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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Wales / South Wales
Rank 49 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 32 26 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.60% 2.39% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 2.94% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 31 25 40
Median salary £33,173 £33,173 £30,565
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.53%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
766 885 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 86.16% 81.34% 82.04%
Number of salaries quoted 677 774 859
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +17 29 £33,173 - 1
Torfaen +9 1 £30,000 -20.00%
Newport - 1 £32,904 -
Unit Testing
Wales

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) Scrum
3 32 (53.33%) .NET
4 30 (50.00%) C#
4 30 (50.00%) MVC
5 29 (48.33%) HTML
5 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
6 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 23 (38.33%) CSS
7 23 (38.33%) SQL
8 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 19 (31.67%) Java
9 19 (31.67%) Degree
10 18 (30.00%) XML
10 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
10 18 (30.00%) TDD
11 17 (28.33%) Web Services
11 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
12 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
12 16 (26.67%) Banking
12 16 (26.67%) WCF
12 16 (26.67%) Feasibility Study
13 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 14 (23.33%) SDLC
15 13 (21.67%) Xamarin
15 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2008
15 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
15 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
16 12 (20.00%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 5 (8.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) ColdFusion
3 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
3 1 (1.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.67%) GitHub
3 1 (1.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 9 (15.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
4 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 7 (11.67%) Eclipse
3 5 (8.33%) JMeter
3 5 (8.33%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio
4 4 (6.67%) JUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Jasmine
5 3 (5.00%) Maven
5 3 (5.00%) TeamCity
5 3 (5.00%) TestNG
6 2 (3.33%) Ant
6 2 (3.33%) Bower
6 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.33%) Gradle
6 2 (3.33%) Grunt
6 2 (3.33%) gulp
6 2 (3.33%) Mocha
6 2 (3.33%) Selenium
7 1 (1.67%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.67%) Toad
General
1 16 (26.67%) Banking
1 16 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 8 (13.33%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Billing
4 3 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 44 (73.33%) Developer
2 22 (36.67%) Analyst
3 17 (28.33%) Analyst Programmer
3 17 (28.33%) Programmer
3 17 (28.33%) Senior Analyst
4 16 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 16 (26.67%) Senior Analyst Programmer
4 16 (26.67%) Senior Programme Analyst
4 16 (26.67%) Senior Programmer
5 15 (25.00%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.00%) SQL Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (10.00%) Java Developer
9 4 (6.67%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.67%) Java Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.67%) Java Programmer
9 4 (6.67%) RPG Analyst Programmer
9 4 (6.67%) RPG Developer
9 4 (6.67%) RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (53.33%) .NET
2 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET
2 29 (48.33%) HTML
3 28 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (38.33%) CSS
5 18 (30.00%) XML
6 17 (28.33%) Web Services
7 16 (26.67%) WCF
8 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 13 (21.67%) Hibernate
10 11 (18.33%) Spring
11 10 (16.67%) J2EE
12 8 (13.33%) Ajax
12 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 8 (13.33%) jQuery
13 7 (11.67%) REST
13 7 (11.67%) SOAP
13 7 (11.67%) WinForms
14 6 (10.00%) AngularJS
14 6 (10.00%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.00%) Management Information System
2 9 (15.00%) Reference Data
3 7 (11.67%) Informatics
3 7 (11.67%) NHS
4 4 (6.67%) iSeries
5 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.33%) User Experience
7 1 (1.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.67%) Fintech
7 1 (1.67%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.67%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Android
1 1 (1.67%) Unix
1 1 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (56.67%) Scrum
3 30 (50.00%) MVC
4 18 (30.00%) TDD
5 16 (26.67%) Feasibility Study
6 14 (23.33%) SDLC
7 12 (20.00%) OOP
8 9 (15.00%) OO
8 9 (15.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (11.67%) Coaching
10 6 (10.00%) Test Scripting
11 5 (8.33%) System Testing
11 5 (8.33%) Web Development
12 4 (6.67%) BDD
12 4 (6.67%) Functional Programming
12 4 (6.67%) Kanban
12 4 (6.67%) Load Testing
13 3 (5.00%) API Design
13 3 (5.00%) Software Delivery
13 3 (5.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 30 (50.00%) C#
2 23 (38.33%) SQL
3 19 (31.67%) Java
4 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (21.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) RPG
6 4 (6.67%) RPG IV
6 4 (6.67%) RPG/400
7 3 (5.00%) Scala
8 2 (3.33%) C++
9 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.67%) Python
9 1 (1.67%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.67%) VB
9 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 19 (31.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) ISEB
2 2 (3.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.67%) HND
3 1 (1.67%) OCP
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.67%) Xamarin
3 9 (15.00%) RedGate
4 5 (8.33%) IBM
5 4 (6.67%) Guidewire
6 2 (3.33%) Oracle
7 1 (1.67%) CA Agile Central
7 1 (1.67%) Google
7 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy
7 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.67%) ServiceNow