The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing 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 Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 122 74 88
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 124 192 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.08% 3.60% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 4.41% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 118 164 137
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £20,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4962 4358 4309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.19% 81.75% 78.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4156 3642 3813
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the South West

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the South West

Unit Testing
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 Unit Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
Bristol -2 65 £40,000 -11.11% 10
Gloucestershire -35 17 £45,000 +34.32%
Dorset -11 15 £36,500 -14.11% 4
Wiltshire -47 13 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Somerset +6 8 £41,250 +14.90% 4
Devon +1 4 £38,750 +15.67%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 146 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 128 (38.21%) C#
3 126 (37.61%) JavaScript
4 124 (37.01%) .NET
5 121 (36.12%) HTML
6 119 (35.52%) Java
7 112 (33.43%) Software Engineering
8 99 (29.55%) SQL
9 98 (29.25%) SQL Server
10 96 (28.66%) MVC
11 90 (26.87%) CSS
12 87 (25.97%) Degree
13 86 (25.67%) Scrum
14 83 (24.78%) TDD
15 79 (23.58%) Spring
16 72 (21.49%) Continuous Integration
17 68 (20.30%) ASP.NET
18 67 (20.00%) C++
18 67 (20.00%) Windows
19 65 (19.40%) Computer Science
20 64 (19.10%) XML
21 62 (18.51%) OO
22 60 (17.91%) Finance
23 56 (16.72%) HTML5
24 53 (15.82%) Microsoft
24 53 (15.82%) Oracle
25 50 (14.93%) jQuery
26 49 (14.63%) Hibernate
27 48 (14.33%) Web Services
28 47 (14.03%) Linux

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 33 (9.85%) WebLogic
2 32 (9.55%) JBoss
2 32 (9.55%) WebSphere
3 16 (4.78%) Apache
4 14 (4.18%) Apache ServiceMix
5 13 (3.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 11 (3.28%) CMS
7 9 (2.69%) Umbraco
8 8 (2.39%) Alfresco
8 8 (2.39%) Joomla!
8 8 (2.39%) IIS
8 8 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 8 (2.39%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.49%) MS Exchange
11 3 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.90%) Node.js
12 1 (0.30%) WebSphere Application Server
12 1 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
12 1 (0.30%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 24 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.79%) MS Office
3 1 (0.30%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.60%) Summit
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (0.90%) GitHub
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (7.76%) Internet
2 12 (3.58%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.99%) Firewall
4 8 (2.39%) SNMP
5 7 (2.09%) LDAP
5 7 (2.09%) SMTP
5 7 (2.09%) Ethernet
5 7 (2.09%) HTTP
5 7 (2.09%) Kerberos
6 6 (1.79%) Network Security
7 3 (0.90%) VPN
8 1 (0.30%) SSL
8 1 (0.30%) IPv4
8 1 (0.30%) IPv6
8 1 (0.30%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.30%) IPsec
8 1 (0.30%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (29.25%) SQL Server
2 38 (11.34%) Relational Database
3 28 (8.36%) RDBMS
3 28 (8.36%) MySQL
4 24 (7.16%) Big Data
5 22 (6.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (2.69%) Oracle Database
8 8 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.09%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.49%) OLTP
10 5 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.49%) OLAP
11 4 (1.19%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 47 (14.03%) Eclipse
2 42 (12.54%) Git (software)
3 40 (11.94%) JUnit
4 36 (10.75%) Subversion
5 32 (9.55%) Visual Studio
6 26 (7.76%) Eclipse RCP
7 24 (7.16%) NUnit
7 24 (7.16%) Ant
7 24 (7.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 23 (6.87%) Maven
9 21 (6.27%) Jenkins
10 9 (2.69%) Jasmine
11 8 (2.39%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (1.79%) Selenium
13 4 (1.19%) Mercurial
14 3 (0.90%) NetBeans
14 3 (0.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 3 (0.90%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.90%) Moq
14 3 (0.90%) Robotium
General
1 60 (17.91%) Finance
2 29 (8.66%) Banking
3 28 (8.36%) Advertising
4 26 (7.76%) French Language
5 15 (4.48%) Games
6 9 (2.69%) Marketing
7 7 (2.09%) Legal
8 6 (1.79%) Aerospace
9 4 (1.19%) Retail
10 3 (0.90%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.60%) Electronics
11 2 (0.60%) Automotive
11 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.60%) Local Government
11 2 (0.60%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Billing
Job Titles
1 238 (71.04%) Developer
2 81 (24.18%) Software Engineer
3 66 (19.70%) Senior Developer
4 60 (17.91%) Software Developer
5 49 (14.63%) Java Developer
6 32 (9.55%) Java Software Engineer
7 31 (9.25%) .NET Developer
8 22 (6.57%) Graduate
9 21 (6.27%) Junior
9 21 (6.27%) PHP Developer
9 21 (6.27%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 20 (5.97%) C++ Developer
11 17 (5.07%) Senior Software Developer
12 15 (4.48%) Web Developer
13 13 (3.88%) Senior C++ Developer
13 13 (3.88%) Junior Software Engineer
14 12 (3.58%) Junior Java Software Engineer
15 11 (3.28%) C# Developer
16 9 (2.69%) Senior Software Engineer
16 9 (2.69%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (37.01%) .NET
2 121 (36.12%) HTML
3 90 (26.87%) CSS
4 79 (23.58%) Spring
5 68 (20.30%) ASP.NET
6 64 (19.10%) XML
7 56 (16.72%) HTML5
8 50 (14.93%) jQuery
9 49 (14.63%) Hibernate
10 48 (14.33%) Web Services
11 47 (14.03%) .NET Framework
12 43 (12.84%) J2EE
13 41 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (9.55%) GWT
15 30 (8.96%) AngularJS
16 26 (7.76%) CSS3
17 25 (7.46%) SOAP
18 23 (6.87%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 22 (6.57%) WCF
20 21 (6.27%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 65 (19.40%) Computer Science
2 30 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (8.06%) Open Source
4 23 (6.87%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (5.97%) N-Tier
6 16 (4.78%) User Experience
7 15 (4.48%) Client/Server
8 14 (4.18%) SWIFT
8 14 (4.18%) Inversion of Control
9 13 (3.88%) RIA
9 13 (3.88%) Mobile Payment
10 10 (2.99%) iPhone
10 10 (2.99%) iPad
11 8 (2.39%) Mathematics
12 7 (2.09%) Mobile App
13 4 (1.19%) Algorithms
14 3 (0.90%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (0.90%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.90%) Management Information System
15 2 (0.60%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 67 (20.00%) Windows
2 47 (14.03%) Linux
3 33 (9.85%) UNIX
4 26 (7.76%) Android
4 26 (7.76%) Apple iOS
5 21 (6.27%) Windows Phone
6 13 (3.88%) Windows Phone 7
7 8 (2.39%) Windows 8
7 8 (2.39%) CentOS
8 7 (2.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (2.09%) Solaris
9 4 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
10 3 (0.90%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.30%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (33.43%) Software Engineering
3 96 (28.66%) MVC
4 86 (25.67%) Scrum
5 83 (24.78%) TDD
6 72 (21.49%) Continuous Integration
7 62 (18.51%) OO
8 39 (11.64%) UML
9 33 (9.85%) OOP
10 26 (7.76%) Problem Management
11 25 (7.46%) Integration Testing
11 25 (7.46%) E-Commerce
12 24 (7.16%) Android Development
13 23 (6.87%) Mentoring
13 23 (6.87%) Web Development
14 22 (6.57%) DevOps
15 21 (6.27%) iOS Development
16 20 (5.97%) Automated Testing
16 20 (5.97%) OOD
17 18 (5.37%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 128 (38.21%) C#
2 126 (37.61%) JavaScript
3 119 (35.52%) Java
4 99 (29.55%) SQL
5 67 (20.00%) C++
6 32 (9.55%) PHP
7 28 (8.36%) VB.NET
8 23 (6.87%) C
9 16 (4.78%) Objective-C
10 12 (3.58%) Python
11 11 (3.28%) T-SQL
12 8 (2.39%) XAML
13 7 (2.09%) Shell Script
13 7 (2.09%) PHP5
13 7 (2.09%) Bourne shell
13 7 (2.09%) Perl
14 5 (1.49%) ABAP
15 3 (0.90%) VB
15 3 (0.90%) Embedded C
15 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 87 (25.97%) Degree
2 32 (9.55%) Security Cleared
3 25 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 10 (2.99%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.79%) VCP4
6 2 (0.60%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (12.84%) QA
2 6 (1.79%) SLA
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (6.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.09%) qmail
3 7 (2.09%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.30%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 15 (4.48%) Puppet
2 8 (2.39%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.09%) Nagios
3 7 (2.09%) Zenoss
3 7 (2.09%) yum
Vendors
1 53 (15.82%) Oracle
1 53 (15.82%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.57%) Google
3 21 (6.27%) VMware
4 14 (4.18%) IBM
5 13 (3.88%) Sitecore
5 13 (3.88%) Adobe
6 8 (2.39%) Sybase
6 8 (2.39%) Xamarin
6 8 (2.39%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.79%) SAP
8 5 (1.49%) Cisco
8 5 (1.49%) Citrix
8 5 (1.49%) Juniper
9 3 (0.90%) Zend
9 3 (0.90%) Telerik
10 1 (0.30%) ION Trading
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