The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 72 109 63
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -46
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 151 116 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.37% 2.31% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 2.70% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 127 93 117
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,350 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3885 4304 3009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 86.70% 85.77% 82.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3014 3497 2344
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Leeds +27 108 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Bradford -7 22 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Wakefield - 10 £34,000 - 1
Pontefract - 7 £34,000 -
Huddersfield - 2 £40,000 - 1
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 221 (70.16%) Agile Software Development
2 192 (60.95%) SQL
3 101 (32.06%) SQL Server
4 94 (29.84%) C#
5 91 (28.89%) TDD
6 83 (26.35%) PHP
7 80 (25.40%) Java
8 79 (25.08%) OO
9 77 (24.44%) SDLC
10 76 (24.13%) JavaScript
11 75 (23.81%) Scrum
12 70 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 69 (21.90%) .NET
14 66 (20.95%) T-SQL
15 62 (19.68%) MVC
15 62 (19.68%) Oracle
16 61 (19.37%) Business Intelligence
16 61 (19.37%) Degree
16 61 (19.37%) QA
17 53 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
18 48 (15.24%) Linux
18 48 (15.24%) RUP
19 47 (14.92%) MS Excel
19 47 (14.92%) NUnit
19 47 (14.92%) Mentoring
20 46 (14.60%) Software Engineering
20 46 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
21 43 (13.65%) MySQL
21 43 (13.65%) Finance
21 43 (13.65%) Test Scripting

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 16 (5.08%) Apache
2 15 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.49%) Node.js
4 9 (2.86%) JBoss
5 8 (2.54%) IIS
6 6 (1.90%) MQSeries
7 4 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.95%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.32%) iPlanet
10 1 (0.32%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.32%) Jetty
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.32%) lighttpd
Applications
1 47 (14.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.22%) HTTP
2 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.63%) FTP
2 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) SMPP
3 1 (0.32%) IPsec
3 1 (0.32%) DHCP
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (32.06%) SQL Server
2 46 (14.60%) Data Warehouse
3 43 (13.65%) MySQL
4 41 (13.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 28 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 24 (7.62%) Oracle Database
6 24 (7.62%) Big Data
7 20 (6.35%) Relational Database
8 16 (5.08%) Oracle Database 10g
8 16 (5.08%) Oracle9i Database
8 16 (5.08%) Oracle Database 11g
9 14 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (3.49%) TKPROF
11 10 (3.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 9 (2.86%) OLAP
12 9 (2.86%) OLAP Cube
13 8 (2.54%) Adabas
14 7 (2.22%) DB2
15 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (14.92%) NUnit
2 39 (12.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 35 (11.11%) JUnit
4 28 (8.89%) Git (software)
5 24 (7.62%) SoapUI
5 24 (7.62%) Moq
5 24 (7.62%) ReSharper
6 20 (6.35%) Subversion
7 16 (5.08%) MSTest
8 15 (4.76%) Visual Studio
8 15 (4.76%) Selenium
9 13 (4.13%) Jenkins
10 10 (3.17%) Xcode
10 10 (3.17%) TeamCity
10 10 (3.17%) Hudson
10 10 (3.17%) Jasmine
11 6 (1.90%) PHPUnit
12 5 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (0.63%) JMeter
13 2 (0.63%) Maven
General
1 43 (13.65%) Finance
2 29 (9.21%) Retail
3 16 (5.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (1.90%) Marketing
4 6 (1.90%) Games
5 5 (1.59%) Advertising
6 4 (1.27%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.63%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 194 (61.59%) Developer
2 65 (20.63%) Analyst
3 54 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 47 (14.92%) PHP Developer
5 42 (13.33%) Test Analyst
6 26 (8.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 25 (7.94%) Java Developer
8 24 (7.62%) Business Analyst
9 23 (7.30%) Software Engineer
10 22 (6.98%) Senior PHP Developer
10 22 (6.98%) Business Test Analyst
11 20 (6.35%) .NET Developer
11 20 (6.35%) JavaScript Developer
12 19 (6.03%) Software Developer
13 18 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
14 17 (5.40%) Applications Developer
15 16 (5.08%) Oracle Developer
16 15 (4.76%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
17 14 (4.44%) Tester
18 13 (4.13%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (21.90%) .NET
2 42 (13.33%) Web Services
3 40 (12.70%) CSS
4 38 (12.06%) HTML
5 31 (9.84%) ASP.NET
6 30 (9.52%) XML
6 30 (9.52%) Symfony
7 29 (9.21%) jQuery
8 25 (7.94%) WPF
9 22 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 22 (6.98%) WinForms
10 18 (5.71%) HTML5
10 18 (5.71%) Doctrine
11 16 (5.08%) Ajax
11 16 (5.08%) .NET Framework
12 15 (4.76%) WCF
13 13 (4.13%) LINQ
14 12 (3.81%) J2EE
14 12 (3.81%) AngularJS
15 10 (3.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.62%) Private Cloud
3 16 (5.08%) Data Integration
4 13 (4.13%) NHS
4 13 (4.13%) User Experience
5 11 (3.49%) GIS
5 11 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.17%) iPhone
7 6 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.27%) Social Media
9 3 (0.95%) iPad
9 3 (0.95%) Replication
9 3 (0.95%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.63%) iDTV
10 2 (0.63%) RIA
11 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.32%) Clustering
11 1 (0.32%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.24%) Linux
2 34 (10.79%) Windows
3 20 (6.35%) Apple iOS
4 18 (5.71%) UNIX
5 15 (4.76%) Android
6 8 (2.54%) Mac OS X
6 8 (2.54%) zOS
7 7 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.32%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (70.16%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (28.89%) TDD
3 79 (25.08%) OO
4 77 (24.44%) SDLC
5 75 (23.81%) Scrum
6 62 (19.68%) MVC
7 61 (19.37%) Business Intelligence
8 53 (16.83%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (15.24%) RUP
10 47 (14.92%) Mentoring
11 46 (14.60%) Software Engineering
12 43 (13.65%) Test Scripting
13 40 (12.70%) Coaching
14 33 (10.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 33 (10.48%) Configuration Management
15 31 (9.84%) Regression Testing
15 31 (9.84%) BDD
15 31 (9.84%) Agile Testing
16 25 (7.94%) Non-Functional Testing
16 25 (7.94%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 192 (60.95%) SQL
2 94 (29.84%) C#
3 83 (26.35%) PHP
4 80 (25.40%) Java
5 76 (24.13%) JavaScript
6 66 (20.95%) T-SQL
7 37 (11.75%) C++
8 20 (6.35%) PL/SQL
9 16 (5.08%) Shell Script
9 16 (5.08%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.17%) VB
11 9 (2.86%) VB6
12 8 (2.54%) NATURAL
12 8 (2.54%) JCL
12 8 (2.54%) COBOL
13 5 (1.59%) Ruby
14 4 (1.27%) Python
15 3 (0.95%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.63%) ActionScript
16 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 61 (19.37%) Degree
2 9 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (0.95%) ISEB
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.32%) MCTS
4 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (19.37%) QA
System Software
1 24 (7.62%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.32%) Xen
3 1 (0.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (3.49%) Tivoli
1 11 (3.49%) Control-M
2 2 (0.63%) Puppet
2 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) Salt
3 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.32%) Nagios
Vendors
1 70 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 62 (19.68%) Oracle
3 18 (5.71%) Zend
4 16 (5.08%) Apple
5 11 (3.49%) Endeca
6 9 (2.86%) IBM
7 5 (1.59%) Sybase
8 4 (1.27%) Laserfiche
9 3 (0.95%) Facebook
10 2 (0.63%) Google
10 2 (0.63%) VMware
11 1 (0.32%) Sony
11 1 (0.32%) ATG
11 1 (0.32%) SAP
11 1 (0.32%) Adobe
11 1 (0.32%) BEA
11 1 (0.32%) hybris
11 1 (0.32%) Splunk
11 1 (0.32%) SaltStack
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffline Express / Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Huddersfield
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Cranford Solutions (UK) Ltd
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Wakefield
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago