The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 43 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 93 105 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.91% 6.00% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 7.11% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 91 85 55
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,400 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1558 1477 1190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.22% 84.40% 75.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1282 1282 1020
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bristol region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Bristol

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

1 142 (75.53%) Java
2 119 (63.30%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (47.87%) Spring
4 85 (45.21%) Scrum
5 81 (43.09%) Software Engineering
6 77 (40.96%) Degree
7 75 (39.89%) Computer Science
8 71 (37.77%) SQL
9 61 (32.45%) Oracle
9 61 (32.45%) TDD
10 56 (29.79%) Finance
11 55 (29.26%) J2EE
12 54 (28.72%) XML
13 53 (28.19%) SQL Server
14 52 (27.66%) Eclipse
15 49 (26.06%) JUnit
16 48 (25.53%) Relational Database
17 47 (25.00%) WebLogic
17 47 (25.00%) JBoss
17 47 (25.00%) WebSphere
18 46 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (23.94%) GWT
20 43 (22.87%) RDBMS
21 42 (22.34%) OO
21 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
21 42 (22.34%) QA
22 41 (21.81%) N-Tier
23 40 (21.28%) Hibernate
23 40 (21.28%) Banking
23 40 (21.28%) UML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 47 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 47 (25.00%) JBoss
1 47 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 23 (12.23%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (3.19%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.66%) Alfresco
4 5 (2.66%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.60%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.06%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.60%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.32%) Magento
1 10 (5.32%) Shopify
2 2 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.91%) SaaS
2 12 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (28.19%) SQL Server
2 48 (25.53%) Relational Database
3 43 (22.87%) RDBMS
4 13 (6.91%) Big Data
4 13 (6.91%) MySQL
5 11 (5.85%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (5.85%) Oracle Database
6 10 (5.32%) Hazelcast
7 7 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (2.66%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.66%) SQLite
9 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.53%) MS Access
10 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (27.66%) Eclipse
2 49 (26.06%) JUnit
3 37 (19.68%) Eclipse RCP
4 31 (16.49%) Ant
5 21 (11.17%) Maven
6 18 (9.57%) Subversion
7 17 (9.04%) Git (software)
8 16 (8.51%) Jenkins
9 5 (2.66%) Apache Ivy
9 5 (2.66%) Mechanoid
9 5 (2.66%) Robolectric
9 5 (2.66%) Robotium
10 3 (1.60%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.60%) Selenium
10 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
11 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
12 1 (0.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 56 (29.79%) Finance
2 40 (21.28%) Banking
3 37 (19.68%) French Language
4 8 (4.26%) Electronics
5 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.13%) Advertising
6 3 (1.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.06%) Marketing
7 2 (1.06%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 112 (59.57%) Developer
2 57 (30.32%) Software Engineer
3 52 (27.66%) Java Developer
4 41 (21.81%) Senior Developer
5 34 (18.09%) Graduate
6 30 (15.96%) Java Software Engineer
7 25 (13.30%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 22 (11.70%) Software Developer
9 21 (11.17%) Senior Java Developer
10 19 (10.11%) Junior
11 17 (9.04%) C# Developer
12 15 (7.98%) Junior Software Engineer
13 14 (7.45%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 12 (6.38%) .NET Developer
15 11 (5.85%) Team Leader
16 8 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
16 8 (4.26%) iOS Developer
16 8 (4.26%) Senior iOS Developer
17 7 (3.72%) Graduate Developer
17 7 (3.72%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (47.87%) Spring
2 55 (29.26%) J2EE
3 54 (28.72%) XML
4 45 (23.94%) GWT
5 40 (21.28%) Hibernate
6 38 (20.21%) Web Services
7 34 (18.09%) HTML
7 34 (18.09%) .NET
8 31 (16.49%) jQuery
9 29 (15.43%) Servlets
10 28 (14.89%) JSP
11 26 (13.83%) JMS
12 23 (12.23%) WebSphere MQ
12 23 (12.23%) XSLT
12 23 (12.23%) OSGi
13 20 (10.64%) CSS
14 18 (9.57%) HTML5
15 14 (7.45%) MyBatis
15 14 (7.45%) Struts
15 14 (7.45%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 75 (39.89%) Computer Science
2 41 (21.81%) N-Tier
3 37 (19.68%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (13.83%) Client/Server
5 24 (12.77%) Inversion of Control
6 23 (12.23%) SWIFT
7 16 (8.51%) Mobile Payment
7 16 (8.51%) User Experience
8 11 (5.85%) iPad
8 11 (5.85%) iPhone
8 11 (5.85%) Open Source
9 10 (5.32%) Mobile App
10 6 (3.19%) GIS
11 5 (2.66%) RIA
12 3 (1.60%) Mathematics
13 2 (1.06%) DTV
14 1 (0.53%) Physics
14 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.02%) Apple iOS
2 30 (15.96%) Android
3 28 (14.89%) UNIX
4 21 (11.17%) Linux
5 20 (10.64%) Windows
6 16 (8.51%) Windows Phone 7
6 16 (8.51%) Windows Phone
7 12 (6.38%) CentOS
7 12 (6.38%) Fedora
8 9 (4.79%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (63.30%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (45.21%) Scrum
3 81 (43.09%) Software Engineering
4 61 (32.45%) TDD
5 46 (24.47%) Continuous Integration
6 42 (22.34%) OO
7 40 (21.28%) UML
8 30 (15.96%) Problem Management
9 27 (14.36%) Android Development
10 25 (13.30%) iOS Development
11 24 (12.77%) BDD
11 24 (12.77%) OOP
11 24 (12.77%) MVC
12 23 (12.23%) OOA/OOD
13 22 (11.70%) E-Commerce
14 16 (8.51%) OOD
14 16 (8.51%) Refactoring
14 16 (8.51%) Kanban
15 11 (5.85%) Content Management
15 11 (5.85%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 142 (75.53%) Java
2 71 (37.77%) SQL
3 42 (22.34%) JavaScript
4 33 (17.55%) C++
5 32 (17.02%) C#
6 20 (10.64%) PHP
7 18 (9.57%) C
8 13 (6.91%) PHP5
9 11 (5.85%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.26%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.19%) Python
11 6 (3.19%) Ruby
12 3 (1.60%) VB
13 2 (1.06%) Perl
13 2 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 77 (40.96%) Degree
2 8 (4.26%) SC Cleared
2 8 (4.26%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) ISEB
3 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (22.34%) QA
System Software
1 23 (12.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 61 (32.45%) Oracle
2 36 (19.15%) Google
3 23 (12.23%) VMware
3 23 (12.23%) IBM
4 12 (6.38%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.32%) Zend
5 10 (5.32%) Sybase
6 8 (4.26%) Microsoft
7 5 (2.66%) Adobe
8 2 (1.06%) SAP
8 2 (1.06%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.53%) BEA
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