The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 90 106 96
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 167 130 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.72% 2.37% 2.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 2.80% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 124 117 115
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,250 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,200 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5376 4647 4485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 87.64% 84.83% 84.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4176 3866 3748
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +22 67 £57,500 +17.94% 3
Staffordshire +8 28 £46,250 +36.02% 4
Birmingham -12 22 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Shropshire - 14 £25,000 -
Coventry -19 9 £46,250 -2.63% 3
Worcestershire -6 6 £35,000 -4.10%
Solihull +7 5 £33,500 +3.07% 1
Walsall - 2 £67,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 237 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (64.67%) SQL
3 174 (49.57%) Scrum
4 164 (46.72%) Software Engineering
5 146 (41.60%) MySQL
5 146 (41.60%) RESTful
6 145 (41.31%) Degree
7 142 (40.46%) Dependency Injection
8 139 (39.60%) Java
9 137 (39.03%) SOA
9 137 (39.03%) TDD
10 131 (37.32%) Continuous Integration
11 123 (35.04%) Jenkins
12 121 (34.47%) Mathematics
13 120 (34.19%) JMS
14 118 (33.62%) PostgreSQL
15 117 (33.33%) Hibernate
15 117 (33.33%) Java EE
15 117 (33.33%) JBoss
15 117 (33.33%) GlassFish
15 117 (33.33%) Hudson
15 117 (33.33%) JAX-RS
16 115 (32.76%) Spring
17 114 (32.48%) .NET
17 114 (32.48%) RESTEasy
17 114 (32.48%) JPA
18 113 (32.19%) C#
19 106 (30.20%) HTML
20 100 (28.49%) Oracle
21 95 (27.07%) JUnit

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 117 (33.33%) GlassFish
1 117 (33.33%) JBoss
2 90 (25.64%) WildFly
3 41 (11.68%) Apache Spark
4 19 (5.41%) Node.js
5 8 (2.28%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 5 (1.42%) Apache
8 2 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.57%) CMS
8 2 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.57%) nginx
8 2 (0.57%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.28%) IIS
9 1 (0.28%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.28%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (0.85%) MS Office
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (4.84%) Dynamics AX
2 10 (2.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.28%) Maximo
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.28%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.28%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 14 (3.99%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.85%) AdWords
3 10 (2.85%) Heroku
4 7 (1.99%) GitHub
5 3 (0.85%) SaaS
6 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.14%) HTTP
2 3 (0.85%) Internet
3 2 (0.57%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.28%) Intranet
4 1 (0.28%) Skype
4 1 (0.28%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (41.60%) MySQL
2 118 (33.62%) PostgreSQL
3 51 (14.53%) SQL Server
4 46 (13.11%) MongoDB
4 46 (13.11%) NoSQL
5 42 (11.97%) Apache Cassandra
5 42 (11.97%) Big Data
5 42 (11.97%) Hadoop
6 9 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
6 9 (2.56%) DB2
6 9 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.99%) BusinessObjects XI
8 6 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (1.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.42%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.42%) Relational Database
10 4 (1.14%) IBM InfoSphere
10 4 (1.14%) OLAP
10 4 (1.14%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 123 (35.04%) Jenkins
2 117 (33.33%) Hudson
3 95 (27.07%) JUnit
4 90 (25.64%) JBehave
5 76 (21.65%) Cucumber
6 73 (20.80%) RSpec
7 67 (19.09%) Selenium
8 46 (13.11%) WATIR
9 31 (8.83%) Visual Studio
10 30 (8.55%) Git (software)
11 27 (7.69%) Subversion
12 22 (6.27%) NUnit
13 21 (5.98%) Team Foundation Server
14 20 (5.70%) ReSharper
15 17 (4.84%) NSubstitute
16 16 (4.56%) Babel
16 16 (4.56%) Grunt
16 16 (4.56%) gulp
16 16 (4.56%) webpack
17 12 (3.42%) PHPUnit
General
1 82 (23.36%) Billing
2 49 (13.96%) Finance
3 43 (12.25%) Retail
4 16 (4.56%) Marketing
5 12 (3.42%) Banking
6 9 (2.56%) Games
7 5 (1.42%) Back Office
8 3 (0.85%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Law
