Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 131 89 103
Rank change year-on-year -42 +14 +54
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 93 162 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.88% 3.02% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 3.34% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 82 149 164
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,225 £33,225
90th Percentile £61,250 £54,000 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +6.67%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4558 4855 6398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 92.27% 90.56% 91.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3831 4157 5088
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £63,250 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Leeds

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Leeds

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leeds

For the 6 months to 20 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 60 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 50 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (50.54%) SQL
3 47 (50.54%) .NET
4 45 (48.39%) C#
5 40 (43.01%) Scrum
6 39 (41.94%) TDD
7 38 (40.86%) Software Engineering
8 35 (37.63%) HTML
8 35 (37.63%) PHP
9 34 (36.56%) BDD
10 32 (34.41%) CSS
11 30 (32.26%) Test Automation
12 29 (31.18%) Pair Programming
13 28 (30.11%) LAMP
14 27 (29.03%) Laravel
15 26 (27.96%) Kanban
15 26 (27.96%) Symfony
16 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
16 25 (26.88%) Node.js
16 25 (26.88%) React
17 23 (24.73%) Zend
17 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
18 22 (23.66%) Domain-Driven Design
18 22 (23.66%) Mentoring
19 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
19 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET
19 21 (22.58%) Linux
20 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
20 20 (21.51%) Java

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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:

Application Platforms
1 11 (11.83%) Apache
2 4 (4.30%) nginx
3 1 (1.08%) CMS
3 1 (1.08%) Confluence
3 1 (1.08%) IIS
3 1 (1.08%) OpenEdge
3 1 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.38%) G Suite
2 5 (5.38%) Office 365
3 3 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.38%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 17 (18.28%) MySQL
3 7 (7.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (5.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (4.30%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.23%) DTS
6 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.08%) Redis
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (26.88%) Git (software)
2 16 (17.20%) PHPUnit
3 15 (16.13%) Subversion
4 12 (12.90%) Selenium
5 10 (10.75%) Visual Studio
6 8 (8.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
7 7 (7.53%) SoapUI
8 5 (5.38%) Appium
8 5 (5.38%) Buildbot
8 5 (5.38%) Cucumber
8 5 (5.38%) Ranorex
9 4 (4.30%) Bitbucket
9 4 (4.30%) JIRA
9 4 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (3.23%) PhpStorm
10 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (3.23%) Vagrant
11 2 (2.15%) JUnit
General
1 15 (16.13%) Finance
2 9 (9.68%) Retail
3 8 (8.60%) Games
4 6 (6.45%) Law
5 2 (2.15%) Advertising
6 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (61.29%) Developer
2 28 (30.11%) C# Developer
3 23 (24.73%) .NET Developer
4 21 (22.58%) Software Engineer
5 18 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (17.20%) Principal Engineer
6 16 (17.20%) Principal Software Engineer
7 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
8 10 (10.75%) JavaScript Engineer
9 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (9.68%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (9.68%) PHP Software Engineer
10 8 (8.60%) Senior Software Engineer
11 7 (7.53%) PHP Developer
12 6 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 5 (5.38%) Senior C# Developer
14 4 (4.30%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (4.30%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (50.54%) .NET
2 35 (37.63%) HTML
3 32 (34.41%) CSS
4 28 (30.11%) LAMP
5 27 (29.03%) Laravel
6 26 (27.96%) Symfony
7 25 (26.88%) Node.js
7 25 (26.88%) React
8 21 (22.58%) AngularJS
8 21 (22.58%) ASP.NET
9 19 (20.43%) .NET Framework
10 11 (11.83%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (10.75%) RESTful
12 9 (9.68%) Entity Framework
13 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (7.53%) XML
15 6 (6.45%) jQuery
15 6 (6.45%) JSON
15 6 (6.45%) Web Services
16 5 (5.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.13%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (10.75%) Linux Command Line
3 9 (9.68%) Social Media
4 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.23%) Internet of Things
5 3 (3.23%) Machine to Machine
5 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.15%) BYOD
7 1 (1.08%) Robotics
7 1 (1.08%) User Experience
7 1 (1.08%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 21 (22.58%) Linux
2 3 (3.23%) CentOS
2 3 (3.23%) Fedora
3 2 (2.15%) Android
3 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (53.76%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (43.01%) Scrum
3 39 (41.94%) TDD
4 38 (40.86%) Software Engineering
5 34 (36.56%) BDD
6 30 (32.26%) Test Automation
7 29 (31.18%) Pair Programming
8 26 (27.96%) Kanban
9 22 (23.66%) Domain-Driven Design
9 22 (23.66%) Mentoring
10 18 (19.35%) MVC
11 17 (18.28%) DevOps
11 17 (18.28%) OO
12 14 (15.05%) Continuous Integration
13 13 (13.98%) Data Protection
14 10 (10.75%) OOP
14 10 (10.75%) Web Development
15 8 (8.60%) SDLC
16 7 (7.53%) ETL
17 6 (6.45%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 60 (64.52%) JavaScript
2 47 (50.54%) SQL
3 45 (48.39%) C#
4 35 (37.63%) PHP
5 20 (21.51%) Java
6 7 (7.53%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.45%) Python
8 5 (5.38%) C
8 5 (5.38%) C++
8 5 (5.38%) Ruby
8 5 (5.38%) Scala
9 3 (3.23%) PHP 7
10 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.08%) ABAP
11 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.08%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (1.08%) VB
11 1 (1.08%) XPath
11 1 (1.08%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (6.45%) DBS Check
2 5 (5.38%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (5.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (21.51%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (13.98%) Ansible
2 12 (12.90%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (12.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.08%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (24.73%) Zend
2 20 (21.51%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.38%) Google
4 4 (4.30%) Progress
4 4 (4.30%) Twitter
5 3 (3.23%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle
7 1 (1.08%) SAP
7 1 (1.08%) Sitecore