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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 95 84 117
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +33
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 181 183 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.88% 3.14% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 3.82% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 168 141 112
Average salary £38,000 £35,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.80% -4.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
5196 4792 4440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 82.27% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4291 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,397 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +8 98 £39,000 -13.33% 5
Gloucestershire -6 22 £40,250 +1.25%
Wiltshire -24 21 £33,250 +2.30% 3
Somerset 0 16 £40,000 +21.58% 3
Devon -5 8 £37,500 +37.61% 2
Dorset -21 8 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 198 (49.87%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (47.86%) Java
3 154 (38.79%) Software Engineering
4 153 (38.54%) JavaScript
5 149 (37.53%) HTML
6 143 (36.02%) SQL
7 138 (34.76%) C#
8 134 (33.75%) .NET
9 126 (31.74%) SQL Server
10 119 (29.97%) Spring
11 113 (28.46%) Degree
12 109 (27.46%) Scrum
13 105 (26.45%) CSS
14 104 (26.20%) XML
15 98 (24.69%) TDD
15 98 (24.69%) Computer Science
16 95 (23.93%) MVC
17 94 (23.68%) Oracle
18 86 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
19 83 (20.91%) OO
20 81 (20.40%) Finance
21 75 (18.89%) C++
22 72 (18.14%) ASP.NET
23 68 (17.13%) Hibernate
24 66 (16.62%) J2EE
24 66 (16.62%) Eclipse
25 65 (16.37%) Windows
26 64 (16.12%) JUnit
27 62 (15.62%) HTML5
28 59 (14.86%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 49 (12.34%) WebLogic
2 48 (12.09%) JBoss
2 48 (12.09%) WebSphere
3 24 (6.05%) Apache
4 20 (5.04%) Apache ServiceMix
5 18 (4.53%) IIS
5 18 (4.53%) SharePoint
6 13 (3.27%) Tomcat
6 13 (3.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (2.52%) CMS
8 9 (2.27%) Joomla!
8 9 (2.27%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.27%) Alfresco
9 6 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.26%) MS Exchange
11 4 (1.01%) K2 blackpearl
12 3 (0.76%) Node.js
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
12 3 (0.76%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.25%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 29 (7.30%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.76%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.76%) Summit
3 2 (0.50%) Magento
3 2 (0.50%) Shopify
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.01%) SaaS
2 3 (0.76%) GitHub
3 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.56%) Internet
2 12 (3.02%) TCP/IP
3 11 (2.77%) Firewall
4 9 (2.27%) SNMP
5 7 (1.76%) Network Security
5 7 (1.76%) LDAP
5 7 (1.76%) SMTP
5 7 (1.76%) Ethernet
5 7 (1.76%) HTTP
5 7 (1.76%) Kerberos
6 4 (1.01%) VPN
7 2 (0.50%) SSL
7 2 (0.50%) IPv4
7 2 (0.50%) IPv6
7 2 (0.50%) tcpdump
7 2 (0.50%) IPsec
7 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.25%) SMPP
8 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (31.74%) SQL Server
2 59 (14.86%) Relational Database
3 47 (11.84%) RDBMS
4 30 (7.56%) MySQL
5 24 (6.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 18 (4.53%) Big Data
7 16 (4.03%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.27%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (2.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (2.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.77%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.02%) NoSQL
10 8 (2.02%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.76%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (1.51%) SQLite
13 4 (1.01%) OLTP
13 4 (1.01%) OLAP
14 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 66 (16.62%) Eclipse
2 64 (16.12%) JUnit
3 48 (12.09%) Subversion
4 43 (10.83%) Ant
5 38 (9.57%) Maven
5 38 (9.57%) Visual Studio
6 37 (9.32%) Git (software)
7 34 (8.56%) Eclipse RCP
8 30 (7.56%) NUnit
9 23 (5.79%) Jenkins
10 22 (5.54%) Team Foundation Server
11 14 (3.53%) NetBeans
11 14 (3.53%) Selenium
12 10 (2.52%) Apache Ivy
13 8 (2.02%) Jasmine
14 5 (1.26%) Trac
14 5 (1.26%) Mechanoid
14 5 (1.26%) Robolectric
14 5 (1.26%) Robotium
14 5 (1.26%) PEAR
General
1 81 (20.40%) Finance
2 40 (10.08%) Banking
3 34 (8.56%) French Language
4 18 (4.53%) Advertising
5 8 (2.02%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.76%) Retail
7 6 (1.51%) Games
8 5 (1.26%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.01%) Marketing
9 4 (1.01%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.01%) Legal
10 3 (0.76%) Local Government
11 2 (0.50%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.50%) Automotive
11 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
12 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 263 (66.25%) Developer
2 110 (27.71%) Software Engineer
3 79 (19.90%) Java Developer
4 68 (17.13%) Senior Developer
5 67 (16.88%) Software Developer
6 46 (11.59%) Java Software Engineer
7 39 (9.82%) Graduate
8 33 (8.31%) .NET Developer
9 28 (7.05%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 26 (6.55%) Junior
11 22 (5.54%) C# Developer
11 22 (5.54%) Senior Software Engineer
12 19 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
13 15 (3.78%) Junior Software Engineer
13 15 (3.78%) Senior Software Developer
14 14 (3.53%) Junior Java Software Engineer
15 13 (3.27%) Web Developer
16 11 (2.77%) Junior Developer
16 11 (2.77%) PHP Developer
16 11 (2.77%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 149 (37.53%) HTML
2 134 (33.75%) .NET
3 119 (29.97%) Spring
4 105 (26.45%) CSS
5 104 (26.20%) XML
6 72 (18.14%) ASP.NET
7 68 (17.13%) Hibernate
8 66 (16.62%) J2EE
9 62 (15.62%) HTML5
10 58 (14.61%) Web Services
11 57 (14.36%) jQuery
12 50 (12.59%) .NET Framework
13 49 (12.34%) GWT
14 43 (10.83%) SOAP
15 41 (10.33%) ASP.NET MVC
16 30 (7.56%) CSS3
16 30 (7.56%) XSLT
17 28 (7.05%) JSP
18 27 (6.80%) Servlets
18 27 (6.80%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 98 (24.69%) Computer Science
2 37 (9.32%) Enterprise Software
3 32 (8.06%) N-Tier
4 31 (7.81%) Open Source
5 27 (6.80%) Analytical Skills
6 24 (6.05%) User Experience
7 23 (5.79%) Client/Server
8 21 (5.29%) Inversion of Control
9 20 (5.04%) SWIFT
10 17 (4.28%) Mobile Payment
10 17 (4.28%) RIA
11 13 (3.27%) iPhone
12 12 (3.02%) iPad
13 7 (1.76%) Mobile App
14 6 (1.51%) Mathematics
15 5 (1.26%) Algorithms
16 3 (0.76%) Visualisation
16 3 (0.76%) Management Information System
17 2 (0.50%) Device Driver
17 2 (0.50%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 65 (16.37%) Windows
2 55 (13.85%) UNIX
3 40 (10.08%) Linux
4 34 (8.56%) Apple iOS
5 32 (8.06%) Android
6 23 (5.79%) Windows Phone
7 17 (4.28%) Windows Phone 7
8 9 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (1.76%) Solaris
9 7 (1.76%) Windows 8
10 6 (1.51%) CentOS
11 4 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
12 2 (0.50%) Fedora
13 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.25%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (49.87%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (38.79%) Software Engineering
3 109 (27.46%) Scrum
4 98 (24.69%) TDD
5 95 (23.93%) MVC
6 86 (21.66%) Continuous Integration
7 83 (20.91%) OO
8 47 (11.84%) UML
9 40 (10.08%) OOP
10 35 (8.82%) OOA/OOD
11 33 (8.31%) OOD
12 32 (8.06%) Problem Management
13 29 (7.30%) Web Development
14 28 (7.05%) Automated Testing
14 28 (7.05%) Android Development
15 27 (6.80%) BDD
16 26 (6.55%) E-Commerce
17 25 (6.30%) ITIL
17 25 (6.30%) Refactoring
17 25 (6.30%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 190 (47.86%) Java
2 153 (38.54%) JavaScript
3 143 (36.02%) SQL
4 138 (34.76%) C#
5 75 (18.89%) C++
6 29 (7.30%) C
6 29 (7.30%) VB.NET
7 26 (6.55%) PHP
8 17 (4.28%) Objective-C
9 16 (4.03%) Python
10 12 (3.02%) Shell Script
11 11 (2.77%) PHP5
12 10 (2.52%) Perl
13 8 (2.02%) T-SQL
14 7 (1.76%) Bourne shell
15 6 (1.51%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.51%) XAML
16 5 (1.26%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.01%) ABAP
17 4 (1.01%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 113 (28.46%) Degree
2 33 (8.31%) Security Cleared
3 24 (6.05%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.02%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.50%) ISEB
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.25%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 55 (13.85%) QA
2 5 (1.26%) SLA
3 3 (0.76%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.76%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (6.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.02%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.76%) qmail
4 4 (1.01%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 11 (2.77%) Puppet
2 7 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (1.76%) Nagios
2 7 (1.76%) Zenoss
2 7 (1.76%) yum
3 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 94 (23.68%) Oracle
2 55 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 37 (9.32%) Google
4 24 (6.05%) VMware
5 20 (5.04%) IBM
6 17 (4.28%) Adobe
7 15 (3.78%) Sybase
8 13 (3.27%) Sitecore
9 6 (1.51%) Xamarin
9 6 (1.51%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.26%) SAP
10 5 (1.26%) Cisco
10 5 (1.26%) Citrix
10 5 (1.26%) Juniper
11 3 (0.76%) Zend
11 3 (0.76%) Telerik
12 2 (0.50%) ION Trading
13 1 (0.25%) BEA
13 1 (0.25%) Sun
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Camborne
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath, Avon
Optima Connections
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Somerset
Clarks
Salary: From £41,100 to £49,800 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago