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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 59 13 50
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +37
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 10 61 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.52% 12.40% 3.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 15.76% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 49 18
Average salary £40,000 £38,783 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.13% +4.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £35,783 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,626 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
545 387 408
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.70% 78.66% 76.84%
Number of salaries quoted 471 330 357
Average salary £35,000 £35,783 £33,361
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.18% +7.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%

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 26 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 21 (44.68%) Telecoms
3 21 (44.68%) Banking
4 20 (42.55%) J2EE
4 20 (42.55%) Degree
5 17 (36.17%) Spring
6 14 (29.79%) HTML
7 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (23.40%) Hibernate
9 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
9 10 (21.28%) XML
9 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
9 10 (21.28%) MVC
10 9 (19.15%) C#
10 9 (19.15%) .NET
10 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
10 9 (19.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (17.02%) C++
11 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
11 8 (17.02%) Struts
11 8 (17.02%) OOD
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (14.89%) MVVM
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
13 6 (12.77%) CSS
13 6 (12.77%) Web Services
13 6 (12.77%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 (8.51%) CMS
1 4 (8.51%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.13%) ArcGIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 6 (12.77%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.51%) OLTP
4 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.13%) DataStage
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (12.77%) MSTest
3 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.26%) Eclipse
4 2 (4.26%) NetBeans
5 1 (2.13%) Maven
5 1 (2.13%) TestNG
5 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.13%) Ant
5 1 (2.13%) JUnit
5 1 (2.13%) Gerrit
5 1 (2.13%) MSBuild
General
1 21 (44.68%) Telecoms
1 21 (44.68%) Banking
2 4 (8.51%) Billing
2 4 (8.51%) Finance
3 3 (6.38%) Law
3 3 (6.38%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 22 (46.81%) Senior Developer
3 19 (40.43%) Analyst Programmer
3 19 (40.43%) Programmer
3 19 (40.43%) Senior Analyst
3 19 (40.43%) Analyst
3 19 (40.43%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 19 (40.43%) Senior Programmer
4 17 (36.17%) Developer Analyst
4 17 (36.17%) Java Developer
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (17.02%) .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Microstrategy Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior ETL Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Software Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.51%) Senior Java Programmer
8 4 (8.51%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 4 (8.51%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (8.51%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) J2EE
2 17 (36.17%) Spring
3 14 (29.79%) HTML
4 11 (23.40%) Hibernate
5 10 (21.28%) XML
6 9 (19.15%) .NET
6 9 (19.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (17.02%) Struts
8 6 (12.77%) Web Services
8 6 (12.77%) CSS
9 5 (10.64%) .NET Framework
9 5 (10.64%) WCF
9 5 (10.64%) LINQ
10 4 (8.51%) WPF
10 4 (8.51%) Silverlight
10 4 (8.51%) LINQ to SQL
10 4 (8.51%) REST
10 4 (8.51%) Spring MVC
10 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (8.51%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Replication
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.28%) MVC
2 10 (21.28%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (17.02%) OOD
4 7 (14.89%) MVVM
5 6 (12.77%) OO
5 6 (12.77%) TDD
6 5 (10.64%) ETL
7 4 (8.51%) SOA
7 4 (8.51%) Migration
7 4 (8.51%) High Availability
7 4 (8.51%) Data Migration
8 3 (6.38%) Time Management
8 3 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (6.38%) Scrum
8 3 (6.38%) OOP
9 2 (4.26%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Automation Testing
10 1 (2.13%) DevOps
10 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 29 (61.70%) SQL
2 26 (55.32%) Java
3 9 (19.15%) C#
4 8 (17.02%) C++
4 8 (17.02%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.51%) T-SQL
5 4 (8.51%) XAML
6 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.13%) Scala
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Degree
2 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (8.51%) Remedy
4 4 (8.51%) Guidewire
4 4 (8.51%) LexisNexis
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) IBM
5 1 (2.13%) HP