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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 30 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.17% - 6.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.60% - 8.14%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 7
Average salary £34,000 - £32,500
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
87 102 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 69.05% 60.36% 78.18%
Number of salaries quoted 86 81 78
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 3 July 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 8 (66.67%) COBOL
1 8 (66.67%) Adabas
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
1 8 (66.67%) zOS
1 8 (66.67%) NATURAL
1 8 (66.67%) JCL
1 8 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
2 6 (50.00%) MQSeries
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (33.33%) LINQ
3 4 (33.33%) jQuery
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 3 (25.00%) Ajax
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (25.00%) Service Management
4 3 (25.00%) Degree
4 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (25.00%) REST
4 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (25.00%) Migration

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 3 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) Adabas
2 6 (50.00%) DB2
3 3 (25.00%) DTS
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst Programmer
1 8 (66.67%) Programmer
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
1 8 (66.67%) COBOL Analyst Programmer
1 8 (66.67%) COBOL Programmer
1 8 (66.67%) COBOL Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Analyst Developer
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) COBOL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) CSS
1 4 (33.33%) LINQ
1 4 (33.33%) jQuery
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) REST
2 3 (25.00%) SOAP
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) XML
2 3 (25.00%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (33.33%) MVC
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
3 3 (25.00%) CRM
3 3 (25.00%) ERP
3 3 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) COBOL
1 8 (66.67%) NATURAL
1 8 (66.67%) JCL
2 4 (33.33%) C#
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft