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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 40 52 64
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 94 68 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.18% 4.32% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.16% 5.19% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 84 62 38
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
1525 1311 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.02% 83.34% 77.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1144 1055
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 £28,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bristol

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 145 (78.38%) Java
2 99 (53.51%) SQL
3 96 (51.89%) Software Engineering
4 92 (49.73%) Spring
5 84 (45.41%) Scrum
6 82 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (43.78%) Degree
8 76 (41.08%) Computer Science
9 73 (39.46%) Oracle
10 64 (34.59%) Finance
11 61 (32.97%) J2EE
11 61 (32.97%) RDBMS
11 61 (32.97%) Relational Database
12 60 (32.43%) SQL Server
13 57 (30.81%) WebLogic
13 57 (30.81%) JBoss
13 57 (30.81%) WebSphere
14 56 (30.27%) GWT
15 54 (29.19%) Eclipse
16 53 (28.65%) N-Tier
17 51 (27.57%) Banking
18 50 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
19 49 (26.49%) Eclipse RCP
19 49 (26.49%) French Language
19 49 (26.49%) TDD
20 46 (24.86%) XML
20 46 (24.86%) QA
21 45 (24.32%) UML
22 43 (23.24%) JUnit
23 42 (22.70%) Google

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 57 (30.81%) WebLogic
1 57 (30.81%) WebSphere
2 23 (12.43%) Apache ServiceMix
3 3 (1.62%) nginx
3 3 (1.62%) Apache
3 3 (1.62%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 21 (11.35%) Magento
1 21 (11.35%) Shopify
2 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (8.11%) SaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.16%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (32.97%) RDBMS
1 61 (32.97%) Relational Database
2 60 (32.43%) SQL Server
3 26 (14.05%) MySQL
4 21 (11.35%) Hazelcast
5 16 (8.65%) Big Data
6 15 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (4.32%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.08%) SQLite
8 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 54 (29.19%) Eclipse
2 49 (26.49%) Eclipse RCP
3 43 (23.24%) JUnit
4 38 (20.54%) Ant
5 15 (8.11%) Git (software)
5 15 (8.11%) Maven
6 12 (6.49%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.24%) Selenium
8 3 (1.62%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.62%) JMeter
8 3 (1.62%) NetBeans
8 3 (1.62%) Subversion
8 3 (1.62%) PHPUnit
8 3 (1.62%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.08%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.08%) Robotium
10 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
General
1 64 (34.59%) Finance
2 51 (27.57%) Banking
3 49 (26.49%) French Language
4 11 (5.95%) Electronics
5 4 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.16%) Advertising
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Retail
6 2 (1.08%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 101 (54.59%) Developer
2 57 (30.81%) Software Engineer
3 41 (22.16%) Java Developer
4 36 (19.46%) Senior Developer
5 34 (18.38%) Java Software Engineer
6 30 (16.22%) Graduate
7 29 (15.68%) Software Developer
8 22 (11.89%) C# Developer
9 21 (11.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 19 (10.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 18 (9.73%) Junior
12 16 (8.65%) Junior Software Engineer
12 16 (8.65%) Junior Java Software Engineer
13 13 (7.03%) Team Leader
14 11 (5.95%) Java Team Leader
15 7 (3.78%) Graduate Developer
16 6 (3.24%) Senior Oracle Developer
16 6 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
16 6 (3.24%) Oracle Developer
17 5 (2.70%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (49.73%) Spring
2 61 (32.97%) J2EE
3 56 (30.27%) GWT
4 46 (24.86%) XML
5 38 (20.54%) Servlets
6 36 (19.46%) jQuery
7 35 (18.92%) JSP
7 35 (18.92%) JMS
8 34 (18.38%) HTML
9 33 (17.84%) WebSphere MQ
9 33 (17.84%) XSLT
10 31 (16.76%) Web Services
11 23 (12.43%) OSGi
12 21 (11.35%) RESTful
13 20 (10.81%) Hibernate
13 20 (10.81%) ActiveMQ
14 16 (8.65%) SWT
14 16 (8.65%) Struts
15 15 (8.11%) J2SE
16 14 (7.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (41.08%) Computer Science
2 53 (28.65%) N-Tier
3 50 (27.03%) Enterprise Software
4 37 (20.00%) Client/Server
5 34 (18.38%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (17.84%) SWIFT
7 14 (7.57%) Mobile App
8 9 (4.86%) GIS
9 8 (4.32%) Open Source
10 4 (2.16%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (1.08%) iPad
11 2 (1.08%) iPhone
11 2 (1.08%) DTV
12 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
12 1 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 33 (17.84%) Linux
2 32 (17.30%) UNIX
3 22 (11.89%) Android
3 22 (11.89%) Apple iOS
4 15 (8.11%) CentOS
4 15 (8.11%) Fedora
5 12 (6.49%) Ubuntu
6 7 (3.78%) Windows
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (2.16%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (51.89%) Software Engineering
2 84 (45.41%) Scrum
3 82 (44.32%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (26.49%) TDD
5 45 (24.32%) UML
6 34 (18.38%) Problem Management
7 32 (17.30%) OO
8 28 (15.14%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (10.27%) OOA/OOD
10 17 (9.19%) Content Management
10 17 (9.19%) E-Commerce
11 15 (8.11%) Workflow
12 14 (7.57%) iOS Development
13 13 (7.03%) Android Development
14 12 (6.49%) BDD
15 9 (4.86%) Mobile Application Development
15 9 (4.86%) OOP
16 8 (4.32%) System Testing
16 8 (4.32%) CRUD
17 7 (3.78%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 145 (78.38%) Java
2 99 (53.51%) SQL
3 36 (19.46%) PHP
4 34 (18.38%) JavaScript
5 28 (15.14%) C#
6 25 (13.51%) C++
7 20 (10.81%) C
8 16 (8.65%) PHP5
9 6 (3.24%) Python
9 6 (3.24%) Ruby
10 3 (1.62%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.08%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.08%) VB6
11 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.08%) VB
11 2 (1.08%) Perl
Qualifications
1 81 (43.78%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) ISEB
2 2 (1.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (24.86%) QA
System Software
1 33 (17.84%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 73 (39.46%) Oracle
2 57 (30.81%) JBoss
3 42 (22.70%) Google
4 33 (17.84%) IBM
4 33 (17.84%) VMware
5 21 (11.35%) Zend
6 15 (8.11%) Red Hat
7 8 (4.32%) Sybase
8 2 (1.08%) SAP
8 2 (1.08%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.54%) BEA
9 1 (0.54%) ION Trading
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