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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 19 24 20
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 6 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 7.59% 1.90% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 2.33% 11.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 10
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
70 86 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 88.61% 81.90% 74.17%
Number of salaries quoted 64 60 75
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £57,500 £49,100
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 Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston 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 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 4 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 Preston region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) OOD
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) SDLC
2 5 (83.33%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) RDBMS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MongoDB
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Web Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) OO
1 5 (83.33%) OOD
1 5 (83.33%) SDLC
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) VB6
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft