The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 24 25 25
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.97% 4.09% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 7.38% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.96%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
57 122 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 56.44% 55.45% 73.83%
Number of salaries quoted 56 91 76
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015, 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 7 (53.85%) Test Planning
1 7 (53.85%) COBOL
1 7 (53.85%) Adabas
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
1 7 (53.85%) zOS
1 7 (53.85%) NATURAL
1 7 (53.85%) JCL
2 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) DB2
2 6 (46.15%) CSS
2 6 (46.15%) MQSeries
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) DTS
3 3 (23.08%) ERP
3 3 (23.08%) SOAP
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 3 (23.08%) XML
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) OO
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) .NET
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) Service Management
3 3 (23.08%) MVC
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Middleware

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (46.15%) MQSeries
2 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (23.08%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) Adabas
2 6 (46.15%) DB2
3 3 (23.08%) DTS
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
3 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (23.08%) Redis
3 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) COBOL Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) Analyst Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) Programmer
2 7 (53.85%) COBOL Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (15.38%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) CSS
1 6 (46.15%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) .NET
2 3 (23.08%) SOAP
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
2 3 (23.08%) XML
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
2 3 (23.08%) Ajax
2 3 (23.08%) LINQ
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
2 3 (23.08%) HTML5
2 3 (23.08%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (23.08%) REST
2 3 (23.08%) CSS3
2 3 (23.08%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Test Planning
2 3 (23.08%) Email Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
2 3 (23.08%) OO PHP
2 3 (23.08%) DevOps
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) CRM
2 3 (23.08%) ERP
2 3 (23.08%) Service Management
2 3 (23.08%) MVC
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) TDD
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) COBOL
1 7 (53.85%) NATURAL
1 7 (53.85%) JCL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) Perl
3 3 (23.08%) PHP
3 3 (23.08%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft