The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 50 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.79% 2.27% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.61% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £32,395
10% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £31,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 268 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 85.66% 87.01% 85.08%
Number of salaries quoted 224 238 247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bedford region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Bedford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) Degree
2 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (71.43%) Kendo UI
3 5 (71.43%) Backbone.js
3 5 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (71.43%) Node.js
3 5 (71.43%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
4 4 (57.14%) CSS
4 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
5 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (28.57%) T-SQL

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (14.29%) NUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
1 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) QA Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) .NET
1 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Backbone.js
2 5 (71.43%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (71.43%) Kendo UI
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (14.29%) WF
5 1 (14.29%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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