Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 44 53
Rank change year-on-year -2 +9 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.35% 1.56% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 1.90% 3.52%
Number of salaries quoted 19 7 20
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £27,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.55% -31.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £35,550 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -

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 Solihull with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 408 368 483
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 93.36% 82.14% 88.95%
Number of salaries quoted 377 320 414
Solihull median annual salary £41,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.78% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,425 £23,250
90th Percentile £59,250 £76,250 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Solihull

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Solihull

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Solihull over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Solihull

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (68.42%) C#
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) MVC
2 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (47.37%) Xamarin
3 9 (47.37%) Mobile Development
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
3 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
4 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (42.11%) Scrum
5 7 (36.84%) XAML
5 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (36.84%) User Experience
5 7 (36.84%) Web Development
6 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
6 6 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (31.58%) Android Development
6 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
6 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
6 6 (31.58%) Android
7 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
7 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
7 4 (21.05%) QA
7 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
7 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) NoSQL
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) TeamCity
2 2 (10.53%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.53%) Maven
2 2 (10.53%) Subversion
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Mobile Developer
1 7 (36.84%) Xamarin Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Applications Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Architect
3 2 (10.53%) C# Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Java Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) .NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET
2 11 (57.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (47.37%) .NET Framework
4 7 (36.84%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
5 2 (10.53%) CSS
5 2 (10.53%) Entity Framework
5 2 (10.53%) HTML
5 2 (10.53%) React
5 2 (10.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) User Experience
2 6 (31.58%) Mobile App
3 2 (10.53%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Android
1 6 (31.58%) Apple iOS
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) MVC
1 11 (57.89%) Test Automation
2 9 (47.37%) E-Commerce
2 9 (47.37%) Mobile Development
3 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (42.11%) Scrum
4 7 (36.84%) Web Development
5 6 (31.58%) Android Development
5 6 (31.58%) iOS Development
5 6 (31.58%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Non-Functional Testing
6 4 (21.05%) SOLID
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (10.53%) API Development
7 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) C#
2 7 (36.84%) XAML
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Java
4 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Xamarin