Period
to 17 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 69 61
Rank change year-on-year +17 -8 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 17 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.40% 1.68% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 1.82% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 15
Liverpool median annual salary £44,000 £38,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.55% -8.82% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £31,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £53,375 £50,125 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -5.88% +3.66%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 636 713 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 89.83% 92.36% 85.61%
Number of salaries quoted 497 511 538
Liverpool median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,250 £67,500 £60,000
Merseyside median annual salary £40,888 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Liverpool

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Liverpool

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
2 9 (52.94%) Capita
3 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 7 (41.18%) REST
4 7 (41.18%) Grunt
4 7 (41.18%) webpack
4 7 (41.18%) gulp
4 7 (41.18%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 7 (41.18%) npm
5 5 (29.41%) SQL
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
7 3 (17.65%) SDLC
7 3 (17.65%) User Experience
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Change Management
7 3 (17.65%) MVC
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) .NET
7 3 (17.65%) C#
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) Unix
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
7 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
1 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 7 (41.18%) Grunt
2 7 (41.18%) gulp
2 7 (41.18%) webpack
3 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Applications Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) .NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Analyst
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Technology Support Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Graduate Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) AngularJS
2 7 (41.18%) REST
2 7 (41.18%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
3 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
4 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
4 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
4 1 (5.88%) J2EE
4 1 (5.88%) JAX-WS
4 1 (5.88%) JDBC
4 1 (5.88%) SOAP
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (5.88%) WSDL
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSD
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Online Games
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (23.53%) Front End Development
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL V3
3 3 (17.65%) MVC
3 3 (17.65%) SDLC
3 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.76%) Workflow
5 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
5 1 (5.88%) SOA
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) TDD
5 1 (5.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) XPath
4 1 (5.88%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Capita
2 1 (5.88%) Xamarin