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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 45 46 65
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 107 95 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.50% 4.85% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 5.65% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 99 87 47
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £18,500 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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
1677 1680 1388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 86.18% 85.71% 83.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1435 1325 1220
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 78 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (47.24%) Software Engineering
3 70 (42.94%) Java
4 67 (41.10%) Degree
5 64 (39.26%) TDD
6 58 (35.58%) SQL
7 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
7 51 (31.29%) C#
8 48 (29.45%) Continuous Integration
8 48 (29.45%) Git (software)
9 47 (28.83%) Computer Science
10 46 (28.22%) .NET
10 46 (28.22%) OO
11 44 (26.99%) Finance
11 44 (26.99%) HTML
12 43 (26.38%) Apple iOS
13 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
13 40 (24.54%) CSS
14 39 (23.93%) Scrum
15 37 (22.70%) MVC
15 37 (22.70%) WebLogic
15 37 (22.70%) JBoss
15 37 (22.70%) WebSphere
15 37 (22.70%) GWT
16 35 (21.47%) iOS Development
17 34 (20.86%) Web Services
17 34 (20.86%) Windows
17 34 (20.86%) Spring
18 32 (19.63%) Google
19 31 (19.02%) J2EE

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (22.70%) WebLogic
1 37 (22.70%) JBoss
1 37 (22.70%) WebSphere
2 17 (10.43%) Apache ServiceMix
3 7 (4.29%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (3.68%) Node.js
5 4 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.23%) WordPress
7 1 (0.61%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.45%) SaaS
2 4 (2.45%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 15 (9.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (24.54%) SQL Server
2 23 (14.11%) RDBMS
2 23 (14.11%) Relational Database
3 17 (10.43%) MySQL
4 12 (7.36%) Big Data
5 8 (4.91%) SQLite
6 5 (3.07%) OLAP
6 5 (3.07%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (3.07%) Hadoop
6 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.23%) OLTP
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 48 (29.45%) Git (software)
2 30 (18.40%) Eclipse
2 30 (18.40%) Eclipse RCP
3 24 (14.72%) Jenkins
4 18 (11.04%) JUnit
5 17 (10.43%) Xcode
5 17 (10.43%) Ant
5 17 (10.43%) Subversion
5 17 (10.43%) Maven
6 10 (6.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.91%) PHPUnit
8 7 (4.29%) Visual Studio
9 6 (3.68%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 2 (1.23%) NUnit
10 2 (1.23%) Robotium
10 2 (1.23%) Mechanoid
10 2 (1.23%) Robolectric
11 1 (0.61%) TeamCity
General
1 44 (26.99%) Finance
2 26 (15.95%) Banking
3 24 (14.72%) Advertising
4 21 (12.88%) Marketing
5 19 (11.66%) French Language
6 10 (6.13%) Games
7 9 (5.52%) Telecoms
8 7 (4.29%) Electronics
8 7 (4.29%) Retail
8 7 (4.29%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.84%) Law
9 3 (1.84%) Legal
Job Titles
1 119 (73.01%) Developer
2 45 (27.61%) Software Engineer
3 44 (26.99%) Senior Developer
4 35 (21.47%) Software Developer
5 21 (12.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 19 (11.66%) iOS Developer
7 18 (11.04%) .NET Developer
8 16 (9.82%) Lead Developer
9 15 (9.20%) PHP Developer
10 13 (7.98%) Java Developer
11 12 (7.36%) Senior C++ Developer
11 12 (7.36%) C++ Developer
12 10 (6.13%) Applications Developer
13 9 (5.52%) Junior
13 9 (5.52%) Junior Software Engineer
13 9 (5.52%) Senior .NET Developer
