Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 55 47
Rank change year-on-year +30 -8 +42
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 88 47 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.91% 3.87% 5.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.00% 4.39% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 82 37 67
Leicestershire median annual salary £43,800 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.80% -11.76% +13.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,900 £17,950
90th Percentile £57,500 £46,750 £50,850
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -5.88%

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 880 1,071 1,238
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 89.07% 88.29% 87.49%
Number of salaries quoted 799 841 1,040
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £25,950 £24,750 £25,475
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £56,375
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +33 82 £43,800 +16.80% 8
Market Harborough -4 1 £50,000 -
Loughborough - 1 £28,000 -
Unit Testing
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 70 (79.55%) .NET
2 69 (78.41%) HTML
3 68 (77.27%) CSS
3 68 (77.27%) MVC
4 67 (76.14%) C#
5 66 (75.00%) SQL Server
5 66 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (69.32%) jQuery
6 61 (69.32%) ASP.NET
7 59 (67.05%) Web Services
7 59 (67.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 55 (62.50%) .NET Framework
9 54 (61.36%) ASP.NET Web API
10 53 (60.23%) Entity Framework
11 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
12 43 (48.86%) SQL
13 41 (46.59%) Test Automation
14 40 (45.45%) Sass
15 38 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
15 38 (43.18%) Microservices
16 37 (42.05%) Mobile App
17 36 (40.91%) Ajax
18 35 (39.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 35 (39.77%) WCF
18 35 (39.77%) T-SQL
18 35 (39.77%) SOA
18 35 (39.77%) Mobile Application Development
18 35 (39.77%) Performance Tuning
18 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET Core
19 30 (34.09%) JavaScript

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 23 (26.14%) Confluence
2 5 (5.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.41%) IIS
4 2 (2.27%) CMS
4 2 (2.27%) Drupal
5 1 (1.14%) Apache
5 1 (1.14%) Community Server
5 1 (1.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (67.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 35 (39.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 23 (26.14%) Power BI
4 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 4 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 24 (27.27%) JIRA
1 24 (27.27%) Octopus Deploy
1 24 (27.27%) TeamCity
2 23 (26.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 23 (26.14%) Bitbucket
3 16 (18.18%) Moq
3 16 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (10.23%) Subversion
5 5 (5.68%) JUnit
6 2 (2.27%) CppUnit
6 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.14%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.14%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
7 1 (1.14%) TestRail
7 1 (1.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (31.82%) Automotive
2 13 (14.77%) Manufacturing
3 7 (7.95%) Retail
4 4 (4.55%) Games
4 4 (4.55%) Marketing
4 4 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 57 (64.77%) Developer
2 25 (28.41%) .NET Developer
3 19 (21.59%) Software Engineer
4 18 (20.45%) Senior Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Lead Developer
6 12 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (10.23%) Architect
7 9 (10.23%) Embedded Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Systems Architect
9 5 (5.68%) Software Developer
10 4 (4.55%) Java Developer
11 3 (3.41%) C# Developer
11 3 (3.41%) Full Stack Developer
12 2 (2.27%) Applications Developer
12 2 (2.27%) J2EE Developer
12 2 (2.27%) PHP Developer
12 2 (2.27%) Software Architect
12 2 (2.27%) Test Engineer
12 2 (2.27%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (79.55%) .NET
2 69 (78.41%) HTML
3 68 (77.27%) CSS
4 61 (69.32%) ASP.NET
4 61 (69.32%) jQuery
5 59 (67.05%) Web Services
6 55 (62.50%) .NET Framework
7 54 (61.36%) ASP.NET Web API
8 53 (60.23%) Entity Framework
9 40 (45.45%) Sass
10 38 (43.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (40.91%) Ajax
12 35 (39.77%) ASP.NET Core
12 35 (39.77%) WCF
13 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 22 (25.00%) RESTful
14 20 (22.73%) .NET Core
15 8 (9.09%) HTML5
16 6 (6.82%) AngularJS
16 6 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 37 (42.05%) Mobile App
2 9 (10.23%) Device Driver
2 9 (10.23%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (6.82%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.55%) N-Tier
4 4 (4.55%) User Experience
5 3 (3.41%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (77.27%) MVC
2 66 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (46.59%) Test Automation
4 38 (43.18%) Microservices
5 35 (39.77%) Mobile Application Development
5 35 (39.77%) Performance Tuning
5 35 (39.77%) SOA
6 28 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (26.14%) Business Intelligence
8 22 (25.00%) Dependency Injection
9 20 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 20 (22.73%) Software Engineering
10 18 (20.45%) Line Management
11 7 (7.95%) SOLID
12 6 (6.82%) Scrum
13 5 (5.68%) Cross-Browser Development
13 5 (5.68%) UML
14 4 (4.55%) Analytics
14 4 (4.55%) Front End Development
14 4 (4.55%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 67 (76.14%) C#
2 43 (48.86%) SQL
3 35 (39.77%) T-SQL
4 30 (34.09%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.36%) C
6 9 (10.23%) C++
7 5 (5.68%) Java
8 2 (2.27%) PHP
9 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (15.91%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (18.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) Google
3 2 (2.27%) TOWER Software
3 2 (2.27%) Twitter
4 1 (1.14%) Capita
4 1 (1.14%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.14%) IBM
4 1 (1.14%) Oracle
4 1 (1.14%) Telerik
4 1 (1.14%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.14%) Zend