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

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 144 109
Rank change year-on-year +62 -35 -30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 199 139 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.20% 2.00% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 2.14% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 150 129 186
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £31,100 £31,250 £31,188
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £57,250
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 5,766 6,510 7,528
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.84% 93.60% 93.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4,861 5,522 6,271
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +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 August 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 15 August 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 +30 120 £45,000 +4.65% 17
Bradford +33 35 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Wakefield - 23 £45,000 - 2
Halifax - 14 £38,750 - 4
Castleford - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 15 August 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.

1 137 (68.84%) C#
2 132 (66.33%) .NET
3 118 (59.30%) JavaScript
4 111 (55.78%) TDD
5 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
6 95 (47.74%) SQL
7 93 (46.73%) Microsoft
8 91 (45.73%) MVC
9 87 (43.72%) SQL Server
10 80 (40.20%) BDD
11 75 (37.69%) .NET Framework
12 69 (34.67%) Software Engineering
12 69 (34.67%) ASP.NET
13 68 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
14 63 (31.66%) Git (software)
15 61 (30.65%) HTML
16 59 (29.65%) Pair Programming
17 56 (28.14%) CSS
18 54 (27.14%) Enterprise Software
19 52 (26.13%) Entity Framework
20 47 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
21 41 (20.60%) Microsoft Azure
22 40 (20.10%) Finance
23 39 (19.60%) Scrum
24 37 (18.59%) jQuery
25 36 (18.09%) Web Services
26 34 (17.09%) HTML5
27 32 (16.08%) Java
28 31 (15.58%) Cucumber
28 31 (15.58%) Selenium

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 15 (7.54%) Umbraco
2 8 (4.02%) Apache
2 8 (4.02%) CMS
2 8 (4.02%) IIS
3 5 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.50%) Confluence
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.50%) Tornado
5 1 (0.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.51%) Acrobat
1 3 (1.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 41 (20.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.51%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.01%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (1.51%) GitHub
5 2 (1.01%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (1.01%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.02%) Internet
2 2 (1.01%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) 3G
3 1 (0.50%) AMQP
3 1 (0.50%) DLNA
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.50%) UPnP
3 1 (0.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (43.72%) SQL Server
2 24 (12.06%) MySQL
3 21 (10.55%) MongoDB
3 21 (10.55%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.53%) RavenDB
5 10 (5.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (5.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (4.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (3.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.51%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.51%) Relational Database
9 5 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (2.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.51%) Power BI
11 2 (1.01%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.01%) Data Lake
11 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 63 (31.66%) Git (software)
2 31 (15.58%) Cucumber
2 31 (15.58%) Selenium
3 30 (15.08%) Jenkins
3 30 (15.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 20 (10.05%) Visual Studio
5 14 (7.04%) JIRA
5 14 (7.04%) SpecFlow
6 10 (5.03%) gulp
7 9 (4.52%) Grunt
7 9 (4.52%) Subversion
8 7 (3.52%) Visual Studio Team System
9 6 (3.02%) Bitbucket
9 6 (3.02%) Bower
9 6 (3.02%) Jasmine
9 6 (3.02%) Octopus Deploy
9 6 (3.02%) TeamCity
10 5 (2.51%) JSUnit
10 5 (2.51%) PHPUnit
10 5 (2.51%) Protractor
General
1 40 (20.10%) Finance
2 7 (3.52%) Marketing
2 7 (3.52%) Retail
3 6 (3.02%) Financial Institution
4 3 (1.51%) Law
5 1 (0.50%) Back Office
5 1 (0.50%) Electronics
5 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 167 (83.92%) Developer
2 90 (45.23%) C# Developer
3 83 (41.71%) .NET Developer
4 63 (31.66%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (23.62%) Senior Developer
6 43 (21.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 36 (18.09%) ASP.NET Developer
7 36 (18.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 34 (17.09%) Senior C# Developer
9 26 (13.07%) SQL Developer
10 22 (11.06%) JavaScript Developer
11 21 (10.55%) Senior SQL Developer
11 21 (10.55%) Software Engineer
12 20 (10.05%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 20 (10.05%) Software Developer
13 16 (8.04%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (8.04%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 15 (7.54%) Azure Developer
15 13 (6.53%) Java Engineer
15 13 (6.53%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (66.33%) .NET
2 75 (37.69%) .NET Framework
3 69 (34.67%) ASP.NET
4 68 (34.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 61 (30.65%) HTML
6 56 (28.14%) CSS
7 52 (26.13%) Entity Framework
8 37 (18.59%) jQuery
9 36 (18.09%) Web Services
10 34 (17.09%) HTML5
11 30 (15.08%) CSS3
12 29 (14.57%) AngularJS
13 27 (13.57%) React
14 22 (11.06%) RESTful
15 19 (9.55%) SOAP
15 19 (9.55%) WCF
16 18 (9.05%) Spring
17 17 (8.54%) Sass
18 14 (7.04%) KnockoutJS
19 11 (5.53%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 54 (27.14%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (5.03%) User Experience
3 7 (3.52%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.02%) Social Media
5 5 (2.51%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.01%) W3C
7 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.51%) PMI
8 2 (1.01%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.01%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.01%) NHS
9 1 (0.50%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.50%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.01%) Linux
2 3 (1.51%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (1.01%) Android
3 2 (1.01%) Unix
3 2 (1.01%) Windows
4 1 (0.50%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (55.78%) TDD
2 100 (50.25%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (45.73%) MVC
4 80 (40.20%) BDD
5 69 (34.67%) Software Engineering
6 59 (29.65%) Pair Programming
7 47 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
8 39 (19.60%) Scrum
9 29 (14.57%) Domain-Driven Design
10 26 (13.07%) Mentoring
11 24 (12.06%) OO
12 21 (10.55%) Test Automation
13 20 (10.05%) OOP
14 19 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
15 18 (9.05%) Microservices
16 11 (5.53%) E-Commerce
16 11 (5.53%) SDLC
17 10 (5.03%) Extreme Programming
18 9 (4.52%) ETL
18 9 (4.52%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 137 (68.84%) C#
2 118 (59.30%) JavaScript
3 95 (47.74%) SQL
4 32 (16.08%) Java
5 21 (10.55%) PHP
6 17 (8.54%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.03%) Java 8
8 4 (2.01%) C++
9 3 (1.51%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.51%) ActionScript 3.0
9 3 (1.51%) C
9 3 (1.51%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.51%) Python
9 3 (1.51%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.01%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.01%) VB
11 1 (0.50%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.50%) Ruby
11 1 (0.50%) VB6
11 1 (0.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (1.51%) Degree
1 3 (1.51%) PMI Certification
2 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.04%) QA
2 6 (3.02%) GDPR
2 6 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 22 (11.06%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (5.03%) Ansible
2 7 (3.52%) Kubernetes
3 2 (1.01%) Puppet
4 1 (0.50%) Nagios
4 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 93 (46.73%) Microsoft
2 16 (8.04%) Oracle
3 10 (5.03%) Google
4 4 (2.01%) MuleSoft
4 4 (2.01%) Twitter
4 4 (2.01%) webMethods
5 2 (1.01%) Adobe
5 2 (1.01%) IBM
6 1 (0.50%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.50%) Xamarin