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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 51 43 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +21
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 22 43 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.63% 5.56% 1.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 7.25% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,350 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
516 593 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.15% 76.61% 81.59%
Number of salaries quoted 443 471 465
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 £28,508 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 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 2 July 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 2 July 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
Lichfield - 4 £31,500 -
Stafford - 4 £35,000 - 2
Tamworth -16 3 £32,500 -4.41%
Stoke-on-Trent +1 2 £38,000 -15.55%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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%) JavaScript
2 28 (68.29%) HTML
3 22 (53.66%) .NET
4 21 (51.22%) CSS
4 21 (51.22%) OO
4 21 (51.22%) MVC
5 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
6 19 (46.34%) OOP
7 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
8 17 (41.46%) SQL
9 16 (39.02%) PHP
9 16 (39.02%) MySQL
9 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
10 14 (34.15%) C#
10 14 (34.15%) VB.NET
10 14 (34.15%) jQuery
10 14 (34.15%) HTML5
11 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
11 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (31.71%) TDD
12 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
12 11 (26.83%) Web Development
13 10 (24.39%) Ajax
13 10 (24.39%) WPF
13 10 (24.39%) WinForms
14 8 (19.51%) Windows
14 8 (19.51%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (19.51%) Marketing
14 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
15 7 (17.07%) CSS3

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 7 (17.07%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (39.02%) MySQL
3 11 (26.83%) Relational Database
4 8 (19.51%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) RDBMS
6 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Subversion
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.88%) NUnit
4 2 (4.88%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.44%) AccuRev
General
1 8 (19.51%) Marketing
2 7 (17.07%) Finance
3 2 (4.88%) Games
4 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 33 (80.49%) Developer
2 15 (36.59%) PHP Developer
3 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Web Developer
5 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.76%) PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior PHP Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Senior PHP Web Developer
6 4 (9.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Development Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Software Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Software Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) C# Programmer
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Team Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Technical Leader
7 3 (7.32%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (68.29%) HTML
2 22 (53.66%) .NET
3 21 (51.22%) CSS
4 18 (43.90%) ASP.NET
5 16 (39.02%) .NET Framework
6 14 (34.15%) jQuery
6 14 (34.15%) HTML5
7 10 (24.39%) WinForms
7 10 (24.39%) Ajax
7 10 (24.39%) WPF
8 7 (17.07%) CSS3
9 6 (14.63%) SOAP
10 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (9.76%) REST
11 4 (9.76%) Yii
11 4 (9.76%) XML
11 4 (9.76%) Zend Framework
12 3 (7.32%) WCF
12 3 (7.32%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) N-Tier
2 5 (12.20%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.88%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 4 (9.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) OO
1 21 (51.22%) MVC
2 19 (46.34%) OOP
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) TDD
4 11 (26.83%) Web Development
5 8 (19.51%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (17.07%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) SDLC
8 5 (12.20%) Mentoring
9 4 (9.76%) BDD
9 4 (9.76%) OO PHP
9 4 (9.76%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (9.76%) SOA
9 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.32%) Project Management
10 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
10 3 (7.32%) QMS
10 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
10 3 (7.32%) Modular Programming
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) JavaScript
2 17 (41.46%) SQL
3 16 (39.02%) PHP
4 14 (34.15%) C#
4 14 (34.15%) VB.NET
5 13 (31.71%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.76%) VB
7 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.88%) VB6
8 1 (2.44%) PHP5
8 1 (2.44%) Java
8 1 (2.44%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Zend
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