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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 36 33 29
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.38% 4.06% 6.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.16% 4.93% 8.11%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 15
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,900 £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
252 223 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 84.85% 82.29% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 218 200 157
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 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
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram 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 3 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
Malvern -2 9 £48,000 +37.14%
Worcester -4 4 £23,000 -38.66%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
3 9 (56.25%) C#
3 9 (56.25%) C++
3 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
3 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
5 7 (43.75%) Degree
5 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
6 6 (37.50%) TickIT
6 6 (37.50%) WPF
6 6 (37.50%) Qt
7 5 (31.25%) .NET
7 5 (31.25%) MFC
7 5 (31.25%) Windows
8 4 (25.00%) MySQL
8 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 4 (25.00%) MVC
8 4 (25.00%) OO
9 3 (18.75%) VC++
9 3 (18.75%) Automotive
9 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
9 3 (18.75%) J2EE
9 3 (18.75%) Java
9 3 (18.75%) SQL
9 3 (18.75%) Oracle
9 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
9 3 (18.75%) Spring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) Tomcat
1 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) SaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) RDBMS
2 3 (18.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (56.25%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (18.75%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) C++ Software Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Qt Software Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programmer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) WPF
1 6 (37.50%) Qt
2 5 (31.25%) .NET
2 5 (31.25%) MFC
3 3 (18.75%) J2EE
3 3 (18.75%) Hibernate
3 3 (18.75%) Spring
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) Spring MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Ajax
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML5
5 1 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
2 3 (18.75%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (56.25%) TDD
3 9 (56.25%) Scrum
4 8 (50.00%) SDLC
5 4 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 3 (18.75%) Automated Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Project Planning
6 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
6 3 (18.75%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (6.25%) Agile Testing
7 1 (6.25%) OOP
7 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C#
1 9 (56.25%) C++
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VC++
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) TickIT
2 3 (18.75%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Zend