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

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 40 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.88% 1.77% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 2.24% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 4
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £51,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%
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
266 223 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 85.26% 78.80% 85.37%
Number of salaries quoted 218 169 142
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £55,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (50.00%) TDD
5 5 (41.67%) XML
6 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 4 (33.33%) MCPD
6 4 (33.33%) QA
6 4 (33.33%) DevExpress
6 4 (33.33%) BDD
6 4 (33.33%) Red Gate
7 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
7 3 (25.00%) WinForms
7 3 (25.00%) OO
8 2 (16.67%) Python
8 2 (16.67%) CRM
8 2 (16.67%) Windows
8 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 2 (16.67%) Scrum
8 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
8 2 (16.67%) Xcode
8 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
8 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 2 (16.67%) Degree
8 2 (16.67%) JSON
8 2 (16.67%) Ruby

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Xcode
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
3 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
3 2 (16.67%) CRM Developer
3 2 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) WinForms
4 2 (16.67%) JSON
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
4 2 (16.67%) Cocoa
4 2 (16.67%) RESTful
4 2 (16.67%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) REST
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) WPF
5 1 (8.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (8.33%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) iPhone
1 2 (16.67%) iPad
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (16.67%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 3 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (25.00%) Refactoring
5 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (33.33%) MCPD
3 2 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) DevExpress
2 4 (33.33%) Red Gate
3 1 (8.33%) Apple