Period
to 21 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 131 104
Rank change year-on-year +56 -27 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 178 128 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.28% 1.96% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 2.09% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 122 114 189
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £61,250 £55,000
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,981 6,129 7,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.75% 93.79% 93.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4,118 5,179 6,107
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,350 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in West Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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
Leeds +46 129 £47,500 -2.06% 17
Bradford +16 22 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Halifax - 9 £40,000 - 2
Wakefield - 8 £45,000 - 2
Wetherby - 1 £45,000 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 105 (58.99%) C#
2 101 (56.74%) .NET
3 92 (51.69%) JavaScript
4 81 (45.51%) Microsoft
5 80 (44.94%) TDD
6 74 (41.57%) MVC
6 74 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
7 71 (39.89%) .NET Framework
8 70 (39.33%) SQL Server
9 68 (38.20%) SQL
9 68 (38.20%) Software Engineering
10 63 (35.39%) Git (software)
11 60 (33.71%) BDD
12 55 (30.90%) HTML
13 51 (28.65%) CSS
14 46 (25.84%) ASP.NET
15 45 (25.28%) Pair Programming
15 45 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
16 42 (23.60%) Entity Framework
16 42 (23.60%) Enterprise Software
17 38 (21.35%) Jenkins
18 36 (20.22%) jQuery
19 33 (18.54%) HTML5
20 32 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
20 32 (17.98%) Java
21 31 (17.42%) Scrum
22 29 (16.29%) Test Automation
22 29 (16.29%) CSS3
23 28 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (15.73%) OOP

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 12 (6.74%) IIS
2 11 (6.18%) Umbraco
3 9 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.93%) CMS
5 6 (3.37%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (3.37%) WordPress
6 3 (1.69%) Apache
7 1 (0.56%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.56%) nginx
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.56%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (5.62%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.25%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.56%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 28 (15.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.93%) Google Analytics
3 7 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.37%) AdWords
5 5 (2.81%) GitHub
6 2 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.12%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (1.12%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.62%) Internet
2 4 (2.25%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.25%) SSL
3 3 (1.69%) HTTP
4 1 (0.56%) DLNA
4 1 (0.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.56%) UPnP
4 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.04%) MySQL
3 16 (8.99%) MongoDB
4 14 (7.87%) NoSQL
5 10 (5.62%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (5.62%) SQL Server 2014
5 10 (5.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.93%) RavenDB
7 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.37%) Couchbase
9 5 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.25%) Adabas
10 4 (2.25%) Relational Database
11 3 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
11 3 (1.69%) Power BI
12 2 (1.12%) Big Data
12 2 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 63 (35.39%) Git (software)
2 38 (21.35%) Jenkins
3 25 (14.04%) Selenium
4 24 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (12.92%) Cucumber
6 21 (11.80%) Visual Studio
7 20 (11.24%) Subversion
8 10 (5.62%) gulp
9 8 (4.49%) Grunt
10 7 (3.93%) JIRA
10 7 (3.93%) Visual Studio Team System
11 6 (3.37%) Bower
11 6 (3.37%) Jasmine
11 6 (3.37%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (3.37%) SpecFlow
11 6 (3.37%) TeamCity
12 5 (2.81%) Bitbucket
12 5 (2.81%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (2.81%) Protractor
12 5 (2.81%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (11.80%) Finance
2 9 (5.06%) Marketing
3 6 (3.37%) Games
4 4 (2.25%) Banking
5 3 (1.69%) Retail
6 2 (1.12%) Automotive
7 1 (0.56%) Back Office
7 1 (0.56%) Electronics
7 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (76.97%) Developer
2 67 (37.64%) C# Developer
3 50 (28.09%) .NET Developer
4 42 (23.60%) Senior Developer
5 36 (20.22%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (15.73%) Software Engineer
7 26 (14.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 26 (14.61%) Senior C# Developer
8 22 (12.36%) ASP.NET Developer
8 22 (12.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (11.80%) SQL Developer
10 19 (10.67%) Senior SQL Developer
11 18 (10.11%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (8.99%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 15 (8.43%) Software Developer
14 13 (7.30%) Java Engineer
14 13 (7.30%) Java Software Engineer
15 11 (6.18%) Senior Software Engineer
16 10 (5.62%) Senior Java Engineer
16 10 (5.62%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (56.74%) .NET
2 71 (39.89%) .NET Framework
3 55 (30.90%) HTML
4 51 (28.65%) CSS
5 46 (25.84%) ASP.NET
6 45 (25.28%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (23.60%) Entity Framework
8 36 (20.22%) jQuery
9 33 (18.54%) HTML5
10 29 (16.29%) CSS3
11 25 (14.04%) Web Services
12 24 (13.48%) AngularJS
13 18 (10.11%) WCF
14 17 (9.55%) React
14 17 (9.55%) SOAP
14 17 (9.55%) Spring
15 13 (7.30%) Sass
16 12 (6.74%) RESTful
17 10 (5.62%) Apache Camel
17 10 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.60%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.43%) User Experience
3 12 (6.74%) Social Media
4 10 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.37%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.81%) Device Driver
7 5 (2.81%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.81%) W3C
8 4 (2.25%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.25%) Cloud Native
8 4 (2.25%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.56%) MPEG
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (12.36%) Linux
2 8 (4.49%) Embedded Linux
3 6 (3.37%) Android
3 6 (3.37%) Windows
4 5 (2.81%) Unix
5 2 (1.12%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Embedded Compact
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.94%) TDD
2 74 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (41.57%) MVC
3 68 (38.20%) Software Engineering
4 60 (33.71%) BDD
5 45 (25.28%) Pair Programming
6 32 (17.98%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (17.42%) Scrum
8 29 (16.29%) Test Automation
9 28 (15.73%) OO
9 28 (15.73%) OOP
10 26 (14.61%) Domain-Driven Design
11 23 (12.92%) Mentoring
12 18 (10.11%) E-Commerce
13 16 (8.99%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (6.74%) Microservices
15 11 (6.18%) ETL
15 11 (6.18%) Machine Learning
15 11 (6.18%) Mobile Development
16 10 (5.62%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 105 (58.99%) C#
2 92 (51.69%) JavaScript
3 68 (38.20%) SQL
4 32 (17.98%) Java
5 21 (11.80%) T-SQL
6 17 (9.55%) PHP
7 11 (6.18%) C++
8 10 (5.62%) Java 8
9 6 (3.37%) C
9 6 (3.37%) PHP 5
10 5 (2.81%) Python
11 4 (2.25%) ActionScript
11 4 (2.25%) ActionScript 3.0
11 4 (2.25%) Kotlin
11 4 (2.25%) Ruby
12 2 (1.12%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.12%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.12%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.56%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.56%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (1.12%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (8.43%) QA
2 4 (2.25%) GDPR
2 4 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (12.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (6.74%) Ansible
2 9 (5.06%) Kubernetes
3 4 (2.25%) Puppet
4 2 (1.12%) Consul
4 2 (1.12%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.12%) Packer
4 2 (1.12%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 81 (45.51%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.67%) Oracle
3 16 (8.99%) Google
4 7 (3.93%) Zend
5 6 (3.37%) IBM
5 6 (3.37%) MuleSoft
5 6 (3.37%) webMethods
6 4 (2.25%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.12%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.12%) Splunk
7 2 (1.12%) Twitter
8 1 (0.56%) Adobe
8 1 (0.56%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.56%) PayPal