The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 80 30 51
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 55 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.79% 7.29% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.03% 8.66% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4 50 4
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 635 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.52% 84.22% 75.05%
Number of salaries quoted 530 514 282
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Dorset

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -19 2 - -
Wareham +1 1 £42,500 -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (54.55%) C++
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) C
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) C#
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) UML
4 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) IPv4
4 3 (27.27%) IPv6
4 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
4 3 (27.27%) SNMP
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) SSL
4 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
4 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
4 3 (27.27%) SCADA
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) IPsec
4 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
4 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
4 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
4 3 (27.27%) tcpdump

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 2 (18.18%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) IPv4
1 3 (27.27%) IPv6
1 3 (27.27%) SNMP
1 3 (27.27%) VPN
1 3 (27.27%) SSL
1 3 (27.27%) Wireshark
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) IPsec
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
1 3 (27.27%) tcpdump
2 2 (18.18%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Server Support
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) LAMP
2 2 (18.18%) STL
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Cryptography
1 3 (27.27%) SCADA
1 3 (27.27%) Device Driver
2 2 (18.18%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Taxonomies
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) UML
2 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Multithreading
2 3 (27.27%) Information Assurance
2 3 (27.27%) Cyber Security
2 3 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C++
2 5 (45.45%) C
3 4 (36.36%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Assembly Language
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
5 2 (18.18%) Python
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Vyatta
1 2 (18.18%) NETGEAR
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter