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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 36 29 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 4.38% 5.96% 1.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.61% 8.54% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 4
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -22.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,450 £25,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £40,000 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
196 164 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 78.09% 69.79% 80.82%
Number of salaries quoted 166 135 157
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 16 September 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 7 £40,000 +53.84%
Malvern - 1 £42,500 -
Unit Testing
West Midlands

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Scrum
3 9 (45.00%) TickIT
3 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
3 9 (45.00%) OO
3 9 (45.00%) VC++
3 9 (45.00%) ISO 9000
3 9 (45.00%) MFC
3 9 (45.00%) C++
3 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (40.00%) HTML
4 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 8 (40.00%) XML
4 8 (40.00%) OOD
4 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (40.00%) QA
5 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
5 7 (35.00%) TDD
5 7 (35.00%) Windows
5 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 5 (25.00%) XSL
7 5 (25.00%) C

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (10.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (45.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
General
1 7 (35.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Developer
1 10 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Support
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate
6 1 (5.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (45.00%) MFC
3 8 (40.00%) HTML
3 8 (40.00%) XML
4 5 (25.00%) XSL
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (35.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (10.00%) Physics
3 2 (10.00%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Scrum
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (45.00%) OO
2 8 (40.00%) OOD
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 5 (25.00%) Change Control
4 5 (25.00%) Software Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Security Management
5 2 (10.00%) Logistics
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) System Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Service Management
5 2 (10.00%) ITIL
6 1 (5.00%) Time Management
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) VC++
2 9 (45.00%) C++
3 8 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
5 5 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (45.00%) TickIT
1 9 (45.00%) ISO 9000
2 8 (40.00%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Cognos