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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 40 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.26% 1.08% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 1.40% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £55,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.27% +62.96%
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
285 215 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 84.57% 77.62% 86.60%
Number of salaries quoted 231 153 141
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,000 £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
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 19 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Solihull

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (81.25%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (75.00%) .NET
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
5 7 (43.75%) TDD
5 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (37.50%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) BDD
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (25.00%) Web Development
8 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (25.00%) DevExpress
8 4 (25.00%) Red Gate
8 4 (25.00%) MCPD
8 4 (25.00%) QA
8 4 (25.00%) WCF
8 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (18.75%) WinForms
9 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
9 3 (18.75%) MVC
9 3 (18.75%) Windows

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQLite
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Xcode
1 2 (12.50%) NUnit
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Junior
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Junior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 2 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Architect
5 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Architect
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (37.50%) XML
3 4 (25.00%) WCF
4 3 (18.75%) WinForms
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 3 (18.75%) Web Services
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (18.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) HTML
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) XSLT
5 2 (12.50%) Cocoa
5 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 1 (6.25%) jQuery
6 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 2 (12.50%) iPad
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Web Development
3 4 (25.00%) BDD
4 3 (18.75%) MVC
4 3 (18.75%) Refactoring
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) CRM
5 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (12.50%) Python
4 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
4 2 (12.50%) Ruby
4 2 (12.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCPD
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) DevExpress
2 4 (25.00%) Red Gate
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Apple