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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 37 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.95% 5.12% 4.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 5.72% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 21 30 23
Average salary £41,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.10% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £61,150 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
418 559 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 86.19% 89.44% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 325 491 357
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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 27 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 27 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 +7 18 £41,000 +17.14% 2
Prescot -2 2 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 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 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) PHP
2 22 (66.67%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) CSS
3 21 (63.64%) MVC
4 20 (60.61%) MySQL
4 20 (60.61%) OO
5 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
5 19 (57.58%) jQuery
6 18 (54.55%) TDD
7 17 (51.52%) Ajax
7 17 (51.52%) OO PHP
8 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (45.45%) Linux
10 14 (42.42%) SOAP
10 14 (42.42%) Apache
10 14 (42.42%) Magento
10 14 (42.42%) REST
11 13 (39.39%) QA
12 11 (33.33%) .NET
13 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
13 10 (30.30%) SQL
14 9 (27.27%) C#
14 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
14 9 (27.27%) OOD
14 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
15 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
15 8 (24.24%) Retail
15 8 (24.24%) PHPUnit
15 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 14 (42.42%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Office
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (42.42%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) FTP
1 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (60.61%) MySQL
2 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) PHPUnit
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Moq
3 2 (6.06%) NUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
2 2 (6.06%) Back Office
2 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (75.76%) Developer
2 21 (63.64%) PHP Developer
3 6 (18.18%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Principle Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 3 (9.09%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Web Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.06%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (66.67%) HTML
1 22 (66.67%) CSS
2 19 (57.58%) jQuery
3 17 (51.52%) Ajax
4 14 (42.42%) SOAP
4 14 (42.42%) REST
5 11 (33.33%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.18%) Symfony
9 5 (15.15%) CodeIgniter
9 5 (15.15%) CakePHP
9 5 (15.15%) Laravel
10 2 (6.06%) Ninject
10 2 (6.06%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
10 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
10 2 (6.06%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) EPoS
2 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
2 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.06%) IVR
2 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (45.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (63.64%) MVC
2 20 (60.61%) OO
3 19 (57.58%) E-Commerce
4 18 (54.55%) TDD
5 17 (51.52%) OO PHP
6 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (27.27%) Automated Testing
7 9 (27.27%) OOD
8 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
9 6 (18.18%) OOP
10 5 (15.15%) Web Design
10 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (15.15%) Web Development
11 3 (9.09%) Scrum
12 2 (6.06%) Refactoring
12 2 (6.06%) Multithreading
12 2 (6.06%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
12 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
12 2 (6.06%) Performance Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 22 (66.67%) PHP
3 10 (30.30%) SQL
4 9 (27.27%) C#
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) Zend
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
Liverpool
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: Market range
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Aspect Software
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Crowder Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 15 days ago
Prescot
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 16 days ago