The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Lancashire / Blackpool
Rank 17 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Blackpool 2.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.33% - -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £39,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Blackpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Blackpool
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 30 12 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Blackpool 81.08% 70.59% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 27 10 36
Median salary £33,500 £27,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.07% -32.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,900 £24,375
10% offered a salary of more than £75,649 £61,215 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Blackpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Blackpool citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Blackpool

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Blackpool

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Blackpool

Unit Testing
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Blackpool

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Blackpool region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Legal
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Blackpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (33.33%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft