The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 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 3 months to 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
Rank 27 38 41
Rank change year-on-year +11 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 12 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 5.36% 1.01% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 1.14% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 1
Median salary £45,000 £36,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.13% -27.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 203 176 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 90.63% 88.89% 90.38%
Number of salaries quoted 186 107 190
Median salary £40,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Gloucester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Gloucester

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Gloucester over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Gloucester

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (80.65%) OO
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (74.19%) .NET
4 21 (67.74%) C#
5 7 (22.58%) PHP
5 7 (22.58%) Zend
6 4 (12.90%) Java
6 4 (12.90%) Spring
6 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
6 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (9.68%) RESTful
7 3 (9.68%) REST
7 3 (9.68%) Customer Insight
7 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
7 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (9.68%) User Experience
7 3 (9.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
7 3 (9.68%) BDD
7 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
7 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
7 3 (9.68%) IBM
7 3 (9.68%) Middleware
7 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
7 3 (9.68%) EJB
7 3 (9.68%) SOAP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester 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 3 (9.68%) IIS
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.68%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
1 3 (9.68%) Maven
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
1 3 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) JUnit
General
1 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Developer
2 17 (54.84%) C# Developer
3 13 (41.94%) .NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) Mid-Level C# Developer
5 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
6 7 (22.58%) PHP Developer
7 6 (19.35%) Senior PHP Developer
8 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Java Engineer
9 2 (6.45%) Java Software Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior SQL Developer
10 1 (3.23%) SQL BI Developer
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (74.19%) .NET
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (12.90%) Hibernate
2 4 (12.90%) Spring
3 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
3 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (9.68%) EJB
3 3 (9.68%) Java SE
3 3 (9.68%) Middleware
3 3 (9.68%) REST
3 3 (9.68%) RESTful
3 3 (9.68%) SOAP
3 3 (9.68%) Web Services
4 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.23%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Mainframe
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) OO
2 24 (77.42%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (12.90%) MVC
4 3 (9.68%) BDD
4 3 (9.68%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (9.68%) Customer Insight
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Optimisation
4 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
4 3 (9.68%) TDD
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.23%) Coaching
5 1 (3.23%) Data Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.23%) Migration
5 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (67.74%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) C++
5 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Zend
2 3 (9.68%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle
4 1 (3.23%) Sybase
4 1 (3.23%) Xamarin