Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 88 56
Rank change year-on-year +35 -32 +30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 47 26 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.57% 1.83% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.05% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 26 34 62
Coventry median annual salary £34,500 £33,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -15.63% -3.61%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £31,300
90th Percentile £47,500 £44,250 £57,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.96%

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 1184 1269 1255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 89.83% 89.49% 87.03%
Number of salaries quoted 947 1042 1027
Coventry median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Test Automation
3 21 (44.68%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (38.30%) C#
5 17 (36.17%) Scrum
6 15 (31.91%) SQL
7 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
8 13 (27.66%) Manual Testing
8 13 (27.66%) Mathematics
8 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
8 13 (27.66%) .NET
8 13 (27.66%) Regression Testing
9 12 (25.53%) HTML
10 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.40%) ETL
10 11 (23.40%) RESTful
10 11 (23.40%) jQuery
11 10 (21.28%) CSS
11 10 (21.28%) MVC
12 9 (19.15%) Finance
12 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
12 9 (19.15%) Java
12 9 (19.15%) Degree
12 9 (19.15%) TDD
12 9 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (19.15%) Docker
12 9 (19.15%) Microservices
13 8 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
13 8 (17.02%) REST
13 8 (17.02%) Microsoft

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 (12.77%) GlassFish
1 6 (12.77%) JBoss
1 6 (12.77%) Jetty
1 6 (12.77%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.13%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) npm
1 3 (6.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) AMQP
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 6 (12.77%) MongoDB
1 6 (12.77%) MySQL
1 6 (12.77%) NoSQL
1 6 (12.77%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (10.64%) OLAP
2 5 (10.64%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.64%) Semantic Layer
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (10.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Jenkins
2 9 (19.15%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.77%) Hudson
4 5 (10.64%) Subversion
4 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.38%) Babel
5 3 (6.38%) Grunt
5 3 (6.38%) gulp
5 3 (6.38%) webpack
6 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.13%) PostCSS
6 1 (2.13%) Xcode
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Billing
2 6 (12.77%) Retail
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (48.94%) Developer
2 13 (27.66%) Tester
3 12 (25.53%) Systems Tester
4 9 (19.15%) C# Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Software Developer
4 9 (19.15%) Software Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) Automation Tester
6 7 (14.89%) .NET Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (12.77%) Principal Software Engineer
8 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 4 (8.51%) .NET Software Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 3 (6.38%) HTML Developer
10 3 (6.38%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (27.66%) .NET
2 12 (25.53%) HTML
3 11 (23.40%) jQuery
3 11 (23.40%) RESTful
4 10 (21.28%) CSS
5 8 (17.02%) REST
6 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
7 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (12.77%) Java EE
7 6 (12.77%) JAX-RS
7 6 (12.77%) JMS
7 6 (12.77%) JPA
7 6 (12.77%) RESTEasy
7 6 (12.77%) Spring
7 6 (12.77%) Spring Boot
8 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
8 5 (10.64%) HTML5
8 5 (10.64%) MDX
9 4 (8.51%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (8.51%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Smart Meter
2 4 (8.51%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
2 4 (8.51%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.38%) User Experience
4 2 (4.26%) e-Learning
4 2 (4.26%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.13%) DataPower
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (46.81%) Test Automation
3 21 (44.68%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (36.17%) Scrum
5 14 (29.79%) Software Engineering
6 13 (27.66%) Manual Testing
6 13 (27.66%) Mathematics
6 13 (27.66%) Regression Testing
7 11 (23.40%) ETL
8 10 (21.28%) MVC
9 9 (19.15%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (19.15%) Microservices
9 9 (19.15%) TDD
10 8 (17.02%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (12.77%) Coaching
11 6 (12.77%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (12.77%) Data Transformation
11 6 (12.77%) OO
11 6 (12.77%) SOA
12 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) C#
2 15 (31.91%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) JavaScript
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 6 (12.77%) Clojure
5 6 (12.77%) Scala
5 6 (12.77%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.38%) C++
6 3 (6.38%) ES6
7 1 (2.13%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (19.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (12.77%) Marathon
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.77%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) IBM