The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 18 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 3.57% 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 1.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £23,000 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 76 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcester 79.46% 91.57% 78.02%
Number of salaries quoted 83 74 59
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £43,500
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 Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Worcester region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Worcester

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (60.00%) QA
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) Subversion
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Zend
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT jobs across the Worcester 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 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
1 1 (20.00%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (20.00%) Spring
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (60.00%) Manual Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Testing
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Zend