The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 67 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 38 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.83% 2.26% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 3.09% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £27,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,200 £40,750 £45,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.84%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1004 938 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 74.81% 73.17% 71.40%
Number of salaries quoted 882 836 622
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
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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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(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
South Wales -4 28 £32,000 -13.51% 5
Mid Wales - 8 £40,000 - 1
Unit Testing
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 66 (59.46%) Java
2 65 (58.56%) Degree
3 60 (54.05%) Telecoms
4 58 (52.25%) Banking
5 57 (51.35%) XML
6 54 (48.65%) Web Services
7 52 (46.85%) J2EE
8 50 (45.05%) HTML
8 50 (45.05%) Hibernate
9 42 (37.84%) Spring
10 41 (36.94%) SQL
11 33 (29.73%) Scrum
12 30 (27.03%) IBM
13 28 (25.23%) Software Engineering
14 27 (24.32%) TDD
15 26 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
16 24 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
16 24 (21.62%) RPG
16 24 (21.62%) Open Source
16 24 (21.62%) RPG IV
17 22 (19.82%) NoSQL
17 22 (19.82%) Continuous Improvement
17 22 (19.82%) Pair Programming
18 21 (18.92%) Release Management
18 21 (18.92%) JavaScript
18 21 (18.92%) RUP
18 21 (18.92%) DSDM
18 21 (18.92%) Configuration Management
18 21 (18.92%) DevOps
19 20 (18.02%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 17 (15.32%) Confluence
1 17 (15.32%) Tomcat
2 16 (14.41%) WebSphere
2 16 (14.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (11.71%) FileNet
3 13 (11.71%) LiveCycle
4 2 (1.80%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.80%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.81%) INSURE/90
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (19.82%) NoSQL
2 18 (16.22%) Apache Cassandra
3 17 (15.32%) MongoDB
4 16 (14.41%) SQL Server
5 13 (11.71%) RDBMS
5 13 (11.71%) Relational Database
6 12 (10.81%) DB2
7 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database
8 3 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (17.12%) Subversion
2 17 (15.32%) Hudson
2 17 (15.32%) Jenkins
2 17 (15.32%) Maven
2 17 (15.32%) JIRA
3 16 (14.41%) Eclipse
4 12 (10.81%) Rational Application Developer
5 7 (6.31%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (4.50%) Bugzilla
6 5 (4.50%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.50%) Git (software)
7 4 (3.60%) JMeter
8 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.80%) JUnit
General
1 60 (54.05%) Telecoms
2 58 (52.25%) Banking
3 16 (14.41%) Billing
4 8 (7.21%) Aerospace
5 6 (5.41%) Finance
6 4 (3.60%) Advertising
7 3 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 69 (62.16%) Analyst
2 41 (36.94%) Senior Analyst
3 33 (29.73%) Programmer
4 31 (27.93%) Developer
5 24 (21.62%) Senior Programmer
5 24 (21.62%) Senior Analyst Programmer
5 24 (21.62%) Analyst Programmer
6 22 (19.82%) Java Developer
7 15 (13.51%) Software Engineer
8 9 (8.11%) Java Consultant
8 9 (8.11%) Java Programmer
8 9 (8.11%) Developer Analyst
8 9 (8.11%) Consultant
9 8 (7.21%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Software Engineer
9 8 (7.21%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
10 6 (5.41%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (5.41%) Java Software Engineer
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Developer
11 5 (4.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (51.35%) XML
2 54 (48.65%) Web Services
3 52 (46.85%) J2EE
4 50 (45.05%) HTML
4 50 (45.05%) Hibernate
5 42 (37.84%) Spring
6 20 (18.02%) CSS
7 18 (16.22%) JSF
7 18 (16.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 16 (14.41%) Struts
8 16 (14.41%) XSLT
9 13 (11.71%) JSP
9 13 (11.71%) SOAP
10 11 (9.91%) .NET
10 11 (9.91%) REST
10 11 (9.91%) JSON
11 9 (8.11%) HTML5
12 8 (7.21%) AngularJS
13 6 (5.41%) Spring Integration
14 5 (4.50%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.62%) Open Source
2 10 (9.01%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.60%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.80%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.80%) Graphic Design
4 2 (1.80%) Blog
5 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.60%) Android
2 3 (2.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.73%) Scrum
2 28 (25.23%) Software Engineering
3 27 (24.32%) TDD
4 26 (23.42%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (21.62%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (19.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 22 (19.82%) Pair Programming
7 21 (18.92%) Release Management
7 21 (18.92%) RUP
7 21 (18.92%) DSDM
7 21 (18.92%) Configuration Management
7 21 (18.92%) DevOps
8 19 (17.12%) OO
9 18 (16.22%) SOA
10 17 (15.32%) OOA/OOD
11 12 (10.81%) Data Migration
11 12 (10.81%) ETL
11 12 (10.81%) RAD
11 12 (10.81%) Migration
12 11 (9.91%) UML
Programming Languages
1 66 (59.46%) Java
2 41 (36.94%) SQL
3 24 (21.62%) RPG
3 24 (21.62%) RPG IV
4 21 (18.92%) JavaScript
5 18 (16.22%) Clojure
5 18 (16.22%) Groovy
5 18 (16.22%) Scala
6 12 (10.81%) RPG/400
7 10 (9.01%) C++
8 8 (7.21%) C
9 7 (6.31%) C#
10 4 (3.60%) Objective-C
11 3 (2.70%) PHP
12 1 (0.90%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (58.56%) Degree
2 4 (3.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.21%) IEC 61508
2 4 (3.60%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (27.03%) IBM
2 20 (18.02%) Microsoft
3 18 (16.22%) Twitter
4 16 (14.41%) Guidewire
5 13 (11.71%) Adobe
6 7 (6.31%) Oracle
7 2 (1.80%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.90%) HP
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