Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 61 41
Rank change year-on-year -14 -20 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 33 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.58% 3.48% 5.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.78% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 51
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +5.42% +18.57%
10th Percentile £45,750 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% +14.29%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 863 873 989
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 91.03% 92.19% 84.67%
Number of salaries quoted 742 728 834
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +8.70%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Sheffield

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Sheffield

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Sheffield over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Sheffield

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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
3 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) QA
4 6 (40.00%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 5 (33.33%) OOP
5 5 (33.33%) Apache
5 5 (33.33%) Web Services
5 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) Retail
5 5 (33.33%) RESTful
5 5 (33.33%) jQuery
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (33.33%) Sass
5 5 (33.33%) User Experience
5 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
6 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) MySQL
7 3 (20.00%) Ontologies
7 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) Data Science
8 2 (13.33%) React
8 2 (13.33%) koa

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 5 (33.33%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) AWS CloudFormation
1 2 (13.33%) GitHub
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) MySQL
2 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (53.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (13.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Mercurial
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
1 5 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (13.33%) Games
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) AWS Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (13.33%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering Team Leader
4 2 (13.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (33.33%) jQuery
1 5 (33.33%) RESTful
1 5 (33.33%) Sass
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Core
2 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
2 2 (13.33%) Angular 2
2 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (13.33%) Entity Framework
2 2 (13.33%) Express
2 2 (13.33%) Jest
2 2 (13.33%) koa
2 2 (13.33%) React
2 2 (13.33%) Sails.js
3 1 (6.67%) Laravel
3 1 (6.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) User Experience
2 4 (26.67%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (6.67%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (6.67%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) Data Science
5 3 (20.00%) Ontologies
5 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) Coaching
6 2 (13.33%) Deployment Automation
6 2 (13.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 2 (13.33%) Functional Programming
6 2 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (13.33%) Line Management
6 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (13.33%) Open Source Development
6 2 (13.33%) SDLC
6 2 (13.33%) Source Code Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (13.33%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) C
5 1 (6.67%) GLSL
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) QA
2 1 (6.67%) MISRA
2 1 (6.67%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Kubernetes
1 2 (13.33%) Rancher
1 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Google
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft