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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 35 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.60% 5.10% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 6.49% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +49.12%
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
153 77 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 91.07% 78.57% 74.71%
Number of salaries quoted 137 69 54
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £65,000
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 10 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript