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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 45 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.23% 2.29% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.70% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 15
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
327 408 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 80.54% 85.00% 89.09%
Number of salaries quoted 259 292 507
Median salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 31 May 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 +1 5 £42,500 -12.82%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) SQL
3 11 (47.83%) jQuery
4 9 (39.13%) C#
4 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 9 (39.13%) MVC
4 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (34.78%) OO
5 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
5 8 (34.78%) HTML5
5 8 (34.78%) Grunt
5 8 (34.78%) Front End Development
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (30.43%) SDLC
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (30.43%) SOA
6 7 (30.43%) Oracle
6 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
7 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
7 6 (26.09%) Unix
7 6 (26.09%) Oracle APEX
7 6 (26.09%) CSS3
8 5 (21.74%) REST
8 5 (21.74%) Sass
8 5 (21.74%) LESS

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 7 (30.43%) Oracle Service Bus
2 3 (13.04%) CMS
3 1 (4.35%) Apache
3 1 (4.35%) Drupal
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Magento
1 1 (4.35%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (13.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle Database
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle ODI
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.70%) MySQL
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (34.78%) Git (software)
1 8 (34.78%) Grunt
2 6 (26.09%) Oracle APEX
3 4 (17.39%) Hudson
3 4 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 4 (17.39%) Subversion
3 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
4 3 (13.04%) MSTest
4 3 (13.04%) NUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
5 2 (8.70%) JIRA
6 1 (4.35%) GitLab
6 1 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
6 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (4.35%) Xdebug
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (39.13%) Senior Developer
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle SOA Developer
4 6 (26.09%) PL/SQL Developer
4 6 (26.09%) SOA Developer
5 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (17.39%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior C# Developer
6 4 (17.39%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) jQuery
3 9 (39.13%) .NET
4 8 (34.78%) HTML5
5 7 (30.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) CSS3
7 5 (21.74%) .NET Framework
7 5 (21.74%) LESS
7 5 (21.74%) REST
7 5 (21.74%) Sass
7 5 (21.74%) Web Services
8 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (17.39%) Semantic HTML
9 3 (13.04%) Ajax
10 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
10 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (4.35%) Entity Framework
10 1 (4.35%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Inversion of Control
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) Unix
2 2 (8.70%) Android
2 2 (8.70%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) MVC
2 8 (34.78%) Front End Development
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) SDLC
3 7 (30.43%) SOA
4 5 (21.74%) Progressive Enhancement
5 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
5 4 (17.39%) Mobile First
6 3 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
6 3 (13.04%) Web Design
6 3 (13.04%) Workflow
7 2 (8.70%) Android Development
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 1 (4.35%) Project Management
8 1 (4.35%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
1 13 (56.52%) SQL
2 9 (39.13%) C#
3 7 (30.43%) PL/SQL
4 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
5 2 (8.70%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (4.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) EPiServer
3 2 (8.70%) Telerik