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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 49 57 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +34
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 98 82 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.91% 4.29% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.85% 4.98% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 97 56 32
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £45,000
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
1674 1648 1298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 83.95% 86.28% 76.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1340 1361 1102
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,517 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 24 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 122 (64.55%) Java
2 110 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (41.27%) Spring
4 77 (40.74%) Degree
5 70 (37.04%) Software Engineering
6 67 (35.45%) Computer Science
7 66 (34.92%) Scrum
8 60 (31.75%) SQL
8 60 (31.75%) XML
9 58 (30.69%) TDD
10 56 (29.63%) Finance
11 52 (27.51%) SQL Server
11 52 (27.51%) Eclipse
12 50 (26.46%) J2EE
13 48 (25.40%) Oracle
13 48 (25.40%) JUnit
14 47 (24.87%) JavaScript
14 47 (24.87%) .NET
15 46 (24.34%) WebLogic
16 45 (23.81%) JBoss
16 45 (23.81%) WebSphere
17 44 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
18 43 (22.75%) C#
18 43 (22.75%) GWT
19 41 (21.69%) Hibernate
20 39 (20.63%) QA
21 38 (20.11%) OO
22 37 (19.58%) Banking
23 36 (19.05%) Relational Database
24 35 (18.52%) HTML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 46 (24.34%) WebLogic
2 45 (23.81%) JBoss
2 45 (23.81%) WebSphere
3 20 (10.58%) Apache ServiceMix
4 7 (3.70%) Joomla!
4 7 (3.70%) Alfresco
5 6 (3.17%) Umbraco
6 4 (2.12%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.12%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.59%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.06%) CMS
9 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 5 (2.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.06%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) Shopify
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.59%) SaaS
2 2 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (12.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (27.51%) SQL Server
2 36 (19.05%) Relational Database
3 31 (16.40%) RDBMS
4 15 (7.94%) Big Data
5 11 (5.82%) Oracle Database
6 10 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.70%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.17%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.65%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.65%) SQLite
9 5 (2.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.12%) OLTP
10 4 (2.12%) OLAP
11 3 (1.59%) MS Access
11 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (1.06%) Hazelcast
12 2 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 52 (27.51%) Eclipse
2 48 (25.40%) JUnit
3 34 (17.99%) Eclipse RCP
4 30 (15.87%) Ant
5 25 (13.23%) Subversion
5 25 (13.23%) Maven
6 18 (9.52%) Git (software)
6 18 (9.52%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.70%) Apache Ivy
7 7 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (3.17%) Visual Studio
9 5 (2.65%) Mechanoid
9 5 (2.65%) Robolectric
9 5 (2.65%) Robotium
10 3 (1.59%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.59%) Selenium
11 2 (1.06%) WebDriver
12 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
12 1 (0.53%) JDeveloper
General
1 56 (29.63%) Finance
2 37 (19.58%) Banking
3 34 (17.99%) French Language
4 11 (5.82%) Advertising
5 3 (1.59%) Retail
5 3 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.53%) Electronics
6 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.53%) Marketing
6 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 114 (60.32%) Developer
2 59 (31.22%) Software Engineer
3 45 (23.81%) Java Developer
4 35 (18.52%) Senior Developer
5 32 (16.93%) Graduate
5 32 (16.93%) Java Software Engineer
6 25 (13.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 19 (10.05%) Software Developer
8 18 (9.52%) Junior
9 15 (7.94%) Junior Software Engineer
10 14 (7.41%) Junior Java Software Engineer
10 14 (7.41%) C# Developer
11 13 (6.88%) .NET Developer
12 11 (5.82%) Senior Java Developer
13 9 (4.76%) iOS Developer
13 9 (4.76%) Senior iOS Developer
14 7 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (3.70%) C++ Developer
15 6 (3.17%) Team Leader
16 5 (2.65%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (41.27%) Spring
2 60 (31.75%) XML
3 50 (26.46%) J2EE
4 47 (24.87%) .NET
5 43 (22.75%) GWT
6 41 (21.69%) Hibernate
7 35 (18.52%) Web Services
7 35 (18.52%) HTML
8 28 (14.81%) JSP
9 24 (12.70%) Servlets
9 24 (12.70%) CSS
10 23 (12.17%) XSLT
10 23 (12.17%) JMS
11 21 (11.11%) jQuery
12 20 (10.58%) OSGi
12 20 (10.58%) WebSphere MQ
13 18 (9.52%) ASP.NET
13 18 (9.52%) HTML5
14 14 (7.41%) MyBatis
14 14 (7.41%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 67 (35.45%) Computer Science
2 32 (16.93%) N-Tier
3 29 (15.34%) Enterprise Software
4 23 (12.17%) Client/Server
5 21 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (10.58%) SWIFT
7 18 (9.52%) User Experience
8 17 (8.99%) Mobile Payment
9 13 (6.88%) Open Source
10 12 (6.35%) iPad
10 12 (6.35%) iPhone
11 7 (3.70%) RIA
12 4 (2.12%) Mathematics
12 4 (2.12%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.53%) Digital Media
13 1 (0.53%) Physics
13 1 (0.53%) DTV
13 1 (0.53%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.40%) UNIX
2 28 (14.81%) Apple iOS
3 26 (13.76%) Android
3 26 (13.76%) Windows
4 23 (12.17%) Windows Phone
5 17 (8.99%) Windows Phone 7
6 11 (5.82%) Linux
7 7 (3.70%) Windows 8
8 2 (1.06%) CentOS
8 2 (1.06%) Fedora
9 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (58.20%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (37.04%) Software Engineering
3 66 (34.92%) Scrum
4 58 (30.69%) TDD
5 44 (23.28%) Continuous Integration
6 38 (20.11%) OO
7 35 (18.52%) MVC
8 34 (17.99%) UML
9 32 (16.93%) Problem Management
10 24 (12.70%) OOP
10 24 (12.70%) Android Development
11 23 (12.17%) BDD
12 21 (11.11%) iOS Development
12 21 (11.11%) E-Commerce
13 19 (10.05%) OOA/OOD
14 18 (9.52%) OOD
14 18 (9.52%) Refactoring
15 17 (8.99%) Kanban
16 13 (6.88%) Integration Testing
17 12 (6.35%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 122 (64.55%) Java
2 60 (31.75%) SQL
3 47 (24.87%) JavaScript
4 43 (22.75%) C#
5 32 (16.93%) C++
6 20 (10.58%) C
7 14 (7.41%) Objective-C
8 11 (5.82%) VB.NET
9 8 (4.23%) PHP
10 6 (3.17%) XAML
11 5 (2.65%) T-SQL
12 4 (2.12%) Python
12 4 (2.12%) Ruby
13 3 (1.59%) PHP5
14 2 (1.06%) Perl
15 1 (0.53%) VB
15 1 (0.53%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 77 (40.74%) Degree
2 12 (6.35%) SC Cleared
2 12 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.06%) ISEB
3 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (20.63%) QA
2 4 (2.12%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (10.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 48 (25.40%) Oracle
2 34 (17.99%) Google
3 20 (10.58%) VMware
3 20 (10.58%) IBM
4 15 (7.94%) Microsoft
5 11 (5.82%) Sybase
6 7 (3.70%) Adobe
7 6 (3.17%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.59%) Zend
9 2 (1.06%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.06%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.53%) SAP
10 1 (0.53%) BEA
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago