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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 37 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.72% 1.48% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.01% 1.73% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 9
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
198 231 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 71.48% 85.56% 80.58%
Number of salaries quoted 188 186 196
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,765
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,265 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,300 £45,000
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 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 3 September 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 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) QA
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
3 7 (53.85%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
5 4 (30.77%) C#
5 4 (30.77%) .NET
5 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
7 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (15.38%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Test Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
3 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Lead Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Test Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Junior Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Test Leader
3 3 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) C# Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) .NET
1 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 3 (23.08%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Smart Forms
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
3 2 (15.38%) LINQ
3 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
3 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) WPF
4 1 (7.69%) Silverlight
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mobile App
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Test Scripting
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Automated Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Manual Testing
3 7 (53.85%) User Acceptance Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Automation Testing
4 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
6 3 (23.08%) System Testing
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Regression Testing
6 3 (23.08%) MVC
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 2 (15.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) ABAP
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle
1 2 (15.38%) SAP
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 2 (15.38%) HP