The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 71 63 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 27 26 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.34% 2.41% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 3.15% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 16
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £26,500 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £40,296 £56,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
914 826 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.13% 76.41% 74.49%
Number of salaries quoted 777 753 597
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -3 7 £30,000 -24.05% 1
Luton -21 4 £37,500 -25.00%
Leighton Buzzard - 2 £25,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 24 (50.00%) C#
1 24 (50.00%) .NET
2 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
3 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 16 (33.33%) Web Services
4 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 15 (31.25%) C++
5 15 (31.25%) Java
5 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 14 (29.17%) C
6 14 (29.17%) Use Case
6 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
6 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
7 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (27.08%) XML
8 12 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
8 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (22.92%) Degree
9 11 (22.92%) Subversion
9 11 (22.92%) TDD
9 11 (22.92%) Bugzilla
9 11 (22.92%) Rational DOORS
10 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (20.83%) Oracle
11 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
11 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 9 (18.75%) SOA
11 9 (18.75%) jQuery
12 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (16.67%) Web Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 12 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (18.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.33%) Papyrus
Applications
1 18 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (16.67%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) SQLite
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (22.92%) Subversion
2 11 (22.92%) Bugzilla
2 11 (22.92%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 6 (12.50%) JUnit
4 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.25%) NUnit
6 1 (2.08%) Selenium
6 1 (2.08%) FitNesse
6 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.08%) MSTest
6 1 (2.08%) RSpec
6 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.08%) Cucumber
General
1 6 (12.50%) Retail
2 5 (10.42%) Manufacturing
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Advertising
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Developer
2 15 (31.25%) Software Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Software Test Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
4 8 (16.67%) Architect
4 8 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (14.58%) Software Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
6 5 (10.42%) J2EE Developer
6 5 (10.42%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Graduate
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) .NET Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Development Team Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) .NET
2 16 (33.33%) Web Services
3 13 (27.08%) XML
4 9 (18.75%) jQuery
5 7 (14.58%) HTML
5 7 (14.58%) CSS
5 7 (14.58%) WCF
6 5 (10.42%) J2EE
6 5 (10.42%) JSP
6 5 (10.42%) Struts
6 5 (10.42%) EJB
6 5 (10.42%) Ajax
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET
8 3 (6.25%) NHibernate
8 3 (6.25%) WPF
8 3 (6.25%) Silverlight
8 3 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.25%) EMV
5 1 (2.08%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Linux
2 4 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Software Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) Use Case
3 11 (22.92%) TDD
4 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.75%) SOA
6 8 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (16.67%) Web Development
6 8 (16.67%) Refactoring
6 8 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (16.67%) AOP
6 8 (16.67%) Change Management
6 8 (16.67%) UML
7 7 (14.58%) Waterfall
8 6 (12.50%) Cyber Security
9 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.42%) MVC
10 4 (8.33%) Time Management
10 4 (8.33%) Scrum
10 4 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (8.33%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (50.00%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) C++
2 15 (31.25%) Java
3 14 (29.17%) C
4 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 8 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (8.33%) PowerHouse
6 4 (8.33%) VB
7 3 (6.25%) XAML
7 3 (6.25%) VB6
8 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.08%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 14 (29.17%) SC Cleared
1 14 (29.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (22.92%) Degree
3 5 (10.42%) Sun Certification
4 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (6.25%) BC Cleared
4 3 (6.25%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) MCP
5 2 (4.17%) MCAD
5 2 (4.17%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.83%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Sun
4 4 (8.33%) HP
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