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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 112 67 93
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 30 63 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 2.99% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 3.62% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 30 55 17
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,600 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1929 1739 1183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.19% 82.42% 71.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1712 1584 988
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 30 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 50 (70.42%) JavaScript
2 45 (63.38%) OO
3 43 (60.56%) HTML
3 43 (60.56%) SQL Server
4 42 (59.15%) C#
5 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (50.70%) .NET
6 36 (50.70%) Web Services
7 35 (49.30%) SQL
8 30 (42.25%) CSS
9 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
9 26 (36.62%) jQuery
10 24 (33.80%) HTML5
10 24 (33.80%) SharePoint
10 24 (33.80%) Windows
10 24 (33.80%) OOP
10 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 23 (32.39%) XML
12 22 (30.99%) Java
12 22 (30.99%) CRM
12 22 (30.99%) Dynamics CRM
12 22 (30.99%) Waterfall
13 18 (25.35%) Subversion
14 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET
15 16 (22.54%) Oracle
16 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
16 15 (21.13%) Ajax
16 15 (21.13%) MVC
17 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
18 12 (16.90%) BizTalk Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 24 (33.80%) SharePoint
2 12 (16.90%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (9.86%) JBoss
3 7 (9.86%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.04%) IIS
4 5 (7.04%) Apache
5 2 (2.82%) FileNet
5 2 (2.82%) LiveCycle
5 2 (2.82%) Confluence
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (21.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (60.56%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (8.45%) JasperReports
4 6 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (8.45%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (8.45%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (7.04%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) PowerCenter
6 4 (5.63%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.41%) UniData
8 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (25.35%) Subversion
2 9 (12.68%) Maven
2 9 (12.68%) Selenium
2 9 (12.68%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.86%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.45%) FitNesse
5 5 (7.04%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.04%) Oracle Forms
5 5 (7.04%) QUnit
5 5 (7.04%) NUnit
6 4 (5.63%) CruiseControl
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.23%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.23%) T4 Templates
8 2 (2.82%) Hudson
8 2 (2.82%) JIRA
8 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.41%) Ant
9 1 (1.41%) NetBeans
General
1 12 (16.90%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) Banking
2 6 (8.45%) Investment Banking
3 5 (7.04%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (88.73%) Developer
2 22 (30.99%) CRM Developer
3 19 (26.76%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Java Developer
5 10 (14.08%) Senior Developer
6 9 (12.68%) Microsoft Developer
7 8 (11.27%) Software Developer
8 7 (9.86%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (7.04%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (7.04%) PHP Developer
9 5 (7.04%) .NET Developer
10 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Junior
10 4 (5.63%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Oracle Applications Developer
10 4 (5.63%) Junior Developer
11 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Developer
11 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
12 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (60.56%) HTML
2 36 (50.70%) .NET
2 36 (50.70%) Web Services
3 30 (42.25%) CSS
4 26 (36.62%) jQuery
5 24 (33.80%) HTML5
6 23 (32.39%) XML
7 17 (23.94%) ASP.NET
8 15 (21.13%) Ajax
9 11 (15.49%) Silverlight
9 11 (15.49%) J2EE
10 10 (14.08%) SOAP
11 9 (12.68%) Spring
12 8 (11.27%) REST
12 8 (11.27%) Hibernate
13 7 (9.86%) JMS
13 7 (9.86%) JMX
14 6 (8.45%) ActiveMQ
14 6 (8.45%) Spring MVC
14 6 (8.45%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.08%) Data Structures
2 7 (9.86%) Equities
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.63%) Data Extraction
5 2 (2.82%) Open Source
5 2 (2.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.82%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.41%) Social Media
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (33.80%) Windows
2 6 (8.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (63.38%) OO
2 40 (56.34%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (33.80%) OOP
4 22 (30.99%) CRM
4 22 (30.99%) Waterfall
5 15 (21.13%) MVC
6 11 (15.49%) TDD
6 11 (15.49%) Web Development
7 10 (14.08%) Scrum
8 9 (12.68%) Data Modelling
9 7 (9.86%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.45%) Software Engineering
11 5 (7.04%) OOD
11 5 (7.04%) BDD
12 4 (5.63%) ETL
12 4 (5.63%) Code Coverage
12 4 (5.63%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.23%) SOA
13 3 (4.23%) Project Management
13 3 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 50 (70.42%) JavaScript
2 42 (59.15%) C#
3 35 (49.30%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) Java
5 13 (18.31%) T-SQL
6 10 (14.08%) PHP
7 5 (7.04%) TypeScript
7 5 (7.04%) PHP5
8 4 (5.63%) PL/SQL
8 4 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.82%) Groovy
9 2 (2.82%) Scala
9 2 (2.82%) Clojure
10 1 (1.41%) RPG
10 1 (1.41%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.41%) XPath
10 1 (1.41%) Delphi
10 1 (1.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (15.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.68%) SLA
2 4 (5.63%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.54%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) Zend
4 4 (5.63%) Informatica
4 4 (5.63%) Ab Initio
4 4 (5.63%) Netezza
4 4 (5.63%) Sencha
4 4 (5.63%) Twitter
5 2 (2.82%) Red Gate
5 2 (2.82%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.82%) IBM
5 2 (2.82%) Adobe
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 13 days ago