Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 37 -
Rank change year-on-year -12 - +57
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 0.86% 3.90% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 4.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 0
Chester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% - -
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 307 247 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 87.71% 87.59% 89.88%
Number of salaries quoted 267 211 318
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -14.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,675
90th Percentile £59,550 £57,500 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Chester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA