The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 33 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 3.86% 1.46% 7.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 1.82% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 8
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,779 £35,750 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £41,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 110 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 88.89% 80.29% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 165 104 119
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,600 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Newport

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (72.73%) MVC
2 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) TDD
3 7 (63.64%) C#
3 7 (63.64%) .NET
3 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
3 7 (63.64%) BDD
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Java
5 5 (45.45%) XML
6 4 (36.36%) HTML
6 4 (36.36%) CSS
6 4 (36.36%) Spring
6 4 (36.36%) Advertising
6 4 (36.36%) Java SE
6 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
6 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
7 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
7 3 (27.27%) REST
7 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
7 3 (27.27%) Scrum
7 3 (27.27%) SOAP
7 3 (27.27%) Web Services
8 2 (18.18%) JBoss
8 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
8 2 (18.18%) Ant

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newport 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Maven
3 2 (18.18%) Ant
3 2 (18.18%) Gradle
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Lead Developer
3 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Lead Java Developer
4 4 (36.36%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) .NET
1 7 (63.64%) ASP.NET
2 5 (45.45%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) Spring
3 4 (36.36%) CSS
3 4 (36.36%) Java SE
3 4 (36.36%) Spring MVC
3 4 (36.36%) HTML
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) REST
4 3 (27.27%) SOAP
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) MVC
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) TDD
2 7 (63.64%) BDD
3 4 (36.36%) Web Application Development
4 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001