The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 60 48 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 10 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.64% 2.21% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 2.81% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 2
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,750 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £41,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
522 462 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 85.71% 78.44% 82.01%
Number of salaries quoted 455 369 355
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 Coventry

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Coventry

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Coventry

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (58.82%) HTML
3 8 (47.06%) C#
3 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 8 (47.06%) Scrum
4 7 (41.18%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 5 (29.41%) Web Services
6 5 (29.41%) OO
6 5 (29.41%) OOD
6 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) TDD
6 5 (29.41%) Kanban
7 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
7 4 (23.53%) MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
8 3 (17.65%) SQL
8 3 (17.65%) J2EE
8 3 (17.65%) Oracle
8 3 (17.65%) JUnit

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
3 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 3 (17.65%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data
4 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) JUnit
1 3 (17.65%) NUnit
1 3 (17.65%) Selenium
1 3 (17.65%) QUnit
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Electronics
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Software Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Developer
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Test Leader
4 3 (17.65%) QA Leader
4 3 (17.65%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) ASP.NET
3 7 (41.18%) CSS
4 5 (29.41%) Web Services
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (17.65%) REST
6 3 (17.65%) J2EE
6 3 (17.65%) SOAP
6 3 (17.65%) XHTML
6 3 (17.65%) Ajax
6 3 (17.65%) Grails
6 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.76%) WCF
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
8 1 (5.88%) JDBC
8 1 (5.88%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) DTV
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Android
4 2 (11.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
3 5 (29.41%) TDD
3 5 (29.41%) OO
3 5 (29.41%) OOD
3 5 (29.41%) Kanban
4 4 (23.53%) Test Scripting
4 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Automation Testing
4 4 (23.53%) MVC
5 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (17.65%) Software Engineering
5 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
5 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
5 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.76%) Scalability Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Integration Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Manual Testing
6 2 (11.76%) System Testing
6 2 (11.76%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C#
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
3 3 (17.65%) Groovy
4 2 (11.76%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) SAP
3 2 (11.76%) Apple