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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 99 128 86
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -42
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 144 120 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.80% 2.10% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.37% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 125 105 187
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £54,650 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
4505 5071 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 87.63% 88.76% 86.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3737 4262 4583
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 9 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South West region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset +45 50 £38,500 +28.33% 6
Bristol -7 41 £45,000 +11.80% 2
Gloucestershire +1 30 £40,000 - 1
Wiltshire +8 9 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Devon -9 7 £37,500 -
Dorset +11 6 £82,500 +94.11% 2
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 179 (61.30%) Agile Software Development
2 155 (53.08%) C#
3 154 (52.74%) .NET
4 151 (51.71%) JavaScript
5 132 (45.21%) HTML
6 118 (40.41%) Scrum
7 107 (36.64%) SQL Server
8 106 (36.30%) Java
8 106 (36.30%) SQL
9 104 (35.62%) ASP.NET
10 99 (33.90%) MVC
11 86 (29.45%) Software Engineering
12 75 (25.68%) CSS
13 66 (22.60%) Automated Testing
14 55 (18.84%) XML
15 54 (18.49%) OO
16 53 (18.15%) Team Foundation Server
17 51 (17.47%) TDD
17 51 (17.47%) .NET Framework
17 51 (17.47%) Oracle
18 48 (16.44%) Git (software)
18 48 (16.44%) AngularJS
19 47 (16.10%) Finance
20 46 (15.75%) Windows
21 44 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
22 41 (14.04%) MongoDB
23 40 (13.70%) Security Cleared
23 40 (13.70%) Spring
24 38 (13.01%) jQuery
24 38 (13.01%) NoSQL

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 35 (11.99%) IIS
2 14 (4.79%) Apache
3 9 (3.08%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.05%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (1.71%) CMS
6 4 (1.37%) Alfresco
6 4 (1.37%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.37%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.68%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.68%) JBoss
7 2 (0.68%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.34%) SAS
8 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (5.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.37%) SaaS
4 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.08%) HTTP
2 7 (2.40%) SSL
3 4 (1.37%) Internet
4 3 (1.03%) Kerberos
4 3 (1.03%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) DNS
5 1 (0.34%) FTP
5 1 (0.34%) SMTP
5 1 (0.34%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (36.64%) SQL Server
2 41 (14.04%) MongoDB
3 38 (13.01%) NoSQL
4 14 (4.79%) Hadoop
4 14 (4.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 13 (4.45%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.11%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (3.77%) Big Data
8 9 (3.08%) MySQL
9 8 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (2.40%) Oracle Database
11 6 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (1.71%) RDBMS
13 4 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (1.03%) OLAP
14 3 (1.03%) OLTP
14 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.68%) Impala
Development Applications
1 53 (18.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (16.44%) Git (software)
3 32 (10.96%) Jenkins
3 32 (10.96%) Subversion
4 30 (10.27%) Maven
5 29 (9.93%) Selenium
6 25 (8.56%) JUnit
7 21 (7.19%) Cucumber
8 18 (6.16%) NUnit
8 18 (6.16%) Visual Studio
9 16 (5.48%) Eclipse
10 15 (5.14%) Ant
11 13 (4.45%) Moq
12 12 (4.11%) Mockito
12 12 (4.11%) TeamCity
13 10 (3.42%) NuGet
14 7 (2.40%) Hudson
14 7 (2.40%) JIRA
14 7 (2.40%) XMLUnit
15 6 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (16.10%) Finance
2 16 (5.48%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.08%) Banking
4 8 (2.74%) Aerospace
5 7 (2.40%) Advertising
6 6 (2.05%) Retail
7 5 (1.71%) Marketing
8 4 (1.37%) Back Office
9 3 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.68%) Electronics
11 1 (0.34%) French Language
Job Titles
1 209 (71.58%) Developer
2 79 (27.05%) C# Developer
3 68 (23.29%) .NET Developer
4 65 (22.26%) Software Engineer
5 60 (20.55%) Senior Developer
6 52 (17.81%) Java Developer
7 50 (17.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 38 (13.01%) Lead Developer
9 30 (10.27%) Java Engineer
10 29 (9.93%) Java Software Engineer
11 27 (9.25%) ASP.NET Developer
12 26 (8.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 23 (7.88%) Senior Java Developer
14 22 (7.53%) SQL Developer
15 21 (7.19%) Senior Software Engineer
16 20 (6.85%) Senior .NET Developer
17 19 (6.51%) Software Developer
18 17 (5.82%) C# Software Engineer
19 16 (5.48%) Full Stack Developer
20 15 (5.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (52.74%) .NET
2 132 (45.21%) HTML
3 104 (35.62%) ASP.NET
4 75 (25.68%) CSS
5 55 (18.84%) XML
6 51 (17.47%) .NET Framework
7 48 (16.44%) AngularJS
8 40 (13.70%) Spring
9 38 (13.01%) jQuery
10 37 (12.67%) Web Services
11 36 (12.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 36 (12.33%) ASP.NET Web API
12 32 (10.96%) Entity Framework
13 31 (10.62%) HTML5
14 27 (9.25%) Hibernate
15 26 (8.90%) WCF
16 23 (7.88%) JSON
17 22 (7.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 17 (5.82%) SOAP
19 16 (5.48%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.48%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.45%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (2.74%) Digital Media
5 7 (2.40%) User Experience
6 4 (1.37%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.37%) RIA
7 3 (1.03%) Mathematics
8 2 (0.68%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.68%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (0.34%) Blog
9 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.34%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.75%) Windows
2 19 (6.51%) Windows Server
3 17 (5.82%) Apple iOS
4 15 (5.14%) Android
5 14 (4.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.45%) Linux
7 11 (3.77%) Unix
8 1 (0.34%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (61.30%) Agile Software Development
2 118 (40.41%) Scrum
3 99 (33.90%) MVC
4 86 (29.45%) Software Engineering
5 66 (22.60%) Automated Testing
6 54 (18.49%) OO
7 51 (17.47%) TDD
8 44 (15.07%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (8.90%) Web Development
10 25 (8.56%) ETL
11 22 (7.53%) BDD
11 22 (7.53%) SDLC
12 18 (6.16%) OOP
13 16 (5.48%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.14%) iOS Development
14 15 (5.14%) Kanban
14 15 (5.14%) Mobile Development
15 14 (4.79%) Android Development
16 13 (4.45%) Open Source
17 12 (4.11%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 155 (53.08%) C#
2 151 (51.71%) JavaScript
3 106 (36.30%) Java
3 106 (36.30%) SQL
4 37 (12.67%) C++
5 36 (12.33%) T-SQL
6 19 (6.51%) PL/SQL
7 17 (5.82%) PHP
8 16 (5.48%) Python
9 15 (5.14%) VB.NET
10 13 (4.45%) TypeScript
11 12 (4.11%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.42%) VB
13 9 (3.08%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.05%) C
15 4 (1.37%) Go
15 4 (1.37%) Ruby
15 4 (1.37%) VC++
16 3 (1.03%) PHP 5
16 3 (1.03%) XPath
Qualifications
1 40 (13.70%) Security Cleared
2 36 (12.33%) Degree
3 35 (11.99%) SC Cleared
4 11 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (1.03%) MCP
5 3 (1.03%) MCSA
5 3 (1.03%) MCSE
5 3 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) ISEB
6 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.42%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) ISO 14001
2 4 (1.37%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (2.05%) Active Directory
1 6 (2.05%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.37%) Docker
3 2 (0.68%) Firmware
4 1 (0.34%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Oozie
Vendors
1 51 (17.47%) Oracle
2 30 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 19 (6.51%) Xamarin
4 11 (3.77%) Adobe
5 10 (3.42%) Zend
6 6 (2.05%) Coverity
7 3 (1.03%) Tableau
8 2 (0.68%) SAP
9 1 (0.34%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.34%) CA Agile Central
9 1 (0.34%) Ektron
9 1 (0.34%) Google
9 1 (0.34%) HP
9 1 (0.34%) Telerik
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