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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 40 53 30
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 17 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.48% 2.99% 7.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 3.83% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 37
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £38,750 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
425 444 386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.29% 78.17% 76.44%
Number of salaries quoted 368 393 328
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £50,000 -
Lichfield - 5 £27,500 -
Tamworth -3 4 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Stoke-on-Trent 0 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 26 (76.47%) SQL
3 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
4 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
4 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
4 22 (64.71%) HTML
5 20 (58.82%) OO
6 18 (52.94%) VB.NET
6 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
7 17 (50.00%) T-SQL
8 16 (47.06%) C#
9 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (38.24%) OOP
10 13 (38.24%) Windows
10 13 (38.24%) Web Development
11 12 (35.29%) WPF
11 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
11 12 (35.29%) N-Tier
11 12 (35.29%) WinForms
11 12 (35.29%) MVC
12 11 (32.35%) TDD
13 10 (29.41%) CSS
14 9 (26.47%) Ajax
14 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (23.53%) JIRA
15 8 (23.53%) HTML5
16 7 (20.59%) AccuRev
16 7 (20.59%) CSS3
16 7 (20.59%) SEO
16 7 (20.59%) Finance

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (70.59%) SQL Server
2 12 (35.29%) Relational Database
3 5 (14.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 2 (5.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) JIRA
2 3 (8.82%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) PHPUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 17 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (17.65%) Software Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Software Development Team Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Team Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Technical Team Leader
4 5 (14.71%) Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Lead Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) C# Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Programmer
4 5 (14.71%) Software Team Leader
5 4 (11.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# Developer
6 3 (8.82%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.88%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) .NET
2 22 (64.71%) ASP.NET
2 22 (64.71%) HTML
3 18 (52.94%) .NET Framework
4 12 (35.29%) WPF
4 12 (35.29%) WinForms
5 10 (29.41%) CSS
6 9 (26.47%) Ajax
7 8 (23.53%) HTML5
8 7 (20.59%) CSS3
8 7 (20.59%) XML
8 7 (20.59%) XSLT
8 7 (20.59%) XHTML
9 5 (14.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 5 (14.71%) jQuery
10 3 (8.82%) Classic ASP
10 3 (8.82%) NHibernate
11 2 (5.88%) Yii
11 2 (5.88%) Zend Framework
11 2 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (35.29%) N-Tier
2 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) User Experience
4 1 (2.94%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Nucleus RTOS
2 2 (5.88%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (58.82%) OO
2 15 (44.12%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (38.24%) OOP
3 13 (38.24%) Web Development
4 12 (35.29%) MVC
5 11 (32.35%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (20.59%) SEO
7 7 (20.59%) SOA
8 6 (17.65%) Document Management
9 5 (14.71%) Scrum
9 5 (14.71%) QMS
9 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.88%) Software Architecture
11 2 (5.88%) OOD
11 2 (5.88%) Project Management
11 2 (5.88%) UML
12 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (76.47%) SQL
2 22 (64.71%) JavaScript
3 18 (52.94%) VB.NET
4 17 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 16 (47.06%) C#
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) PL/SQL
7 2 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (5.88%) Java
8 1 (2.94%) VB
8 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) AccuRev
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Zend
3 2 (5.88%) QNX
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £34000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago