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 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 103 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 35 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.91% 1.61% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.00% 1.86% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 25
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
1597 1879 1475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 91.10% 86.59% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1227 1521 1278
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
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 26 February 2017.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 26 (49.06%) Java
2 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (33.96%) Selenium
4 16 (30.19%) C#
4 16 (30.19%) BDD
5 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
6 14 (26.42%) HTML
7 13 (24.53%) TDD
8 12 (22.64%) QA
8 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
8 12 (22.64%) .NET
9 11 (20.75%) SOAP
9 11 (20.75%) Scrum
9 11 (20.75%) Performance Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Automated Testing
9 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
9 11 (20.75%) Automation Testing
10 10 (18.87%) Web Services
10 10 (18.87%) XML
11 9 (16.98%) CSS
11 9 (16.98%) OO
11 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
12 8 (15.09%) PHP
12 8 (15.09%) SQL
12 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
12 8 (15.09%) Open Source
13 7 (13.21%) SpecFlow
13 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
13 7 (13.21%) MVC
13 7 (13.21%) HP UFT

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 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.77%) GitHub
1 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 18 (33.96%) Selenium
2 7 (13.21%) HP UFT
2 7 (13.21%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.43%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.55%) Appium
4 4 (7.55%) LSMW
4 4 (7.55%) Subversion
4 4 (7.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.55%) WebDriver
5 3 (5.66%) eggPlant
5 3 (5.66%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.66%) JBehave
5 3 (5.66%) JMeter
5 3 (5.66%) JUnit
5 3 (5.66%) Ranorex
5 3 (5.66%) SoapUI
5 3 (5.66%) TestNG
5 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.66%) WATIR
6 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 2 (3.77%) Billing
3 2 (3.77%) Games
4 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (69.81%) Developer
2 10 (18.87%) Java Developer
3 7 (13.21%) C# Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Developer in Test
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) PHP Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Tester
5 5 (9.43%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Integration Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Software Test Engineer
5 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) ABAP Developer
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (7.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 4 (7.55%) Development Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Development Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
6 4 (7.55%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (26.42%) HTML
2 12 (22.64%) .NET
3 11 (20.75%) SOAP
4 10 (18.87%) Web Services
4 10 (18.87%) XML
5 9 (16.98%) CSS
6 7 (13.21%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.32%) REST
8 5 (9.43%) Entity Framework
8 5 (9.43%) J2EE
9 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
9 4 (7.55%) BAPI
9 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
9 4 (7.55%) LAMP
9 4 (7.55%) Middleware
9 4 (7.55%) SAP ALE
9 4 (7.55%) SAP Smart Forms
9 4 (7.55%) Spring
9 4 (7.55%) XSD
9 4 (7.55%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Mobile App
2 6 (11.32%) iPad
3 3 (5.66%) User Experience
4 2 (3.77%) Fintech
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Android
1 5 (9.43%) Apple iOS
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Unix
3 1 (1.89%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.85%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.19%) BDD
3 13 (24.53%) TDD
4 12 (22.64%) Test Scripting
5 11 (20.75%) Automated Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Automation Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Performance Testing
5 11 (20.75%) Scrum
6 9 (16.98%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.98%) OO
7 8 (15.09%) Integration Testing
7 8 (15.09%) Open Source
8 7 (13.21%) MVC
9 6 (11.32%) Mobile Development
10 5 (9.43%) Front End Development
10 5 (9.43%) Manual Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Non-Functional Testing
10 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (7.55%) Migration
11 4 (7.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (49.06%) Java
2 16 (30.19%) C#
3 15 (28.30%) JavaScript
4 8 (15.09%) PHP
4 8 (15.09%) SQL
5 4 (7.55%) ABAP
5 4 (7.55%) SAPscript
6 3 (5.66%) Perl
6 3 (5.66%) PHP 5
6 3 (5.66%) Scala
6 3 (5.66%) VB
6 3 (5.66%) VBScript
7 1 (1.89%) Go
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) PHP 4
7 1 (1.89%) Python
7 1 (1.89%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.66%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.64%) QA
2 4 (7.55%) PMO
2 4 (7.55%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (11.32%) Xamarin
2 5 (9.43%) IBM
3 4 (7.55%) Cognizant
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) Google
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