Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 63 70
Rank change year-on-year +15 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 26 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.32% 2.67% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 3.05% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 7
Warrington median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £38,750 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £47,500 £42,500
Cheshire median annual salary £46,250 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -

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 Warrington with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 576 557 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 95.68% 87.44% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 461 443 517
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% -0.66%
10th Percentile £28,500 £22,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +18.67% -6.25%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Warrington

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Warrington

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Warrington over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Warrington

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Warrington region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
5 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 13 (50.00%) C#
6 12 (46.15%) .NET
6 12 (46.15%) OO
6 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 12 (46.15%) SOLID
7 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
7 11 (42.31%) N-Tier
7 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (42.31%) WCF
8 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
8 10 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
8 10 (38.46%) Collaborative Working
9 9 (34.62%) C++
10 8 (30.77%) SQL
10 8 (30.77%) OOP
10 8 (30.77%) TDD
10 8 (30.77%) SaaS
10 8 (30.77%) DevOps
10 8 (30.77%) Ansible
10 8 (30.77%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
12 4 (15.38%) Web Development
12 4 (15.38%) MVC
12 4 (15.38%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (30.77%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) Jenkins
3 3 (11.54%) NUnit
3 3 (11.54%) Selenium
3 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
3 3 (11.54%) Travis CI
3 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 18 (69.23%) Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
3 7 (26.92%) Junior
3 7 (26.92%) Junior Software Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Developer
5 4 (15.38%) .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Automation Tester
6 3 (11.54%) Tester
7 2 (7.69%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Automation Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Cloud Software Engineer
7 2 (7.69%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 11 (42.31%) WCF
3 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) Django
4 3 (11.54%) HTML
4 3 (11.54%) HTML5
4 3 (11.54%) jQuery
4 3 (11.54%) JSON
4 3 (11.54%) React
4 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 3 (11.54%) WinForms
4 3 (11.54%) WPF
4 3 (11.54%) XML
5 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Core
5 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (42.31%) N-Tier
2 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (73.08%) Scrum
3 18 (69.23%) Software Engineering
4 13 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 12 (46.15%) OO
5 12 (46.15%) SOLID
6 11 (42.31%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (38.46%) Collaborative Working
7 10 (38.46%) Integration Testing
7 10 (38.46%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (30.77%) DevOps
8 8 (30.77%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 8 (30.77%) OOP
8 8 (30.77%) TDD
9 4 (15.38%) MVC
9 4 (15.38%) Web Development
10 3 (11.54%) Commercial Awareness
10 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
10 3 (11.54%) Performance Testing
10 3 (11.54%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) T-SQL
5 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 2 (7.69%) C
6 2 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft