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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 69 88 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.39% 0.56% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.69% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 15
Average salary £39,000 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.58% -14.70%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
684 579 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 86.47% 80.42% 79.12%
Number of salaries quoted 584 520 429
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 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 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (65.52%) TDD
4 16 (55.17%) PHP
4 16 (55.17%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) jQuery
5 15 (51.72%) CSS
6 14 (48.28%) Ajax
7 12 (41.38%) OOP
7 12 (41.38%) SQL
7 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
8 11 (37.93%) JIRA
8 11 (37.93%) MySQL
8 11 (37.93%) OOD
9 10 (34.48%) Linux
9 10 (34.48%) C#
9 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
9 10 (34.48%) .NET
9 10 (34.48%) LAMP
9 10 (34.48%) Marketing
9 10 (34.48%) Symfony
9 10 (34.48%) PHPUnit
9 10 (34.48%) Redmine
9 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
10 9 (31.03%) MVC
10 9 (31.03%) Java
11 8 (27.59%) Web Development
12 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
13 6 (20.69%) Social Media

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (13.79%) Apache
1 4 (13.79%) WordPress
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) HTTP
2 2 (6.90%) VoIP
2 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) MySQL
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Git (software)
2 11 (37.93%) JIRA
3 10 (34.48%) PHPUnit
3 10 (34.48%) Redmine
4 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Blend
6 1 (3.45%) CruiseControl
6 1 (3.45%) Subversion
6 1 (3.45%) MSBuild
6 1 (3.45%) Bitbucket
6 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (34.48%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 13 (44.83%) Senior Developer
3 10 (34.48%) PHP Developer
3 10 (34.48%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 10 (34.48%) PHP LAMP Developer
4 6 (20.69%) Web Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Junior
5 5 (17.24%) C# Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior Web Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Junior PHP Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) Junior Developer
5 5 (17.24%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (55.17%) HTML
1 16 (55.17%) jQuery
2 15 (51.72%) CSS
3 14 (48.28%) Ajax
4 10 (34.48%) LAMP
4 10 (34.48%) .NET
4 10 (34.48%) AngularJS
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET
4 10 (34.48%) Symfony
5 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
6 4 (13.79%) WPF
7 3 (10.34%) HTML5
7 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (10.34%) XML
8 2 (6.90%) WCF
8 2 (6.90%) J2EE
8 2 (6.90%) ADO.NET
8 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
9 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Social Media
2 3 (10.34%) User Experience
3 2 (6.90%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.90%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (65.52%) TDD
3 12 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (41.38%) OOP
4 11 (37.93%) OOD
5 9 (31.03%) MVC
6 8 (27.59%) Web Development
7 7 (24.14%) Mentoring
8 6 (20.69%) BDD
8 6 (20.69%) SEO
8 6 (20.69%) Content Management
9 4 (13.79%) Scrum
10 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.90%) System Testing
11 2 (6.90%) UML
11 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
11 2 (6.90%) MVVM
12 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 1 (3.45%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 16 (55.17%) PHP
3 12 (41.38%) SQL
4 10 (34.48%) C#
5 9 (31.03%) Java
6 2 (6.90%) XAML
7 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) HDFS
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) Telerik
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
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