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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 99 95 103
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 33 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% 1.77% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 2.08% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 21 29 27
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,715 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £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
1708 1590 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 89.61% 85.12% 84.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1267 1343 1377
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
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 19 January 2017.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (40.63%) Java
3 23 (35.94%) C#
3 23 (35.94%) Selenium
4 22 (34.38%) BDD
5 17 (26.56%) QA
5 17 (26.56%) TDD
6 16 (25.00%) HTML
6 16 (25.00%) Integration Testing
7 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
8 14 (21.88%) Scrum
8 14 (21.88%) Test Scripting
9 13 (20.31%) Performance Testing
9 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
9 13 (20.31%) SpecFlow
10 12 (18.75%) Entity Framework
10 12 (18.75%) .NET
11 11 (17.19%) CSS
11 11 (17.19%) Automation Testing
12 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
12 10 (15.63%) LINQ
12 10 (15.63%) SOAP
12 10 (15.63%) Web Services
12 10 (15.63%) XML
12 10 (15.63%) PHP
12 10 (15.63%) OO
12 10 (15.63%) HP UFT
13 9 (14.06%) Finance
13 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
13 9 (14.06%) AngularJS

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 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
3 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 1 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) FTP
1 1 (1.56%) HTTP
1 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 2 (3.13%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.56%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Redis
3 1 (1.56%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 23 (35.94%) Selenium
2 13 (20.31%) SpecFlow
3 10 (15.63%) HP UFT
4 7 (10.94%) Cucumber
5 6 (9.38%) Jenkins
6 5 (7.81%) Appium
6 5 (7.81%) WebDriver
7 4 (6.25%) LSMW
7 4 (6.25%) Subversion
8 3 (4.69%) eggPlant
8 3 (4.69%) JBehave
8 3 (4.69%) JIRA
8 3 (4.69%) JMeter
8 3 (4.69%) JUnit
8 3 (4.69%) Ranorex
8 3 (4.69%) SoapUI
8 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (4.69%) TestNG
8 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
8 3 (4.69%) WATIR
General
1 9 (14.06%) Finance
2 4 (6.25%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Billing
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (64.06%) Developer
2 11 (17.19%) Java Developer
3 9 (14.06%) PHP Developer
3 9 (14.06%) Tester
4 8 (12.50%) Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Developer in Test
5 7 (10.94%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Senior Tester
6 6 (9.38%) Test Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Integration Developer
7 5 (7.81%) Selenium Tester
7 5 (7.81%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Test Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
8 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Development Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Senior Test Analyst
8 4 (6.25%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.00%) HTML
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
2 12 (18.75%) Entity Framework
3 11 (17.19%) CSS
4 10 (15.63%) LINQ
4 10 (15.63%) SOAP
4 10 (15.63%) Web Services
4 10 (15.63%) XML
5 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
5 9 (14.06%) Lambda Expressions
6 7 (10.94%) REST
7 6 (9.38%) LAMP
8 5 (7.81%) J2EE
9 4 (6.25%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.25%) BAPI
9 4 (6.25%) Hibernate
9 4 (6.25%) Middleware
9 4 (6.25%) SAP Smart Forms
9 4 (6.25%) XSD
9 4 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 6 (9.38%) iPad
3 3 (4.69%) User Experience
4 2 (3.13%) Fintech
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) AS400
5 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Android
2 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 3 (4.69%) Unix
4 1 (1.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (42.19%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (34.38%) BDD
3 17 (26.56%) TDD
4 16 (25.00%) Integration Testing
5 14 (21.88%) Scrum
5 14 (21.88%) Test Scripting
6 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
6 13 (20.31%) Performance Testing
7 11 (17.19%) Automation Testing
8 10 (15.63%) OO
9 9 (14.06%) E-Commerce
10 8 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 8 (12.50%) MVC
10 8 (12.50%) Non-Functional Testing
10 8 (12.50%) Open Source
11 6 (9.38%) Mobile Development
11 6 (9.38%) SDLC
11 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.81%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Java
2 23 (35.94%) C#
3 15 (23.44%) JavaScript
4 10 (15.63%) PHP
5 8 (12.50%) SQL
6 4 (6.25%) ABAP
6 4 (6.25%) SAPscript
7 3 (4.69%) Perl
7 3 (4.69%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.56%) Go
8 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.56%) PHP 4
8 1 (1.56%) Python
8 1 (1.56%) Scala
8 1 (1.56%) VB
8 1 (1.56%) VBScript
8 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 3 (4.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Degree
3 1 (1.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.56%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (26.56%) QA
2 4 (6.25%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.56%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Xamarin
2 5 (7.81%) IBM
3 4 (6.25%) Cognizant
3 4 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.25%) SAP
4 3 (4.69%) Zend
5 2 (3.13%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.56%) Apple
6 1 (1.56%) Google
6 1 (1.56%) HP
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