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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 107 95 97
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 140 151 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.32% 2.56% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.94% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 96 144 103
Median salary £44,250 £41,500 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.62% +9.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,800 £50,000
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
5249 5129 4482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.92% 87.09% 83.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4097 4168 3718
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,405
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +23 55 £50,000 -
Birmingham -22 25 £39,000 +4.00% 3
Staffordshire -8 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Coventry -9 16 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Shropshire - 11 £25,000 -
Solihull +12 2 £22,500 -30.76%
Worcestershire +3 2 £41,250 +13.01%
Walsall -4 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 £40,000 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 212 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 173 (54.75%) SQL
3 146 (46.20%) Scrum
4 139 (43.99%) Software Engineering
5 131 (41.46%) RESTful
6 113 (35.76%) TDD
7 111 (35.13%) Java
8 108 (34.18%) HTML
8 108 (34.18%) MySQL
8 108 (34.18%) SOA
9 103 (32.59%) Continuous Integration
10 100 (31.65%) Dependency Injection
10 100 (31.65%) Degree
11 97 (30.70%) C#
11 97 (30.70%) Functional Testing
12 96 (30.38%) Oracle
13 95 (30.06%) Jenkins
14 93 (29.43%) .NET
14 93 (29.43%) JavaScript
15 92 (29.11%) CSS
16 89 (28.16%) PostgreSQL
17 87 (27.53%) MVC
17 87 (27.53%) Mathematics
18 85 (26.90%) Hibernate
18 85 (26.90%) JMS
19 83 (26.27%) JBoss
19 83 (26.27%) Java EE
19 83 (26.27%) GlassFish
19 83 (26.27%) Hudson
19 83 (26.27%) JAX-RS

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 83 (26.27%) GlassFish
1 83 (26.27%) JBoss
2 75 (23.73%) WildFly
3 40 (12.66%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.90%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.90%) WebLogic
5 3 (0.95%) Apache
5 3 (0.95%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.63%) CMS
6 2 (0.63%) nginx
6 2 (0.63%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.32%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (5.38%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.32%) Doxygen
3 1 (0.32%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (4.11%) Dynamics AX
2 8 (2.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 25 (7.91%) Google Analytics
2 20 (6.33%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (4.75%) AdWords
4 8 (2.53%) Heroku
4 8 (2.53%) SaaS
5 3 (0.95%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.63%) GitHub
6 2 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.90%) HTTP
2 1 (0.32%) Internet
2 1 (0.32%) Skype
2 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (34.18%) MySQL
2 89 (28.16%) PostgreSQL
3 50 (15.82%) MongoDB
4 48 (15.19%) SQL Server
5 46 (14.56%) Apache Cassandra
6 44 (13.92%) NoSQL
7 40 (12.66%) Big Data
7 40 (12.66%) Hadoop
8 13 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
9 11 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.22%) BusinessObjects XI
11 7 (2.22%) DB2
12 5 (1.58%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.58%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (1.27%) IBM InfoSphere
13 4 (1.27%) OLAP
13 4 (1.27%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 95 (30.06%) Jenkins
2 83 (26.27%) Hudson
3 80 (25.32%) JUnit
4 75 (23.73%) JBehave
5 51 (16.14%) Selenium
6 47 (14.87%) Cucumber
7 40 (12.66%) RSpec
8 39 (12.34%) Git (software)
9 32 (10.13%) WATIR
10 29 (9.18%) Grunt
10 29 (9.18%) gulp
11 28 (8.86%) Visual Studio
12 27 (8.54%) Subversion
13 23 (7.28%) Babel
13 23 (7.28%) Team Foundation Server
13 23 (7.28%) webpack
14 22 (6.96%) PHPUnit
15 21 (6.65%) NUnit
16 17 (5.38%) ReSharper
17 16 (5.06%) NSubstitute
General
1 46 (14.56%) Finance
2 45 (14.24%) Billing
3 42 (13.29%) Retail
4 17 (5.38%) Banking
5 12 (3.80%) Back Office
6 9 (2.85%) Marketing
7 3 (0.95%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) Advertising
