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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 43 45 59
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 94 101 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.00% 5.84% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.07% 6.92% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 92 82 51
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,100 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1549 1459 1199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 82.39% 84.38% 76.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1279 1268 1029
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,576 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 144 (75.79%) Java
2 121 (63.68%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (47.37%) Spring
4 89 (46.84%) Scrum
5 83 (43.68%) Software Engineering
6 77 (40.53%) Degree
7 76 (40.00%) Computer Science
8 73 (38.42%) SQL
9 66 (34.74%) Oracle
10 61 (32.11%) TDD
11 58 (30.53%) Finance
12 57 (30.00%) J2EE
13 55 (28.95%) SQL Server
14 54 (28.42%) XML
15 53 (27.89%) Eclipse
16 50 (26.32%) JUnit
16 50 (26.32%) Relational Database
17 49 (25.79%) WebLogic
17 49 (25.79%) JBoss
17 49 (25.79%) WebSphere
18 47 (24.74%) GWT
18 47 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
19 45 (23.68%) RDBMS
20 44 (23.16%) N-Tier
21 43 (22.63%) OO
22 42 (22.11%) Banking
22 42 (22.11%) QA
23 41 (21.58%) Enterprise Software
23 41 (21.58%) UML
24 40 (21.05%) JavaScript

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 49 (25.79%) WebLogic
1 49 (25.79%) JBoss
1 49 (25.79%) WebSphere
2 24 (12.63%) Apache ServiceMix
3 6 (3.16%) Umbraco
4 4 (2.11%) Alfresco
4 4 (2.11%) Joomla!
5 3 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.05%) CMS
7 1 (0.53%) Apache
7 1 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (1.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (5.26%) Magento
1 10 (5.26%) Shopify
2 2 (1.05%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.84%) SaaS
2 12 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (28.95%) SQL Server
2 50 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 45 (23.68%) RDBMS
4 15 (7.89%) Big Data
5 13 (6.84%) MySQL
5 13 (6.84%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.79%) Oracle Database
7 10 (5.26%) Hazelcast
8 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.63%) SQLite
10 4 (2.11%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.05%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.53%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 53 (27.89%) Eclipse
2 50 (26.32%) JUnit
3 39 (20.53%) Eclipse RCP
4 32 (16.84%) Ant
5 20 (10.53%) Maven
6 17 (8.95%) Git (software)
7 16 (8.42%) Jenkins
8 15 (7.89%) Subversion
9 5 (2.63%) Mechanoid
9 5 (2.63%) Robolectric
9 5 (2.63%) Robotium
10 4 (2.11%) Apache Ivy
11 3 (1.58%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.58%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.58%) Selenium
12 2 (1.05%) WebDriver
13 1 (0.53%) PHPUnit
13 1 (0.53%) SpecFlow
13 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (30.53%) Finance
2 42 (22.11%) Banking
3 39 (20.53%) French Language
4 9 (4.74%) Electronics
5 4 (2.11%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.58%) Retail
6 3 (1.58%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.58%) Advertising
7 2 (1.05%) Marketing
7 2 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.53%) Billing
Job Titles
1 112 (58.95%) Developer
2 58 (30.53%) Software Engineer
3 52 (27.37%) Java Developer
4 42 (22.11%) Senior Developer
5 34 (17.89%) Graduate
6 31 (16.32%) Java Software Engineer
7 25 (13.16%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 22 (11.58%) Software Developer
8 22 (11.58%) Senior Java Developer
9 19 (10.00%) Junior
10 18 (9.47%) C# Developer
11 15 (7.89%) Junior Software Engineer
12 14 (7.37%) Junior Java Software Engineer
13 12 (6.32%) Team Leader
14 11 (5.79%) .NET Developer
15 8 (4.21%) Senior .NET Developer
15 8 (4.21%) Java Team Leader
15 8 (4.21%) iOS Developer
15 8 (4.21%) Senior iOS Developer
16 7 (3.68%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (47.37%) Spring
2 57 (30.00%) J2EE
3 54 (28.42%) XML
4 47 (24.74%) GWT
5 38 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 36 (18.95%) Web Services
7 33 (17.37%) .NET
8 32 (16.84%) HTML
9 31 (16.32%) Servlets
9 31 (16.32%) jQuery
10 30 (15.79%) JSP
11 28 (14.74%) JMS
12 25 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
12 25 (13.16%) XSLT
13 24 (12.63%) OSGi
14 17 (8.95%) HTML5
14 17 (8.95%) CSS
15 14 (7.37%) Struts
15 14 (7.37%) SWT
15 14 (7.37%) MyBatis
Miscellaneous
1 76 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 44 (23.16%) N-Tier
3 41 (21.58%) Enterprise Software
4 28 (14.74%) Client/Server
5 26 (13.68%) Inversion of Control
6 25 (13.16%) SWIFT
7 16 (8.42%) Mobile Payment
7 16 (8.42%) User Experience
8 11 (5.79%) Mobile App
8 11 (5.79%) iPad
8 11 (5.79%) iPhone
9 9 (4.74%) Open Source
10 7 (3.68%) GIS
11 4 (2.11%) RIA
12 3 (1.58%) Mathematics
13 2 (1.05%) DTV
14 1 (0.53%) Physics
14 1 (0.53%) Data Structures
14 1 (0.53%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 32 (16.84%) Apple iOS
2 30 (15.79%) Android
3 29 (15.26%) UNIX
4 21 (11.05%) Linux
5 20 (10.53%) Windows
6 16 (8.42%) Windows Phone 7
6 16 (8.42%) Windows Phone
7 12 (6.32%) CentOS
7 12 (6.32%) Fedora
8 9 (4.74%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (63.68%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (46.84%) Scrum
3 83 (43.68%) Software Engineering
4 61 (32.11%) TDD
5 47 (24.74%) Continuous Integration
6 43 (22.63%) OO
7 41 (21.58%) UML
8 31 (16.32%) Problem Management
9 27 (14.21%) Android Development
10 25 (13.16%) iOS Development
11 24 (12.63%) BDD
11 24 (12.63%) OOP
11 24 (12.63%) OOA/OOD
12 22 (11.58%) E-Commerce
12 22 (11.58%) MVC
13 16 (8.42%) OOD
13 16 (8.42%) Kanban
14 15 (7.89%) Refactoring
15 12 (6.32%) Content Management
16 11 (5.79%) CRUD
Programming Languages
1 144 (75.79%) Java
2 73 (38.42%) SQL
3 40 (21.05%) JavaScript
4 34 (17.89%) C++
5 32 (16.84%) C#
6 21 (11.05%) PHP
7 19 (10.00%) C
8 13 (6.84%) PHP5
9 11 (5.79%) Objective-C
10 7 (3.68%) VB.NET
11 6 (3.16%) Python
11 6 (3.16%) Ruby
12 3 (1.58%) VB
13 2 (1.05%) Perl
13 2 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 77 (40.53%) Degree
2 7 (3.68%) SC Cleared
2 7 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.05%) ISEB
3 2 (1.05%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (22.11%) QA
System Software
1 25 (13.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 66 (34.74%) Oracle
2 38 (20.00%) Google
3 25 (13.16%) VMware
3 25 (13.16%) IBM
4 12 (6.32%) Red Hat
5 10 (5.26%) Zend
5 10 (5.26%) Sybase
6 8 (4.21%) Microsoft
7 4 (2.11%) Adobe
8 2 (1.05%) SAP
8 2 (1.05%) ION Trading
9 1 (0.53%) BEA
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