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 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 45 40 46
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.40% 3.56% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.99% 4.02% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 25
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
481 423 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 88.10% 88.49% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 384 366 468
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

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

Unit Testing Salary Histogram 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 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
Liverpool +2 22 £50,000 +21.95% 6
Southport - 2 £37,500 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 24 (72.73%) CSS
2 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
4 18 (54.55%) Oracle
5 15 (45.45%) jQuery
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle Fusion
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle Service Bus
6 14 (42.42%) PL/SQL
6 14 (42.42%) SOA
6 14 (42.42%) MVC
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle ODI
6 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
7 12 (36.36%) SDLC
7 12 (36.36%) Unix
8 11 (33.33%) Web Services
8 11 (33.33%) C#
8 11 (33.33%) .NET
8 11 (33.33%) HTML5
8 11 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
9 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
10 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 9 (27.27%) Degree
11 8 (24.24%) Java
12 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
13 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
14 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
14 5 (15.15%) Open Source

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 14 (42.42%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.06%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) JBoss
4 1 (3.03%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle Database
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle ODI
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 5 (15.15%) MongoDB
3 5 (15.15%) Relational Database
4 4 (12.12%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.15%) Grunt
3 3 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 3 (9.09%) MSTest
3 3 (9.09%) NUnit
3 3 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 2 (6.06%) Bitbucket
4 2 (6.06%) Hudson
4 2 (6.06%) JIRA
4 2 (6.06%) Subversion
4 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.03%) Ant
5 1 (3.03%) GitLab
5 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.03%) JUnit
5 1 (3.03%) Log4j
5 1 (3.03%) Maven
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) Selenium IDE
Job Titles
1 31 (93.94%) Developer
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
3 10 (30.30%) SQL Developer
4 9 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 9 (27.27%) PL/SQL Developer
4 9 (27.27%) SOA Developer
5 7 (21.21%) .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (15.15%) C# Developer
6 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
8 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
9 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (6.06%) EPiServer Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Lead Developer
9 2 (6.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) CSS
1 24 (72.73%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) jQuery
3 14 (42.42%) Oracle Fusion
4 11 (33.33%) .NET
4 11 (33.33%) HTML5
4 11 (33.33%) Web Services
5 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.18%) .NET Framework
6 6 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (15.15%) CSS3
8 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
8 4 (12.12%) Hibernate
8 4 (12.12%) Java SE
8 4 (12.12%) JDBC
8 4 (12.12%) JPA
8 4 (12.12%) Middleware
8 4 (12.12%) RESTful
8 4 (12.12%) Spring
8 4 (12.12%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Unix
2 4 (12.12%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Android
4 1 (3.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (42.42%) MVC
2 14 (42.42%) SOA
3 12 (36.36%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (15.15%) Front End Development
5 5 (15.15%) OO
5 5 (15.15%) Open Source
6 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.12%) Data Mapping
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
7 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 2 (6.06%) Line Management
8 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.06%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) SQL
2 20 (60.61%) JavaScript
3 14 (42.42%) PL/SQL
4 11 (33.33%) C#
5 8 (24.24%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
7 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) EPiServer
2 2 (6.06%) Telerik
3 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
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