The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 101 80 66
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 25 34 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.41% 1.87% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.69% 2.32% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 20 31 47
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1478 1464 1294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 83.50% 80.35% 76.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1177 1296 1093
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 35 (67.31%) JavaScript
2 33 (63.46%) C#
2 33 (63.46%) .NET
3 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
4 26 (50.00%) CSS
4 26 (50.00%) HTML
5 23 (44.23%) SQL
5 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
6 22 (42.31%) MVC
6 22 (42.31%) jQuery
7 21 (40.38%) TDD
8 20 (38.46%) SOA
8 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
9 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 19 (36.54%) Mobile Development
10 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
10 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
11 16 (30.77%) Umbraco
11 16 (30.77%) Adobe AIR
11 16 (30.77%) Adobe
11 16 (30.77%) Web Application Development
11 16 (30.77%) LESS
12 15 (28.85%) Subversion
13 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (26.92%) Release Management
13 14 (26.92%) Java
13 14 (26.92%) PhoneGap
14 13 (25.00%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 16 (30.77%) Umbraco
2 6 (11.54%) WebLogic
2 6 (11.54%) Apache
2 6 (11.54%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.46%) NoSQL
4 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 3 (5.77%) EDRMS
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.92%) SQLite
7 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) Subversion
2 8 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 6 (11.54%) Ant
3 6 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 6 (11.54%) Maven
3 6 (11.54%) NetBeans
4 3 (5.77%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (3.85%) MSTest
5 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.85%) NUnit
5 2 (3.85%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.92%) Xcode
6 1 (1.92%) CocoaPods
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
2 7 (13.46%) Investment Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Games
5 2 (3.85%) Back Office
5 2 (3.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.92%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 38 (73.08%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.15%) Senior Developer
4 10 (19.23%) Architect
5 8 (15.38%) Java Developer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
7 6 (11.54%) Java Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
8 4 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.77%) C# Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Automated Test Analyst
10 2 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
10 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Java Web Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Applications Developer
11 1 (1.92%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (63.46%) .NET
2 31 (59.62%) ASP.NET
3 26 (50.00%) CSS
3 26 (50.00%) HTML
4 22 (42.31%) jQuery
5 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 17 (32.69%) Entity Framework
6 17 (32.69%) .NET Framework
7 16 (30.77%) Adobe AIR
7 16 (30.77%) LESS
8 14 (26.92%) PhoneGap
9 12 (23.08%) XML
9 12 (23.08%) SOAP
10 11 (21.15%) WCF
11 8 (15.38%) XSLT
11 8 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (15.38%) RESTful
12 7 (13.46%) Spring
12 7 (13.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.46%) Open Source
1 7 (13.46%) Equities
1 7 (13.46%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.85%) iPad
2 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.85%) iPhone
3 1 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.46%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Windows 8
3 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (42.31%) MVC
2 21 (40.38%) TDD
3 20 (38.46%) SOA
4 19 (36.54%) Mobile Development
5 17 (32.69%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (30.77%) Web Application Development
7 14 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (26.92%) Release Management
8 13 (25.00%) OO
9 10 (19.23%) OOD
10 7 (13.46%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (11.54%) UML
11 6 (11.54%) Multithreading
11 6 (11.54%) Web Design
11 6 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (11.54%) Build Automation
11 6 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
12 4 (7.69%) CRM
12 4 (7.69%) System Testing
12 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 35 (67.31%) JavaScript
2 33 (63.46%) C#
3 23 (44.23%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) Java
5 7 (13.46%) XPath
6 6 (11.54%) Perl
6 6 (11.54%) Shell Script
7 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.85%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.92%) Ruby
10 1 (1.92%) Python
10 1 (1.92%) VB
10 1 (1.92%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
3 2 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.85%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 16 (30.77%) Adobe
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 2 (3.85%) Apple
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