Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 48 88
Rank change year-on-year -12 +40 -27
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 38 56 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.20% 4.13% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 4.55% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35 53 23
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.71% -9.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £42,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,000 £45,750 £48,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%

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 1,056 1,230 1,285
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 88.81% 90.71% 88.13%
Number of salaries quoted 870 1,026 1,080
Coventry median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% - -

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 22 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 23 (60.53%) TDD
4 21 (55.26%) C#
4 21 (55.26%) .NET
4 21 (55.26%) AngularJS
5 20 (52.63%) SQL
6 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
7 17 (44.74%) React
7 17 (44.74%) Scrum
7 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
8 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
9 14 (36.84%) CSS
10 13 (34.21%) Docker
11 12 (31.58%) Front End Development
11 12 (31.58%) HTML
11 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (31.58%) BDD
12 11 (28.95%) HTML5
12 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
12 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
12 11 (28.95%) MVC
12 11 (28.95%) Node.js
12 11 (28.95%) CSS3
13 10 (26.32%) Marathon
13 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
13 10 (26.32%) SOA
13 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
13 10 (26.32%) Retail

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 (18.42%) NServiceBus
2 5 (13.16%) Apache Spark
2 5 (13.16%) JBoss
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 5 (13.16%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) npm
2 1 (2.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) Broadband
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (47.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) MongoDB
2 10 (26.32%) NoSQL
2 10 (26.32%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (18.42%) Event Store
3 7 (18.42%) RavenDB
4 5 (13.16%) Apache Cassandra
4 5 (13.16%) Big Data
4 5 (13.16%) Data Mining
4 5 (13.16%) Hadoop
4 5 (13.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Git (software)
2 7 (18.42%) Mercurial
2 7 (18.42%) SpecFlow
2 7 (18.42%) Visual Studio
3 5 (13.16%) JBehave
3 5 (13.16%) Jenkins
3 5 (13.16%) Mockito
4 3 (7.89%) Grunt
4 3 (7.89%) gulp
4 3 (7.89%) webpack
General
1 10 (26.32%) Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (73.68%) Developer
2 21 (55.26%) C# Developer
3 12 (31.58%) Senior Developer
4 11 (28.95%) .NET Developer
4 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET Developer
4 11 (28.95%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (28.95%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 10 (26.32%) C# Software Developer
5 10 (26.32%) Software Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior C# Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 7 (18.42%) Senior Software Developer
7 5 (13.16%) Python Engineer
8 3 (7.89%) Development Manager
8 3 (7.89%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Cloud Developer
10 1 (2.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 1 (2.63%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (55.26%) .NET
1 21 (55.26%) AngularJS
2 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET Web API
3 17 (44.74%) React
4 14 (36.84%) CSS
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) .NET Framework
6 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET
6 11 (28.95%) CSS3
6 11 (28.95%) HTML5
6 11 (28.95%) Node.js
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (26.32%) RESTful
8 7 (18.42%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (13.16%) Django
9 5 (13.16%) Flask
9 5 (13.16%) Java EE
9 5 (13.16%) Natural Language Processing
9 5 (13.16%) OAuth2
9 5 (13.16%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (39.47%) Mobile App
2 8 (21.05%) User Experience
3 5 (13.16%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Android
1 5 (13.16%) Apple iOS
1 5 (13.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (89.47%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (60.53%) TDD
3 17 (44.74%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) BDD
4 12 (31.58%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (31.58%) Front End Development
5 11 (28.95%) MVC
6 10 (26.32%) SOA
6 10 (26.32%) Software Engineering
6 10 (26.32%) Test Automation
7 8 (21.05%) Microservices
8 7 (18.42%) API Development
8 7 (18.42%) Integration Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Mentoring
8 7 (18.42%) Personalization
8 7 (18.42%) SDLC
9 5 (13.16%) Analytics
9 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Kanban
9 5 (13.16%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 21 (55.26%) C#
3 20 (52.63%) SQL
4 5 (13.16%) Java
4 5 (13.16%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) ES6
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) GCP
System Software
1 13 (34.21%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) Marathon
Vendors
1 7 (18.42%) Xamarin
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Google