Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcester 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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Worcestershire > Worcester
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 36 42
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 3.43% 0.44% 0.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 0.51% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 2
Worcester median annual salary £32,500 £42,500 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.53% +63.46% -35.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £41,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £28,000
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £43,750 £31,250
% change year-on-year -14.29% +40.00% -21.88%

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 Worcester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 209 197 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcester 89.70% 86.40% 88.41%
Number of salaries quoted 190 185 193
Worcester median annual salary £42,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.63% +6.67% -3.85%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £52,500
Worcestershire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +2.74% +4.29% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcester

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Worcester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Worcester

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Worcester

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Worcester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) STL
2 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) C++
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) Qt
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) CMake
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) QA
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 8 (100.00%) JIRA
2 7 (87.50%) CMake
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) Qt
1 7 (87.50%) STL
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) OO
2 7 (87.50%) OOP
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA