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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 120 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 27 37 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.14% 1.85% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 2.18% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 26 36 32
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £34,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
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
2041 1698 1796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.41% 84.98% 84.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1432 1544
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 August 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 22 (45.83%) Integration Testing
2 21 (43.75%) C#
3 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (39.58%) QA
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 14 (29.17%) Performance Testing
6 12 (25.00%) Selenium
6 12 (25.00%) System Testing
6 12 (25.00%) CSS
6 12 (25.00%) Functional Testing
7 11 (22.92%) BDD
7 11 (22.92%) Web Services
7 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
7 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.92%) Finance
7 11 (22.92%) MVC
7 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
8 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (20.83%) jQuery
9 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
9 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
9 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
9 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (18.75%) Test Planning
9 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
9 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (18.75%) Defect Management
10 8 (16.67%) Data Centre

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.08%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.33%) Heroku
2 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.08%) GitHub
3 1 (2.08%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) Skype
1 1 (2.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.08%) Redis
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Selenium
2 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 8 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 7 (14.58%) HP UFT
4 7 (14.58%) SpecFlow
5 5 (10.42%) JIRA
6 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
6 3 (6.25%) Vagrant
7 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
8 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
8 1 (2.08%) SilkTest
8 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
8 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 11 (22.92%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Marketing
3 2 (4.17%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.08%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Law
4 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (52.08%) Developer
2 11 (22.92%) C# Developer
2 11 (22.92%) QA Manager
2 11 (22.92%) QA Test Manager
2 11 (22.92%) Test Manager
3 9 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 9 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Test Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (14.58%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (14.58%) SQL Developer
6 6 (12.50%) PHP Developer
7 5 (10.42%) Developer in Test
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (10.42%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (8.33%) CRM Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 4 (8.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 12 (25.00%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) Web Services
4 10 (20.83%) jQuery
5 9 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
7 7 (14.58%) HTML
7 7 (14.58%) LINQ
7 7 (14.58%) WCF
8 6 (12.50%) Lambda Expressions
9 4 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (8.33%) Visualforce
10 3 (6.25%) D3.js
10 3 (6.25%) LAMP
10 3 (6.25%) REST
11 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (4.17%) Laravel
11 2 (4.17%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (18.75%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (12.50%) iPad
4 2 (4.17%) AS400
5 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.08%) Oculus Rift
5 1 (2.08%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Integration Testing
2 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.17%) Performance Testing
4 12 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 12 (25.00%) System Testing
5 11 (22.92%) Automated Testing
5 11 (22.92%) BDD
5 11 (22.92%) MVC
6 10 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (18.75%) Defect Management
7 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
7 9 (18.75%) Regression Testing
7 9 (18.75%) Test Planning
7 9 (18.75%) Test Scripting
8 8 (16.67%) Load Testing
8 8 (16.67%) Scrum
8 8 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 8 (16.67%) Time Management
9 7 (14.58%) SDLC
9 7 (14.58%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C#
2 11 (22.92%) JavaScript
3 8 (16.67%) C
4 7 (14.58%) SQL
4 7 (14.58%) VB.NET
5 6 (12.50%) PHP
6 4 (8.33%) Apex Code
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) PHP 5
8 1 (2.08%) Go
8 1 (2.08%) PHP 4
8 1 (2.08%) Python
8 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.17%) ISEB
2 2 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.08%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (39.58%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Zend
3 4 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Xamarin
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 4 days ago