Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 87 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -6 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.36% 0.61% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 0.67% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 3
Cheltenham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £33,750 £34,000 £32,050
90th Percentile £50,000 £56,750 £45,750
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 432 748 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 90.76% 90.89% 92.18%
Number of salaries quoted 378 635 486
Cheltenham median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £23,525 £28,100 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,750 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Cheltenham

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cheltenham

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

1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 8 (50.00%) HTML
3 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (43.75%) SDLC
4 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
4 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
4 7 (43.75%) XML
4 7 (43.75%) IIS
4 7 (43.75%) .NET
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (31.25%) jQuery
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) TDD
7 4 (25.00%) WCF
7 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (18.75%) User Stories
8 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
8 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
8 3 (18.75%) Test Planning

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 7 (43.75%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) RDBMS
3 3 (18.75%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) NUnit
1 3 (18.75%) Selenium
1 3 (18.75%) SpecFlow
1 3 (18.75%) TeamCity
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (18.75%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 5 (31.25%) .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (12.50%) QA Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared Java Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Full Stack Web Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Team Leader
6 1 (6.25%) Tester
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) CSS
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) XML
3 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET
4 5 (31.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (31.25%) jQuery
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (25.00%) WCF
6 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.25%) CSS3
7 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
7 1 (6.25%) HTML5
7 1 (6.25%) LINQ
7 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Configuration Management
2 7 (43.75%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (18.75%) Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 3 (18.75%) Test Planning
4 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (18.75%) User Stories
5 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 1 (6.25%) Logistics
6 1 (6.25%) OO
6 1 (6.25%) OOP
6 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
6 1 (6.25%) Product Marketing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (31.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft