Period
to 24 September 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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 110 52 177
Rank change year-on-year -58 +125 -101
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 173 121 131
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.67% 4.64% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 4.93% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 139 112 117
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,250 £27,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £55,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% +10.00%

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 6,097 2,454 6,776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.05% 94.06% 91.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,740 2,145 5,476
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.27% +2.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -18 111 £55,000 +22.22% 23
South Yorkshire -43 44 £57,500 +27.78% 4
North Yorkshire -35 18 £46,250 -7.50% 1
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 128 (73.99%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (73.41%) JavaScript
3 109 (63.01%) React
4 91 (52.60%) Docker
5 87 (50.29%) Software Engineering
6 83 (47.98%) TDD
7 82 (47.40%) AngularJS
8 79 (45.66%) C#
9 78 (45.09%) Azure
10 76 (43.93%) Java
11 70 (40.46%) Vue.js
12 65 (37.57%) SOLID
12 65 (37.57%) DevOps
13 60 (34.68%) Kubernetes
13 60 (34.68%) Scala
14 59 (34.10%) Kotlin
15 53 (30.64%) AWS
16 51 (29.48%) Terraform
17 48 (27.75%) Python
18 47 (27.17%) GCP
19 46 (26.59%) OOP
19 46 (26.59%) HTML
19 46 (26.59%) CSS
20 45 (26.01%) C++
20 45 (26.01%) Ruby
20 45 (26.01%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
20 45 (26.01%) AWS CloudFormation
20 45 (26.01%) Go
21 39 (22.54%) SQL
22 38 (21.97%) Redux

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 4 (2.31%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.58%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.58%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 78 (45.09%) Azure
2 53 (30.64%) AWS
3 47 (27.17%) GCP
4 45 (26.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (8.09%) PaaS
6 9 (5.20%) Power Platform
7 5 (2.89%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.89%) Azure Service Bus
8 3 (1.73%) Azure Logic Apps
9 2 (1.16%) Azure Service Fabric
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 21 (12.14%) MySQL
3 16 (9.25%) NoSQL
4 14 (8.09%) Redis
5 12 (6.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (6.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 11 (6.36%) Big Data
6 11 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.36%) Tableau
7 10 (5.78%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (5.20%) Power BI
8 9 (5.20%) SQL Server 2016
9 6 (3.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (3.47%) PowerPivot
9 6 (3.47%) SQL Server 2019
9 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (2.89%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.73%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
12 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.14%) Babel
2 21 (12.14%) webpack
3 15 (8.67%) Jenkins
4 14 (8.09%) Visual Studio
5 11 (6.36%) JUnit
5 11 (6.36%) Maven
6 7 (4.05%) Selenium
7 6 (3.47%) Cucumber
7 6 (3.47%) Jasmine
7 6 (3.47%) NUnit
7 6 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.89%) Moq
8 5 (2.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (2.89%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.58%) gulp
9 1 (0.58%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.58%) Subversion
9 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (6.94%) Finance
2 11 (6.36%) Social Skills
3 10 (5.78%) Law
4 7 (4.05%) Games
5 5 (2.89%) Publishing
6 2 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.16%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (43.93%) Developer
2 71 (41.04%) Software Engineer
3 17 (9.83%) .NET Developer
3 17 (9.83%) Lead Developer
4 15 (8.67%) Senior Software Engineer
5 14 (8.09%) Java Developer
6 13 (7.51%) React Developer
7 12 (6.94%) C# Developer
8 11 (6.36%) Lead Java Developer
9 10 (5.78%) PHP Developer
9 10 (5.78%) Test Manager
10 9 (5.20%) Analyst
10 9 (5.20%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (4.05%) Games Engineer
11 7 (4.05%) JavaScript Engineer
11 7 (4.05%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.47%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) Power BI Analyst
12 6 (3.47%) UI Developer
13 5 (2.89%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (63.01%) React
2 82 (47.40%) AngularJS
3 70 (40.46%) Vue.js
4 46 (26.59%) CSS
4 46 (26.59%) HTML
5 38 (21.97%) Redux
6 29 (16.76%) .NET
7 25 (14.45%) .NET Core
8 24 (13.87%) Kafka
9 22 (12.72%) Node.js
10 19 (10.98%) CSS3
10 19 (10.98%) jQuery
11 16 (9.25%) .NET Framework
11 16 (9.25%) RESTful
12 15 (8.67%) REST
13 14 (8.09%) Blazor
13 14 (8.09%) Spring
14 13 (7.51%) HTML5
14 13 (7.51%) Web Services
15 12 (6.94%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 32 (18.50%) Legacy Code
2 29 (16.76%) User Experience
3 9 (5.20%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.89%) Legacy Applications
5 4 (2.31%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (1.73%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.73%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.73%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.16%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (73.99%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (50.29%) Software Engineering
3 83 (47.98%) TDD
4 65 (37.57%) DevOps
4 65 (37.57%) SOLID
5 46 (26.59%) OOP
6 45 (26.01%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 37 (21.39%) Scrum
8 26 (15.03%) Test Automation
9 20 (11.56%) Full Stack Development
10 19 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
10 19 (10.98%) Kanban
11 16 (9.25%) MVC
12 15 (8.67%) Analytics
12 15 (8.67%) Domain-Driven Design
12 15 (8.67%) Front End Development
12 15 (8.67%) Pair Programming
13 14 (8.09%) Mentoring
14 13 (7.51%) BDD
14 13 (7.51%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 127 (73.41%) JavaScript
2 79 (45.66%) C#
3 76 (43.93%) Java
4 60 (34.68%) Scala
5 59 (34.10%) Kotlin
6 48 (27.75%) Python
7 45 (26.01%) C++
7 45 (26.01%) Go
7 45 (26.01%) Ruby
8 39 (22.54%) SQL
9 33 (19.08%) PHP
10 18 (10.40%) TypeScript
11 14 (8.09%) T-SQL
12 11 (6.36%) Java 8
12 11 (6.36%) Java 9
13 9 (5.20%) Java 11
14 7 (4.05%) ES6
15 6 (3.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
16 5 (2.89%) PowerShell
16 5 (2.89%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 91 (52.60%) Docker
Systems Management
1 60 (34.68%) Kubernetes
2 51 (29.48%) Terraform
3 14 (8.09%) Graphite
3 14 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (8.09%) Prometheus
4 11 (6.36%) Ansible
5 1 (0.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.09%) Splunk
3 7 (4.05%) Xamarin
4 5 (2.89%) Telerik
5 4 (2.31%) Alteryx
6 3 (1.73%) Zend
7 1 (0.58%) Adobe
7 1 (0.58%) Databricks
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore