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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 102 84 113
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +29
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 140 147 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.42% 2.74% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.44% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 132 107 107
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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
4872 4276 4317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.19% 79.75% 78.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3986 3551 3640
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 7 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 7 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 -1 38 £50,000 +31.57% 3
Coventry +6 24 £47,500 +50.79% 4
Birmingham -44 23 £36,250 -7.05% 6
Staffordshire -7 22 £35,000 -5.40% 5
Worcestershire -10 13 £36,500 +4.28%
Solihull +13 8 £32,500 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 6 £37,500 -
Walsall - 3 £30,000 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 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.

1 140 (55.34%) .NET
2 135 (53.36%) Agile Software Development
3 131 (51.78%) C#
4 115 (45.45%) SQL
5 103 (40.71%) JavaScript
6 96 (37.94%) ASP.NET
6 96 (37.94%) TDD
7 88 (34.78%) CSS
7 88 (34.78%) HTML
8 73 (28.85%) SQL Server
9 71 (28.06%) MVC
10 68 (26.88%) jQuery
10 68 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
11 62 (24.51%) Git (software)
12 60 (23.72%) Scrum
13 59 (23.32%) MySQL
14 58 (22.92%) .NET Framework
15 57 (22.53%) Java
15 57 (22.53%) OO
15 57 (22.53%) Microsoft
16 56 (22.13%) Subversion
17 50 (19.76%) Web Services
18 46 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
19 45 (17.79%) SOA
20 44 (17.39%) HTML5
21 43 (17.00%) Windows
21 43 (17.00%) RESTful
22 36 (14.23%) Oracle
23 34 (13.44%) CSS3
24 33 (13.04%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 7 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 16 (6.32%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.74%) IIS
2 12 (4.74%) Apache
2 12 (4.74%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.37%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (1.98%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.19%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.19%) CMS
6 3 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.19%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.40%) OpenEdge
7 1 (0.40%) uiautomator
7 1 (0.40%) Kentico
7 1 (0.40%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.58%) SaaS
2 1 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.58%) HTTP
2 3 (1.19%) Internet
3 1 (0.40%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 59 (23.32%) MySQL
3 30 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 22 (8.70%) NoSQL
5 18 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
6 12 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.16%) Data Mining
8 8 (3.16%) RDBMS
9 6 (2.37%) EDRMS
10 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.58%) MongoDB
12 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2000
13 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 62 (24.51%) Git (software)
2 56 (22.13%) Subversion
3 22 (8.70%) NUnit
4 19 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 11 (4.35%) Selenium
6 10 (3.95%) InstallShield
7 9 (3.56%) JIRA
8 7 (2.77%) Visual Studio
9 4 (1.58%) Eclipse
9 4 (1.58%) HP UFT
9 4 (1.58%) Ant
9 4 (1.58%) NetBeans
9 4 (1.58%) Maven
10 3 (1.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.19%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.40%) Ranorex
12 1 (0.40%) Appium
12 1 (0.40%) Mocha
12 1 (0.40%) Hudson
General
1 32 (12.65%) Finance
2 22 (8.70%) Retail
3 17 (6.72%) Billing
4 14 (5.53%) Banking
5 13 (5.14%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (3.56%) Marketing
8 7 (2.77%) Games
9 5 (1.98%) Automotive
10 3 (1.19%) Back Office
11 2 (0.79%) Advertising
12 1 (0.40%) Publishing
12 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 190 (75.10%) Developer
2 52 (20.55%) Senior Developer
3 42 (16.60%) .NET Developer
4 41 (16.21%) Java Developer
5 35 (13.83%) C# Developer
6 24 (9.49%) PHP Developer
7 23 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
8 19 (7.51%) ASP.NET Developer
9 18 (7.11%) Analyst
9 18 (7.11%) Architect
10 17 (6.72%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.72%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (6.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 15 (5.93%) Web Developer
13 14 (5.53%) Front-End Developer
14 13 (5.14%) Senior .NET Developer
15 12 (4.74%) Test Analyst
16 11 (4.35%) .NET Architect
16 11 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
16 11 (4.35%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (55.34%) .NET
2 96 (37.94%) ASP.NET
3 88 (34.78%) CSS
3 88 (34.78%) HTML
4 68 (26.88%) jQuery
5 58 (22.92%) .NET Framework
6 50 (19.76%) Web Services
7 46 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 44 (17.39%) HTML5
9 43 (17.00%) RESTful
10 34 (13.44%) CSS3
11 30 (11.86%) REST
11 30 (11.86%) WPF
11 30 (11.86%) Hibernate
12 27 (10.67%) Ajax
12 27 (10.67%) WCF
13 26 (10.28%) Entity Framework
14 25 (9.88%) XML
15 24 (9.49%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 20 (7.91%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.28%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.51%) N-Tier
3 13 (5.14%) Equities
4 11 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.56%) Computer Science
6 8 (3.16%) Artificial Intelligence
6 8 (3.16%) Learning Management System
7 7 (2.77%) User Experience
8 6 (2.37%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.98%) iPhone
9 5 (1.98%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.98%) iPad
9 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.58%) Client/Server
10 4 (1.58%) E-Learning
10 4 (1.58%) SCORM
11 3 (1.19%) Biotechnology
12 2 (0.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.00%) Windows
2 17 (6.72%) Android
2 17 (6.72%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (5.53%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (3.16%) Linux
6 7 (2.77%) Windows 8
7 6 (2.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (53.36%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (37.94%) TDD
3 71 (28.06%) MVC
4 68 (26.88%) Continuous Integration
5 60 (23.72%) Scrum
6 57 (22.53%) OO
7 45 (17.79%) SOA
8 33 (13.04%) Software Engineering
9 27 (10.67%) OOD
10 26 (10.28%) Open Source
11 22 (8.70%) OOP
12 19 (7.51%) Mobile Development
13 18 (7.11%) CRM
14 17 (6.72%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.93%) Mobile Application Development
15 15 (5.93%) Kanban
16 14 (5.53%) SDLC
16 14 (5.53%) Web Application Development
16 14 (5.53%) Android Development
16 14 (5.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 131 (51.78%) C#
2 115 (45.45%) SQL
3 103 (40.71%) JavaScript
4 57 (22.53%) Java
5 32 (12.65%) VB.NET
6 27 (10.67%) PHP
7 20 (7.91%) T-SQL
8 13 (5.14%) VB
8 13 (5.14%) PL/SQL
9 11 (4.35%) PowerShell
10 9 (3.56%) C++
11 8 (3.16%) Python
12 7 (2.77%) XPath
13 4 (1.58%) Shell Script
13 4 (1.58%) Perl
14 3 (1.19%) Objective-C
14 3 (1.19%) PHP5
14 3 (1.19%) Groovy
14 3 (1.19%) VC++
15 2 (0.79%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (7.51%) Degree
2 7 (2.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.98%) MCP
4 4 (1.58%) ISEB
5 3 (1.19%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (11.07%) QA
2 6 (2.37%) TickIT
Vendors
1 57 (22.53%) Microsoft
2 36 (14.23%) Oracle
3 13 (5.14%) Telerik
3 13 (5.14%) Zend
4 11 (4.35%) Adobe
5 10 (3.95%) Apple
6 3 (1.19%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.40%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.40%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) EPiServer
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