The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 114 118 121
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2586 2604 2403
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.58% 2.50% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 3.04% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2174 2134 2068
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Unit Testing
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83355 85730 81990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.07% 82.27% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 68281 69393 68373
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,063
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +6.25%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 1022 £55,000 +4.76% 132
South East +39 551 £45,000 - 85
Yorkshire +41 297 £40,000 +14.28% 27
North West -16 206 £40,000 +6.66% 50
East of England -17 160 £45,000 - 15
West Midlands +7 109 £40,000 -5.88% 15
South West -68 107 £42,500 +21.42% 13
East Midlands +4 93 £42,500 +10.38% 7
North East -21 24 £40,000 +33.33% 4
Midlands +6 1 - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 2684 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 2061 (42.93%) C#
3 2034 (42.37%) SQL
4 1912 (39.83%) .NET
5 1758 (36.62%) JavaScript
6 1585 (33.01%) HTML
7 1583 (32.97%) TDD
8 1465 (30.51%) SQL Server
9 1432 (29.83%) MVC
10 1419 (29.56%) CSS
11 1316 (27.41%) Java
12 1281 (26.68%) OO
13 1142 (23.79%) ASP.NET
14 1080 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
15 1068 (22.25%) jQuery
16 1032 (21.50%) Scrum
17 1025 (21.35%) Finance
18 1020 (21.25%) Degree
19 1009 (21.02%) Web Services
20 936 (19.50%) Microsoft
21 906 (18.87%) Software Engineering
22 735 (15.31%) XML
23 709 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
24 708 (14.75%) Git (software)
25 689 (14.35%) Windows
26 682 (14.21%) Linux
27 680 (14.16%) .NET Framework
28 677 (14.10%) HTML5
29 614 (12.79%) Subversion
30 599 (12.48%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 287 (5.98%) Apache
2 227 (4.73%) Tomcat
3 188 (3.92%) JBoss
4 158 (3.29%) IIS
5 152 (3.17%) Node.js
6 148 (3.08%) SharePoint
7 132 (2.75%) WebSphere
8 105 (2.19%) CMS
9 101 (2.10%) WebLogic
10 72 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
11 58 (1.21%) Apache Solr
12 54 (1.12%) Umbraco
13 43 (0.90%) nginx
14 41 (0.85%) NServiceBus
15 40 (0.83%) Confluence
16 36 (0.75%) Apache Pig
17 34 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
18 31 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
19 29 (0.60%) Drupal
20 24 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 351 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 55 (1.15%) MS Office
3 38 (0.79%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 15 (0.31%) MS Visio
6 13 (0.27%) Mingle
7 7 (0.15%) GNU Octave
8 6 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (0.12%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.10%) FreeHand
9 5 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
10 2 (0.042%) PowerPivot
10 2 (0.042%) MS Project
11 1 (0.021%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.021%) Simulink
11 1 (0.021%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 59 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
3 37 (0.77%) Oracle Applications
4 31 (0.65%) Magento
5 27 (0.56%) Google Analytics
6 16 (0.33%) Markit EDM
7 12 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
8 10 (0.21%) Temenos T24
8 10 (0.21%) Finacle
8 10 (0.21%) Summit
9 9 (0.19%) SAP CRM
9 9 (0.19%) Oracle Financials
10 8 (0.17%) Tridion
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
10 8 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
11 7 (0.15%) Oracle 11i
11 7 (0.15%) assyst
12 6 (0.12%) Exstream
12 6 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 130 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
3 46 (0.96%) SaaS
4 42 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (0.69%) Amazon EMR
6 32 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 28 (0.58%) PaaS
8 23 (0.48%) GitHub
9 17 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
10 11 (0.23%) IaaS
10 11 (0.23%) Heroku
11 10 (0.21%) Google App Engine
11 10 (0.21%) Google Cloud Platform
12 9 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 8 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
14 3 (0.062%) Joyent
15 1 (0.021%) Route 53
15 1 (0.021%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.021%) Google Apps
15 1 (0.021%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 164 (3.42%) HTTP
2 142 (2.96%) Internet
3 42 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 30 (0.62%) DNS
4 30 (0.62%) DHCP
5 21 (0.44%) Intranet
6 19 (0.40%) Broadband
7 16 (0.33%) LDAP
8 14 (0.29%) FTP
9 13 (0.27%) Firewall
10 10 (0.21%) IPsec
11 8 (0.17%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.17%) SNMP
11 8 (0.17%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.15%) WAN
12 7 (0.15%) SMTP
12 7 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (0.15%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.12%) AMQP
13 6 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1465 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 451 (9.39%) MySQL
3 350 (7.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 288 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 216 (4.50%) NoSQL
6 213 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 190 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 169 (3.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 166 (3.46%) Data Warehouse
10 158 (3.29%) SQL Server 2012
11 139 (2.90%) Big Data
12 126 (2.62%) RDBMS
13 113 (2.35%) PostgreSQL
14 112 (2.33%) Oracle Database
15 107 (2.23%) SQL Server 2005
16 89 (1.85%) Hadoop
17 82 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 59 (1.23%) Redis
19 45 (0.94%) DB2
20 42 (0.87%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 708 (14.75%) Git (software)
2 614 (12.79%) Subversion
3 488 (10.16%) NUnit
4 469 (9.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 417 (8.69%) Visual Studio
6 382 (7.96%) JUnit
7 289 (6.02%) Jenkins
8 253 (5.27%) Selenium
9 245 (5.10%) JIRA
10 231 (4.81%) Eclipse
11 227 (4.73%) Maven
12 190 (3.96%) Ant
13 172 (3.58%) TeamCity
14 147 (3.06%) Jasmine
15 132 (2.75%) Moq
16 125 (2.60%) Xcode
17 121 (2.52%) PHPUnit
18 100 (2.08%) MSTest
19 92 (1.92%) ReSharper
20 88 (1.83%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1025 (21.35%) Finance
2 251 (5.23%) Banking
3 189 (3.94%) Advertising
4 172 (3.58%) Retail
5 162 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 149 (3.10%) Marketing
7 109 (2.27%) Games
8 108 (2.25%) Front Office
9 89 (1.85%) Investment Banking
10 68 (1.42%) Back Office
11 47 (0.98%) Financial Institution
12 43 (0.90%) Manufacturing
13 38 (0.79%) Legal
13 38 (0.79%) Publishing
14 30 (0.62%) Billing
15 28 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 22 (0.46%) French Language
17 16 (0.33%) Aerospace
18 11 (0.23%) Electronics
19 10 (0.21%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3519 (73.30%) Developer
2 811 (16.89%) .NET Developer
3 777 (16.18%) Senior Developer
4 625 (13.02%) C# Developer
5 599 (12.48%) Java Developer
6 433 (9.02%) Software Developer
7 391 (8.14%) Software Engineer
8 359 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 278 (5.79%) PHP Developer
10 223 (4.64%) Senior .NET Developer
11 215 (4.48%) Web Developer
12 205 (4.27%) Analyst
13 174 (3.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 169 (3.52%) ASP.NET Developer
15 165 (3.44%) Programmer
16 154 (3.21%) Senior Java Developer
17 148 (3.08%) Front-End Developer
18 146 (3.04%) Junior
19 141 (2.94%) Lead Developer
20 131 (2.73%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1912 (39.83%) .NET
2 1585 (33.01%) HTML
3 1419 (29.56%) CSS
4 1142 (23.79%) ASP.NET
5 1068 (22.25%) jQuery
6 1009 (21.02%) Web Services
7 735 (15.31%) XML
8 709 (14.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 680 (14.16%) .NET Framework
10 677 (14.10%) HTML5
11 533 (11.10%) WCF
12 469 (9.77%) Ajax
13 442 (9.21%) AngularJS
14 441 (9.19%) Spring
15 397 (8.27%) J2EE
16 387 (8.06%) CSS3
17 366 (7.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 334 (6.96%) REST
19 327 (6.81%) SOAP
20 314 (6.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 590 (12.29%) Computer Science
2 400 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 262 (5.46%) User Experience
4 227 (4.73%) N-Tier
5 224 (4.67%) Open Source
6 215 (4.48%) Mobile App
7 170 (3.54%) Mathematics
8 159 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
9 132 (2.75%) Inversion of Control
10 130 (2.71%) Client/Server
11 113 (2.35%) Visualisation
12 109 (2.27%) iPad
13 93 (1.94%) iPhone
14 85 (1.77%) Algorithms
15 56 (1.17%) Management Information System
15 56 (1.17%) Equities
16 55 (1.15%) Hedge funds
17 49 (1.02%) Clustering
17 49 (1.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 48 (1.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 689 (14.35%) Windows
2 682 (14.21%) Linux
3 379 (7.89%) Android
4 332 (6.92%) Apple iOS
5 309 (6.44%) UNIX
6 50 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
6 50 (1.04%) Windows Phone
7 31 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 28 (0.58%) Solaris
9 24 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (0.48%) Windows Phone 7
11 20 (0.42%) CentOS
12 17 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
14 15 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (0.27%) Windows 8
16 11 (0.23%) Mac OS
