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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 140 90 102
Rank change year-on-year
-50 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 85 131 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 2.49% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 3.16% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 80 119 84
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,250 £50,000 £59,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
4682 4141 3470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.48% 78.80% 75.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4030 3519 2980
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 October 2014.

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 30 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
(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
Birmingham -45 30 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Warwickshire -1 18 £25,000 -35.48%
Coventry -15 10 £42,250 +20.71% 3
Staffordshire -16 10 £35,000 -11.39% 4
Solihull -6 8 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Worcestershire -9 4 £33,750 +5.46% 1
West Bromwich +4 2 £30,500 -32.22%
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 146 (65.77%) JavaScript
2 138 (62.16%) .NET
3 136 (61.26%) HTML
4 135 (60.81%) SQL Server
5 123 (55.41%) C#
6 122 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (49.55%) SQL
8 95 (42.79%) CSS
9 85 (38.29%) ASP.NET
10 84 (37.84%) Microsoft
11 82 (36.94%) OO
12 67 (30.18%) XML
13 65 (29.28%) Windows
14 64 (28.83%) Web Services
15 59 (26.58%) VB.NET
16 57 (25.68%) Scrum
17 56 (25.23%) jQuery
18 53 (23.87%) MVC
19 49 (22.07%) T-SQL
20 48 (21.62%) HTML5
21 46 (20.72%) OOP
22 45 (20.27%) Ajax
23 43 (19.37%) SharePoint
24 41 (18.47%) TDD
25 38 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
26 34 (15.32%) SOA
26 34 (15.32%) Web Development
26 34 (15.32%) Degree
27 33 (14.86%) Finance
28 31 (13.96%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 43 (19.37%) SharePoint
2 12 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (4.50%) IIS
3 10 (4.50%) Tomcat
4 8 (3.60%) JBoss
5 7 (3.15%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (2.70%) Apache
7 3 (1.35%) Node.js
7 3 (1.35%) nginx
8 2 (0.90%) LiveCycle
8 2 (0.90%) Confluence
8 2 (0.90%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.90%) FileNet
9 1 (0.45%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 31 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 26 (11.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.15%) Summit
2 7 (3.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.35%) Maximo
3 3 (1.35%) Servitor
3 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.95%) Intranet
2 10 (4.50%) Internet
3 7 (3.15%) ATM
4 2 (0.90%) HTTP
5 1 (0.45%) FTP
5 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (60.81%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 24 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.05%) RDBMS
6 9 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.15%) Cognos Query Studio
7 7 (3.15%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 7 (3.15%) Cognos Report Studio
7 7 (3.15%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 7 (3.15%) IBM InfoSphere
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.15%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.15%) Data Mining
7 7 (3.15%) OLAP
7 7 (3.15%) MySQL
7 7 (3.15%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.70%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 26 (11.71%) Subversion
2 22 (9.91%) Git (software)
3 21 (9.46%) Visual Studio
4 19 (8.56%) JIRA
5 16 (7.21%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.86%) Selenium
7 10 (4.50%) Maven
7 10 (4.50%) Jenkins
8 9 (4.05%) NUnit
9 8 (3.60%) QUnit
10 7 (3.15%) Eclipse
11 6 (2.70%) FitNesse
11 6 (2.70%) ReSharper
12 5 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (1.80%) Oracle APEX
13 4 (1.80%) CruiseControl
13 4 (1.80%) Mercurial
14 3 (1.35%) SpecFlow
14 3 (1.35%) Hudson
14 3 (1.35%) Grunt
General
1 33 (14.86%) Finance
2 11 (4.95%) Manufacturing
3 9 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 7 (3.15%) Games
4 7 (3.15%) Banking
5 6 (2.70%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.80%) Retail
7 3 (1.35%) Electronics
7 3 (1.35%) Marketing
8 2 (0.90%) Advertising
9 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (83.78%) Developer
2 67 (30.18%) .NET Developer
3 39 (17.57%) Software Developer
4 37 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 25 (11.26%) CRM Developer
6 23 (10.36%) VB.NET Developer
7 21 (9.46%) C# Developer
8 19 (8.56%) Junior
8 19 (8.56%) Analyst
8 19 (8.56%) Junior Developer
8 19 (8.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 18 (8.11%) Senior .NET Developer
9 18 (8.11%) Java Developer
10 17 (7.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 17 (7.66%) .NET Software Developer
11 15 (6.76%) ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (6.31%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (5.86%) Web Developer
14 12 (5.41%) Software Engineer
15 11 (4.95%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (62.16%) .NET
2 136 (61.26%) HTML
3 95 (42.79%) CSS
4 85 (38.29%) ASP.NET
5 67 (30.18%) XML
6 64 (28.83%) Web Services
7 56 (25.23%) jQuery
8 48 (21.62%) HTML5
9 45 (20.27%) Ajax
10 26 (11.71%) .NET Framework
11 24 (10.81%) WinForms
12 21 (9.46%) CSS3
13 20 (9.01%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (9.01%) WPF
14 19 (8.56%) XSLT
14 19 (8.56%) XHTML
15 17 (7.66%) SOAP
16 14 (6.31%) J2EE
16 14 (6.31%) Silverlight
16 14 (6.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) N-Tier
2 14 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.86%) Data Structures
3 13 (5.86%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.50%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.05%) Mobile App
6 7 (3.15%) Equities
7 6 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 6 (2.70%) User Experience
8 5 (2.25%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (1.80%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.80%) Data Extraction
10 3 (1.35%) Learning Management System
10 3 (1.35%) Open Source
10 3 (1.35%) DTV
11 1 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 1 (0.45%) AS400
11 1 (0.45%) Streaming Video
11 1 (0.45%) E-Learning
11 1 (0.45%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 65 (29.28%) Windows
2 16 (7.21%) Linux
3 5 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.25%) UNIX
4 3 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.35%) Windows 8
4 3 (1.35%) Mac OS X
4 3 (1.35%) Debian
4 3 (1.35%) Ubuntu
4 3 (1.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (54.95%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (36.94%) OO
3 57 (25.68%) Scrum
4 53 (23.87%) MVC
5 46 (20.72%) OOP
6 41 (18.47%) TDD
7 38 (17.12%) Continuous Integration
8 34 (15.32%) Web Development
8 34 (15.32%) SOA
9 30 (13.51%) CRM
10 27 (12.16%) Software Engineering
11 25 (11.26%) Waterfall
12 18 (8.11%) OOD
13 16 (7.21%) SEO
14 15 (6.76%) Domain-Driven Design
15 12 (5.41%) Document Management
15 12 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
16 11 (4.95%) ETL
17 10 (4.50%) Configuration Management
17 10 (4.50%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 146 (65.77%) JavaScript
2 123 (55.41%) C#
3 110 (49.55%) SQL
4 59 (26.58%) VB.NET
5 49 (22.07%) T-SQL
6 31 (13.96%) Java
7 21 (9.46%) PHP
8 17 (7.66%) VB
9 11 (4.95%) PL/SQL
10 9 (4.05%) VB6
11 8 (3.60%) Python
12 6 (2.70%) Groovy
12 6 (2.70%) TypeScript
13 5 (2.25%) PHP5
13 5 (2.25%) VC++
13 5 (2.25%) C++
14 4 (1.80%) Delphi
15 3 (1.35%) C
15 3 (1.35%) VBA
16 2 (0.90%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 34 (15.32%) Degree
2 19 (8.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (3.15%) MCAD
3 7 (3.15%) MCSD
4 5 (2.25%) ISEB
5 4 (1.80%) MCPD
6 1 (0.45%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.36%) QA
2 9 (4.05%) SLA
3 5 (2.25%) TickIT
3 5 (2.25%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.45%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 84 (37.84%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.61%) Oracle
3 16 (7.21%) AccuRev
4 11 (4.95%) Netezza
5 9 (4.05%) Cognos
6 7 (3.15%) Business Objects
7 6 (2.70%) Zend
7 6 (2.70%) DevExpress
7 6 (2.70%) Red Gate
8 5 (2.25%) SAP
8 5 (2.25%) IBM
9 4 (1.80%) Informatica
9 4 (1.80%) Sencha
9 4 (1.80%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.80%) Twitter
10 3 (1.35%) Civica
11 2 (0.90%) Adobe
11 2 (0.90%) Apple
12 1 (0.45%) webMethods
12 1 (0.45%) Mercator
Staffordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
QUANTICA
Salary: FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £43000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus,
Posted: 13 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + +Benefits+Bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago