The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 28 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 3.94% 0.55% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 0.69% 4.20%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 6
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Unit Testing
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 144 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 86.21% 79.56% 72.59%
Number of salaries quoted 155 128 125
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
3 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 14 (82.35%) MVC
4 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (58.82%) VB
5 10 (58.82%) Web Services
6 9 (52.94%) OO
6 9 (52.94%) Marketing
6 9 (52.94%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
6 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
6 9 (52.94%) RESTful
6 9 (52.94%) Change Control
6 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
7 8 (47.06%) HTML5
7 8 (47.06%) HTML
8 6 (35.29%) NUnit
9 5 (29.41%) CSS
10 4 (23.53%) Finance
10 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
10 4 (23.53%) XML
10 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
10 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
10 4 (23.53%) REST
11 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (5.88%) CMS
1 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (82.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) NUnit
3 3 (17.65%) NSubstitute
3 3 (17.65%) ReSharper
3 3 (17.65%) SpecFlow
3 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (52.94%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
3 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (58.82%) C# Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Lead C# Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Lead Developer
3 9 (52.94%) Team Leader
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
5 5 (29.41%) Web Developer
6 4 (23.53%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
8 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (82.35%) ASP.NET
3 10 (58.82%) Web Services
4 9 (52.94%) RESTful
5 8 (47.06%) HTML
5 8 (47.06%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) CSS
7 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) XML
8 3 (17.65%) ADO.NET
8 3 (17.65%) Ajax
8 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (17.65%) Entity Framework
8 3 (17.65%) jQuery
8 3 (17.65%) LINQ
8 3 (17.65%) Ninject
8 3 (17.65%) Sass
8 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 3 (17.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) N-Tier
2 3 (17.65%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (82.35%) MVC
2 13 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Change Control
3 9 (52.94%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (52.94%) Mentoring
3 9 (52.94%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
4 3 (17.65%) BDD
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (17.65%) Migration
4 3 (17.65%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (17.65%) OOD
4 3 (17.65%) OOP
4 3 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) High Availability
5 1 (5.88%) Kanban
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (88.24%) SQL
3 10 (58.82%) VB
4 4 (23.53%) T-SQL
5 3 (17.65%) TypeScript
5 3 (17.65%) XAML
6 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) DevExpress
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore