The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 26 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.92% - 5.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 6
Average salary £36,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92 118 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 88.46% 80.27% 84.06%
Number of salaries quoted 78 76 103
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,961 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Preston region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Preston region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Preston

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) HOOD
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Junior
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) OOD
1 1 (33.33%) HOOD
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft