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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 117 82 108
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 135 184 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.33% 3.14% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 3.84% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 118 171 105
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +16.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
4771 4797 4188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.26% 81.78% 79.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3972 3993 3683
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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 84 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Dorset +21 19 £32,500 -9.09% 12
Somerset +17 10 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Wiltshire -48 9 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Gloucestershire -23 7 £45,000 +45.16% 1
Devon -13 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 99 (36.80%) C#
2 97 (36.06%) Agile Software Development
3 92 (34.20%) Software Engineering
4 86 (31.97%) Java
4 86 (31.97%) SQL
5 83 (30.86%) JavaScript
6 75 (27.88%) HTML
6 75 (27.88%) .NET
7 69 (25.65%) Degree
8 67 (24.91%) SQL Server
9 65 (24.16%) TDD
10 64 (23.79%) Continuous Integration
11 63 (23.42%) MVC
12 62 (23.05%) Git (software)
13 61 (22.68%) CSS
13 61 (22.68%) Windows
14 56 (20.82%) OO
15 51 (18.96%) Linux
16 49 (18.22%) Finance
17 47 (17.47%) jQuery
18 46 (17.10%) Spring
19 45 (16.73%) PHP
20 44 (16.36%) Web Services
20 44 (16.36%) Computer Science
21 42 (15.61%) Scrum
22 39 (14.50%) Apple iOS
23 38 (14.13%) J2EE
23 38 (14.13%) Eclipse
24 37 (13.75%) Advertising
24 37 (13.75%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (13.75%) WebLogic
2 36 (13.38%) JBoss
2 36 (13.38%) WebSphere
3 13 (4.83%) Apache ServiceMix
4 10 (3.72%) Tomcat
5 8 (2.97%) Apache
6 7 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.86%) CICS
7 5 (1.86%) IIS
8 4 (1.49%) Node.js
8 4 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.49%) CMS
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.74%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.37%) WordPress
10 1 (0.37%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.37%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (3.72%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.49%) SaaS
1 4 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.97%) Internet
2 7 (2.60%) SMTP
3 5 (1.86%) SMPP
3 5 (1.86%) SMS
4 4 (1.49%) Unified Communications
5 2 (0.74%) LDAP
5 2 (0.74%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.74%) HTTP
5 2 (0.74%) Kerberos
5 2 (0.74%) SNMP
5 2 (0.74%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.74%) Firewall
6 1 (0.37%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (24.91%) SQL Server
2 32 (11.90%) MySQL
3 19 (7.06%) Relational Database
4 18 (6.69%) Big Data
5 17 (6.32%) RDBMS
6 8 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.60%) OLAP
8 6 (2.23%) SQLite
8 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.86%) DB2
9 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.49%) OLTP
11 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.74%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.74%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 62 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 38 (14.13%) Eclipse
3 36 (13.38%) Subversion
4 33 (12.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (10.04%) Eclipse RCP
6 24 (8.92%) Xcode
7 23 (8.55%) Jenkins
8 22 (8.18%) Visual Studio
9 20 (7.43%) JUnit
10 17 (6.32%) Ant
10 17 (6.32%) Maven
11 11 (4.09%) PHPUnit
12 6 (2.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 6 (2.23%) NUnit
13 5 (1.86%) Selenium
14 4 (1.49%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.49%) NetBeans
15 3 (1.12%) jMock
15 3 (1.12%) Apache Buildr
15 3 (1.12%) Mercurial
General
1 49 (18.22%) Finance
2 37 (13.75%) Advertising
3 30 (11.15%) Banking
4 25 (9.29%) Marketing
5 23 (8.55%) Games
6 22 (8.18%) French Language
7 15 (5.58%) Retail
8 9 (3.35%) Telecoms
9 6 (2.23%) Legal
10 4 (1.49%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 203 (75.46%) Developer
2 56 (20.82%) Software Developer
3 53 (19.70%) Senior Developer
4 52 (19.33%) Software Engineer
5 33 (12.27%) PHP Developer
6 26 (9.67%) .NET Developer
7 25 (9.29%) Java Developer
8 23 (8.55%) C++ Developer
9 22 (8.18%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (6.32%) Senior C++ Developer
11 15 (5.58%) Web Developer
12 14 (5.20%) Lead Developer
13 13 (4.83%) Junior
13 13 (4.83%) Senior .NET Developer
13 13 (4.83%) iOS Developer
14 12 (4.46%) Junior Software Engineer
15 11 (4.09%) Senior Software Developer
15 11 (4.09%) Mobile Applications Developer
15 11 (4.09%) Mobile Developer
16 9 (3.35%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (27.88%) HTML
1 75 (27.88%) .NET
2 61 (22.68%) CSS
3 47 (17.47%) jQuery
4 46 (17.10%) Spring
5 44 (16.36%) Web Services
6 38 (14.13%) J2EE
7 36 (13.38%) GWT
8 34 (12.64%) ASP.NET
9 26 (9.67%) REST
9 26 (9.67%) SOAP
10 25 (9.29%) LAMP
10 25 (9.29%) .NET Framework
10 25 (9.29%) HTML5
11 21 (7.81%) XML
11 21 (7.81%) RESTful
12 19 (7.06%) WCF
12 19 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (6.32%) Struts
13 17 (6.32%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (16.36%) Computer Science
2 26 (9.67%) Mobile App
3 25 (9.29%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (6.69%) N-Tier
5 15 (5.58%) User Experience
6 14 (5.20%) Inversion of Control
6 14 (5.20%) iPhone
7 13 (4.83%) Client/Server
7 13 (4.83%) iPad
7 13 (4.83%) SWIFT
7 13 (4.83%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (4.09%) Animation
8 11 (4.09%) Open Source
9 8 (2.97%) Data Structures
10 7 (2.60%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.60%) Smartphone
11 6 (2.23%) Social Media
11 6 (2.23%) Xbox
11 6 (2.23%) 3D Graphics
12 5 (1.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 61 (22.68%) Windows
2 51 (18.96%) Linux
3 39 (14.50%) Apple iOS
4 28 (10.41%) UNIX
5 26 (9.67%) Android
6 16 (5.95%) Windows 8
6 16 (5.95%) Windows Phone
7 15 (5.58%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (3.72%) CentOS
9 6 (2.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.86%) zOS
11 4 (1.49%) Fedora
11 4 (1.49%) Windows CE
12 2 (0.74%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.06%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.20%) Software Engineering
3 65 (24.16%) TDD
4 64 (23.79%) Continuous Integration
5 63 (23.42%) MVC
6 56 (20.82%) OO
7 42 (15.61%) Scrum
8 35 (13.01%) iOS Development
9 27 (10.04%) UML
10 25 (9.29%) Problem Management
11 22 (8.18%) System Testing
11 22 (8.18%) Android Development
12 21 (7.81%) DevOps
13 20 (7.43%) OOP
14 19 (7.06%) Integration Testing
14 19 (7.06%) Mentoring
15 17 (6.32%) MVVM
15 17 (6.32%) Memory Management
16 15 (5.58%) HOOD
17 14 (5.20%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 99 (36.80%) C#
2 86 (31.97%) Java
2 86 (31.97%) SQL
3 83 (30.86%) JavaScript
4 45 (16.73%) PHP
5 33 (12.27%) C++
6 28 (10.41%) Objective-C
7 17 (6.32%) T-SQL
8 16 (5.95%) XAML
9 15 (5.58%) VB.NET
10 13 (4.83%) C
11 6 (2.23%) PHP5
11 6 (2.23%) Python
11 6 (2.23%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.86%) VB
13 4 (1.49%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.49%) Ruby
14 3 (1.12%) Embedded C
14 3 (1.12%) ABAP
15 2 (0.74%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 69 (25.65%) Degree
2 15 (5.58%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.83%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.12%) MCP
4 3 (1.12%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (11.15%) QA
2 7 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (7.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.23%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.86%) RACF
5 2 (0.74%) qmail
Systems Management
1 13 (4.83%) Puppet
2 3 (1.12%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.74%) Zenoss
3 2 (0.74%) yum
3 2 (0.74%) Nagios
Vendors
1 30 (11.15%) Microsoft
2 28 (10.41%) Google
3 26 (9.67%) Oracle
4 19 (7.06%) VMware
5 16 (5.95%) Xamarin
6 13 (4.83%) IBM
7 11 (4.09%) Sybase
8 10 (3.72%) Red Hat
9 8 (2.97%) Zend
10 7 (2.60%) SAP
10 7 (2.60%) Sitecore
11 6 (2.23%) Appcelerator
11 6 (2.23%) Sencha
11 6 (2.23%) Netbiscuits
11 6 (2.23%) Kony
11 6 (2.23%) Volantis
11 6 (2.23%) Apple
12 3 (1.12%) ATG
13 2 (0.74%) Minitab
13 2 (0.74%) Cognos
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Christchurch, Dorset
Hays IT
Salary: Generous Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £37,500 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Christchurch, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £450000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago