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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 96 97 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 35 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.72% 1.54% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 1.92% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 16
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £32,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1728 1457 1219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 84.96% 80.32% 81.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1425 1289 1043
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 9 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 36 (53.73%) C#
2 34 (50.75%) .NET
3 31 (46.27%) MVC
4 26 (38.81%) HTML
4 26 (38.81%) JavaScript
4 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
5 24 (35.82%) PHP
5 24 (35.82%) CSS
5 24 (35.82%) jQuery
6 23 (34.33%) .NET Framework
7 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (32.84%) OOP
7 22 (32.84%) SQL
8 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
9 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
10 16 (23.88%) OO
10 16 (23.88%) Games
11 15 (22.39%) Scrum
11 15 (22.39%) MySQL
11 15 (22.39%) Finance
11 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 14 (20.90%) Mobile Development
12 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
12 14 (20.90%) Web Application Development
12 14 (20.90%) LESS
12 14 (20.90%) Adobe
12 14 (20.90%) XML
12 14 (20.90%) PHP 5
13 13 (19.40%) Billing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 13 (19.40%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (2.99%) Apache
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.49%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) nginx
4 1 (1.49%) Node.js
4 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (11.94%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) GitHub
2 4 (5.97%) Heroku
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.39%) MySQL
3 9 (13.43%) Relational Database
4 8 (11.94%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) QlikView
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.49%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Selenium
2 9 (13.43%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.45%) Subversion
4 6 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 6 (8.96%) SpecFlow
5 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.99%) LabVIEW
6 2 (2.99%) Mocha
6 2 (2.99%) NUnit
7 1 (1.49%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.49%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.49%) JIRA
7 1 (1.49%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.49%) JUnit
7 1 (1.49%) PhpStorm
7 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (23.88%) Games
2 15 (22.39%) Finance
3 13 (19.40%) Billing
4 4 (5.97%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) .NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 15 (22.39%) C# Developer
3 15 (22.39%) Software Developer
4 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 14 (20.90%) PHP Developer
5 13 (19.40%) .NET Software Developer
5 13 (19.40%) C# Software Developer
5 13 (19.40%) SQL Developer
6 10 (14.93%) Junior
6 10 (14.93%) Junior Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Junior .NET Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Junior C# .NET Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Junior C# Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Junior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) .NET
2 26 (38.81%) HTML
3 24 (35.82%) CSS
3 24 (35.82%) jQuery
4 23 (34.33%) .NET Framework
5 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET
6 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (20.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
7 14 (20.90%) LESS
7 14 (20.90%) XML
8 13 (19.40%) Adobe AIR
8 13 (19.40%) PhoneGap
9 12 (17.91%) XSLT
10 11 (16.42%) Web Services
11 9 (13.43%) Ajax
12 7 (10.45%) REST
13 6 (8.96%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (8.96%) WCF
14 5 (7.46%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.48%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.48%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.99%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.99%) Life Science
6 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 3 (4.48%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Debian
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) MVC
2 22 (32.84%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (32.84%) OOP
3 16 (23.88%) OO
4 15 (22.39%) Scrum
5 14 (20.90%) Mobile Development
5 14 (20.90%) Web Application Development
6 13 (19.40%) API Integration
6 13 (19.40%) Release Management
7 9 (13.43%) Configuration Management
7 9 (13.43%) Mentoring
7 9 (13.43%) Web Development
8 8 (11.94%) OOD
8 8 (11.94%) TDD
8 8 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Performance Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Regression Testing
9 7 (10.45%) System Testing
9 7 (10.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (53.73%) C#
2 26 (38.81%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.82%) PHP
4 22 (32.84%) SQL
5 14 (20.90%) PHP 5
6 9 (13.43%) Python
7 8 (11.94%) Java
7 8 (11.94%) Ruby
8 6 (8.96%) TypeScript
9 5 (7.46%) C
10 4 (5.97%) Apex Code
11 2 (2.99%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.99%) XAML
12 1 (1.49%) ABAP
12 1 (1.49%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.94%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (38.81%) Microsoft
2 14 (20.90%) Adobe
3 9 (13.43%) Oracle
4 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.49%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.49%) SAP
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