The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 64 71 64
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.21% 1.96% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.56% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 22 16
Average salary £42,500 £36,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% +0.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £44,750 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
790 858 652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 72.68% 76.33% 73.09%
Number of salaries quoted 723 768 586
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in South Wales

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in South Wales

Unit Testing
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Cardiff +2 20 £42,500 +14.86% 3
Newport +4 2 £38,750 +4.72% 1
Torfaen - 2 £45,000 - 1
Unit Testing
Wales

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 65 (65.66%) Java
2 61 (61.62%) Telecoms
3 59 (59.60%) Banking
4 57 (57.58%) Degree
5 53 (53.54%) XML
6 52 (52.53%) J2EE
7 49 (49.49%) Web Services
7 49 (49.49%) Hibernate
8 46 (46.46%) HTML
9 44 (44.44%) SQL
10 41 (41.41%) Spring
11 28 (28.28%) IBM
12 27 (27.27%) Scrum
13 25 (25.25%) RPG
14 24 (24.24%) RPG IV
15 21 (21.21%) TDD
15 21 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (20.20%) Open Source
17 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
17 19 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
17 19 (19.19%) CSS
17 19 (19.19%) Eclipse
18 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
19 17 (17.17%) Tomcat
20 16 (16.16%) DSDM
20 16 (16.16%) OO
20 16 (16.16%) Struts
20 16 (16.16%) WebSphere Application Server
20 16 (16.16%) RUP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 17 (17.17%) Tomcat
2 16 (16.16%) WebSphere Application Server
2 16 (16.16%) WebSphere
3 14 (14.14%) Confluence
4 11 (11.11%) LiveCycle
4 11 (11.11%) FileNet
5 1 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.01%) CMS
Applications
1 15 (15.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (12.12%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (19.19%) NoSQL
2 15 (15.15%) Apache Cassandra
2 15 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 14 (14.14%) MongoDB
4 13 (13.13%) Relational Database
4 13 (13.13%) RDBMS
5 12 (12.12%) DB2
6 6 (6.06%) Oracle Database
7 3 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (19.19%) Eclipse
2 16 (16.16%) Subversion
3 14 (14.14%) JIRA
3 14 (14.14%) Maven
3 14 (14.14%) Hudson
3 14 (14.14%) Jenkins
4 12 (12.12%) Rational Application Developer
5 6 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.05%) Visual Studio
7 4 (4.04%) JMeter
8 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
8 3 (3.03%) Bugzilla
8 3 (3.03%) NetBeans
9 2 (2.02%) JUnit
10 1 (1.01%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 61 (61.62%) Telecoms
2 59 (59.60%) Banking
3 16 (16.16%) Billing
4 6 (6.06%) Finance
5 4 (4.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 70 (70.71%) Analyst
2 41 (41.41%) Senior Analyst
3 33 (33.33%) Programmer
4 27 (27.27%) Developer
5 24 (24.24%) Analyst Programmer
5 24 (24.24%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 24 (24.24%) Senior Programmer
6 22 (22.22%) Java Developer
7 9 (9.09%) Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Java Consultant
7 9 (9.09%) Java Programmer
7 9 (9.09%) Developer Analyst
8 5 (5.05%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.05%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (4.04%) Software Engineer
9 4 (4.04%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.03%) Mobile Tester
10 3 (3.03%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (53.54%) XML
2 52 (52.53%) J2EE
3 49 (49.49%) Web Services
3 49 (49.49%) Hibernate
4 46 (46.46%) HTML
5 41 (41.41%) Spring
6 19 (19.19%) CSS
7 16 (16.16%) Struts
7 16 (16.16%) JSF
8 14 (14.14%) XSLT
8 14 (14.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (13.13%) SOAP
10 12 (12.12%) JSP
11 11 (11.11%) .NET
12 9 (9.09%) JSON
12 9 (9.09%) REST
13 6 (6.06%) HTML5
14 5 (5.05%) AngularJS
14 5 (5.05%) JPA
14 5 (5.05%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.20%) Open Source
2 4 (4.04%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (2.02%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.02%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.01%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.04%) Android
2 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.01%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.27%) Scrum
2 21 (21.21%) TDD
2 21 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (19.19%) Continuous Improvement
3 19 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (16.16%) DSDM
4 16 (16.16%) OO
4 16 (16.16%) RUP
4 16 (16.16%) Configuration Management
4 16 (16.16%) Pair Programming
4 16 (16.16%) Release Management
4 16 (16.16%) DevOps
5 14 (14.14%) OOA/OOD
5 14 (14.14%) SOA
5 14 (14.14%) Software Engineering
6 12 (12.12%) RAD
6 12 (12.12%) ETL
6 12 (12.12%) Data Migration
6 12 (12.12%) Migration
7 6 (6.06%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 65 (65.66%) Java
2 44 (44.44%) SQL
3 25 (25.25%) RPG
4 24 (24.24%) RPG IV
5 15 (15.15%) JavaScript
6 14 (14.14%) Groovy
6 14 (14.14%) Clojure
6 14 (14.14%) Scala
7 12 (12.12%) RPG/400
8 6 (6.06%) C#
9 4 (4.04%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.01%) C++
Qualifications
1 57 (57.58%) Degree
2 4 (4.04%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.04%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (28.28%) IBM
2 18 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.16%) Guidewire
4 14 (14.14%) Twitter
5 11 (11.11%) Adobe
6 7 (7.07%) Oracle
7 1 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.01%) HP
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