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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank - 27 21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 0 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 5.16% 4.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 6.11% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 4
Average salary - £40,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
119 131 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 81.51% 84.52% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 82 118 68
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Validation
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) Retail
4 2 (28.57%) Subversion
4 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) osCommerce
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) OO
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) RPG

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) osCommerce
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DTS
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Mercurial
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Software Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) Ajax
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 1 (14.29%) WinForms
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) AS400
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
1 1 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) Release Management
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) System Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) RPG
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft