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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 24 44
Rank change year-on-year -32 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.01% 7.37% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 8.13% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 6
Median salary £43,750 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.40% +15.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,450 £40,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £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 Leicester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 340 283 362
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 85.86% 90.71% 85.18%
Number of salaries quoted 292 226 294
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,428
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicester 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 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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 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 Leicester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 29 (76.32%) jQuery
2 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
3 23 (60.53%) AngularJS
4 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (55.26%) PHP
6 20 (52.63%) HTML
7 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
9 17 (44.74%) JIRA
10 16 (42.11%) CSS
11 15 (39.47%) OOD
12 14 (36.84%) OOP
12 14 (36.84%) C#
13 13 (34.21%) .NET
13 13 (34.21%) MySQL
13 13 (34.21%) Linux
13 13 (34.21%) Ajax
13 13 (34.21%) Symfony
13 13 (34.21%) TDD
13 13 (34.21%) LAMP
13 13 (34.21%) PHPUnit
13 13 (34.21%) HTML5
13 13 (34.21%) Redmine
14 12 (31.58%) MVC
15 11 (28.95%) SQL
15 11 (28.95%) MVVM
15 11 (28.95%) Front End Development
16 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
16 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
16 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC

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 5 (13.16%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 18 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 17 (44.74%) JIRA
3 13 (34.21%) PHPUnit
3 13 (34.21%) Redmine
4 9 (23.68%) Visual Studio
5 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Blend
6 4 (10.53%) Jasmine
6 4 (10.53%) Mocha
7 2 (5.26%) Jenkins
7 2 (5.26%) SpecFlow
7 2 (5.26%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.16%) Aerospace
2 2 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (84.21%) Developer
2 18 (47.37%) JavaScript Developer
3 13 (34.21%) MySQL Developer
3 13 (34.21%) PHP Developer
3 13 (34.21%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 10 (26.32%) C# Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior JavaScript Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior MySQL Developer
4 10 (26.32%) Senior PHP Developer
5 9 (23.68%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (18.42%) Junior
7 6 (15.79%) HTML Developer
8 5 (13.16%) .NET Developer
8 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (13.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (10.53%) Software Developer
9 4 (10.53%) SQL Developer
10 3 (7.89%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (76.32%) jQuery
2 23 (60.53%) AngularJS
3 20 (52.63%) HTML
4 16 (42.11%) CSS
5 13 (34.21%) .NET
5 13 (34.21%) Ajax
5 13 (34.21%) HTML5
5 13 (34.21%) LAMP
5 13 (34.21%) Symfony
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET
6 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (21.05%) .NET Framework
7 8 (21.05%) WCF
7 8 (21.05%) WPF
8 6 (15.79%) ADO.NET
8 6 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (10.53%) CSS3
9 4 (10.53%) Ember.js
9 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (7.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (34.21%) Linux
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (39.47%) OOD
4 14 (36.84%) OOP
5 13 (34.21%) TDD
6 12 (31.58%) MVC
7 11 (28.95%) Front End Development
7 11 (28.95%) MVVM
8 5 (13.16%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.89%) OO
10 2 (5.26%) CQRS
10 2 (5.26%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.26%) Test Automation
11 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
11 1 (2.63%) Scrum
11 1 (2.63%) SDLC
11 1 (2.63%) SOLID
11 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (65.79%) JavaScript
2 21 (55.26%) PHP
3 14 (36.84%) C#
4 11 (28.95%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (7.89%) XAML
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
2 3 (7.89%) Telerik
3 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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