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

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 95 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.55% 1.21% 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.55% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 23
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
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
1450 1160 1244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 80.42% 77.96% 73.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1249 987 1034
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,770 £28,500 £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 3 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 53 (81.54%) C#
2 48 (73.85%) .NET
3 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
4 41 (63.08%) HTML
5 37 (56.92%) ASP.NET
6 35 (53.85%) SQL
7 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (44.62%) CSS
8 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
9 28 (43.08%) jQuery
10 26 (40.00%) OO
11 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
11 24 (36.92%) TDD
12 19 (29.23%) Windows
12 19 (29.23%) HTML5
13 18 (27.69%) Finance
14 16 (24.62%) MVC
14 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
14 16 (24.62%) WCF
14 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (23.08%) CRM
16 14 (21.54%) Java
16 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
17 13 (20.00%) Web Services
17 13 (20.00%) SOA
17 13 (20.00%) Scrum
18 12 (18.46%) Umbraco
18 12 (18.46%) Adobe AIR
18 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
18 12 (18.46%) Adobe

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (18.46%) Umbraco
2 11 (16.92%) SharePoint
3 10 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (44.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.15%) SQLite
3 4 (6.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.15%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.62%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Subversion
2 8 (12.31%) NUnit
2 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
4 6 (9.23%) QUnit
5 4 (6.15%) Xcode
6 3 (4.62%) NetBeans
6 3 (4.62%) Eclipse
6 3 (4.62%) Maven
6 3 (4.62%) Selenium
6 3 (4.62%) T4 Templates
6 3 (4.62%) Ant
6 3 (4.62%) SpecFlow
7 2 (3.08%) MSTest
7 2 (3.08%) CruiseControl
8 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (27.69%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
2 10 (15.38%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.62%) Retail
3 3 (4.62%) Automotive
4 2 (3.08%) Advertising
4 2 (3.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 55 (84.62%) Developer
2 17 (26.15%) Software Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Senior Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Senior Java Developer
4 11 (16.92%) Java Developer
5 10 (15.38%) CRM Developer
6 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
6 9 (13.85%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
7 7 (10.77%) Architect
8 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (6.15%) iOS Developer
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Java Architect
10 2 (3.08%) .NET Applications Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Software Engineer
10 2 (3.08%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (3.08%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (73.85%) .NET
2 41 (63.08%) HTML
3 37 (56.92%) ASP.NET
4 29 (44.62%) CSS
5 28 (43.08%) jQuery
6 19 (29.23%) HTML5
7 16 (24.62%) WCF
8 14 (21.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (20.00%) Web Services
10 12 (18.46%) XML
10 12 (18.46%) Adobe AIR
10 12 (18.46%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
10 12 (18.46%) LESS
10 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (16.92%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (16.92%) REST
12 10 (15.38%) PhoneGap
13 8 (12.31%) JSON
13 8 (12.31%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.38%) Equities
2 5 (7.69%) iPhone
2 5 (7.69%) iPad
3 4 (6.15%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.15%) Open Source
3 4 (6.15%) Client/Server
3 4 (6.15%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 19 (29.23%) Windows
2 5 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (50.77%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.00%) OO
3 24 (36.92%) TDD
4 16 (24.62%) MVC
4 16 (24.62%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (23.08%) CRM
6 13 (20.00%) Scrum
6 13 (20.00%) SOA
7 12 (18.46%) Web Application Development
8 10 (15.38%) OOD
8 10 (15.38%) Release Management
9 9 (13.85%) OOP
9 9 (13.85%) Waterfall
10 5 (7.69%) BDD
10 5 (7.69%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.69%) B2B
10 5 (7.69%) Software Engineering
11 4 (6.15%) Test Automation
11 4 (6.15%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (6.15%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 53 (81.54%) C#
2 44 (67.69%) JavaScript
3 35 (53.85%) SQL
4 16 (24.62%) T-SQL
5 14 (21.54%) Java
6 8 (12.31%) TypeScript
7 4 (6.15%) Ruby
7 4 (6.15%) XPath
7 4 (6.15%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 3 (4.62%) Perl
8 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.54%) VB
10 1 (1.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.69%) MCP
3 3 (4.62%) VCP4
4 2 (3.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.15%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (36.92%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) Adobe
3 5 (7.69%) Apple
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle
5 2 (3.08%) DevExpress
5 2 (3.08%) Red Gate
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £0 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 13 days ago