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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 75 69 71
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.90% 2.03% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 2.53% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 6 17 10
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £69,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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
630 672 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.29% 80.10% 77.32%
Number of salaries quoted 527 596 598
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 November 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
3 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
3 6 (40.00%) OO
3 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) .NET
4 5 (33.33%) CSS
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) Subversion
5 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (26.67%) MySQL
5 4 (26.67%) PHP
5 4 (26.67%) XML
5 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 4 (26.67%) System Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Selenium
5 4 (26.67%) jQuery
5 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
5 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
6 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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 3 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (26.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Subversion
1 4 (26.67%) Selenium
1 4 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (20.00%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) Ant
2 3 (20.00%) Bugzilla
2 3 (20.00%) NUnit
2 3 (20.00%) PEAR
2 3 (20.00%) PHPUnit
2 3 (20.00%) Behat
2 3 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Trac
3 1 (6.67%) TestLink
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 4 (26.67%) .NET Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Junior
4 3 (20.00%) Junior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
4 3 (20.00%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Test Leader
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) CSS
2 4 (26.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (26.67%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
3 3 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (20.00%) Symfony
3 3 (20.00%) CakePHP
3 3 (20.00%) LAMP
3 3 (20.00%) Ajax
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) JSON
4 2 (13.33%) WinForms
5 1 (6.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (13.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (40.00%) OO
2 6 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (33.33%) TDD
3 5 (33.33%) Automated Testing
4 4 (26.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Regression Testing
4 4 (26.67%) System Testing
4 4 (26.67%) BDD
4 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
5 3 (20.00%) Web Application Development
5 3 (20.00%) User Stories
5 3 (20.00%) Automation Testing
6 2 (13.33%) Android Development
6 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
6 2 (13.33%) Customer Engagement
6 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (33.33%) C#
3 4 (26.67%) PHP
4 3 (20.00%) PHP5
5 2 (13.33%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Zend
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