The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 42 40 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Halifax 0.64% 1.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 1.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 146 160 148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 93.59% 89.39% 79.57%
Number of salaries quoted 131 133 87
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £35,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Halifax

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Unix
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) DSDM
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) SaaS
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) JIRA
2 1 (20.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (60.00%) CSS
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) LAMP
4 1 (20.00%) Laravel
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) DSDM
2 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Line Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) Product Management
4 1 (20.00%) API Design
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOD
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
4 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) HP