Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 105 134 123
Rank change year-on-year +29 -11 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 33 31 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.22% 1.38% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 1.53% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 15
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £30,350 £34,000 £32,600
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,875 £47,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1322 2026 1843
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 88.78% 90.49% 89.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1079 1655 1488
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £64,825
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Cheltenham +28 15 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Gloucester +8 9 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Unit Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 20 (60.61%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) HTML
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) CSS
3 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 12 (36.36%) SQL
5 11 (33.33%) IIS
5 11 (33.33%) .NET
5 11 (33.33%) XML
5 11 (33.33%) MVC
5 11 (33.33%) jQuery
6 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
6 10 (30.30%) SDLC
7 9 (27.27%) TDD
8 8 (24.24%) NUnit
8 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
8 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
9 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
9 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
10 6 (18.18%) Python
10 6 (18.18%) Java
10 6 (18.18%) Scrum
10 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
10 6 (18.18%) Web Development
11 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
11 5 (15.15%) HTML5
11 5 (15.15%) CSS3
11 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (15.15%) T-SQL

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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) DNS
1 4 (12.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 8 (24.24%) Relational Database
3 7 (21.21%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.12%) Azure SQL Database
5 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (24.24%) NUnit
2 5 (15.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.12%) NCover
3 4 (12.12%) Selenium
3 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
3 4 (12.12%) TeamCity
3 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio Team System
4 3 (9.09%) Subversion
5 1 (3.03%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 8 (24.24%) .NET Developer
3 6 (18.18%) Python Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior .NET Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (15.15%) Software Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
5 4 (12.12%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Python Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 2 (6.06%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (6.06%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (6.06%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.06%) QA Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) Senior .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (45.45%) CSS
1 15 (45.45%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) .NET
2 11 (33.33%) jQuery
2 11 (33.33%) XML
3 10 (30.30%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (15.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 5 (15.15%) CSS3
5 5 (15.15%) HTML5
6 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
6 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (12.12%) JSON
6 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (12.12%) WCF
7 3 (9.09%) Django
7 3 (9.09%) NumPy
7 3 (9.09%) Pandas
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Framework
9 1 (3.03%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.03%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
1 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) MVC
3 10 (30.30%) SDLC
4 9 (27.27%) TDD
5 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
6 6 (18.18%) Scrum
6 6 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 6 (18.18%) Web Development
7 5 (15.15%) OO
7 5 (15.15%) Test Automation
8 4 (12.12%) Acceptance Criteria
8 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.12%) Functional Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Non-Functional Testing
8 4 (12.12%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.12%) User Stories
9 3 (9.09%) Validation
10 1 (3.03%) Information Security
10 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 15 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (36.36%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) Java
4 6 (18.18%) Python
5 5 (15.15%) PHP
5 5 (15.15%) T-SQL
6 4 (12.12%) C++
7 2 (6.06%) C
7 2 (6.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (9.09%) ISTQB
3 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.06%) Zend
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft