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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 76 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.65% 2.44% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 3.05% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 9
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
627 622 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 81.85% 79.74% 79.48%
Number of salaries quoted 543 584 624
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 30 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) MySQL
3 6 (46.15%) Web Services
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 5 (38.46%) PHPUnit
4 5 (38.46%) System Testing
4 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
5 4 (30.77%) Behat
5 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
5 4 (30.77%) PHP5
5 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
5 4 (30.77%) LAMP
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (23.08%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Selenium
2 5 (38.46%) PHPUnit
3 4 (30.77%) Behat
3 4 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Subversion
3 4 (30.77%) Maven
3 4 (30.77%) Ant
4 3 (23.08%) Bugzilla
4 3 (23.08%) Trac
4 3 (23.08%) PEAR
5 2 (15.38%) NUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
6 1 (7.69%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Test Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Test Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Web Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Web Applications Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Test Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Analyst Programmer
5 1 (7.69%) Junior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) Web Services
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
3 4 (30.77%) Gherkin
3 4 (30.77%) LAMP
3 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Symfony
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) CakePHP
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) XML
5 2 (15.38%) JSON
6 1 (7.69%) WinForms
6 1 (7.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Life Science
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
2 7 (53.85%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (53.85%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) Automated Testing
3 6 (46.15%) OOP
4 5 (38.46%) OO
4 5 (38.46%) Regression Testing
4 5 (38.46%) System Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (30.77%) User Stories
5 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
5 4 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Web Application Development
6 3 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 2 (15.38%) MVC
8 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
8 1 (7.69%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) PHP5
3 2 (15.38%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Zend
Southampton, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £22,000 - £25,000
Posted: 13 days ago