The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 59 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.69% 1.72% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 2.38% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 1
Average salary £35,750 £29,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.18% -14.49%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
442 378 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.34% 72.14% 72.40%
Number of salaries quoted 346 322 268
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Unit Testing
South West

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
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -8 2 £29,000 -39.26%
Wareham - 2 £42,500 -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (62.50%) OO
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) STL
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) C
3 7 (43.75%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Web Development
3 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
4 6 (37.50%) Network Security
4 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
4 6 (37.50%) SCADA
4 6 (37.50%) Cryptography
4 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 6 (37.50%) PKI
4 6 (37.50%) Firewall
4 6 (37.50%) IPsec
4 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
4 6 (37.50%) Assembly Language
4 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 6 (37.50%) UML
4 6 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (37.50%) SNMP
4 6 (37.50%) VPN
4 6 (37.50%) SSL
4 6 (37.50%) IPv4
4 6 (37.50%) IPv6
4 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
4 6 (37.50%) tcpdump

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 5 (31.25%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Network Security
1 6 (37.50%) Wireshark
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
1 6 (37.50%) IPsec
1 6 (37.50%) SNMP
1 6 (37.50%) VPN
1 6 (37.50%) SSL
1 6 (37.50%) IPv4
1 6 (37.50%) IPv6
1 6 (37.50%) tcpdump
2 2 (12.50%) DNS
2 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
3 1 (6.25%) HTTP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 3 (18.75%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
1 7 (43.75%) Senior Software Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) QA Leader
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Web Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Developer
3 3 (18.75%) PHP Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support
4 2 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Server Support
4 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) STL
2 5 (31.25%) LAMP
3 3 (18.75%) CSS3
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 3 (18.75%) CSS
3 3 (18.75%) XHTML
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) SCADA
1 6 (37.50%) Cryptography
1 6 (37.50%) PKI
1 6 (37.50%) Device Driver
2 1 (6.25%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
2 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
3 1 (6.25%) HPUX
3 1 (6.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) Web Development
2 7 (43.75%) Multithreading
3 6 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 6 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 6 (37.50%) UML
3 6 (37.50%) OOA/OOD
3 6 (37.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 6 (37.50%) Information Assurance
3 6 (37.50%) Cyber Security
3 6 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) OOD
5 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
1 7 (43.75%) C++
2 6 (37.50%) Assembly Language
3 5 (31.25%) PHP
4 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) Python
5 3 (18.75%) PHP5
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (25.00%) ISEB
3 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) KVM
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) HP
2 2 (12.50%) NETGEAR
2 2 (12.50%) Vyatta
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) Dell
3 1 (6.25%) VMware