Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 150 113
Rank change year-on-year +78 -37 -21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 311 178 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.72% 1.87% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.05% 2.02% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 216 149 251
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,300 £30,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,678 8,798 10,332
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 91.75% 92.29% 91.72%
Number of salaries quoted 6,284 7,374 8,605
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £62,441 £61,250 £62,500
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +5.26%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 18 October 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
West Yorkshire +64 178 £45,000 +5.88% 25
North Yorkshire +47 78 £45,000 +12.50% 5
South Yorkshire -9 21 £50,000 - 8
East Yorkshire +24 13 £35,000 - 2
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 183 (58.84%) .NET
2 175 (56.27%) JavaScript
3 156 (50.16%) C#
4 146 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
5 144 (46.30%) SQL
6 132 (42.44%) MVC
7 130 (41.80%) TDD
8 119 (38.26%) Microsoft
9 118 (37.94%) ASP.NET
9 118 (37.94%) .NET Framework
10 113 (36.33%) HTML
11 112 (36.01%) Git (software)
12 106 (34.08%) CSS
13 105 (33.76%) SQL Server
14 91 (29.26%) ASP.NET MVC
14 91 (29.26%) BDD
15 86 (27.65%) Software Engineering
16 74 (23.79%) Microsoft Azure
17 72 (23.15%) Entity Framework
17 72 (23.15%) jQuery
18 67 (21.54%) Java
19 62 (19.94%) Pair Programming
20 60 (19.29%) HTML5
20 60 (19.29%) Enterprise Software
21 56 (18.01%) Scrum
22 50 (16.08%) Oracle
23 49 (15.76%) AngularJS
24 46 (14.79%) Spring
25 45 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
26 43 (13.83%) Test Automation

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 18 (5.79%) IIS
2 11 (3.54%) Umbraco
3 9 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (2.57%) CMS
5 7 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.93%) WordPress
7 5 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.29%) JBoss
8 4 (1.29%) Jetty
9 3 (0.96%) Apache
10 1 (0.32%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.32%) Tornado
Applications
1 10 (3.22%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.29%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 74 (23.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (10.93%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.25%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.93%) AdWords
4 6 (1.93%) GitHub
4 6 (1.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.29%) Apigee
6 3 (0.96%) Serverless
7 2 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.64%) Azure Data Factory
7 2 (0.64%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.32%) Google Play
8 1 (0.32%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.22%) Internet
2 4 (1.29%) HTTP
2 4 (1.29%) HTTPS
2 4 (1.29%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) DLNA
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) UPnP
3 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (33.76%) SQL Server
2 43 (13.83%) MySQL
3 32 (10.29%) Relational Database
4 18 (5.79%) RDBMS
5 16 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.50%) Azure SQL Database
6 14 (4.50%) NoSQL
7 10 (3.22%) Apache Cassandra
7 10 (3.22%) SQL Server 2014
7 10 (3.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.25%) Couchbase
9 7 (2.25%) RavenDB
9 7 (2.25%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (1.61%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.29%) Adabas
12 3 (0.96%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (0.96%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 112 (36.01%) Git (software)
2 38 (12.22%) Jenkins
3 31 (9.97%) JUnit
3 31 (9.97%) Subversion
4 26 (8.36%) Selenium
4 26 (8.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 24 (7.72%) Visual Studio
6 23 (7.40%) Cucumber
7 13 (4.18%) gulp
8 12 (3.86%) Gradle
8 12 (3.86%) Mockito
9 11 (3.54%) Ant
9 11 (3.54%) Eclipse
9 11 (3.54%) Grunt
9 11 (3.54%) IntelliJ
9 11 (3.54%) Maven
10 9 (2.89%) NUnit
11 7 (2.25%) JIRA
11 7 (2.25%) TeamCity
11 7 (2.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (8.36%) Finance
2 23 (7.40%) Retail
3 9 (2.89%) Marketing
3 9 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.25%) Games
5 4 (1.29%) Banking
6 2 (0.64%) Automotive
6 2 (0.64%) Back Office
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 259 (83.28%) Developer
2 100 (32.15%) C# Developer
3 89 (28.62%) .NET Developer
4 79 (25.40%) Senior Developer
5 47 (15.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 40 (12.86%) JavaScript Developer
7 38 (12.22%) ASP.NET Developer
7 38 (12.22%) SQL Developer
8 35 (11.25%) Java Developer
9 32 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 32 (10.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 32 (10.29%) Senior C# Developer
10 29 (9.32%) Software Engineer
11 27 (8.68%) Software Developer
12 22 (7.07%) Senior .NET Developer
13 19 (6.11%) Senior SQL Developer
14 16 (5.14%) Senior JavaScript Developer
15 13 (4.18%) Java Engineer
15 13 (4.18%) Java Software Engineer
15 13 (4.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (58.84%) .NET
2 118 (37.94%) .NET Framework
2 118 (37.94%) ASP.NET
3 113 (36.33%) HTML
4 106 (34.08%) CSS
5 91 (29.26%) ASP.NET MVC
6 72 (23.15%) Entity Framework
6 72 (23.15%) jQuery
7 60 (19.29%) HTML5
8 49 (15.76%) AngularJS
9 46 (14.79%) Spring
10 38 (12.22%) Web Services
11 36 (11.58%) React
12 30 (9.65%) CSS3
13 29 (9.32%) WCF
14 27 (8.68%) RESTful
15 24 (7.72%) REST
15 24 (7.72%) Spring Boot
16 20 (6.43%) XML
17 19 (6.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 60 (19.29%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.79%) Mobile App
4 17 (5.47%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (4.82%) User Experience
6 11 (3.54%) Social Media
7 8 (2.57%) Computer Science
7 8 (2.57%) W3C
8 5 (1.61%) Device Driver
9 4 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.29%) Cloud Native
9 4 (1.29%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.29%) NHS
9 4 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.96%) EPoS
11 2 (0.64%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.32%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.32%) Fintech
12 1 (0.32%) MPEG
12 1 (0.32%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.00%) Linux
2 17 (5.47%) Android
3 16 (5.14%) Windows
4 12 (3.86%) Apple iOS
5 8 (2.57%) Embedded Linux
6 5 (1.61%) Unix
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (46.95%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (42.44%) MVC
3 130 (41.80%) TDD
4 91 (29.26%) BDD
5 86 (27.65%) Software Engineering
6 62 (19.94%) Pair Programming
7 56 (18.01%) Scrum
8 45 (14.47%) Continuous Integration
9 43 (13.83%) Test Automation
10 41 (13.18%) OOP
10 41 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (12.22%) OO
12 28 (9.00%) SOLID
13 27 (8.68%) Mentoring
14 26 (8.36%) Domain-Driven Design
15 18 (5.79%) E-Commerce
15 18 (5.79%) Mobile Development
16 17 (5.47%) Collaborative Working
16 17 (5.47%) DevOps
17 13 (4.18%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 175 (56.27%) JavaScript
2 156 (50.16%) C#
3 144 (46.30%) SQL
4 67 (21.54%) Java
5 40 (12.86%) T-SQL
6 31 (9.97%) PHP
7 14 (4.50%) C++
7 14 (4.50%) Java 8
8 11 (3.54%) Ruby
9 10 (3.22%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.93%) C
10 6 (1.93%) PHP 5
11 5 (1.61%) Kotlin
11 5 (1.61%) Python
12 4 (1.29%) ActionScript
12 4 (1.29%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (0.96%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.64%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.64%) GLSL
14 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (1.61%) Degree
2 4 (1.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.14%) QA
2 5 (1.61%) GDPR
2 5 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (8.36%) Docker
2 1 (0.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (4.82%) Terraform
2 14 (4.50%) Puppet
3 12 (3.86%) Ansible
4 9 (2.89%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.64%) Consul
5 2 (0.64%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.64%) Packer
5 2 (0.64%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.32%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 119 (38.26%) Microsoft
2 50 (16.08%) Oracle
3 16 (5.14%) Google
4 13 (4.18%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.57%) Cisco
6 7 (2.25%) MuleSoft
6 7 (2.25%) webMethods
6 7 (2.25%) Zend
7 6 (1.93%) IBM
8 2 (0.64%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.64%) Splunk
8 2 (0.64%) Twitter
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe
9 1 (0.32%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.32%) McAfee
9 1 (0.32%) PayPal
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com