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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 83 127 122
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 168 87 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.01% 1.76% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.47% 2.13% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 132 76 55
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
4846 4089 3494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 86.71% 82.72% 82.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4004 3505 2819
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +33 64 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Birmingham -1 34 £50,000 +25.00% 4
Coventry +19 28 £40,250 -3.01%
Staffordshire -8 20 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Shropshire - 7 £47,500 -
Walsall - 4 £67,500 -
Worcestershire -5 1 £32,000 -40.46% 1
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 196 (65.99%) SQL
2 174 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
3 128 (43.10%) C#
4 127 (42.76%) .NET
5 108 (36.36%) Software Engineering
6 106 (35.69%) Degree
6 106 (35.69%) MVC
7 100 (33.67%) Java
8 98 (33.00%) TDD
9 97 (32.66%) RESTful
10 96 (32.32%) Scrum
11 95 (31.99%) JavaScript
11 95 (31.99%) MySQL
12 94 (31.65%) HTML
13 90 (30.30%) ASP.NET
14 89 (29.97%) Continuous Integration
15 88 (29.63%) CSS
16 83 (27.95%) Billing
17 80 (26.94%) Dependency Injection
18 79 (26.60%) SQL Server
19 77 (25.93%) SOA
20 72 (24.24%) Jenkins
21 69 (23.23%) Mathematics
22 65 (21.89%) PostgreSQL
23 60 (20.20%) Web Services
24 59 (19.87%) OO
24 59 (19.87%) JMS
24 59 (19.87%) Spring
25 58 (19.53%) Hibernate
25 58 (19.53%) Java EE

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 58 (19.53%) GlassFish
1 58 (19.53%) JBoss
2 26 (8.75%) WildFly
3 13 (4.38%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.03%) Node.js
5 8 (2.69%) uiautomator
6 5 (1.68%) Apache
6 5 (1.68%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.35%) IIS
7 4 (1.35%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.01%) Apache Spark
8 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.67%) CMS
9 2 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.67%) nginx
9 2 (0.67%) OpenEdge
9 2 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.37%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.01%) MS Office
4 1 (0.34%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (2.36%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.39%) Google Analytics
2 14 (4.71%) GitHub
3 7 (2.36%) Force.com
4 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.35%) Heroku
4 4 (1.35%) SaaS
5 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.35%) Internet
2 2 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
3 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (31.99%) MySQL
2 79 (26.60%) SQL Server
3 65 (21.89%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (4.38%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.69%) RDBMS
6 7 (2.36%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (2.02%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (2.02%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (2.02%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 6 (2.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (1.35%) Big Data
9 4 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.35%) DB2
9 4 (1.35%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.35%) IBM InfoSphere
9 4 (1.35%) OLAP
9 4 (1.35%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 72 (24.24%) Jenkins
2 58 (19.53%) Hudson
3 55 (18.52%) Cucumber
3 55 (18.52%) RSpec
4 48 (16.16%) Selenium
5 36 (12.12%) JUnit
6 32 (10.77%) Git (software)
6 32 (10.77%) WATIR
7 26 (8.75%) JBehave
8 14 (4.71%) Subversion
9 13 (4.38%) TeamCity
10 12 (4.04%) Visual Studio
11 11 (3.70%) Mocha
12 10 (3.37%) Jasmine
12 10 (3.37%) NUnit
13 9 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
14 8 (2.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 8 (2.69%) Appium
14 8 (2.69%) SpecFlow
15 6 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 83 (27.95%) Billing
2 46 (15.49%) Finance
3 26 (8.75%) Games
4 20 (6.73%) Retail
5 16 (5.39%) Marketing
6 6 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 229 (77.10%) Developer
2 71 (23.91%) .NET Developer
3 61 (20.54%) Java Developer
4 58 (19.53%) C# Developer
5 54 (18.18%) Agile Developer
5 54 (18.18%) Agile Java Developer
6 52 (17.51%) Senior Developer
7 42 (14.14%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (13.13%) Lead Developer
9 36 (12.12%) Senior Java Developer
10 32 (10.77%) Software Developer
11 31 (10.44%) Senior Agile Developer
11 31 (10.44%) Senior Agile Java Developer
12 30 (10.10%) SQL Developer
13 29 (9.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 26 (8.75%) ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (8.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 24 (8.08%) Software Engineer
16 23 (7.74%) Java Engineer
16 23 (7.74%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (42.76%) .NET
2 97 (32.66%) RESTful
3 94 (31.65%) HTML
4 90 (30.30%) ASP.NET
5 88 (29.63%) CSS
6 60 (20.20%) Web Services
7 59 (19.87%) JMS
7 59 (19.87%) Spring
8 58 (19.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 58 (19.53%) Hibernate
8 58 (19.53%) Java EE
8 58 (19.53%) JAX-RS
8 58 (19.53%) JPA
8 58 (19.53%) RESTEasy
9 50 (16.84%) jQuery
10 43 (14.48%) Ajax
11 42 (14.14%) HTML5
12 39 (13.13%) AngularJS
13 36 (12.12%) .NET Framework
14 31 (10.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (23.23%) Mathematics
2 23 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.74%) Smart Meter
3 20 (6.73%) Mobile App
4 16 (5.39%) Computer Science
4 16 (5.39%) Data Conversion
4 16 (5.39%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (3.03%) N-Tier
6 8 (2.69%) Data Extraction
7 6 (2.02%) EPoS
8 5 (1.68%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.68%) User Experience
9 4 (1.35%) Algorithms
9 4 (1.35%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.35%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.01%) Artificial Intelligence
11 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.67%) Life Science
12 1 (0.34%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.08%) Windows
2 15 (5.05%) Linux
3 11 (3.70%) Android
3 11 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.37%) Unix
5 4 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.34%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (36.36%) Software Engineering
3 106 (35.69%) MVC
4 98 (33.00%) TDD
5 96 (32.32%) Scrum
6 89 (29.97%) Continuous Integration
7 80 (26.94%) Dependency Injection
8 77 (25.93%) SOA
9 59 (19.87%) OO
10 58 (19.53%) Mentoring
11 44 (14.81%) OOP
12 42 (14.14%) DSDM
13 41 (13.80%) Workflow
14 40 (13.47%) Web Development
15 38 (12.79%) Coaching
16 28 (9.43%) Software Delivery
17 27 (9.09%) OOD
18 23 (7.74%) Mobile Development
19 22 (7.41%) Migration
20 19 (6.40%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 196 (65.99%) SQL
2 128 (43.10%) C#
3 100 (33.67%) Java
4 95 (31.99%) JavaScript
5 41 (13.80%) Ruby
6 32 (10.77%) PHP
6 32 (10.77%) PL/SQL
7 23 (7.74%) Groovy
8 22 (7.41%) T-SQL
9 15 (5.05%) PHP 5
9 15 (5.05%) VB
10 13 (4.38%) Apex Code
11 12 (4.04%) Python
12 9 (3.03%) Shell Script
12 9 (3.03%) VB.NET
13 8 (2.69%) F#
13 8 (2.69%) Objective-C
13 8 (2.69%) TypeScript
14 5 (1.68%) XAML
15 4 (1.35%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 106 (35.69%) Degree
2 6 (2.02%) Sun Certification
3 3 (1.01%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.01%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.72%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) IEC 61508
2 2 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (7.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 23 (7.74%) Puppet
2 3 (1.01%) HP Fortify
3 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 47 (15.82%) Microsoft
1 47 (15.82%) Oracle
2 17 (5.72%) Google
3 14 (4.71%) Adobe
4 13 (4.38%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (2.69%) Appcelerator
5 8 (2.69%) Informatica
6 6 (2.02%) Sun
6 6 (2.02%) Talend
7 4 (1.35%) Cognos
7 4 (1.35%) Netezza
7 4 (1.35%) Pega
7 4 (1.35%) SAP
8 3 (1.01%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.01%) Facebook
8 3 (1.01%) Twitter
9 2 (0.67%) HP
9 2 (0.67%) Progress
9 2 (0.67%) Sitecore
9 2 (0.67%) Zend
Stafford, Staffordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £50,000 - £55,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Redditch
Computer Futures
Salary: £5000 - £55000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £38,000 + Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago