The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 16 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 114 120 135
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2843 2462 2259
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.49% 2.32% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 2.94% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2120 2045
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,631
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91946 83782 90912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 80.43% 79.03% 76.78%
Number of salaries quoted 74575 69627 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in England

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in England

Unit Testing
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -5 1288 £55,000 +10.00% 146
South East +24 443 £45,000 +5.88% 44
North West +14 252 £37,500 +7.14% 26
East of England -20 206 £45,000 +5.88% 26
South West +22 203 £37,500 +10.29% 20
Yorkshire -17 197 £35,000 +5.26% 20
East Midlands +34 104 £38,500 +8.45% 14
West Midlands -3 103 £42,500 +6.25% 13
North East -1 48 £31,250 -10.71% 11
Midlands +1 2 - - 2
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 2642 (49.87%) .NET
2 2620 (49.45%) C#
3 2089 (39.43%) SQL
4 1965 (37.09%) JavaScript
5 1904 (35.94%) HTML
6 1902 (35.90%) SQL Server
7 1889 (35.65%) TDD
8 1728 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
9 1703 (32.14%) MVC
10 1661 (31.35%) OO
11 1653 (31.20%) CSS
12 1593 (30.07%) ASP.NET
13 1520 (28.69%) Java
14 1452 (27.41%) jQuery
15 1220 (23.03%) Scrum
16 1200 (22.65%) Degree
17 1179 (22.25%) Microsoft
18 1126 (21.25%) Web Services
19 1023 (19.31%) XML
20 1013 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
21 1010 (19.06%) WCF
22 969 (18.29%) .NET Framework
23 951 (17.95%) Software Engineering
24 885 (16.70%) Finance
25 825 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
26 777 (14.67%) Windows
27 761 (14.36%) HTML5
28 721 (13.61%) Ajax
29 712 (13.44%) Subversion
30 673 (12.70%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 294 (5.55%) Apache
2 260 (4.91%) Tomcat
3 248 (4.68%) IIS
4 238 (4.49%) SharePoint
5 170 (3.21%) CMS
6 160 (3.02%) Node.js
7 157 (2.96%) WebSphere
8 130 (2.45%) WebLogic
9 90 (1.70%) BizTalk Server
10 78 (1.47%) Drupal
11 60 (1.13%) Sitecore CMS
12 59 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
13 57 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
14 51 (0.96%) Apache Solr
15 42 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
16 37 (0.70%) WordPress
17 36 (0.68%) NServiceBus
18 34 (0.64%) Magnolia
19 33 (0.62%) TeamSite
20 31 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 573 (10.82%) MS Excel
2 79 (1.49%) MS Office
3 27 (0.51%) Photoshop
4 26 (0.49%) Mingle
5 16 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
6 8 (0.15%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.15%) PowerPivot
7 6 (0.11%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.057%) Stata
8 3 (0.057%) InfoPath
8 3 (0.057%) MS Project
9 2 (0.038%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.019%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 83 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 35 (0.66%) Google Analytics
2 35 (0.66%) Magento
3 27 (0.51%) Markit EDM
4 20 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
5 18 (0.34%) Shopify
6 14 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
7 9 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 9 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
8 8 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
9 7 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (0.11%) Advent Geneva
10 6 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
10 6 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
10 6 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 6 (0.11%) Advent Moxy
10 6 (0.11%) MultiFonds
10 6 (0.11%) LatentZero
10 6 (0.11%) Tesseract
10 6 (0.11%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 142 (2.68%) SaaS
2 136 (2.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 84 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
4 46 (0.87%) PaaS
5 40 (0.76%) Amazon EC2
6 36 (0.68%) GitHub
7 20 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.26%) Joyent
10 12 (0.23%) IaaS
11 10 (0.19%) Office 365
12 8 (0.15%) Trello
13 7 (0.13%) Amazon EMR
13 7 (0.13%) Basecamp
14 5 (0.094%) Google Apps
14 5 (0.094%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.094%) Heroku
15 1 (0.019%) Amazon SQS
15 1 (0.019%) Rackspace Cloud
15 1 (0.019%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 216 (4.08%) HTTP
2 177 (3.34%) Internet
3 87 (1.64%) TCP/IP
4 43 (0.81%) Broadband
5 39 (0.74%) LDAP
6 34 (0.64%) Kerberos
7 29 (0.55%) Firewall
8 24 (0.45%) AMQP
9 22 (0.42%) SNMP
10 21 (0.40%) DNS
11 20 (0.38%) Intranet
12 18 (0.34%) SSH
13 16 (0.30%) Ethernet
13 16 (0.30%) Modbus
14 14 (0.26%) SMTP
14 14 (0.26%) IPv4
15 10 (0.19%) Network Security
16 9 (0.17%) DHCP
17 8 (0.15%) IPsec
18 7 (0.13%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1902 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 613 (11.57%) MySQL
3 569 (10.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 359 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 302 (5.70%) SQL Server 2005
6 284 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
7 237 (4.47%) NoSQL
8 185 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 165 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 142 (2.68%) RDBMS
11 128 (2.42%) MongoDB
12 119 (2.25%) PostgreSQL
13 112 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
14 98 (1.85%) Big Data
15 83 (1.57%) Oracle Database
16 78 (1.47%) Apache Cassandra
17 61 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 61 (1.15%) DB2
18 55 (1.04%) Hadoop
19 53 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 712 (13.44%) Subversion
2 610 (11.51%) Git (software)
3 574 (10.83%) Visual Studio
4 518 (9.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 459 (8.66%) Selenium
6 448 (8.46%) NUnit
7 411 (7.76%) Maven
8 309 (5.83%) Eclipse
9 305 (5.76%) JUnit
10 262 (4.95%) Jenkins
11 187 (3.53%) Ant
12 178 (3.36%) TeamCity
13 173 (3.27%) JIRA
14 155 (2.93%) Jasmine
15 150 (2.83%) Hudson
16 131 (2.47%) MSTest
17 130 (2.45%) Cucumber
18 114 (2.15%) PHPUnit
19 112 (2.11%) SpecFlow
20 107 (2.02%) NetBeans
General
1 885 (16.70%) Finance
2 282 (5.32%) Banking
3 225 (4.25%) Games
3 225 (4.25%) Marketing
4 214 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 116 (2.19%) Retail
6 102 (1.93%) Advertising
7 100 (1.89%) Legal
8 97 (1.83%) Front Office
9 87 (1.64%) Publishing
10 68 (1.28%) Back Office
11 63 (1.19%) Investment Banking
12 54 (1.02%) Manufacturing
13 46 (0.87%) French Language
14 27 (0.51%) Financial Institution
15 26 (0.49%) Automotive
15 26 (0.49%) Law
16 19 (0.36%) Billing
17 15 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 15 (0.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4104 (77.46%) Developer
2 1096 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 1046 (19.74%) Senior Developer
4 835 (15.76%) C# Developer
5 751 (14.18%) Java Developer
6 521 (9.83%) C# .NET Developer
7 472 (8.91%) Software Developer
8 394 (7.44%) Software Engineer
9 338 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
10 315 (5.95%) Senior .NET Developer
11 308 (5.81%) PHP Developer
11 308 (5.81%) Web Developer
12 291 (5.49%) Senior Java Developer
13 282 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 242 (4.57%) Analyst
15 217 (4.10%) Lead Developer
16 184 (3.47%) JavaScript Developer
17 180 (3.40%) Senior C# Developer
18 164 (3.10%) Architect
19 153 (2.89%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2642 (49.87%) .NET
2 1904 (35.94%) HTML
3 1653 (31.20%) CSS
4 1593 (30.07%) ASP.NET
5 1452 (27.41%) jQuery
6 1126 (21.25%) Web Services
7 1023 (19.31%) XML
8 1010 (19.06%) WCF
9 969 (18.29%) .NET Framework
10 825 (15.57%) ASP.NET MVC
11 761 (14.36%) HTML5
12 721 (13.61%) Ajax
13 665 (12.55%) WPF
14 618 (11.66%) Spring
15 498 (9.40%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 485 (9.15%) J2EE
17 443 (8.36%) CSS3
18 435 (8.21%) SOAP
19 374 (7.06%) REST
20 362 (6.83%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 573 (10.82%) Computer Science
2 369 (6.96%) N-Tier
3 271 (5.12%) Inversion of Control
4 266 (5.02%) Open Source
5 264 (4.98%) Enterprise Software
6 206 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 197 (3.72%) Mathematics
8 120 (2.27%) Client/Server
9 81 (1.53%) Derivative
9 81 (1.53%) Visualisation
10 77 (1.45%) iPhone
11 75 (1.42%) Digital Media
12 67 (1.26%) iPad
13 61 (1.15%) Management Information System
14 58 (1.09%) NHS
15 55 (1.04%) SystemC
16 54 (1.02%) Online Games
17 53 (1.00%) Physics
18 52 (0.98%) Equities
19 51 (0.96%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 777 (14.67%) Windows
2 653 (12.33%) Linux
3 332 (6.27%) Android
4 301 (5.68%) Apple iOS
5 270 (5.10%) UNIX
6 96 (1.81%) Windows Phone
7 45 (0.85%) Solaris
8 40 (0.76%) CentOS
9 39 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 29 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
12 27 (0.51%) Windows Phone 7
13 25 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (0.43%) Ubuntu
15 16 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 16 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
16 14 (0.26%) Fedora
17 10 (0.19%) VxWorks
18 8 (0.15%) AIX
19 7 (0.13%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1889 (35.65%) TDD
2 1728 (32.62%) Agile Software Development
3 1703 (32.14%) MVC
4 1661 (31.35%) OO
5 1220 (23.03%) Scrum
6 1013 (19.12%) Continuous Integration
7 951 (17.95%) Software Engineering
8 642 (12.12%) OOP
9 523 (9.87%) BDD
10 513 (9.68%) E-Commerce
11 452 (8.53%) OOD
12 441 (8.32%) Web Development
13 395 (7.46%) SOA
14 372 (7.02%) Multithreading
15 301 (5.68%) UML
16 266 (5.02%) MVVM
17 255 (4.81%) Automated Testing
18 234 (4.42%) System Testing
19 224 (4.23%) Dependency Injection
20 212 (4.00%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2620 (49.45%) C#
2 2089 (39.43%) SQL
3 1965 (37.09%) JavaScript
4 1520 (28.69%) Java
5 614 (11.59%) PHP
6 545 (10.29%) T-SQL
7 366 (6.91%) C++
8 281 (5.30%) C
9 272 (5.13%) Python
10 248 (4.68%) Ruby
11 213 (4.02%) VB.NET
12 157 (2.96%) PL/SQL
13 140 (2.64%) Perl
14 139 (2.62%) Objective-C
15 117 (2.21%) PHP5
16 86 (1.62%) VB
17 69 (1.30%) Shell Script
18 66 (1.25%) PowerShell
18 66 (1.25%) Scala
19 57 (1.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1200 (22.65%) Degree
2 185 (3.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 101 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 87 (1.64%) ISEB
5 71 (1.34%) MCP
6 49 (0.92%) PhD
6 49 (0.92%) MCTS
7 47 (0.89%) SC Cleared
8 41 (0.77%) ISTQB
9 39 (0.74%) MCSD
10 36 (0.68%) MCAD
11 24 (0.45%) Sun Certification
12 21 (0.40%) MCPD
12 21 (0.40%) MCITP
13 15 (0.28%) MCSE
14 13 (0.25%) MBA
15 11 (0.21%) HND
16 4 (0.076%) ACCA
16 4 (0.076%) OCPJP
16 4 (0.076%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 493 (9.31%) QA
2 22 (0.42%) SLA
3 21 (0.40%) DICOM
4 10 (0.19%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.15%) TickIT
6 6 (0.11%) ISO 9000
6 6 (0.11%) WAI
7 4 (0.076%) HL7
8 2 (0.038%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.038%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.019%) IAS 39
9 1 (0.019%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.019%) WCAG
9 1 (0.019%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.019%) JTAG
System Software
1 76 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 48 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.34%) Varnish
4 15 (0.28%) qmail
5 12 (0.23%) Squid
6 6 (0.11%) VirtualBox
7 5 (0.094%) RACF
7 5 (0.094%) Hyper-V
8 4 (0.076%) Xen
9 2 (0.038%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.019%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 1 (0.019%) KVM
Systems Management
1 79 (1.49%) Puppet
2 57 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
3 54 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
4 24 (0.45%) YUM
5 18 (0.34%) Nagios
6 16 (0.30%) Vagrant
7 15 (0.28%) Zenoss
8 10 (0.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 7 (0.13%) Control-M
9 7 (0.13%) WMI
10 5 (0.094%) MOM
11 4 (0.076%) Ansible
12 3 (0.057%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.019%) CFEngine
13 1 (0.019%) CA SiteMinder
13 1 (0.019%) SCCM
13 1 (0.019%) Cacti
13 1 (0.019%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 1179 (22.25%) Microsoft
2 673 (12.70%) Oracle
3 231 (4.36%) JBoss
4 153 (2.89%) Google
5 138 (2.60%) Zend
6 95 (1.79%) IBM
7 82 (1.55%) SAP
8 70 (1.32%) Sitecore
9 65 (1.23%) Adobe
10 60 (1.13%) Twitter
11 53 (1.00%) VMware
12 44 (0.83%) Sun
12 44 (0.83%) HP
13 41 (0.77%) Facebook
14 40 (0.76%) Business Objects
15 39 (0.74%) hybris
16 35 (0.66%) Xamarin
17 34 (0.64%) Red Gate
18 33 (0.62%) Vignette
19 32 (0.60%) GigaSpaces
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + excellent benefits & training!
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newark, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £0 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits + Bonuses + Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IT People First
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Depending on experience salary may b
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 45,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000
Posted: 10 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
Billingham, Cleveland
Catalyst
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + excellent benefits (on job ad)
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
North West London
Corporate Project Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 14 hours ago