The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 77 51 80
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +29
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 36 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.81% 3.78% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 4.62% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 17
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,975 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 779 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.76% 81.74% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 760 717 719
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -15 9 £30,000 -7.69%
Luton -16 6 £45,000 +9.09%
Dunstable -7 1 £37,500 -3.22%
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
3 20 (42.55%) Java
4 17 (36.17%) C#
4 17 (36.17%) .NET
5 16 (34.04%) jQuery
6 15 (31.91%) Use Case
6 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
6 15 (31.91%) C++
6 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
7 14 (29.79%) Web Services
7 14 (29.79%) C
7 14 (29.79%) SC Cleared
7 14 (29.79%) Degree
8 12 (25.53%) Web Development
8 12 (25.53%) Subversion
8 12 (25.53%) Bugzilla
8 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
8 12 (25.53%) Rational DOORS
9 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
9 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
10 10 (21.28%) JUnit
10 10 (21.28%) XML
10 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
11 9 (19.15%) Rational Rhapsody
11 9 (19.15%) JSP
11 9 (19.15%) Struts
11 9 (19.15%) Linux
11 9 (19.15%) UML
11 9 (19.15%) J2EE

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.26%) Papyrus
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (25.53%) MS Excel
2 6 (12.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) HTTP
2 1 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.53%) Subversion
1 12 (25.53%) Bugzilla
1 12 (25.53%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (21.28%) JUnit
3 9 (19.15%) Rational Rhapsody
4 7 (14.89%) Visual Studio
5 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.38%) NUnit
7 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.13%) RSpec
7 1 (2.13%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.13%) MSTest
7 1 (2.13%) Selenium
7 1 (2.13%) FitNesse
General
1 6 (12.77%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 16 (34.04%) Software Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Java Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Test Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) J2EE Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Software Test Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) Programmer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Graduate
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (4.26%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) C# Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) jQuery
3 14 (29.79%) Web Services
4 10 (21.28%) XML
5 9 (19.15%) JSP
5 9 (19.15%) Struts
5 9 (19.15%) J2EE
5 9 (19.15%) EJB
5 9 (19.15%) Ajax
6 8 (17.02%) CSS
6 8 (17.02%) HTML
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (14.89%) WCF
8 4 (8.51%) WPF
8 4 (8.51%) NHibernate
8 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 4 (8.51%) Razor View Engine
9 3 (6.38%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Computer Science
2 10 (21.28%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) EMV
4 2 (4.26%) EPoS
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (55.32%) Software Engineering
3 15 (31.91%) Use Case
4 12 (25.53%) Web Development
5 9 (19.15%) UML
6 8 (17.02%) Waterfall
6 8 (17.02%) MVC
7 6 (12.77%) Cyber Security
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum
8 5 (10.64%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (8.51%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (8.51%) Time Management
9 4 (8.51%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.51%) TDD
9 4 (8.51%) B2B
9 4 (8.51%) B2C
9 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.51%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.26%) BDD
10 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) C#
3 15 (31.91%) C++
3 15 (31.91%) JavaScript
4 14 (29.79%) C
5 6 (12.77%) SQL
6 4 (8.51%) VB
7 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.38%) XAML
7 3 (6.38%) VB6
8 2 (4.26%) PowerHouse
9 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (31.91%) Security Cleared
2 14 (29.79%) SC Cleared
2 14 (29.79%) Degree
3 9 (19.15%) Sun Certification
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.38%) BC Cleared
5 3 (6.38%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) MCP
6 2 (4.26%) MCAD
6 2 (4.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Sun
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.26%) Apple
3 2 (4.26%) HP
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle
3 2 (4.26%) Xamarin