17 10 (0.21%) Mac OS X
18 8 (0.17%) zOS
19 7 (0.15%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2684 (55.91%) Agile Software Development
2 1583 (32.97%) TDD
3 1432 (29.83%) MVC
4 1281 (26.68%) OO
5 1080 (22.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1032 (21.50%) Scrum
7 906 (18.87%) Software Engineering
8 437 (9.10%) BDD
9 425 (8.85%) OOP
10 385 (8.02%) Mentoring
11 358 (7.46%) E-Commerce
12 357 (7.44%) OOD
13 351 (7.31%) Automated Testing
14 319 (6.64%) SOA
15 310 (6.46%) Web Development
16 278 (5.79%) Integration Testing
17 253 (5.27%) Multithreading
18 229 (4.77%) iOS Development
19 226 (4.71%) Android Development
20 225 (4.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2061 (42.93%) C#
2 2034 (42.37%) SQL
3 1758 (36.62%) JavaScript
4 1316 (27.41%) Java
5 497 (10.35%) PHP
6 478 (9.96%) C++
7 403 (8.39%) T-SQL
8 352 (7.33%) Python
9 211 (4.39%) VB.NET
10 172 (3.58%) Objective-C
11 159 (3.31%) C
12 149 (3.10%) PL/SQL
13 133 (2.77%) Ruby
14 100 (2.08%) VB
15 88 (1.83%) Bash Shell
16 85 (1.77%) Shell Script
17 83 (1.73%) Perl
17 83 (1.73%) PowerShell
18 57 (1.19%) VBA
19 51 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1020 (21.25%) Degree
2 103 (2.15%) Security Cleared
3 81 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 60 (1.25%) ISEB
5 57 (1.19%) SC Cleared
6 47 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 33 (0.69%) PhD
8 20 (0.42%) MCSD
9 18 (0.37%) Sun Certification
10 15 (0.31%) Oracle Certification
10 15 (0.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 14 (0.29%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 14 (0.29%) MCP
12 12 (0.25%) MCTS
13 11 (0.23%) DV Cleared
13 11 (0.23%) Brainbench
14 9 (0.19%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.17%) MCSE
15 8 (0.17%) PMP
16 7 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 480 (10.00%) QA
2 31 (0.65%) ISO 9001
3 28 (0.58%) SLA
4 10 (0.21%) TickIT
5 8 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.12%) FATCA
8 5 (0.10%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.083%) IEC 61508
9 4 (0.083%) DO-178B
9 4 (0.083%) DO-254
10 3 (0.062%) WAI
11 1 (0.021%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.021%) WCAG
11 1 (0.021%) HL7
System Software
1 47 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (0.87%) Active Directory
3 39 (0.81%) VirtualBox
4 33 (0.69%) Varnish
5 29 (0.60%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.44%) iptables
7 9 (0.19%) Docker
7 9 (0.19%) HDFS
8 7 (0.15%) qmail
9 6 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.083%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (0.083%) Firmware
11 3 (0.062%) RACF
11 3 (0.062%) vSphere
11 3 (0.062%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.021%) KVM
12 1 (0.021%) Xen
Systems Management
1 86 (1.79%) Puppet
2 73 (1.52%) HP Quality Center
3 52 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
4 48 (1.00%) Vagrant
5 12 (0.25%) Ansible
5 12 (0.25%) Nagios
6 9 (0.19%) Tivoli
6 9 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 8 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 8 (0.17%) Control-M
7 8 (0.17%) yum
8 7 (0.15%) Zenoss
8 7 (0.15%) Salt
9 6 (0.12%) SCCM
9 6 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (0.083%) Oozie
11 3 (0.062%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.021%) logstash
12 1 (0.021%) HAProxy
12 1 (0.021%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 936 (19.50%) Microsoft
2 599 (12.48%) Oracle
3 133 (2.77%) Google
4 109 (2.27%) Zend
5 90 (1.87%) IBM
6 81 (1.69%) Adobe
6 81 (1.69%) Sybase
7 76 (1.58%) SAP
8 70 (1.46%) TOWER Software
9 68 (1.42%) Apple
9 68 (1.42%) HP
10 61 (1.27%) VMware
11 45 (0.94%) Telerik
11 45 (0.94%) Sitecore
12 40 (0.83%) hybris
13 34 (0.71%) Yahoo!
14 32 (0.67%) Facebook
15 30 (0.62%) Xamarin
16 29 (0.60%) Sun
17 28 (0.58%) Twitter
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + 10%+ Bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Computer People
Salary: Bonus, Pension, Life, Health
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive & Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: Pension, flexible working
Posted: 13 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Search Crawley IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
TLP Consultancy
Salary: Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
York, Yorkshire
Provide Consulting Ltd
Salary: Excellent Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Hounslow, London
Think IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Package
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Westbourne Partners Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Newton Blue
Salary: £40000 - £46000 per annum + benefits and 35 hour week 9am-5pm
Posted: 18 hours ago