14 8 (4.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 8 (4.91%) Graduate
15 7 (4.29%) PHP Web Developer
15 7 (4.29%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (28.22%) .NET
2 44 (26.99%) HTML
3 40 (24.54%) CSS
4 37 (22.70%) GWT
5 34 (20.86%) Spring
5 34 (20.86%) Web Services
6 31 (19.02%) J2EE
7 29 (17.79%) jQuery
8 21 (12.88%) Servlets
9 20 (12.27%) XML
10 19 (11.66%) REST
11 18 (11.04%) XSLT
11 18 (11.04%) ASP.NET
12 17 (10.43%) JSP
12 17 (10.43%) JMS
12 17 (10.43%) WebSphere MQ
12 17 (10.43%) OSGi
12 17 (10.43%) UIKit
13 16 (9.82%) HTML5
14 15 (9.20%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 47 (28.83%) Computer Science
2 24 (14.72%) N-Tier
3 19 (11.66%) iPhone
3 19 (11.66%) iPad
3 19 (11.66%) User Experience
4 18 (11.04%) Mobile App
5 17 (10.43%) SWIFT
5 17 (10.43%) Inversion of Control
5 17 (10.43%) Client/Server
6 11 (6.75%) Smartphone
6 11 (6.75%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (6.75%) Data Structures
7 10 (6.13%) Xbox
8 7 (4.29%) DTV
9 6 (3.68%) 3D Graphics
9 6 (3.68%) Social Media
10 5 (3.07%) Mobile Payment
10 5 (3.07%) Algorithms
11 3 (1.84%) Data Integration
12 2 (1.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (26.38%) Apple iOS
2 34 (20.86%) Windows
3 25 (15.34%) Android
4 22 (13.50%) UNIX
4 22 (13.50%) Windows Phone
5 18 (11.04%) Linux
5 18 (11.04%) Windows 8
6 5 (3.07%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (2.45%) Fedora
7 4 (2.45%) CentOS
7 4 (2.45%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (47.85%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (47.24%) Software Engineering
3 64 (39.26%) TDD
4 48 (29.45%) Continuous Integration
5 46 (28.22%) OO
6 39 (23.93%) Scrum
7 37 (22.70%) MVC
8 35 (21.47%) iOS Development
9 27 (16.56%) UML
10 26 (15.95%) Problem Management
11 25 (15.34%) SDLC
12 20 (12.27%) Android Development
13 18 (11.04%) MVVM
13 18 (11.04%) System Testing
14 17 (10.43%) Mentoring
15 14 (8.59%) BDD
15 14 (8.59%) Integration Testing
16 13 (7.98%) Test Automation
16 13 (7.98%) Pair Programming
17 12 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 70 (42.94%) Java
2 58 (35.58%) SQL
3 51 (31.29%) JavaScript
3 51 (31.29%) C#
4 27 (16.56%) Objective-C
5 25 (15.34%) PHP
6 18 (11.04%) XAML
7 16 (9.82%) C++
8 15 (9.20%) VB.NET
9 10 (6.13%) C
10 5 (3.07%) VB
10 5 (3.07%) PHP5
11 4 (2.45%) Python
11 4 (2.45%) Ruby
11 4 (2.45%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 67 (41.10%) Degree
2 5 (3.07%) SC Cleared
2 5 (3.07%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (14.11%) QA
2 4 (2.45%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (10.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (4.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (19.63%) Google
2 25 (15.34%) Oracle
3 18 (11.04%) Xamarin
4 17 (10.43%) VMware
5 13 (7.98%) Sybase
6 11 (6.75%) IBM
7 9 (5.52%) Microsoft
8 8 (4.91%) Zend
9 7 (4.29%) SAP
10 6 (3.68%) BEA
10 6 (3.68%) Sencha
10 6 (3.68%) Appcelerator
10 6 (3.68%) Volantis
10 6 (3.68%) Netbiscuits
10 6 (3.68%) Kony
10 6 (3.68%) Apple
11 4 (2.45%) Red Hat
12 2 (1.23%) Cognos
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Recruitment Partnership
Salary: superb benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
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Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
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Bristol
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Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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First Point
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday, 10% Pension, Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago