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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 83 80 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 211 186 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.20% 3.25% 2.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.97% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 199 142 127
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,200 £27,500
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
5421 4689 4356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.22% 81.99% 77.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4454 4057 3799
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +2 100 £37,750 -11.17% 9
Wiltshire -2 30 £35,000 +7.69% 5
Somerset +6 27 £40,000 +28.41% 2
Gloucestershire +1 23 £40,500 +15.71% 1
Devon -10 14 £38,750 +13.13% 5
Dorset -23 7 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 208 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (51.12%) Java
3 157 (39.15%) Software Engineering
4 156 (38.90%) SQL
5 153 (38.15%) JavaScript
6 148 (36.91%) HTML
7 135 (33.67%) C#
8 131 (32.67%) Spring
9 130 (32.42%) .NET
10 127 (31.67%) SQL Server
11 117 (29.18%) Scrum
12 110 (27.43%) XML
13 108 (26.93%) Degree
14 105 (26.18%) CSS
15 104 (25.94%) Oracle
16 98 (24.44%) Computer Science
17 96 (23.94%) TDD
18 90 (22.44%) MVC
19 89 (22.19%) OO
20 80 (19.95%) Continuous Integration
21 79 (19.70%) Finance
22 73 (18.20%) C++
23 72 (17.96%) Hibernate
24 69 (17.21%) ASP.NET
25 68 (16.96%) Web Services
26 67 (16.71%) JUnit
26 67 (16.71%) Eclipse
27 66 (16.46%) J2EE
28 65 (16.21%) Relational Database
29 63 (15.71%) HTML5

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 44 (10.97%) WebLogic
1 44 (10.97%) JBoss
1 44 (10.97%) WebSphere
2 23 (5.74%) Apache
3 20 (4.99%) Apache ServiceMix
4 17 (4.24%) IIS
4 17 (4.24%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 11 (2.74%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (2.49%) CMS
8 9 (2.24%) Joomla!
8 9 (2.24%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.24%) Alfresco
9 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (1.25%) MS Exchange
10 4 (1.00%) K2 blackpearl
11 3 (0.75%) Node.js
11 3 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
11 3 (0.75%) WebSphere Application Server
12 2 (0.50%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (7.98%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.25%) Simulink
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.75%) Magento
1 7 (1.75%) Shopify
2 6 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.75%) Summit
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.49%) SaaS
2 8 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.75%) GitHub
4 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.48%) Internet
2 11 (2.74%) TCP/IP
3 10 (2.49%) Firewall
4 8 (2.00%) SNMP
5 7 (1.75%) Network Security
6 6 (1.50%) LDAP
6 6 (1.50%) SMTP
6 6 (1.50%) Ethernet
6 6 (1.50%) HTTP
6 6 (1.50%) Kerberos
7 4 (1.00%) VPN
8 2 (0.50%) SSL
8 2 (0.50%) IPv4
8 2 (0.50%) IPv6
8 2 (0.50%) tcpdump
8 2 (0.50%) IPsec
8 2 (0.50%) Wireshark
9 1 (0.25%) SMPP
9 1 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 65 (16.21%) Relational Database
3 53 (13.22%) RDBMS
4 33 (8.23%) MySQL
5 23 (5.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.99%) Big Data
7 15 (3.74%) Oracle Database
8 14 (3.49%) PostgreSQL
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 12 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 11 (2.74%) MongoDB
11 8 (2.00%) NoSQL
11 8 (2.00%) SQLite
11 8 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
12 7 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.75%) Hazelcast
13 4 (1.00%) OLAP
13 4 (1.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 67 (16.71%) JUnit
1 67 (16.71%) Eclipse
2 53 (13.22%) Subversion
3 47 (11.72%) Ant
4 41 (10.22%) Maven
5 37 (9.23%) Visual Studio
6 31 (7.73%) Git (software)
6 31 (7.73%) Eclipse RCP
7 28 (6.98%) NUnit
8 22 (5.49%) Jenkins
9 18 (4.49%) NetBeans
9 18 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
10 17 (4.24%) Selenium
11 10 (2.49%) Apache Ivy
12 6 (1.50%) JMeter
12 6 (1.50%) Jasmine
13 5 (1.25%) Mechanoid
13 5 (1.25%) Robolectric
13 5 (1.25%) Bugzilla
13 5 (1.25%) Trac
General
1 79 (19.70%) Finance
2 39 (9.73%) Banking
3 31 (7.73%) French Language
4 14 (3.49%) Advertising
5 8 (2.00%) Aerospace
6 7 (1.75%) Retail
7 6 (1.50%) Electronics
7 6 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.25%) Retail Banking
8 5 (1.25%) Marketing
9 3 (0.75%) Local Government
9 3 (0.75%) Legal
9 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.50%) Games
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Back Office
11 1 (0.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 270 (67.33%) Developer
2 106 (26.43%) Software Engineer
3 90 (22.44%) Java Developer
4 73 (18.20%) Senior Developer
5 66 (16.46%) Software Developer
6 41 (10.22%) Java Software Engineer
7 40 (9.98%) Graduate
8 34 (8.48%) .NET Developer
9 29 (7.23%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 28 (6.98%) Senior Java Developer
11 27 (6.73%) C# Developer
12 23 (5.74%) Senior Software Engineer
12 23 (5.74%) Junior
13 13 (3.24%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (2.99%) Junior Software Engineer
14 12 (2.99%) Web Developer
14 12 (2.99%) C# .NET Developer
15 11 (2.74%) Junior Java Software Engineer
15 11 (2.74%) Junior Developer
16 10 (2.49%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 148 (36.91%) HTML
2 131 (32.67%) Spring
3 130 (32.42%) .NET
4 110 (27.43%) XML
5 105 (26.18%) CSS
6 72 (17.96%) Hibernate
7 69 (17.21%) ASP.NET
8 68 (16.96%) Web Services
9 66 (16.46%) J2EE
10 63 (15.71%) jQuery
10 63 (15.71%) HTML5
11 47 (11.72%) .NET Framework
12 45 (11.22%) GWT
13 44 (10.97%) SOAP
14 39 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (7.23%) CSS3
15 29 (7.23%) XSLT
16 28 (6.98%) Servlets
17 27 (6.73%) JSP
18 25 (6.23%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 98 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 39 (9.73%) Enterprise Software
3 36 (8.98%) N-Tier
4 30 (7.48%) Open Source
5 23 (5.74%) User Experience
5 23 (5.74%) Client/Server
6 22 (5.49%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (5.24%) Inversion of Control
8 20 (4.99%) SWIFT
9 17 (4.24%) Mobile Payment
9 17 (4.24%) RIA
10 15 (3.74%) iPhone
11 12 (2.99%) iPad
11 12 (2.99%) Mobile App
12 6 (1.50%) Mathematics
13 5 (1.25%) Algorithms
14 4 (1.00%) GIS
14 4 (1.00%) Management Information System
15 3 (0.75%) Smartphone
15 3 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.46%) Windows
2 53 (13.22%) UNIX
3 40 (9.98%) Apple iOS
4 38 (9.48%) Linux
5 37 (9.23%) Android
6 20 (4.99%) Windows Phone
7 17 (4.24%) Windows Phone 7
8 10 (2.49%) CentOS
9 9 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (2.00%) Fedora
11 6 (1.50%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.50%) Solaris
12 4 (1.00%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.25%) zOS
14 1 (0.25%) Windows CE
14 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (51.87%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (39.15%) Software Engineering
3 117 (29.18%) Scrum
4 96 (23.94%) TDD
5 90 (22.44%) MVC
6 89 (22.19%) OO
7 80 (19.95%) Continuous Integration
8 50 (12.47%) UML
9 39 (9.73%) OOA/OOD
10 38 (9.48%) OOP
11 35 (8.73%) OOD
12 33 (8.23%) Android Development
13 31 (7.73%) iOS Development
14 30 (7.48%) Automated Testing
15 29 (7.23%) Web Development
16 28 (6.98%) BDD
17 27 (6.73%) Refactoring
17 27 (6.73%) Problem Management
18 25 (6.23%) E-Commerce
19 23 (5.74%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 205 (51.12%) Java
2 156 (38.90%) SQL
3 153 (38.15%) JavaScript
4 135 (33.67%) C#
5 73 (18.20%) C++
6 32 (7.98%) VB.NET
7 31 (7.73%) PHP
8 29 (7.23%) C
9 19 (4.74%) Objective-C
10 17 (4.24%) PHP5
11 16 (3.99%) Python
12 12 (2.99%) Shell Script
13 9 (2.24%) Perl
14 8 (2.00%) T-SQL
15 7 (1.75%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.50%) PowerShell
16 6 (1.50%) Bourne shell
17 5 (1.25%) Ruby
18 4 (1.00%) TypeScript
19 3 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 108 (26.93%) Degree
2 31 (7.73%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.99%) 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 (13.72%) QA
2 6 (1.50%) SLA
3 3 (0.75%) ISO 14001
3 3 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 22 (5.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 6 (1.50%) qmail
4 2 (0.50%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.25%) Firmware
5 1 (0.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (2.00%) Puppet
2 6 (1.50%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (1.50%) Nagios
2 6 (1.50%) Zenoss
2 6 (1.50%) YUM
3 1 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 104 (25.94%) Oracle
2 58 (14.46%) Microsoft
3 36 (8.98%) Google
4 22 (5.49%) VMware
5 20 (4.99%) IBM
6 17 (4.24%) Adobe
7 14 (3.49%) Sybase
8 11 (2.74%) Sitecore
9 10 (2.49%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.00%) Zend
11 5 (1.25%) SAP
11 5 (1.25%) Cisco
11 5 (1.25%) Citrix
11 5 (1.25%) Juniper
12 3 (0.75%) Telerik
12 3 (0.75%) Xamarin
13 2 (0.50%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.50%) Business Objects
14 1 (0.25%) BEA
14 1 (0.25%) Sun
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wiltshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £28000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Good benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: Yesterday
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary
Posted: 4 days ago
Exeter, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Up to £45K DOE + remote working + fl
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £42000 per annum - bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
iKonnect
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £19000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £17000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Exmouth
WA Consultants
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + bonus, flexi time working etc
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits: Working with Top Tech
Posted: 22 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol, Avon
JustOne Database Inc
Posted: 23 days ago