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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Leicestershire / Leicester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 28 53
Rank change year-on-year -8 +25  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 4.84% 7.24% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 8.64% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 3
Median salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +46.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £40,750 £20,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £51,600 £48,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 245 301 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 84.78% 83.84% 82.99%
Number of salaries quoted 227 263 306
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leicester

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (83.33%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) MVVM
7 5 (27.78%) Degree
7 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
7 5 (27.78%) WPF
7 5 (27.78%) MVC
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Windows
8 4 (22.22%) CSS3
8 4 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
8 4 (22.22%) React
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 3 (16.67%) Sass
9 3 (16.67%) REST
9 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) OpenEdge

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 3 (16.67%) OpenEdge
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
1 2 (11.11%) CloudFront
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (11.11%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Redis
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Android Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Grunt
2 2 (11.11%) gulp
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) SpecFlow
2 2 (11.11%) Subversion
2 2 (11.11%) Xcode
3 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) Mocha
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Electronics
2 2 (11.11%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (88.89%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Angular Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.56%) HTML Developer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 10 (55.56%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) WPF
7 4 (22.22%) Apache Cordova
7 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 4 (22.22%) CSS3
7 4 (22.22%) React
8 3 (16.67%) REST
8 3 (16.67%) Sass
8 3 (16.67%) Web Services
9 2 (11.11%) LAMP
9 2 (11.11%) Laravel
9 2 (11.11%) PhoneGap
9 2 (11.11%) SOAP
9 2 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (11.11%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (11.11%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (11.11%) CentOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) MVVM
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) SDLC
4 3 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOD
5 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) C#
2 10 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) ES6
4 2 (11.11%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) Degree
2 3 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle
1 3 (16.67%) Progress
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Xamarin