 34 (87.18%) C#
2 28 (71.79%) Software Engineering
3 26 (66.67%) WCF
3 26 (66.67%) WPF
4 25 (64.10%) Automated Testing
4 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) Use Case
6 12 (30.77%) .NET
7 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
8 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (25.64%) MVC
9 8 (20.51%) MySQL
9 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
9 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (17.95%) TDD
11 6 (15.38%) Refactoring
12 5 (12.82%) HTML
12 5 (12.82%) BDD
13 4 (10.26%) jQuery
13 4 (10.26%) SQL
13 4 (10.26%) CSS
14 3 (7.69%) Windows
14 3 (7.69%) OO
14 3 (7.69%) Java
14 3 (7.69%) JSON
14 3 (7.69%) Subversion
15 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
15 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
15 2 (5.13%) Android
15 2 (5.13%) iPhone

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) MySQL
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Subversion
2 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (5.13%) Xcode
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.56%) PhpStorm
3 1 (2.56%) Sublime Text
3 1 (2.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 23 (58.97%) Senior Software Engineer
3 15 (38.46%) Developer
4 8 (20.51%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 3 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 3 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.56%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.56%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (66.67%) WCF
1 26 (66.67%) WPF
2 12 (30.77%) .NET
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET
3 8 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.82%) HTML
5 4 (10.26%) jQuery
5 4 (10.26%) CSS
6 3 (7.69%) JSON
7 2 (5.13%) iOS SDK
7 2 (5.13%) Cocoa Touch
7 2 (5.13%) AngularJS
7 2 (5.13%) Android SDK
7 2 (5.13%) React
7 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.13%) XML
7 2 (5.13%) Cocoa
7 2 (5.13%) WinForms
8 1 (2.56%) Web Services
8 1 (2.56%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) iPhone
1 2 (5.13%) Mobile App
1 2 (5.13%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) W3C
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.13%) Android
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Software Engineering
2 25 (64.10%) Automated Testing
3 23 (58.97%) Use Case
4 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (25.64%) MVC
5 7 (17.95%) TDD
6 6 (15.38%) Refactoring
7 5 (12.82%) BDD
8 3 (7.69%) OO
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.13%) Android Development
9 2 (5.13%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.56%) Web Development
10 1 (2.56%) Change Control
10 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
10 1 (2.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 34 (87.18%) C#
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 3 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (5.13%) Objective-C
5 2 (5.13%) VB
6 1 (2.56%) VC++
6 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.56%) C++
6 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.56%) PHP
6 1 (2.56%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (64.10%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle