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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 41 40 43
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.43% 3.18% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 4.59% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 4
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -14.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
186 196 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 79.83% 69.26% 75.41%
Number of salaries quoted 175 176 174
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 26 November 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 +1 1 £34,000 +30.76%
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 12 (85.71%) C#
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) OO
3 9 (64.29%) OOD
3 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) XML
4 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 8 (57.14%) QA
5 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
7 5 (35.71%) XSL
7 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
7 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
7 5 (35.71%) Web Services
7 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
7 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
7 5 (35.71%) Change Control
8 4 (28.57%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
9 3 (21.43%) Scrum
9 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (21.43%) Finance
9 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
10 2 (14.29%) Service Management
10 2 (14.29%) TickIT
10 2 (14.29%) Security Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (35.71%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) RDBMS
2 5 (35.71%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (7.14%) QUnit
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) .NET Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior Developer
2 8 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) XML
4 5 (35.71%) XSL
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) MFC
6 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (7.14%) CSS
7 1 (7.14%) Ajax
7 1 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.14%) Physics
3 1 (7.14%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) OO
2 9 (64.29%) OOD
3 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
3 5 (35.71%) Software Testing
3 5 (35.71%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Logistics
5 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (14.29%) Security Management
5 2 (14.29%) MVC
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) System Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Time Management
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) JavaScript
3 8 (57.14%) VB.NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) VC++
6 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) QA
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 9000
2 2 (14.29%) TickIT
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (14.29%) Cognos