Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Somerset > Bath
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 56 68
Rank change year-on-year +16 +12 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 46 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bath 5.57% 3.34% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 3.72% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 7
Bath median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% -15.00%
10th Percentile £31,500 £36,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £49,900 £43,500 £46,250
Somerset median annual salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% -5.88% -15.00%

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bath
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 768 565 500
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bath 92.98% 89.83% 84.32%
Number of salaries quoted 581 542 471
Bath median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £55,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%

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 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Bath

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, 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 26 (56.52%) C#
2 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (52.17%) WCF
4 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
4 21 (45.65%) Greenfield Project
5 20 (43.48%) MVC
6 19 (41.30%) .NET
7 17 (36.96%) NUnit
8 16 (34.78%) WPF
9 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
9 15 (32.61%) Moq
9 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
10 14 (30.43%) NHibernate
11 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
11 11 (23.91%) Selenium
12 10 (21.74%) HTML
13 9 (19.57%) CSS
13 9 (19.57%) Web Services
13 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
13 9 (19.57%) BDD
13 9 (19.57%) DevOps
14 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
15 7 (15.22%) SQL
15 7 (15.22%) ISEB
15 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
15 7 (15.22%) Analytics
15 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
15 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
15 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
15 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting

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 1 (2.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) HTTP
2 3 (6.52%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.17%) Redis
3 1 (2.17%) Riak
Development Applications
1 17 (36.96%) NUnit
2 15 (32.61%) Moq
3 11 (23.91%) Selenium
4 9 (19.57%) Cucumber
5 7 (15.22%) Git (software)
6 5 (10.87%) LoadUI
6 5 (10.87%) SoapUI
6 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
6 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
7 4 (8.70%) Eclipse
7 4 (8.70%) GCC
8 2 (4.35%) SonarQube
9 1 (2.17%) JUnit
9 1 (2.17%) Mockito
9 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Software Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) Developer
3 12 (26.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 7 (15.22%) Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) C# Developer
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Senior Test Analyst
4 7 (15.22%) Test Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) SQL Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Applications Developer
6 4 (8.70%) C# Application Developer
6 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support
6 4 (8.70%) Software Tester
6 4 (8.70%) Tester
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) Principal Software Engineer
7 3 (6.52%) VB Developer
7 3 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.52%) WinForms Developer
8 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (52.17%) WCF
2 19 (41.30%) .NET
3 16 (34.78%) WPF
4 14 (30.43%) NHibernate
5 10 (21.74%) HTML
6 9 (19.57%) CSS
6 9 (19.57%) Web Services
7 6 (13.04%) AngularJS
7 6 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 6 (13.04%) Entity Framework
7 6 (13.04%) REST
7 6 (13.04%) WinForms
8 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.87%) Gherkin
8 5 (10.87%) RESTful
9 4 (8.70%) JSON
10 3 (6.52%) D3.js
10 3 (6.52%) HTML5
10 3 (6.52%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.87%) Linux
1 5 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (6.52%) Mac OS
3 1 (2.17%) OpenWrt
3 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (45.65%) Software Engineering
3 20 (43.48%) MVC
4 15 (32.61%) Test Automation
5 11 (23.91%) Software Testing
6 9 (19.57%) BDD
6 9 (19.57%) DevOps
7 7 (15.22%) Analytics
7 7 (15.22%) Digital Analytics
7 7 (15.22%) Test Scripting
7 7 (15.22%) Test Strategy
7 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
8 5 (10.87%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (10.87%) Functional Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Scrum
8 5 (10.87%) SDLC
9 4 (8.70%) Regression Testing
9 4 (8.70%) Web Development
10 3 (6.52%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 26 (56.52%) C#
2 15 (32.61%) JavaScript
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 6 (13.04%) Python
5 5 (10.87%) C
6 4 (8.70%) VB
7 3 (6.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (6.52%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.35%) Embedded C
8 2 (4.35%) Java
9 1 (2.17%) C++
9 1 (2.17%) Erlang
9 1 (2.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (15.22%) ISEB
1 7 (15.22%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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