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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 54 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 20 31 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.84% 4.63% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 5.50% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 20 27 24
Average salary £32,837 £30,565 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.43% -21.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,339 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
577 564 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 81.96% 84.18% 79.64%
Number of salaries quoted 484 489 273
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) Java
3 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
5 12 (33.33%) SQL
6 11 (30.56%) CSS
6 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
6 11 (30.56%) Scrum
6 11 (30.56%) Banking
6 11 (30.56%) Degree
7 10 (27.78%) Web Development
8 9 (25.00%) Web Services
9 8 (22.22%) ERP
9 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 8 (22.22%) Finance
10 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
10 7 (19.44%) XML
10 7 (19.44%) J2EE
10 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
10 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
11 6 (16.67%) HTML5
11 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
11 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (16.67%) Oracle
11 6 (16.67%) SAP
11 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 6 (16.67%) C#
11 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
11 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 4 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.89%) Bower
2 5 (13.89%) Grunt
2 5 (13.89%) gulp
2 5 (13.89%) Jasmine
2 5 (13.89%) Mocha
3 4 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 4 (11.11%) JMeter
4 2 (5.56%) Ant
4 2 (5.56%) Gerrit
4 2 (5.56%) JUnit
4 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 2 (5.56%) MSTest
4 2 (5.56%) NUnit
4 2 (5.56%) TestNG
5 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
1 11 (30.56%) Telecoms
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Advertising
3 6 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 5 (13.89%) Electronics
5 3 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 18 (50.00%) Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (30.56%) Programmer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 11 (30.56%) Senior Programmer
4 6 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 6 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Junior
5 4 (11.11%) Junior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (38.89%) HTML
2 11 (30.56%) CSS
3 9 (25.00%) Web Services
4 7 (19.44%) Hibernate
4 7 (19.44%) J2EE
4 7 (19.44%) XML
5 6 (16.67%) .NET
5 6 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 6 (16.67%) HTML5
6 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
6 5 (13.89%) Ember.js
6 5 (13.89%) LESS
6 5 (13.89%) REST
6 5 (13.89%) Sass
6 5 (13.89%) WebSockets
7 4 (11.11%) Ajax
7 4 (11.11%) Java EE
7 4 (11.11%) JPA
7 4 (11.11%) Spring
7 4 (11.11%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.89%) User Experience
3 4 (11.11%) iSeries
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (52.78%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (30.56%) Scrum
3 10 (27.78%) Web Development
4 8 (22.22%) ERP
5 6 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.67%) E-business
5 6 (16.67%) Front End Development
6 5 (13.89%) Functional Programming
6 5 (13.89%) Kanban
6 5 (13.89%) Waterfall
7 4 (11.11%) API Design
7 4 (11.11%) Load Testing
7 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.11%) TDD
8 3 (8.33%) ATDD
8 3 (8.33%) BDD
9 2 (5.56%) CRM
9 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (5.56%) OOP
9 2 (5.56%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 15 (41.67%) Java
2 13 (36.11%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 6 (16.67%) C#
5 4 (11.11%) RPG
5 4 (11.11%) RPG IV
5 4 (11.11%) RPG/400
6 2 (5.56%) C++
6 2 (5.56%) Scala
7 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (30.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) ISEB
2 1 (2.78%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) SAP
3 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.33%) Guidewire