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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 139 72 89
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 104 190 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.74% 3.56% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 4.34% 3.65%
Number of salaries quoted 98 168 133
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
4993 4374 4243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.34% 81.94% 79.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4152 3688 3726
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +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 30 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 30 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 -16 54 £45,000 - 7
Dorset -10 17 £35,750 - 2
Gloucestershire -36 11 £45,000 +34.32% 1
Wiltshire -45 10 £39,500 +12.85% 2
Somerset +9 9 £42,500 -10.52% 3
Devon +1 2 £39,375 +0.96%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 117 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (36.14%) Java
3 95 (33.33%) C#
4 94 (32.98%) JavaScript
4 94 (32.98%) Software Engineering
5 87 (30.53%) HTML
5 87 (30.53%) .NET
6 79 (27.72%) SQL
7 75 (26.32%) CSS
8 73 (25.61%) MVC
9 70 (24.56%) SQL Server
9 70 (24.56%) Degree
10 69 (24.21%) TDD
11 67 (23.51%) Spring
12 66 (23.16%) Windows
13 57 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
14 56 (19.65%) Scrum
15 54 (18.95%) OO
15 54 (18.95%) Linux
16 52 (18.25%) XML
16 52 (18.25%) C++
16 52 (18.25%) Computer Science
17 50 (17.54%) Finance
18 49 (17.19%) ASP.NET
19 46 (16.14%) Web Services
20 44 (15.44%) Hibernate
21 41 (14.39%) J2EE
22 40 (14.04%) Subversion
23 39 (13.68%) HTML5
24 38 (13.33%) UML

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 30 (10.53%) WebLogic
2 29 (10.18%) JBoss
2 29 (10.18%) WebSphere
3 17 (5.96%) Apache
4 11 (3.86%) Apache ServiceMix
5 10 (3.51%) Tomcat
6 9 (3.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (2.81%) Alfresco
7 8 (2.81%) Joomla!
8 6 (2.11%) SharePoint
8 6 (2.11%) IIS
8 6 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.75%) CMS
10 3 (1.05%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (1.05%) MS Exchange
10 3 (1.05%) Node.js
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.35%) CICS
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
11 1 (0.35%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.05%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.35%) Summit
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.05%) SaaS
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (0.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.67%) Internet
2 12 (4.21%) TCP/IP
3 9 (3.16%) Firewall
4 8 (2.81%) SNMP
5 7 (2.46%) LDAP
5 7 (2.46%) SMTP
5 7 (2.46%) Ethernet
5 7 (2.46%) HTTP
5 7 (2.46%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.40%) Network Security
7 2 (0.70%) VPN
8 1 (0.35%) SSL
8 1 (0.35%) IPv4
8 1 (0.35%) IPv6
8 1 (0.35%) tcpdump
8 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.35%) IPsec
8 1 (0.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.82%) MySQL
3 23 (8.07%) Relational Database
4 22 (7.72%) Big Data
5 20 (7.02%) RDBMS
6 12 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.16%) MongoDB
8 8 (2.81%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 7 (2.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.46%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.11%) OLAP
11 5 (1.75%) OLTP
12 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
12 4 (1.40%) NoSQL
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 3 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (14.04%) Subversion
2 37 (12.98%) Eclipse
3 36 (12.63%) Git (software)
4 32 (11.23%) JUnit
5 23 (8.07%) Team Foundation Server
6 21 (7.37%) Eclipse RCP
7 20 (7.02%) Ant
8 19 (6.67%) Maven
8 19 (6.67%) Jenkins
9 18 (6.32%) Visual Studio
10 9 (3.16%) NUnit
11 8 (2.81%) Apache Ivy
12 7 (2.46%) Jasmine
12 7 (2.46%) Xcode
13 4 (1.40%) Selenium
13 4 (1.40%) PHPUnit
14 3 (1.05%) Mercurial
14 3 (1.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 2 (0.70%) Bugzilla
15 2 (0.70%) PEAR
General
1 50 (17.54%) Finance
2 31 (10.88%) Advertising
3 23 (8.07%) Banking
4 21 (7.37%) French Language
5 15 (5.26%) Games
6 10 (3.51%) Marketing
7 8 (2.81%) Legal
8 5 (1.75%) Retail
9 4 (1.40%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.05%) Electronics
10 3 (1.05%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.35%) Automotive
12 1 (0.35%) Billing
12 1 (0.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 204 (71.58%) Developer
2 61 (21.40%) Software Engineer
3 49 (17.19%) Senior Developer
3 49 (17.19%) Software Developer
4 43 (15.09%) Java Developer
5 24 (8.42%) C++ Developer
6 23 (8.07%) Java Software Engineer
7 21 (7.37%) .NET Developer
7 21 (7.37%) PHP Developer
8 19 (6.67%) Graduate
8 19 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 16 (5.61%) Junior
9 16 (5.61%) Senior C++ Developer
10 13 (4.56%) Web Developer
11 12 (4.21%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (3.86%) Junior Software Engineer
12 11 (3.86%) Programmer
13 10 (3.51%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 8 (2.81%) C# Developer
15 6 (2.11%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (30.53%) HTML
1 87 (30.53%) .NET
2 75 (26.32%) CSS
3 67 (23.51%) Spring
4 52 (18.25%) XML
5 49 (17.19%) ASP.NET
6 46 (16.14%) Web Services
7 44 (15.44%) Hibernate
8 41 (14.39%) J2EE
9 39 (13.68%) HTML5
10 37 (12.98%) jQuery
11 30 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (10.53%) .NET Framework
12 28 (9.82%) GWT
13 21 (7.37%) XHTML
14 20 (7.02%) SOAP
14 20 (7.02%) LAMP
15 19 (6.67%) JSON
15 19 (6.67%) WCF
15 19 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 52 (18.25%) Computer Science
2 30 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (9.47%) Open Source
4 15 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (4.91%) N-Tier
6 12 (4.21%) Client/Server
7 11 (3.86%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (3.86%) SWIFT
7 11 (3.86%) User Experience
8 10 (3.51%) RIA
9 9 (3.16%) Mathematics
9 9 (3.16%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.81%) Mobile Payment
11 7 (2.46%) iPad
11 7 (2.46%) iPhone
12 6 (2.11%) Animation
13 5 (1.75%) Algorithms
14 3 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
14 3 (1.05%) Physics
14 3 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (23.16%) Windows
2 54 (18.95%) Linux
3 31 (10.88%) UNIX
4 24 (8.42%) Apple iOS
5 23 (8.07%) Android
6 16 (5.61%) Windows Phone
7 10 (3.51%) CentOS
8 8 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.81%) Windows Phone 7
8 8 (2.81%) Windows 8
9 7 (2.46%) Windows Mobile
9 7 (2.46%) Solaris
10 3 (1.05%) Windows CE
11 2 (0.70%) Fedora
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.35%) zOS
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (41.05%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (32.98%) Software Engineering
3 73 (25.61%) MVC
4 69 (24.21%) TDD
5 57 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 56 (19.65%) Scrum
7 54 (18.95%) OO
8 38 (13.33%) UML
9 23 (8.07%) Integration Testing
9 23 (8.07%) DevOps
10 22 (7.72%) Android Development
10 22 (7.72%) OOP
10 22 (7.72%) E-Commerce
11 21 (7.37%) Problem Management
11 21 (7.37%) iOS Development
12 19 (6.67%) Mentoring
13 18 (6.32%) Web Development
14 15 (5.26%) ITIL
14 15 (5.26%) HOOD
15 14 (4.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 103 (36.14%) Java
2 95 (33.33%) C#
3 94 (32.98%) JavaScript
4 79 (27.72%) SQL
5 52 (18.25%) C++
6 33 (11.58%) PHP
7 19 (6.67%) C
8 17 (5.96%) Objective-C
9 15 (5.26%) VB.NET
10 12 (4.21%) Python
10 12 (4.21%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.81%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.81%) XAML
12 7 (2.46%) PHP5
12 7 (2.46%) Bourne shell
12 7 (2.46%) Perl
13 5 (1.75%) ABAP
14 4 (1.40%) Embedded C
15 3 (1.05%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (24.56%) Degree
2 24 (8.42%) Security Cleared
3 20 (7.02%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.75%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (12.28%) QA
2 6 (2.11%) SLA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.81%) VirtualBox
4 7 (2.46%) qmail
5 1 (0.35%) Firmware
5 1 (0.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (5.61%) Puppet
2 8 (2.81%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.46%) Nagios
3 7 (2.46%) Zenoss
3 7 (2.46%) yum
Vendors
1 38 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 36 (12.63%) Oracle
3 20 (7.02%) Google
4 19 (6.67%) VMware
5 11 (3.86%) IBM
6 10 (3.51%) Sybase
6 10 (3.51%) Adobe
6 10 (3.51%) Red Hat
7 9 (3.16%) Sitecore
8 8 (2.81%) Xamarin
9 7 (2.46%) SAP
10 3 (1.05%) Citrix
10 3 (1.05%) Juniper
10 3 (1.05%) Zend
10 3 (1.05%) Cisco
11 1 (0.35%) Minitab
11 1 (0.35%) ION Trading
11 1 (0.35%) Cognos
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Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-43,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + Amazing Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol
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Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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People Source
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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