Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 123 124
Rank change year-on-year +36 +1 -42
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 205 156 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.06% 2.23% 2.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 2.41% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 178 144 165
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,163 £31,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £59,625 £58,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £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 6,233 6,464 7,706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 92.97% 92.33% 91.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5,322 5,611 6,367
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £27,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £61,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 -19 102 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Wakefield - 38 £45,000 -
Bradford +15 33 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Halifax +45 23 £35,000 -39.13% 2
Huddersfield 0 2 £52,500 +61.54%
Bingley - 1 £41,000 -
Unit Testing
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 155 (75.61%) C#
2 145 (70.73%) .NET
3 137 (66.83%) Agile Software Development
4 115 (56.10%) TDD
4 115 (56.10%) SQL
5 112 (54.63%) JavaScript
6 98 (47.80%) Microsoft
7 95 (46.34%) MVC
8 86 (41.95%) .NET Framework
9 83 (40.49%) SQL Server
10 78 (38.05%) ASP.NET
11 72 (35.12%) ASP.NET MVC
12 63 (30.73%) Web Services
13 62 (30.24%) BDD
14 61 (29.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 61 (29.76%) Git (software)
15 56 (27.32%) Software Engineering
16 55 (26.83%) HTML
16 55 (26.83%) Entity Framework
17 49 (23.90%) CSS
18 47 (22.93%) Pair Programming
19 45 (21.95%) Finance
20 43 (20.98%) Enterprise Software
21 41 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
22 37 (18.05%) WCF
23 34 (16.59%) Visual Studio
24 31 (15.12%) jQuery
24 31 (15.12%) RESTful
24 31 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
25 30 (14.63%) Scrum

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 14 (6.83%) Umbraco
2 11 (5.37%) Apache
3 8 (3.90%) CMS
4 3 (1.46%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.98%) IIS
5 2 (0.98%) nginx
5 2 (0.98%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) Confluence
6 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.49%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 61 (29.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.98%) G Suite
3 2 (0.98%) npm
3 2 (0.98%) Office 365
3 2 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) 3G
1 1 (0.49%) AMQP
1 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (40.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.29%) NoSQL
3 15 (7.32%) MongoDB
4 13 (6.34%) MySQL
5 11 (5.37%) RavenDB
6 5 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.46%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.46%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.46%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.98%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.98%) Power BI
8 2 (0.98%) Redis
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.49%) Couchbase
9 1 (0.49%) Riak
9 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 61 (29.76%) Git (software)
2 34 (16.59%) Visual Studio
3 23 (11.22%) Selenium
4 21 (10.24%) Cucumber
4 21 (10.24%) Team Foundation Server
5 16 (7.80%) SpecFlow
6 12 (5.85%) JIRA
7 11 (5.37%) Jenkins
8 10 (4.88%) Grunt
8 10 (4.88%) gulp
8 10 (4.88%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (3.41%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.93%) Appium
10 6 (2.93%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.44%) Subversion
11 5 (2.44%) Visual Studio Team System
12 4 (1.95%) Calabash
12 4 (1.95%) SonarQube
13 3 (1.46%) SoapUI
13 3 (1.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 45 (21.95%) Finance
2 23 (11.22%) Law
3 13 (6.34%) Retail
4 9 (4.39%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 192 (93.66%) Developer
2 105 (51.22%) .NET Developer
3 93 (45.37%) C# Developer
4 72 (35.12%) C# .NET Developer
5 47 (22.93%) Senior Developer
6 39 (19.02%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 33 (16.10%) ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (15.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 31 (15.12%) Senior C# Developer
10 21 (10.24%) Software Developer
11 20 (9.76%) Senior .NET Developer
11 20 (9.76%) SQL Developer
12 16 (7.80%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (7.80%) PHP Developer
12 16 (7.80%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 15 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (5.85%) C# Software Developer
14 12 (5.85%) Lead Developer
14 12 (5.85%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 12 (5.85%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 145 (70.73%) .NET
2 86 (41.95%) .NET Framework
3 78 (38.05%) ASP.NET
4 72 (35.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 63 (30.73%) Web Services
6 55 (26.83%) Entity Framework
6 55 (26.83%) HTML
7 49 (23.90%) CSS
8 37 (18.05%) WCF
9 31 (15.12%) jQuery
9 31 (15.12%) RESTful
10 28 (13.66%) React
11 26 (12.68%) AngularJS
12 24 (11.71%) HTML5
13 22 (10.73%) CSS3
14 21 (10.24%) SOAP
15 15 (7.32%) Laravel
16 14 (6.83%) JSON
16 14 (6.83%) Sass
17 12 (5.85%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 43 (20.98%) Enterprise Software
2 25 (12.20%) Self-Motivation
3 24 (11.71%) Management Information System
4 18 (8.78%) User Experience
5 4 (1.95%) PMI
6 3 (1.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.46%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.49%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.49%) NHS
7 1 (0.49%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.90%) Android
2 7 (3.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.98%) Unix
4 1 (0.49%) Linux
4 1 (0.49%) Windows
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (66.83%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (56.10%) TDD
3 95 (46.34%) MVC
4 62 (30.24%) BDD
5 56 (27.32%) Software Engineering
6 47 (22.93%) Pair Programming
7 41 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 31 (15.12%) Problem-Solving
9 30 (14.63%) Scrum
10 27 (13.17%) Technical Architecture
11 24 (11.71%) Test Automation
12 23 (11.22%) Component Testing
13 22 (10.73%) Front End Development
14 19 (9.27%) Domain-Driven Design
14 19 (9.27%) SDLC
15 18 (8.78%) OO
16 15 (7.32%) Mentoring
16 15 (7.32%) Microservices
17 13 (6.34%) OOP
18 11 (5.37%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 155 (75.61%) C#
2 115 (56.10%) SQL
3 112 (54.63%) JavaScript
4 27 (13.17%) Java
4 27 (13.17%) PHP
5 16 (7.80%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.41%) Objective-C
7 5 (2.44%) Python
7 5 (2.44%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.95%) Apple Swift
8 4 (1.95%) C++
9 3 (1.46%) Java 8
9 3 (1.46%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.98%) C
10 2 (0.98%) PHP 7
10 2 (0.98%) Ruby
10 2 (0.98%) Scala
10 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.98%) VB
11 1 (0.49%) OpenEdge ABL
Qualifications
1 4 (1.95%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.49%) ISEB
2 1 (0.49%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.29%) QA
2 6 (2.93%) GDPR
2 6 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 6 (2.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.90%) Ansible
2 4 (1.95%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.95%) Puppet
3 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 98 (47.80%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.34%) Google
3 11 (5.37%) Twitter
4 9 (4.39%) Oracle
5 5 (2.44%) Apple
6 4 (1.95%) MuleSoft
6 4 (1.95%) Perforce
6 4 (1.95%) webMethods
6 4 (1.95%) Xamarin
7 2 (0.98%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.49%) Progress
8 1 (0.49%) Sitecore