The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 48 55 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 20 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.43% 1.71% 4.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 2.28% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 20
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £40,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +1.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £46,750 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
454 394 427
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.87% 74.76% 83.24%
Number of salaries quoted 404 335 370
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Staffordshire region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +2 6 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Tamworth -15 6 £32,500 -13.33% 2
Lichfield - 4 £35,750 -
Burton-upon-Trent - 3 £50,000 -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 31 (75.61%) .NET
2 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 28 (68.29%) SQL
3 25 (60.98%) HTML
3 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET
4 22 (53.66%) C#
4 22 (53.66%) OO
5 21 (51.22%) .NET Framework
6 19 (46.34%) MVC
7 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (43.90%) VB.NET
7 18 (43.90%) T-SQL
8 16 (39.02%) OOP
9 15 (36.59%) N-Tier
9 15 (36.59%) CSS
9 15 (36.59%) TDD
9 15 (36.59%) Web Development
10 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
11 12 (29.27%) HTML5
11 12 (29.27%) WPF
11 12 (29.27%) WinForms
11 12 (29.27%) Windows
12 11 (26.83%) Ajax
12 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (24.39%) SOA
14 9 (21.95%) Scrum
14 9 (21.95%) XML
14 9 (21.95%) XHTML
14 9 (21.95%) CSS3

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 2 (4.88%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (68.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (34.15%) Relational Database
3 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
5 4 (9.76%) MySQL
6 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) AccuRev
2 7 (17.07%) JIRA
3 4 (9.76%) Subversion
4 2 (4.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 19 (46.34%) .NET Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Leader
3 6 (14.63%) Software Development Team Leader
3 6 (14.63%) Software Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Software Team Leader
3 6 (14.63%) C# Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Lead Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Programmer
3 6 (14.63%) Team Leader
3 6 (14.63%) Development Team Leader
3 6 (14.63%) Technical Team Leader
4 4 (9.76%) PHP Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 3 (7.32%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Software Architect
6 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (75.61%) .NET
2 25 (60.98%) ASP.NET
2 25 (60.98%) HTML
3 21 (51.22%) .NET Framework
4 15 (36.59%) CSS
5 12 (29.27%) WinForms
5 12 (29.27%) WPF
5 12 (29.27%) HTML5
6 11 (26.83%) Ajax
7 9 (21.95%) XHTML
7 9 (21.95%) XML
7 9 (21.95%) CSS3
8 7 (17.07%) jQuery
8 7 (17.07%) XSLT
9 6 (14.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (7.32%) NHibernate
12 3 (7.32%) Classic ASP
13 2 (4.88%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Device Driver
4 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (29.27%) Windows
2 2 (4.88%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (53.66%) OO
2 19 (46.34%) MVC
3 18 (43.90%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (39.02%) OOP
5 15 (36.59%) TDD
5 15 (36.59%) Web Development
6 11 (26.83%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (24.39%) SOA
8 9 (21.95%) Scrum
9 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
9 8 (19.51%) SEO
10 6 (14.63%) QMS
10 6 (14.63%) Document Management
11 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
11 4 (9.76%) Software Architecture
11 4 (9.76%) UML
12 3 (7.32%) BDD
13 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
13 2 (4.88%) Project Management
13 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
1 28 (68.29%) SQL
2 22 (53.66%) C#
3 18 (43.90%) T-SQL
3 18 (43.90%) VB.NET
4 4 (9.76%) PHP
5 3 (7.32%) PL/SQL
5 3 (7.32%) VB
6 2 (4.88%) C++
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) QNX
2 2 (4.88%) Zend
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 12 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + inc FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago