The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 137 126 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -46
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 198 269 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.90% 2.17% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.60% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 178 238 372
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £42,050 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
London

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
8872 10353 9929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 85.14% 83.62% 82.89%
Number of salaries quoted 7566 8532 8703
Average salary £60,000 £56,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the City of London

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 213 (49.88%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (35.13%) TDD
3 148 (34.66%) SQL
4 144 (33.72%) C#
5 136 (31.85%) HTML
6 134 (31.38%) JavaScript
7 133 (31.15%) Finance
8 122 (28.57%) SQL Server
9 120 (28.10%) .NET
10 117 (27.40%) Java
11 108 (25.29%) CSS
12 92 (21.55%) MVC
13 89 (20.84%) Continuous Integration
14 83 (19.44%) ASP.NET
15 81 (18.97%) OO
16 75 (17.56%) Software Engineering
17 74 (17.33%) Web Services
18 64 (14.99%) Linux
19 61 (14.29%) Computer Science
20 60 (14.05%) Degree
21 59 (13.82%) Banking
21 59 (13.82%) Microsoft
22 57 (13.35%) Scrum
23 55 (12.88%) Python
23 55 (12.88%) Git (software)
24 53 (12.41%) PHP
25 51 (11.94%) jQuery
25 51 (11.94%) Multithreading
26 48 (11.24%) QA
27 47 (11.01%) XML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 23 (5.39%) Umbraco
2 17 (3.98%) CMS
3 15 (3.51%) Tomcat
4 12 (2.81%) Apache
4 12 (2.81%) Orchard CMS
5 11 (2.58%) Node.js
6 8 (1.87%) WebSphere
7 7 (1.64%) JBoss
7 7 (1.64%) Jetty
7 7 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.41%) Confluence
8 6 (1.41%) IIS
9 5 (1.17%) CICS
9 5 (1.17%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.94%) Apache ServiceMix
10 4 (0.94%) Apache Pig
10 4 (0.94%) Alfresco
10 4 (0.94%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.70%) Drupal
12 2 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.47%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.23%) GNU Octave
4 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (2.81%) HiInvest
1 12 (2.81%) HiPerformance
1 12 (2.81%) HiPortfolio
1 12 (2.81%) Decalog
1 12 (2.81%) LongView
1 12 (2.81%) LatentZero
1 12 (2.81%) Tesseract
1 12 (2.81%) Minerva
1 12 (2.81%) Sentinel
1 12 (2.81%) MultiFonds
1 12 (2.81%) Beauchamp
1 12 (2.81%) PORTIA
1 12 (2.81%) thinkFolio
1 12 (2.81%) Advent Geneva
1 12 (2.81%) Eagle PACE
1 12 (2.81%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
1 12 (2.81%) Advent Moxy
1 12 (2.81%) Markit EDM
2 8 (1.87%) Magento
3 4 (0.94%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (0.94%) Amazon S3
2 4 (0.94%) Amazon EMR
3 2 (0.47%) GitHub
3 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.23%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.23%) SaaS
4 1 (0.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Heroku
4 1 (0.23%) IaaS
4 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.11%) Internet
2 8 (1.87%) HTTP
3 5 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (0.70%) VPN
5 2 (0.47%) Intranet
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.23%) AMQP
6 1 (0.23%) Firewall
6 1 (0.23%) Wireless
6 1 (0.23%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 46 (10.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 42 (9.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 38 (8.90%) MySQL
5 31 (7.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 30 (7.03%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.92%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (4.45%) NoSQL
9 18 (4.22%) MongoDB
10 17 (3.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 17 (3.98%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 11 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (1.87%) Big Data
14 7 (1.64%) Redis
14 7 (1.64%) Oracle Database
15 6 (1.41%) DB2
16 5 (1.17%) BusinessObjects
16 5 (1.17%) Hadoop
17 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 55 (12.88%) Git (software)
2 33 (7.73%) Jenkins
3 26 (6.09%) NUnit
4 23 (5.39%) JIRA
4 23 (5.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (5.15%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.68%) Subversion
6 20 (4.68%) JUnit
7 19 (4.45%) Maven
8 18 (4.22%) Selenium
9 14 (3.28%) Moq
10 13 (3.04%) Cucumber
10 13 (3.04%) Rhino Mocks
11 11 (2.58%) SoapUI
12 10 (2.34%) Mockito
12 10 (2.34%) PHPUnit
12 10 (2.34%) Ant
12 10 (2.34%) Eclipse
13 9 (2.11%) WebDriver
13 9 (2.11%) TeamCity
General
1 133 (31.15%) Finance
2 59 (13.82%) Banking
3 30 (7.03%) Advertising
4 27 (6.32%) Marketing
4 27 (6.32%) Front Office
5 24 (5.62%) Retail
6 20 (4.68%) Telecoms
7 18 (4.22%) Investment Banking
8 14 (3.28%) Legal
9 7 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.64%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.17%) Back Office
10 5 (1.17%) Billing
11 3 (0.70%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.70%) Law
12 2 (0.47%) Electronics
12 2 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 292 (68.38%) Developer
2 73 (17.10%) Senior Developer
3 56 (13.11%) C# Developer
4 48 (11.24%) Java Developer
5 31 (7.26%) Analyst
