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

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 117 110 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -29
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 156 147 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.70% 2.51% 3.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 2.90% 3.87%
Number of salaries quoted 140 137 144
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
5055 5062 4545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.55% 86.31% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4185 4266 3835
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
(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 -8 76 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Wiltshire +15 26 £35,000 +2.94% 5
Dorset +10 19 £38,500 +5.47% 5
Somerset +2 16 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Devon +9 11 £37,500 -3.22% 3
Gloucestershire -15 5 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 154 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
2 149 (55.81%) HTML
3 127 (47.57%) JavaScript
4 117 (43.82%) Java
5 114 (42.70%) CSS
6 109 (40.82%) SQL
7 105 (39.33%) C#
8 90 (33.71%) .NET
9 85 (31.84%) XML
10 82 (30.71%) TDD
11 80 (29.96%) MVC
11 80 (29.96%) Continuous Integration
12 78 (29.21%) Degree
13 75 (28.09%) Software Engineering
13 75 (28.09%) Web Services
14 71 (26.59%) SQL Server
15 63 (23.60%) Scrum
15 63 (23.60%) ASP.NET
16 62 (23.22%) OO
17 60 (22.47%) Spring
18 57 (21.35%) Apple iOS
19 56 (20.97%) HTML5
20 54 (20.22%) Finance
21 53 (19.85%) iOS Development
22 51 (19.10%) UML
23 50 (18.73%) .NET Framework
23 50 (18.73%) Computer Science
24 49 (18.35%) Maven
24 49 (18.35%) AngularJS
25 46 (17.23%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 36 (13.48%) WebSphere
2 35 (13.11%) WebLogic
3 32 (11.99%) JBoss
4 20 (7.49%) Alfresco
4 20 (7.49%) Joomla!
5 14 (5.24%) IIS
6 9 (3.37%) Apache
7 7 (2.62%) CMS
8 6 (2.25%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.87%) SharePoint
10 4 (1.50%) Node.js
10 4 (1.50%) WordPress
11 3 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.75%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.37%) Drupal
13 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.50%) SaaS
3 2 (0.75%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (7.49%) Internet
2 5 (1.87%) SSL
3 3 (1.12%) HTTP
3 3 (1.12%) LDAP
4 2 (0.75%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.75%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.37%) FTP
5 1 (0.37%) Intranet
5 1 (0.37%) SMPP
5 1 (0.37%) SMS
5 1 (0.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (26.59%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.11%) MongoDB
2 27 (10.11%) Relational Database
3 22 (8.24%) RDBMS
4 11 (4.12%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.75%) MySQL
6 6 (2.25%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.50%) Big Data
8 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (1.12%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.75%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.75%) OLAP
10 2 (0.75%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.75%) Pentaho
11 1 (0.37%) GIS
11 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (18.35%) Maven
2 45 (16.85%) Ant
3 41 (15.36%) Git (software)
3 41 (15.36%) JUnit
4 38 (14.23%) Eclipse
4 38 (14.23%) Subversion
5 28 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 22 (8.24%) Apache Ivy
7 16 (5.99%) Selenium
8 14 (5.24%) NUnit
8 14 (5.24%) Visual Studio
9 12 (4.49%) Eclipse RCP
10 11 (4.12%) Jenkins
11 7 (2.62%) Jasmine
11 7 (2.62%) Moq
12 6 (2.25%) TestDirector
13 5 (1.87%) ClearQuest
13 5 (1.87%) NetBeans
14 4 (1.50%) Apache Buildr
14 4 (1.50%) ReSharper
General
1 54 (20.22%) Finance
2 39 (14.61%) Banking
3 34 (12.73%) Telecoms
4 10 (3.75%) Advertising
4 10 (3.75%) Financial Institution
5 9 (3.37%) Games
6 7 (2.62%) Marketing
7 6 (2.25%) French Language
7 6 (2.25%) International Banking
7 6 (2.25%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.25%) Retail
8 3 (1.12%) Aerospace
8 3 (1.12%) Electronics
9 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.75%) Military
9 2 (0.75%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 198 (74.16%) Developer
2 67 (25.09%) Java Developer
3 58 (21.72%) C# Developer
3 58 (21.72%) Software Engineer
4 49 (18.35%) .NET Developer
4 49 (18.35%) Software Developer
5 36 (13.48%) Senior Developer
6 31 (11.61%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (11.24%) Java Engineer
8 27 (10.11%) Applications Developer
9 26 (9.74%) C# Software Developer
9 26 (9.74%) SQL Developer
10 25 (9.36%) Java Software Engineer
11 24 (8.99%) ASP.NET Developer
12 23 (8.61%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 21 (7.87%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (5.99%) C# Software Engineer
14 16 (5.99%) Java Software Developer
15 15 (5.62%) Analyst
15 15 (5.62%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (55.81%) HTML
2 114 (42.70%) CSS
3 90 (33.71%) .NET
4 85 (31.84%) XML
5 75 (28.09%) Web Services
6 63 (23.60%) ASP.NET
7 60 (22.47%) Spring
8 56 (20.97%) HTML5
9 50 (18.73%) .NET Framework
10 49 (18.35%) AngularJS
11 43 (16.10%) jQuery
12 42 (15.73%) J2EE
13 41 (15.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 40 (14.98%) SOAP
15 34 (12.73%) Entity Framework
16 33 (12.36%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (11.99%) Hibernate
18 30 (11.24%) XHTML
19 27 (10.11%) LINQ
19 27 (10.11%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.73%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.74%) Client/Server
3 22 (8.24%) Inversion of Control
4 20 (7.49%) N-Tier
4 20 (7.49%) RIA
5 17 (6.37%) Digital Media
6 15 (5.62%) User Experience
7 12 (4.49%) SWIFT
8 11 (4.12%) Mathematics
9 9 (3.37%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (2.62%) Physics
10 7 (2.62%) Xbox
11 4 (1.50%) Data Integration
11 4 (1.50%) Enterprise Cloud
11 4 (1.50%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.75%) iPad
12 2 (0.75%) iPhone
12 2 (0.75%) Social Media
13 1 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.37%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 57 (21.35%) Apple iOS
2 43 (16.10%) Android
3 41 (15.36%) Unix
4 39 (14.61%) Windows
5 24 (8.99%) Linux
6 16 (5.99%) Windows 8
6 16 (5.99%) Windows Phone
7 4 (1.50%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.75%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (57.68%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (30.71%) TDD
3 80 (29.96%) Continuous Integration
3 80 (29.96%) MVC
4 75 (28.09%) Software Engineering
5 63 (23.60%) Scrum
6 62 (23.22%) OO
7 53 (19.85%) iOS Development
8 51 (19.10%) UML
9 46 (17.23%) SDLC
10 41 (15.36%) Android Development
11 32 (11.99%) Mobile Development
12 29 (10.86%) Open Source
12 29 (10.86%) Web Development
13 28 (10.49%) System Testing
14 25 (9.36%) Integration Testing
15 24 (8.99%) Translating Business Requirements
16 21 (7.87%) E-Commerce
16 21 (7.87%) OOA/OOD
17 20 (7.49%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 127 (47.57%) JavaScript
2 117 (43.82%) Java
3 109 (40.82%) SQL
4 105 (39.33%) C#
5 25 (9.36%) C++
6 16 (5.99%) Objective-C
6 16 (5.99%) XAML
7 15 (5.62%) PHP
8 10 (3.75%) T-SQL
9 9 (3.37%) VB.NET
10 8 (3.00%) Python
11 6 (2.25%) C
11 6 (2.25%) TypeScript
12 5 (1.87%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.87%) VB
13 3 (1.12%) Apple Swift
13 3 (1.12%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.12%) Ruby
14 2 (0.75%) VB6
14 2 (0.75%) XPath
Qualifications
1 78 (29.21%) Degree
2 35 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 26 (9.74%) SC Cleared
4 10 (3.75%) DV Cleared
4 10 (3.75%) ISEB
5 6 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 5 (1.87%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.75%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.86%) QA
2 12 (4.49%) ISO15022
2 12 (4.49%) ISO20022
3 2 (0.75%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.37%) SDET
System Software
1 10 (3.75%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.25%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (3.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 38 (14.23%) Oracle
2 34 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 31 (11.61%) Sybase
4 22 (8.24%) Adobe
4 22 (8.24%) Google
5 16 (5.99%) Xamarin
6 15 (5.62%) BEA
7 14 (5.24%) VMware
8 8 (3.00%) Sitecore
9 6 (2.25%) Citrix
9 6 (2.25%) Remedy
10 5 (1.87%) HP
11 4 (1.50%) Apple
11 4 (1.50%) ATG
11 4 (1.50%) Zend
12 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 2 (0.75%) Sun
13 1 (0.37%) ESRI
13 1 (0.37%) SAP
13 1 (0.37%) Xilinx
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-42,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: Competitive, Contributory Pension, Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: superb benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 41,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Package
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension Scheme & More
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Salary: £32000 - £38049 per annum + Bonus, Pension & More
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Somerset
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IBM Client Innovation Centre
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