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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 31 41 49
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.26% 3.14% 0.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.56% 3.70% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 2
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
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
198 243 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 76.74% 84.67% 79.77%
Number of salaries quoted 181 158 154
Average salary £34,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.07% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 29 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 18 (69.23%) C#
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 16 (61.54%) MVC
4 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
5 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
5 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
5 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (53.85%) Entity Framework
7 13 (50.00%) Open Source
7 13 (50.00%) NUnit
7 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
7 13 (50.00%) Time Management
7 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 13 (50.00%) Oracle
8 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (34.62%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) Scrum
10 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
10 7 (26.92%) QA
10 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
10 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Agile Testing
10 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
10 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
11 6 (23.08%) Mentoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 13 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (57.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (50.00%) NUnit
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) Senior Developer
3 13 (50.00%) Senior Architect
3 13 (50.00%) Architect
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Developer
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
5 11 (42.31%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (38.46%) C# Architect
6 10 (38.46%) Senior .NET Architect
6 10 (38.46%) .NET Architect
6 10 (38.46%) Senior C# Developer
7 6 (23.08%) Analyst
7 6 (23.08%) Test Analyst
8 3 (11.54%) AWS Developer
8 3 (11.54%) Test Leader
8 3 (11.54%) Junior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (73.08%) .NET
2 17 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 15 (57.69%) .NET Framework
3 15 (57.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (53.85%) Entity Framework
5 5 (19.23%) Web Services
6 3 (11.54%) LINQ
6 3 (11.54%) XML
6 3 (11.54%) HTML
7 2 (7.69%) XSLT
7 2 (7.69%) WCF
7 2 (7.69%) WPF
7 2 (7.69%) Silverlight
7 2 (7.69%) HTML5
8 1 (3.85%) REST
8 1 (3.85%) jQuery
8 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (57.69%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (26.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) MVC
2 15 (57.69%) Software Engineering
3 13 (50.00%) Open Source
3 13 (50.00%) Time Management
3 13 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Automated Testing
6 7 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Test Scripting
6 7 (26.92%) Manual Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Testing
6 7 (26.92%) Automation Testing
7 6 (23.08%) Mentoring
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
8 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (11.54%) System Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Regression Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) SQL
3 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 2 (7.69%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Oracle