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 29 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 83 80 105
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +25
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 176 166 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.87% 3.16% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 3.99% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 149 150 117
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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
4919 4164 4268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 80.34% 79.36% 77.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3998 3582 3778
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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 29 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 29 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 +24 95 £42,500 +25.00% 9
Wiltshire -7 39 £39,000 +27.86% 8
Gloucestershire +10 30 £32,500 - 5
Somerset -25 6 £35,250 +12.80% 1
Dorset -42 3 - -
Cornwall - 1 £28,000 -
Devon - 1 £45,000 - 1
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 248 (66.31%) Java
2 228 (60.96%) SQL
3 165 (44.12%) Spring
4 145 (38.77%) Oracle
5 141 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
6 127 (33.96%) OO
7 117 (31.28%) Software Engineering
8 111 (29.68%) SQL Server
9 110 (29.41%) XML
10 107 (28.61%) Eclipse
11 105 (28.07%) Web Services
12 102 (27.27%) Degree
13 96 (25.67%) Scrum
14 93 (24.87%) HTML
15 92 (24.60%) Ant
16 90 (24.06%) JavaScript
17 86 (22.99%) Computer Science
18 85 (22.73%) C#
19 84 (22.46%) Relational Database
20 82 (21.93%) Finance
21 78 (20.86%) TDD
21 78 (20.86%) RDBMS
22 70 (18.72%) jQuery
23 68 (18.18%) J2EE
24 67 (17.91%) Maven
25 64 (17.11%) .NET
26 63 (16.84%) JUnit
26 63 (16.84%) N-Tier
26 63 (16.84%) Banking
27 62 (16.58%) JBoss

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 61 (16.31%) WebSphere
2 59 (15.78%) WebLogic
3 20 (5.35%) Apache
4 19 (5.08%) Apache ServiceMix
5 17 (4.55%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.74%) IIS
7 7 (1.87%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (0.80%) nginx
8 3 (0.80%) CMS
9 2 (0.53%) SAS
9 2 (0.53%) CICS
9 2 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.27%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.27%) Drupal
10 1 (0.27%) WordPress
10 1 (0.27%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (6.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 27 (7.22%) Magento
1 27 (7.22%) Shopify
2 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.27%) Summit
3 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.61%) SaaS
2 16 (4.28%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.94%) Internet
2 3 (0.80%) SNMP
2 3 (0.80%) Firewall
2 3 (0.80%) Ethernet
2 3 (0.80%) DNS
3 2 (0.53%) SSL
3 2 (0.53%) IPv4
3 2 (0.53%) IPv6
3 2 (0.53%) IPsec
3 2 (0.53%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.53%) Network Security
3 2 (0.53%) tcpdump
3 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.53%) VPN
4 1 (0.27%) SMPP
4 1 (0.27%) Intranet
4 1 (0.27%) HTTP
4 1 (0.27%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.27%) LDAP
4 1 (0.27%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (29.68%) SQL Server
2 84 (22.46%) Relational Database
3 78 (20.86%) RDBMS
4 45 (12.03%) MySQL
5 27 (7.22%) Hazelcast
6 21 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
7 19 (5.08%) Oracle Database
8 13 (3.48%) Big Data
8 13 (3.48%) SQLite
9 7 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (1.07%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.53%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.53%) DB2
12 2 (0.53%) MS Access
12 2 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
13 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 107 (28.61%) Eclipse
2 92 (24.60%) Ant
3 67 (17.91%) Maven
4 63 (16.84%) JUnit
5 59 (15.78%) Subversion
6 56 (14.97%) NetBeans
7 51 (13.64%) Selenium
8 49 (13.10%) Eclipse RCP
9 47 (12.57%) Jenkins
10 41 (10.96%) JMeter
11 35 (9.36%) Hudson
12 29 (7.75%) Visual Studio
13 18 (4.81%) Git (software)
14 7 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (1.34%) PHPUnit
15 5 (1.34%) Apache Ivy
16 4 (1.07%) NUnit
17 2 (0.53%) Bugzilla
17 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
17 2 (0.53%) SoapUI
General
1 82 (21.93%) Finance
2 63 (16.84%) Banking
3 49 (13.10%) French Language
4 22 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 17 (4.55%) Marketing
6 10 (2.67%) Electronics
7 9 (2.41%) Retail
8 4 (1.07%) Advertising
9 2 (0.53%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.53%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 258 (68.98%) Developer
2 121 (32.35%) Java Developer
3 86 (22.99%) Senior Developer
4 67 (17.91%) Software Engineer
5 60 (16.04%) Senior Java Developer
6 45 (12.03%) C# Developer
7 44 (11.76%) Software Developer
8 37 (9.89%) Junior
8 37 (9.89%) Java Software Engineer
9 34 (9.09%) .NET Developer
10 31 (8.29%) Graduate
11 24 (6.42%) C# .NET Developer
12 21 (5.61%) Junior Developer
13 18 (4.81%) Graduate Software Engineer
14 17 (4.55%) Analyst
15 16 (4.28%) Junior Software Engineer
15 16 (4.28%) Junior Java Software Engineer
16 15 (4.01%) ASP.NET Developer
16 15 (4.01%) Team Leader
17 14 (3.74%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (44.12%) Spring
2 110 (29.41%) XML
3 105 (28.07%) Web Services
4 93 (24.87%) HTML
5 70 (18.72%) jQuery
6 68 (18.18%) J2EE
7 64 (17.11%) .NET
8 61 (16.31%) CSS
9 60 (16.04%) GWT
10 50 (13.37%) JSF
11 49 (13.10%) JMS
12 48 (12.83%) SOAP
13 41 (10.96%) EJB
13 41 (10.96%) Servlets
13 41 (10.96%) XSLT
13 41 (10.96%) JPA
13 41 (10.96%) EJB 3.0
14 40 (10.70%) JSP
15 39 (10.43%) ASP.NET
16 37 (9.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 86 (22.99%) Computer Science
2 63 (16.84%) N-Tier
3 49 (13.10%) Enterprise Software
4 36 (9.63%) Client/Server
5 34 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
6 33 (8.82%) SWIFT
7 26 (6.95%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.48%) iPhone
9 12 (3.21%) Digital Media
10 11 (2.94%) Smartphone
11 10 (2.67%) GIS
12 9 (2.41%) Open Source
13 4 (1.07%) Management Information System
13 4 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
14 2 (0.53%) Device Driver
14 2 (0.53%) Cryptography
14 2 (0.53%) PKI
14 2 (0.53%) Mainframe
14 2 (0.53%) iPad
14 2 (0.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.24%) Linux
2 44 (11.76%) UNIX
2 44 (11.76%) Android
3 37 (9.89%) Apple iOS
4 22 (5.88%) Windows
5 17 (4.55%) Fedora
5 17 (4.55%) CentOS
6 15 (4.01%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.87%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.60%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.07%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.53%) Solaris
10 2 (0.53%) zOS
10 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (37.70%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (33.96%) OO
3 117 (31.28%) Software Engineering
4 96 (25.67%) Scrum
5 78 (20.86%) TDD
6 52 (13.90%) UML
7 47 (12.57%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (10.70%) Performance Testing
9 34 (9.09%) Problem Management
9 34 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
10 28 (7.49%) MVC
11 27 (7.22%) OOP
12 25 (6.68%) iOS Development
13 24 (6.42%) Android Development
14 22 (5.88%) E-Commerce
14 22 (5.88%) Content Management
15 20 (5.35%) OOD
15 20 (5.35%) Mobile Application Development
16 19 (5.08%) Workflow
17 18 (4.81%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 248 (66.31%) Java
2 228 (60.96%) SQL
3 90 (24.06%) JavaScript
4 85 (22.73%) C#
5 60 (16.04%) PHP
6 36 (9.63%) C++
7 30 (8.02%) C
8 21 (5.61%) T-SQL
9 20 (5.35%) PHP5
10 14 (3.74%) Shell Script
11 13 (3.48%) Objective-C
12 12 (3.21%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.14%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.14%) Python
14 7 (1.87%) Delphi
15 6 (1.60%) Ruby
16 3 (0.80%) Perl
16 3 (0.80%) XAML
17 2 (0.53%) VB6
17 2 (0.53%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 102 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
2 2 (0.53%) ISEB
2 2 (0.53%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (14.97%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.27%) SLA
2 1 (0.27%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 33 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.53%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.53%) RACF
4 1 (0.27%) qmail
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.27%) Nagios
1 1 (0.27%) Zenoss
1 1 (0.27%) YUM
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
1 1 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 145 (38.77%) Oracle
2 62 (16.58%) JBoss
3 46 (12.30%) Microsoft
4 41 (10.96%) Google
5 35 (9.36%) IBM
6 33 (8.82%) VMware
7 28 (7.49%) Zend
8 17 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.87%) Sun
10 6 (1.60%) Sybase
11 2 (0.53%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.53%) HP
11 2 (0.53%) NETGEAR
11 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.53%) Vyatta
12 1 (0.27%) Twitter
12 1 (0.27%) ESRI
12 1 (0.27%) BEA
12 1 (0.27%) SAP
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £27000 to £34000 per annum - benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum - bens
Posted: Yesterday
Avon
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £36,000 to £38,000 per annum + Pension, Private Healthcare, 25 da
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £350 - £460 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire Wilts Oxon Newbury Swindon
Questor Resourcing
Salary: To £54k+ car allow' + bonus + bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Gloucestershire
Networkers Plc
Salary: Up to UKP 45000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire, Oxford, Bristol, Bath,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Chippenham
CPS Group
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago