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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 32 22 19
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.72% 2.99% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 3.64% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 6
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £29,352
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +27.75%
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
128 110 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 92.09% 82.09% 81.34%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 93
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,125 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,699
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +4.42%

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 30 July 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%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Exstream
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Software AG

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (33.33%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Exstream
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%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
2 1 (33.33%) AWS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) XSLT
2 1 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (33.33%) OOD
2 1 (33.33%) HOOD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Ada
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Delphi
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Software AG
2 1 (33.33%) Informatica
2 1 (33.33%) webMethods