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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 65 58 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.40% 3.38% 3.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 3.93% 4.19%
Number of salaries quoted 64 33 50
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,600 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1597 1475 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.57% 85.91% 79.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1318 1170 1194
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 4 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 92 (55.42%) Java
2 89 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (40.36%) Spring
4 66 (39.76%) Degree
5 55 (33.13%) Software Engineering
6 52 (31.33%) TDD
7 49 (29.52%) Computer Science
8 48 (28.92%) SQL
8 48 (28.92%) XML
9 47 (28.31%) .NET
9 47 (28.31%) Scrum
10 46 (27.71%) JavaScript
11 42 (25.30%) Eclipse
12 41 (24.70%) C#
13 40 (24.10%) Finance
13 40 (24.10%) Hibernate
14 38 (22.89%) MVC
14 38 (22.89%) J2EE
14 38 (22.89%) SQL Server
15 37 (22.29%) C++
15 37 (22.29%) HTML
16 36 (21.69%) JUnit
16 36 (21.69%) Web Services
17 34 (20.48%) UML
17 34 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (19.88%) WebLogic
19 32 (19.28%) JBoss
19 32 (19.28%) WebSphere
20 31 (18.67%) GWT
21 30 (18.07%) QA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 33 (19.88%) WebLogic
2 32 (19.28%) JBoss
2 32 (19.28%) WebSphere
3 14 (8.43%) Apache ServiceMix
4 7 (4.22%) Alfresco
4 7 (4.22%) Joomla!
5 6 (3.61%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (2.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.20%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (3.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.89%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.06%) Relational Database
3 22 (13.25%) Big Data
4 20 (12.05%) RDBMS
5 12 (7.23%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.22%) MongoDB
6 7 (4.22%) Oracle Database
7 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (3.01%) OLAP
8 5 (3.01%) OLTP
9 3 (1.81%) MS Access
9 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.81%) SQLite
9 3 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.60%) MySQL
11 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 42 (25.30%) Eclipse
2 36 (21.69%) JUnit
3 26 (15.66%) Eclipse RCP
4 25 (15.06%) Subversion
5 22 (13.25%) Ant
6 21 (12.65%) Maven
7 14 (8.43%) Git (software)
7 14 (8.43%) Jenkins
8 10 (6.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (4.22%) Visual Studio
9 7 (4.22%) Apache Ivy
10 3 (1.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.81%) Robotium
10 3 (1.81%) Mechanoid
10 3 (1.81%) Robolectric
11 1 (0.60%) JDeveloper
11 1 (0.60%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (24.10%) Finance
2 27 (16.27%) Banking
3 26 (15.66%) French Language
4 25 (15.06%) Advertising
5 2 (1.20%) Legal
6 1 (0.60%) Retail
6 1 (0.60%) Billing
6 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.60%) Electronics
6 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.60%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (65.66%) Developer
2 46 (27.71%) Software Engineer
3 41 (24.70%) Java Developer
4 38 (22.89%) Senior Developer
5 26 (15.66%) Java Software Engineer
6 20 (12.05%) Graduate
7 19 (11.45%) C++ Developer
7 19 (11.45%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 16 (9.64%) Software Developer
9 15 (9.04%) Junior
10 14 (8.43%) Senior C++ Developer
11 13 (7.83%) Junior Software Engineer
12 12 (7.23%) .NET Developer
12 12 (7.23%) Junior Java Software Engineer
13 7 (4.22%) Senior Java Developer
13 7 (4.22%) iOS Developer
13 7 (4.22%) Senior iOS Developer
14 6 (3.61%) Senior .NET Developer
15 5 (3.01%) C# Developer
16 4 (2.41%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 67 (40.36%) Spring
2 48 (28.92%) XML
3 47 (28.31%) .NET
4 40 (24.10%) Hibernate
5 38 (22.89%) J2EE
6 37 (22.29%) HTML
7 36 (21.69%) Web Services
8 31 (18.67%) GWT
9 26 (15.66%) CSS
10 22 (13.25%) HTML5
11 20 (12.05%) jQuery
11 20 (12.05%) JSP
11 20 (12.05%) ASP.NET
12 17 (10.24%) XSLT
13 16 (9.64%) Servlets
13 16 (9.64%) .NET Framework
14 15 (9.04%) JMS
15 14 (8.43%) WebSphere MQ
15 14 (8.43%) OSGi
16 13 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 49 (29.52%) Computer Science
2 20 (12.05%) N-Tier
3 17 (10.24%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (9.04%) Client/Server
5 14 (8.43%) Inversion of Control
5 14 (8.43%) Open Source
5 14 (8.43%) SWIFT
5 14 (8.43%) User Experience
6 13 (7.83%) Mobile Payment
7 10 (6.02%) iPhone
7 10 (6.02%) iPad
8 7 (4.22%) RIA
9 4 (2.41%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.81%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.60%) DTV
12 1 (0.60%) Physics
12 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.07%) Windows
2 22 (13.25%) Apple iOS
2 22 (13.25%) Android
3 21 (12.65%) Windows Phone
4 20 (12.05%) UNIX
5 13 (7.83%) Windows Phone 7
6 12 (7.23%) Linux
7 8 (4.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.20%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.60%) Fedora
9 1 (0.60%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (53.61%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (33.13%) Software Engineering
3 52 (31.33%) TDD
4 47 (28.31%) Scrum
5 38 (22.89%) MVC
6 34 (20.48%) UML
6 34 (20.48%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (18.07%) OO
8 26 (15.66%) Problem Management
9 23 (13.86%) Integration Testing
10 20 (12.05%) Android Development
10 20 (12.05%) OOP
11 17 (10.24%) iOS Development
12 16 (9.64%) BDD
13 15 (9.04%) Refactoring
13 15 (9.04%) E-Commerce
14 14 (8.43%) OOD
14 14 (8.43%) Pair Programming
15 13 (7.83%) Kanban
15 13 (7.83%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 92 (55.42%) Java
2 48 (28.92%) SQL
3 46 (27.71%) JavaScript
4 41 (24.70%) C#
5 37 (22.29%) C++
6 16 (9.64%) C
7 14 (8.43%) VB.NET
8 12 (7.23%) Objective-C
9 8 (4.82%) XAML
10 6 (3.61%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.61%) PHP
11 2 (1.20%) VB
12 1 (0.60%) Python
12 1 (0.60%) Ruby
12 1 (0.60%) PHP5
12 1 (0.60%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 66 (39.76%) Degree
2 14 (8.43%) SC Cleared
2 14 (8.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.41%) VCP4
4 2 (1.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (18.07%) QA
2 5 (3.01%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.81%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (17.47%) Oracle
2 22 (13.25%) Google
3 19 (11.45%) Microsoft
4 14 (8.43%) IBM
4 14 (8.43%) VMware
5 8 (4.82%) Xamarin
6 7 (4.22%) Adobe
7 6 (3.61%) Sybase
8 1 (0.60%) SAP
8 1 (0.60%) ION Trading
8 1 (0.60%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.60%) Zend
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