Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 21 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South West > Bristol
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 78 66
Rank change year-on-year -17 -12 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 112 119 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.91% 3.40% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 3.76% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 100 118 156
Bristol median annual salary £45,635 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.41% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,125 £22,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £67,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,063 £40,000
% change year-on-year -0.16% +0.16% +6.67%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 3503 3161 3464
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 90.92% 90.19% 88.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2931 2739 2944
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
South West median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +3.90%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Bristol

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Bristol

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Bristol over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Bristol

For the 6 months to 21 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 58 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
1 58 (51.79%) JavaScript
2 57 (50.89%) HTML
3 47 (41.96%) CSS
4 43 (38.39%) .NET
5 39 (34.82%) Java
5 39 (34.82%) C#
5 39 (34.82%) Software Engineering
6 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
7 36 (32.14%) SQL
8 35 (31.25%) MVC
8 35 (31.25%) Scrum
9 34 (30.36%) Finance
10 30 (26.79%) TDD
11 28 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
12 26 (23.21%) Degree
13 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
14 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
14 23 (20.54%) Git (software)
14 23 (20.54%) HTML5
15 22 (19.64%) BDD
15 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
15 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET
16 21 (18.75%) Entity Framework
16 21 (18.75%) Maven
17 20 (17.86%) REST
18 19 (16.96%) Web Services
18 19 (16.96%) AngularJS
18 19 (16.96%) User Experience

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 14 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 5 (4.46%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.57%) CMS
3 4 (3.57%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.68%) Apache Spark
4 3 (2.68%) IIS
4 3 (2.68%) JBoss
4 3 (2.68%) SAS
4 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.79%) Apache
5 2 (1.79%) iPlanet
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 3 (2.68%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.68%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.79%) GitHub
3 2 (1.79%) Office 365
3 2 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.46%) Internet
2 2 (1.79%) HbbTV
2 2 (1.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) Modbus
3 1 (0.89%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (33.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.61%) RDBMS
2 13 (11.61%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.57%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (3.57%) Big Data
5 4 (3.57%) DB2
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.68%) Apache Hive
6 3 (2.68%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.68%) Geospatial Data
6 3 (2.68%) GIS
6 3 (2.68%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.68%) Impala
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Git (software)
2 21 (18.75%) Maven
3 16 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 14 (12.50%) Mockito
4 14 (12.50%) SonarQube
4 14 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (11.61%) JIRA
6 8 (7.14%) Artifactory
6 8 (7.14%) Bitbucket
6 8 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
6 8 (7.14%) TeamCity
6 8 (7.14%) webpack
7 6 (5.36%) NUnit
8 5 (4.46%) Subversion
9 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.57%) NuGet
9 4 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio
9 4 (3.57%) Visual Studio Team System
10 3 (2.68%) Selenium
General
1 34 (30.36%) Finance
2 9 (8.04%) Banking
3 8 (7.14%) Private Banking
4 6 (5.36%) Advertising
5 5 (4.46%) Electronics
5 5 (4.46%) Games
6 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.57%) Marketing
6 4 (3.57%) Publishing
7 3 (2.68%) Back Office
7 3 (2.68%) Law
7 3 (2.68%) Retail
8 1 (0.89%) French Language
8 1 (0.89%) German Language
8 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 76 (67.86%) Developer
2 21 (18.75%) Senior Developer
3 18 (16.07%) Software Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) .NET Developer
5 16 (14.29%) C# Developer
6 15 (13.39%) Java Developer
7 12 (10.71%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (9.82%) Full Stack Developer
9 9 (8.04%) Graduate
9 9 (8.04%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Graduate J2EE Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Graduate Java Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Graduate Java J2EE Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Graduate Software Developer
10 8 (7.14%) J2EE Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 8 (7.14%) Software Developer
11 7 (6.25%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (50.89%) HTML
2 47 (41.96%) CSS
3 43 (38.39%) .NET
4 26 (23.21%) .NET Framework
5 23 (20.54%) HTML5
6 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 22 (19.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (18.75%) Entity Framework
8 20 (17.86%) REST
9 19 (16.96%) AngularJS
9 19 (16.96%) Web Services
10 18 (16.07%) CSS3
11 16 (14.29%) J2EE
11 16 (14.29%) React
11 16 (14.29%) SOAP
11 16 (14.29%) WCF
12 14 (12.50%) JSR 170
12 14 (12.50%) OSGi
12 14 (12.50%) PowerMock
13 13 (11.61%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (20.54%) Computer Science
2 19 (16.96%) User Experience
3 16 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.36%) Fintech
6 5 (4.46%) Algorithms
6 5 (4.46%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.68%) Blog
7 3 (2.68%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (2.68%) Internet of Things
7 3 (2.68%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.79%) Chromecast
8 2 (1.79%) Clustering
8 2 (1.79%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.79%) FMCG
8 2 (1.79%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.89%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.89%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Unix
2 8 (7.14%) Linux
2 8 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (2.68%) Android
3 3 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.79%) AIX
4 2 (1.79%) HPUX
4 2 (1.79%) Solaris
4 2 (1.79%) SUSE
5 1 (0.89%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (34.82%) Software Engineering
3 35 (31.25%) MVC
3 35 (31.25%) Scrum
4 30 (26.79%) TDD
5 28 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 22 (19.64%) BDD
7 15 (13.39%) Test Automation
8 14 (12.50%) Microservices
9 11 (9.82%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (9.82%) Mathematics
10 10 (8.93%) User Stories
11 8 (7.14%) OO
11 8 (7.14%) Performance Testing
11 8 (7.14%) Regression Testing
11 8 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (6.25%) Data Modelling
12 7 (6.25%) Test Management
13 6 (5.36%) Machine Learning
13 6 (5.36%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 58 (51.79%) JavaScript
2 39 (34.82%) C#
2 39 (34.82%) Java
3 36 (32.14%) SQL
4 10 (8.93%) C
5 9 (8.04%) PL/SQL
5 9 (8.04%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.14%) Python
7 6 (5.36%) Bash Shell
8 5 (4.46%) Perl
8 5 (4.46%) TypeScript
9 4 (3.57%) C++
9 4 (3.57%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.57%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.68%) Apple Swift
10 3 (2.68%) MATLAB
10 3 (2.68%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.68%) PHP
10 3 (2.68%) R
10 3 (2.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Degree
2 8 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
2 8 (7.14%) Numerate Degree
3 3 (2.68%) Postgraduate
4 2 (1.79%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.82%) QA
2 3 (2.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
2 3 (2.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.89%) MISRA
3 1 (0.89%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Docker
1 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.79%) KVM
1 2 (1.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.68%) Puppet
2 2 (1.79%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 14 (12.50%) Adobe
2 14 (12.50%) Coverity
2 14 (12.50%) Oracle
3 3 (2.68%) IBM
4 2 (1.79%) Google
4 2 (1.79%) PlateSpin
4 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
4 2 (1.79%) Sencha
4 2 (1.79%) Sun
4 2 (1.79%) Veritas
4 2 (1.79%) VMware
5 1 (0.89%) SAP
5 1 (0.89%) Tableau
5 1 (0.89%) Zend
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