The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 41 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 95 58 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.24% 3.59% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 4.34% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 86 56 41
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £24,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1537 1336 1258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.82% 82.67% 79.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1213 1176 1113
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,703 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £57,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
South West

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 25 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 132 (70.21%) Java
2 109 (57.98%) SQL
3 95 (50.53%) Software Engineering
4 90 (47.87%) Spring
5 89 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (44.15%) Degree
7 82 (43.62%) Scrum
8 69 (36.70%) Computer Science
9 65 (34.57%) Relational Database
9 65 (34.57%) RDBMS
10 63 (33.51%) Oracle
11 62 (32.98%) SQL Server
12 57 (30.32%) Finance
13 54 (28.72%) J2EE
14 53 (28.19%) WebLogic
14 53 (28.19%) Eclipse
14 53 (28.19%) JBoss
14 53 (28.19%) GWT
14 53 (28.19%) WebSphere
15 52 (27.66%) N-Tier
16 50 (26.60%) Banking
17 49 (26.06%) French Language
17 49 (26.06%) Eclipse RCP
18 46 (24.47%) Enterprise Software
18 46 (24.47%) TDD
19 45 (23.94%) UML
19 45 (23.94%) QA
20 42 (22.34%) XML
21 41 (21.81%) PHP
22 40 (21.28%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 53 (28.19%) WebLogic
1 53 (28.19%) WebSphere
2 19 (10.11%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.60%) nginx
3 3 (1.60%) Apache
4 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 27 (14.36%) Magento
1 27 (14.36%) Shopify
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.04%) SaaS
2 16 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (34.57%) RDBMS
1 65 (34.57%) Relational Database
2 62 (32.98%) SQL Server
3 32 (17.02%) MySQL
4 27 (14.36%) Hazelcast
5 13 (6.91%) Big Data
6 12 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (2.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.06%) SQLite
9 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (28.19%) Eclipse
2 49 (26.06%) Eclipse RCP
3 39 (20.74%) JUnit
4 37 (19.68%) Ant
5 11 (5.85%) Git (software)
5 11 (5.85%) Maven
6 9 (4.79%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.26%) Jenkins
8 4 (2.13%) Selenium
9 3 (1.60%) JMeter
9 3 (1.60%) NetBeans
9 3 (1.60%) Subversion
9 3 (1.60%) PHPUnit
10 2 (1.06%) Robotium
11 1 (0.53%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
General
1 57 (30.32%) Finance
2 50 (26.60%) Banking
3 49 (26.06%) French Language
4 10 (5.32%) Electronics
5 4 (2.13%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.60%) Retail
6 3 (1.60%) Advertising
7 1 (0.53%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Marketing
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 103 (54.79%) Developer
2 57 (30.32%) Software Engineer
3 39 (20.74%) Senior Developer
4 37 (19.68%) Java Developer
5 34 (18.09%) Software Developer
5 34 (18.09%) Java Software Engineer
6 23 (12.23%) Graduate
7 22 (11.70%) Junior
7 22 (11.70%) C# Developer
8 16 (8.51%) Senior Java Developer
8 16 (8.51%) Junior Software Engineer
8 16 (8.51%) Junior Java Software Engineer
8 16 (8.51%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 13 (6.91%) Team Leader
10 11 (5.85%) Java Team Leader
11 10 (5.32%) Analyst
12 9 (4.79%) Test Analyst
12 9 (4.79%) QA Test Analyst
12 9 (4.79%) QA Analyst
13 8 (4.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (47.87%) Spring
2 54 (28.72%) J2EE
3 53 (28.19%) GWT
4 42 (22.34%) XML
5 40 (21.28%) jQuery
6 37 (19.68%) Web Services
7 36 (19.15%) Servlets
8 34 (18.09%) JSP
8 34 (18.09%) JMS
9 33 (17.55%) WebSphere MQ
9 33 (17.55%) XSLT
9 33 (17.55%) HTML
10 27 (14.36%) ActiveMQ
10 27 (14.36%) RESTful
11 19 (10.11%) OSGi
12 17 (9.04%) Hibernate
13 16 (8.51%) SWT
13 16 (8.51%) .NET
13 16 (8.51%) Struts
14 13 (6.91%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 69 (36.70%) Computer Science
2 52 (27.66%) N-Tier
3 46 (24.47%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (19.15%) Client/Server
5 34 (18.09%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (17.55%) SWIFT
7 14 (7.45%) Mobile App
8 9 (4.79%) GIS
9 8 (4.26%) Open Source
10 4 (2.13%) Mobile Payment
11 3 (1.60%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.06%) iPad
12 2 (1.06%) iPhone
13 1 (0.53%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 35 (18.62%) Linux
2 26 (13.83%) UNIX
3 21 (11.17%) Android
3 21 (11.17%) Apple iOS
4 17 (9.04%) CentOS
4 17 (9.04%) Fedora
5 15 (7.98%) Ubuntu
6 12 (6.38%) Windows
7 7 (3.72%) Windows Phone
8 6 (3.19%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.13%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (50.53%) Software Engineering
2 89 (47.34%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (43.62%) Scrum
4 46 (24.47%) TDD
5 45 (23.94%) UML
6 34 (18.09%) Problem Management
7 31 (16.49%) OO
8 23 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.11%) E-Commerce
9 19 (10.11%) OOA/OOD
10 18 (9.57%) Content Management
11 16 (8.51%) System Testing
12 15 (7.98%) Workflow
13 14 (7.45%) iOS Development
14 13 (6.91%) Android Development
14 13 (6.91%) MVC
15 12 (6.38%) Test Scripting
16 11 (5.85%) Manual Testing
16 11 (5.85%) Stress Testing
16 11 (5.85%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 132 (70.21%) Java
2 109 (57.98%) SQL
3 41 (21.81%) PHP
4 36 (19.15%) C#
5 34 (18.09%) JavaScript
6 21 (11.17%) C++
7 20 (10.64%) C
8 17 (9.04%) PHP5
9 5 (2.66%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.60%) Ruby
10 3 (1.60%) Python
10 3 (1.60%) XAML
11 2 (1.06%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.06%) VB6
11 2 (1.06%) VB
11 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.53%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (44.15%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) ISEB
2 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (23.94%) QA
System Software
1 33 (17.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 63 (33.51%) Oracle
2 53 (28.19%) JBoss
3 39 (20.74%) Google
4 33 (17.55%) IBM
4 33 (17.55%) VMware
5 27 (14.36%) Zend
6 17 (9.04%) Red Hat
7 4 (2.13%) Sybase
8 2 (1.06%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.53%) BEA
9 1 (0.53%) SAP
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