Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 29 67
Rank change year-on-year -7 +38 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 51 52 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 7.10% 9.04% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.70% 10.14% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 49 42 3
Bath median annual salary £44,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.54% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £33,500 £34,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £50,250 £46,500
Somerset median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +14.29% -5.41%

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bath with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 662 513 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 92.20% 89.22% 88.04%
Number of salaries quoted 603 464 439
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £61,250
Somerset median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bath

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bath.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Bath

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bath

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Bath

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Bath

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Bath over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Bath

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bath region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (60.78%) HTML
3 24 (47.06%) Scrum
4 23 (45.10%) React
5 22 (43.14%) Node.js
5 22 (43.14%) Web Services
6 21 (41.18%) AngularJS
7 19 (37.25%) Java
7 19 (37.25%) CSS
7 19 (37.25%) Test Automation
8 18 (35.29%) C#
8 18 (35.29%) MVC
9 16 (31.37%) TDD
9 16 (31.37%) Degree
9 16 (31.37%) Docker
9 16 (31.37%) DevOps
10 15 (29.41%) Microservices
10 15 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
10 15 (29.41%) Front End Development
10 15 (29.41%) OpenStack
10 15 (29.41%) RESTful
10 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (29.41%) Linux
11 14 (27.45%) SQL
11 14 (27.45%) WCF
11 14 (27.45%) JSON
11 14 (27.45%) Software Delivery
12 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
12 13 (25.49%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bath by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (29.41%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.96%) JBoss
2 1 (1.96%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.76%) npm
3 3 (5.88%) GitHub
4 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) HTTP
1 4 (7.84%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
2 12 (23.53%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Bower
2 6 (11.76%) Grunt
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) Moq
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
2 6 (11.76%) webpack
3 5 (9.80%) JUnit
4 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.84%) GitLab
4 4 (7.84%) Selenium
5 3 (5.88%) Mercurial
5 3 (5.88%) Mockito
5 3 (5.88%) NUnit
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) JIRA
6 1 (1.96%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (5.88%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Automotive
2 1 (1.96%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (76.47%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) Software Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Junior
3 11 (21.57%) Junior Developer
3 11 (21.57%) Web Developer
4 10 (19.61%) Software Engineer
5 9 (17.65%) Junior Software Developer
5 9 (17.65%) Senior Developer
6 8 (15.69%) C# Developer
6 8 (15.69%) Java Developer
6 8 (15.69%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (13.73%) C# Web Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (13.73%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (13.73%) SQL Developer
8 6 (11.76%) Senior JavaScript Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Angular Developer
9 5 (9.80%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (7.84%) Graduate Developer
10 4 (7.84%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (60.78%) HTML
2 23 (45.10%) React
3 22 (43.14%) Node.js
3 22 (43.14%) Web Services
4 21 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 19 (37.25%) CSS
6 15 (29.41%) RESTful
7 14 (27.45%) JSON
7 14 (27.45%) WCF
8 13 (25.49%) jQuery
9 12 (23.53%) CSS3
10 11 (21.57%) Sass
11 9 (17.65%) HTML5
12 8 (15.69%) .NET
12 8 (15.69%) Entity Framework
12 8 (15.69%) RequireJS
13 6 (11.76%) Backbone.js
13 6 (11.76%) Browserify
13 6 (11.76%) Ember.js
13 6 (11.76%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (21.57%) Computer Science
2 8 (15.69%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (13.73%) User Experience
4 3 (5.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Linux
2 13 (25.49%) Unix
3 4 (7.84%) Windows
4 1 (1.96%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (70.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (47.06%) Scrum
3 19 (37.25%) Test Automation
4 18 (35.29%) MVC
5 16 (31.37%) DevOps
5 16 (31.37%) TDD
6 15 (29.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 15 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (29.41%) Front End Development
6 15 (29.41%) Microservices
7 14 (27.45%) Software Delivery
8 11 (21.57%) Software Engineering
8 11 (21.57%) Web Development
9 10 (19.61%) Mathematics
10 9 (17.65%) OO
11 8 (15.69%) Analytics
11 8 (15.69%) OOP
12 7 (13.73%) E-Commerce
13 6 (11.76%) Open Source
14 5 (9.80%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 36 (70.59%) JavaScript
2 19 (37.25%) Java
3 18 (35.29%) C#
4 14 (27.45%) SQL
5 5 (9.80%) Python
5 5 (9.80%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.88%) C++
7 2 (3.92%) C
7 2 (3.92%) ES6
8 1 (1.96%) PHP
8 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (31.37%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Ansible
1 4 (7.84%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.84%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Zend