The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 82 83 95
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 177 152 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.92% 2.89% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.64% 3.66% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 149 139 126
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4861 4154 4257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.28% 79.11% 77.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3941 3631 3746
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Unit Testing
England

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 11 July 2014.

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 11 July 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
Bristol +30 94 £42,500 +25.00% 7
Wiltshire +3 42 £39,000 +27.86% 8
Gloucestershire +13 28 £33,750 +3.84% 5
Devon -10 4 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Somerset -31 4 £32,250 +6.17% 2
Dorset -38 3 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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.

1 243 (64.29%) Java
2 236 (62.43%) SQL
3 161 (42.59%) Spring
4 148 (39.15%) Oracle
5 145 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (34.39%) OO
7 122 (32.28%) Web Services
8 115 (30.42%) SQL Server
9 109 (28.84%) Eclipse
10 107 (28.31%) Degree
11 106 (28.04%) Software Engineering
12 100 (26.46%) C#
13 96 (25.40%) XML
14 92 (24.34%) HTML
15 89 (23.54%) Ant
16 88 (23.28%) Scrum
17 86 (22.75%) JavaScript
18 85 (22.49%) Computer Science
18 85 (22.49%) Relational Database
19 79 (20.90%) jQuery
20 78 (20.63%) TDD
21 77 (20.37%) RDBMS
22 76 (20.11%) Finance
23 75 (19.84%) .NET
24 68 (17.99%) N-Tier
25 66 (17.46%) Banking
26 65 (17.20%) Maven
27 63 (16.67%) Subversion
28 62 (16.40%) Linux
29 61 (16.14%) NetBeans

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

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 56 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 54 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 21 (5.56%) Apache
4 15 (3.97%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.97%) Apache ServiceMix
5 14 (3.70%) IIS
6 8 (2.12%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.06%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.79%) nginx
9 3 (0.79%) CMS
10 2 (0.53%) SAS
10 2 (0.53%) CICS
11 1 (0.26%) Drupal
11 1 (0.26%) WordPress
11 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (7.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 30 (7.94%) Magento
1 30 (7.94%) Shopify
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Summit
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.88%) SaaS
2 16 (4.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.38%) Internet
2 8 (2.12%) Firewall
2 8 (2.12%) SNMP
2 8 (2.12%) Ethernet
3 7 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.59%) HTTP
4 6 (1.59%) Kerberos
4 6 (1.59%) LDAP
4 6 (1.59%) SMTP
5 3 (0.79%) DNS
6 2 (0.53%) SSL
6 2 (0.53%) IPv4
6 2 (0.53%) IPv6
6 2 (0.53%) VPN
6 2 (0.53%) IPsec
6 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
6 2 (0.53%) Network Security
6 2 (0.53%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (30.42%) SQL Server
2 85 (22.49%) Relational Database
3 77 (20.37%) RDBMS
4 53 (14.02%) MySQL
5 30 (7.94%) Hazelcast
6 25 (6.61%) Oracle Database
6 25 (6.61%) PostgreSQL
7 12 (3.17%) SQLite
7 12 (3.17%) Big Data
8 7 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.79%) MS Access
12 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.53%) DB2
12 2 (0.53%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 109 (28.84%) Eclipse
2 89 (23.54%) Ant
3 65 (17.20%) Maven
4 63 (16.67%) Subversion
5 61 (16.14%) NetBeans
6 55 (14.55%) Selenium
7 54 (14.29%) JUnit
8 49 (12.96%) Jenkins
9 47 (12.43%) Eclipse RCP
10 46 (12.17%) JMeter
11 41 (10.85%) Visual Studio
12 40 (10.58%) Hudson
13 15 (3.97%) Git (software)
14 8 (2.12%) Team Foundation Server
15 4 (1.06%) NUnit
15 4 (1.06%) Apache Ivy
16 3 (0.79%) PHPUnit
17 1 (0.26%) Cucumber
17 1 (0.26%) Xdebug
17 1 (0.26%) SpecFlow
General
1 76 (20.11%) Finance
2 66 (17.46%) Banking
3 47 (12.43%) French Language
4 29 (7.67%) Marketing
5 25 (6.61%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.17%) Retail
7 10 (2.65%) Electronics
8 4 (1.06%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 274 (72.49%) Developer
2 117 (30.95%) Java Developer
3 82 (21.69%) Senior Developer
4 62 (16.40%) Software Engineer
5 59 (15.61%) Senior Java Developer
6 57 (15.08%) C# Developer
7 54 (14.29%) Software Developer
8 45 (11.90%) Junior
8 45 (11.90%) .NET Developer
9 36 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
10 35 (9.26%) Java Software Engineer
11 28 (7.41%) Junior Developer
12 27 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
12 27 (7.14%) Graduate
13 24 (6.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 17 (4.50%) Junior Software Engineer
14 17 (4.50%) Junior Java Software Engineer
15 16 (4.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 16 (4.23%) Junior Java Developer
16 15 (3.97%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 161 (42.59%) Spring
2 122 (32.28%) Web Services
3 96 (25.40%) XML
4 92 (24.34%) HTML
5 79 (20.90%) jQuery
6 75 (19.84%) .NET
7 59 (15.61%) J2EE
8 57 (15.08%) CSS
9 55 (14.55%) GWT
10 52 (13.76%) JSF
11 49 (12.96%) ASP.NET
12 47 (12.43%) EJB
12 47 (12.43%) JPA
12 47 (12.43%) EJB 3.0
13 45 (11.90%) JMS
14 43 (11.38%) SOAP
15 40 (10.58%) Java EE
16 39 (10.32%) Servlets
16 39 (10.32%) XSLT
17 36 (9.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.49%) Computer Science
2 68 (17.99%) N-Tier
3 44 (11.64%) Enterprise Software
4 32 (8.47%) Client/Server
5 31 (8.20%) Inversion of Control
6 30 (7.94%) SWIFT
7 24 (6.35%) Mobile App
8 16 (4.23%) Digital Media
9 12 (3.17%) iPhone
9 12 (3.17%) Open Source
10 11 (2.91%) Smartphone
11 10 (2.65%) GIS
12 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.53%) Device Driver
13 2 (0.53%) Cryptography
13 2 (0.53%) PKI
13 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
13 2 (0.53%) SCADA
13 2 (0.53%) Mobile Payment
14 1 (0.26%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 62 (16.40%) Linux
2 44 (11.64%) Android
3 38 (10.05%) UNIX
4 37 (9.79%) Apple iOS
5 23 (6.08%) Windows
6 20 (5.29%) Fedora
6 20 (5.29%) CentOS
7 18 (4.76%) Ubuntu
8 10 (2.65%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.85%) Windows Phone
10 4 (1.06%) Solaris
11 2 (0.53%) zOS
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone 7
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (38.36%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (34.39%) OO
3 106 (28.04%) Software Engineering
4 88 (23.28%) Scrum
5 78 (20.63%) TDD
6 49 (12.96%) UML
7 45 (11.90%) Performance Testing
8 40 (10.58%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (9.52%) MVC
10 33 (8.73%) Problem Management
11 32 (8.47%) OOP
12 28 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
13 24 (6.35%) V-Model
13 24 (6.35%) iOS Development
14 23 (6.08%) SOA
15 22 (5.82%) Content Management
15 22 (5.82%) Android Development
15 22 (5.82%) Product Marketing
16 20 (5.29%) Mobile Application Development
16 20 (5.29%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 243 (64.29%) Java
2 236 (62.43%) SQL
3 100 (26.46%) C#
4 86 (22.75%) JavaScript
5 60 (15.87%) PHP
6 34 (8.99%) C++
7 33 (8.73%) C
8 30 (7.94%) T-SQL
9 21 (5.56%) PL/SQL
9 21 (5.56%) PHP5
10 12 (3.17%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.17%) Objective-C
11 11 (2.91%) Python
12 9 (2.38%) VB.NET
13 7 (1.85%) Delphi
14 6 (1.59%) Perl
15 5 (1.32%) XAML
15 5 (1.32%) Ruby
16 4 (1.06%) Bourne shell
17 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 107 (28.31%) Degree
2 3 (0.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (0.53%) SLA
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 30 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.12%) Hyper-V
3 7 (1.85%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.59%) qmail
5 2 (0.53%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (1.59%) Nagios
1 6 (1.59%) Zenoss
1 6 (1.59%) YUM
1 6 (1.59%) Puppet
1 6 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 148 (39.15%) Oracle
2 58 (15.34%) Microsoft
3 57 (15.08%) JBoss
4 34 (8.99%) Google
5 32 (8.47%) IBM
6 31 (8.20%) Zend
7 30 (7.94%) VMware
8 20 (5.29%) Red Hat
9 6 (1.59%) Sun
10 4 (1.06%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.79%) Sybase
12 2 (0.53%) Business Objects
12 2 (0.53%) HP
12 2 (0.53%) Vyatta
12 2 (0.53%) NETGEAR
13 1 (0.26%) ESRI
13 1 (0.26%) Twitter
13 1 (0.26%) SAP
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