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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 45 49 62
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.27% 4.40% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 5.83% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 11
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 £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £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
571 549 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 87.04% 75.41% 81.74%
Number of salaries quoted 483 435 466
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 £28,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 31 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 31 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
Stafford - 6 £35,000 - 2
Stoke-on-Trent +1 4 £41,000 -
Tamworth -20 1 £32,500 -5.79%
Lichfield - 1 £29,000 -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 36 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 33 (71.74%) HTML
3 26 (56.52%) CSS
4 23 (50.00%) .NET
5 22 (47.83%) OOP
5 22 (47.83%) OO
6 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
6 21 (45.65%) HTML5
7 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET
7 20 (43.48%) MVC
8 18 (39.13%) MySQL
8 18 (39.13%) PHP
9 17 (36.96%) SQL
9 17 (36.96%) jQuery
10 16 (34.78%) C#
11 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
11 15 (32.61%) TDD
11 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
12 13 (28.26%) CSS3
13 12 (26.09%) T-SQL
13 12 (26.09%) SOAP
13 12 (26.09%) Ajax
13 12 (26.09%) Marketing
13 12 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (23.91%) Web Development
14 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
14 11 (23.91%) Apache
15 10 (21.74%) REST
15 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
16 9 (19.57%) WinForms

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 11 (23.91%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) CMS
2 1 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) HTTP
2 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (45.65%) SQL Server
2 18 (39.13%) MySQL
3 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
4 6 (13.04%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Subversion
2 4 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (4.35%) NUnit
4 2 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (4.35%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.17%) AccuRev
General
1 12 (26.09%) Marketing
2 9 (19.57%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.35%) Games
4 1 (2.17%) Back Office
4 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (80.43%) Developer
2 17 (36.96%) PHP Developer
3 14 (30.43%) Web Developer
4 10 (21.74%) .NET Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior PHP Developer
5 8 (17.39%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 8 (17.39%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (10.87%) C# Developer
7 4 (8.70%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Team Leader
8 3 (6.52%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.35%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Software Team Leader
9 2 (4.35%) Software Architect
9 2 (4.35%) Architect
9 2 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (4.35%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (2.17%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (71.74%) HTML
2 26 (56.52%) CSS
3 23 (50.00%) .NET
4 21 (45.65%) HTML5
5 20 (43.48%) ASP.NET
6 17 (36.96%) jQuery
7 15 (32.61%) .NET Framework
8 13 (28.26%) CSS3
9 12 (26.09%) Ajax
9 12 (26.09%) SOAP
10 10 (21.74%) REST
11 9 (19.57%) WinForms
11 9 (19.57%) WPF
12 7 (15.22%) XML
12 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (8.70%) XHTML
14 4 (8.70%) Web Services
14 4 (8.70%) JSON
15 3 (6.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) N-Tier
2 5 (10.87%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.35%) User Experience
4 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.39%) Windows
1 8 (17.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) OOP
1 22 (47.83%) OO
2 20 (43.48%) MVC
3 15 (32.61%) TDD
4 12 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (23.91%) Web Development
6 8 (17.39%) OO PHP
7 6 (13.04%) Mentoring
7 6 (13.04%) Scrum
7 6 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.70%) BDD
8 4 (8.70%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (8.70%) SOA
8 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.52%) Project Management
9 3 (6.52%) UML
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
9 3 (6.52%) Web Application Development
9 3 (6.52%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (78.26%) JavaScript
2 18 (39.13%) PHP
3 17 (36.96%) SQL
4 16 (34.78%) C#
5 15 (32.61%) VB.NET
6 12 (26.09%) T-SQL
7 7 (15.22%) VB
8 2 (4.35%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.35%) VB6
9 1 (2.17%) PHP5
9 1 (2.17%) MATLAB
9 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 2 (4.35%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Zend
3 1 (2.17%) Sitecore
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 23 days ago