The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worcestershire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 33 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 5.00% 6.11% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 7.95% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 5 14 6
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +15.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £40,000 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -3.20%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
206 176 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 79.23% 76.86% 74.90%
Number of salaries quoted 176 147 174
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 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
Worcester -2 8 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Malvern - 3 £41,500 -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) C#
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) MFC
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) VC++
2 11 (57.89%) ISO 9000
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) TickIT
2 11 (57.89%) Scrum
2 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
3 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 9 (47.37%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
4 8 (42.11%) QA
4 8 (42.11%) Degree
4 8 (42.11%) OO
4 8 (42.11%) XML
4 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 8 (42.11%) OOD
5 7 (36.84%) C
5 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
6 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 5 (26.32%) IIS
7 5 (26.32%) XSL
7 5 (26.32%) Web Services

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 5 (26.32%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) RDBMS
2 5 (26.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.26%) NUnit
General
1 9 (47.37%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) Developer
2 9 (47.37%) .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior .NET Developer
3 8 (42.11%) Senior Developer
4 4 (21.05%) .NET Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) C# Software Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Graduate
5 3 (15.79%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior C# Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) MFC
3 8 (42.11%) XML
3 8 (42.11%) HTML
4 5 (26.32%) XSL
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Computer Science
2 2 (10.53%) Mathematics
2 2 (10.53%) Physics
2 2 (10.53%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Scrum
1 11 (57.89%) Software Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (47.37%) TDD
3 8 (42.11%) OO
3 8 (42.11%) OOD
4 5 (26.32%) Configuration Management
4 5 (26.32%) Software Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (57.89%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) VC++
3 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
4 7 (36.84%) C
4 7 (36.84%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (42.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (57.89%) ISO 9000
1 11 (57.89%) TickIT
2 8 (42.11%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
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