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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Rank 87 106 62
Rank change year-on-year +19 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 76 77 148
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.93% 2.33% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.59% 4.37%
Number of salaries quoted 72 64 132
Median salary £41,250 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £34,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £59,250 £45,000
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 Leeds with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leeds
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2369 2974 3386
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 91.47% 90.15% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 2409 2679
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leeds

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 84 (56.38%) JavaScript
2 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (37.58%) Scrum
4 53 (35.57%) C#
5 49 (32.89%) AngularJS
6 47 (31.54%) Java
6 47 (31.54%) .NET
7 46 (30.87%) OO
8 45 (30.20%) HTML
9 43 (28.86%) TDD
10 42 (28.19%) SQL
11 40 (26.85%) CSS
12 39 (26.17%) MVC
13 35 (23.49%) Git (software)
14 34 (22.82%) Selenium
14 34 (22.82%) PHP
14 34 (22.82%) SDLC
15 33 (22.15%) Software Engineering
16 29 (19.46%) Node.js
17 28 (18.79%) Continuous Integration
18 27 (18.12%) E-Commerce
19 26 (17.45%) Automated Testing
20 25 (16.78%) MySQL
20 25 (16.78%) Mentoring
21 24 (16.11%) J2EE
21 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
22 23 (15.44%) BDD
22 23 (15.44%) Finance
23 22 (14.77%) Web Services
23 22 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server

Unit Testing
Top Related 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 10 (6.71%) JBoss
2 8 (5.37%) Mule
3 4 (2.68%) Apache
3 4 (2.68%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (2.01%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.34%) ATG Dynamo
5 2 (1.34%) iPlanet
5 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.34%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.34%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.38%) GitHub
2 7 (4.70%) SaaS
3 5 (3.36%) G Suite
3 5 (3.36%) Office 365
3 5 (3.36%) Slack
4 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.01%) HTTP
2 1 (0.67%) Extranet
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
2 1 (0.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.78%) MySQL
2 19 (12.75%) SQL Server
3 16 (10.74%) NoSQL
3 16 (10.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (7.38%) CouchDB
4 11 (7.38%) Redis
5 4 (2.68%) Couchbase
5 4 (2.68%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.34%) DB2
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.67%) Big Data
8 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.67%) Impala
8 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 35 (23.49%) Git (software)
2 34 (22.82%) Selenium
3 22 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 19 (12.75%) Jenkins
5 18 (12.08%) TeamCity
6 12 (8.05%) WebDriver
7 11 (7.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 9 (6.04%) JIRA
8 9 (6.04%) PHPUnit
9 8 (5.37%) SoapUI
9 8 (5.37%) Visual Studio
10 7 (4.70%) Jasmine
11 6 (4.03%) Subversion
12 5 (3.36%) Appium
12 5 (3.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (3.36%) Buildbot
12 5 (3.36%) Cucumber
12 5 (3.36%) gulp
12 5 (3.36%) Ranorex
13 4 (2.68%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 23 (15.44%) Finance
2 9 (6.04%) Retail
3 8 (5.37%) Banking
4 5 (3.36%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 103 (69.13%) Developer
2 43 (28.86%) Senior Developer
3 36 (24.16%) Java Developer
4 26 (17.45%) PHP Developer
5 24 (16.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 18 (12.08%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 17 (11.41%) Senior PHP Developer
8 16 (10.74%) Senior Java Developer
9 14 (9.40%) Test Engineer
10 13 (8.72%) .NET Developer
10 13 (8.72%) C# Developer
11 12 (8.05%) Agile Developer
11 12 (8.05%) Agile Java Developer
11 12 (8.05%) Senior Agile Developer
11 12 (8.05%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 11 (7.38%) Analyst
12 11 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (7.38%) HTML CSS Developer
12 11 (7.38%) HTML Developer
12 11 (7.38%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (32.89%) AngularJS
2 47 (31.54%) .NET
3 45 (30.20%) HTML
4 40 (26.85%) CSS
5 29 (19.46%) Node.js
6 24 (16.11%) J2EE
7 22 (14.77%) Web Services
8 21 (14.09%) XML
9 20 (13.42%) ASP.NET
9 20 (13.42%) HTML5
10 16 (10.74%) jQuery
10 16 (10.74%) LAMP
11 15 (10.07%) Laravel
11 15 (10.07%) Symfony
12 12 (8.05%) Ajax
13 11 (7.38%) Dropwizard
13 11 (7.38%) Spring
14 10 (6.71%) Hibernate
15 9 (6.04%) JSF
15 9 (6.04%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.74%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.72%) User Experience
3 10 (6.71%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.04%) Fintech
5 7 (4.70%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.68%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.68%) Social Media
7 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.67%) Wiki
8 1 (0.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.70%) Linux
2 4 (2.68%) Windows
3 1 (0.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (42.95%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (37.58%) Scrum
3 46 (30.87%) OO
4 43 (28.86%) TDD
5 39 (26.17%) MVC
6 34 (22.82%) SDLC
7 33 (22.15%) Software Engineering
8 28 (18.79%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (18.12%) E-Commerce
10 26 (17.45%) Automated Testing
11 25 (16.78%) Mentoring
12 23 (15.44%) BDD
13 21 (14.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (12.75%) OOP
14 19 (12.75%) Test Automation
15 18 (12.08%) Coaching
16 15 (10.07%) SOA
16 15 (10.07%) Test Strategy
17 10 (6.71%) Open Source
17 10 (6.71%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 84 (56.38%) JavaScript
2 53 (35.57%) C#
3 47 (31.54%) Java
4 42 (28.19%) SQL
5 34 (22.82%) PHP
6 12 (8.05%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.38%) VB.NET
8 9 (6.04%) C
9 8 (5.37%) Groovy
9 8 (5.37%) Scala
10 6 (4.03%) Python
10 6 (4.03%) Ruby
11 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
11 5 (3.36%) C++
12 4 (2.68%) VB
12 4 (2.68%) VB6
13 3 (2.01%) Delphi
14 2 (1.34%) ES6
14 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (11.41%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.37%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.67%) Oozie
1 1 (0.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (16.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.04%) Zend
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle
4 5 (3.36%) Google
5 2 (1.34%) ATG
5 2 (1.34%) BEA
5 2 (1.34%) hybris
5 2 (1.34%) IBM
6 1 (0.67%) Cloudera
6 1 (0.67%) Dell
6 1 (0.67%) HP
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