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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 35 33 49
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 40 19 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.87% 4.44% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.70% 5.21% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 17
Median salary £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
597 365 487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 87.54% 85.28% 83.68%
Number of salaries quoted 388 288 402
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,200 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +10 40 £37,500 +25.00%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 37 (82.22%) Oracle
2 34 (75.56%) SC Cleared
2 34 (75.56%) Security Cleared
3 30 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (57.78%) XML
5 25 (55.56%) J2EE
5 25 (55.56%) Java
5 25 (55.56%) Web Services
6 23 (51.11%) SQL
6 23 (51.11%) WebLogic
7 17 (37.78%) LDAP
7 17 (37.78%) WebCenter
8 16 (35.56%) JDeveloper
9 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
9 13 (28.89%) HTML
10 12 (26.67%) Migration
10 12 (26.67%) jQuery
11 11 (24.44%) SDLC
11 11 (24.44%) CSS
11 11 (24.44%) Siebel
12 10 (22.22%) Ajax
13 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
13 8 (17.78%) QA
13 8 (17.78%) Systems Analysis
13 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (17.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 8 (17.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 8 (17.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 8 (17.78%) Oracle Identity Management
13 8 (17.78%) EAI

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (51.11%) WebLogic
2 8 (17.78%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.22%) Apache
3 1 (2.22%) Drupal
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Magento
1 1 (2.22%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) LDAP
2 8 (17.78%) FTP
2 8 (17.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) Siebel EIM
3 2 (4.44%) PowerCenter
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) JDeveloper
2 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Xdebug
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) WebCenter Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Administrator
3 8 (17.78%) Portal Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Oracle Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Web Content Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Siebel Developer
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) XML
2 25 (55.56%) J2EE
2 25 (55.56%) Web Services
3 17 (37.78%) WebCenter
4 13 (28.89%) HTML
5 12 (26.67%) jQuery
6 11 (24.44%) CSS
7 10 (22.22%) Ajax
8 8 (17.78%) JSP
8 8 (17.78%) Oracle ADF
8 8 (17.78%) SAML
8 8 (17.78%) Servlets
9 6 (13.33%) .NET
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.67%) HTML5
11 3 (6.67%) REST
11 3 (6.67%) SOAP
12 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (4.44%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.67%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) Unix
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Migration
2 11 (24.44%) SDLC
3 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.78%) EAI
3 8 (17.78%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (17.78%) SOA
3 8 (17.78%) Software Testing
3 8 (17.78%) Systems Analysis
3 8 (17.78%) Workflow
4 6 (13.33%) MVC
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.67%) Data Migration
5 3 (6.67%) ETL
5 3 (6.67%) Line Management
5 3 (6.67%) Web Development
6 2 (4.44%) Content Development
6 2 (4.44%) Dependency Injection
6 2 (4.44%) OO
6 2 (4.44%) OOP
6 2 (4.44%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) Java
2 23 (51.11%) SQL
3 13 (28.89%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
4 8 (17.78%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 6 (13.33%) C#
6 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
7 2 (4.44%) PHP
7 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (75.56%) SC Cleared
1 34 (75.56%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) Siebel Certification
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.78%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) Oracle
2 11 (24.44%) Siebel
3 3 (6.67%) Informatica