The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 36 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.36% 1.18% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 1.42% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 3
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
271 211 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 84.42% 82.75% 76.86%
Number of salaries quoted 209 116 102
Average salary £40,000 £38,765 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.18% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Solihull

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 20 (86.96%) C#
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
4 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
5 12 (52.17%) MVC
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
5 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
5 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
5 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (47.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 10 (43.48%) Open Source
7 10 (43.48%) Time Management
7 10 (43.48%) NUnit
7 10 (43.48%) Oracle
7 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
7 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
8 9 (39.13%) SQL
9 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (26.09%) XML
11 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) TDD
12 4 (17.39%) WCF
12 4 (17.39%) Web Services
12 4 (17.39%) Web Development
13 3 (13.04%) Windows
13 3 (13.04%) Scrum
13 3 (13.04%) Refactoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 10 (43.48%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (52.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQLite
3 1 (4.35%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (43.48%) NUnit
2 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.70%) Xcode
3 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 12 (52.17%) Senior Developer
3 10 (43.48%) Architect
3 10 (43.48%) Senior Architect
4 8 (34.78%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) Senior .NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET Developer
4 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# Developer
5 7 (30.43%) Senior .NET Architect
5 7 (30.43%) .NET Architect
5 7 (30.43%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (30.43%) C# Architect
6 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
7 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Junior
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) .NET
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET
2 12 (52.17%) .NET Framework
2 12 (52.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 11 (47.83%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 6 (26.09%) XML
5 4 (17.39%) Web Services
5 4 (17.39%) WCF
6 3 (13.04%) WinForms
7 2 (8.70%) HTML
7 2 (8.70%) JSON
7 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 2 (8.70%) Cocoa
7 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (8.70%) RESTful
8 1 (4.35%) HTML5
8 1 (4.35%) WPF
8 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
8 1 (4.35%) LINQ
8 1 (4.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (43.48%) Open Source
3 2 (8.70%) iPad
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (8.70%) Data Structures
3 2 (8.70%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) MVC
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 10 (43.48%) Time Management
2 10 (43.48%) Configuration Management
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
5 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Refactoring
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) OO
7 2 (8.70%) CRM
7 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.70%) BDD
7 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) C#
2 9 (39.13%) SQL
3 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) Python
4 2 (8.70%) Objective-C
4 2 (8.70%) Ruby
4 2 (8.70%) XPath
5 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MCPD
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) DevExpress
3 2 (8.70%) Red Gate
4 1 (4.35%) Apple