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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 73 58 92
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +34
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 213 209 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 3.42% 4.11% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 5.03% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 195 189 138
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,450 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
5047 4153 4331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.15% 81.62% 75.66%
Number of salaries quoted 4125 3572 3805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +8 92 £37,500 +10.29% 12
Wiltshire +9 54 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Somerset 0 23 £33,250 +5.55% 6
Gloucestershire -3 14 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Devon -15 12 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Dorset -43 9 £30,000 -14.28% 2
Cornwall +2 2 £23,500 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 237 (60.61%) Java
2 209 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (49.87%) SQL
4 159 (40.66%) Spring
5 152 (38.87%) Software Engineering
6 142 (36.32%) Oracle
7 134 (34.27%) HTML
8 128 (32.74%) JavaScript
9 125 (31.97%) SQL Server
10 122 (31.20%) Scrum
11 117 (29.92%) XML
12 110 (28.13%) OO
13 106 (27.11%) C#
13 106 (27.11%) Degree
14 101 (25.83%) Computer Science
15 97 (24.81%) TDD
16 89 (22.76%) .NET
17 88 (22.51%) Eclipse
18 85 (21.74%) Relational Database
19 82 (20.97%) CSS
20 78 (19.95%) J2EE
21 75 (19.18%) Finance
22 74 (18.93%) Web Services
23 73 (18.67%) Ant
23 73 (18.67%) RDBMS
24 68 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
25 67 (17.14%) jQuery
25 67 (17.14%) JUnit
26 62 (15.86%) C++
27 61 (15.60%) GWT

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 60 (15.35%) WebLogic
1 60 (15.35%) WebSphere
2 25 (6.39%) Apache ServiceMix
3 23 (5.88%) IIS
4 21 (5.37%) Apache
5 19 (4.86%) Tomcat
6 15 (3.84%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.07%) CMS
8 8 (2.05%) Umbraco
9 7 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (1.02%) K2 blackpearl
12 3 (0.77%) nginx
13 2 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.51%) SAS
13 2 (0.51%) CICS
14 1 (0.26%) Joomla!
14 1 (0.26%) Drupal
14 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
14 1 (0.26%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.02%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 17 (4.35%) Magento
1 17 (4.35%) Shopify
2 2 (0.51%) Summit
2 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.09%) SaaS
2 15 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.77%) GitHub
4 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.12%) Internet
2 2 (0.51%) Firewall
2 2 (0.51%) IPsec
2 2 (0.51%) Wireshark
2 2 (0.51%) Network Security
2 2 (0.51%) tcpdump
2 2 (0.51%) SNMP
2 2 (0.51%) VPN
2 2 (0.51%) SSL
2 2 (0.51%) IPv4
2 2 (0.51%) IPv6
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) DNS
3 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.26%) SMPP
3 1 (0.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (31.97%) SQL Server
2 85 (21.74%) Relational Database
3 73 (18.67%) RDBMS
4 35 (8.95%) MySQL
5 22 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
6 19 (4.86%) Big Data
7 17 (4.35%) Hazelcast
8 15 (3.84%) Oracle Database
9 13 (3.32%) SQLite
9 13 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.02%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.77%) MongoDB
15 2 (0.51%) DB2
15 2 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
16 1 (0.26%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 88 (22.51%) Eclipse
2 73 (18.67%) Ant
3 67 (17.14%) JUnit
4 55 (14.07%) Maven
5 46 (11.76%) Eclipse RCP
6 41 (10.49%) Subversion
7 39 (9.97%) NetBeans
8 34 (8.70%) Selenium
9 33 (8.44%) Visual Studio
10 31 (7.93%) Jenkins
11 26 (6.65%) Git (software)
12 21 (5.37%) NUnit
12 21 (5.37%) JMeter
13 14 (3.58%) Hudson
14 12 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
15 6 (1.53%) PHPUnit
16 5 (1.28%) Apache Ivy
17 3 (0.77%) Trac
17 3 (0.77%) Ranorex
17 3 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 75 (19.18%) Finance
2 53 (13.55%) Banking
3 46 (11.76%) French Language
4 11 (2.81%) Advertising
4 11 (2.81%) Electronics
4 11 (2.81%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.79%) Retail
6 5 (1.28%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.02%) Marketing
8 3 (0.77%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.77%) Local Government
8 3 (0.77%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 1 (0.26%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 263 (67.26%) Developer
2 110 (28.13%) Java Developer
3 93 (23.79%) Software Engineer
4 82 (20.97%) Senior Developer
5 50 (12.79%) Software Developer
6 49 (12.53%) Senior Java Developer
7 45 (11.51%) Java Software Engineer
8 40 (10.23%) Graduate
9 33 (8.44%) .NET Developer
10 30 (7.67%) C# Developer
11 24 (6.14%) Junior
11 24 (6.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 23 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
13 15 (3.84%) Team Leader
13 15 (3.84%) Junior Software Engineer
13 15 (3.84%) Junior Java Software Engineer
14 14 (3.58%) Lead Developer
15 13 (3.32%) Java Team Leader
16 11 (2.81%) Graduate Developer
16 11 (2.81%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (40.66%) Spring
2 134 (34.27%) HTML
3 117 (29.92%) XML
4 89 (22.76%) .NET
5 82 (20.97%) CSS
6 78 (19.95%) J2EE
7 74 (18.93%) Web Services
8 67 (17.14%) jQuery
9 61 (15.60%) GWT
10 55 (14.07%) ASP.NET
11 54 (13.81%) SOAP
12 53 (13.55%) Hibernate
13 48 (12.28%) HTML5
14 43 (11.00%) JMS
15 41 (10.49%) XSLT
15 41 (10.49%) Servlets
16 36 (9.21%) JSP
17 34 (8.70%) .NET Framework
18 32 (8.18%) REST
19 31 (7.93%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 101 (25.83%) Computer Science
2 56 (14.32%) Enterprise Software
3 53 (13.55%) N-Tier
4 33 (8.44%) Client/Server
5 32 (8.18%) Inversion of Control
6 31 (7.93%) SWIFT
7 27 (6.91%) Mobile App
8 16 (4.09%) Open Source
9 15 (3.84%) iPhone
9 15 (3.84%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (2.81%) Smartphone
11 10 (2.56%) GIS
11 10 (2.56%) User Experience
12 7 (1.79%) RIA
13 6 (1.53%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (1.28%) Digital Media
14 5 (1.28%) Management Information System
15 4 (1.02%) iPad
16 3 (0.77%) Visualisation
17 2 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.04%) UNIX
2 46 (11.76%) Linux
3 40 (10.23%) Android
3 40 (10.23%) Apple iOS
4 25 (6.39%) Windows
5 15 (3.84%) Fedora
5 15 (3.84%) CentOS
6 12 (3.07%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.53%) Windows Phone
8 6 (1.53%) Windows Phone 7
9 2 (0.51%) zOS
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 152 (38.87%) Software Engineering
3 122 (31.20%) Scrum
4 110 (28.13%) OO
5 97 (24.81%) TDD
6 68 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (14.32%) UML
8 52 (13.30%) MVC
9 40 (10.23%) OOA/OOD
10 33 (8.44%) OOP
10 33 (8.44%) Problem Management
11 31 (7.93%) Automated Testing
12 29 (7.42%) iOS Development
13 28 (7.16%) Android Development
14 25 (6.39%) OOD
15 21 (5.37%) Content Management
15 21 (5.37%) Performance Testing
16 20 (5.12%) Mobile Application Development
17 18 (4.60%) E-Commerce
17 18 (4.60%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 237 (60.61%) Java
2 195 (49.87%) SQL
3 128 (32.74%) JavaScript
4 106 (27.11%) C#
5 62 (15.86%) C++
6 49 (12.53%) PHP
7 29 (7.42%) C
8 22 (5.63%) VB.NET
9 21 (5.37%) PHP5
10 16 (4.09%) Shell Script
11 15 (3.84%) Objective-C
12 7 (1.79%) Python
12 7 (1.79%) Delphi
13 6 (1.53%) Ruby
14 5 (1.28%) PL/SQL
14 5 (1.28%) T-SQL
14 5 (1.28%) PowerShell
15 3 (0.77%) Perl
16 2 (0.51%) VB6
16 2 (0.51%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 106 (27.11%) Degree
2 14 (3.58%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.05%) DV Cleared
4 7 (1.79%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) ISEB
5 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.51%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (14.32%) QA
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.51%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.26%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (7.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.51%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (0.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 142 (36.32%) Oracle
2 60 (15.35%) JBoss
3 55 (14.07%) Microsoft
4 43 (11.00%) Google
5 31 (7.93%) IBM
5 31 (7.93%) VMware
6 18 (4.60%) Zend
7 15 (3.84%) Red Hat
8 11 (2.81%) Sybase
9 7 (1.79%) Adobe
10 6 (1.53%) Sitecore
11 4 (1.02%) Sun
12 3 (0.77%) Telerik
13 2 (0.51%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.51%) SAP
14 1 (0.26%) BEA
14 1 (0.26%) Twitter
14 1 (0.26%) ESRI
14 1 (0.26%) ION Trading
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + health,pen, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £44000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 to 41,000
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £42000 per annum - excellent benefits + training + flexi ti
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Webrecruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Pension, Eye Care, Childcare Voucher
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, parking
Posted: 8 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year + Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Whimple, Devon
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Plus remote working+flexible hours+share options
Posted: 10 days ago