The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 35 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 2.19% 2.86% 4.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 3.52% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 6
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
Hampshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 142 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 75.18% 81.14% 70.30%
Number of salaries quoted 166 135 117
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Farnborough

Unit Testing
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) VB
4 1 (16.67%) Selenium
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) TestNG
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
4 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
4 1 (16.67%) JMeter
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JUnit

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JUnit
1 1 (16.67%) JMeter
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) TestNG
1 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
1 1 (16.67%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VBScript
2 3 (50.00%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) Java