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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 28 35 39
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 2.35% 4.94% 3.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 6.25% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 8
Median salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £50,000 £43,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
172 208 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 80.75% 79.09% 85.96%
Number of salaries quoted 145 188 154
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 21 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) QA
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Lead Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Senior Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Software Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Software Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Software Tester
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Leader
1 3 (60.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (40.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (40.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) QA