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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 50 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 22 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.79% 2.10% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 2.44% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 6
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
479 492 587
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.44% 86.01% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 422 415 495
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 1 May 2016. 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 -1 10 £37,500 - 1
Bath +8 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Unit Testing
South West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 24 (77.42%) .NET
3 23 (74.19%) C#
3 23 (74.19%) HTML
3 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
4 22 (70.97%) .NET Framework
5 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
6 20 (64.52%) Automated Testing
7 18 (58.06%) SQL
8 16 (51.61%) Java
8 16 (51.61%) C++
8 16 (51.61%) Windows
8 16 (51.61%) ETL
8 16 (51.61%) MongoDB
8 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
9 14 (45.16%) UML
10 13 (41.94%) ITIL
10 13 (41.94%) Oracle
10 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
11 12 (38.71%) IIS
12 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (32.26%) Refactoring
13 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
14 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
14 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
15 8 (25.81%) MVC
16 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
16 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (38.71%) IIS
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (67.74%) SQL Server
2 16 (51.61%) MongoDB
2 16 (51.61%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (22.58%) Visual Studio
3 5 (16.13%) NUnit
4 4 (12.90%) Cucumber
4 4 (12.90%) Selenium
5 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
5 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
5 2 (6.45%) JUnit
6 1 (3.23%) Ant
6 1 (3.23%) Apache Buildr
6 1 (3.23%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (3.23%) Jasmine
6 1 (3.23%) JIRA
6 1 (3.23%) Maven
6 1 (3.23%) Mockito
6 1 (3.23%) NSubstitute
6 1 (3.23%) ReSharper
General
1 5 (16.13%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.23%) Electronics
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (77.42%) Developer
2 11 (35.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
3 9 (29.03%) C# Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Lead Developer
5 7 (22.58%) Senior Developer
6 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (19.35%) Java Developer
7 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Agile .NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Agile C# Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Agile Developer
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Software Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Software Tester
8 4 (12.90%) Tester
9 3 (9.68%) Agile Java Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
9 3 (9.68%) SQL Developer
10 2 (6.45%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (77.42%) .NET
2 23 (74.19%) ASP.NET
2 23 (74.19%) HTML
3 22 (70.97%) .NET Framework
4 9 (29.03%) Entity Framework
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (22.58%) WCF
6 5 (16.13%) CSS
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (9.68%) LINQ
8 2 (6.45%) Ajax
8 2 (6.45%) RESTful
8 2 (6.45%) Web Services
8 2 (6.45%) WinForms
8 2 (6.45%) WPF
8 2 (6.45%) XML
8 2 (6.45%) XSLT
9 1 (3.23%) Apache Flex
9 1 (3.23%) HTML5
9 1 (3.23%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Digital Media
2 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (3.23%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.23%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
2 13 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) Automated Testing
2 16 (51.61%) ETL
3 14 (45.16%) UML
4 13 (41.94%) ITIL
5 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (32.26%) Refactoring
5 10 (32.26%) Service Delivery
6 8 (25.81%) MVC
7 6 (19.35%) Scrum
8 5 (16.13%) TDD
9 4 (12.90%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
10 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.68%) SOA
11 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (6.45%) Migration
11 2 (6.45%) Release Management
11 2 (6.45%) Web Development
11 2 (6.45%) Workflow
12 1 (3.23%) OO
Programming Languages
1 26 (83.87%) JavaScript
2 23 (74.19%) C#
3 18 (58.06%) SQL
4 16 (51.61%) C++
4 16 (51.61%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) Python
6 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 3 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.68%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.45%) VB
7 2 (6.45%) VB6
7 2 (6.45%) XPath
7 2 (6.45%) XQuery
8 1 (3.23%) Fortran
8 1 (3.23%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Oracle
2 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.23%) ATG
3 1 (3.23%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.23%) SAP
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