8 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.63%) Games
9 1 (0.32%) Automotive
9 1 (0.32%) Law
9 1 (0.32%) Local Government
9 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 228 (72.15%) Developer
2 93 (29.43%) Java Developer
3 84 (26.58%) Senior Developer
4 59 (18.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 49 (15.51%) .NET Developer
6 33 (10.44%) JavaScript Developer
6 33 (10.44%) Lead Developer
7 32 (10.13%) C# Developer
8 30 (9.49%) Lead Java Developer
9 25 (7.91%) PHP Developer
10 24 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
10 24 (7.59%) Software Engineer
11 22 (6.96%) Software Developer
12 21 (6.65%) Analyst
13 19 (6.01%) Agile Developer
13 19 (6.01%) Agile Java Developer
13 19 (6.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 18 (5.70%) Senior Software Engineer
15 16 (5.06%) HTML Developer
15 16 (5.06%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (41.46%) RESTful
2 108 (34.18%) HTML
3 93 (29.43%) .NET
4 92 (29.11%) CSS
5 85 (26.90%) Hibernate
5 85 (26.90%) JMS
6 83 (26.27%) Java EE
6 83 (26.27%) JAX-RS
7 82 (25.95%) Spring
8 80 (25.32%) JPA
8 80 (25.32%) RESTEasy
9 79 (25.00%) HTML5
10 76 (24.05%) jQuery
11 67 (21.20%) HornetQ
12 61 (19.30%) Web Services
13 60 (18.99%) ASP.NET
14 42 (13.29%) REST
15 37 (11.71%) CSS3
16 36 (11.39%) Node.js
17 33 (10.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 87 (27.53%) Mathematics
2 55 (17.41%) Mobile App
3 47 (14.87%) Artificial Intelligence
4 31 (9.81%) User Experience
5 30 (9.49%) Smart Meter
6 24 (7.59%) N-Tier
7 21 (6.65%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (6.65%) iPhone
8 16 (5.06%) Inversion of Control
9 15 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (3.80%) Data Centre
11 10 (3.16%) Computer Science
12 7 (2.22%) Client/Server
12 7 (2.22%) iPad
13 5 (1.58%) Management Information System
14 4 (1.27%) EPoS
15 2 (0.63%) AS400
15 2 (0.63%) Chemistry
15 2 (0.63%) Physics
15 2 (0.63%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 42 (13.29%) Android
2 40 (12.66%) Apple iOS
3 26 (8.23%) Windows
4 11 (3.48%) Linux
5 7 (2.22%) Unix
6 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.32%) Windows CE
7 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (46.20%) Scrum
3 139 (43.99%) Software Engineering
4 113 (35.76%) TDD
5 108 (34.18%) SOA
6 103 (32.59%) Continuous Integration
7 100 (31.65%) Dependency Injection
8 97 (30.70%) Functional Testing
9 87 (27.53%) MVC
10 71 (22.47%) Mentoring
11 66 (20.89%) OO
12 65 (20.57%) Analytics
13 54 (17.09%) Automated Testing
13 54 (17.09%) Software Delivery
14 53 (16.77%) DSDM
15 42 (13.29%) Coaching
15 42 (13.29%) Kanban
16 41 (12.97%) Web Development
17 40 (12.66%) Predictive Analytics
18 33 (10.44%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 173 (54.75%) SQL
2 111 (35.13%) Java
3 97 (30.70%) C#
4 93 (29.43%) JavaScript
5 47 (14.87%) PHP
5 47 (14.87%) Python
6 40 (12.66%) Clojure
6 40 (12.66%) Scala
7 32 (10.13%) Ruby
8 31 (9.81%) T-SQL
9 23 (7.28%) ES6
9 23 (7.28%) VB.NET
10 21 (6.65%) PHP 5
11 18 (5.70%) PL/SQL
12 16 (5.06%) XAML
13 15 (4.75%) C
14 8 (2.53%) Apex Code
14 8 (2.53%) Groovy
15 5 (1.58%) TypeScript
15 5 (1.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 100 (31.65%) Degree
2 5 (1.58%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.95%) ISEB
5 2 (0.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (12.03%) QA
2 3 (0.95%) TickIT
3 2 (0.63%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA
4 1 (0.32%) MISRA C
4 1 (0.32%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (12.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 30 (9.49%) Puppet
2 2 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.63%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 96 (30.38%) Oracle
2 41 (12.97%) Facebook
3 40 (12.66%) Twitter
4 29 (9.18%) Google
5 26 (8.23%) Zend
6 23 (7.28%) Microsoft
7 20 (6.33%) Salesforce.com
8 16 (5.06%) Adobe
8 16 (5.06%) DevExpress
9 6 (1.90%) Informatica
9 6 (1.90%) Pega
10 4 (1.27%) Cognos
10 4 (1.27%) Netezza
11 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.95%) Sun
12 2 (0.63%) HP
12 2 (0.63%) Progress
12 2 (0.63%) SAP
13 1 (0.32%) IBM
13 1 (0.32%) Sybase
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Insolvency Service
Salary: £31,559 - £37,871 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago