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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 38 51 55
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.20% 1.31% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.56% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -24.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
212 256 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 93.39% 83.93% 90.43%
Number of salaries quoted 203 218 304
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,900 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Web Development
3 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 13 (86.67%) Degree
3 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
3 13 (86.67%) jQuery
3 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
4 10 (66.67%) Ajax
4 10 (66.67%) J2EE
4 10 (66.67%) Java
4 10 (66.67%) JUnit
4 10 (66.67%) JSP
4 10 (66.67%) Struts
4 10 (66.67%) Web Services
4 10 (66.67%) XML
4 10 (66.67%) Linux
4 10 (66.67%) Sun
4 10 (66.67%) Sun Certification
4 10 (66.67%) EJB
4 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (26.67%) OO
5 4 (26.67%) TDD
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (20.00%) MVC
6 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
6 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (20.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) JUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) NUnit
3 1 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Zend Studio
General
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Java Developer
2 10 (66.67%) J2EE Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 10 (66.67%) Linux Developer
3 3 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 10 (66.67%) Ajax
2 10 (66.67%) EJB
2 10 (66.67%) J2EE
2 10 (66.67%) JSP
2 10 (66.67%) Struts
2 10 (66.67%) Web Services
2 10 (66.67%) XML
3 3 (20.00%) .NET
3 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 3 (20.00%) Kendo UI
3 3 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Flash
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Computer Science
2 10 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) Web Development
3 13 (86.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) OO
4 4 (26.67%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (20.00%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
7 1 (6.67%) B2B
7 1 (6.67%) B2C
7 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.67%) OOP
7 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.67%) Scrum
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
7 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 10 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) Degree
2 10 (66.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Sun
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.67%) Zend