Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 87 117
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 35 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.91% 2.16% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.32% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 34
Bedfordshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +66.67% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £47,500
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 973 1508 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 88.70% 92.97% 90.06%
Number of salaries quoted 809 1319 1575
Bedfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £30,300
90th Percentile £70,000 £77,500 £72,500
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Bedfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Bedfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Bedfordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +25 20 £35,000 -31.71% 1
Unit Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 18 (85.71%) REST
3 15 (71.43%) SDLC
4 14 (66.67%) Degree
4 14 (66.67%) MySQL
5 13 (61.90%) JBoss
5 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
5 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
5 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
5 13 (61.90%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (28.57%) .NET
7 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (23.81%) OO
8 4 (19.05%) Change Management
8 4 (19.05%) Finance
8 4 (19.05%) Exstream
8 4 (19.05%) EngageOne
8 4 (19.05%) OpenText
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (19.05%) Marketing
8 4 (19.05%) SOAP
8 4 (19.05%) Web Services
8 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
8 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) Windows
8 4 (19.05%) Linux

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 13 (61.90%) JBoss
2 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Exstream
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (66.67%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (14.29%) MarkLogic
4 2 (9.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Mockito
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 17 (80.95%) Developer
2 15 (71.43%) Java Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Leader
4 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
4 2 (9.52%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) REST
2 6 (28.57%) .NET
3 4 (19.05%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
4 2 (9.52%) CSS
4 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
4 2 (9.52%) HTML
4 2 (9.52%) Java EE
4 2 (9.52%) Spring
4 2 (9.52%) XHTML
4 2 (9.52%) XML
4 2 (9.52%) XSL
4 2 (9.52%) XSLT
5 1 (4.76%) EJB
5 1 (4.76%) J2EE
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) JPA
5 1 (4.76%) JSF
5 1 (4.76%) Spring MVC
5 1 (4.76%) XForms
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) SDLC
2 13 (61.90%) Mathematics
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 4 (19.05%) Acceptance Criteria
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (19.05%) DevOps
4 4 (19.05%) ETL
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
5 3 (14.29%) Document Composition
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) Service Management
6 2 (9.52%) Content Development
6 2 (9.52%) Ontologies
6 2 (9.52%) RDF
7 1 (4.76%) Global Marketing
7 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
7 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) C++
2 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
2 13 (61.90%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (61.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Dollar Universe
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) CA
1 4 (19.05%) OpenText
1 4 (19.05%) Tableau