The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 63 47 52
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.47% 3.03% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 4.00% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 14
Average salary £32,087 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.50% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,565 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
687 500 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.92% 75.64% 78.66%
Number of salaries quoted 576 449 392
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cardiff region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Cardiff

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (44.12%) HTML
2 15 (44.12%) CSS
3 13 (38.24%) Java
3 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
3 13 (38.24%) SQL
4 11 (32.35%) Banking
5 10 (29.41%) Subversion
5 10 (29.41%) Degree
5 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
5 10 (29.41%) HTML5
5 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
6 9 (26.47%) Scrum
6 9 (26.47%) C#
6 9 (26.47%) SDLC
7 8 (23.53%) Backbone.js
7 8 (23.53%) Ember.js
7 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
7 8 (23.53%) MVC
8 7 (20.59%) OOP
9 6 (17.65%) Web Services
9 6 (17.65%) XML
9 6 (17.65%) .NET
9 6 (17.65%) DB2
9 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
10 5 (14.71%) Spring
10 5 (14.71%) Web Development
10 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
10 5 (14.71%) WCF
10 5 (14.71%) Waterfall

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 4 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 2 (5.88%) Orchard CMS
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.82%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) DB2
2 5 (14.71%) MySQL
3 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle9i Database
4 3 (8.82%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.82%) NoSQL
4 3 (8.82%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
4 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.94%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 10 (29.41%) Subversion
2 5 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (14.71%) Mercurial
2 5 (14.71%) Visual Studio
3 4 (11.76%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.76%) JMeter
4 3 (8.82%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (8.82%) Hudson
4 3 (8.82%) MSBuild
4 3 (8.82%) Jenkins
4 3 (8.82%) TeamCity
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) TestNG
5 2 (5.88%) Gerrit
5 2 (5.88%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) JUnit
5 2 (5.88%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.94%) Toad
6 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 11 (32.35%) Banking
2 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (70.59%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Senior Analyst
3 9 (26.47%) Analyst Programmer
3 9 (26.47%) Programmer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 9 (26.47%) Senior Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) RPG Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior RPG Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior RPG Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) RPG Developer
4 5 (14.71%) PHP Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Junior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) HTML
1 15 (44.12%) CSS
2 10 (29.41%) HTML5
3 8 (23.53%) Ember.js
3 8 (23.53%) AngularJS
3 8 (23.53%) Backbone.js
4 6 (17.65%) .NET
4 6 (17.65%) Web Services
4 6 (17.65%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) Spring
5 5 (14.71%) .NET Framework
5 5 (14.71%) WCF
5 5 (14.71%) Entity Framework
5 5 (14.71%) CSS3
5 5 (14.71%) Laravel
6 4 (11.76%) Spring Web Flow
6 4 (11.76%) JPA
6 4 (11.76%) Java EE
6 4 (11.76%) JSF
6 4 (11.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) iSeries
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
1 3 (8.82%) Linux
1 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (26.47%) Scrum
2 9 (26.47%) SDLC
3 8 (23.53%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) OOP
5 6 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 5 (14.71%) Web Development
6 5 (14.71%) OO
6 5 (14.71%) OO PHP
6 5 (14.71%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.76%) Load Testing
7 4 (11.76%) Integration Testing
8 3 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Performance Testing
8 3 (8.82%) TDD
8 3 (8.82%) UML
8 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (8.82%) Information Security
8 3 (8.82%) Cyber Security
8 3 (8.82%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Java
1 13 (38.24%) JavaScript
1 13 (38.24%) SQL
2 9 (26.47%) C#
3 5 (14.71%) RPG
3 5 (14.71%) RPG/400
3 5 (14.71%) RPG IV
3 5 (14.71%) PHP
4 4 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 4 (11.76%) Python
4 4 (11.76%) Ruby
5 3 (8.82%) Erlang
5 3 (8.82%) Perl
5 3 (8.82%) Bash Shell
6 2 (5.88%) Scala
7 1 (2.94%) Go
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Facebook
1 5 (14.71%) Twitter
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) IBM
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft