The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Basildon region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 27 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 0.83% 2.07% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.95% 2.40% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Basildon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
105 125 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basildon 87.50% 86.21% 82.02%
Number of salaries quoted 76 92 67
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Unit Testing
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Basildon

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Basildon

Unit Testing
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (50.00%) MSTest
2 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Basildon region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MSTest
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveX
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
1 1 (50.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Micro Focus