Period
to 24 April 2018

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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South West > Somerset
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 20 79
Rank change year-on-year -34 +59 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 52 147 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 4.65% 11.63% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 12.45% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 44 133 28
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% +1.33% -11.76%
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,200 £29,625
90th Percentile £66,750 £47,500 £42,650
South West median annual salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.50% - -

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 1,015 1,181 1,087
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.79% 93.43% 87.73%
Number of salaries quoted 864 906 958
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,197 £26,500 £26,600
90th Percentile £60,950 £60,000 £56,250
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,100 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.41% +2.75% +1.27%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Somerset

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Somerset

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Somerset over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

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 24 April 2018. 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
Bath -23 28 £45,000 +20.00% 7
Yeovil - 9 £60,000 - 2
Taunton -7 6 £37,500 -5.06%
Clevedon - 2 £40,000 -
Frome - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
South West

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (63.46%) MVC
3 29 (55.77%) Scrum
4 27 (51.92%) C#
4 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
5 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 24 (46.15%) Entity Framework
7 20 (38.46%) SOA
8 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
8 19 (36.54%) HTML
8 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
8 19 (36.54%) Web Development
9 18 (34.62%) RESTful
9 18 (34.62%) Web Services
10 16 (30.77%) CSS
11 15 (28.85%) SQL
11 15 (28.85%) Windows
11 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
12 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
12 14 (26.92%) Java
12 14 (26.92%) TDD
13 13 (25.00%) SOAP
13 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
14 12 (23.08%) WCF
14 12 (23.08%) Front End Development
14 12 (23.08%) API Development
15 11 (21.15%) Linux
15 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
16 10 (19.23%) OO
16 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS

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 4 (7.69%) Apache Solr
2 1 (1.92%) ArcGIS
Cloud Services
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (9.62%) SaaS
4 4 (7.69%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) GIS
Development Applications
1 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
1 7 (13.46%) Subversion
2 5 (9.62%) Jenkins
2 5 (9.62%) JSUnit
2 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.85%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Ant
5 1 (1.92%) Apache Buildr
5 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.92%) Gradle
5 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.92%) jMock
5 1 (1.92%) Maven
5 1 (1.92%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
1 5 (9.62%) Law
1 5 (9.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.69%) Games
3 3 (5.77%) Retail
Job Titles
1 39 (75.00%) Developer
2 17 (32.69%) C# Developer
3 16 (30.77%) C# Web Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Software Developer
3 16 (30.77%) Web Developer
4 11 (21.15%) SQL Developer
5 9 (17.31%) Software Engineer
6 8 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
7 7 (13.46%) Applications Developer
7 7 (13.46%) C# Application Developer
8 6 (11.54%) C# Web Applications Developer
8 6 (11.54%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (9.62%) PHP Developer
9 5 (9.62%) Telecoms Developer
10 4 (7.69%) Java Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Senior Java Software Engineer
10 4 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
11 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (46.15%) Entity Framework
2 19 (36.54%) HTML
3 18 (34.62%) RESTful
3 18 (34.62%) Web Services
4 16 (30.77%) CSS
5 14 (26.92%) AngularJS
6 13 (25.00%) SOAP
7 12 (23.08%) WCF
8 9 (17.31%) React
9 8 (15.38%) Ajax
9 8 (15.38%) jQuery
9 8 (15.38%) JSP
9 8 (15.38%) XML
10 7 (13.46%) .NET
10 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (11.54%) HTML5
12 5 (9.62%) ADO.NET
12 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET
12 5 (9.62%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (9.62%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Computer Science
2 5 (9.62%) Client/Server
2 5 (9.62%) Fintech
3 1 (1.92%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.92%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (1.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (28.85%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (82.69%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (63.46%) MVC
3 29 (55.77%) Scrum
4 20 (38.46%) SOA
5 19 (36.54%) Web Development
6 14 (26.92%) TDD
7 13 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 12 (23.08%) API Development
8 12 (23.08%) Front End Development
9 10 (19.23%) OO
10 9 (17.31%) Microservices
11 8 (15.38%) BDD
11 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
11 8 (15.38%) Test Automation
11 8 (15.38%) XML Parsing
12 7 (13.46%) ATDD
12 7 (13.46%) Mobile Development
12 7 (13.46%) Pair Programming
12 7 (13.46%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 27 (51.92%) C#
2 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (28.85%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) Java
5 11 (21.15%) T-SQL
6 6 (11.54%) C++
7 5 (9.62%) PHP
8 1 (1.92%) Java 8
8 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Degree
2 5 (9.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (36.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.46%) ATG
3 5 (9.62%) Syncsort
3 5 (9.62%) Zend
4 1 (1.92%) Capita