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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 38 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 31 17 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.94% 2.60% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.62% 3.10% 5.14%
Number of salaries quoted 31 15 11
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £59,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
552 549 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.90% 83.94% 80.83%
Number of salaries quoted 486 490 397
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 6 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +7 16 £42,500 -5.55%
Burton-upon-Trent -7 5 £48,000 -4.00%
Lichfield -3 4 £42,500 +25.00%
Stafford - 4 £27,500 -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 46 (85.19%) .NET
2 44 (81.48%) C#
3 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (68.52%) SQL
5 34 (62.96%) HTML
6 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
7 32 (59.26%) HTML5
8 26 (48.15%) WinForms
9 25 (46.30%) T-SQL
10 23 (42.59%) Ajax
11 22 (40.74%) NUnit
11 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
12 21 (38.89%) MVC
13 19 (35.19%) XML
13 19 (35.19%) OOP
13 19 (35.19%) WCF
14 18 (33.33%) .NET Framework
14 18 (33.33%) LINQ
14 18 (33.33%) Windows
14 18 (33.33%) CSS
14 18 (33.33%) Migration
14 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
15 17 (31.48%) Web Services
15 17 (31.48%) XSD
15 17 (31.48%) OO
15 17 (31.48%) OOD
15 17 (31.48%) Visual Studio
15 17 (31.48%) ADO.NET
15 17 (31.48%) Web Development
15 17 (31.48%) RESTful

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.56%) Apache
1 3 (5.56%) nginx
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Google Analytics
2 2 (3.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.56%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (40.74%) NUnit
2 17 (31.48%) Visual Studio
3 16 (29.63%) NSubstitute
3 16 (29.63%) ReSharper
3 16 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.56%) Phing
5 3 (5.56%) PHPUnit
5 3 (5.56%) SpecFlow
5 3 (5.56%) Subversion
6 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.70%) JUnit
7 1 (1.85%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.85%) Moq
7 1 (1.85%) Selenium
General
1 6 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Automotive
3 1 (1.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (83.33%) Developer
2 28 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 9 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 8 (14.81%) Technical Leader
6 7 (12.96%) Lead C# Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Lead Developer
7 6 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 6 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Junior
7 6 (11.11%) PHP Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Team Leader
7 6 (11.11%) Web Developer
8 5 (9.26%) C# Software Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Junior .NET Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Junior Developer
8 5 (9.26%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Lead Software Developer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (85.19%) .NET
2 34 (62.96%) HTML
3 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 32 (59.26%) HTML5
5 26 (48.15%) WinForms
6 23 (42.59%) Ajax
7 19 (35.19%) WCF
7 19 (35.19%) XML
8 18 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 18 (33.33%) CSS
8 18 (33.33%) Entity Framework
8 18 (33.33%) LINQ
9 17 (31.48%) ADO.NET
9 17 (31.48%) RESTful
9 17 (31.48%) Web Services
9 17 (31.48%) XSD
10 16 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
10 16 (29.63%) Ninject
10 16 (29.63%) REST
11 14 (25.93%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 16 (29.63%) Inversion of Control
1 16 (29.63%) N-Tier
2 5 (9.26%) EPoS
3 3 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.56%) W3C
4 2 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.70%) User Experience
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (38.89%) MVC
3 19 (35.19%) OOP
4 18 (33.33%) Migration
5 17 (31.48%) OO
5 17 (31.48%) OOD
5 17 (31.48%) Web Development
6 16 (29.63%) Dependency Injection
6 16 (29.63%) SOA
7 13 (24.07%) SEO
8 10 (18.52%) Configuration Management
9 9 (16.67%) Analytics
9 9 (16.67%) TDD
10 8 (14.81%) QMS
11 6 (11.11%) Change Control
11 6 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
11 6 (11.11%) Test Automation
12 4 (7.41%) Scrum
13 3 (5.56%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 44 (81.48%) C#
2 37 (68.52%) SQL
3 25 (46.30%) T-SQL
4 16 (29.63%) XAML
5 8 (14.81%) VB.NET
6 6 (11.11%) PHP
6 6 (11.11%) VB
7 4 (7.41%) PHP 5
8 3 (5.56%) Java
8 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 3 (5.56%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.85%) Go
9 1 (1.85%) PHP 4
9 1 (1.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) DevExpress
2 13 (24.07%) Google
3 1 (1.85%) Microsoft