Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 124 145
Rank change year-on-year +28 +21 -35
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 184 166 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.66% 2.30% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.55% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 167 152 167
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £27,100 £31,250 £32,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £56,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +5.26%

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 6,314 6,504 8,072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.31% 90.31% 89.89%
Number of salaries quoted 5,392 5,643 6,637
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,225 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 -26 98 £45,000 +12.50% 21
Bradford +25 33 £37,500 +17.19% 2
Wakefield +15 21 £45,000 +12.50%
Halifax +36 19 £23,500 -57.27% 2
Bingley - 3 £41,000 -
Huddersfield -6 2 £52,500 +61.54%
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 132 (71.74%) C#
2 131 (71.20%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (68.48%) .NET
4 108 (58.70%) JavaScript
5 87 (47.28%) SQL
6 77 (41.85%) TDD
7 71 (38.59%) HTML
8 70 (38.04%) Microsoft
9 68 (36.96%) .NET Framework
10 67 (36.41%) MVC
10 67 (36.41%) ASP.NET
11 62 (33.70%) CSS
12 57 (30.98%) Software Engineering
13 54 (29.35%) Test Automation
14 53 (28.80%) SQL Server
15 45 (24.46%) Git (software)
16 43 (23.37%) Microsoft Azure
16 43 (23.37%) Web Services
16 43 (23.37%) Scrum
17 42 (22.83%) Pair Programming
17 42 (22.83%) jQuery
18 40 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
19 39 (21.20%) Front End Development
20 36 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
20 36 (19.57%) BDD
21 35 (19.02%) Visual Studio
22 34 (18.48%) User Experience
23 33 (17.93%) AngularJS
24 32 (17.39%) WCF
25 30 (16.30%) React

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 21 (11.41%) Umbraco
2 18 (9.78%) CMS
3 5 (2.72%) Apache
4 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.63%) nginx
5 3 (1.63%) OpenEdge
6 2 (1.09%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) IIS
7 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 43 (23.37%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.72%) G Suite
2 5 (2.72%) Office 365
3 3 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.63%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.63%) Internet
2 1 (0.54%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.80%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 7 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (3.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.26%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.17%) MySQL
7 3 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.63%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.63%) Power BI
7 3 (1.63%) Redis
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.09%) Adabas
8 2 (1.09%) RavenDB
8 2 (1.09%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 45 (24.46%) Git (software)
2 35 (19.02%) Visual Studio
3 16 (8.70%) Grunt
4 15 (8.15%) gulp
5 13 (7.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (6.52%) Selenium
7 10 (5.43%) Cucumber
7 10 (5.43%) Subversion
8 9 (4.89%) Appium
9 7 (3.80%) Jasmine
9 7 (3.80%) Jenkins
9 7 (3.80%) Moq
9 7 (3.80%) MSTest
10 6 (3.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 6 (3.26%) Mocha
10 6 (3.26%) Octopus Deploy
11 5 (2.72%) Buildbot
11 5 (2.72%) Ranorex
11 5 (2.72%) SoapUI
11 5 (2.72%) SpecFlow
General
1 26 (14.13%) Finance
1 26 (14.13%) Law
2 14 (7.61%) Retail
3 3 (1.63%) Financial Institution
3 3 (1.63%) Games
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Automotive
4 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 162 (88.04%) Developer
2 76 (41.30%) .NET Developer
3 63 (34.24%) C# Developer
4 45 (24.46%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (14.67%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (9.78%) Software Developer
7 18 (9.78%) Web Developer
8 17 (9.24%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (9.24%) JavaScript Developer
9 16 (8.70%) Full Stack Web Developer
9 16 (8.70%) HTML CSS Developer
9 16 (8.70%) HTML Developer
10 15 (8.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 14 (7.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (7.61%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (7.61%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (7.07%) Software Engineer
13 12 (6.52%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (68.48%) .NET
2 71 (38.59%) HTML
3 68 (36.96%) .NET Framework
4 67 (36.41%) ASP.NET
5 62 (33.70%) CSS
6 43 (23.37%) Web Services
7 42 (22.83%) jQuery
8 40 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
9 33 (17.93%) AngularJS
10 32 (17.39%) WCF
11 30 (16.30%) React
12 29 (15.76%) Entity Framework
13 18 (9.78%) Laravel
13 18 (9.78%) RESTful
13 18 (9.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (9.24%) HTML5
15 15 (8.15%) JSON
15 15 (8.15%) Node.js
16 14 (7.61%) LAMP
16 14 (7.61%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 34 (18.48%) User Experience
2 23 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 20 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (3.80%) Social Media
5 6 (3.26%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.09%) PMI
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.54%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.54%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.54%) Machine to Machine
7 1 (0.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.80%) Android
2 6 (3.26%) Apple iOS
2 6 (3.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) CentOS
3 1 (0.54%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (71.20%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (41.85%) TDD
3 67 (36.41%) MVC
4 57 (30.98%) Software Engineering
5 54 (29.35%) Test Automation
6 43 (23.37%) Scrum
7 42 (22.83%) Pair Programming
8 39 (21.20%) Front End Development
9 36 (19.57%) BDD
9 36 (19.57%) Continuous Integration
10 26 (14.13%) Technical Architecture
11 23 (12.50%) Component Testing
11 23 (12.50%) Web Development
12 22 (11.96%) Kanban
13 21 (11.41%) OO
14 20 (10.87%) E-Commerce
15 16 (8.70%) Mentoring
16 15 (8.15%) Domain-Driven Design
17 14 (7.61%) SDLC
18 13 (7.07%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 132 (71.74%) C#
2 108 (58.70%) JavaScript
3 87 (47.28%) SQL
4 28 (15.22%) PHP
5 25 (13.59%) Java
6 17 (9.24%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.35%) Python
8 7 (3.80%) C++
9 6 (3.26%) Objective-C
10 5 (2.72%) C
10 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.72%) Ruby
10 5 (2.72%) Scala
11 4 (2.17%) Apple Swift
12 3 (1.63%) OpenEdge ABL
12 3 (1.63%) Progress 4GL
12 3 (1.63%) VB.NET
13 2 (1.09%) NATURAL
13 2 (1.09%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (1.63%) DBS Check
2 2 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.09%) Degree
2 2 (1.09%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.54%) ISEB
3 1 (0.54%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.89%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.54%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.43%) Ansible
2 8 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (38.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.61%) Google
3 13 (7.07%) Twitter
4 10 (5.43%) Zend
5 5 (2.72%) Apple
6 4 (2.17%) Oracle
6 4 (2.17%) Perforce
6 4 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.63%) Progress
8 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.54%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.54%) Red Hat