The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 18 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 18 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 19.57% 12.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.22% 14.63% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 0
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
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 Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 89 82 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 96.74% 82.00% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 60 79 24
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -15.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton 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 Taunton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Taunton

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Taunton over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 28 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (77.14%) Scrum
3 25 (71.43%) Java
4 23 (65.71%) Automated Testing
5 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
5 22 (62.86%) .NET
5 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 19 (54.29%) Windows
8 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (48.57%) HTML
9 17 (48.57%) C#
9 17 (48.57%) Hadoop
10 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
11 15 (42.86%) Oracle
11 15 (42.86%) SQL
12 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
12 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
13 13 (37.14%) C++
13 13 (37.14%) ETL
14 11 (31.43%) System Testing
14 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
14 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
14 11 (31.43%) Continuous Delivery
15 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
15 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
16 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
17 6 (17.14%) Big Data
18 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 5 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 17 (48.57%) Hadoop
3 14 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 14 (40.00%) NoSQL
4 6 (17.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 18 (51.43%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Software Engineer
2 15 (42.86%) Java Engineer
3 14 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 8 (22.86%) Java Software Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 7 (20.00%) Developer
6 6 (17.14%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Engineer
7 5 (14.29%) Senior Java Software Engineer
8 4 (11.43%) Java Developer
8 4 (11.43%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Architect
9 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
9 2 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (2.86%) .NET Web Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Lead Java Developer
10 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Developer
10 1 (2.86%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (62.86%) .NET
2 17 (48.57%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) ASP.NET
4 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.71%) WPF
7 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.86%) CSS
7 1 (2.86%) Entity Framework
7 1 (2.86%) RESTful
7 1 (2.86%) WCF
7 1 (2.86%) WinForms
7 1 (2.86%) XML
7 1 (2.86%) XSLT
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Windows
2 9 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (77.14%) Scrum
3 23 (65.71%) Automated Testing
4 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (37.14%) ETL
6 11 (31.43%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (31.43%) System Testing
7 9 (25.71%) Test Automation
8 4 (11.43%) ITIL
9 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.71%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (5.71%) Line Management
10 2 (5.71%) MVC
11 1 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
11 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.86%) Refactoring
11 1 (2.86%) TDD
11 1 (2.86%) UML
11 1 (2.86%) Web Development
11 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) Java
2 22 (62.86%) JavaScript
3 17 (48.57%) C#
4 15 (42.86%) SQL
5 13 (37.14%) C++
6 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.86%) XPath
6 1 (2.86%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) SC Cleared
1 11 (31.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Oracle
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.86%) Xamarin
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