The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 55 68 44
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -24
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 17 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.54% 1.45% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 1.67% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 7
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
Wiltshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
551 540 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 82.24% 87.10% 79.13%
Number of salaries quoted 429 432 292
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £29,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £62,143 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Swindon region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Swindon

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Swindon

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (63.33%) Java
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
2 19 (63.33%) SQL
3 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
4 16 (53.33%) Degree
4 16 (53.33%) HTML
4 16 (53.33%) CSS
4 16 (53.33%) OOA/OOD
5 14 (46.67%) OOD
5 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
6 13 (43.33%) XML
7 11 (36.67%) C#
7 11 (36.67%) .NET
8 10 (33.33%) Oracle
8 10 (33.33%) UNIX
8 10 (33.33%) JUnit
8 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
8 10 (33.33%) Apache
8 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
8 10 (33.33%) MVC
8 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 10 (33.33%) Spring
8 10 (33.33%) Subversion
9 9 (30.00%) Time Management
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
10 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 8 (26.67%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (33.33%) Apache
1 10 (33.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) JUnit
1 10 (33.33%) Subversion
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
2 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (10.00%) Ranorex
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
2 13 (43.33%) Java Developer
3 6 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 6 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 6 (20.00%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior C# Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Junior
6 2 (6.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Graduate
7 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (53.33%) HTML
1 16 (53.33%) CSS
2 13 (43.33%) XML
3 11 (36.67%) .NET
4 10 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 10 (33.33%) Spring
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (23.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (23.33%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.33%) WCF
8 3 (10.00%) SOAP
8 3 (10.00%) Web Services
8 3 (10.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (56.67%) Software Engineering
3 16 (53.33%) OOA/OOD
4 14 (46.67%) OOD
5 10 (33.33%) MVC
6 9 (30.00%) Time Management
7 8 (26.67%) Scrum
7 8 (26.67%) TDD
8 7 (23.33%) OO
9 4 (13.33%) Workflow
10 3 (10.00%) MVVM
10 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
11 2 (6.67%) Process Management
12 1 (3.33%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) Java
1 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
1 19 (63.33%) SQL
2 11 (36.67%) C#
3 10 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 9 (30.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
2 9 (30.00%) Microsoft