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

Unit Testing
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 28 35
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 2.80% 6.22% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 6.52% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 12 4
Median salary - £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

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 128 184 138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 89.51% 95.34% 75.41%
Number of salaries quoted 104 165 127
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +19.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 March 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 10 (90.91%) Java
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
1 10 (90.91%) OOP
1 10 (90.91%) N-Tier
1 10 (90.91%) SOA
1 10 (90.91%) RDBMS
1 10 (90.91%) High Availability
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 10 (90.91%) Relational Database
1 10 (90.91%) Service Design
2 9 (81.82%) Functional Programming
2 9 (81.82%) Inversion of Control
2 9 (81.82%) Degree
2 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
2 9 (81.82%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) Velocity
2 9 (81.82%) Erlang
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) VB
3 5 (45.45%) WinForms
3 5 (45.45%) XHTML
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery

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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) NoSQL
1 10 (90.91%) RDBMS
1 10 (90.91%) Relational Database
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Neo4j
2 4 (36.36%) Riak
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Android Studio
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Architect
2 6 (54.55%) Software Architect
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Architect
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Architect
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Solutions Architect
4 4 (36.36%) Database Architect
4 4 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Android Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
1 10 (90.91%) SOAP
2 9 (81.82%) Velocity
3 5 (45.45%) .NET Framework
3 5 (45.45%) Ajax
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (45.45%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) WinForms
3 5 (45.45%) XHTML
4 4 (36.36%) .NET Core
4 4 (36.36%) Kafka
4 4 (36.36%) WPF
5 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
5 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
5 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (90.91%) N-Tier
2 9 (81.82%) Computer Science
3 5 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
5 1 (9.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Android
1 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) High Availability
1 10 (90.91%) OOP
1 10 (90.91%) Service Design
1 10 (90.91%) SOA
2 9 (81.82%) Functional Programming
2 9 (81.82%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (45.45%) Data Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Mentoring
3 5 (45.45%) MVC
3 5 (45.45%) Software Architecture
3 5 (45.45%) Web Development
4 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Android Development
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) Erlang
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) TypeScript
3 5 (45.45%) VB
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Google
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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