Period
to 20 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 20 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 56 96
Rank change year-on-year +2 +40 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 11 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.74% 2.41% 0.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.90% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 4
Swindon median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.78% +56.52% -17.86%
10th Percentile £20,500 £35,925 £22,750
90th Percentile £51,375 £50,000 £36,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +28.57% -

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 Swindon with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Swindon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 522 655 1,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swindon 82.73% 83.12% 91.76%
Number of salaries quoted 446 540 918
Swindon median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £29,125 £26,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £65,000
Wiltshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Swindon

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Swindon

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Swindon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Swindon over the 6 months to 20 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 4 (36.36%) HTML
4 4 (36.36%) Java
4 4 (36.36%) Ant
4 4 (36.36%) JUnit
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 4 (36.36%) Spring
4 4 (36.36%) Maven
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 3 (27.27%) Subversion
5 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (27.27%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
5 3 (27.27%) SOA
5 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
6 2 (18.18%) PHP

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 3 (27.27%) Apache
1 3 (27.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Ant
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
2 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
3 1 (9.09%) Gradle
3 1 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Law
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Systems Tester
4 2 (18.18%) Telecoms Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Tester
5 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) HTML
1 4 (36.36%) Spring
1 4 (36.36%) XML
2 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 3 (27.27%) Hibernate
2 3 (27.27%) Spring MVC
3 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) AngularJS
3 2 (18.18%) React
3 2 (18.18%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) MFC
4 1 (9.09%) Middleware
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 1 (9.09%) Thymeleaf
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) MVC
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 3 (27.27%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) API Development
5 2 (18.18%) B2B
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) OO
5 2 (18.18%) Open Source
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
5 2 (18.18%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 4 (36.36%) Java
4 3 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) PHP
6 1 (9.09%) C
6 1 (9.09%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Zend
3 1 (9.09%) Capita
3 1 (9.09%) Intel
3 1 (9.09%) WSO2