Period
to 7 May 2021

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 7 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
7 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 63 124 131
Rank change year-on-year +61 +7 -30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 202 97 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.99% 1.95% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 2.14% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 191 88 167
10th Percentile £37,500 £33,750 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,063 £39,313 £37,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £52,500
90th Percentile " £58,750 £56,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 4,738 4,526 6,872
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.56% 91.05% 91.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3,862 3,841 5,664
10th Percentile £29,250 £27,750 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.15% +9.41% -
75th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unit Testing in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Yorkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 7 May 2021.

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 7 May 2021. 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 +69 124 £45,500 -9.00% 21
South Yorkshire -8 47 £57,500 +43.75% 5
North Yorkshire +4 25 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 7 May 2021, 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.

1 146 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (57.43%) JavaScript
3 106 (52.48%) C#
4 91 (45.05%) Azure
5 88 (43.56%) Software Engineering
6 87 (43.07%) AngularJS
7 79 (39.11%) TDD
8 75 (37.13%) DevOps
9 74 (36.63%) Docker
10 68 (33.66%) OOP
11 63 (31.19%) Java
12 61 (30.20%) AWS
12 61 (30.20%) GCP
13 60 (29.70%) Vue.js
14 56 (27.72%) Terraform
15 55 (27.23%) Kubernetes
15 55 (27.23%) .NET
16 52 (25.74%) Python
17 51 (25.25%) C++
17 51 (25.25%) HTML
17 51 (25.25%) SOLID
18 49 (24.26%) CSS
19 48 (23.76%) Ruby
19 48 (23.76%) Scala
19 48 (23.76%) Kotlin
19 48 (23.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
19 48 (23.76%) AWS CloudFormation
19 48 (23.76%) Go
20 46 (22.77%) SQL Server
21 39 (19.31%) Scrum

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 2 (0.99%) Confluence
1 2 (0.99%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.50%) CMS
2 1 (0.50%) IIS
2 1 (0.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (6.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.98%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.49%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 91 (45.05%) Azure
2 61 (30.20%) AWS
2 61 (30.20%) GCP
3 48 (23.76%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (6.93%) Power Platform
5 5 (2.48%) NuGet
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.99%) IaaS
7 2 (0.99%) PaaS
7 2 (0.99%) SaaS
7 2 (0.99%) Serverless
7 2 (0.99%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.50%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.50%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.98%) Internet
2 3 (1.49%) DLNA
2 3 (1.49%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.49%) UPnP
2 3 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (22.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.42%) Data Warehouse
3 16 (7.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (6.93%) Power BI
4 14 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (6.44%) Tableau
6 12 (5.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 12 (5.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 11 (5.45%) MySQL
7 11 (5.45%) PowerPivot
7 11 (5.45%) SQL Server 2019
7 11 (5.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (1.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.98%) Big Data
8 4 (1.98%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.49%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 2 (0.99%) Redis
Development Applications
1 32 (15.84%) Git (software)
2 26 (12.87%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (8.91%) Visual Studio
4 11 (5.45%) Selenium
4 11 (5.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 10 (4.95%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.47%) JUnit
6 7 (3.47%) TeamCity
7 6 (2.97%) NUnit
8 5 (2.48%) SonarQube
9 4 (1.98%) Jasmine
9 4 (1.98%) Maven
10 3 (1.49%) GCC
10 3 (1.49%) GDB
10 3 (1.49%) GoogleTest
10 3 (1.49%) gulp
10 3 (1.49%) JIRA
10 3 (1.49%) Mockito
11 2 (0.99%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.50%) SoapUI
General
1 34 (16.83%) Social Skills
2 15 (7.43%) Finance
3 12 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (5.45%) Law
5 6 (2.97%) Publishing
6 3 (1.49%) Electronics
6 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.99%) Games
7 2 (0.99%) Retail
8 1 (0.50%) Marketing
8 1 (0.50%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 86 (42.57%) Developer
2 68 (33.66%) Software Engineer
3 26 (12.87%) .NET Developer
4 18 (8.91%) Senior Developer
5 17 (8.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 16 (7.92%) C# Developer
7 15 (7.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (7.43%) Test Manager
8 14 (6.93%) PHP Developer
9 12 (5.94%) Analyst
10 11 (5.45%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 11 (5.45%) Power BI Analyst
10 11 (5.45%) Senior .NET Developer
10 11 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
11 10 (4.95%) Web Developer
12 9 (4.46%) .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (4.46%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (4.46%) HTML Developer
12 9 (4.46%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
12 9 (4.46%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (43.07%) AngularJS
2 60 (29.70%) Vue.js
3 55 (27.23%) .NET
4 51 (25.25%) HTML
5 49 (24.26%) CSS
6 31 (15.35%) React
7 23 (11.39%) HTML5
8 20 (9.90%) .NET Framework
8 20 (9.90%) CSS3
9 18 (8.91%) .NET Core
10 16 (7.92%) REST
11 14 (6.93%) ASP.NET Web API
11 14 (6.93%) jQuery
11 14 (6.93%) Laravel
12 13 (6.44%) ASP.NET
13 12 (5.94%) JSON
13 12 (5.94%) Web Services
14 11 (5.45%) Angular 2
14 11 (5.45%) MDX
15 9 (4.46%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.41%) User Experience
2 11 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (3.96%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.47%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.48%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.49%) Digital TV
6 3 (1.49%) MPEG
7 2 (0.99%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.50%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.50%) NHS
8 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.50%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.95%) Windows
2 7 (3.47%) Linux
3 5 (2.48%) Android
4 3 (1.49%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.50%) Unix
6 1 (0.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (43.56%) Software Engineering
3 79 (39.11%) TDD
4 75 (37.13%) DevOps
5 68 (33.66%) OOP
6 51 (25.25%) SOLID
7 48 (23.76%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 39 (19.31%) Scrum
9 31 (15.35%) MVC
10 30 (14.85%) Business Intelligence
10 30 (14.85%) Continuous Integration
11 25 (12.38%) Test Automation
12 23 (11.39%) Web Development
13 20 (9.90%) Collaborative Working
14 18 (8.91%) BDD
14 18 (8.91%) Mentoring
15 17 (8.42%) Technical Leadership
16 15 (7.43%) OO
16 15 (7.43%) Problem-Solving
16 15 (7.43%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 116 (57.43%) JavaScript
2 106 (52.48%) C#
3 63 (31.19%) Java
4 52 (25.74%) Python
5 51 (25.25%) C++
6 48 (23.76%) Go
6 48 (23.76%) Kotlin
6 48 (23.76%) Ruby
6 48 (23.76%) Scala
7 38 (18.81%) SQL
8 18 (8.91%) PHP
9 13 (6.44%) T-SQL
10 11 (5.45%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 10 (4.95%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.48%) ES6
13 4 (1.98%) Java 8
13 4 (1.98%) Java 9
14 3 (1.49%) C
14 3 (1.49%) VBA
15 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (4.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.43%) QA
System Software
1 74 (36.63%) Docker
Systems Management
1 56 (27.72%) Terraform
2 55 (27.23%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.98%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.97%) Oracle
3 5 (2.48%) Telerik
4 4 (1.98%) Google
5 3 (1.49%) Adobe
5 3 (1.49%) Zend
6 2 (0.99%) Alteryx
6 2 (0.99%) hybris
6 2 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.50%) New Relic
7 1 (0.50%) SAP