Period
to 19 January 2022

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 19 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 122 44 118
Rank change year-on-year -78 +74 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 155 213 129
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.20% 5.65% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.39% 6.06% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 129 199 113
10th Percentile £35,000 £41,250 £28,350
25th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,750 £59,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +3.77% +6.00%

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 6,483 3,515 5,526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.07% 93.29% 91.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4,646 2,975 4,614
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,209 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,721 £37,500 £34,851
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,125 £66,900 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -58 97 £55,000 +18.28% 18
South Yorkshire -58 31 £55,000 +10.00% 7
North Yorkshire -34 24 £52,500 +10.53% 1
East Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 117 (75.48%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (61.94%) JavaScript
3 95 (61.29%) Azure
4 92 (59.35%) React
5 80 (51.61%) C#
6 71 (45.81%) TDD
7 70 (45.16%) Docker
8 69 (44.52%) DevOps
9 68 (43.87%) AngularJS
9 68 (43.87%) AWS
10 66 (42.58%) SOLID
11 65 (41.94%) Software Engineering
11 65 (41.94%) Java
12 63 (40.65%) Vue.js
13 58 (37.42%) OOP
14 57 (36.77%) Scala
14 57 (36.77%) Kubernetes
15 54 (34.84%) Python
16 52 (33.55%) C++
16 52 (33.55%) Kotlin
17 51 (32.90%) Terraform
18 49 (31.61%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
18 49 (31.61%) AWS CloudFormation
18 49 (31.61%) GCP
18 49 (31.61%) Go
18 49 (31.61%) Ruby
19 33 (21.29%) SQL
19 33 (21.29%) Git (software)
20 31 (20.00%) .NET
20 31 (20.00%) SQL Server

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 5 (3.23%) CMS
2 4 (2.58%) Headless CMS
2 4 (2.58%) JBoss
2 4 (2.58%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (7.10%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 95 (61.29%) Azure
2 68 (43.87%) AWS
3 49 (31.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 49 (31.61%) GCP
4 6 (3.87%) Boomi
5 5 (3.23%) SaaS
6 4 (2.58%) Serverless
7 3 (1.94%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 3 (1.94%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.94%) PaaS
8 2 (1.29%) Azure Service Bus
8 2 (1.29%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.65%) Azure Logic Apps
9 1 (0.65%) Azure Service Fabric
9 1 (0.65%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.94%) DLNA
1 3 (1.94%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.94%) UPnP
1 3 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (1.29%) Broadband
3 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 15 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (7.74%) Tableau
4 11 (7.10%) MySQL
5 10 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (3.87%) Azure SQL Database
6 6 (3.87%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (1.94%) Redis
9 2 (1.29%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.29%) Power BI
9 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.65%) Big Data
10 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 33 (21.29%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.74%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.16%) webpack
4 6 (3.87%) NUnit
5 5 (3.23%) Babel
5 5 (3.23%) JIRA
5 5 (3.23%) YouTrack
6 4 (2.58%) JUnit
6 4 (2.58%) Subversion
7 3 (1.94%) Bitbucket
7 3 (1.94%) GCC
7 3 (1.94%) GDB
7 3 (1.94%) GoogleTest
7 3 (1.94%) Jenkins
7 3 (1.94%) Mockito
7 3 (1.94%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (1.94%) Visual Studio Code
8 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
General
1 17 (10.97%) Finance
2 15 (9.68%) Social Skills
3 7 (4.52%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.23%) Marketing
5 4 (2.58%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 4 (2.58%) Public Sector
5 4 (2.58%) Retail
6 3 (1.94%) Electronics
7 2 (1.29%) Games
7 2 (1.29%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 73 (47.10%) Developer
2 59 (38.06%) Software Engineer
3 22 (14.19%) .NET Developer
4 17 (10.97%) React Developer
5 9 (5.81%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (4.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 7 (4.52%) PHP Developer
6 7 (4.52%) Software Developer
7 6 (3.87%) Java Developer
7 6 (3.87%) Test Leader
7 6 (3.87%) Test Manager
7 6 (3.87%) Web Developer
8 5 (3.23%) Senior Developer
9 4 (2.58%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.58%) Java Engineer
9 4 (2.58%) Java Software Engineer
9 4 (2.58%) Junior
9 4 (2.58%) Junior Developer
9 4 (2.58%) Python Software Engineer
9 4 (2.58%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (59.35%) React
2 68 (43.87%) AngularJS
3 63 (40.65%) Vue.js
4 31 (20.00%) .NET
5 24 (15.48%) .NET Framework
6 19 (12.26%) RESTful
7 18 (11.61%) .NET Core
8 17 (10.97%) CSS
8 17 (10.97%) HTML
8 17 (10.97%) Node.js
9 12 (7.74%) Entity Framework
10 9 (5.81%) Kafka
10 9 (5.81%) Laravel
11 8 (5.16%) Spring Boot
11 8 (5.16%) Web Services
12 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET
12 7 (4.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 7 (4.52%) JSON
13 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (3.87%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (9.68%) User Experience
2 9 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (3.87%) Legacy Code
4 4 (2.58%) Cyber Defence
4 4 (2.58%) Cyberattack
5 3 (1.94%) Algorithms
5 3 (1.94%) Life Science
5 3 (1.94%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.94%) MPEG
5 3 (1.94%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.29%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.65%) NHS
7 1 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.65%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.94%) Android
1 3 (1.94%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (1.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (75.48%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (45.81%) TDD
3 69 (44.52%) DevOps
4 66 (42.58%) SOLID
5 65 (41.94%) Software Engineering
6 58 (37.42%) OOP
7 49 (31.61%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 27 (17.42%) Analytics
9 25 (16.13%) Front End Development
10 23 (14.84%) MVC
11 16 (10.32%) Web Development
12 15 (9.68%) Full Stack Development
13 14 (9.03%) Test Automation
14 13 (8.39%) Scrum
15 12 (7.74%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (7.74%) ETL
15 12 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
16 11 (7.10%) BDD
16 11 (7.10%) Configuration Management
16 11 (7.10%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 96 (61.94%) JavaScript
2 80 (51.61%) C#
3 65 (41.94%) Java
4 57 (36.77%) Scala
5 54 (34.84%) Python
6 52 (33.55%) C++
6 52 (33.55%) Kotlin
7 49 (31.61%) Go
7 49 (31.61%) Ruby
8 33 (21.29%) SQL
9 20 (12.90%) TypeScript
10 18 (11.61%) PHP
11 15 (9.68%) T-SQL
12 11 (7.10%) VBA
13 6 (3.87%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.94%) C
14 3 (1.94%) Dart
14 3 (1.94%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.65%) Java 11
15 1 (0.65%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (1.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (1.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) Accessibility
2 3 (1.94%) IEC 62304
2 3 (1.94%) ISO 13485
2 3 (1.94%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.29%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 70 (45.16%) Docker
2 3 (1.94%) Firmware
3 1 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 57 (36.77%) Kubernetes
2 51 (32.90%) Terraform
3 5 (3.23%) Puppet
4 3 (1.94%) Graphite
4 3 (1.94%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.94%) Prometheus
5 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (6.45%) Alteryx
1 10 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 6 (3.87%) Dell
3 3 (1.94%) Google
3 3 (1.94%) Splunk
3 3 (1.94%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.29%) Databricks
4 2 (1.29%) Zend
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore