The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 48 35 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.78% 4.58% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.90% 5.71% 9.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 15
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,650 £35,450 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,850 £41,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
221 210 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 85.99% 80.15% 71.93%
Number of salaries quoted 203 176 135
Average salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Malvern 0 2 £42,250 -0.58%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) C++
2 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 6 (46.15%) TickIT
4 6 (46.15%) Qt
4 6 (46.15%) WPF
4 6 (46.15%) SDLC
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
5 5 (38.46%) .NET
5 5 (38.46%) MFC
6 3 (23.08%) VC++
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Automotive
6 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
6 3 (23.08%) SaaS
6 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
6 3 (23.08%) QA
6 3 (23.08%) Biotechnology
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
6 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (69.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (69.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (23.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Qt Software Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate
5 1 (7.69%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Graduate Software Tester
5 1 (7.69%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.69%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) WPF
1 6 (46.15%) Qt
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) MFC
3 1 (7.69%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) Ajax
3 1 (7.69%) HTML5
3 1 (7.69%) CSS3
3 1 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 3 (23.08%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (69.23%) TDD
2 9 (69.23%) Scrum
3 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
4 6 (46.15%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
6 1 (7.69%) OOP
6 1 (7.69%) OO
6 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 1 (7.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) C++
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) VC++
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (46.15%) TickIT
2 3 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Zend