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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 81 64 55
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.60% 1.47% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.69% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
579 531 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 76.99% 86.76% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 501 449 393
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £28,800 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015. 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
Poole -10 8 £35,000 -12.50%
Bournemouth -19 4 £36,500 -8.75%
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 17 (80.95%) C#
2 17 (80.95%) .NET
3 13 (61.90%) MVC
4 12 (57.14%) SQL
5 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
5 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
5 11 (52.38%) OO
5 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
6 9 (42.86%) OOP
6 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
6 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (33.33%) SOA
7 7 (33.33%) SOAP
7 7 (33.33%) StructureMap
7 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (33.33%) WCF
7 7 (33.33%) AutoMapper
8 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
8 6 (28.57%) CSS
8 6 (28.57%) C++
8 6 (28.57%) HTML
8 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
9 4 (19.05%) Windows
9 4 (19.05%) jQuery
9 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 1 (4.76%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SNMP
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) SSL
1 2 (9.52%) IPv4
1 2 (9.52%) IPv6
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) IPsec
1 2 (9.52%) Wireshark
1 2 (9.52%) Network Security
1 2 (9.52%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
3 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 8 (38.10%) Software Developer
3 7 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C++ Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET
2 11 (52.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 9 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 7 (33.33%) WCF
4 7 (33.33%) SOAP
4 7 (33.33%) StructureMap
4 7 (33.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 7 (33.33%) AutoMapper
5 6 (28.57%) AngularJS
5 6 (28.57%) HTML
5 6 (28.57%) CSS
6 4 (19.05%) jQuery
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Compact Framework
8 1 (4.76%) CSS3
8 1 (4.76%) Laravel
8 1 (4.76%) HTML5
8 1 (4.76%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Device Driver
1 2 (9.52%) Cryptography
1 2 (9.52%) SCADA
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows CE
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 13 (61.90%) MVC
3 11 (52.38%) OO
4 9 (42.86%) OOP
5 7 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (19.05%) Scrum
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (9.52%) Cyber Security
7 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
7 2 (9.52%) System Testing
7 2 (9.52%) Information Assurance
7 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
7 2 (9.52%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (9.52%) OOD
7 2 (9.52%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (28.57%) C++
3 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
5 2 (9.52%) Assembly Language
5 2 (9.52%) PHP5
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft