The table below looks at the statistics for xUnit.net skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited xUnit.net over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
xUnit.net
Rank 879 890 866
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -24
Permanent jobs citing xUnit.net 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.018% 0.012% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £52,500 £60,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +44.57%
UK excluding London average salary - - £41,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
16911 17085 16406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.05% 16.03% 15.04%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 13902 14129
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

xUnit.net
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing xUnit.net within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

xUnit.net Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

xUnit.net
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing xUnit.net within the UK.

xUnit.net Salary Trend in the UK

xUnit.net
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing xUnit.net within the UK over the 3 months to 26 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 3 £52,500 -12.50%
City of London +8 3 £52,500 +10.52%
London +4 3 £52,500 -12.50%

xUnit.net
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing xUnit.net 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 xUnit.net.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
2 9 (81.82%) SpecFlow
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) Java
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
4 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
4 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Usability Engineering
6 4 (36.36%) QA
6 4 (36.36%) Web Accessibility
7 3 (27.27%) AngularJS

xUnit.net
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing xUnit.net 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 xUnit.net. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Summit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (100.00%) NUnit
2 9 (81.82%) Selenium
2 9 (81.82%) Cucumber
2 9 (81.82%) SpecFlow
3 2 (18.18%) CppUnit
3 2 (18.18%) ReSharper
3 2 (18.18%) MSTest
3 2 (18.18%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (18.18%) Moq
3 2 (18.18%) MbUnit
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Software Development Engineer
1 8 (72.73%) Development Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior Software Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Gherkin
4 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 2 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (18.18%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (100.00%) TDD
1 11 (100.00%) MVC
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (72.73%) Test Automation
3 8 (72.73%) BDD
4 7 (63.64%) Unit Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Web Development
5 5 (45.45%) OO
5 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
5 5 (45.45%) Kanban
6 4 (36.36%) Web Accessibility
6 4 (36.36%) Usability Engineering
7 3 (27.27%) Software Testing
7 3 (27.27%) Manual Testing
8 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
8 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (72.73%) Java
3 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 5 (45.45%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft