The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 30 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.91% 3.03% 3.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 3.77% 4.15%
Number of salaries quoted 3 18 18
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
340 477 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.44% 80.30% 80.57%
Number of salaries quoted 270 386 443
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Merseyside

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Liverpool +17 11 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Birkenhead +5 5 - - 1
Southport - 5 - -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (71.88%) Java
3 17 (53.13%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
4 15 (46.88%) Degree
5 14 (43.75%) MVC
6 13 (40.63%) .NET
6 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
7 11 (34.38%) C#
8 10 (31.25%) HTML
8 10 (31.25%) Oracle
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 10 (31.25%) CSS
8 10 (31.25%) UNIX
8 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
8 10 (31.25%) QA
8 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (31.25%) Open Source
8 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
8 10 (31.25%) SDLC
9 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
9 9 (28.13%) Scrum
9 9 (28.13%) OO
9 9 (28.13%) Web Services
9 9 (28.13%) OOD
10 8 (25.00%) IVR
10 8 (25.00%) VXML
10 8 (25.00%) Refactoring
11 5 (15.63%) Mathematics

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (15.63%) JBoss
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) FTP
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
2 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
3 3 (9.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (46.88%) SQL Server
2 13 (40.63%) MongoDB
3 10 (31.25%) Relational Database
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (15.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle ODI
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 12c
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
5 4 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Ant
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Log4j
2 5 (15.63%) NUnit
2 5 (15.63%) Moq
2 5 (15.63%) Jenkins
2 5 (15.63%) Selenium IDE
3 4 (12.50%) Subversion
3 4 (12.50%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (15.63%) Electronics
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 4 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Software Developer
3 5 (15.63%) QA Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Support
4 4 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 4 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 10 (31.25%) HTML
2 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
2 10 (31.25%) CSS
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
4 8 (25.00%) VXML
5 5 (15.63%) J2EE
5 5 (15.63%) Hibernate
5 5 (15.63%) Spring
5 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js
5 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
5 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (15.63%) XML
5 5 (15.63%) Swing
5 5 (15.63%) J2SE
5 5 (15.63%) Middleware
5 5 (15.63%) JDBC
5 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
5 5 (15.63%) Java SE
5 5 (15.63%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 8 (25.00%) IVR
3 5 (15.63%) Mathematics
3 5 (15.63%) Client/Server
3 5 (15.63%) Thin Client
3 5 (15.63%) Fat Client
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) UNIX
2 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 5 (15.63%) SUSE
3 4 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) MVC
3 10 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (31.25%) Open Source
3 10 (31.25%) SDLC
4 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) OO
4 9 (28.13%) OOD
5 8 (25.00%) Refactoring
6 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
6 5 (15.63%) Integration Testing
6 5 (15.63%) BPEL
6 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 5 (15.63%) Data Mapping
6 5 (15.63%) SOA
6 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
6 5 (15.63%) Test Planning
6 5 (15.63%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (15.63%) Software Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 23 (71.88%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) SQL
3 15 (46.88%) JavaScript
4 11 (34.38%) C#
5 5 (15.63%) Perl
5 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
5 5 (15.63%) VB.NET
5 5 (15.63%) Python
5 5 (15.63%) Shell Script
5 5 (15.63%) Ruby
6 4 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (12.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (31.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
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