Period
to 10 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 10 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 23 38
Rank change year-on-year -42 +15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 85 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.74% 13.43% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 14.19% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 56 37
Leicester median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,125 £23,500
90th Percentile £48,250 £58,750 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -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 Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 565 599 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 89.26% 94.63% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 525 460 496
Leicester median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +10.39% -7.23%
10th Percentile £24,500 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £55,600 £60,000 £56,250
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% -11.76%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Leicester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Leicester

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Leicester over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 8 (72.73%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (45.45%) Python
4 5 (45.45%) Django
4 5 (45.45%) AWS
4 5 (45.45%) API Design
4 5 (45.45%) Ticket Management
4 5 (45.45%) Vue.js
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 4 (36.36%) Android
5 4 (36.36%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) OO
6 3 (27.27%) OOD
6 3 (27.27%) Apple
6 3 (27.27%) MVC
6 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (27.27%) Xamarin.iOS
6 3 (27.27%) MVVM
6 3 (27.27%) Google
6 3 (27.27%) Scrum
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) Android Development
6 3 (27.27%) iOS Development

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 5 (45.45%) AWS
2 3 (27.27%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Modbus
1 1 (9.09%) RS-485
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (9.09%) JUnit
3 1 (9.09%) Maven
3 1 (9.09%) Robot Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Selenium
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Django Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Python Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Python/Django Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Xamarin Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Django
1 5 (45.45%) Vue.js
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) RESTful
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (27.27%) Xamarin.iOS
4 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
1 3 (27.27%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (9.09%) CAN bus
2 1 (9.09%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Android
2 4 (36.36%) Apple iOS
3 1 (9.09%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (72.73%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (45.45%) API Design
3 5 (45.45%) Ticket Management
4 3 (27.27%) Android Development
4 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) MVVM
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) SOLID
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) DNA
5 1 (9.09%) ETL
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
1 5 (45.45%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) C
3 1 (9.09%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Java 8
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Apple
1 3 (27.27%) Google
1 3 (27.27%) Xamarin
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft