The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 19 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 12.94% 4.85% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.29% 5.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 0
Average salary £31,500 £32,900 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
77 92 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 90.59% 89.32% 72.37%
Number of salaries quoted 65 86 53
Average salary £31,500 £34,000 £39,469
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.35% -13.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,712 £25,902 £25,540
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,250 £42,500
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 Taunton

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Taunton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 11 (91.67%) SharePoint
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
4 7 (58.33%) C++
4 7 (58.33%) IIS
4 7 (58.33%) Windows
4 7 (58.33%) UML
4 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) NUnit
4 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (58.33%) Refactoring
4 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (41.67%) Scrum
6 5 (41.67%) Line Management
7 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (33.33%) HTML5
7 4 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
7 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 (91.67%) SharePoint
2 7 (58.33%) IIS
3 4 (33.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) NUnit
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 7 (58.33%) .NET Framework
4 4 (33.33%) jQuery
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
2 7 (58.33%) Automated Testing
2 7 (58.33%) Refactoring
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Scrum
4 5 (41.67%) Line Management
5 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) C++
4 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
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