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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 135 73 103
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 109 197 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.80% 3.38% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 4.12% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 98 179 116
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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
5000 4778 4239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.35% 81.91% 78.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4100 3961 3732
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 5 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 5 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 -23 63 £45,000 - 10
Dorset +11 14 £32,500 -9.09% 8
Somerset +22 11 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Gloucestershire -22 11 £45,000 +45.16%
Wiltshire -48 7 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Devon -16 1 £40,000 +4.57%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 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 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (36.60%) C#
3 92 (34.72%) Software Engineering
4 83 (31.32%) JavaScript
5 78 (29.43%) Java
6 76 (28.68%) .NET
7 74 (27.92%) HTML
8 73 (27.55%) SQL
9 72 (27.17%) MVC
10 69 (26.04%) CSS
11 65 (24.53%) SQL Server
12 62 (23.40%) TDD
12 62 (23.40%) Degree
13 60 (22.64%) Windows
14 58 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
15 55 (20.75%) Linux
16 53 (20.00%) OO
17 48 (18.11%) Git (software)
18 47 (17.74%) jQuery
18 47 (17.74%) Spring
19 46 (17.36%) Finance
20 42 (15.85%) Scrum
21 41 (15.47%) Computer Science
21 41 (15.47%) Web Services
21 41 (15.47%) ASP.NET
22 40 (15.09%) PHP
23 37 (13.96%) Subversion
24 36 (13.58%) C++
25 34 (12.83%) J2EE
26 33 (12.45%) Advertising

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

For the 6 months to 5 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 30 (11.32%) WebLogic
2 29 (10.94%) JBoss
2 29 (10.94%) WebSphere
3 14 (5.28%) Apache
4 11 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 10 (3.77%) Apache ServiceMix
6 8 (3.02%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.89%) IIS
7 5 (1.89%) CICS
8 4 (1.51%) CMS
8 4 (1.51%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.51%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.51%) Node.js
9 2 (0.75%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.75%) Alfresco
10 1 (0.38%) WordPress
10 1 (0.38%) Drupal
10 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
10 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (4.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.38%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.51%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (1.51%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (1.51%) SaaS
2 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.77%) TCP/IP
1 10 (3.77%) Internet
2 9 (3.40%) SMTP
3 7 (2.64%) Ethernet
3 7 (2.64%) HTTP
3 7 (2.64%) Kerberos
3 7 (2.64%) SNMP
3 7 (2.64%) LDAP
3 7 (2.64%) Firewall
4 2 (0.75%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.75%) SMS
4 2 (0.75%) SMPP
5 1 (0.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (24.53%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.08%) MySQL
3 20 (7.55%) Big Data
4 17 (6.42%) Relational Database
5 15 (5.66%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.64%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.26%) OLAP
8 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.89%) OLTP
9 5 (1.89%) DB2
10 4 (1.51%) SQLite
10 4 (1.51%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle Database
11 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.75%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 48 (18.11%) Git (software)
2 37 (13.96%) Subversion
3 30 (11.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (11.32%) Eclipse
4 20 (7.55%) JUnit
4 20 (7.55%) Eclipse RCP
5 19 (7.17%) Xcode
6 18 (6.79%) Visual Studio
6 18 (6.79%) Jenkins
7 15 (5.66%) Ant
7 15 (5.66%) Maven
8 7 (2.64%) NUnit
8 7 (2.64%) PHPUnit
9 6 (2.26%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.89%) Selenium
11 4 (1.51%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 3 (1.13%) Apache Buildr
12 3 (1.13%) jMock
12 3 (1.13%) Mercurial
13 2 (0.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 46 (17.36%) Finance
2 33 (12.45%) Advertising
3 25 (9.43%) Banking
4 21 (7.92%) Marketing
5 19 (7.17%) French Language
6 17 (6.42%) Games
7 12 (4.53%) Retail
8 8 (3.02%) Legal
9 7 (2.64%) Telecoms
10 4 (1.51%) Electronics
10 4 (1.51%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 199 (75.09%) Developer
2 54 (20.38%) Software Developer
3 52 (19.62%) Software Engineer
4 51 (19.25%) Senior Developer
5 27 (10.19%) PHP Developer
6 25 (9.43%) C++ Developer
7 24 (9.06%) Java Developer
7 24 (9.06%) .NET Developer
8 21 (7.92%) Java Software Engineer
9 17 (6.42%) Senior C++ Developer
10 14 (5.28%) Junior
11 13 (4.91%) Web Developer
12 11 (4.15%) Graduate
12 11 (4.15%) Senior Software Developer
12 11 (4.15%) Graduate Software Engineer
13 10 (3.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 10 (3.77%) Mobile Developer
13 10 (3.77%) iOS Developer
13 10 (3.77%) Junior Software Engineer
13 10 (3.77%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (28.68%) .NET
2 74 (27.92%) HTML
3 69 (26.04%) CSS
4 47 (17.74%) Spring
4 47 (17.74%) jQuery
5 41 (15.47%) ASP.NET
5 41 (15.47%) Web Services
6 34 (12.83%) J2EE
7 29 (10.94%) .NET Framework
7 29 (10.94%) GWT
7 29 (10.94%) HTML5
8 28 (10.57%) XML
9 25 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (8.68%) SOAP
10 23 (8.68%) LAMP
10 23 (8.68%) Hibernate
11 21 (7.92%) WCF
11 21 (7.92%) REST
12 19 (7.17%) RESTful
13 18 (6.79%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.47%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.17%) Mobile App
3 19 (7.17%) Open Source
4 15 (5.66%) N-Tier
5 13 (4.91%) User Experience
6 12 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (4.15%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (4.15%) iPhone
8 10 (3.77%) Animation
8 10 (3.77%) Client/Server
8 10 (3.77%) iPad
8 10 (3.77%) SWIFT
9 7 (2.64%) Management Information System
10 6 (2.26%) Mathematics
10 6 (2.26%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.89%) Smartphone
11 5 (1.89%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.51%) 3D Graphics
12 4 (1.51%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 60 (22.64%) Windows
2 55 (20.75%) Linux
3 30 (11.32%) UNIX
4 28 (10.57%) Apple iOS
5 19 (7.17%) Android
6 13 (4.91%) Windows Phone
7 12 (4.53%) Windows Mobile
7 12 (4.53%) Windows 8
8 11 (4.15%) CentOS
9 7 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (2.64%) Solaris
10 5 (1.89%) zOS
11 4 (1.51%) Fedora
12 2 (0.75%) Windows CE
13 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (34.72%) Software Engineering
3 72 (27.17%) MVC
4 62 (23.40%) TDD
5 58 (21.89%) Continuous Integration
6 53 (20.00%) OO
7 42 (15.85%) Scrum
8 26 (9.81%) iOS Development
9 25 (9.43%) UML
10 22 (8.30%) DevOps
11 21 (7.92%) Integration Testing
12 20 (7.55%) Problem Management
12 20 (7.55%) Mentoring
13 17 (6.42%) Android Development
14 16 (6.04%) System Testing
14 16 (6.04%) OOP
15 15 (5.66%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.66%) HOOD
16 14 (5.28%) Memory Management
17 13 (4.91%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 97 (36.60%) C#
2 83 (31.32%) JavaScript
3 78 (29.43%) Java
4 73 (27.55%) SQL
5 40 (15.09%) PHP
6 36 (13.58%) C++
7 23 (8.68%) Objective-C
8 16 (6.04%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.66%) VB.NET
10 12 (4.53%) XAML
10 12 (4.53%) C
11 11 (4.15%) Python
12 7 (2.64%) Shell Script
12 7 (2.64%) Perl
12 7 (2.64%) Bourne shell
13 6 (2.26%) PHP5
14 5 (1.89%) ABAP
15 4 (1.51%) Ruby
16 3 (1.13%) Embedded C
16 3 (1.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 62 (23.40%) Degree
2 19 (7.17%) Security Cleared
3 17 (6.42%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (11.70%) QA
2 8 (3.02%) SLA
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 17 (6.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (4.53%) Active Directory
3 7 (2.64%) qmail
3 7 (2.64%) VirtualBox
4 5 (1.89%) RACF
Systems Management
1 16 (6.04%) Puppet
2 8 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (2.64%) Nagios
3 7 (2.64%) Zenoss
3 7 (2.64%) yum
Vendors
1 32 (12.08%) Microsoft
2 24 (9.06%) Oracle
3 23 (8.68%) Google
4 17 (6.42%) VMware
5 12 (4.53%) Xamarin
6 11 (4.15%) Red Hat
6 11 (4.15%) Sybase
7 10 (3.77%) IBM
8 9 (3.40%) SAP
9 8 (3.02%) Sitecore
10 7 (2.64%) Zend
11 4 (1.51%) Volantis
11 4 (1.51%) Apple
11 4 (1.51%) Adobe
11 4 (1.51%) Sencha
11 4 (1.51%) Appcelerator
11 4 (1.51%) Netbiscuits
11 4 (1.51%) Kony
12 3 (1.13%) ATG
13 2 (0.75%) Minitab
Bristol, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Amigo Loans
Salary: From £42,448 to £50,407 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Amigo Loans
Salary: From £35,550 to £42,448 per annum + Bonuses + Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + Pension, health care, 20 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £41000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, Training, health insurance,
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Gloucestershire
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 20 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago