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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 81 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 22 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.86% 1.51% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 2.02% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 8
Average salary £40,250 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £29,150 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,289
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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
955 693 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 80.66% 74.68% 77.86%
Number of salaries quoted 794 577 597
Average salary £45,000 £39,000 £38,289
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram 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 24 December 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
Gloucester +10 7 £42,500 -
Cheltenham -3 4 £40,000 -3.61%
Cirencester +10 2 £41,250 +10.00%
Stroud - 1 £40,000 -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Change Management
3 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
3 13 (34.21%) QA
4 12 (31.58%) Linux
4 12 (31.58%) OO
4 12 (31.58%) Finance
5 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 11 (28.95%) Degree
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
6 9 (23.68%) Firewall
6 9 (23.68%) TDD
6 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (21.05%) Java
7 8 (21.05%) Perl
7 8 (21.05%) UNIX
7 8 (21.05%) Python
7 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
7 8 (21.05%) JSON
7 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
8 7 (18.42%) MySQL
8 7 (18.42%) XML
8 7 (18.42%) Solaris
8 7 (18.42%) Apache
8 7 (18.42%) LDAP
8 7 (18.42%) SMTP
8 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
8 7 (18.42%) HTTP
8 7 (18.42%) Kerberos

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 7 (18.42%) Apache
2 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.68%) Firewall
2 7 (18.42%) LDAP
2 7 (18.42%) SMTP
2 7 (18.42%) Ethernet
2 7 (18.42%) HTTP
2 7 (18.42%) Kerberos
2 7 (18.42%) SNMP
2 7 (18.42%) TCP/IP
3 5 (13.16%) Network Security
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 1 (2.63%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
2 7 (18.42%) MySQL
2 7 (18.42%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (15.79%) RDBMS
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Database
5 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.63%) SQLite
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JUnit
2 5 (13.16%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (2.63%) ClearCase
4 1 (2.63%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Maven
4 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.63%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.63%) Ant
General
1 12 (31.58%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Games
3 3 (7.89%) Local Government
4 2 (5.26%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Banking
4 2 (5.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.63%) Marketing
5 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (47.37%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Software Developer
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Graduate
4 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.26%) Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Test Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C Developer
7 1 (2.63%) C Developer
7 1 (2.63%) Computer Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) JSON
2 7 (18.42%) XML
3 6 (15.79%) Hibernate
3 6 (15.79%) Spring
3 6 (15.79%) J2EE
4 5 (13.16%) .NET
4 5 (13.16%) JSF
4 5 (13.16%) LAMP
4 5 (13.16%) RESTful
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.26%) CSS
6 2 (5.26%) SOAP
6 2 (5.26%) HTML
6 2 (5.26%) WCF
6 2 (5.26%) LINQ
6 2 (5.26%) jQuery
6 2 (5.26%) REST
6 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Computer Science
2 9 (23.68%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (18.42%) Open Source
4 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.63%) Physics
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Windows
2 12 (31.58%) Linux
3 8 (21.05%) UNIX
4 7 (18.42%) Solaris
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.63%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (36.84%) Change Management
3 12 (31.58%) OO
4 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 9 (23.68%) TDD
6 7 (18.42%) Performance Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Software Deployment
7 6 (15.79%) Waterfall
7 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 6 (15.79%) ITIL
8 5 (13.16%) HOOD
8 5 (13.16%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (13.16%) DevOps
8 5 (13.16%) CRUD
9 4 (10.53%) Data Protection
9 4 (10.53%) MVC
10 3 (7.89%) RAD
10 3 (7.89%) SSADM
10 3 (7.89%) RUP
10 3 (7.89%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) SQL
2 8 (21.05%) Perl
2 8 (21.05%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) Python
3 7 (18.42%) Bourne shell
4 6 (15.79%) C++
4 6 (15.79%) PHP
5 5 (13.16%) C#
6 2 (5.26%) C
6 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.63%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) Lua
7 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) Degree
2 6 (15.79%) SC Cleared
2 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (13.16%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (34.21%) QA
System Software
1 7 (18.42%) Active Directory
1 7 (18.42%) qmail
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Nagios
1 7 (18.42%) Zenoss
1 7 (18.42%) yum
1 7 (18.42%) Puppet
1 7 (18.42%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.79%) Oracle
3 5 (13.16%) Citrix
3 5 (13.16%) Juniper
3 5 (13.16%) Cisco
4 1 (2.63%) Sybase
4 1 (2.63%) Sun