6 29 (6.79%) .NET Developer
6 29 (6.79%) PHP Developer
7 26 (6.09%) Programmer
8 25 (5.85%) Software Developer
9 24 (5.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 23 (5.39%) Lead Developer
11 18 (4.22%) Consultant
11 18 (4.22%) Senior C# Developer
12 17 (3.98%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (3.98%) Front-End Developer
13 15 (3.51%) Software Engineer
14 14 (3.28%) Tester
14 14 (3.28%) Android Developer
14 14 (3.28%) iOS Developer
15 12 (2.81%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (31.85%) HTML
2 120 (28.10%) .NET
3 108 (25.29%) CSS
4 83 (19.44%) ASP.NET
5 74 (17.33%) Web Services
6 51 (11.94%) jQuery
7 47 (11.01%) HTML5
7 47 (11.01%) JSON
7 47 (11.01%) WPF
7 47 (11.01%) XML
8 42 (9.84%) .NET Framework
9 40 (9.37%) Ajax
10 38 (8.90%) REST
11 32 (7.49%) LINQ
12 31 (7.26%) WCF
13 29 (6.79%) AngularJS
14 25 (5.85%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (5.39%) RabbitMQ
15 23 (5.39%) Spring
16 22 (5.15%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 61 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 33 (7.73%) Derivative
3 27 (6.32%) User Experience
3 27 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (5.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 20 (4.68%) Equities
6 17 (3.98%) Hedge funds
7 13 (3.04%) Fixed Income
7 13 (3.04%) Algorithms
8 12 (2.81%) iPhone
9 9 (2.11%) Inversion of Control
9 9 (2.11%) Mobile App
9 9 (2.11%) Statistics
10 8 (1.87%) N-Tier
10 8 (1.87%) Data Structures
11 6 (1.41%) Management Information System
12 5 (1.17%) Clustering
12 5 (1.17%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
12 5 (1.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (14.99%) Linux
2 38 (8.90%) Windows
3 30 (7.03%) Android
4 28 (6.56%) UNIX
5 18 (4.22%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.64%) Solaris
7 5 (1.17%) zOS
8 2 (0.47%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (49.88%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (35.13%) TDD
3 92 (21.55%) MVC
4 89 (20.84%) Continuous Integration
5 81 (18.97%) OO
6 75 (17.56%) Software Engineering
7 57 (13.35%) Scrum
8 51 (11.94%) Multithreading
9 47 (11.01%) BDD
10 38 (8.90%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (8.43%) Automated Testing
12 35 (8.20%) E-Commerce
13 31 (7.26%) Integration Testing
14 29 (6.79%) OOP
15 26 (6.09%) Refactoring
16 25 (5.85%) OOD
16 25 (5.85%) User Acceptance Testing
17 24 (5.62%) Asset Management
18 22 (5.15%) OO PHP
19 20 (4.68%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 148 (34.66%) SQL
2 144 (33.72%) C#
3 134 (31.38%) JavaScript
4 117 (27.40%) Java
5 55 (12.88%) Python
6 53 (12.41%) PHP
7 45 (10.54%) T-SQL
8 30 (7.03%) C++
9 20 (4.68%) Bash Shell
10 16 (3.75%) Pascal
10 16 (3.75%) Perl
11 14 (3.28%) C
12 11 (2.58%) Objective-C
12 11 (2.58%) Groovy
13 10 (2.34%) Lua
13 10 (2.34%) VB.NET
13 10 (2.34%) Apple Swift
14 9 (2.11%) VBA
15 7 (1.64%) Ruby
16 6 (1.41%) R
Qualifications
1 60 (14.05%) Degree
2 11 (2.58%) PhD
3 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.87%) ISEB
5 7 (1.64%) MCAD
5 7 (1.64%) MCSD
5 7 (1.64%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.41%) ISEB Practitioner
7 4 (0.94%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.94%) PMP
7 4 (0.94%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.23%) Sun Certification
8 1 (0.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
8 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (11.24%) QA
2 9 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.64%) Varnish
2 5 (1.17%) RACF
3 4 (0.94%) VirtualBox
4 2 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 17 (3.98%) Puppet
2 9 (2.11%) Vagrant
3 8 (1.87%) Nagios
4 5 (1.17%) zSecure
5 3 (0.70%) Capistrano
6 2 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 59 (13.82%) Microsoft
2 37 (8.67%) Oracle
3 12 (2.81%) Misys
3 12 (2.81%) Fidessa
3 12 (2.81%) SunGard
3 12 (2.81%) StatPro
3 12 (2.81%) Linedata
3 12 (2.81%) Charles River
3 12 (2.81%) IGEFI
3 12 (2.81%) SimCorp
3 12 (2.81%) Advent
3 12 (2.81%) RIMES
3 12 (2.81%) BI-SAM
4 10 (2.34%) Sybase
5 9 (2.11%) IBM
5 9 (2.11%) TIBCO
6 8 (1.87%) Splunk
7 7 (1.64%) VMware
7 7 (1.64%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.41%) Intel
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Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Runpath
Salary: Great benefits - 30 days holiday, BUPA, Cycle to Work and more!
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
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Hudson IT
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £75 - £90 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
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Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k + performance bonus+ pension+ healthcare and more.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 25% bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
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City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: From £55,000 to £80,000 per annum
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: to £65k + Extensive benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
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Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and benefits and Training
Posted: 6 days ago