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 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 67 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 27 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.94% 0.63% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 0.75% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 27 4 3
Average salary £44,500 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.85% -3.57%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
764 800 669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 83.32% 83.51% 82.19%
Number of salaries quoted 597 690 604
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 April 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) CSS
3 21 (46.67%) HTML
4 20 (44.44%) OO
5 19 (42.22%) OOP
6 17 (37.78%) Linux
6 17 (37.78%) Java
7 15 (33.33%) jQuery
7 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 14 (31.11%) PHPUnit
8 14 (31.11%) HTML5
8 14 (31.11%) Symfony
8 14 (31.11%) CSS3
8 14 (31.11%) Laravel
8 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
8 14 (31.11%) MVC
8 14 (31.11%) Ajax
8 14 (31.11%) PHP
9 13 (28.89%) Apache
9 13 (28.89%) Maven
9 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (28.89%) Subversion
9 13 (28.89%) LAMP
9 13 (28.89%) Sass
9 13 (28.89%) Change Control
9 13 (28.89%) Android Development
9 13 (28.89%) Zend
9 13 (28.89%) Android
9 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (26.67%) .NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 13 (28.89%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) DTS
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 14 (31.11%) PHPUnit
2 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
3 13 (28.89%) Subversion
3 13 (28.89%) Maven
4 6 (13.33%) NUnit
5 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
5 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (6.67%) TestLink
7 1 (2.22%) Gerrit
7 1 (2.22%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (97.78%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 12 (26.67%) Technical Leader
4 10 (22.22%) .NET Developer
5 9 (20.00%) Applications Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 8 (17.78%) Mobile Developer
7 7 (15.56%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Software Developer
7 7 (15.56%) Junior
7 7 (15.56%) Junior Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Android Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Java Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior .NET Developer
9 3 (6.67%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
11 1 (2.22%) PHP LAMP Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Full Stack Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Agile Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (48.89%) CSS
2 21 (46.67%) HTML
3 15 (33.33%) jQuery
4 14 (31.11%) HTML5
4 14 (31.11%) Symfony
4 14 (31.11%) Ajax
4 14 (31.11%) CSS3
4 14 (31.11%) Laravel
5 13 (28.89%) Sass
5 13 (28.89%) LAMP
6 12 (26.67%) .NET
7 9 (20.00%) XML
8 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
9 6 (13.33%) WinForms
9 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 6 (13.33%) REST
10 5 (11.11%) Java SE
10 5 (11.11%) Java EE
10 5 (11.11%) JSON
11 3 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.78%) Mobile App
3 6 (13.33%) Life Science
4 4 (8.89%) User Experience
5 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Linux
2 13 (28.89%) Android
3 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
4 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 3 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) OO
2 19 (42.22%) OOP
3 14 (31.11%) MVC
4 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (28.89%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (28.89%) Android Development
4 13 (28.89%) Change Control
5 10 (22.22%) Software Architecture
6 8 (17.78%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (17.78%) iOS Development
6 8 (17.78%) Mobile Development
7 7 (15.56%) Software Engineering
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) UX Design
10 3 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.67%) BDD
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
11 2 (4.44%) ETL
11 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.44%) Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) JavaScript
2 17 (37.78%) Java
3 14 (31.11%) PHP
4 11 (24.44%) C#
5 10 (22.22%) SQL
6 4 (8.89%) VB
7 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 2 (4.44%) C
8 2 (4.44%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.22%) C++
9 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Zend
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Sencha
4 1 (2.22%) Google
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