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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 90 77 98
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 30 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 1.92% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.95% 2.45% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 11
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £44,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1434 1223 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.84% 78.35% 71.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1285 1055 1019
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,840 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 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 28 January 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 48 (82.76%) C#
2 43 (74.14%) .NET
3 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
4 39 (67.24%) HTML
5 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (56.90%) SQL
7 31 (53.45%) ASP.NET
8 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
9 26 (44.83%) CSS
10 25 (43.10%) OO
11 24 (41.38%) jQuery
12 21 (36.21%) TDD
12 21 (36.21%) Windows
13 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
13 19 (32.76%) HTML5
14 17 (29.31%) CRM
14 17 (29.31%) T-SQL
15 16 (27.59%) Web Services
16 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
16 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 14 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
17 14 (24.14%) WCF
17 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
18 13 (22.41%) MVC
18 13 (22.41%) Finance
18 13 (22.41%) OOP
18 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
20 11 (18.97%) Scrum
20 11 (18.97%) Java

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
2 12 (20.69%) BizTalk Server
3 9 (15.52%) Umbraco
4 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.45%) Apache
5 2 (3.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (46.55%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.90%) SQLite
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.72%) JasperReports
6 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) UniData
6 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) NUnit
2 6 (10.34%) QUnit
3 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (8.62%) Subversion
3 5 (8.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.90%) Xcode
4 4 (6.90%) Selenium
4 4 (6.90%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.17%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.17%) Maven
5 3 (5.17%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.17%) T4 Templates
6 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.45%) NetBeans
6 2 (3.45%) Ant
6 2 (3.45%) MSTest
6 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.72%) FitNesse
General
1 13 (22.41%) Finance
2 6 (10.34%) Banking
2 6 (10.34%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Automotive
3 2 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (79.31%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Software Developer
2 14 (24.14%) CRM Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Java Developer
6 6 (10.34%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Architect
7 5 (8.62%) C# Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.90%) iOS Developer
9 3 (5.17%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 3 (5.17%) C# Software Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Engineer
10 2 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (74.14%) .NET
2 39 (67.24%) HTML
3 31 (53.45%) ASP.NET
4 26 (44.83%) CSS
5 24 (41.38%) jQuery
6 19 (32.76%) HTML5
7 16 (27.59%) Web Services
8 14 (24.14%) WCF
9 10 (17.24%) REST
9 10 (17.24%) XML
9 10 (17.24%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
10 9 (15.52%) LESS
10 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (15.52%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 9 (15.52%) Adobe AIR
10 9 (15.52%) .NET Framework
11 8 (13.79%) JSON
12 7 (12.07%) Ajax
12 7 (12.07%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Equities
2 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.17%) iPhone
3 3 (5.17%) iPad
3 3 (5.17%) Client/Server
4 2 (3.45%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.45%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) OO
3 21 (36.21%) TDD
4 17 (29.31%) CRM
5 14 (24.14%) Waterfall
6 13 (22.41%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.41%) OOP
6 13 (22.41%) MVC
7 11 (18.97%) Scrum
8 9 (15.52%) SOA
8 9 (15.52%) Web Application Development
9 7 (12.07%) Release Management
10 6 (10.34%) Software Engineering
10 6 (10.34%) OOD
11 5 (8.62%) BDD
12 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
12 4 (6.90%) iOS Development
13 3 (5.17%) Test Automation
13 3 (5.17%) Multithreading
13 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 48 (82.76%) C#
2 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
3 33 (56.90%) SQL
4 17 (29.31%) T-SQL
5 11 (18.97%) Java
6 8 (13.79%) TypeScript
7 4 (6.90%) Ruby
7 4 (6.90%) Python
8 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
8 2 (3.45%) Objective-C
8 2 (3.45%) Perl
8 2 (3.45%) PHP
8 2 (3.45%) XPath
9 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) MCP
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
1 1 (1.72%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Adobe
3 3 (5.17%) Apple
3 3 (5.17%) Oracle
4 2 (3.45%) DevExpress
4 2 (3.45%) Red Gate
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