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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 25 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 142 78 116
Rank change year-on-year -64 +38 +47
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 156 194 81
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.05% 3.40% 1.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.61% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 114 177 71
10th Percentile £33,250 £37,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £41,625 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £70,000 - £57,500
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +9.52% -

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 7,100 5,374 3,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 93.35% 94.12% 92.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4,347 4,238 3,234
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £37,280 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +9.41%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +1.82% +4.76%

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 25 June 2022.

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 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -73 89 £55,000 +16.40% 11
North Yorkshire 0 42 £52,500 +10.53% 2
South Yorkshire -31 17 £55,000 -4.35% 5
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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.

1 112 (71.79%) Agile
2 85 (54.49%) Software Engineering
3 72 (46.15%) JavaScript
4 71 (45.51%) Java
5 70 (44.87%) Azure
6 67 (42.95%) AWS
7 66 (42.31%) Git (software)
8 62 (39.74%) React
9 58 (37.18%) Scrum
10 56 (35.90%) Node.js
11 51 (32.69%) TDD
12 47 (30.13%) Python
13 44 (28.21%) C++
13 44 (28.21%) SOLID
14 41 (26.28%) Test Automation
15 40 (25.64%) DevOps
15 40 (25.64%) C#
16 39 (25.00%) AngularJS
17 37 (23.72%) TypeScript
17 37 (23.72%) Social Skills
18 34 (21.79%) Problem-Solving
18 34 (21.79%) Docker
19 33 (21.15%) SQL
19 33 (21.15%) Web Development
20 31 (19.87%) Finance
20 31 (19.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
21 30 (19.23%) OOP
22 29 (18.59%) Ruby
22 29 (18.59%) Vue.js
23 28 (17.95%) Cyberattack

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 13 (8.33%) JBoss
1 13 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 13 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (3.85%) CMS
2 6 (3.85%) Confluence
2 6 (3.85%) Headless CMS
3 1 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.64%) OpenZeppelin
Applications
1 4 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 70 (44.87%) Azure
2 67 (42.95%) AWS
3 18 (11.54%) GCP
4 16 (10.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (7.05%) GitHub
6 10 (6.41%) Matillion
6 10 (6.41%) Snowflake
7 6 (3.85%) Firebase
7 6 (3.85%) GitHub Actions
8 3 (1.92%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.64%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.64%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (0.64%) Azure Stack
9 1 (0.64%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.64%) PowerApps
9 1 (0.64%) SaaS
9 1 (0.64%) Serverless
9 1 (0.64%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.41%) Broadband
2 7 (4.49%) DLNA
2 7 (4.49%) MQTT
2 7 (4.49%) TCP/IP
2 7 (4.49%) UPnP
2 7 (4.49%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 10 (6.41%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (6.41%) MySQL
4 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.28%) Power BI
7 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 66 (42.31%) Git (software)
2 20 (12.82%) Subversion
3 18 (11.54%) GoogleTest
4 17 (10.90%) Jenkins
5 13 (8.33%) JIRA
6 10 (6.41%) Postman
7 7 (4.49%) Bitbucket
7 7 (4.49%) GCC
7 7 (4.49%) GDB
7 7 (4.49%) JUnit
7 7 (4.49%) Mockito
7 7 (4.49%) Rational DOORS
7 7 (4.49%) TestRail
8 6 (3.85%) Crashlytics
8 6 (3.85%) GitLab
8 6 (3.85%) Gradle
8 6 (3.85%) SonarQube
8 6 (3.85%) Visual Studio
9 5 (3.21%) Visual Studio Code
9 5 (3.21%) webpack
General
1 37 (23.72%) Social Skills
2 31 (19.87%) Finance
2 31 (19.87%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 23 (14.74%) Public Sector
4 11 (7.05%) Electronics
5 6 (3.85%) Marketing
6 5 (3.21%) Games
6 5 (3.21%) Influencing Skills
6 5 (3.21%) Law
6 5 (3.21%) Legal
7 2 (1.28%) Advertising
8 1 (0.64%) Automotive
8 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.64%) Military
8 1 (0.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 71 (45.51%) Developer
2 60 (38.46%) Software Engineer
3 20 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
4 13 (8.33%) Java Engineer
4 13 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
4 13 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 12 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 12 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 11 (7.05%) Embedded Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (7.05%) Senior Developer
7 9 (5.77%) React Developer
7 9 (5.77%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
8 8 (5.13%) C++ Software Engineer
8 8 (5.13%) Senior Java Engineer
8 8 (5.13%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Embedded Java Engineer
9 7 (4.49%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
9 7 (4.49%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (39.74%) React
2 56 (35.90%) Node.js
3 39 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 29 (18.59%) Vue.js
5 26 (16.67%) HTML
6 23 (14.74%) CSS
6 23 (14.74%) Spring Boot
7 20 (12.82%) Apache NiFi
7 20 (12.82%) Kafka
8 17 (10.90%) .NET
9 14 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (7.05%) WPF
11 10 (6.41%) Gherkin
11 10 (6.41%) Laravel
11 10 (6.41%) Playwright
12 9 (5.77%) jQuery
12 9 (5.77%) JSON
12 9 (5.77%) Web Services
13 8 (5.13%) ASP.NET
13 8 (5.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.95%) Cyber Defence
1 28 (17.95%) Cyberattack
2 14 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (5.13%) Mobile App
4 7 (4.49%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (4.49%) MPEG
5 6 (3.85%) NHS
5 6 (3.85%) User Experience
6 5 (3.21%) Digital TV
6 5 (3.21%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.56%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (2.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.56%) STB
8 3 (1.92%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.92%) Educational Technology
8 3 (1.92%) IoT
8 3 (1.92%) Life Science
9 2 (1.28%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.64%) Legacy Systems
10 1 (0.64%) NFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (12.18%) Android
2 15 (9.62%) Linux
3 12 (7.69%) Windows
4 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (71.79%) Agile
2 85 (54.49%) Software Engineering
3 58 (37.18%) Scrum
4 51 (32.69%) TDD
5 44 (28.21%) SOLID
6 41 (26.28%) Test Automation
7 40 (25.64%) DevOps
8 34 (21.79%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (21.15%) Web Development
10 30 (19.23%) OOP
11 28 (17.95%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 28 (17.95%) Threat Intelligence
12 24 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
12 24 (15.38%) OO
13 23 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
14 22 (14.10%) BDD
14 22 (14.10%) Front End Development
14 22 (14.10%) Full Stack Development
15 20 (12.82%) Software Testing
16 17 (10.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 72 (46.15%) JavaScript
2 71 (45.51%) Java
3 47 (30.13%) Python
4 44 (28.21%) C++
5 40 (25.64%) C#
6 37 (23.72%) TypeScript
7 33 (21.15%) SQL
8 29 (18.59%) Ruby
9 27 (17.31%) Scala
10 22 (14.10%) Kotlin
11 17 (10.90%) C
11 17 (10.90%) Go
12 10 (6.41%) PHP
13 7 (4.49%) Elixir
14 6 (3.85%) ES6
14 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.64%) Rust
15 1 (0.64%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 17 (10.90%) Degree
2 7 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (4.49%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.56%) DBS Check
4 3 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.97%) QA
2 13 (8.33%) Accessibility
3 3 (1.92%) IEC 62304
3 3 (1.92%) ISO 13485
3 3 (1.92%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (21.79%) Docker
2 4 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (12.18%) Kubernetes
2 16 (10.26%) Terraform
3 8 (5.13%) Puppet
4 4 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 25 (16.03%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.54%) Google
3 6 (3.85%) Oracle
4 3 (1.92%) Zend
5 1 (0.64%) Dynatrace