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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 54 17 42
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +25
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 69 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.97% 11.58% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 14.00% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 7 54 27
Average salary £31,000 £38,783 £36,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.06% +6.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £35,783 £33,640
10% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £52,500 £38,200
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
532 493 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 80.48% 82.72% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 434 403 388
Average salary £37,500 £35,783 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.79% +2.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 6 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) Java
2 22 (48.89%) Banking
3 21 (46.67%) Degree
3 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (35.56%) J2EE
6 13 (28.89%) Spring
7 11 (24.44%) C#
7 11 (24.44%) Entity Framework
8 10 (22.22%) HTML
8 10 (22.22%) .NET
8 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 9 (20.00%) MVC
9 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 9 (20.00%) Oracle
9 9 (20.00%) XML
9 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (17.78%) MVVM
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
10 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (17.78%) Struts
11 7 (15.56%) Windows
11 7 (15.56%) C++
11 7 (15.56%) Scrum
11 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
11 7 (15.56%) WCF
11 7 (15.56%) LINQ

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (8.89%) CMS
1 4 (8.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (17.78%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (8.89%) OLTP
4 4 (8.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (6.67%) NoSQL
5 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
5 3 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
5 3 (6.67%) DB2
6 1 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.22%) SQLPlus
6 1 (2.22%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (11.11%) MSTest
2 5 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.67%) MSBuild
4 2 (4.44%) Gerrit
4 2 (4.44%) Ant
4 2 (4.44%) JUnit
4 2 (4.44%) Maven
4 2 (4.44%) TestNG
5 1 (2.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.22%) Toad
5 1 (2.22%) Subversion
5 1 (2.22%) Hudson
5 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 22 (48.89%) Banking
2 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.89%) Billing
4 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 3 (6.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 37 (82.22%) Developer
2 25 (55.56%) Senior Developer
3 20 (44.44%) Senior Analyst
3 20 (44.44%) Analyst
4 19 (42.22%) Analyst Programmer
4 19 (42.22%) Programmer
4 19 (42.22%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 19 (42.22%) Developer Analyst
4 19 (42.22%) Senior Programmer
5 12 (26.67%) Java Developer
6 9 (20.00%) .NET Developer
7 8 (17.78%) Senior Java Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Microstrategy Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior ETL Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Software Manager
9 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery Manager
9 4 (8.89%) Java Programmer
9 4 (8.89%) ETL Developer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Analyst Programmer
9 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) J2EE
2 13 (28.89%) Spring
3 11 (24.44%) Entity Framework
4 10 (22.22%) HTML
4 10 (22.22%) .NET
5 9 (20.00%) XML
5 9 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 8 (17.78%) Struts
7 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.56%) WCF
7 7 (15.56%) LINQ
8 6 (13.33%) WPF
8 6 (13.33%) Web Services
9 5 (11.11%) CSS
10 4 (8.89%) Servlets
10 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
10 4 (8.89%) Silverlight
10 4 (8.89%) DOM
10 4 (8.89%) XSLT
10 4 (8.89%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Replication
1 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) iSeries
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
3 1 (2.22%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.00%) MVC
4 8 (17.78%) MVVM
5 7 (15.56%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) OOD
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) OO
7 5 (11.11%) ETL
8 4 (8.89%) SOA
8 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
8 4 (8.89%) Migration
8 4 (8.89%) High Availability
8 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.89%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.67%) Automation Testing
9 3 (6.67%) Time Management
9 3 (6.67%) UML
9 3 (6.67%) OOP
10 2 (4.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) SQL
2 22 (48.89%) Java
3 11 (24.44%) C#
4 7 (15.56%) C++
5 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
6 4 (8.89%) PL/SQL
6 4 (8.89%) XAML
7 2 (4.44%) RPG
7 2 (4.44%) Scala
7 2 (4.44%) RPG/400
7 2 (4.44%) RPG IV
7 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.22%) Python
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
8 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
8 1 (2.22%) Ruby
8 1 (2.22%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 21 (46.67%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (8.89%) Remedy
4 4 (8.89%) Guidewire
4 4 (8.89%) LexisNexis