Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 57 36
Rank change year-on-year +4 -21 +24
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 28 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.98% 2.75% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 3.27% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 62
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +15.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £63,500 £45,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +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 706 855 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 87.59% 83.82% 87.30%
Number of salaries quoted 603 703 1013
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +6.85%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) OOP
4 12 (50.00%) OO
4 12 (50.00%) Linux
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 9 (37.50%) SOAP
7 8 (33.33%) SQL
7 8 (33.33%) QA
7 8 (33.33%) REST
8 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
8 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
8 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
8 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
8 7 (29.17%) MVC
9 6 (25.00%) PHP
9 6 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) SOA
9 6 (25.00%) Docker
9 6 (25.00%) SDLC
9 6 (25.00%) Spring
10 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle APEX
10 5 (20.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
10 5 (20.83%) BDD
10 5 (20.83%) Puppet
10 5 (20.83%) Performance Metrics
10 5 (20.83%) Analytics

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 (20.83%) JBoss
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (16.67%) Apache
3 2 (8.33%) Confluence
4 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.17%) Big Data
3 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.17%) Redis
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (29.17%) Jenkins
2 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (8.33%) JIRA
4 1 (4.17%) Selenium
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
1 5 (20.83%) Retail
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Java Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) iOS Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Linux Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Junior Python Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded C Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.17%) PHP Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) SOAP
2 8 (33.33%) REST
3 6 (25.00%) Spring
4 5 (20.83%) LAMP
5 4 (16.67%) .NET
5 4 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) Laravel
6 3 (12.50%) RESTful
6 3 (12.50%) Sass
6 3 (12.50%) Web Services
7 2 (8.33%) Django
7 2 (8.33%) gRPC
7 2 (8.33%) Phalcon
7 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
7 2 (8.33%) WSDL
7 2 (8.33%) XML
8 1 (4.17%) Apache Thrift
8 1 (4.17%) CSS
8 1 (4.17%) Guava
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) Private Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
2 2 (8.33%) Robotics
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (29.17%) Apple iOS
3 2 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (4.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (58.33%) TDD
3 13 (54.17%) OOP
4 12 (50.00%) OO
5 11 (45.83%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (29.17%) iOS Development
6 7 (29.17%) MVC
6 7 (29.17%) Software Engineering
7 6 (25.00%) SDLC
7 6 (25.00%) SOA
8 5 (20.83%) Analytics
8 5 (20.83%) BDD
8 5 (20.83%) Performance Metrics
8 5 (20.83%) Scrum
9 3 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
9 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
9 3 (12.50%) OWASP
9 3 (12.50%) Service Management
10 2 (8.33%) API Integration
10 2 (8.33%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 6 (25.00%) Java
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 2 (8.33%) Python
6 1 (4.17%) C
6 1 (4.17%) C++
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C
6 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
6 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (25.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Oracle
2 3 (12.50%) Zend