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 271 (77.21%) Developer
2 123 (35.04%) Java Developer
3 108 (30.77%) Senior Developer
4 79 (22.51%) Senior Java Developer
5 55 (15.67%) .NET Developer
5 55 (15.67%) Agile Developer
5 55 (15.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 53 (15.10%) Lead Developer
7 44 (12.54%) Lead Java Developer
8 36 (10.26%) C# Developer
9 28 (7.98%) Senior Agile Developer
9 28 (7.98%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 28 (7.98%) Software Developer
10 26 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
11 24 (6.84%) JavaScript Developer
12 23 (6.55%) PHP Developer
13 19 (5.41%) Java Engineer
13 19 (5.41%) Senior Java Engineer
14 15 (4.27%) QA Test Manager
14 15 (4.27%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (41.60%) RESTful
2 120 (34.19%) JMS
3 117 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 117 (33.33%) Java EE
3 117 (33.33%) JAX-RS
4 115 (32.76%) Spring
5 114 (32.48%) .NET
5 114 (32.48%) JPA
5 114 (32.48%) RESTEasy
6 106 (30.20%) HTML
7 87 (24.79%) CSS
8 74 (21.08%) ASP.NET
9 66 (18.80%) HTML5
10 63 (17.95%) HornetQ
11 61 (17.38%) jQuery
12 58 (16.52%) Web Services
13 42 (11.97%) WCF
14 39 (11.11%) Ajax
14 39 (11.11%) REST
15 37 (10.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 121 (34.47%) Mathematics
2 60 (17.09%) Mobile App
3 44 (12.54%) Smart Meter
4 43 (12.25%) Artificial Intelligence
5 27 (7.69%) N-Tier
6 24 (6.84%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (5.98%) User Experience
8 19 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (5.41%) Inversion of Control
9 15 (4.27%) Data Centre
10 11 (3.13%) iPhone
11 10 (2.85%) Client/Server
12 9 (2.56%) Data Conversion
13 8 (2.28%) Computer Science
14 6 (1.71%) iPad
15 5 (1.42%) EPoS
16 4 (1.14%) Management Information System
17 2 (0.57%) Chemistry
17 2 (0.57%) Physics
17 2 (0.57%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 43 (12.25%) Android
2 41 (11.68%) Apple iOS
3 32 (9.12%) Windows
4 13 (3.70%) Unix
5 12 (3.42%) Linux
6 2 (0.57%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.28%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 237 (67.52%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (49.57%) Scrum
3 164 (46.72%) Software Engineering
4 142 (40.46%) Dependency Injection
5 137 (39.03%) SOA
5 137 (39.03%) TDD
6 131 (37.32%) Continuous Integration
7 90 (25.64%) MVC
8 87 (24.79%) Mentoring
9 86 (24.50%) Functional Testing
10 73 (20.80%) DSDM
10 73 (20.80%) OO
10 73 (20.80%) Software Delivery
11 60 (17.09%) Coaching
12 59 (16.81%) Analytics
13 49 (13.96%) OOP
14 44 (12.54%) Kanban
15 41 (11.68%) Predictive Analytics
16 40 (11.40%) Automated Testing
17 39 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 227 (64.67%) SQL
2 139 (39.60%) Java
3 113 (32.19%) C#
4 92 (26.21%) JavaScript
5 46 (13.11%) Ruby
6 42 (11.97%) Clojure
6 42 (11.97%) Python
7 41 (11.68%) Scala
8 38 (10.83%) T-SQL
9 36 (10.26%) PHP
10 27 (7.69%) Groovy
11 23 (6.55%) PL/SQL
12 21 (5.98%) VB.NET
13 20 (5.70%) PHP 5
14 19 (5.41%) XAML
15 16 (4.56%) C
15 16 (4.56%) ES6
16 10 (2.85%) Apex Code
17 9 (2.56%) TypeScript
18 8 (2.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 145 (41.31%) Degree
2 2 (0.57%) Sun Certification
3 1 (0.28%) ISEB
3 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.83%) QA
2 2 (0.57%) ISO 9000
2 2 (0.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.57%) TickIT
System Software
1 47 (13.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 44 (12.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 100 (28.49%) Oracle
2 42 (11.97%) Facebook
3 41 (11.68%) Twitter
4 32 (9.12%) Microsoft
5 21 (5.98%) Google
6 17 (4.84%) DevExpress
7 15 (4.27%) Salesforce.com
8 14 (3.99%) Zend
9 12 (3.42%) Adobe
10 10 (2.85%) Informatica
11 8 (2.28%) Pega
12 5 (1.42%) Talend
13 4 (1.14%) Cognos
13 4 (1.14%) Netezza
14 3 (0.85%) SAP
15 2 (0.57%) IBM
15 2 (0.57%) Progress
16 1 (0.28%) Red Hat
16 1 (0.28%) Sun
16 1 (0.28%) TIBCO
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + INCREDIBLE BENEFITS!
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Matt Burton Associates Ltd
Salary: £31k - 45k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
First Utility
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands, United Kingdom
First Utility
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago