The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
South Wales / Torfaen
Rank 11 29 33
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 11.11% 2.06% 1.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.79% 2.25% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 2
Median salary £45,269 £37,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.71% +20.96%  
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 Torfaen with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Torfaen
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 29 89 118
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen 80.56% 91.75% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 18 80 93
Median salary £41,500 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.21% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £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 Torfaen

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Torfaen 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 Torfaen

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Torfaen

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Torfaen over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Torfaen

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 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
Cwmbran +18 4 £45,269 +20.71%
Unit Testing
South Wales

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 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 Torfaen region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) EJB
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 3 (75.00%) Middleware
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Java SE
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) BDD
2 3 (75.00%) REST

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen 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 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (75.00%) Maven
2 3 (75.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Software Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (75.00%) EJB
1 3 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 3 (75.00%) Java SE
1 3 (75.00%) Middleware
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) SOAP
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) BDD
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 3 (75.00%) Customer Insight
1 3 (75.00%) MVC
1 3 (75.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM