Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 43 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 +43 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 67 78 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 7.07% 5.27% 1.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.98% 5.91% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 60 83 32
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +23.08% -18.75%
10th Percentile £30,775 £26,750 £25,050
90th Percentile £46,950 £48,750 £62,750
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -5.06%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 840 1320 1192
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 88.70% 89.13% 89.56%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1151 963
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.24% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,500 £21,824
90th Percentile £56,250 £56,000 £57,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Leicestershire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester 0 39 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Market Harborough - 12 £32,500 - 2
Unit Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 59 (88.06%) C#
2 57 (85.07%) .NET
3 55 (82.09%) CSS
4 50 (74.63%) HTML
4 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
5 44 (65.67%) SQL Server
6 42 (62.69%) ASP.NET
7 39 (58.21%) MVC
8 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
9 30 (44.78%) jQuery
10 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (29.85%) SQL
12 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
13 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
14 16 (23.88%) Retail
14 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 15 (22.39%) Entity Framework
15 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
16 14 (20.90%) Web Services
17 13 (19.40%) Oracle
18 12 (17.91%) CSS3
18 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2012
18 12 (17.91%) HTML5
19 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
19 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 11 (16.42%) PL/SQL
20 10 (14.93%) Visual Studio
20 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
20 10 (14.93%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 (2.99%) OpenEdge
2 1 (1.49%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) CICS
2 1 (1.49%) Drupal
2 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) 2G
1 2 (2.99%) 3G
1 2 (2.99%) Bluetooth
1 2 (2.99%) GSM
1 2 (2.99%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (2.99%) Wireless
1 2 (2.99%) ZigBee
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (65.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (7.46%) MySQL
4 2 (2.99%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.49%) Adabas
5 1 (1.49%) DB2
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (16.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (14.93%) Moq
2 10 (14.93%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.46%) JIRA
5 4 (5.97%) PHPUnit
5 4 (5.97%) Redmine
6 3 (4.48%) Selenium
7 2 (2.99%) MSTest
7 2 (2.99%) NUnit
7 2 (2.99%) WebDriver
General
1 16 (23.88%) Retail
2 7 (10.45%) Games
3 5 (7.46%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (5.97%) Finance
5 2 (2.99%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (94.03%) Developer
2 38 (56.72%) .NET Developer
3 28 (41.79%) C# Developer
4 23 (34.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (25.37%) Senior Developer
6 15 (22.39%) SQL Developer
7 14 (20.90%) Software Developer
8 10 (14.93%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (13.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (13.43%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (10.45%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (10.45%) PHP Developer
11 6 (8.96%) C# Web Developer
11 6 (8.96%) Web Developer
12 5 (7.46%) MySQL Developer
12 5 (7.46%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Developer
13 4 (5.97%) PHP Symfony Developer
13 4 (5.97%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (85.07%) .NET
2 55 (82.09%) CSS
3 50 (74.63%) HTML
4 42 (62.69%) ASP.NET
5 30 (44.78%) jQuery
6 25 (37.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
8 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
9 15 (22.39%) Entity Framework
10 14 (20.90%) Web Services
11 12 (17.91%) CSS3
11 12 (17.91%) HTML5
12 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (14.93%) .NET Core
13 10 (14.93%) RESTful
14 8 (11.94%) AngularJS
15 7 (10.45%) Symfony
16 5 (7.46%) LINQ
16 5 (7.46%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.46%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Linux
2 4 (5.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) MVC
2 38 (56.72%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (14.93%) Dependency Injection
4 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
4 10 (14.93%) Logistics
5 7 (10.45%) Web Development
6 6 (8.96%) OOP
6 6 (8.96%) SDLC
6 6 (8.96%) TDD
7 5 (7.46%) Collaborative Working
7 5 (7.46%) Integration Testing
7 5 (7.46%) Software Delivery
7 5 (7.46%) Test Automation
8 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.97%) MVVM
8 4 (5.97%) OOD
9 2 (2.99%) BDD
9 2 (2.99%) Embedded Software Development
9 2 (2.99%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 59 (88.06%) C#
2 50 (74.63%) JavaScript
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 17 (25.37%) T-SQL
5 11 (16.42%) PL/SQL
6 7 (10.45%) PHP
7 1 (1.49%) COBOL
7 1 (1.49%) Java
7 1 (1.49%) JCL
7 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (10.45%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 10 (14.93%) Docker
2 2 (2.99%) Firmware
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Oracle
2 10 (14.93%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.45%) Google
4 4 (5.97%) Zend
5 3 (4.48%) Twitter
6 2 (2.99%) Progress
7 1 (1.49%) Xamarin