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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 70 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 10 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.24% 1.60% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.96% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 7
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £34,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £66,000 £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
665 714 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 82.40% 81.79% 73.04%
Number of salaries quoted 551 619 569
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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 17 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Southampton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) HTML
2 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 7 (41.18%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) C#
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) XML
4 5 (29.41%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Subversion
4 5 (29.41%) jQuery
4 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
4 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (23.53%) MySQL
5 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 4 (23.53%) LAMP
5 4 (23.53%) Scrum
5 4 (23.53%) TDD
5 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
5 4 (23.53%) Ajax
5 4 (23.53%) Symfony
5 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 3 (17.65%) Java

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 (17.65%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
2 4 (23.53%) PHPUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Trac
3 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
3 3 (17.65%) Selenium
3 3 (17.65%) PEAR
3 3 (17.65%) Bugzilla
3 3 (17.65%) NUnit
3 3 (17.65%) Maven
4 2 (11.76%) Ant
4 2 (11.76%) TestLink
4 2 (11.76%) Behat
5 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Developer
3 5 (29.41%) .NET Developer
4 3 (17.65%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Mobile Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Junior Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Web Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Junior .NET Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) CSS
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 5 (29.41%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Ajax
4 4 (23.53%) Symfony
4 4 (23.53%) LAMP
4 4 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 3 (17.65%) CakePHP
5 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (11.76%) JSON
6 2 (11.76%) WinForms
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (11.76%) Gherkin
7 1 (5.88%) Sass
7 1 (5.88%) CSS3
7 1 (5.88%) Laravel
7 1 (5.88%) HTML5
7 1 (5.88%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Apple iOS
2 3 (17.65%) Android
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (41.18%) OOP
2 7 (41.18%) OO
3 6 (35.29%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (23.53%) Automated Testing
4 4 (23.53%) TDD
4 4 (23.53%) Scrum
4 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 4 (23.53%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Web Application Development
5 3 (17.65%) BDD
5 3 (17.65%) System Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (17.65%) Android Development
5 3 (17.65%) iOS Development
5 3 (17.65%) Regression Testing
6 2 (11.76%) MVC
6 2 (11.76%) Software Architecture
6 2 (11.76%) Test Strategy
6 2 (11.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 5 (29.41%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) PHP5
4 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) VB
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.88%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) Zend
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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