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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 54 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.81% 0.34% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.19% 0.46% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £45,000 £32,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
345 216 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 88.01% 74.48% 67.06%
Number of salaries quoted 315 205 210
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 26 January 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
3 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (84.00%) MVC
4 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
6 16 (64.00%) OOD
6 16 (64.00%) OO
7 13 (52.00%) BDD
8 12 (48.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
9 10 (40.00%) Finance
9 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 10 (40.00%) jQuery
10 9 (36.00%) HTML
10 9 (36.00%) CSS
10 9 (36.00%) SOAP
10 9 (36.00%) Web Services
10 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
10 9 (36.00%) Retail
10 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
11 8 (32.00%) Ruby
11 8 (32.00%) Endeca
11 8 (32.00%) NHibernate
11 8 (32.00%) WATIR
11 8 (32.00%) WCF

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 8 (32.00%) IIS
1 8 (32.00%) Confluence
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (32.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (92.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (32.00%) RavenDB
3 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (32.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (32.00%) Moq
2 8 (32.00%) Cucumber
2 8 (32.00%) NCrunch
2 8 (32.00%) NUnit
2 8 (32.00%) JIRA
2 8 (32.00%) ReSharper
2 8 (32.00%) WATIR
2 8 (32.00%) TeamCity
2 8 (32.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Retail
3 8 (32.00%) Back Office
4 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (36.00%) Junior
5 8 (32.00%) Junior Developer
5 8 (32.00%) Junior .NET Developer
6 7 (28.00%) Software Engineer
7 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
7 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (16.00%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (16.00%) Web Developer
8 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Web Engineer
9 3 (12.00%) C# Programmer
9 3 (12.00%) Senior WinForms Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
2 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (48.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 12 (48.00%) .NET Framework
4 10 (40.00%) jQuery
5 9 (36.00%) HTML
5 9 (36.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) SOAP
5 9 (36.00%) Web Services
6 8 (32.00%) MSMQ
6 8 (32.00%) NHibernate
6 8 (32.00%) Spring.NET
6 8 (32.00%) WCF
6 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (32.00%) Dapper ORM
6 8 (32.00%) StructureMap
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 4 (16.00%) REST
8 4 (16.00%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
1 6 (24.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) TDD
2 22 (88.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (84.00%) MVC
4 16 (64.00%) OO
4 16 (64.00%) OOD
5 13 (52.00%) BDD
6 9 (36.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
7 8 (32.00%) Refactoring
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (32.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 8 (32.00%) Pair Programming
7 8 (32.00%) ERP
7 8 (32.00%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (32.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (24.00%) Scrum
8 6 (24.00%) SOA
9 5 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
10 4 (16.00%) Microservices
10 4 (16.00%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (32.00%) VB.NET
3 8 (32.00%) Ruby
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Endeca
2 8 (32.00%) RedPrairie
3 6 (24.00%) Apple