Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 74 63
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 +27
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 45 25 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.33% 2.04% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 2.34% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 60
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.62% -7.50% -3.61%
10th Percentile £35,750 £27,500 £31,125
90th Percentile £48,379 £43,750 £48,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,824
% change year-on-year - -6.59% +7.06%

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 Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,207 1,068 1,185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 89.21% 87.33% 85.75%
Number of salaries quoted 935 856 1,006
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,000 £40,566 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.54% -4.55% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Coventry

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Coventry

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 February 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) Scrum
3 30 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 29 (64.44%) Jenkins
5 26 (57.78%) RESTful
5 26 (57.78%) SQL
6 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
6 25 (55.56%) Test Automation
6 25 (55.56%) Docker
6 25 (55.56%) Microservices
7 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
8 20 (44.44%) TDD
8 20 (44.44%) SOA
9 19 (42.22%) Node.js
9 19 (42.22%) React
9 19 (42.22%) User Experience
10 17 (37.78%) Marathon
10 17 (37.78%) NoSQL
10 17 (37.78%) MongoDB
10 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
10 17 (37.78%) C#
10 17 (37.78%) Retail
11 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
12 14 (31.11%) ETL
13 12 (26.67%) HTML
13 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
13 12 (26.67%) CSS
13 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
13 12 (26.67%) jQuery
14 11 (24.44%) Artificial Intelligence

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 6 (13.33%) GlassFish
1 6 (13.33%) JBoss
1 6 (13.33%) Jetty
1 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) AMQP
2 1 (2.22%) HTTP
2 1 (2.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) MongoDB
1 17 (37.78%) NoSQL
1 17 (37.78%) PostgreSQL
2 11 (24.44%) Data Mining
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (17.78%) OLAP
4 8 (17.78%) Relational Database
4 8 (17.78%) Semantic Layer
5 6 (13.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (13.33%) MySQL
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 29 (64.44%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 12 (26.67%) Visual Studio
3 8 (17.78%) Babel
3 8 (17.78%) Grunt
3 8 (17.78%) gulp
3 8 (17.78%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (17.78%) webpack
4 6 (13.33%) Hudson
5 5 (11.11%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
General
1 17 (37.78%) Retail
2 11 (24.44%) Back Office
3 6 (13.33%) Billing
4 4 (8.89%) Electronics
5 3 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (2.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Software Engineer
2 17 (37.78%) Developer
3 15 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 11 (24.44%) Python Software Engineer
5 8 (17.78%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 7 (15.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (13.33%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (11.11%) C# Developer
9 4 (8.89%) C# Software Developer
9 4 (8.89%) JavaScript Engineer
9 4 (8.89%) Software Developer
10 3 (6.67%) .NET Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Data Manager
11 2 (4.44%) Data Migration Manager
11 2 (4.44%) Lead Developer
11 2 (4.44%) Migration Manager
12 1 (2.22%) Angular Developer
12 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (57.78%) RESTful
2 19 (42.22%) Node.js
2 19 (42.22%) React
3 12 (26.67%) CSS
3 12 (26.67%) HTML
3 12 (26.67%) jQuery
4 11 (24.44%) Django
4 11 (24.44%) Flask
4 11 (24.44%) HTML5
4 11 (24.44%) Natural Language Processing
5 10 (22.22%) Web Services
6 9 (20.00%) .NET
6 9 (20.00%) REST
7 8 (17.78%) Browserify
7 8 (17.78%) MDX
7 8 (17.78%) Redux
7 8 (17.78%) Sass
8 6 (13.33%) Java EE
8 6 (13.33%) JPA
8 6 (13.33%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 19 (42.22%) User Experience
2 11 (24.44%) Linux Command Line
3 6 (13.33%) Smart Meter
4 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (2.22%) e-Learning
5 1 (2.22%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (24.44%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (86.67%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (71.11%) Scrum
3 30 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
4 25 (55.56%) Microservices
4 25 (55.56%) Software Engineering
4 25 (55.56%) Test Automation
5 20 (44.44%) SOA
5 20 (44.44%) TDD
6 15 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 14 (31.11%) ETL
8 11 (24.44%) Artificial Intelligence
8 11 (24.44%) CRM
8 11 (24.44%) Machine Learning
8 11 (24.44%) MVC
8 11 (24.44%) Software Testing
8 11 (24.44%) Speech Recognition
8 11 (24.44%) User Stories
9 10 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (20.00%) DevOps
11 8 (17.78%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) SQL
2 23 (51.11%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) C#
4 11 (24.44%) Python
5 8 (17.78%) ES6
5 8 (17.78%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.33%) Clojure
6 6 (13.33%) Java
6 6 (13.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 25 (55.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) Marathon
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.33%) Oracle