Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tamworth 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 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Staffordshire > Tamworth
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 27 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tamworth 1.71% 2.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 3.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Tamworth median annual salary £30,250 £36,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.12% - -
Staffordshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -21.05% +25.00%

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 Tamworth with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Tamworth
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 144 98 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tamworth 82.29% 87.50% 83.01%
Number of salaries quoted 107 69 161
Tamworth median annual salary £35,000 £29,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.64% -9.23% -
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,000 £25,138
90th Percentile £47,500 £52,500 £42,500
Staffordshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Tamworth

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Tamworth

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 16 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 Tamworth region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) VB6
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) .NET

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tamworth 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software QA Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software QA Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Software Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Software Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Manual Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA