Period
to 14 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 31 33 50
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 32 58 47
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 6.39% 6.70% 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.08% 7.54% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 28 44 41
Median annual salary £38,300 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.89% -10.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £69,625 £65,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 Somerset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 452 769 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.22% 88.80% 91.84%
Number of salaries quoted 384 624 803
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £28,325 £28,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Somerset

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unit Testing in Somerset.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Somerset

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in Somerset over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Somerset

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 14 July 2020. 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
Yeovil -3 14 £38,300 +2.13%
Bath -7 14 £45,000 - 3
Taunton +26 2 £32,527 -31.52%
Unit Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (68.75%) Java
2 22 (68.75%) Linux
3 20 (62.50%) OO
4 18 (56.25%) Windows
5 16 (50.00%) OOD
5 16 (50.00%) UML
5 16 (50.00%) C++
5 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 16 (50.00%) SDLC
6 15 (46.88%) Time Management
6 15 (46.88%) Rational DOORS
6 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
7 14 (43.75%) Aerospace
7 14 (43.75%) Degree
7 14 (43.75%) Tactical Data Link
8 13 (40.63%) SQL
9 12 (37.50%) DevOps
10 11 (34.38%) C#
11 10 (31.25%) MVC
12 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 8 (25.00%) HTML
12 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (25.00%) CSS
12 8 (25.00%) Azure
13 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
13 7 (21.88%) .NET
13 7 (21.88%) Scrum
14 6 (18.75%) Subversion
14 6 (18.75%) Google

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
2 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) Azure
2 6 (18.75%) AWS
2 6 (18.75%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Rational DOORS
2 7 (21.88%) Git (software)
3 6 (18.75%) Subversion
4 4 (12.50%) Gradle
4 4 (12.50%) Maven
5 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.13%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 14 (43.75%) Aerospace
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
1 14 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 11 (34.38%) C++ Software Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Java Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Web Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Angular Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Applications Developer
4 4 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Senior JavaScript Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Web Applications Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) CSS
1 8 (25.00%) HTML
2 7 (21.88%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) .NET Framework
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (18.75%) Entity Framework
4 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (15.63%) Sass
5 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
5 4 (12.50%) JSP
5 4 (12.50%) Middleware
5 4 (12.50%) React
5 4 (12.50%) REST
5 4 (12.50%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) Spring
5 4 (12.50%) Vue.js
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 1 (3.13%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (68.75%) Linux
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
3 4 (12.50%) Unix
4 2 (6.25%) CentOS
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) OO
3 16 (50.00%) OOD
3 16 (50.00%) SDLC
3 16 (50.00%) UML
4 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
4 15 (46.88%) Time Management
5 12 (37.50%) DevOps
6 10 (31.25%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) Scrum
8 5 (15.63%) Fintech
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Release Management
9 2 (6.25%) System Testing
9 2 (6.25%) Test Automation
9 2 (6.25%) Web Development
10 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.13%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 22 (68.75%) Java
2 16 (50.00%) C++
3 13 (40.63%) SQL
4 11 (34.38%) C#
5 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.75%) T-SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Go
8 2 (6.25%) Python
8 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
9 1 (3.13%) C
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 16 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Docker
2 2 (6.25%) VirtualBox
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Google
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
2 2 (6.25%) VMware