Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 148 107
Rank change year-on-year +66 -41 -31
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 323 217 331
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.33% 2.03% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.59% 2.20% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 254 200 273
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £31,625 £31,250 £29,375
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +9.89%

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 8,985 9,877 10,868
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.50% 92.23% 90.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7,549 8,426 9,027
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 £25,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 +56 210 £45,000 +5.88% 23
North Yorkshire +60 79 £45,000 +12.50% 6
South Yorkshire -6 23 £50,000 +5.26% 2
East Yorkshire +17 2 £23,500 -32.86% 3
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 17 July 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.

1 228 (70.59%) .NET
2 213 (65.94%) C#
3 207 (64.09%) JavaScript
4 180 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
5 168 (52.01%) SQL
6 166 (51.39%) TDD
7 153 (47.37%) MVC
8 149 (46.13%) ASP.NET
9 137 (42.41%) .NET Framework
10 135 (41.80%) Microsoft
11 127 (39.32%) SQL Server
12 122 (37.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 120 (37.15%) HTML
14 115 (35.60%) Git (software)
15 110 (34.06%) CSS
15 110 (34.06%) BDD
16 90 (27.86%) Software Engineering
17 88 (27.24%) Entity Framework
18 81 (25.08%) Microsoft Azure
19 79 (24.46%) Pair Programming
20 74 (22.91%) Enterprise Software
21 71 (21.98%) jQuery
22 65 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
23 63 (19.50%) Scrum
24 57 (17.65%) Web Services
25 53 (16.41%) Finance
25 53 (16.41%) HTML5
26 52 (16.10%) Java
27 44 (13.62%) RESTful
28 43 (13.31%) Problem-Solving

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 14 (4.33%) Umbraco
2 11 (3.41%) Apache
2 11 (3.41%) IIS
3 5 (1.55%) CMS
4 2 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.62%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.31%) Confluence
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (0.31%) Tornado
5 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 81 (25.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (8.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.24%) GitHub
4 3 (0.93%) Serverless
5 2 (0.62%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.62%) npm
6 1 (0.31%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.62%) HTTP
1 2 (0.62%) Internet
2 1 (0.31%) 3G
2 1 (0.31%) AMQP
2 1 (0.31%) DLNA
2 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.31%) UPnP
2 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (39.32%) SQL Server
2 37 (11.46%) MySQL
3 30 (9.29%) Relational Database
4 25 (7.74%) MongoDB
5 21 (6.50%) NoSQL
6 15 (4.64%) RavenDB
7 11 (3.41%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (3.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
11 5 (1.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.93%) Power BI
12 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2016
13 2 (0.62%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.62%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 115 (35.60%) Git (software)
2 35 (10.84%) Selenium
3 33 (10.22%) Cucumber
4 31 (9.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (9.29%) Visual Studio
6 25 (7.74%) Jenkins
7 19 (5.88%) JUnit
8 17 (5.26%) SpecFlow
9 16 (4.95%) JIRA
9 16 (4.95%) NUnit
10 15 (4.64%) Subversion
11 13 (4.02%) Grunt
11 13 (4.02%) gulp
12 10 (3.10%) Maven
12 10 (3.10%) Octopus Deploy
13 9 (2.79%) Gradle
13 9 (2.79%) Mockito
13 9 (2.79%) TeamCity
14 8 (2.48%) Bitbucket
14 8 (2.48%) Eclipse
General
1 53 (16.41%) Finance
2 21 (6.50%) Retail
3 10 (3.10%) Financial Institution
4 7 (2.17%) Law
5 5 (1.55%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.24%) Games
7 3 (0.93%) Marketing
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 287 (88.85%) Developer
2 143 (44.27%) .NET Developer
3 134 (41.49%) C# Developer
4 88 (27.24%) C# .NET Developer
5 83 (25.70%) Senior Developer
6 58 (17.96%) ASP.NET Developer
7 57 (17.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 52 (16.10%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 42 (13.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 40 (12.38%) JavaScript Developer
11 37 (11.46%) SQL Developer
12 35 (10.84%) Senior .NET Developer
13 34 (10.53%) Software Developer
14 23 (7.12%) Java Developer
14 23 (7.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
15 20 (6.19%) Software Engineer
16 19 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
17 18 (5.57%) Senior SQL Developer
18 17 (5.26%) PHP Developer
18 17 (5.26%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (70.59%) .NET
2 149 (46.13%) ASP.NET
3 137 (42.41%) .NET Framework
4 122 (37.77%) ASP.NET MVC
5 120 (37.15%) HTML
6 110 (34.06%) CSS
7 88 (27.24%) Entity Framework
8 71 (21.98%) jQuery
9 57 (17.65%) Web Services
10 53 (16.41%) HTML5
11 44 (13.62%) RESTful
12 43 (13.31%) React
13 41 (12.69%) AngularJS
14 37 (11.46%) Spring
15 29 (8.98%) CSS3
16 27 (8.36%) WCF
17 21 (6.50%) Sass
18 20 (6.19%) REST
19 17 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
19 17 (5.26%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 74 (22.91%) Enterprise Software
2 20 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.95%) User Experience
4 14 (4.33%) Greenfield Project
5 13 (4.02%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (3.72%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.55%) NHS
9 4 (1.24%) PMI
9 4 (1.24%) Social Media
9 4 (1.24%) W3C
10 3 (0.93%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.93%) Computer Science
10 3 (0.93%) EPoS
10 3 (0.93%) Video\Live Streaming
11 2 (0.62%) Augmented Reality
11 2 (0.62%) Fintech
12 1 (0.31%) Digital Media
12 1 (0.31%) MPEG
12 1 (0.31%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.10%) Android
2 8 (2.48%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.55%) Windows
4 4 (1.24%) Linux
5 2 (0.62%) Unix
6 1 (0.31%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (55.73%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (51.39%) TDD
3 153 (47.37%) MVC
4 110 (34.06%) BDD
5 90 (27.86%) Software Engineering
6 79 (24.46%) Pair Programming
7 65 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
8 63 (19.50%) Scrum
9 43 (13.31%) Problem-Solving
10 37 (11.46%) Mentoring
11 35 (10.84%) OO
12 33 (10.22%) OOP
12 33 (10.22%) Test Automation
13 32 (9.91%) SOLID
14 29 (8.98%) Domain-Driven Design
15 23 (7.12%) Microservices
16 21 (6.50%) SDLC
17 14 (4.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 13 (4.02%) DevOps
18 13 (4.02%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 213 (65.94%) C#
2 207 (64.09%) JavaScript
3 168 (52.01%) SQL
4 52 (16.10%) Java
5 29 (8.98%) PHP
6 23 (7.12%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.10%) Java 8
8 7 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.55%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.24%) C++
11 3 (0.93%) PL/SQL
11 3 (0.93%) Python
11 3 (0.93%) VB
12 2 (0.62%) GLSL
12 2 (0.62%) Kotlin
12 2 (0.62%) Ruby
12 2 (0.62%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.31%) ES6
13 1 (0.31%) Natural
13 1 (0.31%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (1.55%) Degree
1 5 (1.55%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.24%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.26%) QA
2 6 (1.86%) GDPR
2 6 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (7.43%) Docker
2 4 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (4.95%) Terraform
2 11 (3.41%) Ansible
3 7 (2.17%) Puppet
4 6 (1.86%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.31%) Nagios
Vendors
1 135 (41.80%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.84%) Oracle
3 12 (3.72%) Google
4 10 (3.10%) Xamarin
5 8 (2.48%) Cisco
6 7 (2.17%) Twitter
7 4 (1.24%) MuleSoft
7 4 (1.24%) webMethods
8 2 (0.62%) Adobe
8 2 (0.62%) IBM
9 1 (0.31%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore