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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 79 85 74
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 199 178 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.39% 2.90% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 3.50% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 180 151 154
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £42,500
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
4945 5083 4251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 84.16% 82.70% 81.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 4141 3657
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -10 105 £42,500 - 13
Wiltshire -7 38 £35,000 -10.25% 2
Dorset +31 27 £37,500 - 5
Somerset +15 12 £45,000 +27.65% 4
Gloucestershire -33 9 £41,250 +26.92% 2
Cornwall -7 5 £37,500 +33.92%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 129 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (40.91%) C#
3 119 (38.64%) .NET
4 114 (37.01%) SQL
5 106 (34.42%) Software Engineering
6 101 (32.79%) JavaScript
7 100 (32.47%) Java
7 100 (32.47%) TDD
8 91 (29.55%) SQL Server
9 86 (27.92%) MVC
10 85 (27.60%) HTML
11 84 (27.27%) OO
12 80 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
13 78 (25.32%) Windows
14 77 (25.00%) CSS
15 73 (23.70%) Degree
16 71 (23.05%) Git (software)
17 69 (22.40%) Apple iOS
17 69 (22.40%) Scrum
18 67 (21.75%) jQuery
19 66 (21.43%) Web Services
20 59 (19.16%) iOS Development
21 53 (17.21%) Finance
21 53 (17.21%) Team Foundation Server
22 52 (16.88%) Computer Science
23 50 (16.23%) Visual Studio
24 49 (15.91%) Android
25 48 (15.58%) SDLC
26 46 (14.94%) Eclipse
27 45 (14.61%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 38 (12.34%) JBoss
2 38 (12.34%) WebSphere
3 20 (6.49%) Apache ServiceMix
4 8 (2.60%) Node.js
4 8 (2.60%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.62%) CICS
7 4 (1.30%) Apache
7 4 (1.30%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.30%) Alfresco
8 3 (0.97%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.65%) CMS
9 2 (0.65%) WordPress
10 1 (0.32%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.95%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Project
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.97%) SaaS
3 3 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 25 (8.12%) Internet
2 15 (4.87%) SMPP
2 15 (4.87%) SMS
2 15 (4.87%) SMTP
3 4 (1.30%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.77%) RDBMS
4 26 (8.44%) MySQL
5 12 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 9 (2.92%) SQLite
8 7 (2.27%) NoSQL
8 7 (2.27%) Hadoop
9 6 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.95%) Big Data
10 5 (1.62%) DB2
10 5 (1.62%) OLAP
11 2 (0.65%) OLTP
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.32%) Redis
12 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 71 (23.05%) Git (software)
2 53 (17.21%) Team Foundation Server
3 50 (16.23%) Visual Studio
4 46 (14.94%) Eclipse
5 45 (14.61%) Subversion
6 32 (10.39%) Jenkins
7 30 (9.74%) Eclipse RCP
7 30 (9.74%) Xcode
8 29 (9.42%) JUnit
9 28 (9.09%) Ant
9 28 (9.09%) Maven
10 13 (4.22%) PHPUnit
11 7 (2.27%) jMock
12 6 (1.95%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 6 (1.95%) NetBeans
13 4 (1.30%) NUnit
13 4 (1.30%) WebLogic Workshop
13 4 (1.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 4 (1.30%) SpecFlow
13 4 (1.30%) Apache Ivy
General
1 53 (17.21%) Finance
2 31 (10.06%) Banking
3 27 (8.77%) Marketing
4 25 (8.12%) Advertising
5 24 (7.79%) Telecoms
6 23 (7.47%) Games
7 15 (4.87%) Retail
8 14 (4.55%) French Language
9 8 (2.60%) Manufacturing
9 8 (2.60%) Electronics
10 4 (1.30%) Law
11 3 (0.97%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.65%) Legal
13 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 231 (75.00%) Developer
2 69 (22.40%) Software Developer
3 62 (20.13%) Software Engineer
4 60 (19.48%) Senior Developer
5 58 (18.83%) .NET Developer
6 28 (9.09%) C# Developer
7 27 (8.77%) PHP Developer
8 26 (8.44%) Java Developer
9 24 (7.79%) Senior .NET Developer
10 22 (7.14%) iOS Developer
11 21 (6.82%) Applications Developer
12 20 (6.49%) Java Software Engineer
13 19 (6.17%) Lead Developer
14 16 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
15 15 (4.87%) Web Developer
16 14 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
17 12 (3.90%) PHP MySQL Developer
17 12 (3.90%) Senior Software Engineer
18 11 (3.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 11 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (38.64%) .NET
2 85 (27.60%) HTML
3 77 (25.00%) CSS
4 67 (21.75%) jQuery
5 66 (21.43%) Web Services
6 45 (14.61%) ASP.NET
7 44 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 43 (13.96%) Spring
9 41 (13.31%) XML
10 38 (12.34%) J2EE
10 38 (12.34%) GWT
11 30 (9.74%) REST
11 30 (9.74%) SOAP
12 29 (9.42%) JSP
12 29 (9.42%) WCF
13 28 (9.09%) Entity Framework
14 25 (8.12%) HTML5
15 24 (7.79%) Servlets
16 23 (7.47%) ASP.NET MVC
17 21 (6.82%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 52 (16.88%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.74%) Mobile App
3 28 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 25 (8.12%) iPhone
5 23 (7.47%) User Experience
6 22 (7.14%) iPad
7 21 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (6.49%) Client/Server
8 20 (6.49%) SWIFT
9 16 (5.19%) Xbox
10 13 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (4.22%) Data Structures
10 13 (4.22%) Smartphone
11 12 (3.90%) Digital Media
12 11 (3.57%) Animation
13 10 (3.25%) Enterprise Software
14 9 (2.92%) Algorithms
15 8 (2.60%) DTV
16 7 (2.27%) Management Information System
16 7 (2.27%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 78 (25.32%) Windows
2 69 (22.40%) Apple iOS
3 49 (15.91%) Android
4 37 (12.01%) UNIX
5 34 (11.04%) Linux
6 29 (9.42%) Windows Phone
7 23 (7.47%) Windows 8
8 16 (5.19%) Windows Mobile
9 10 (3.25%) Windows CE
10 7 (2.27%) CentOS
11 6 (1.95%) Windows Phone 7
12 5 (1.62%) zOS
13 4 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (0.97%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (41.88%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (34.42%) Software Engineering
3 100 (32.47%) TDD
4 86 (27.92%) MVC
5 84 (27.27%) OO
6 80 (25.97%) Continuous Integration
7 69 (22.40%) Scrum
8 59 (19.16%) iOS Development
9 48 (15.58%) SDLC
10 43 (13.96%) Android Development
10 43 (13.96%) UML
11 36 (11.69%) System Testing
12 28 (9.09%) OOP
13 27 (8.77%) BDD
14 26 (8.44%) Problem Management
15 25 (8.12%) Multithreading
15 25 (8.12%) OOD
16 23 (7.47%) MVVM
17 20 (6.49%) Web Development
17 20 (6.49%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 126 (40.91%) C#
2 114 (37.01%) SQL
3 101 (32.79%) JavaScript
4 100 (32.47%) Java
5 42 (13.64%) Objective-C
6 38 (12.34%) PHP
7 27 (8.77%) VB.NET
8 25 (8.12%) C++
9 24 (7.79%) T-SQL
10 23 (7.47%) XAML
11 15 (4.87%) C
12 5 (1.62%) VB
12 5 (1.62%) PHP5
13 4 (1.30%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.30%) Python
13 4 (1.30%) Ruby
13 4 (1.30%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.65%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.65%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.32%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 73 (23.70%) Degree
2 18 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 11 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.30%) DV Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.14%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (7.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.62%) RACF
4 4 (1.30%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (4.22%) Puppet
2 5 (1.62%) zSecure
3 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (12.34%) Microsoft
2 37 (12.01%) Google
3 29 (9.42%) Oracle
4 24 (7.79%) VMware
5 23 (7.47%) Xamarin
6 21 (6.82%) Sybase
7 12 (3.90%) BEA
8 11 (3.57%) Zend
9 9 (2.92%) SAP
10 8 (2.60%) IBM
11 7 (2.27%) ATG
11 7 (2.27%) Red Hat
12 6 (1.95%) Apple
12 6 (1.95%) Sencha
12 6 (1.95%) Netbiscuits
12 6 (1.95%) Kony
12 6 (1.95%) Volantis
12 6 (1.95%) Appcelerator
13 4 (1.30%) Adobe
14 2 (0.65%) Cognos
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Salary: £3500 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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Taunton, Somerset
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Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
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Salary: From £30,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Exeter
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
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Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Wiltshire
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Bristol
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Bath
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Exeter
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