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 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 38 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 3.72% 1.67% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 1.91% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Median salary £42,500 £48,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.82% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 206 209 258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 85.12% 87.45% 86.87%
Number of salaries quoted 184 126 221
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) OO
3 11 (52.38%) .NET
4 9 (42.86%) C#
5 7 (33.33%) PHP
5 7 (33.33%) Zend
6 6 (28.57%) TDD
6 6 (28.57%) Java
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
7 5 (23.81%) MVC
7 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
7 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
8 4 (19.05%) Spring
8 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
8 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
8 4 (19.05%) C++
9 3 (14.29%) EJB
9 3 (14.29%) SOAP
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) Middleware
9 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
9 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
9 3 (14.29%) IIS
9 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
9 3 (14.29%) IBM
9 3 (14.29%) Maven
9 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001

Unit Testing
Co-occurring 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Visual Studio
2 3 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 3 (14.29%) Maven
2 3 (14.29%) Subversion
3 1 (4.76%) JUnit
3 1 (4.76%) ReSharper
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Games
1 1 (4.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 7 (33.33%) PHP Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
5 3 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Mid-Level C# Developer
6 2 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.76%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior PL/SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Senior SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
7 1 (4.76%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
3 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
3 4 (19.05%) Spring
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (14.29%) EJB
4 3 (14.29%) Java SE
4 3 (14.29%) Middleware
4 3 (14.29%) REST
4 3 (14.29%) RESTful
4 3 (14.29%) SOAP
4 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
6 1 (4.76%) Ionic Framework
6 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Mainframe
1 3 (14.29%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) OO
3 6 (28.57%) TDD
4 5 (23.81%) MVC
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) BDD
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 3 (14.29%) Customer Insight
5 3 (14.29%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (4.76%) Coaching
7 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) PHP
3 6 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) C++
5 2 (9.52%) C
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Zend
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) RedGate
4 1 (4.76%) Sybase
4 1 (4.76%) Xamarin