The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 93 91
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.51% 0.71% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.81% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 2
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 848 866 916
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 91.58% 87.83% 86.82%
Number of salaries quoted 671 639 751
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 £29,000 £33,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Gloucestershire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +7 9 £42,500 -12.82%
Cheltenham +14 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Unit Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) .NET
3 24 (39.34%) C#
4 22 (36.07%) Java
5 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
6 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
6 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
6 19 (31.15%) OO
6 19 (31.15%) TDD
7 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
7 17 (27.87%) C
7 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
8 16 (26.23%) Visual Studio
8 16 (26.23%) MVC
9 14 (22.95%) XML
10 13 (21.31%) CSS
10 13 (21.31%) HTML
10 13 (21.31%) SQL
10 13 (21.31%) Cybersecurity
11 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
11 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
12 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
12 11 (18.03%) Degree
12 11 (18.03%) jQuery
12 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (18.03%) C++
12 11 (18.03%) IIS
12 11 (18.03%) Spring
13 10 (16.39%) Hibernate

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 11 (18.03%) IIS
2 7 (11.48%) Tomcat
2 7 (11.48%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) DNS
2 1 (1.64%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.11%) Big Data
3 7 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 7 (11.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.56%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.64%) DB2
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Visual Studio
2 11 (18.03%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.48%) Eclipse
3 7 (11.48%) Maven
3 7 (11.48%) NCover
3 7 (11.48%) NUnit
3 7 (11.48%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) Codeception
5 2 (3.28%) JUnit
5 2 (3.28%) PHPUnit
6 1 (1.64%) Mockito
6 1 (1.64%) ReSharper
6 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.64%) XMLSpy
General
1 9 (14.75%) Marketing
2 8 (13.11%) Local Government
3 7 (11.48%) Finance
4 3 (4.92%) Games
5 2 (3.28%) Military
6 1 (1.64%) Banking
6 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (49.18%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) Software Engineer
3 14 (22.95%) .NET Developer
4 11 (18.03%) Senior Developer
5 9 (14.75%) Senior .NET Developer
6 8 (13.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Senior SQL Developer
6 8 (13.11%) SQL Developer
6 8 (13.11%) Web Developer
7 7 (11.48%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Information Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) PHP Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior .NET Web Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior VB.NET Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Senior Web Developer
7 7 (11.48%) Systems Engineer
7 7 (11.48%) VB.NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.84%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (44.26%) .NET
2 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET
3 14 (22.95%) XML
4 13 (21.31%) CSS
4 13 (21.31%) HTML
5 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.03%) .NET Framework
6 11 (18.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (18.03%) jQuery
6 11 (18.03%) Spring
7 10 (16.39%) Hibernate
8 9 (14.75%) JSON
8 9 (14.75%) REST
8 9 (14.75%) SOAP
8 9 (14.75%) Web Services
9 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (13.11%) RESTful
10 7 (11.48%) CSS3
10 7 (11.48%) HTML5
10 7 (11.48%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Internet of Things
1 8 (13.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (11.48%) Mainframe
2 7 (11.48%) User Experience
3 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.28%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) AS400
5 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) iSeries
5 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.84%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) FreeBSD
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Mac OS X
3 4 (6.56%) Unix
4 2 (3.28%) Solaris
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (63.93%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.15%) OO
2 19 (31.15%) TDD
3 17 (27.87%) Software Engineering
4 16 (26.23%) MVC
5 13 (21.31%) Cybersecurity
6 12 (19.67%) Test Automation
7 10 (16.39%) Waterfall
8 9 (14.75%) Line Management
8 9 (14.75%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.11%) Business Development
9 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (13.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (13.11%) Information Management
9 8 (13.11%) Integration Testing
9 8 (13.11%) MODAF
9 8 (13.11%) Penetration Testing
9 8 (13.11%) TOGAF
9 8 (13.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (39.34%) C#
2 22 (36.07%) Java
3 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
4 17 (27.87%) C
5 13 (21.31%) SQL
6 11 (18.03%) C++
7 10 (16.39%) PHP
8 7 (11.48%) VB.NET
9 5 (8.20%) Perl
9 5 (8.20%) PowerShell
9 5 (8.20%) Python
10 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
11 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.64%) COBOL
12 1 (1.64%) VB
12 1 (1.64%) VB6
12 1 (1.64%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (27.87%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.03%) Degree
3 4 (6.56%) ISEB
3 4 (6.56%) ISTQB
4 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (11.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (11.48%) IBM
1 7 (11.48%) Zend
2 5 (8.20%) Oracle
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.28%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.64%) RedGate
5 1 (1.64%) Sybase
Gloucestershire
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Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Performance related Annual Bonus
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