Period
to 15 October 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 15 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 70 68
Rank change year-on-year +27 -2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 41 17 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 5.97% 2.46% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.14% 2.75% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 17 7
Warrington median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.65% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £62,875 £49,000 £45,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +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 668 618 547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 97.23% 89.31% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 533 507 474
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £29,032 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £59,250 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -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 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Warrington

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) Scrum
3 28 (68.29%) Software Engineering
3 28 (68.29%) C#
4 27 (65.85%) .NET
5 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
6 25 (60.98%) OO
7 23 (56.10%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (56.10%) WCF
8 22 (53.66%) SOLID
8 22 (53.66%) N-Tier
9 20 (48.78%) SQL
9 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
9 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
10 18 (43.90%) TDD
11 17 (41.46%) OOP
11 17 (41.46%) Ansible
11 17 (41.46%) DevOps
11 17 (41.46%) SaaS
11 17 (41.46%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
12 14 (34.15%) Microsoft
13 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
14 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
14 10 (24.39%) System Integration Testing
14 10 (24.39%) Collaborative Working
15 9 (21.95%) C++
16 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
17 7 (17.07%) MVC
17 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET

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 (7.32%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (48.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (41.46%) SaaS
3 1 (2.44%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.44%) DTS
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (63.41%) Git (software)
2 20 (48.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (12.20%) NUnit
4 3 (7.32%) Selenium
4 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
4 3 (7.32%) Travis CI
4 3 (7.32%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.44%) GitLab
5 1 (2.44%) MSTest
5 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (65.85%) Software Engineer
2 17 (41.46%) .NET Software Engineer
3 12 (29.27%) Junior
4 11 (26.83%) Developer
5 10 (24.39%) Junior Software Engineer
5 10 (24.39%) Senior Software Engineer
6 9 (21.95%) .NET Developer
6 9 (21.95%) C# Developer
7 8 (19.51%) C# .NET Developer
7 8 (19.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (9.76%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Automation Tester
9 3 (7.32%) C Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Cloud Automation Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Cloud Engineer
9 3 (7.32%) Cloud Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (65.85%) .NET
2 23 (56.10%) WCF
3 7 (17.07%) ASP.NET
3 7 (17.07%) HTML
3 7 (17.07%) Web Services
4 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.20%) HTML5
4 5 (12.20%) React
4 5 (12.20%) WPF
5 4 (9.76%) jQuery
5 4 (9.76%) WinForms
6 3 (7.32%) Django
6 3 (7.32%) JSON
6 3 (7.32%) XML
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
8 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.44%) LESS
8 1 (2.44%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 22 (53.66%) N-Tier
2 6 (14.63%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.44%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (85.37%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (70.73%) Scrum
3 28 (68.29%) Software Engineering
4 25 (60.98%) OO
5 23 (56.10%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (53.66%) SOLID
7 18 (43.90%) TDD
8 17 (41.46%) DevOps
8 17 (41.46%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 17 (41.46%) OOP
9 14 (34.15%) Test Automation
10 10 (24.39%) Collaborative Working
10 10 (24.39%) Integration Testing
10 10 (24.39%) System Integration Testing
11 7 (17.07%) MVC
12 6 (14.63%) Product Management
12 6 (14.63%) Web Development
13 5 (12.20%) Commercial Awareness
13 5 (12.20%) Continuous Delivery
14 3 (7.32%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) C#
2 20 (48.78%) SQL
3 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) C++
5 6 (14.63%) T-SQL
5 6 (14.63%) VB.NET
6 4 (9.76%) Python
7 3 (7.32%) C
8 2 (4.88%) Java
9 1 (2.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.63%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) ISO 9001
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (7.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft