The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford 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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 38 43
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford - 2.39% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 2.76% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Median salary - £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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 Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 118 181 259
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 93.65% 86.60% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 111 160 202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Bedford

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Bedford

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) QA
1 4 (100.00%) Drupal
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) LESS
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Bower
2 2 (50.00%) API Design
2 2 (50.00%) API Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (100.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Grunt
2 2 (50.00%) Bower
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (100.00%) LESS
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cordova
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Highcharts JS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 2 (50.00%) PhoneGap
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) WebSockets
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) User Stories
2 2 (50.00%) API Design
2 2 (50.00%) API Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) QA