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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 100 96 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 126 109 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.37% 2.22% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.75% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 105 85 100
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,227 £53,750 £50,000
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
4295 3965 3953
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.79% 80.72% 77.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3585 3288 3307
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -6 34 £47,500 +11.76% 4
Birmingham -2 31 £35,000 -17.64% 6
Coventry -14 20 £54,000 +44.00%
Staffordshire -6 18 £34,250 -14.37% 6
Solihull +7 13 £50,000 +35.13% 2
Worcestershire -4 4 £45,500 +30.00% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £35,000 - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,000 -
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 141 (64.98%) .NET
2 131 (60.37%) C#
3 115 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (50.69%) JavaScript
5 108 (49.77%) SQL
6 99 (45.62%) ASP.NET
7 88 (40.55%) SQL Server
8 85 (39.17%) HTML
9 80 (36.87%) TDD
10 79 (36.41%) MVC
11 73 (33.64%) CSS
12 69 (31.80%) .NET Framework
13 64 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
14 63 (29.03%) Microsoft
15 60 (27.65%) jQuery
16 53 (24.42%) SOA
16 53 (24.42%) OO
17 52 (23.96%) ASP.NET MVC
18 48 (22.12%) Scrum
19 44 (20.28%) Java
20 42 (19.35%) Git (software)
21 41 (18.89%) Web Services
22 40 (18.43%) Windows
22 40 (18.43%) Software Engineering
23 39 (17.97%) MySQL
23 39 (17.97%) Entity Framework
24 38 (17.51%) Relational Database
24 38 (17.51%) XML
24 38 (17.51%) Subversion
25 37 (17.05%) Oracle

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 22 (10.14%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.29%) Umbraco
3 10 (4.61%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.69%) Apache
5 7 (3.23%) IIS
6 6 (2.76%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.76%) Apache Solr
6 6 (2.76%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.76%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 26 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.84%) Internet
2 2 (0.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (40.55%) SQL Server
2 39 (17.97%) MySQL
3 38 (17.51%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (6.91%) RDBMS
5 15 (6.91%) NoSQL
6 11 (5.07%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (3.69%) Data Mining
8 6 (2.76%) SQLite
9 5 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.84%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2000
11 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.92%) EDRMS
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
13 1 (0.46%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 42 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 38 (17.51%) Subversion
3 25 (11.52%) NUnit
4 13 (5.99%) JIRA
4 13 (5.99%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (3.69%) Selenium
5 8 (3.69%) AccuRev
5 8 (3.69%) Maven
6 7 (3.23%) Visual Studio
7 6 (2.76%) Ant
7 6 (2.76%) Eclipse
7 6 (2.76%) Xcode
7 6 (2.76%) NetBeans
7 6 (2.76%) CocoaPods
8 5 (2.30%) InstallShield
9 4 (1.84%) QUnit
9 4 (1.84%) JUnit
10 3 (1.38%) QuickTest Pro
10 3 (1.38%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.92%) MSTest
General
1 24 (11.06%) Finance
2 17 (7.83%) Retail
3 10 (4.61%) Billing
3 10 (4.61%) Investment Banking
3 10 (4.61%) Banking
4 5 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.84%) Automotive
6 2 (0.92%) Advertising
6 2 (0.92%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.46%) Publishing
7 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 163 (75.12%) Developer
2 48 (22.12%) .NET Developer
3 44 (20.28%) Senior Developer
4 31 (14.29%) Java Developer
5 27 (12.44%) C# Developer
5 27 (12.44%) Architect
6 24 (11.06%) Software Developer
7 21 (9.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 19 (8.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (8.29%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (7.83%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (6.45%) Senior Architect
11 14 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 14 (6.45%) Analyst
12 12 (5.53%) .NET Architect
12 12 (5.53%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
13 11 (5.07%) Senior .NET Architect
13 11 (5.07%) Senior C# Developer
13 11 (5.07%) C# Architect
14 10 (4.61%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (64.98%) .NET
2 99 (45.62%) ASP.NET
3 85 (39.17%) HTML
4 73 (33.64%) CSS
5 69 (31.80%) .NET Framework
6 60 (27.65%) jQuery
7 52 (23.96%) ASP.NET MVC
8 41 (18.89%) Web Services
9 39 (17.97%) Entity Framework
10 38 (17.51%) XML
11 35 (16.13%) HTML5
12 32 (14.75%) WCF
13 28 (12.90%) Ajax
14 27 (12.44%) CSS3
15 25 (11.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 25 (11.52%) RESTful
16 24 (11.06%) JSON
16 24 (11.06%) WPF
17 20 (9.22%) REST
18 19 (8.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (12.90%) N-Tier
2 25 (11.52%) Open Source
3 17 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.91%) Mobile App
5 11 (5.07%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.61%) Equities
7 8 (3.69%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (3.69%) Computer Science
8 7 (3.23%) iPhone
8 7 (3.23%) iPad
8 7 (3.23%) Client/Server
9 6 (2.76%) Mathematics
10 5 (2.30%) User Experience
11 4 (1.84%) Learning Management System
11 4 (1.84%) E-Learning
11 4 (1.84%) SCORM
12 2 (0.92%) Device Driver
13 1 (0.46%) Biotechnology
13 1 (0.46%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.43%) Windows
2 15 (6.91%) Apple iOS
3 13 (5.99%) Android
4 12 (5.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.30%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.92%) Nucleus RTOS
7 2 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (53.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (36.87%) TDD
3 79 (36.41%) MVC
4 64 (29.49%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (24.42%) OO
5 53 (24.42%) SOA
6 48 (22.12%) Scrum
7 40 (18.43%) Software Engineering
8 32 (14.75%) Mobile Development
9 20 (9.22%) Web Application Development
10 19 (8.76%) OOD
11 18 (8.29%) Web Development
12 16 (7.37%) Release Management
12 16 (7.37%) Configuration Management
12 16 (7.37%) OOP
13 15 (6.91%) iOS Development
13 15 (6.91%) Software Architecture
14 14 (6.45%) Time Management
14 14 (6.45%) Mentoring
14 14 (6.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 131 (60.37%) C#
2 110 (50.69%) JavaScript
3 108 (49.77%) SQL
4 44 (20.28%) Java
5 33 (15.21%) VB.NET
6 24 (11.06%) T-SQL
7 14 (6.45%) Python
8 13 (5.99%) VB
9 11 (5.07%) PHP
9 11 (5.07%) XPath
10 9 (4.15%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.76%) Perl
11 6 (2.76%) C++
11 6 (2.76%) Ruby
11 6 (2.76%) Shell Script
11 6 (2.76%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.84%) TypeScript
12 4 (1.84%) Objective-C
13 3 (1.38%) Groovy
14 2 (0.92%) VC++
Qualifications
1 19 (8.76%) Degree
2 7 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.30%) MCP
4 3 (1.38%) ISEB
4 3 (1.38%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.46%) MCPD
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (8.76%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) TickIT
Vendors
1 63 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.05%) Oracle
3 18 (8.29%) Adobe
4 9 (4.15%) Apple
4 9 (4.15%) Telerik
5 5 (2.30%) Zend
6 2 (0.92%) QNX
7 1 (0.46%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.46%) Red Gate
West Midlands
TUI Group
Salary: Very competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcestershire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £24000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Hereford & Worcestershire
Omnio Recruitment
Salary: 40000-45000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £3000031000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Staffordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Enable
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum (negotiable)
Posted: 22 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + inc FE Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago