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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 103 73 82
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 47 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.18% 2.46% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 3.14% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 23 43 39
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1688 1498 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 82.79% 78.43% 79.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1377 1322 1324
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (57.69%) C#
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
2 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET
3 27 (51.92%) SQL
4 22 (42.31%) CSS
5 20 (38.46%) HTML
5 20 (38.46%) OO
6 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
7 18 (34.62%) MVC
7 18 (34.62%) OOD
7 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 18 (34.62%) TDD
7 18 (34.62%) jQuery
8 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (32.69%) Subversion
8 17 (32.69%) Java
9 16 (30.77%) Finance
9 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 15 (28.85%) SOA
11 14 (26.92%) Banking
12 13 (25.00%) Investment Banking
12 13 (25.00%) Equities
12 13 (25.00%) QA
12 13 (25.00%) RESTful
12 13 (25.00%) Open Source
12 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
12 13 (25.00%) Mobile Development
13 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (23.08%) Umbraco
2 4 (7.69%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
2 4 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.92%) CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.92%) Kentico
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.62%) EDRMS
5 4 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (32.69%) Subversion
2 13 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 4 (7.69%) HP UFT
4 4 (7.69%) NetBeans
4 4 (7.69%) Maven
4 4 (7.69%) Ant
5 1 (1.92%) Selenium
5 1 (1.92%) Ranorex
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 14 (26.92%) Banking
3 13 (25.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (9.62%) Games
5 4 (7.69%) Retail
6 2 (3.85%) Back Office
7 1 (1.92%) Automotive
7 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (80.77%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) Senior Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (23.08%) Software Developer
5 9 (17.31%) .NET Developer
6 6 (11.54%) Architect
7 4 (7.69%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.77%) AWS Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Analyst
8 3 (5.77%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.85%) C# Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (3.85%) BizTalk Developer
9 2 (3.85%) Automated Test Analyst
10 1 (1.92%) .NET Applications Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Senior .NET Applications Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Lead .NET Developer
10 1 (1.92%) Automation Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) .NET
2 29 (55.77%) ASP.NET
3 22 (42.31%) CSS
4 20 (38.46%) HTML
5 18 (34.62%) jQuery
6 17 (32.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 13 (25.00%) RESTful
9 12 (23.08%) Entity Framework
9 12 (23.08%) .NET Framework
10 11 (21.15%) Adobe AIR
10 11 (21.15%) LESS
10 11 (21.15%) PhoneGap
11 9 (17.31%) WPF
12 8 (15.38%) SOAP
13 7 (13.46%) XML
13 7 (13.46%) WCF
13 7 (13.46%) HTML5
14 5 (9.62%) Web Services
14 5 (9.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Equities
2 4 (7.69%) iPhone
2 4 (7.69%) iPad
2 4 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) Windows
2 6 (11.54%) UNIX
3 5 (9.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (38.46%) OO
2 18 (34.62%) OOD
2 18 (34.62%) MVC
2 18 (34.62%) TDD
3 15 (28.85%) SOA
4 13 (25.00%) Open Source
4 13 (25.00%) Mobile Development
5 12 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 11 (21.15%) API Design
6 11 (21.15%) Web Application Development
6 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (21.15%) Release Management
7 7 (13.46%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (11.54%) Test Automation
8 6 (11.54%) CRM
9 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
9 5 (9.62%) Web Design
10 4 (7.69%) Logistics
10 4 (7.69%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 30 (57.69%) C#
2 29 (55.77%) JavaScript
3 27 (51.92%) SQL
4 17 (32.69%) Java
5 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
5 5 (9.62%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.62%) XPath
6 4 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) MCP
2 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 4 (7.69%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.15%) Adobe
3 5 (9.62%) Apple
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (1.92%) EPiServer
5 1 (1.92%) Sitecore
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