The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 91 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.66% 2.13% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 2.85% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 18
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% +10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
886 701 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 83.66% 74.81% 76.77%
Number of salaries quoted 726 592 586
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 £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Gloucester -20 6 - - 1
Cirencester - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 16 (61.54%) Linux
1 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (57.69%) JSON
3 14 (53.85%) LAMP
3 14 (53.85%) Games
3 14 (53.85%) HOOD
3 14 (53.85%) PHP
3 14 (53.85%) DevOps
3 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (53.85%) RESTful
4 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) Retail
5 5 (19.23%) Banking
5 5 (19.23%) Validation
5 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
5 5 (19.23%) CICS
5 5 (19.23%) zOS
5 5 (19.23%) RACF
5 5 (19.23%) Mainframe
5 5 (19.23%) DB2
6 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) Windows
6 3 (11.54%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) TDD
6 3 (11.54%) QA
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 2 (7.69%) Puppet
7 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (19.23%) CICS
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Firewall
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
1 2 (7.69%) SMTP
1 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
1 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
1 2 (7.69%) SNMP
1 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) DB2
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (53.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
General
1 14 (53.85%) Games
2 6 (23.08%) Retail
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 14 (53.85%) PHP Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Java Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) JSON
2 14 (53.85%) LAMP
2 14 (53.85%) RESTful
3 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.85%) CSS
4 1 (3.85%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.85%) WCF
4 1 (3.85%) LINQ
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.85%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (19.23%) Management Information System
2 5 (19.23%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.69%) Open Source
3 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) zOS
3 3 (11.54%) Windows
4 2 (7.69%) Solaris
4 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) HOOD
1 14 (53.85%) DevOps
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) OO
4 3 (11.54%) Change Management
4 3 (11.54%) TDD
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Software Deployment
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 2 (7.69%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) PHP
2 2 (7.69%) Bourne shell
2 2 (7.69%) Perl
2 2 (7.69%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) DV Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) QA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) RACF
2 2 (7.69%) qmail
2 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Puppet
1 2 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.69%) yum
1 2 (7.69%) Zenoss
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.69%) Sybase
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix
2 1 (3.85%) Juniper
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco