The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 67 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 20 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.30% 0.66% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 0.79% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 6 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,850 £32,500 £29,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
717 755 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.32% 82.97% 72.22%
Number of salaries quoted 585 641 532
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Southampton region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Southampton

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (52.00%) HTML
2 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 13 (52.00%) OOP
2 13 (52.00%) OO
3 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
4 9 (36.00%) PHP
4 9 (36.00%) Subversion
5 8 (32.00%) Ajax
5 8 (32.00%) LAMP
5 8 (32.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) .NET
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) Symfony
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (32.00%) PHPUnit
6 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (28.00%) Android Development
6 7 (28.00%) iOS Development
6 7 (28.00%) Android
6 7 (28.00%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (28.00%) Java
6 7 (28.00%) Windows
6 7 (28.00%) Linux
7 6 (24.00%) XML
7 6 (24.00%) Apache
7 6 (24.00%) Jenkins

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 3 (12.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (36.00%) Subversion
3 8 (32.00%) PHPUnit
4 6 (24.00%) Jenkins
5 5 (20.00%) Maven
6 4 (16.00%) NUnit
7 3 (12.00%) PEAR
7 3 (12.00%) Bugzilla
7 3 (12.00%) Trac
7 3 (12.00%) TestLink
8 1 (4.00%) Gerrit
8 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
8 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) Applications Developer
3 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 7 (28.00%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (20.00%) Technical Leader
5 5 (20.00%) Software Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Junior
6 4 (16.00%) Junior Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior .NET Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (12.00%) Junior Software Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Applications Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Junior Web Developer
9 1 (4.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (52.00%) HTML
1 13 (52.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) jQuery
3 8 (32.00%) Symfony
3 8 (32.00%) .NET
3 8 (32.00%) LAMP
3 8 (32.00%) Ajax
4 6 (24.00%) XML
5 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) CSS3
5 5 (20.00%) Laravel
5 5 (20.00%) Sass
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (16.00%) WinForms
7 3 (12.00%) CakePHP
8 2 (8.00%) JSON
9 1 (4.00%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Mobile App
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Life Science
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Windows
1 7 (28.00%) Linux
1 7 (28.00%) Android
1 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) OOP
1 13 (52.00%) OO
2 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (28.00%) Customer Engagement
3 7 (28.00%) Android Development
3 7 (28.00%) iOS Development
4 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 5 (20.00%) MVC
4 5 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Software Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Web Application Development
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) TDD
8 1 (4.00%) Coaching
8 1 (4.00%) OO PHP
8 1 (4.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) PHP
3 8 (32.00%) C#
4 7 (28.00%) Java
5 4 (16.00%) VB
6 3 (12.00%) PHP5
6 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 1 (4.00%) Perl
7 1 (4.00%) C
7 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Zend
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
Southampton, Hampshire
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
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