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

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 50 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 3.15% 5.19% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 6.75% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 9
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £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
505 548 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 83.61% 76.86% 82.93%
Number of salaries quoted 440 442 413
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 £29,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 June 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 June 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
Tamworth - 6 £32,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent +9 5 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Lichfield - 3 £34,000 -
Stafford - 2 £31,500 -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 24 (66.67%) .NET
3 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
3 22 (61.11%) HTML
4 21 (58.33%) SQL
4 21 (58.33%) MVC
5 20 (55.56%) OO
6 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
7 18 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 16 (44.44%) T-SQL
8 16 (44.44%) C#
9 15 (41.67%) OOP
10 14 (38.89%) VB.NET
10 14 (38.89%) CSS
10 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (33.33%) Web Development
11 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
12 11 (30.56%) WinForms
12 11 (30.56%) WPF
13 10 (27.78%) TDD
14 9 (25.00%) MySQL
14 9 (25.00%) PHP
14 9 (25.00%) Windows
14 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
14 9 (25.00%) SDLC
15 8 (22.22%) Scrum
15 8 (22.22%) jQuery
15 8 (22.22%) HTML5
15 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
16 7 (19.44%) Mentoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (5.56%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (61.11%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 9 (25.00%) MySQL
4 8 (22.22%) NoSQL
5 5 (13.89%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (5.56%) PHPUnit
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) AccuRev
2 2 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
3 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (19.44%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (2.78%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (72.22%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 9 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Development Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Software Development Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Software Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) Software Team Leader
4 5 (13.89%) Lead Programmer
4 5 (13.89%) C# Programmer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 3 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Software Architect
7 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) .NET
2 22 (61.11%) HTML
3 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
4 18 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (38.89%) CSS
6 11 (30.56%) WinForms
6 11 (30.56%) WPF
7 8 (22.22%) jQuery
7 8 (22.22%) HTML5
8 7 (19.44%) Ajax
9 5 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 5 (13.89%) Entity Framework
10 4 (11.11%) Yii
10 4 (11.11%) Zend Framework
10 4 (11.11%) XML
11 3 (8.33%) XHTML
11 3 (8.33%) Classic ASP
11 3 (8.33%) WCF
11 3 (8.33%) CSS3
11 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.00%) N-Tier
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) MVC
2 20 (55.56%) OO
3 15 (41.67%) OOP
4 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (33.33%) Web Development
6 10 (27.78%) TDD
7 9 (25.00%) SDLC
8 8 (22.22%) Scrum
9 7 (19.44%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.89%) SOA
10 5 (13.89%) QMS
11 3 (8.33%) UML
11 3 (8.33%) OOA/OOD
11 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 3 (8.33%) Project Management
11 3 (8.33%) BDD
11 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
11 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
12 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
12 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (69.44%) JavaScript
2 21 (58.33%) SQL
3 16 (44.44%) T-SQL
3 16 (44.44%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) VB.NET
5 9 (25.00%) PHP
6 3 (8.33%) VB
7 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.78%) C++
8 1 (2.78%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.78%) PHP5
8 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Zend
3 1 (2.78%) QNX
Staffordshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £41k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago