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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 98 95 112
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 149 138 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.55% 2.57% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.00% 3.23% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 142 101 102
Average salary £41,500 £38,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.21% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
4964 4274 4360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.80% 79.56% 78.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4019 3547 3674
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
Warwickshire +4 41 £50,000 +31.57% 5
Birmingham -14 32 £37,500 -6.25% 6
Coventry +7 26 £42,500 +34.92% 3
Staffordshire +3 25 £35,000 -5.40% 4
Worcestershire -13 9 £36,500 -8.75%
Solihull +8 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Walsall - 3 £30,000 -
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £37,500 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 142 (51.26%) .NET
2 134 (48.38%) C#
2 134 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (47.29%) SQL
4 114 (41.16%) JavaScript
5 113 (40.79%) TDD
6 105 (37.91%) HTML
6 105 (37.91%) CSS
7 102 (36.82%) ASP.NET
8 79 (28.52%) Continuous Integration
9 75 (27.08%) jQuery
10 73 (26.35%) Java
11 71 (25.63%) SQL Server
12 70 (25.27%) Microsoft
13 66 (23.83%) Scrum
13 66 (23.83%) MySQL
14 63 (22.74%) Subversion
14 63 (22.74%) Git (software)
15 62 (22.38%) HTML5
16 61 (22.02%) MVC
17 60 (21.66%) OO
18 53 (19.13%) Windows
18 53 (19.13%) Web Services
18 53 (19.13%) .NET Framework
18 53 (19.13%) RESTful
19 50 (18.05%) CSS3
20 46 (16.61%) SOA
21 41 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (13.72%) REST
22 38 (13.72%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 15 (5.42%) Apache
2 14 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 13 (4.69%) IIS
4 10 (3.61%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.81%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (1.44%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (1.44%) WebLogic
6 4 (1.44%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.44%) JBoss
6 4 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.44%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.44%) CMS
6 4 (1.44%) GlassFish
7 3 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.72%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.72%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.36%) Kentico
9 1 (0.36%) Node.js
9 1 (0.36%) uiautomator
Applications
1 23 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.08%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.44%) HTTP
2 1 (0.36%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (25.63%) SQL Server
2 66 (23.83%) MySQL
3 26 (9.39%) NoSQL
3 26 (9.39%) Relational Database
4 23 (8.30%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (3.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (3.25%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.89%) Data Mining
7 7 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.17%) EDRMS
9 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.44%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.44%) Big Data
11 3 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 63 (22.74%) Subversion
1 63 (22.74%) Git (software)
2 30 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (7.58%) NUnit
4 18 (6.50%) Visual Studio
5 12 (4.33%) Selenium
6 11 (3.97%) InstallShield
7 10 (3.61%) JIRA
8 6 (2.17%) Jenkins
9 5 (1.81%) Hudson
9 5 (1.81%) Eclipse
10 4 (1.44%) HP UFT
10 4 (1.44%) Ant
10 4 (1.44%) NetBeans
10 4 (1.44%) Maven
11 3 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 3 (1.08%) PHPUnit
12 2 (0.72%) WebSpeed
13 1 (0.36%) JUnit
13 1 (0.36%) jMock
General
1 36 (13.00%) Finance
2 28 (10.11%) Retail
3 22 (7.94%) Billing
4 16 (5.78%) Banking
5 15 (5.42%) Investment Banking
6 12 (4.33%) Marketing
7 10 (3.61%) Pharmaceutical
8 7 (2.53%) Games
9 5 (1.81%) Automotive
10 3 (1.08%) Back Office
11 2 (0.72%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Publishing
12 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.36%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 206 (74.37%) Developer
2 58 (20.94%) Senior Developer
3 44 (15.88%) .NET Developer
4 43 (15.52%) Java Developer
5 33 (11.91%) C# Developer
6 26 (9.39%) PHP Developer
7 24 (8.66%) Senior Java Developer
8 23 (8.30%) Web Developer
9 19 (6.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 18 (6.50%) Analyst
11 15 (5.42%) Software Developer
11 15 (5.42%) Architect
11 15 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.42%) C# .NET Developer
12 14 (5.05%) AWS Developer
12 14 (5.05%) Front-End Developer
12 14 (5.05%) Software Engineer
12 14 (5.05%) Senior .NET Developer
13 12 (4.33%) Test Analyst
14 11 (3.97%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (51.26%) .NET
2 105 (37.91%) HTML
2 105 (37.91%) CSS
3 102 (36.82%) ASP.NET
4 75 (27.08%) jQuery
5 62 (22.38%) HTML5
6 53 (19.13%) RESTful
6 53 (19.13%) Web Services
6 53 (19.13%) .NET Framework
7 50 (18.05%) CSS3
8 41 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (13.72%) REST
10 35 (12.64%) Hibernate
11 29 (10.47%) WPF
12 28 (10.11%) Ajax
13 27 (9.75%) XML
14 24 (8.66%) Spring
14 24 (8.66%) WCF
15 23 (8.30%) Entity Framework
15 23 (8.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.39%) Mobile App
2 18 (6.50%) N-Tier
3 15 (5.42%) Equities
4 14 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.25%) Mathematics
5 9 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.89%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (2.89%) Learning Management System
7 7 (2.53%) User Experience
8 5 (1.81%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.81%) iPhone
8 5 (1.81%) iPad
9 4 (1.44%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.44%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.44%) SCORM
10 3 (1.08%) Biotechnology
10 3 (1.08%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.72%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.72%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 53 (19.13%) Windows
2 18 (6.50%) Windows 8
3 17 (6.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (5.78%) Linux
5 15 (5.42%) Android
6 14 (5.05%) Apple iOS
7 12 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (4.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (48.38%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (40.79%) TDD
3 79 (28.52%) Continuous Integration
4 66 (23.83%) Scrum
5 61 (22.02%) MVC
6 60 (21.66%) OO
7 46 (16.61%) SOA
8 36 (13.00%) Software Engineering
9 31 (11.19%) OOD
10 26 (9.39%) Open Source
11 25 (9.03%) OOP
12 23 (8.30%) Test Automation
13 22 (7.94%) E-Commerce
14 19 (6.86%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (6.50%) CRM
16 16 (5.78%) Kanban
16 16 (5.78%) Web Development
17 15 (5.42%) Configuration Management
17 15 (5.42%) Mobile Application Development
17 15 (5.42%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 134 (48.38%) C#
2 131 (47.29%) SQL
3 114 (41.16%) JavaScript
4 73 (26.35%) Java
5 33 (11.91%) VB.NET
6 32 (11.55%) T-SQL
7 29 (10.47%) PHP
8 14 (5.05%) VB
9 13 (4.69%) PL/SQL
10 12 (4.33%) PowerShell
11 9 (3.25%) C++
12 8 (2.89%) Python
13 7 (2.53%) XPath
14 4 (1.44%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.44%) Perl
14 4 (1.44%) Scala
14 4 (1.44%) Clojure
15 3 (1.08%) Objective-C
15 3 (1.08%) PHP5
15 3 (1.08%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 27 (9.75%) Degree
2 18 (6.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.81%) MCP
4 4 (1.44%) ISEB
5 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.36%) CCA
6 1 (0.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (12.27%) QA
2 6 (2.17%) TickIT
3 1 (0.36%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 70 (25.27%) Microsoft
2 38 (13.72%) Oracle
3 19 (6.86%) Apple
4 13 (4.69%) Telerik
5 11 (3.97%) Zend
6 9 (3.25%) Adobe
7 4 (1.44%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.36%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.36%) Progress
9 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.36%) Facebook
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Advantage XPO
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West Midlands
Mortimer Spinks a trading division of Harvey Nash Plc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
BTR Recruitment Ltd.
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Autus HR
Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Autus HR
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000, + 10% Bonus, + Share Options + Private Healthcare
Posted: 27 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago