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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 51 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 22 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.38% 2.61% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 3.17% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,400 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £42,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
539 694 570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 75.92% 82.42% 82.97%
Number of salaries quoted 427 582 525
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 £30,000 £29,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +35 23 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Unit Testing
East Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 24 (64.86%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
2 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (54.05%) TDD
4 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
5 17 (45.95%) MySQL
5 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
6 15 (40.54%) WCF
6 15 (40.54%) WPF
7 14 (37.84%) Use Case
7 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
8 13 (35.14%) jQuery
9 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
9 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
10 10 (27.03%) PHPUnit
10 10 (27.03%) Symfony
10 10 (27.03%) Redmine
10 10 (27.03%) Linux
10 10 (27.03%) OOP
10 10 (27.03%) OOD
10 10 (27.03%) .NET
10 10 (27.03%) PHP
10 10 (27.03%) MVC
10 10 (27.03%) LAMP
10 10 (27.03%) JIRA
10 10 (27.03%) Ajax
10 10 (27.03%) Marketing
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 (2.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (27.03%) PHPUnit
2 10 (27.03%) JIRA
2 10 (27.03%) Redmine
3 3 (8.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (5.41%) Xcode
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 10 (27.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (59.46%) Developer
2 14 (37.84%) Software Engineer
2 14 (37.84%) Senior Software Engineer
3 10 (27.03%) PHP Developer
3 10 (27.03%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 10 (27.03%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 9 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 9 (24.32%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Junior
5 5 (13.51%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Junior PHP Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Junior Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Mobile Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (40.54%) WCF
1 15 (40.54%) WPF
2 13 (35.14%) jQuery
3 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
4 10 (27.03%) Symfony
4 10 (27.03%) Ajax
4 10 (27.03%) .NET
4 10 (27.03%) LAMP
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (13.51%) CSS
6 5 (13.51%) HTML
7 3 (8.11%) Razor View Engine
8 2 (5.41%) Cocoa Touch
8 2 (5.41%) iOS SDK
8 2 (5.41%) Android SDK
8 2 (5.41%) XML
8 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
8 2 (5.41%) JSON
8 2 (5.41%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.41%) iPhone
2 2 (5.41%) iPad
2 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.70%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 3 (8.11%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (54.05%) TDD
3 19 (51.35%) Software Engineering
4 14 (37.84%) Automated Testing
4 14 (37.84%) Use Case
5 12 (32.43%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (27.03%) OOP
6 10 (27.03%) OOD
6 10 (27.03%) MVC
7 6 (16.22%) Refactoring
8 5 (13.51%) BDD
9 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (8.11%) OO
9 3 (8.11%) Web Development
9 3 (8.11%) Software Architecture
10 2 (5.41%) Android Development
10 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
11 1 (2.70%) Multithreading
11 1 (2.70%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) JavaScript
3 10 (27.03%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) Java
5 2 (5.41%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) VC++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Apple
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
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