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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 43 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 80 95 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.17% 5.23% 4.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 6.06% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76 85 64
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +21.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
1688 1568 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 88.05% 86.34% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1465 1238 1179
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 2 September 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 86 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (50.31%) Software Engineering
3 75 (46.58%) TDD
4 67 (41.61%) Java
5 66 (40.99%) Degree
6 60 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (36.65%) .NET
8 58 (36.02%) Apple iOS
9 56 (34.78%) C#
10 54 (33.54%) OO
10 54 (33.54%) Git (software)
11 53 (32.92%) SQL
12 50 (31.06%) JavaScript
13 47 (29.19%) Computer Science
13 47 (29.19%) iOS Development
14 45 (27.95%) SQL Server
14 45 (27.95%) CSS
15 44 (27.33%) HTML
15 44 (27.33%) Scrum
16 42 (26.09%) Finance
17 38 (23.60%) Windows
17 38 (23.60%) Google
18 37 (22.98%) WebSphere
18 37 (22.98%) Android
18 37 (22.98%) GWT
18 37 (22.98%) JBoss
18 37 (22.98%) WebLogic
18 37 (22.98%) MVC
19 35 (21.74%) jQuery
20 34 (21.12%) Objective-C

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (22.98%) WebLogic
1 37 (22.98%) JBoss
1 37 (22.98%) WebSphere
2 19 (11.80%) Apache ServiceMix
3 9 (5.59%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (4.35%) Node.js
5 3 (1.86%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.24%) WordPress
7 1 (0.62%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.48%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.86%) SaaS
2 3 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.95%) SQL Server
2 26 (16.15%) RDBMS
2 26 (16.15%) Relational Database
3 18 (11.18%) MySQL
4 10 (6.21%) SQLite
5 7 (4.35%) Hadoop
5 7 (4.35%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.35%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (2.48%) OLAP
6 4 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.62%) OLTP
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.62%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 54 (33.54%) Git (software)
2 28 (17.39%) Eclipse
2 28 (17.39%) Eclipse RCP
2 28 (17.39%) Jenkins
3 19 (11.80%) Subversion
3 19 (11.80%) Maven
3 19 (11.80%) Xcode
3 19 (11.80%) Ant
3 19 (11.80%) JUnit
4 11 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.97%) PHPUnit
6 6 (3.73%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 6 (3.73%) Visual Studio
7 4 (2.48%) Robotium
7 4 (2.48%) Mechanoid
7 4 (2.48%) Robolectric
8 2 (1.24%) NUnit
9 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (26.09%) Finance
2 24 (14.91%) Banking
3 22 (13.66%) Marketing
4 18 (11.18%) Games
5 11 (6.83%) French Language
6 10 (6.21%) Advertising
6 10 (6.21%) Telecoms
7 8 (4.97%) Electronics
7 8 (4.97%) Manufacturing
8 7 (4.35%) Retail
9 4 (2.48%) Law
Job Titles
1 123 (76.40%) Developer
2 49 (30.43%) Software Engineer
3 43 (26.71%) Software Developer
4 38 (23.60%) Senior Developer
5 23 (14.29%) iOS Developer
6 19 (11.80%) Applications Developer
6 19 (11.80%) .NET Developer
7 18 (11.18%) Lead Developer
7 18 (11.18%) Java Software Engineer
8 17 (10.56%) PHP Developer
9 12 (7.45%) Web Developer
10 9 (5.59%) PHP Web Developer
10 9 (5.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 9 (5.59%) Software Applications Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Lead Software Engineer
10 9 (5.59%) Lead Software Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (4.97%) Senior Software Engineer
12 7 (4.35%) Java Developer
12 7 (4.35%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (36.65%) .NET
2 45 (27.95%) CSS
3 44 (27.33%) HTML
4 37 (22.98%) GWT
5 35 (21.74%) jQuery
6 31 (19.25%) J2EE
6 31 (19.25%) Web Services
7 27 (16.77%) XML
7 27 (16.77%) Spring
8 22 (13.66%) Servlets
9 20 (12.42%) ASP.NET
9 20 (12.42%) XSLT
10 19 (11.80%) JMS
10 19 (11.80%) WebSphere MQ
10 19 (11.80%) JSP
10 19 (11.80%) OSGi
10 19 (11.80%) UIKit
11 18 (11.18%) REST
12 15 (9.32%) .NET Framework
13 14 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (29.19%) Computer Science
2 25 (15.53%) N-Tier
3 24 (14.91%) User Experience
4 23 (14.29%) iPad
4 23 (14.29%) iPhone
5 19 (11.80%) Inversion of Control
5 19 (11.80%) Client/Server
5 19 (11.80%) SWIFT
5 19 (11.80%) Mobile App
6 18 (11.18%) Xbox
7 13 (8.07%) Smartphone
7 13 (8.07%) Data Structures
8 9 (5.59%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (4.97%) DTV
10 7 (4.35%) Algorithms
11 6 (3.73%) 3D Graphics
11 6 (3.73%) Social Media
11 6 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.86%) Data Integration
13 2 (1.24%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (36.02%) Apple iOS
2 38 (23.60%) Windows
3 37 (22.98%) Android
4 33 (20.50%) Windows Phone
5 25 (15.53%) Windows 8
5 25 (15.53%) UNIX
6 13 (8.07%) Linux
7 8 (4.97%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (2.48%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (1.86%) Fedora
9 3 (1.86%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (53.42%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (50.31%) Software Engineering
3 75 (46.58%) TDD
4 60 (37.27%) Continuous Integration
5 54 (33.54%) OO
6 47 (29.19%) iOS Development
7 44 (27.33%) Scrum
8 37 (22.98%) MVC
9 32 (19.88%) Android Development
10 26 (16.15%) SDLC
11 25 (15.53%) MVVM
12 24 (14.91%) Problem Management
12 24 (14.91%) System Testing
13 22 (13.66%) UML
14 21 (13.04%) OOA/OOD
15 17 (10.56%) BDD
16 16 (9.94%) Test Automation
16 16 (9.94%) Pair Programming
17 15 (9.32%) E-Commerce
18 14 (8.70%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 67 (41.61%) Java
2 56 (34.78%) C#
3 53 (32.92%) SQL
4 50 (31.06%) JavaScript
5 34 (21.12%) Objective-C
6 26 (16.15%) PHP
7 25 (15.53%) XAML
8 15 (9.32%) VB.NET
9 12 (7.45%) C
10 6 (3.73%) C++
11 4 (2.48%) VB
11 4 (2.48%) PHP5
12 3 (1.86%) Python
12 3 (1.86%) Ruby
12 3 (1.86%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 66 (40.99%) Degree
2 3 (1.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (1.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.24%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.18%) QA
2 3 (1.86%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (11.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.73%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (5.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (23.60%) Google
2 28 (17.39%) Oracle
3 25 (15.53%) Xamarin
4 22 (13.66%) Sybase
5 19 (11.80%) VMware
6 13 (8.07%) BEA
7 8 (4.97%) SAP
7 8 (4.97%) Zend
8 6 (3.73%) Sencha
8 6 (3.73%) Appcelerator
8 6 (3.73%) Volantis
8 6 (3.73%) Netbiscuits
8 6 (3.73%) Kony
8 6 (3.73%) IBM
8 6 (3.73%) Apple
9 4 (2.48%) Microsoft
10 3 (1.86%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.24%) Cognos
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