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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 52 64 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 1.72% 4.33% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.99% 5.16% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 11
Average salary £38,500 £45,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.44% +91.48%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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 Portsmouth region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
352 349 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 86.27% 83.89% 76.54%
Number of salaries quoted 301 263 304
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £24,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,500 £50,000
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 Portsmouth

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) REST
3 6 (75.00%) PHPUnit
3 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (75.00%) OO PHP
3 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 6 (75.00%) Subversion
3 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 6 (75.00%) QA
3 6 (75.00%) CakePHP
3 6 (75.00%) CentOS
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) CCNP
3 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (75.00%) Scrum
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 6 (75.00%) MySQL
3 6 (75.00%) XML
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) SOAP
3 6 (75.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (75.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
1 6 (75.00%) MongoDB
1 6 (75.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior Developer
2 6 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 6 (75.00%) CakePHP
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) SOAP
2 6 (75.00%) XML
2 6 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) WCF
4 1 (12.50%) WPF
4 1 (12.50%) WinForms
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) UNIX
1 6 (75.00%) CentOS
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Scrum
2 6 (75.00%) OO PHP
2 6 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) CCNP
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Apple
1 1 (12.50%) Google