Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South West > Devon
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 30 53
Rank change year-on-year -15 +23 +34
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 55 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.14% 8.66% 4.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 9.43% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 13 51 26
Devon median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,070 £32,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 Devon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 445 583 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 87.43% 91.81% 88.26%
Number of salaries quoted 352 520 512
Devon median annual salary £37,500 £36,301 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.30% +3.72% -
10th Percentile £24,275 £24,200 £22,500
90th Percentile £69,700 £53,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Devon

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Devon

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Devon over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Devon

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Devon region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -8 8 £48,500 +23.57% 8
Plymouth -2 6 £34,000 +23.64% 10
Barnstaple - 1 £50,000 -
Unit Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 16 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 Devon region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) C#
2 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
3 8 (50.00%) JIRA
4 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
4 7 (43.75%) Java
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
5 6 (37.50%) C++
5 6 (37.50%) SMS
5 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 6 (37.50%) SDLC
6 5 (31.25%) MVC
6 5 (31.25%) ISEB
6 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
6 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
7 4 (25.00%) RESTful
7 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (25.00%) CSS
7 4 (25.00%) Web Services
7 4 (25.00%) HTML
7 4 (25.00%) SOLID
7 4 (25.00%) BDD
8 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 3 (18.75%) Node.js
8 3 (18.75%) T-SQL

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) npm
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (50.00%) JIRA
2 7 (43.75%) Git (software)
3 6 (37.50%) Jenkins
4 3 (18.75%) NUnit
5 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
6 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (6.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (87.50%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) Software Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Software Tester
3 6 (37.50%) Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Automation Tester
4 5 (31.25%) Developer in Test
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Angular Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) CSS
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) RESTful
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) AngularJS
2 3 (18.75%) Node.js
3 2 (12.50%) .NET
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
3 2 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (12.50%) LESS
3 2 (12.50%) Sass
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (6.25%) Express
4 1 (6.25%) Gherkin
4 1 (6.25%) REST
4 1 (6.25%) SOAP
4 1 (6.25%) Visualforce
4 1 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (6.25%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Test Automation
2 7 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (37.50%) SDLC
4 5 (31.25%) MVC
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 4 (25.00%) BDD
5 4 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (25.00%) Scrum
5 4 (25.00%) SOLID
6 3 (18.75%) Web Design
7 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
7 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
7 2 (12.50%) Identity Management
7 2 (12.50%) Mentoring
7 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (6.25%) API Design
8 1 (6.25%) Line Management
8 1 (6.25%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 12 (75.00%) C#
3 7 (43.75%) Java
3 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 6 (37.50%) C++
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 2 (12.50%) ES6
7 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
7 1 (6.25%) C
7 1 (6.25%) Python
7 1 (6.25%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) ISEB
1 5 (31.25%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.25%) Pardot
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com