The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 27 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.56% 2.56% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 3.45% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 1
Average salary £37,500 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.96% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 53.85% 74.36% 77.59%
Number of salaries quoted 84 86 76
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Wakefield

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 4 (80.00%) Degree
3 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) WCF
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) OOP
4 2 (40.00%) OO
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (20.00%) Blog
5 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) Java
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) PHP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) VB
5 1 (20.00%) ITIL

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (20.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (20.00%) Blog
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) OOP
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) EPiServer