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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 56 35 69
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +34
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 42 83 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.28% 6.17% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 7.87% 3.31%
Number of salaries quoted 26 68 25
Average salary £40,000 £35,783 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.78% -10.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,700 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
960 1054 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 75.06% 78.36% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 792 942 702
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,200 £52,500
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 Wales

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Wales

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Wales

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014. 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
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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
South Wales -29 29 £41,250 +15.27% 10
Mid Wales - 9 - - 1
West Wales +3 2 £35,000 +11.71%
North Wales - 1 - - 1
Unit Testing
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 53 (64.63%) Java
2 33 (40.24%) Spring
2 33 (40.24%) Software Engineering
3 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (39.02%) XML
4 31 (37.80%) HTML
4 31 (37.80%) J2EE
5 30 (36.59%) Scrum
6 29 (35.37%) Degree
6 29 (35.37%) Web Services
7 26 (31.71%) Hibernate
8 22 (26.83%) OO
9 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
9 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
9 20 (24.39%) TDD
9 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
9 20 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
9 20 (24.39%) Mentoring
10 19 (23.17%) Open Source
10 19 (23.17%) SOAP
11 18 (21.95%) SQL
11 18 (21.95%) UML
11 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
11 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
12 17 (20.73%) .NET
12 17 (20.73%) C++
12 17 (20.73%) NoSQL
13 16 (19.51%) Integration Testing
13 16 (19.51%) Release Management
13 16 (19.51%) DevOps

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 (13.41%) Confluence
2 9 (10.98%) LiveCycle
2 9 (10.98%) FileNet
3 5 (6.10%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.88%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.44%) ArcGIS
6 1 (1.22%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.63%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (13.41%) MongoDB
5 7 (8.54%) Oracle Database
6 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (3.66%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.44%) MySQL
9 2 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (1.22%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.22%) SSDT
10 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (18.29%) Subversion
2 11 (13.41%) Maven
2 11 (13.41%) JIRA
2 11 (13.41%) Hudson
2 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
3 10 (12.20%) Eclipse
4 8 (9.76%) Visual Studio
5 7 (8.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (7.32%) NetBeans
7 4 (4.88%) JMeter
8 2 (2.44%) Bugzilla
8 2 (2.44%) JUnit
8 2 (2.44%) Git (software)
9 1 (1.22%) MSTest
General
1 14 (17.07%) Telecoms
1 14 (17.07%) Aerospace
2 13 (15.85%) Finance
3 12 (14.63%) Banking
4 6 (7.32%) Advertising
5 4 (4.88%) Billing
6 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 36 (43.90%) Developer
2 29 (35.37%) Java Developer
3 23 (28.05%) Software Engineer
4 20 (24.39%) Analyst
5 15 (18.29%) Senior Software Engineer
6 14 (17.07%) Programmer
6 14 (17.07%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 14 (17.07%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
7 9 (10.98%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) Analyst Programmer
8 8 (9.76%) Java Software Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 8 (9.76%) Senior Programmer
9 6 (7.32%) Java Programmer
9 6 (7.32%) Developer Analyst
9 6 (7.32%) Java Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Consultant
9 6 (7.32%) Technical Leader
10 5 (6.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 5 (6.10%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (40.24%) Spring
2 32 (39.02%) XML
3 31 (37.80%) HTML
3 31 (37.80%) J2EE
4 29 (35.37%) Web Services
5 26 (31.71%) Hibernate
6 19 (23.17%) SOAP
7 17 (20.73%) .NET
8 16 (19.51%) JSF
9 14 (17.07%) REST
10 13 (15.85%) XSLT
11 11 (13.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 10 (12.20%) CSS
12 10 (12.20%) .NET Framework
12 10 (12.20%) JSON
12 10 (12.20%) HTML5
13 7 (8.54%) Java EE
13 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
14 6 (7.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 5 (6.10%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.17%) Open Source
2 18 (21.95%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.32%) Algorithms
4 4 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.44%) GIS
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) AS400
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.88%) Android
2 3 (3.66%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.22%) Windows
3 1 (1.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Software Engineering
2 32 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (36.59%) Scrum
4 22 (26.83%) OO
5 20 (24.39%) TDD
5 20 (24.39%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (24.39%) Continuous Improvement
5 20 (24.39%) Mentoring
6 18 (21.95%) UML
7 16 (19.51%) Configuration Management
7 16 (19.51%) Integration Testing
7 16 (19.51%) Release Management
7 16 (19.51%) DevOps
8 14 (17.07%) System Testing
8 14 (17.07%) RUP
8 14 (17.07%) DSDM
9 13 (15.85%) OOA/OOD
9 13 (15.85%) Pair Programming
10 11 (13.41%) SOA
10 11 (13.41%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 53 (64.63%) Java
2 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.95%) SQL
4 17 (20.73%) C++
5 14 (17.07%) C
6 13 (15.85%) C#
7 11 (13.41%) Groovy
7 11 (13.41%) Scala
7 11 (13.41%) Clojure
8 4 (4.88%) Objective-C
9 2 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (2.44%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
10 1 (1.22%) XPath
10 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.22%) PHP
10 1 (1.22%) RPG
Qualifications
1 29 (35.37%) Degree
2 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.07%) IEC 61508
2 4 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 18 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (19.51%) IBM
3 11 (13.41%) Twitter
4 9 (10.98%) Oracle
4 9 (10.98%) Adobe
5 4 (4.88%) Guidewire
6 3 (3.66%) HP
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Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Powys
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
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Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 17 days ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £35 - £42 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
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