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

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 74 79
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.19% 1.29% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 1.56% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 24 10 8
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,750 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £45,250 £70,000
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
608 703 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 80.74% 82.32% 79.70%
Number of salaries quoted 494 629 655
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (51.85%) Linux
3 26 (48.15%) HTML
4 25 (46.30%) CSS
5 23 (42.59%) jQuery
6 22 (40.74%) OO
7 21 (38.89%) OOP
7 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
8 20 (37.04%) Java
9 19 (35.19%) MVC
9 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
9 19 (35.19%) TDD
10 18 (33.33%) Ajax
10 18 (33.33%) Symfony
10 18 (33.33%) PHPUnit
10 18 (33.33%) HTML5
10 18 (33.33%) PHP
10 18 (33.33%) CSS3
10 18 (33.33%) Laravel
10 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
11 17 (31.48%) Change Control
11 17 (31.48%) Sass
11 17 (31.48%) Apache
11 17 (31.48%) LAMP
11 17 (31.48%) Zend
11 17 (31.48%) Maven
11 17 (31.48%) Subversion
12 15 (27.78%) SQL
13 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 17 (31.48%) Apache
2 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.85%) DTS
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 18 (33.33%) PHPUnit
2 18 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 17 (31.48%) Subversion
3 17 (31.48%) Maven
4 7 (12.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (7.41%) NUnit
6 1 (1.85%) TestLink
6 1 (1.85%) Gerrit
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) HP UFT
6 1 (1.85%) Log4j
6 1 (1.85%) JIRA
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 50 (92.59%) Developer
2 16 (29.63%) Senior Developer
3 13 (24.07%) Technical Leader
4 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
5 8 (14.81%) .NET Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Junior Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Junior
6 7 (12.96%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 7 (12.96%) PHP Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Applications Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.26%) Android Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Mobile Developer
8 4 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
8 4 (7.41%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Junior Java Developer
10 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 2 (3.70%) ScrumMaster
10 2 (3.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) HTML
2 25 (46.30%) CSS
3 23 (42.59%) jQuery
4 18 (33.33%) HTML5
4 18 (33.33%) Symfony
4 18 (33.33%) Ajax
4 18 (33.33%) CSS3
4 18 (33.33%) Laravel
5 17 (31.48%) Sass
5 17 (31.48%) LAMP
6 12 (22.22%) XML
7 11 (20.37%) .NET
8 10 (18.52%) Spring
9 7 (12.96%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (11.11%) REST
10 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
11 5 (9.26%) WinForms
11 5 (9.26%) Java SE
11 5 (9.26%) Java EE
11 5 (9.26%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.26%) Mobile App
4 4 (7.41%) User Experience
4 4 (7.41%) Life Science
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Linux
2 10 (18.52%) UNIX
3 9 (16.67%) Android
4 4 (7.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (53.70%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.74%) OO
3 21 (38.89%) OOP
4 19 (35.19%) TDD
4 19 (35.19%) MVC
4 19 (35.19%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (31.48%) Change Control
6 12 (22.22%) BDD
7 11 (20.37%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.67%) Android Development
9 8 (14.81%) Software Architecture
10 5 (9.26%) Scrum
10 5 (9.26%) SDLC
11 4 (7.41%) UX Design
11 4 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (7.41%) iOS Development
11 4 (7.41%) Mobile Development
12 3 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
13 2 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
13 2 (3.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
2 20 (37.04%) Java
3 18 (33.33%) PHP
4 15 (27.78%) SQL
5 9 (16.67%) PL/SQL
6 8 (14.81%) C#
7 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.70%) VB
8 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.70%) C
9 1 (1.85%) C++
9 1 (1.85%) Perl
9 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.85%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (20.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) MCSD
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.85%) MCTS
2 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (31.48%) Zend
2 4 (7.41%) Sencha
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.85%) Google
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30k to £35k + bonus + benefits
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