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 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 80 87
Rank change year-on-year +19 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.18% 1.09% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.18% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 10
Median salary £35,000 £47,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.31% +15.15%  
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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 552 850 982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 92.93% 92.39% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 421 759 820
Median salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton - 5 £35,000 - 1
Unit Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (42.86%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 6 (42.86%) QA
2 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 6 (42.86%) SDLC
3 5 (35.71%) LESS
3 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
4 4 (28.57%) User Stories
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (28.57%) API Design
4 4 (28.57%) Grunt
4 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
4 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 4 (28.57%) Drupal
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) J2EE
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) TDD
4 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (28.57%) EJB
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) JBoss
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript

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 4 (28.57%) Drupal
1 4 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (28.57%) Grunt
3 2 (14.29%) Bower
3 2 (14.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (14.29%) Fiddler
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
3 2 (14.29%) JUnit
3 2 (14.29%) PHPUnit
3 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Angular Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Web Manager
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) RESTful
2 5 (35.71%) AngularJS
2 5 (35.71%) LESS
3 4 (28.57%) EJB
3 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 4 (28.57%) REST
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (14.29%) CSS3
5 2 (14.29%) Highcharts JS
5 2 (14.29%) JPA
5 2 (14.29%) Node.js
5 2 (14.29%) PhoneGap
5 2 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (14.29%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (14.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SDLC
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) API Design
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) User Stories
3 3 (21.43%) Release Management
4 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 2 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (14.29%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.14%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (42.86%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
1 2 (14.29%) hybris
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Perforce
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
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