Period
to 21 January 2018

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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 38 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 +15 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 4.07% 4.13% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 4.68% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 16 18 5
Solihull median annual salary £35,000 £41,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.15% +26.92% -18.75%
10th Percentile £23,375 £22,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £50,625 £48,750 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year - -4.76% +10.53%

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 Solihull with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 417 385 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 89.29% 88.30% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 375 341 377
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +10.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £25,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £74,000 £65,000 £58,750
West Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £41,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -1.20% - +3.75%

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 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Solihull

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
3 11 (57.89%) Marketing
3 11 (57.89%) MySQL
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
3 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
3 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (57.89%) Docker
3 11 (57.89%) PHP 7
4 10 (52.63%) React
4 10 (52.63%) API Development
4 10 (52.63%) ES6
4 10 (52.63%) User Experience
4 10 (52.63%) npm
4 10 (52.63%) Vagrant
4 10 (52.63%) Go
4 10 (52.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (52.63%) RabbitMQ
4 10 (52.63%) Node.js
4 10 (52.63%) Laravel
4 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 10 (52.63%) Social Media
4 10 (52.63%) SEO
4 10 (52.63%) HTML
4 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
4 10 (52.63%) OOP
4 10 (52.63%) NHS
4 10 (52.63%) Web Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (52.63%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 10 (52.63%) npm
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (57.89%) MongoDB
1 11 (57.89%) MySQL
1 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
2 10 (52.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (5.26%) Data Mining
3 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.26%) Hazelcast
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Vagrant
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (10.53%) Cucumber
3 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 2 (10.53%) Selenium
3 2 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Calabash
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) git-flow
General
1 11 (57.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (73.68%) Developer
2 11 (57.89%) PHP Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Full Stack Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Full Stack Web Developer
3 10 (52.63%) PHP Web Developer
3 10 (52.63%) Web Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Junior
4 3 (15.79%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 10 (52.63%) HTML
2 10 (52.63%) HTML5
2 10 (52.63%) jQuery
2 10 (52.63%) Laravel
2 10 (52.63%) Node.js
2 10 (52.63%) RabbitMQ
2 10 (52.63%) React
2 10 (52.63%) Symfony
3 3 (15.79%) Web Services
4 2 (10.53%) .NET
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) Gherkin
5 1 (5.26%) .NET Core
5 1 (5.26%) LAMP
5 1 (5.26%) LINQ
5 1 (5.26%) REST
5 1 (5.26%) RESTful
5 1 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) NHS
1 10 (52.63%) Social Media
1 10 (52.63%) User Experience
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) API Development
1 10 (52.63%) Content Management
1 10 (52.63%) OOP
1 10 (52.63%) SEO
1 10 (52.63%) Web Development
2 7 (36.84%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) BDD
4 4 (21.05%) Functional Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Smoke Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
4 4 (21.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Analytics
5 3 (15.79%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Regression Testing
5 3 (15.79%) System Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Manual Testing
6 2 (10.53%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 12 (63.16%) PHP
3 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
3 11 (57.89%) PHP 7
4 10 (52.63%) ES6
4 10 (52.63%) Go
4 10 (52.63%) Ruby
4 10 (52.63%) T-SQL
5 2 (10.53%) Java
6 1 (5.26%) C#
6 1 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (5.26%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (57.89%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Zend
2 1 (5.26%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.26%) Xamarin