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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 22 22 21
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.10% 9.46% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 11.48% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 2
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +46.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
77 122 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 84.62% 82.43% 64.94%
Number of salaries quoted 69 112 42
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) FileNet
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Exstream
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Selenium
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) VCP4
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Software AG
2 1 (50.00%) Informatica
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Software AG
1 1 (50.00%) Informatica
1 1 (50.00%) webMethods