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

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 78 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 17 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.39% 2.11% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.48% 2.64% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2 17 10
Average salary £30,500 £47,500 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.78% +40.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,900 £40,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,100 £69,500 £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
630 644 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.40% 79.90% 77.87%
Number of salaries quoted 525 573 595
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £62,500
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 20 November 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 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 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) OO
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Selenium
4 4 (36.36%) Subversion
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) PHP
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) MySQL
4 4 (36.36%) CSS
4 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
4 4 (36.36%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Behat
5 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
5 3 (27.27%) Trac
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 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 (27.27%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Subversion
1 4 (36.36%) Selenium
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Bugzilla
2 3 (27.27%) PEAR
2 3 (27.27%) PHPUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Behat
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Trac
3 2 (18.18%) NUnit
4 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
4 1 (9.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Web Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Junior
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Web Applications Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Leader
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) PHP Analyst Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Junior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) CSS
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) jQuery
2 3 (27.27%) Gherkin
2 3 (27.27%) Symfony
2 3 (27.27%) CakePHP
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET
2 3 (27.27%) Ajax
2 3 (27.27%) Web Services
2 3 (27.27%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) LAMP
3 2 (18.18%) JSON
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (9.09%) Zend Framework
4 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (45.45%) TDD
3 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
3 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 5 (45.45%) OO
4 4 (36.36%) Regression Testing
4 4 (36.36%) System Testing
4 4 (36.36%) BDD
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 3 (27.27%) User Stories
5 3 (27.27%) Automation Testing
5 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Agile Testing
7 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
7 1 (9.09%) MVC
7 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) PHP
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) PHP5
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
4 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
4 1 (9.09%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Zend
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