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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 73 92 72
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 18 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.57% 1.83% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.86% 2.20% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 27
Average salary £45,000 £53,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.09% +41.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £33,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
967 1091 931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.23% 83.16% 80.40%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1012 824
Average salary £47,250 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +35 4 £34,000 -35.84%
Luton -11 3 £50,000 -33.33% 2
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 14 (66.67%) C#
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (28.57%) NUnit
4 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) WPF
6 4 (19.05%) Degree
6 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (14.29%) XAML
7 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) XSLT

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 6 (28.57%) NUnit
2 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (4.76%) JUnit
4 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (4.76%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (4.76%) NSubstitute
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
2 2 (9.52%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 3 (14.29%) QA Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Testing Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) WPF Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) ASP.NET
3 6 (28.57%) CSS
3 6 (28.57%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (19.05%) WPF
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 3 (14.29%) Web Services
6 3 (14.29%) XML
6 3 (14.29%) XSLT
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 3 (14.29%) WCF
6 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.52%) Backbone.js
7 2 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (9.52%) Kendo UI
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 1 (4.76%) JSP
8 1 (4.76%) Struts
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 2 (9.52%) N-Tier
3 1 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Android
2 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 8 (38.10%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (19.05%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (14.29%) MVVM
6 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (14.29%) System Testing
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
6 3 (14.29%) Web Development
6 3 (14.29%) Content Management
6 3 (14.29%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 2 (9.52%) Refactoring
7 2 (9.52%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) C++
4 3 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (14.29%) XAML
4 3 (14.29%) C
5 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.76%) VB
5 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) Appcelerator
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