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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 41 36 51
Rank change year-on-year -5 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 10 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.15% 4.65% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 5.63% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 7
Median salary £35,000 £43,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.07% +15.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 287 213 261
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 90.54% 82.56% 85.57%
Number of salaries quoted 248 200 241
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Portsmouth

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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

1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (71.79%) MVC
3 23 (58.97%) SQL
4 20 (51.28%) Scrum
5 18 (46.15%) Web Services
6 17 (43.59%) C#
7 16 (41.03%) .NET
7 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
7 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
8 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
8 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
9 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 14 (35.90%) Degree
9 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
10 12 (30.77%) C
10 12 (30.77%) Java
11 11 (28.21%) JSON
12 10 (25.64%) Selenium
13 9 (23.08%) QA
13 9 (23.08%) jQuery
13 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
14 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
14 8 (20.51%) PHPUnit
14 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
14 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
14 8 (20.51%) OO PHP
14 8 (20.51%) CakePHP
14 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
14 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
14 8 (20.51%) PHP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 8 (20.51%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.51%) MongoDB
2 8 (20.51%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (25.64%) Selenium
3 8 (20.51%) PHPUnit
4 7 (17.95%) Eclipse
4 7 (17.95%) HP UFT
4 7 (17.95%) IntelliJ
4 7 (17.95%) JIRA
4 7 (17.95%) JIRA Agile
4 7 (17.95%) JMeter
4 7 (17.95%) LoadRunner
4 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
4 7 (17.95%) Visual Studio
4 7 (17.95%) WebDriver
4 7 (17.95%) Zephyr
General
1 5 (12.82%) Military
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (58.97%) Developer
2 15 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.90%) SQL Developer
4 13 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 13 (33.33%) C# Developer
5 12 (30.77%) T-SQL Developer
6 8 (20.51%) PHP Developer
6 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
7 7 (17.95%) Test Engineer
8 6 (15.38%) Software Engineer
9 5 (12.82%) Graduate
9 5 (12.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 4 (10.26%) Lead Developer
10 4 (10.26%) Lead PHP Developer
10 4 (10.26%) Lead Software Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Java Software Engineer
11 2 (5.13%) Senior Developer
11 2 (5.13%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (46.15%) Web Services
2 16 (41.03%) .NET
2 16 (41.03%) ASP.NET
3 14 (35.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 11 (28.21%) JSON
5 9 (23.08%) jQuery
6 8 (20.51%) CakePHP
7 7 (17.95%) JMS
8 6 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 6 (15.38%) CSS
8 6 (15.38%) HTML
9 5 (12.82%) Hibernate
9 5 (12.82%) REST
9 5 (12.82%) SOAP
9 5 (12.82%) Spring
9 5 (12.82%) Spring MVC
9 5 (12.82%) XML
10 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.56%) LINQ
11 1 (2.56%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Solaris
1 5 (12.82%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (87.18%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (71.79%) MVC
3 20 (51.28%) Scrum
4 9 (23.08%) Test Automation
5 8 (20.51%) Automated Testing
5 8 (20.51%) OO PHP
6 7 (17.95%) Kanban
6 7 (17.95%) Logistics
6 7 (17.95%) Manual Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Matrix Organization
6 7 (17.95%) Performance Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Software Engineering
6 7 (17.95%) Software Testing
6 7 (17.95%) Test Strategy
7 6 (15.38%) Regression Testing
8 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
8 5 (12.82%) OO
8 5 (12.82%) SOA
8 5 (12.82%) TDD
9 4 (10.26%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) SQL
2 17 (43.59%) C#
3 15 (38.46%) JavaScript
4 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
5 12 (30.77%) C
5 12 (30.77%) Java
6 8 (20.51%) PHP
7 6 (15.38%) C++
8 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) Degree
2 8 (20.51%) ISTQB
2 8 (20.51%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (2.56%) ISEB
4 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) HP
2 6 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) Infor
3 2 (5.13%) Sage
3 2 (5.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
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