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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 73 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 25 41 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.13% 3.38% 3.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 4.08% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 24 37 25
Average salary £33,173 £30,565 £38,783
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.53% -21.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £30,565 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £45,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
927 1004 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 79.03% 82.77% 83.93%
Number of salaries quoted 804 875 637
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
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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 -14 21 £33,173 +8.53% 4
Torfaen +4 3 £37,500 +20.96%
Newport +2 1 £50,000 +63.58%
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (35.42%) HTML
3 16 (33.33%) Java
4 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
4 14 (29.17%) SQL
4 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
4 14 (29.17%) CSS
5 13 (27.08%) Scrum
6 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
6 11 (22.92%) Web Services
6 11 (22.92%) TDD
6 11 (22.92%) Banking
6 11 (22.92%) Degree
7 10 (20.83%) Web Development
7 10 (20.83%) C#
7 10 (20.83%) .NET
8 9 (18.75%) XML
9 8 (16.67%) Linux
9 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 8 (16.67%) ERP
9 8 (16.67%) Finance
9 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.67%) Advertising
9 8 (16.67%) BDD
10 7 (14.58%) HTML5
10 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
10 7 (14.58%) QA
10 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
10 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 4 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.08%) IIS
2 1 (2.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (14.58%) Git (software)
2 6 (12.50%) JMeter
3 5 (10.42%) Bower
3 5 (10.42%) Grunt
3 5 (10.42%) gulp
3 5 (10.42%) Jasmine
3 5 (10.42%) Mocha
4 4 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.33%) JUnit
4 4 (8.33%) NUnit
5 3 (6.25%) Ant
5 3 (6.25%) Maven
6 2 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.17%) Gerrit
6 2 (4.17%) JIRA
6 2 (4.17%) MSTest
6 2 (4.17%) TestNG
6 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio
7 1 (2.08%) Gradle
7 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (22.92%) Banking
1 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
2 8 (16.67%) Advertising
2 8 (16.67%) Finance
3 6 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (10.42%) Electronics
5 3 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 20 (41.67%) Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (22.92%) Programmer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Programmer
4 7 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 7 (14.58%) Java Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (12.50%) Support Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 6 (12.50%) Systems Support Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
7 4 (8.33%) Junior
7 4 (8.33%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.25%) C++ Software Developer
8 3 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) HTML
2 14 (29.17%) CSS
3 11 (22.92%) Web Services
4 10 (20.83%) .NET
5 9 (18.75%) XML
6 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 7 (14.58%) AngularJS
7 7 (14.58%) Hibernate
7 7 (14.58%) HTML5
7 7 (14.58%) J2EE
7 7 (14.58%) REST
8 6 (12.50%) Backbone.js
8 6 (12.50%) Ember.js
9 5 (10.42%) LESS
9 5 (10.42%) Sass
9 5 (10.42%) Spring
9 5 (10.42%) WebSockets
10 4 (8.33%) Ajax
10 4 (8.33%) Java EE
10 4 (8.33%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (10.42%) User Experience
3 4 (8.33%) iSeries
4 3 (6.25%) DTV
4 3 (6.25%) IPTV
5 2 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (16.67%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Mac OS
2 3 (6.25%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) Scrum
3 11 (22.92%) TDD
4 10 (20.83%) Web Development
5 8 (16.67%) BDD
5 8 (16.67%) ERP
6 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
7 6 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) E-business
7 6 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 6 (12.50%) MVC
8 5 (10.42%) Functional Programming
8 5 (10.42%) Kanban
8 5 (10.42%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.33%) API Design
9 4 (8.33%) Load Testing
9 4 (8.33%) Test Scripting
10 3 (6.25%) ATDD
10 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 16 (33.33%) Java
2 14 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 14 (29.17%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) C#
4 5 (10.42%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) RPG
5 4 (8.33%) RPG IV
5 4 (8.33%) RPG/400
6 2 (4.17%) Scala
7 1 (2.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) ISEB
2 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.50%) Oracle
2 6 (12.50%) SAP
3 4 (8.33%) IBM
4 3 (6.25%) Guidewire