Period
to 15 July 2019

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 15 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 142 82 136
Rank change year-on-year -60 +54 -21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 71 209 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 1.58% 3.16% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 3.37% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 67 168 135
West Yorkshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £36,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £61,000 £52,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -

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 4,083 6,196 6,712
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 90.87% 93.78% 93.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,427 5,238 5,774
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,137 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.92% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,400 £26,301 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +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 15 July 2019.

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 15 July 2019. 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 -30 47 £47,500 +5.56% 11
Halifax -17 11 £55,000 +51.72%
Ilkley - 10 £38,500 -
Wakefield -23 1 £42,500 -5.56%
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 July 2019, 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 51 (71.83%) C#
2 47 (66.20%) .NET
3 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (56.34%) Software Engineering
5 39 (54.93%) SQL
6 38 (53.52%) MVC
7 35 (49.30%) TDD
8 34 (47.89%) .NET Framework
8 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
9 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET
9 32 (45.07%) Entity Framework
10 31 (43.66%) Git (software)
11 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
12 29 (40.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
14 24 (33.80%) BDD
15 18 (25.35%) E-Commerce
15 18 (25.35%) Pair Programming
16 17 (23.94%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (19.72%) Scrum
17 14 (19.72%) Analytics
18 13 (18.31%) CSS
18 13 (18.31%) HTML
19 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
19 12 (16.90%) Domain-Driven Design
20 11 (15.49%) HTML5
20 11 (15.49%) .NET Core
20 11 (15.49%) Microservices
20 11 (15.49%) Insurtech
20 11 (15.49%) Java

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 6 (8.45%) WordPress
2 4 (5.63%) Apache ServiceMix
2 4 (5.63%) Confluence
3 3 (4.23%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Photoshop
1 6 (8.45%) Sketch
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (5.63%) GitHub
3 3 (4.23%) AdWords
3 3 (4.23%) Google Analytics
4 1 (1.41%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.41%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) DLNA
1 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.41%) UPnP
1 1 (1.41%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (42.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.27%) MySQL
3 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (8.45%) SSDT
4 4 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 31 (43.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (16.90%) Jenkins
3 8 (11.27%) Subversion
3 8 (11.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (11.27%) Visual Studio
4 7 (9.86%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (8.45%) JIRA
5 6 (8.45%) Mockito
5 6 (8.45%) tSQLt
6 5 (7.04%) Maven
6 5 (7.04%) Selenium
7 4 (5.63%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.82%) Android Studio
8 2 (2.82%) JUnit
8 2 (2.82%) MSTest
8 2 (2.82%) NUnit
9 1 (1.41%) GCC
9 1 (1.41%) GDB
9 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
9 1 (1.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 7 (9.86%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 56 (78.87%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) C# Developer
3 24 (33.80%) Senior Developer
3 24 (33.80%) SQL Developer
4 21 (29.58%) .NET Developer
5 18 (25.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 17 (23.94%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 13 (18.31%) Senior SQL Developer
8 12 (16.90%) Senior C# Developer
9 11 (15.49%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (15.49%) Software Support Engineer
9 11 (15.49%) Support Engineer
10 9 (12.68%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 7 (9.86%) PHP Developer
12 6 (8.45%) Database Developer
12 6 (8.45%) Senior PHP Developer
12 6 (8.45%) SQL Database Developer
13 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (66.20%) .NET
2 34 (47.89%) .NET Framework
3 32 (45.07%) ASP.NET
3 32 (45.07%) Entity Framework
4 29 (40.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (18.31%) CSS
5 13 (18.31%) HTML
6 11 (15.49%) .NET Core
6 11 (15.49%) HTML5
7 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (14.08%) Vue.js
8 9 (12.68%) CSS3
8 9 (12.68%) React
8 9 (12.68%) Spring
9 8 (11.27%) jQuery
10 7 (9.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (9.86%) Web Services
11 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
11 6 (8.45%) REST
11 6 (8.45%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.94%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (14.08%) User Experience
3 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
4 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.41%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.41%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.27%) Linux
2 3 (4.23%) Android
3 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.41%) Windows
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (59.15%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (56.34%) Software Engineering
3 38 (53.52%) MVC
4 35 (49.30%) TDD
5 24 (33.80%) BDD
6 18 (25.35%) E-Commerce
6 18 (25.35%) Pair Programming
7 14 (19.72%) Analytics
7 14 (19.72%) Scrum
8 12 (16.90%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (15.49%) Insurtech
9 11 (15.49%) Microservices
10 9 (12.68%) Test Automation
11 8 (11.27%) OOP
12 7 (9.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (9.86%) Mobile Development
12 7 (9.86%) Time Management
13 6 (8.45%) Deployment Automation
13 6 (8.45%) ETL
14 4 (5.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 51 (71.83%) C#
2 39 (54.93%) SQL
3 34 (47.89%) JavaScript
4 11 (15.49%) Java
5 8 (11.27%) PHP
5 8 (11.27%) T-SQL
6 7 (9.86%) PHP 5
6 7 (9.86%) PowerShell
7 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.63%) TypeScript
8 3 (4.23%) C++
9 2 (2.82%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.82%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
System Software
1 9 (12.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.86%) Zend
3 6 (8.45%) PayPal
4 5 (7.04%) Google
4 5 (7.04%) Sitecore
5 4 (5.63%) ForgeRock
5 4 (5.63%) Splunk
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe