Period
to 18 February 2018

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

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 53 46
Rank change year-on-year -26 -7 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 51 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.67% 3.92% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.90% 4.39% 5.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 37 51
South Yorkshire median annual salary £51,250 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.59% +11.84% +8.57%
10th Percentile £35,250 £31,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,125 £57,750 £57,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 999 1,161 1,365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 87.86% 89.17% 86.89%
Number of salaries quoted 880 975 1,149
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56% +8.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in South Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in South Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in South Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 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
Sheffield -16 14 £50,000 +17.65% 6
Doncaster -11 3 £57,500 +31.43%
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 9 (47.37%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 8 (42.11%) OOP
5 8 (42.11%) TDD
6 7 (36.84%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) Finance
7 6 (31.58%) OO
7 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (31.58%) jQuery
7 6 (31.58%) QA
8 5 (26.32%) RESTful
8 5 (26.32%) Sass
8 5 (26.32%) User Experience
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) Retail
8 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
9 4 (21.05%) Subversion
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) XML
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
9 4 (21.05%) .NET
9 4 (21.05%) C#
9 4 (21.05%) Java
9 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (21.05%) JSON
9 4 (21.05%) Spring
10 3 (15.79%) Maven

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (26.32%) Apache
2 2 (10.53%) Jetty
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
2 4 (21.05%) Subversion
3 3 (15.79%) Ant
3 3 (15.79%) Gradle
3 3 (15.79%) JUnit
3 3 (15.79%) Maven
3 3 (15.79%) Mockito
4 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
4 2 (10.53%) IntelliJ
4 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
5 1 (5.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (5.26%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Automotive
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Developer
2 6 (31.58%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) Web Services
2 6 (31.58%) jQuery
3 5 (26.32%) RESTful
3 5 (26.32%) Sass
4 4 (21.05%) .NET
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET
4 4 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (21.05%) JSON
4 4 (21.05%) Spring
4 4 (21.05%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) J2EE
5 3 (15.79%) Java EE
5 3 (15.79%) JAXB
5 3 (15.79%) JMS
5 3 (15.79%) REST
6 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
6 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 2 (10.53%) JAX-WS
6 2 (10.53%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (5.26%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (42.11%) OOP
2 8 (42.11%) TDD
3 7 (36.84%) MVC
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (31.58%) OO
5 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) Mobile Development
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
7 3 (15.79%) Software Engineering
7 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
8 2 (10.53%) BDD
8 2 (10.53%) Data Science
8 2 (10.53%) Microservices
8 2 (10.53%) Ontologies
8 2 (10.53%) Pair Programming
8 2 (10.53%) UML
9 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) C#
3 4 (21.05%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) C
4 2 (10.53%) C++
4 2 (10.53%) PHP
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.26%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C
5 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) MISRA
2 1 (5.26%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Docker
1 2 (10.53%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Kubernetes
1 2 (10.53%) Rancher
1 2 (10.53%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (10.53%) Google
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Zend