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

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 55 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.25% 2.51% 4.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 3.02% 5.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 10
Average salary £42,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.77% +9.16%
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
327 232 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 82.37% 83.15% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 273 198 158
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £52,700
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 26 February 2015, 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 (63.64%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) QA
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) Juniper
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Local Government
5 3 (27.27%) DoDAF
5 3 (27.27%) MODAF
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) RAD
5 3 (27.27%) SSADM
5 3 (27.27%) RUP
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) TOGAF

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Big Data
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JUnit
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Local Government
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) J2EE
1 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
1 2 (18.18%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Change Management
2 6 (54.55%) Performance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
3 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 3 (27.27%) RAD
5 3 (27.27%) SSADM
5 3 (27.27%) RUP
5 3 (27.27%) DoDAF
5 3 (27.27%) MODAF
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) OO
6 2 (18.18%) Business Development
6 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
6 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) DV Cleared
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
1 4 (36.36%) Citrix
1 4 (36.36%) Juniper
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) Sybase