The table below looks at the statistics for FitNesse skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FitNesse over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
FitNesse
Rank 216 190 215
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Permanent jobs citing FitNesse 11 21 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.41% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.04% 2.41% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 0
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -9.33%
FitNesse
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West region.

Development Applications Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
1060 873 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.10% 16.87% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 900 768 749
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,300 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

FitNesse
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FitNesse across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

FitNesse Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

FitNesse
Salary Trend in the South West

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

FitNesse Salary Trend in the South West

FitNesse
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FitNesse across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

FitNesse Salary Histogram in the South West

FitNesse
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FitNesse within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wiltshire - 6 £27,250 -
Bristol -9 4 £38,500 +13.23% 2
Devon - 1 £40,000 -
FitNesse
England

FitNesse
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse.

1 28 (82.35%) Selenium
2 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 24 (70.59%) Java
4 23 (67.65%) Scrum
5 18 (52.94%) QA
6 16 (47.06%) Java EE
6 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
6 16 (47.06%) Ruby
7 15 (44.12%) Cucumber
8 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
9 12 (35.29%) JMeter
9 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
10 11 (32.35%) Perl
10 11 (32.35%) UNIX
10 11 (32.35%) Python
11 10 (29.41%) WebDriver
11 10 (29.41%) Open Source
11 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
11 10 (29.41%) TDD
12 9 (26.47%) C#
12 9 (26.47%) Ranorex
13 8 (23.53%) Oracle
13 8 (23.53%) Web Services
13 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming
13 8 (23.53%) Spring
13 8 (23.53%) BDD
13 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
14 7 (20.59%) WATIR
14 7 (20.59%) SoapUI

FitNesse
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing FitNesse 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 FitNesse. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.88%) Apache ServiceMix
1 2 (5.88%) Confluence
1 2 (5.88%) Mule
1 2 (5.88%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
2 5 (14.71%) NoSQL
2 5 (14.71%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 28 (82.35%) Selenium
2 15 (44.12%) Cucumber
3 12 (35.29%) JMeter
4 10 (29.41%) WebDriver
5 9 (26.47%) Ranorex
6 7 (20.59%) WATIR
6 7 (20.59%) SoapUI
7 6 (17.65%) JUnit
8 5 (14.71%) Ant
8 5 (14.71%) Eclipse
8 5 (14.71%) Hudson
8 5 (14.71%) Maven
8 5 (14.71%) Jenkins
9 3 (8.82%) NetBeans
9 3 (8.82%) QuickTest Pro
9 3 (8.82%) JIRA
9 3 (8.82%) Checkstyle
9 3 (8.82%) Mockito
9 3 (8.82%) EasyMock
9 3 (8.82%) FindBugs
General
1 3 (8.82%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.94%) Electronics
3 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 9 (26.47%) Tester
2 9 (26.47%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) Java Developer
3 8 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 6 (17.65%) Senior Tester
5 5 (14.71%) QA Tester
5 5 (14.71%) Software Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Graduate
5 5 (14.71%) Quality Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Junior
6 4 (11.76%) Junior Java Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Senior QA Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Software Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Automation Tester
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Automation Tester
8 2 (5.88%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (47.06%) Java EE
2 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 8 (23.53%) Spring
3 6 (17.65%) JSF
3 6 (17.65%) JPA
3 6 (17.65%) EJB
3 6 (17.65%) HTML
4 5 (14.71%) Flash
4 5 (14.71%) EJB 3.0
4 5 (14.71%) HTML5
4 5 (14.71%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (11.76%) .NET
6 3 (8.82%) CSS
6 3 (8.82%) JSP
6 3 (8.82%) Servlets
6 3 (8.82%) JSTL
6 3 (8.82%) ICEfaces
6 3 (8.82%) Silverlight
6 3 (8.82%) PrimeFaces
7 2 (5.88%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Open Source
2 6 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.82%) Mathematics
4 2 (5.88%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.94%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 11 (32.35%) UNIX
2 6 (17.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (67.65%) Scrum
3 16 (47.06%) Software Engineering
4 14 (41.18%) Test Automation
5 10 (29.41%) Automated Testing
5 10 (29.41%) TDD
6 8 (23.53%) Pair Programming
6 8 (23.53%) BDD
7 7 (20.59%) Automation Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Mobile Application Development
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (17.65%) Test Strategy
8 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
8 6 (17.65%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (17.65%) Regression Testing
9 5 (14.71%) OOP
9 5 (14.71%) OOD
9 5 (14.71%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (14.71%) Kanban
9 5 (14.71%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) SQL
2 24 (70.59%) Java
3 16 (47.06%) Ruby
4 11 (32.35%) Perl
4 11 (32.35%) Python
5 9 (26.47%) C#
6 8 (23.53%) Bash Shell
7 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.82%) PHP
9 2 (5.88%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) ISEB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.94%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (8.82%) hybris
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (2.94%) SAP