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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 119 101 79
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.90% 1.19% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 1.40% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 16 23 42
Median salary £35,500 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
2026 1709 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 86.62% 84.98% 84.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1476 1395 1400
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 25 June 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.10%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) .NET
3 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
4 19 (32.76%) Web Services
4 19 (32.76%) QA
5 18 (31.03%) OO
5 18 (31.03%) Finance
6 17 (29.31%) Performance Testing
6 17 (29.31%) Integration Testing
6 17 (29.31%) System Testing
7 16 (27.59%) Test Planning
7 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
7 16 (27.59%) Defect Management
7 16 (27.59%) Scrum
7 16 (27.59%) Dynamics AX
7 16 (27.59%) Regression Testing
7 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
8 15 (25.86%) C
8 15 (25.86%) OOP
8 15 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
8 15 (25.86%) Selenium
8 15 (25.86%) Data Centre
8 15 (25.86%) Functional Testing
8 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (25.86%) Time Management
9 14 (24.14%) CSS
10 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
10 13 (22.41%) MVC

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 (1.72%) Apache
1 1 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (1.72%) IIS
1 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (27.59%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (15.52%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.52%) Heroku
2 4 (6.90%) GitHub
3 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) Skype
2 1 (1.72%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.62%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) QlikView
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 15 (25.86%) Selenium
2 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (10.34%) SpecFlow
4 6 (10.34%) Subversion
5 3 (5.17%) Git (software)
6 2 (3.45%) JIRA
6 2 (3.45%) LabVIEW
7 1 (1.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.72%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.72%) SilkTest
7 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
General
1 18 (31.03%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Marketing
3 4 (6.90%) Billing
4 3 (5.17%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (55.17%) Developer
2 15 (25.86%) QA Manager
2 15 (25.86%) QA Test Manager
2 15 (25.86%) Test Manager
3 10 (17.24%) C# Developer
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.52%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (15.52%) CRM Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 9 (15.52%) Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) C# Software Developer
5 7 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 7 (12.07%) SQL Developer
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Software Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Senior Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Software Tester
6 5 (8.62%) Tester
7 4 (6.90%) Developer in Test
7 4 (6.90%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.10%) .NET
2 19 (32.76%) Web Services
3 14 (24.14%) CSS
4 13 (22.41%) jQuery
5 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
5 9 (15.52%) HTML
5 9 (15.52%) Visualforce
5 9 (15.52%) WCF
6 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
6 8 (13.79%) Entity Framework
7 6 (10.34%) Ajax
8 5 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (8.62%) REST
9 3 (5.17%) JSON
9 3 (5.17%) XML
10 2 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (3.45%) Caliburn.Micro
10 2 (3.45%) Laravel
10 2 (3.45%) OpenCV
10 2 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (25.86%) Data Centre
2 15 (25.86%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (12.07%) iPad
4 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
5 2 (3.45%) User Experience
6 1 (1.72%) AS400
6 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.72%) Oculus Rift
6 1 (1.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) Linux
3 1 (1.72%) Debian
3 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (31.03%) OO
3 17 (29.31%) Integration Testing
3 17 (29.31%) Performance Testing
3 17 (29.31%) System Testing
4 16 (27.59%) Defect Management
4 16 (27.59%) Mentoring
4 16 (27.59%) Regression Testing
4 16 (27.59%) Scrum
4 16 (27.59%) Test Planning
5 15 (25.86%) Functional Testing
5 15 (25.86%) OOP
5 15 (25.86%) Time Management
5 15 (25.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (22.41%) MVC
7 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
7 11 (18.97%) Test Automation
8 10 (17.24%) Coaching
8 10 (17.24%) Waterfall
9 9 (15.52%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (43.10%) C#
2 16 (27.59%) JavaScript
3 15 (25.86%) C
4 11 (18.97%) SQL
5 9 (15.52%) Apex Code
6 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
7 5 (8.62%) PHP
7 5 (8.62%) PHP 5
7 5 (8.62%) TypeScript
8 2 (3.45%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.45%) XAML
9 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
1 2 (3.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (32.76%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.52%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
3 1 (1.72%) HP
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.72%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.72%) Zend
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension + private medical
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: Yesterday