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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 127 109 114
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 89 102 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.63% 2.06% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 2.64% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 81 89 76
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 £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
4511 3868 3606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.83% 77.97% 75.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3947 3222 3147
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £26,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -22 34 £40,000 -16.66% 4
Staffordshire -1 20 £40,000 - 7
Solihull +2 11 £40,000 -27.27%
Coventry -11 10 £41,500 -2.35%
Warwickshire -1 8 £25,000 -37.50% 1
Worcestershire +9 4 £43,250 +33.07%
West Bromwich +6 1 £30,500 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 123 (63.73%) JavaScript
2 122 (63.21%) .NET
3 112 (58.03%) HTML
4 111 (57.51%) C#
5 103 (53.37%) Agile Software Development
6 102 (52.85%) SQL Server
7 100 (51.81%) SQL
8 77 (39.90%) OO
9 76 (39.38%) ASP.NET
10 71 (36.79%) CSS
11 65 (33.68%) Microsoft
12 59 (30.57%) Windows
13 48 (24.87%) T-SQL
14 46 (23.83%) jQuery
14 46 (23.83%) Scrum
15 44 (22.80%) MVC
15 44 (22.80%) XML
16 42 (21.76%) Web Services
16 42 (21.76%) TDD
17 39 (20.21%) VB.NET
18 38 (19.69%) OOP
19 35 (18.13%) SharePoint
20 33 (17.10%) HTML5
20 33 (17.10%) .NET Framework
20 33 (17.10%) Finance
21 32 (16.58%) Relational Database
21 32 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
22 31 (16.06%) Java
23 29 (15.03%) Web Development
24 28 (14.51%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 35 (18.13%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.22%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (5.18%) Tomcat
4 5 (2.59%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (2.59%) Umbraco
5 4 (2.07%) IIS
5 4 (2.07%) JBoss
6 3 (1.55%) Apache
6 3 (1.55%) nginx
6 3 (1.55%) Node.js
7 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.04%) Apache Solr
7 2 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.52%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.52%) FileNet
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.52%) Liferay
8 1 (0.52%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 20 (10.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (10.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.59%) Summit
2 5 (2.59%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (1.55%) Maximo
3 3 (1.55%) Servitor
3 3 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.52%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.66%) Internet
2 7 (3.63%) Intranet
3 5 (2.59%) ATM
4 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (52.85%) SQL Server
2 32 (16.58%) Relational Database
3 17 (8.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (6.22%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (5.70%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.63%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.11%) SQLite
8 5 (2.59%) Oracle OLAP
8 5 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.59%) OLAP
8 5 (2.59%) Cognos Query Studio
8 5 (2.59%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 5 (2.59%) Cognos Report Studio
8 5 (2.59%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 5 (2.59%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (2.59%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.07%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.07%) RavenDB
9 4 (2.07%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (9.84%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.33%) Git (software)
3 17 (8.81%) Subversion
4 15 (7.77%) NUnit
5 11 (5.70%) Selenium
5 11 (5.70%) QUnit
6 10 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 9 (4.66%) JIRA
8 8 (4.15%) Maven
9 6 (3.11%) Xcode
9 6 (3.11%) Jenkins
10 5 (2.59%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.07%) JUnit
11 4 (2.07%) CruiseControl
11 4 (2.07%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.55%) FitNesse
12 3 (1.55%) Grunt
12 3 (1.55%) T4 Templates
12 3 (1.55%) SpecFlow
13 2 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (17.10%) Finance
2 9 (4.66%) Banking
3 8 (4.15%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
5 6 (3.11%) Retail
6 5 (2.59%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.55%) Electronics
7 3 (1.55%) Marketing
8 2 (1.04%) Advertising
8 2 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (1.04%) Automotive
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.52%) Billing
9 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 154 (79.79%) Developer
2 53 (27.46%) .NET Developer
3 38 (19.69%) Software Developer
4 36 (18.65%) Senior Developer
5 20 (10.36%) C# Developer
6 19 (9.84%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.84%) CRM Developer
7 17 (8.81%) .NET Software Developer
7 17 (8.81%) Junior
7 17 (8.81%) Junior Developer
8 16 (8.29%) Analyst
8 16 (8.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (7.77%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 15 (7.77%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (7.77%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (7.25%) Web Developer
11 13 (6.74%) VB.NET Developer
12 12 (6.22%) Senior .NET Developer
13 11 (5.70%) Software Engineer
14 9 (4.66%) Junior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (63.21%) .NET
2 112 (58.03%) HTML
3 76 (39.38%) ASP.NET
4 71 (36.79%) CSS
5 46 (23.83%) jQuery
6 44 (22.80%) XML
7 42 (21.76%) Web Services
8 33 (17.10%) .NET Framework
8 33 (17.10%) HTML5
9 28 (14.51%) Ajax
10 27 (13.99%) WinForms
11 21 (10.88%) WCF
11 21 (10.88%) WPF
12 20 (10.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 14 (7.25%) KnockoutJS
13 14 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 14 (7.25%) XSLT
13 14 (7.25%) J2EE
14 13 (6.74%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (6.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 13 (6.74%) N-Tier
2 11 (5.70%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.66%) Equities
4 7 (3.63%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.63%) Computer Science
4 7 (3.63%) Data Structures
5 6 (3.11%) Client/Server
5 6 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.11%) User Experience
6 5 (2.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.59%) iPhone
6 5 (2.59%) iPad
7 4 (2.07%) Open Source
8 3 (1.55%) DTV
9 2 (1.04%) Learning Management System
9 2 (1.04%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.52%) E-Learning
10 1 (0.52%) SCORM
10 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.52%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 59 (30.57%) Windows
2 9 (4.66%) Linux
3 8 (4.15%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.11%) Windows 8
5 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.55%) UNIX
6 3 (1.55%) Android
6 3 (1.55%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.55%) Debian
6 3 (1.55%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.04%) Nucleus RTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (53.37%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (39.90%) OO
3 46 (23.83%) Scrum
4 44 (22.80%) MVC
5 42 (21.76%) TDD
6 38 (19.69%) OOP
7 32 (16.58%) Continuous Integration
8 29 (15.03%) Web Development
9 28 (14.51%) Software Engineering
10 26 (13.47%) CRM
11 21 (10.88%) OOD
11 21 (10.88%) SOA
12 19 (9.84%) Waterfall
13 12 (6.22%) Domain-Driven Design
14 10 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
15 9 (4.66%) Configuration Management
15 9 (4.66%) BDD
15 9 (4.66%) Refactoring
16 8 (4.15%) Automated Testing
16 8 (4.15%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 123 (63.73%) JavaScript
2 111 (57.51%) C#
3 100 (51.81%) SQL
4 48 (24.87%) T-SQL
5 39 (20.21%) VB.NET
6 31 (16.06%) Java
7 15 (7.77%) PHP
8 9 (4.66%) Python
8 9 (4.66%) TypeScript
9 8 (4.15%) VB
9 8 (4.15%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.11%) Ruby
11 5 (2.59%) Groovy
12 4 (2.07%) XPath
12 4 (2.07%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.07%) VB6
13 3 (1.55%) VBA
13 3 (1.55%) C++
13 3 (1.55%) Delphi
14 2 (1.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (8.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (8.81%) Degree
2 5 (2.59%) MCAD
2 5 (2.59%) MCSD
3 4 (2.07%) MCPD
4 3 (1.55%) MCP
4 3 (1.55%) ISEB
5 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.33%) QA
2 3 (1.55%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) TickIT
3 1 (0.52%) DO-178B
3 1 (0.52%) ISO 9000
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 65 (33.68%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.88%) Oracle
3 7 (3.63%) Cognos
3 7 (3.63%) AccuRev
4 6 (3.11%) DevExpress
4 6 (3.11%) Red Gate
4 6 (3.11%) Adobe
4 6 (3.11%) Apple
5 5 (2.59%) Business Objects
5 5 (2.59%) Netezza
6 3 (1.55%) Civica
6 3 (1.55%) SAP
6 3 (1.55%) IBM
7 2 (1.04%) QNX
7 2 (1.04%) Sencha
8 1 (0.52%) Twitter
8 1 (0.52%) Zend
8 1 (0.52%) Mercator
Warwickshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum negotiable for the right candidate
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £750000 per annum + corporate benefits & bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Bonus, flexi hours
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Based on Exp+ Bonus, Bens
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Ticketmaster UK
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago