The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 53 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.86% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
376 238 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 81.21% 81.79% 72.73%
Number of salaries quoted 309 195 169
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) QA
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) Cisco
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (21.43%) Big Data
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) SSADM
5 3 (21.43%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Local Government
5 3 (21.43%) DoDAF

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 (28.57%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Big Data
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Ant
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.14%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (42.86%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Local Government
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Test Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) J2EE
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
1 1 (7.14%) XML
1 1 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.14%) Spring
1 1 (7.14%) JSON
1 1 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) iPhone
2 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) UNIX
3 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Waterfall
4 4 (28.57%) Data Protection
4 4 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) OO
5 3 (21.43%) RAD
5 3 (21.43%) SSADM
5 3 (21.43%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) DoDAF
5 3 (21.43%) MODAF
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Business Development
6 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.14%) Lua
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix
1 4 (28.57%) Juniper
2 1 (7.14%) Sun
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Sybase