The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 73 68 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 29 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.73% 2.92% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.34% 3.50% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 20 25 3
Average salary £53,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
838 828 609
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 81.76% 83.47% 81.09%
Number of salaries quoted 729 696 557
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Brighton

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Brighton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Automated Testing
2 19 (46.34%) QA
3 18 (43.90%) Java
4 16 (39.02%) Web Services
4 16 (39.02%) Regression Testing
4 16 (39.02%) TDD
5 15 (36.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 15 (36.59%) Oracle
6 14 (34.15%) HP
6 14 (34.15%) HP Quality Center
6 14 (34.15%) Compatibility Testing
6 14 (34.15%) Integration Testing
7 13 (31.71%) Manual Testing
8 12 (29.27%) Open Source
8 12 (29.27%) J2EE
8 12 (29.27%) HTML
9 11 (26.83%) SQL
10 10 (24.39%) Finance
10 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
11 9 (21.95%) HTML5
11 9 (21.95%) RAD
12 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
12 8 (19.51%) .NET
12 8 (19.51%) CSS
13 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
13 7 (17.07%) Degree
13 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
14 6 (14.63%) Refactoring
14 6 (14.63%) jQuery

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) WebLogic
2 5 (12.20%) Tomcat
2 5 (12.20%) WebSphere
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) DHCP
1 2 (4.88%) FTP
1 2 (4.88%) HTTP
1 2 (4.88%) TCP/IP
1 2 (4.88%) DNS
1 2 (4.88%) IPsec
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) DB2
2 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.44%) MarkLogic
2 1 (2.44%) Triplestore
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
2 2 (4.88%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.88%) JMeter
2 2 (4.88%) JUnit
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium
2 2 (4.88%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.88%) Selenium IDE
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
2 5 (12.20%) Front Office
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) German Language
Job Titles
1 15 (36.59%) Developer
2 14 (34.15%) QA Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Quality Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Development Manager
4 5 (12.20%) IT Development Manager
4 5 (12.20%) Oracle Developer
4 5 (12.20%) C Developer
4 5 (12.20%) DevOps Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Software Quality Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Developer
8 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (2.44%) QA Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (39.02%) Web Services
2 12 (29.27%) HTML
2 12 (29.27%) J2EE
3 9 (21.95%) HTML5
4 8 (19.51%) .NET
4 8 (19.51%) CSS
5 6 (14.63%) jQuery
6 5 (12.20%) Velocity
6 5 (12.20%) DHTML
6 5 (12.20%) Grails
6 5 (12.20%) CSS3
6 5 (12.20%) Backbone.js
6 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
6 5 (12.20%) Servlets
6 5 (12.20%) XML
6 5 (12.20%) LAMP
6 5 (12.20%) Ajax
7 3 (7.32%) ASP.NET
8 1 (2.44%) SOAP
8 1 (2.44%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Open Source
2 7 (17.07%) Computer Science
3 5 (12.20%) N-Tier
3 5 (12.20%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (7.32%) Social Media
5 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.63%) UNIX
2 5 (12.20%) Windows
2 5 (12.20%) Linux
3 2 (4.88%) Android
3 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (46.34%) Automated Testing
3 16 (39.02%) TDD
3 16 (39.02%) Regression Testing
4 15 (36.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 14 (34.15%) Compatibility Testing
5 14 (34.15%) Integration Testing
6 13 (31.71%) Manual Testing
7 10 (24.39%) Waterfall
8 9 (21.95%) RAD
9 7 (17.07%) Software Engineering
10 6 (14.63%) Refactoring
10 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
10 6 (14.63%) User Stories
11 5 (12.20%) DevOps
11 5 (12.20%) Resource Management
11 5 (12.20%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (12.20%) OO
11 5 (12.20%) Configuration Management
11 5 (12.20%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) Java
2 11 (26.83%) SQL
3 8 (19.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.63%) PL/SQL
5 5 (12.20%) C
5 5 (12.20%) Python
5 5 (12.20%) Lua
5 5 (12.20%) Groovy
5 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
6 3 (7.32%) C#
6 3 (7.32%) COBOL
7 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.44%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 1 (2.44%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (46.34%) QA
System Software
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.32%) Puppet
2 3 (7.32%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Oracle
2 14 (34.15%) HP
3 4 (9.76%) Pega
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) Sun