Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 68 62
Rank change year-on-year +32 -6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 68 44 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 6.72% 3.22% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 3.58% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 65 45 43
Leicestershire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +3.03%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,700 £16,000
90th Percentile £57,000 £45,150 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -13.04%

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 881 1,230 1,186
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 87.06% 90.11% 88.84%
Number of salaries quoted 782 991 999
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,200
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £60,500
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -

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 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 2018. 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 +29 50 £47,500 +21.79% 9
Market Harborough - 11 £32,500 -
Loughborough - 1 £28,000 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 64 (94.12%) HTML
2 63 (92.65%) CSS
3 59 (86.76%) .NET
4 56 (82.35%) MVC
4 56 (82.35%) C#
5 55 (80.88%) ASP.NET
6 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
7 53 (77.94%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (75.00%) jQuery
9 48 (70.59%) .NET Framework
10 44 (64.71%) Entity Framework
10 44 (64.71%) JavaScript
10 44 (64.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
12 38 (55.88%) Web Services
13 35 (51.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (38.24%) Dependency Injection
15 26 (38.24%) .NET Core
16 25 (36.76%) E-Commerce
17 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
17 24 (35.29%) Moq
17 24 (35.29%) RESTful
17 24 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
17 24 (35.29%) Docker
18 23 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
20 20 (29.41%) SQL
21 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
22 16 (23.53%) Mobile App

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 14 (20.59%) Confluence
2 2 (2.94%) Drupal
2 2 (2.94%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) Apache
3 1 (1.47%) Community Server
3 1 (1.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 40 (58.82%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (79.41%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.59%) Power BI
2 14 (20.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.94%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.47%) GIS
5 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (35.29%) Moq
1 24 (35.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (22.06%) JIRA
3 14 (20.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 14 (20.59%) Bitbucket
3 14 (20.59%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (20.59%) TeamCity
4 6 (8.82%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.41%) Selenium
7 2 (2.94%) MSTest
7 2 (2.94%) NUnit
7 2 (2.94%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.47%) TestRail
General
1 8 (11.76%) Manufacturing
2 6 (8.82%) Automotive
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Games
3 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 58 (85.29%) Developer
2 31 (45.59%) .NET Developer
3 20 (29.41%) Senior Developer
4 15 (22.06%) Senior .NET Developer
5 7 (10.29%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) PHP Developer
6 6 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 6 (8.82%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Lead Developer
6 6 (8.82%) Software Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 5 (7.35%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (7.35%) HTML Developer
7 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
8 4 (5.88%) C# Web Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Digital Developer
9 3 (4.41%) Software Engineer
9 3 (4.41%) Systems Architect
10 2 (2.94%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (2.94%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (94.12%) HTML
2 63 (92.65%) CSS
3 59 (86.76%) .NET
4 55 (80.88%) ASP.NET
5 51 (75.00%) jQuery
6 48 (70.59%) .NET Framework
7 44 (64.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 44 (64.71%) Entity Framework
8 38 (55.88%) Web Services
9 35 (51.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 26 (38.24%) .NET Core
11 24 (35.29%) RESTful
12 23 (33.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (20.59%) Ajax
13 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET Core
13 14 (20.59%) Sass
13 14 (20.59%) WCF
14 9 (13.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 6 (8.82%) CSS3
15 6 (8.82%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 6 (8.82%) User Experience
3 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (82.35%) MVC
2 53 (77.94%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (48.53%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (38.24%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (36.76%) E-Commerce
6 17 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 16 (23.53%) Microservices
8 14 (20.59%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (20.59%) Mobile Application Development
8 14 (20.59%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (20.59%) SOA
9 9 (13.24%) Line Management
10 6 (8.82%) OOP
11 5 (7.35%) Collaborative Working
11 5 (7.35%) Front End Development
11 5 (7.35%) Web Development
12 4 (5.88%) Scrum
13 3 (4.41%) Software Engineering
14 2 (2.94%) BDD
14 2 (2.94%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (82.35%) C#
2 44 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 21 (30.88%) T-SQL
4 20 (29.41%) SQL
5 7 (10.29%) PHP
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.47%) VB
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) QA
2 1 (1.47%) PMO
System Software
1 24 (35.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.76%) Google
3 3 (4.41%) Oracle
3 3 (4.41%) Twitter
4 2 (2.94%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.47%) Capita
5 1 (1.47%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.47%) Telerik
5 1 (1.47%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.47%) Zend