The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 45 37
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 0 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent - 2.95% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.26% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 2
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary - £45,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
Staffordshire median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.77% +28.57%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 171 276 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 90.00% 90.49% 91.46%
Number of salaries quoted 539 1019 541
Stoke-on-Trent median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,750 £66,250
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.66% -7.40%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Stoke-on-Trent

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Velocity
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
2 2 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) Neo4j
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Architect
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Database Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architect
2 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Velocity
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Core
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Kafka
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) N-Tier
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Functional Programming
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Service Design
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Erlang
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) TypeScript
2 2 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft