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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 87 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 188 174 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.17% 2.82% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.81% 3.42% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 147 127
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 £27,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £42,300
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
4936 5093 4221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 83.13% 82.54% 80.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4112 4134 3718
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 2 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 2 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 -3 109 £42,500 - 17
Wiltshire -18 30 £35,000 -10.25% 3
Dorset +29 25 £37,500 -11.76% 5
Somerset +24 12 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Gloucestershire -27 7 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 119 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (39.73%) C#
3 112 (37.71%) SQL
4 104 (35.02%) Java
4 104 (35.02%) Software Engineering
5 100 (33.67%) JavaScript
6 99 (33.33%) .NET
7 89 (29.97%) TDD
8 86 (28.96%) SQL Server
9 84 (28.28%) MVC
10 83 (27.95%) HTML
11 77 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
12 76 (25.59%) OO
13 75 (25.25%) Degree
14 73 (24.58%) CSS
15 69 (23.23%) Git (software)
16 65 (21.89%) Web Services
17 64 (21.55%) Windows
18 62 (20.88%) Scrum
19 61 (20.54%) jQuery
20 58 (19.53%) Apple iOS
21 55 (18.52%) Finance
21 55 (18.52%) Computer Science
22 51 (17.17%) Spring
23 50 (16.84%) iOS Development
24 46 (15.49%) Eclipse
24 46 (15.49%) SDLC
24 46 (15.49%) Team Foundation Server
25 43 (14.48%) Visual Studio
26 42 (14.14%) WebLogic

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

For the 6 months to 2 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 (14.14%) WebLogic
2 40 (13.47%) JBoss
2 40 (13.47%) WebSphere
3 20 (6.73%) Apache ServiceMix
4 8 (2.69%) Node.js
4 8 (2.69%) Tomcat
5 7 (2.36%) Elasticsearch
6 5 (1.68%) CICS
7 4 (1.35%) CMS
7 4 (1.35%) Apache
7 4 (1.35%) Joomla!
7 4 (1.35%) Alfresco
8 3 (1.01%) Sitecore CMS
8 3 (1.01%) IIS
9 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (2.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Project
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.35%) SaaS
2 4 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.40%) Internet
2 14 (4.71%) SMPP
2 14 (4.71%) SMS
2 14 (4.71%) SMTP
3 4 (1.35%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (28.96%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.76%) Relational Database
3 27 (9.09%) MySQL
3 27 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 12 (4.04%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (4.04%) Big Data
5 10 (3.37%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.69%) SQLite
7 6 (2.02%) Hadoop
7 6 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.02%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.68%) DB2
8 5 (1.68%) OLAP
9 2 (0.67%) OLTP
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.34%) Redis
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 69 (23.23%) Git (software)
2 46 (15.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 46 (15.49%) Eclipse
3 43 (14.48%) Visual Studio
4 42 (14.14%) Subversion
5 33 (11.11%) Eclipse RCP
6 31 (10.44%) Jenkins
7 29 (9.76%) JUnit
8 28 (9.43%) Xcode
9 27 (9.09%) Ant
9 27 (9.09%) Maven
10 13 (4.38%) PHPUnit
11 6 (2.02%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 5 (1.68%) Selenium
12 5 (1.68%) jMock
12 5 (1.68%) NetBeans
13 4 (1.35%) NUnit
13 4 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
14 3 (1.01%) SpecFlow
14 3 (1.01%) Mercurial
General
1 55 (18.52%) Finance
2 34 (11.45%) Banking
3 32 (10.77%) Advertising
4 28 (9.43%) Marketing
5 22 (7.41%) Telecoms
6 20 (6.73%) Games
6 20 (6.73%) French Language
7 15 (5.05%) Retail
8 8 (2.69%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.69%) Electronics
9 4 (1.35%) Law
9 4 (1.35%) Legal
10 3 (1.01%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 223 (75.08%) Developer
2 67 (22.56%) Senior Developer
3 58 (19.53%) Software Engineer
4 57 (19.19%) Software Developer
5 49 (16.50%) .NET Developer
6 29 (9.76%) Java Developer
6 29 (9.76%) PHP Developer
7 23 (7.74%) Senior .NET Developer
7 23 (7.74%) Java Software Engineer
8 21 (7.07%) C# Developer
9 19 (6.40%) iOS Developer
10 18 (6.06%) Lead Developer
11 17 (5.72%) Web Developer
11 17 (5.72%) C++ Developer
12 14 (4.71%) Applications Developer
12 14 (4.71%) Senior C++ Developer
13 12 (4.04%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 11 (3.70%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 11 (3.70%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (33.33%) .NET
2 83 (27.95%) HTML
3 73 (24.58%) CSS
4 65 (21.89%) Web Services
5 61 (20.54%) jQuery
6 51 (17.17%) Spring
7 41 (13.80%) J2EE
8 40 (13.47%) ASP.NET
8 40 (13.47%) GWT
9 35 (11.78%) XML
10 34 (11.45%) .NET Framework
11 29 (9.76%) SOAP
12 28 (9.43%) HTML5
12 28 (9.43%) REST
13 27 (9.09%) JSP
14 25 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
15 24 (8.08%) Servlets
16 23 (7.74%) WCF
17 21 (7.07%) XSLT
18 20 (6.73%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (18.52%) Computer Science
2 29 (9.76%) Mobile App
3 27 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 22 (7.41%) iPhone
5 21 (7.07%) Inversion of Control
6 20 (6.73%) Client/Server
6 20 (6.73%) SWIFT
7 19 (6.40%) User Experience
7 19 (6.40%) iPad
8 17 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (4.38%) Enterprise Software
10 12 (4.04%) Data Structures
11 11 (3.70%) Smartphone
11 11 (3.70%) Animation
12 10 (3.37%) Xbox
13 9 (3.03%) Digital Media
14 8 (2.69%) Algorithms
14 8 (2.69%) DTV
15 6 (2.02%) Social Media
15 6 (2.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.55%) Windows
2 58 (19.53%) Apple iOS
3 40 (13.47%) Android
4 38 (12.79%) Linux
5 33 (11.11%) UNIX
6 22 (7.41%) Windows Phone
7 18 (6.06%) Windows 8
8 16 (5.39%) Windows Mobile
9 8 (2.69%) CentOS
10 7 (2.36%) Windows CE
11 5 (1.68%) zOS
12 4 (1.35%) Fedora
12 4 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 4 (1.35%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (35.02%) Software Engineering
3 89 (29.97%) TDD
4 84 (28.28%) MVC
5 77 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
6 76 (25.59%) OO
7 62 (20.88%) Scrum
8 50 (16.84%) iOS Development
9 46 (15.49%) SDLC
10 42 (14.14%) UML
11 35 (11.78%) Android Development
12 29 (9.76%) System Testing
12 29 (9.76%) Problem Management
13 25 (8.42%) OOP
14 23 (7.74%) Multithreading
15 22 (7.41%) BDD
16 20 (6.73%) OOD
16 20 (6.73%) Mentoring
17 19 (6.40%) Integration Testing
18 18 (6.06%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 118 (39.73%) C#
2 112 (37.71%) SQL
3 104 (35.02%) Java
4 100 (33.67%) JavaScript
5 41 (13.80%) PHP
6 38 (12.79%) Objective-C
7 27 (9.09%) C++
8 23 (7.74%) T-SQL
9 19 (6.40%) VB.NET
10 18 (6.06%) XAML
11 13 (4.38%) C
12 6 (2.02%) PHP5
13 5 (1.68%) Ruby
13 5 (1.68%) Python
13 5 (1.68%) VB
14 4 (1.35%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.35%) Bash Shell
15 3 (1.01%) Embedded C
16 2 (0.67%) MATLAB
17 1 (0.34%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 75 (25.25%) Degree
2 19 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 12 (4.04%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.02%) DV Cleared
5 3 (1.01%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (8.42%) QA
2 4 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (8.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (2.36%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.68%) RACF
4 4 (1.35%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 12 (4.04%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (11.78%) Google
2 30 (10.10%) Oracle
3 29 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 24 (8.08%) VMware
5 18 (6.06%) Sybase
5 18 (6.06%) Xamarin
6 11 (3.70%) IBM
7 10 (3.37%) Zend
8 9 (3.03%) SAP
8 9 (3.03%) BEA
9 8 (2.69%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.02%) Apple
10 6 (2.02%) Netbiscuits
10 6 (2.02%) Kony
10 6 (2.02%) Sencha
10 6 (2.02%) Volantis
10 6 (2.02%) Appcelerator
11 5 (1.68%) ATG
12 4 (1.35%) Adobe
13 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + bonus, pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 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: £60000 - £80000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
People Source
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Folk Digital
Salary: Depending on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
First Point
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Exeter
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 9 days ago