The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 44 52
Rank change year-on-year -11 +8  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.18% 4.55% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 5.23% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 30 18
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 380 574 485
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 89.83% 87.10% 83.19%
Number of salaries quoted 290 521 432
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Staffordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent -2 4 - -
Stafford -4 1 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Unit Testing
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
3 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
4 13 (44.83%) SOAP
4 13 (44.83%) C#
4 13 (44.83%) SOA
4 13 (44.83%) MVC
5 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) Subversion
5 12 (41.38%) HTML
5 12 (41.38%) CSS
6 11 (37.93%) OOP
6 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
6 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
7 10 (34.48%) Service Design
7 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
7 10 (34.48%) High Availability
7 10 (34.48%) Electronics
7 10 (34.48%) N-Tier
7 10 (34.48%) Regression Testing
7 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
7 10 (34.48%) Python
7 10 (34.48%) Java
8 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 9 (31.03%) C
8 9 (31.03%) VxWorks
8 9 (31.03%) MATLAB

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 9 (31.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Simulink
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) GitHub
1 3 (10.34%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Profibus
2 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) Relational Database
3 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
3 10 (34.48%) RDBMS
4 4 (13.79%) Neo4j
4 4 (13.79%) Riak
5 3 (10.34%) Apache Cassandra
5 3 (10.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Subversion
2 9 (31.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (31.03%) JIRA
2 9 (31.03%) SonarQube
3 3 (10.34%) CruiseControl
3 3 (10.34%) JSUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Karma Test Runner
3 3 (10.34%) Mocha
3 3 (10.34%) PhpStorm
3 3 (10.34%) PHPUnit
3 3 (10.34%) Selenium
3 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.45%) Android Studio
4 1 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 10 (34.48%) Electronics
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
3 1 (3.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Architect
2 9 (31.03%) Developer
3 8 (27.59%) Software Engineer
4 6 (20.69%) Software Architect
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Architect
5 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Architect
6 4 (13.79%) .NET Solutions Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Database Architect
6 4 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (10.34%) Applications Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
8 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Android Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Development Engineer
9 1 (3.45%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET
2 13 (44.83%) SOAP
3 12 (41.38%) CSS
3 12 (41.38%) HTML
4 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (31.03%) Velocity
6 8 (27.59%) Ajax
6 8 (27.59%) HTML5
6 8 (27.59%) jQuery
7 6 (20.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (17.24%) .NET Framework
8 5 (17.24%) WinForms
8 5 (17.24%) XHTML
9 4 (13.79%) .NET Core
9 4 (13.79%) Kafka
9 4 (13.79%) WPF
10 3 (10.34%) REST
10 3 (10.34%) RESTful
10 3 (10.34%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) N-Tier
2 9 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 9 (31.03%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (13.79%) Replication
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) VxWorks
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (48.28%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (44.83%) MVC
3 13 (44.83%) SOA
4 12 (41.38%) TDD
5 11 (37.93%) OOP
5 11 (37.93%) Software Engineering
6 10 (34.48%) High Availability
6 10 (34.48%) Regression Testing
6 10 (34.48%) Service Design
7 9 (31.03%) Change Control
7 9 (31.03%) Functional Programming
7 9 (31.03%) Inversion of Control
7 9 (31.03%) Issue Tracking
7 9 (31.03%) Release Management
7 9 (31.03%) Requirements Management
7 9 (31.03%) V-Model
7 9 (31.03%) Web Development
8 5 (17.24%) Data Architecture
8 5 (17.24%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) C#
2 10 (34.48%) Java
2 10 (34.48%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) C
3 9 (31.03%) Erlang
3 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 9 (31.03%) MATLAB
4 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) TypeScript
4 5 (17.24%) VB
5 3 (10.34%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (31.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) QA
2 8 (27.59%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Atlassian
1 9 (31.03%) Coverity
2 6 (20.69%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Google
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