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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 50 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 84 93 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.31% 4.65% 3.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.31% 5.50% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 76 93 46
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
1583 1691 1421
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 81.26% 84.63% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1362 1240
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 68 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 67 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (43.79%) Java
3 64 (41.83%) Degree
4 53 (34.64%) SQL
5 50 (32.68%) TDD
6 49 (32.03%) C#
7 46 (30.07%) JavaScript
8 41 (26.80%) Finance
8 41 (26.80%) Computer Science
9 38 (24.84%) HTML
10 37 (24.18%) WebLogic
11 36 (23.53%) JBoss
11 36 (23.53%) Spring
11 36 (23.53%) WebSphere
11 36 (23.53%) GWT
11 36 (23.53%) Git (software)
12 35 (22.88%) .NET
12 35 (22.88%) SQL Server
13 33 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (20.92%) J2EE
15 31 (20.26%) Advertising
16 30 (19.61%) CSS
17 29 (18.95%) OO
18 28 (18.30%) Eclipse
18 28 (18.30%) Windows
18 28 (18.30%) Google
19 27 (17.65%) QA
19 27 (17.65%) Apple iOS
19 27 (17.65%) Eclipse RCP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 37 (24.18%) WebLogic
2 36 (23.53%) JBoss
2 36 (23.53%) WebSphere
3 13 (8.50%) Apache ServiceMix
4 4 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (2.61%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.96%) Node.js
6 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.31%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (22.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.76%) Big Data
3 16 (10.46%) Relational Database
3 16 (10.46%) RDBMS
4 14 (9.15%) MySQL
5 7 (4.58%) OLAP
5 7 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (3.92%) SQLite
7 5 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.61%) OLTP
9 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.31%) Hadoop
10 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 36 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 28 (18.30%) Eclipse
3 27 (17.65%) Eclipse RCP
4 17 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 15 (9.80%) JUnit
6 14 (9.15%) Subversion
7 13 (8.50%) Xcode
7 13 (8.50%) Maven
7 13 (8.50%) Ant
8 10 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (5.23%) Visual Studio
10 6 (3.92%) PHPUnit
10 6 (3.92%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 2 (1.31%) NUnit
12 1 (0.65%) JDeveloper
General
1 41 (26.80%) Finance
2 31 (20.26%) Advertising
3 25 (16.34%) Banking
4 22 (14.38%) French Language
5 18 (11.76%) Marketing
6 7 (4.58%) Retail
7 6 (3.92%) Games
8 4 (2.61%) Electronics
8 4 (2.61%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.61%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 108 (70.59%) Developer
2 43 (28.10%) Software Engineer
3 34 (22.22%) Software Developer
3 34 (22.22%) Senior Developer
4 22 (14.38%) Java Software Engineer
5 18 (11.76%) C++ Developer
6 15 (9.80%) Java Developer
6 15 (9.80%) Senior C++ Developer
7 14 (9.15%) Lead Developer
8 13 (8.50%) iOS Developer
9 12 (7.84%) Junior Software Engineer
9 12 (7.84%) Junior
10 10 (6.54%) PHP Developer
10 10 (6.54%) .NET Developer
11 9 (5.88%) Graduate
11 9 (5.88%) Junior Java Software Engineer
11 9 (5.88%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 6 (3.92%) Senior PHP Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Lead PHP Developer
12 6 (3.92%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (24.84%) HTML
2 36 (23.53%) Spring
2 36 (23.53%) GWT
3 35 (22.88%) .NET
4 32 (20.92%) J2EE
5 30 (19.61%) CSS
6 27 (17.65%) Web Services
7 22 (14.38%) jQuery
8 17 (11.11%) XML
8 17 (11.11%) Servlets
8 17 (11.11%) REST
9 14 (9.15%) Struts
9 14 (9.15%) JSP
9 14 (9.15%) XSLT
9 14 (9.15%) SWT
9 14 (9.15%) HTML5
10 13 (8.50%) UIKit
10 13 (8.50%) OSGi
10 13 (8.50%) WebSphere MQ
10 13 (8.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (26.80%) Computer Science
2 18 (11.76%) N-Tier
3 15 (9.80%) User Experience
4 14 (9.15%) Mobile App
5 13 (8.50%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (8.50%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (8.50%) iPad
5 13 (8.50%) SWIFT
5 13 (8.50%) iPhone
5 13 (8.50%) Client/Server
6 8 (5.23%) Data Structures
7 7 (4.58%) Open Source
7 7 (4.58%) Smartphone
8 6 (3.92%) Social Media
8 6 (3.92%) Xbox
8 6 (3.92%) 3D Graphics
9 4 (2.61%) DTV
10 3 (1.96%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.31%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 28 (18.30%) Windows
2 27 (17.65%) Apple iOS
3 22 (14.38%) UNIX
4 20 (13.07%) Linux
5 16 (10.46%) Windows Phone
5 16 (10.46%) Windows 8
6 14 (9.15%) Android
7 4 (2.61%) CentOS
7 4 (2.61%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.61%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.44%) Software Engineering
2 67 (43.79%) Agile Software Development
3 50 (32.68%) TDD
4 33 (21.57%) Continuous Integration
5 29 (18.95%) OO
6 27 (17.65%) Scrum
6 27 (17.65%) MVC
7 25 (16.34%) Problem Management
8 24 (15.69%) UML
9 23 (15.03%) iOS Development
10 19 (12.42%) Integration Testing
11 18 (11.76%) Mentoring
12 16 (10.46%) MVVM
12 16 (10.46%) System Testing
13 14 (9.15%) Test Automation
14 13 (8.50%) Pair Programming
15 11 (7.19%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.54%) Project Planning
16 10 (6.54%) BDD
16 10 (6.54%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (43.79%) Java
2 53 (34.64%) SQL
3 49 (32.03%) C#
4 46 (30.07%) JavaScript
5 20 (13.07%) PHP
6 19 (12.42%) C++
7 17 (11.11%) Objective-C
8 16 (10.46%) XAML
9 13 (8.50%) VB.NET
10 9 (5.88%) C
11 6 (3.92%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.61%) PHP5
12 4 (2.61%) Ruby
12 4 (2.61%) Python
12 4 (2.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (41.83%) Degree
2 7 (4.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (4.58%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (17.65%) QA
2 6 (3.92%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (8.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (18.30%) Google
2 24 (15.69%) Oracle
3 16 (10.46%) Xamarin
4 13 (8.50%) VMware
4 13 (8.50%) IBM
5 12 (7.84%) Microsoft
6 9 (5.88%) Sybase
7 6 (3.92%) Zend
7 6 (3.92%) Sencha
7 6 (3.92%) Appcelerator
7 6 (3.92%) Netbiscuits
7 6 (3.92%) Kony
7 6 (3.92%) Volantis
7 6 (3.92%) Apple
8 4 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 4 (2.61%) SAP
9 2 (1.31%) Cognos
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