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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 39 37 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 20 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.01% 5.21% 4.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 5.90% 6.16%
Number of salaries quoted 19 29 27
Average salary £41,000 £34,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
433 542 438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.77% 88.27% 79.93%
Number of salaries quoted 354 473 381
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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 +1 16 £41,000 +17.14% 1
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (74.19%) PHP
2 23 (74.19%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) MySQL
3 21 (67.74%) E-Commerce
4 20 (64.52%) MVC
4 20 (64.52%) TDD
4 20 (64.52%) jQuery
5 18 (58.06%) Ajax
5 18 (58.06%) OO PHP
5 18 (58.06%) OO
6 16 (51.61%) Apache
6 16 (51.61%) Linux
7 15 (48.39%) SOAP
7 15 (48.39%) Magento
7 15 (48.39%) REST
8 11 (35.48%) QA
8 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (32.26%) Retail
9 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
10 8 (25.81%) C#
10 8 (25.81%) .NET
11 7 (22.58%) PHPUnit
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (19.35%) SQL
12 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
12 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
12 6 (19.35%) Symfony

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 16 (51.61%) Apache
Business Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.90%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) PHPUnit
General
1 10 (32.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Developer
2 22 (70.97%) PHP Developer
3 6 (19.35%) Principle Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Software Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 5 (16.13%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) PHP Web Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) HTML
1 23 (74.19%) CSS
2 20 (64.52%) jQuery
3 18 (58.06%) Ajax
4 15 (48.39%) SOAP
4 15 (48.39%) REST
5 8 (25.81%) .NET
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
6 6 (19.35%) Symfony
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (16.13%) Laravel
7 5 (16.13%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (16.13%) CakePHP
8 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.45%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (6.45%) CSS3
9 2 (6.45%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) EPoS
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (67.74%) E-Commerce
2 20 (64.52%) TDD
2 20 (64.52%) MVC
3 18 (58.06%) OO PHP
3 18 (58.06%) OO
4 11 (35.48%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (32.26%) Automated Testing
6 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
7 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (16.13%) OOP
7 5 (16.13%) OOD
7 5 (16.13%) Web Design
8 1 (3.23%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (74.19%) PHP
3 8 (25.81%) C#
4 6 (19.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (35.48%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Zend
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