Period
to 20 May 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 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 57 81
Rank change year-on-year -6 +24 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 50 44 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.75% 3.49% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 3.96% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 33 45 35
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -
10th Percentile £42,000 £27,500 £30,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £46,800 £49,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% -15.79% +18.75%

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 1,195 1,110 1,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 89.58% 87.96% 86.80%
Number of salaries quoted 968 936 1,064
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,655
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -0.36% +0.36%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,875 £62,500 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +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 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 45 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (74.00%) Scrum
3 35 (70.00%) TDD
3 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 35 (70.00%) SQL
4 32 (64.00%) React
5 28 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (52.00%) SOA
6 26 (52.00%) RESTful
6 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
6 26 (52.00%) Docker
7 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
8 24 (48.00%) Node.js
9 23 (46.00%) Software Engineering
10 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
11 21 (42.00%) NoSQL
11 21 (42.00%) MongoDB
11 21 (42.00%) PostgreSQL
11 21 (42.00%) C#
11 21 (42.00%) User Experience
11 21 (42.00%) Microservices
12 19 (38.00%) Marathon
12 19 (38.00%) Retail
13 18 (36.00%) .NET
13 18 (36.00%) Mentoring
14 16 (32.00%) Linux Command Line
14 16 (32.00%) Linux
14 16 (32.00%) Data Mining
14 16 (32.00%) Python
14 16 (32.00%) CRM

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 7 (14.00%) NServiceBus
2 5 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 5 (10.00%) JBoss
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (10.00%) WildFly
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) npm
2 1 (2.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (42.00%) MongoDB
1 21 (42.00%) NoSQL
1 21 (42.00%) PostgreSQL
2 16 (32.00%) Data Mining
3 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (14.00%) Event Store
4 7 (14.00%) RavenDB
5 5 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 5 (10.00%) Big Data
5 5 (10.00%) Hadoop
5 5 (10.00%) MySQL
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (6.00%) OLAP
7 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
7 3 (6.00%) Semantic Layer
8 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 26 (52.00%) Git (software)
2 22 (44.00%) Jenkins
3 11 (22.00%) Visual Studio
4 8 (16.00%) Mercurial
5 7 (14.00%) SpecFlow
6 5 (10.00%) Babel
6 5 (10.00%) Grunt
6 5 (10.00%) gulp
6 5 (10.00%) JBehave
6 5 (10.00%) Mockito
6 5 (10.00%) webpack
7 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.00%) Subversion
General
1 19 (38.00%) Retail
2 16 (32.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 27 (54.00%) Developer
2 16 (32.00%) Python Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Developer
4 12 (24.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 12 (24.00%) Software Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) C# Software Developer
5 11 (22.00%) Python Software Engineer
5 11 (22.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 7 (14.00%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 3 (6.00%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (64.00%) React
2 26 (52.00%) RESTful
3 24 (48.00%) Node.js
4 18 (36.00%) .NET
5 16 (32.00%) Django
5 16 (32.00%) Flask
5 16 (32.00%) Natural Language Processing
6 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 12 (24.00%) CSS
7 12 (24.00%) HTML
8 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (22.00%) HTML5
9 8 (16.00%) jQuery
10 7 (14.00%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
10 7 (14.00%) Web Services
11 6 (12.00%) CSS3
12 5 (10.00%) OAuth2
12 5 (10.00%) REST
12 5 (10.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) User Experience
2 16 (32.00%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.00%) Linux
2 6 (12.00%) Android
2 6 (12.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (74.00%) Scrum
3 35 (70.00%) TDD
4 28 (56.00%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (52.00%) SOA
6 25 (50.00%) Test Automation
7 23 (46.00%) Software Engineering
8 21 (42.00%) Microservices
9 18 (36.00%) Mentoring
10 16 (32.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 16 (32.00%) CRM
10 16 (32.00%) Machine Learning
10 16 (32.00%) Software Testing
10 16 (32.00%) Speech Recognition
10 16 (32.00%) User Stories
11 12 (24.00%) BDD
12 11 (22.00%) MVC
13 10 (20.00%) DSDM
13 10 (20.00%) Software Delivery
14 8 (16.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 35 (70.00%) SQL
2 21 (42.00%) C#
3 16 (32.00%) Python
4 5 (10.00%) ES6
4 5 (10.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) GCP
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 19 (38.00%) Marathon
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Xamarin
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.00%) Google