Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 62 50
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 18 26 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.21% 2.58% 4.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 3.04% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 26 41
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,625 £60,000 £45,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +11.84% +8.57%

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 725 856 1,037
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 88.85% 85.09% 87.44%
Number of salaries quoted 641 713 891
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +9.72%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
3 8 (44.44%) SQL
3 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 7 (38.89%) OO
4 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
4 7 (38.89%) QA
5 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (33.33%) Retail
5 6 (33.33%) .NET
5 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 6 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (27.78%) RESTful
6 5 (27.78%) Sass
6 5 (27.78%) User Experience
6 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
6 5 (27.78%) Web Services
6 5 (27.78%) C#
6 5 (27.78%) Apache
7 3 (16.67%) PHP
7 3 (16.67%) MySQL
7 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (16.67%) LAMP
7 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
7 3 (16.67%) Docker

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 (27.78%) Apache
2 2 (11.11%) Confluence
3 1 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.11%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
1 1 (5.56%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (5.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.11%) JIRA
2 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Mercurial
3 1 (5.56%) Selenium
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Finance
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 12 (66.67%) Developer
2 5 (27.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) AWS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) iOS Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Linux Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (33.33%) .NET
1 6 (33.33%) jQuery
2 5 (27.78%) RESTful
2 5 (27.78%) Sass
2 5 (27.78%) Web Services
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (16.67%) LAMP
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Core
4 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 2 (11.11%) Angular 2
4 2 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 2 (11.11%) gRPC
4 2 (11.11%) JSON
4 2 (11.11%) SOAP
5 1 (5.56%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (5.56%) Laravel
5 1 (5.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (11.11%) Robotics
3 1 (5.56%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) OOP
2 10 (55.56%) TDD
3 7 (38.89%) OO
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 5 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (27.78%) Front End Development
6 3 (16.67%) iOS Development
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Analytics
7 2 (11.11%) BDD
7 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 2 (11.11%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) SOLID
7 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.56%) Android Development
8 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (11.11%) C
5 2 (11.11%) C++
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C++
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) MISRA
2 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) Docker
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 2 (11.11%) Rancher
1 2 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Google
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Zend