Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 120 124
Rank change year-on-year +38 +4 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 161 155 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.13% 2.30% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.41% 2.47% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 117 139 158
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.28% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £35,750 £29,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,750 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% +4.38% -

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 4,725 6,266 6,948
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.85% 93.12% 92.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3,919 5,291 5,922
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% - -
10th Percentile £26,490 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £62,500
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 17 December 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 17 December 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 +48 128 £47,500 +11.11% 15
Bradford -1 11 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Halifax +3 10 £47,500 +102.13% 4
Ilkley - 3 £38,500 - 6
Wakefield -7 2 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Wetherby - 1 £45,000 -
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 100 (62.11%) C#
2 97 (60.25%) .NET
3 75 (46.58%) JavaScript
4 73 (45.34%) MVC
5 71 (44.10%) Software Engineering
6 69 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 67 (41.61%) SQL Server
8 66 (40.99%) TDD
9 65 (40.37%) .NET Framework
10 61 (37.89%) Git (software)
10 61 (37.89%) SQL
11 59 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
12 48 (29.81%) ASP.NET
13 45 (27.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 45 (27.95%) BDD
14 43 (26.71%) Entity Framework
15 41 (25.47%) HTML
16 38 (23.60%) Enterprise Software
17 36 (22.36%) Pair Programming
18 35 (21.74%) CSS
19 34 (21.12%) Jenkins
20 28 (17.39%) Test Automation
21 27 (16.77%) jQuery
21 27 (16.77%) Linux
21 27 (16.77%) OOP
21 27 (16.77%) OO
22 23 (14.29%) AngularJS
22 23 (14.29%) MySQL
22 23 (14.29%) HTML5
22 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure

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 11 (6.83%) IIS
2 9 (5.59%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (4.97%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.35%) WordPress
5 6 (3.73%) CMS
5 6 (3.73%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.62%) Apache
6 1 (0.62%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.62%) nginx
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (6.83%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.48%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Shopify
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.21%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (4.97%) Google Analytics
3 8 (4.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 7 (4.35%) AdWords
5 5 (3.11%) GitHub
6 3 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.24%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (1.24%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.62%) npm
8 1 (0.62%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) Internet
2 4 (2.48%) HTTPS
2 4 (2.48%) SSL
3 3 (1.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (41.61%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.29%) MySQL
3 10 (6.21%) MongoDB
3 10 (6.21%) SQL Server 2014
3 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.59%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.97%) Couchbase
6 7 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (2.48%) Adabas
8 4 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.86%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (1.24%) Big Data
10 2 (1.24%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.24%) Power BI
10 2 (1.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 61 (37.89%) Git (software)
2 34 (21.12%) Jenkins
3 21 (13.04%) Visual Studio
4 20 (12.42%) Selenium
4 20 (12.42%) Subversion
5 17 (10.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 12 (7.45%) Cucumber
7 9 (5.59%) gulp
7 9 (5.59%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (4.35%) Grunt
8 7 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (3.73%) Bower
9 6 (3.73%) Jasmine
10 5 (3.11%) Bitbucket
10 5 (3.11%) JSUnit
10 5 (3.11%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (3.11%) Mocha
10 5 (3.11%) Protractor
10 5 (3.11%) TeamCity
11 4 (2.48%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (9.94%) Finance
2 11 (6.83%) Marketing
3 5 (3.11%) Games
4 4 (2.48%) Banking
5 2 (1.24%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (75.16%) Developer
2 61 (37.89%) C# Developer
3 42 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 37 (22.98%) Senior Developer
5 29 (18.01%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (17.39%) Software Engineer
7 24 (14.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 22 (13.66%) Senior C# Developer
9 19 (11.80%) SQL Developer
10 18 (11.18%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (11.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (10.56%) JavaScript Developer
11 17 (10.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 17 (10.56%) Senior SQL Developer
12 14 (8.70%) Embedded Engineer
12 14 (8.70%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 13 (8.07%) Software Developer
14 9 (5.59%) BizTalk Developer
15 8 (4.97%) Linux Engineer
16 7 (4.35%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (60.25%) .NET
2 65 (40.37%) .NET Framework
3 48 (29.81%) ASP.NET
4 45 (27.95%) ASP.NET MVC
5 43 (26.71%) Entity Framework
6 41 (25.47%) HTML
7 35 (21.74%) CSS
8 27 (16.77%) jQuery
9 23 (14.29%) AngularJS
9 23 (14.29%) HTML5
10 21 (13.04%) Web Services
11 19 (11.80%) CSS3
12 16 (9.94%) WCF
13 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (8.07%) React
14 13 (8.07%) SOAP
15 12 (7.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 10 (6.21%) Spring
17 9 (5.59%) Sass
18 8 (4.97%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 38 (23.60%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (8.07%) Social Media
2 13 (8.07%) User Experience
3 11 (6.83%) Greenfield Project
4 9 (5.59%) Device Driver
5 6 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.73%) Cloud Native
5 6 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.48%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.48%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.48%) W3C
7 2 (1.24%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.62%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 27 (16.77%) Linux
2 11 (6.83%) Embedded Linux
3 7 (4.35%) Windows
4 6 (3.73%) Android
5 4 (2.48%) Unix
6 3 (1.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (45.34%) MVC
2 71 (44.10%) Software Engineering
3 66 (40.99%) TDD
4 59 (36.65%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (27.95%) BDD
6 36 (22.36%) Pair Programming
7 28 (17.39%) Test Automation
8 27 (16.77%) OO
8 27 (16.77%) OOP
9 21 (13.04%) Domain-Driven Design
9 21 (13.04%) E-Commerce
10 20 (12.42%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (11.80%) Scrum
12 14 (8.70%) Mentoring
12 14 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
13 13 (8.07%) Analytics
14 12 (7.45%) Mobile Development
15 11 (6.83%) Microservices
16 10 (6.21%) Machine Learning
17 9 (5.59%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 100 (62.11%) C#
2 75 (46.58%) JavaScript
3 61 (37.89%) SQL
4 20 (12.42%) Java
4 20 (12.42%) T-SQL
5 16 (9.94%) C++
6 15 (9.32%) PHP
7 8 (4.97%) PHP 5
8 7 (4.35%) C
9 4 (2.48%) ActionScript
9 4 (2.48%) ActionScript 3.0
9 4 (2.48%) Java 8
9 4 (2.48%) Kotlin
9 4 (2.48%) Python
9 4 (2.48%) Ruby
10 2 (1.24%) Apple Swift
10 2 (1.24%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.24%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.24%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.62%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (1.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.83%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) GDPR
2 2 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (9.32%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.97%) Kubernetes
2 7 (4.35%) Ansible
3 3 (1.86%) Puppet
3 3 (1.86%) Terraform
4 2 (1.24%) Consul
4 2 (1.24%) Docker Swarm
4 2 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.24%) Packer
4 2 (1.24%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 69 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (9.32%) Google
3 10 (6.21%) Oracle
4 9 (5.59%) Sitecore
4 9 (5.59%) Zend
5 6 (3.73%) IBM
6 4 (2.48%) MuleSoft
6 4 (2.48%) webMethods
6 4 (2.48%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.24%) PayPal
7 2 (1.24%) Splunk
8 1 (0.62%) Adobe
8 1 (0.62%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.62%) Twitter