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

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 94 100 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 29 16 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.63% 0.96% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 1.20% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 39
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1441 1332 1277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.00% 79.95% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1179 1152 1054
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +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 31 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 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 44 (70.97%) C#
2 41 (66.13%) .NET
3 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
4 34 (54.84%) HTML
4 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
5 31 (50.00%) SQL
6 27 (43.55%) CSS
7 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (41.94%) jQuery
8 25 (40.32%) TDD
8 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
9 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
10 21 (33.87%) Mobile Development
11 19 (30.65%) SOA
11 19 (30.65%) Java
11 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (29.03%) OO
12 18 (29.03%) MVC
13 16 (25.81%) Finance
13 16 (25.81%) XML
13 16 (25.81%) WCF
13 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (24.19%) Entity Framework
14 15 (24.19%) Web Application Development
14 15 (24.19%) LESS
14 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 15 (24.19%) Adobe AIR
14 15 (24.19%) .NET Framework
14 15 (24.19%) Umbraco
14 15 (24.19%) Adobe

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 15 (24.19%) Umbraco
2 6 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 6 (9.68%) Apache
2 6 (9.68%) Tomcat
2 6 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 5 (8.06%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (8.06%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (40.32%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 6 (9.68%) RDBMS
3 6 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (9.68%) NoSQL
4 4 (6.45%) SQLite
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Subversion
2 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 6 (9.68%) Maven
3 6 (9.68%) NetBeans
3 6 (9.68%) Ant
3 6 (9.68%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
4 5 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (6.45%) Xcode
5 4 (6.45%) NUnit
6 2 (3.23%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.23%) MSTest
6 2 (3.23%) QUnit
7 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 16 (25.81%) Finance
2 12 (19.35%) Banking
2 12 (19.35%) Investment Banking
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 3 (4.84%) Automotive
5 2 (3.23%) Advertising
5 2 (3.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (80.65%) Developer
2 18 (29.03%) Software Developer
3 17 (27.42%) Senior Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Java Developer
4 13 (20.97%) Senior Java Developer
5 10 (16.13%) Architect
6 7 (11.29%) .NET Developer
7 6 (9.68%) Java Architect
8 5 (8.06%) CRM Developer
8 5 (8.06%) C# Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.45%) iOS Developer
9 4 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Lead .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) .NET Applications Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Lead Developer
10 2 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 2 (3.23%) C# .NET Developer
10 2 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (66.13%) .NET
2 34 (54.84%) ASP.NET
2 34 (54.84%) HTML
3 27 (43.55%) CSS
4 26 (41.94%) jQuery
5 16 (25.81%) WCF
5 16 (25.81%) XML
5 16 (25.81%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (24.19%) Entity Framework
6 15 (24.19%) LESS
6 15 (24.19%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 15 (24.19%) Adobe AIR
6 15 (24.19%) .NET Framework
7 13 (20.97%) HTML5
7 13 (20.97%) PhoneGap
8 12 (19.35%) SOAP
9 11 (17.74%) Web Services
10 10 (16.13%) RESTful
10 10 (16.13%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (12.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Equities
2 7 (11.29%) Client/Server
3 6 (9.68%) Open Source
4 5 (8.06%) iPad
4 5 (8.06%) iPhone
5 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.23%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.61%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.97%) Windows
2 5 (8.06%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (40.32%) TDD
3 21 (33.87%) Mobile Development
4 19 (30.65%) SOA
4 19 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (29.03%) MVC
5 18 (29.03%) OO
6 15 (24.19%) Web Application Development
7 13 (20.97%) Release Management
8 11 (17.74%) CRM
9 8 (12.90%) OOD
10 7 (11.29%) Scrum
11 6 (9.68%) Web Design
11 6 (9.68%) UML
11 6 (9.68%) Multithreading
11 6 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (9.68%) Build Automation
11 6 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
12 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
12 5 (8.06%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 44 (70.97%) C#
2 40 (64.52%) JavaScript
3 31 (50.00%) SQL
4 19 (30.65%) Java
5 11 (17.74%) T-SQL
6 7 (11.29%) XPath
7 6 (9.68%) Shell Script
7 6 (9.68%) Perl
8 4 (6.45%) VB.NET
8 4 (6.45%) Python
8 4 (6.45%) TypeScript
8 4 (6.45%) Ruby
9 2 (3.23%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.61%) VB
10 1 (1.61%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) MCP
1 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (8.06%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.61%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (24.19%) Adobe
3 6 (9.68%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) Apple
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