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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 78 66 68
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.30% 3.20% 2.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 3.78% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 32 34
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £56,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
887 873 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 82.36% 84.76% 78.97%
Number of salaries quoted 675 795 798
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +17 6 £34,000 -24.44%
Luton -15 2 £55,000 -23.61% 2
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) .NET
3 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
3 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
5 7 (36.84%) jQuery
6 6 (31.58%) Degree
6 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (31.58%) MVC
6 6 (31.58%) TDD
7 5 (26.32%) NUnit
7 5 (26.32%) CSS
7 5 (26.32%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
7 5 (26.32%) Web Development
7 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
7 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (21.05%) VCP4
8 4 (21.05%) Java
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) Web Services
8 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
9 3 (15.79%) XAML
9 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.79%) Sun
9 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
9 3 (15.79%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) Windows

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (10.53%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) MySQL
4 1 (5.26%) SQLite
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) NUnit
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
2 3 (15.79%) JUnit
2 3 (15.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
3 1 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 1 (5.26%) Subversion
3 1 (5.26%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Marketing
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
4 3 (15.79%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (15.79%) QA Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Testing Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) WPF Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Programmer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) .NET
2 8 (42.11%) ASP.NET
3 7 (36.84%) jQuery
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (26.32%) CSS
5 5 (26.32%) HTML
6 4 (21.05%) Web Services
7 3 (15.79%) XML
7 3 (15.79%) JSP
7 3 (15.79%) Struts
7 3 (15.79%) EJB
7 3 (15.79%) J2EE
7 3 (15.79%) WCF
7 3 (15.79%) Ajax
7 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (15.79%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (10.53%) Kendo UI
8 2 (10.53%) Backbone.js
8 2 (10.53%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.53%) User Experience
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
1 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) Software Engineering
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
5 3 (15.79%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Performance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Waterfall
5 3 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (10.53%) MVVM
6 2 (10.53%) Content Management
6 2 (10.53%) Use Case
6 2 (10.53%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) OOP
6 2 (10.53%) OO
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C#
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) XAML
4 3 (15.79%) C++
5 2 (10.53%) C
6 1 (5.26%) VB6
6 1 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (5.26%) VB
6 1 (5.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (5.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 4 (21.05%) VCP4
3 3 (15.79%) Sun Certification
4 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
1 3 (15.79%) Sun
2 1 (5.26%) Apple
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin
Bedfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Flex Benefits, Pension, Bonus Scheme,
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
The People Network
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + package
Posted: 6 days ago