Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 33 67
Rank change year-on-year +1 +34 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 39 68 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 6.76% 7.98% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.51% 9.05% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 73 26
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -21.21%
10th Percentile £26,200 £26,750 £25,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £48,750 £65,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -18.75%

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 519 751 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 89.95% 88.15% 89.69%
Number of salaries quoted 473 692 628
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £58,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leicester

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 33 (84.62%) .NET
3 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
4 28 (71.79%) HTML
4 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
4 28 (71.79%) CSS
5 26 (66.67%) MVC
6 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
9 18 (46.15%) jQuery
10 14 (35.90%) Web Services
10 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
11 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
12 10 (25.64%) Moq
12 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
12 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (25.64%) Docker
12 10 (25.64%) .NET Core
12 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
12 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (25.64%) RESTful
12 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
13 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
14 8 (20.51%) User Experience
14 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
15 7 (17.95%) Google
15 7 (17.95%) Web 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.13%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) 2G
1 2 (5.13%) 3G
1 2 (5.13%) Bluetooth
1 2 (5.13%) GSM
1 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (5.13%) Wireless
1 2 (5.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (10.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Moq
1 10 (25.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) PHPUnit
3 4 (10.26%) Redmine
General
1 7 (17.95%) Games
2 5 (12.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (10.26%) Finance
4 2 (5.13%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 21 (53.85%) .NET Developer
3 16 (41.03%) Senior Developer
4 11 (28.21%) C# Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (17.95%) Software Developer
7 6 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (15.38%) C# Web Developer
7 6 (15.38%) Web Developer
8 4 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Digital Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (10.26%) PHP Laravel Developer
8 4 (10.26%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 4 (10.26%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (10.26%) PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior PHP Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Senior PHP Zend Developer
8 4 (10.26%) Symfony Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (84.62%) .NET
2 28 (71.79%) ASP.NET
2 28 (71.79%) CSS
2 28 (71.79%) HTML
3 23 (58.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 18 (46.15%) jQuery
5 14 (35.90%) .NET Framework
5 14 (35.90%) Web Services
6 10 (25.64%) .NET Core
6 10 (25.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (25.64%) Entity Framework
6 10 (25.64%) RESTful
7 8 (20.51%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (12.82%) CSS3
9 5 (12.82%) HTML5
10 4 (10.26%) Ajax
10 4 (10.26%) Laravel
10 4 (10.26%) Symfony
10 4 (10.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) User Experience
2 5 (12.82%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Linux
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) MVC
2 24 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (25.64%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (25.64%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.95%) Web Development
6 6 (15.38%) SDLC
6 6 (15.38%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) MVVM
7 4 (10.26%) OOD
7 4 (10.26%) OOP
8 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.13%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (5.13%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.56%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.56%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (89.74%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) JavaScript
3 4 (10.26%) PHP
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (5.13%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (25.64%) Docker
2 2 (5.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Google
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Zend
4 3 (7.69%) Twitter
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle
5 2 (5.13%) Progress
6 1 (2.56%) Xamarin