The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 47 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 34 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.38% 1.81% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.02% 2.31% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 13
Average salary £37,000 £31,150 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.78% -8.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,250 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £34,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
677 477 403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 87.13% 78.45% 71.45%
Number of salaries quoted 546 440 383
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -3.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,697 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Somerset region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Somerset

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Somerset

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Taunton +7 11 £31,500 -4.25% 1
Bath -6 10 £37,500 +22.95% 3
Clevedon - 1 £45,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £30,000 -
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 38 (95.00%) HTML
2 37 (92.50%) JavaScript
3 31 (77.50%) SQL Server
4 28 (70.00%) .NET
4 28 (70.00%) C#
5 25 (62.50%) SQL
6 21 (52.50%) Scrum
7 20 (50.00%) C++
7 20 (50.00%) NUnit
8 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
8 19 (47.50%) Oracle
9 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
10 15 (37.50%) CSS
11 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
11 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (32.50%) jQuery
12 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
12 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
12 12 (30.00%) ITIL
12 12 (30.00%) Windows
12 12 (30.00%) IIS
13 10 (25.00%) MVC
13 10 (25.00%) HTML5
13 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
14 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
15 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
15 8 (20.00%) XML
16 7 (17.50%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 12 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 12 (30.00%) IIS
2 5 (12.50%) Apache
3 4 (10.00%) K2 blackpearl
3 4 (10.00%) CMS
4 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (77.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) MySQL
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 20 (50.00%) NUnit
2 12 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (15.00%) Subversion
6 5 (12.50%) Bugzilla
6 5 (12.50%) PEAR
6 5 (12.50%) PHPUnit
6 5 (12.50%) Trac
7 4 (10.00%) Mercurial
8 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (7.50%) Moq
9 1 (2.50%) NetBeans
9 1 (2.50%) Maven
9 1 (2.50%) Selenium
9 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
9 1 (2.50%) JMeter
9 1 (2.50%) Ant
9 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) Software Engineer
3 15 (37.50%) Senior Developer
4 13 (32.50%) Software Developer
4 13 (32.50%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (17.50%) Senior Software Developer
6 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (10.00%) Python Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Web Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Lead PHP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 2 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
8 2 (5.00%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Graduate
9 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (95.00%) HTML
2 28 (70.00%) .NET
3 15 (37.50%) CSS
4 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
4 13 (32.50%) jQuery
5 10 (25.00%) HTML5
5 10 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (12.50%) XSLT
7 5 (12.50%) JSON
7 5 (12.50%) Symfony
7 5 (12.50%) CakePHP
7 5 (12.50%) Ajax
7 5 (12.50%) CSS3
8 4 (10.00%) Sass
8 4 (10.00%) LESS
8 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (10.00%) LINQ
8 4 (10.00%) Django
9 3 (7.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Algorithms
3 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) Scrum
2 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
3 17 (42.50%) Automated Testing
4 13 (32.50%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (30.00%) ITIL
6 10 (25.00%) MVC
7 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
8 7 (17.50%) OO
8 7 (17.50%) UML
8 7 (17.50%) Refactoring
9 5 (12.50%) OOP
9 5 (12.50%) Web Application Development
9 5 (12.50%) Line Management
10 4 (10.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
10 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 3 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
12 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 37 (92.50%) JavaScript
2 28 (70.00%) C#
3 25 (62.50%) SQL
4 20 (50.00%) C++
5 6 (15.00%) PHP
6 5 (12.50%) PHP5
6 5 (12.50%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.50%) Java
9 1 (2.50%) C
9 1 (2.50%) Delphi
9 1 (2.50%) Ada
9 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Telerik
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