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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 130 114 126
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2207 2487 2433
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.24% 2.57% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 3.12% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1820 2073 2172
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
81338 79614 83745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.70% 82.33% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 67543 64209 71633
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,500 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 January 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 January 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 -42 809 £56,000 +6.66% 116
South East +12 472 £45,000 - 63
Yorkshire +30 258 £40,000 +14.28% 38
South West -13 156 £40,000 +19.40% 12
North West -44 149 £37,500 - 49
East of England -46 139 £42,500 -5.55% 18
East Midlands +20 101 £40,000 +11.11% 18
West Midlands -2 89 £40,000 -11.11% 10
North East -27 16 £41,250 +35.24% 4
Midlands -4 1 - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 2463 (54.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1939 (42.91%) C#
3 1892 (41.87%) SQL
4 1842 (40.76%) .NET
5 1771 (39.19%) JavaScript
6 1709 (37.82%) HTML
7 1507 (33.35%) TDD
8 1490 (32.97%) CSS
9 1433 (31.71%) SQL Server
10 1376 (30.45%) MVC
11 1278 (28.28%) Java
12 1196 (26.47%) ASP.NET
13 1133 (25.07%) OO
14 1056 (23.37%) Scrum
15 1050 (23.24%) jQuery
16 981 (21.71%) Finance
17 975 (21.58%) Degree
18 960 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
19 923 (20.42%) Web Services
20 864 (19.12%) Microsoft
21 831 (18.39%) Software Engineering
22 757 (16.75%) XML
23 685 (15.16%) ASP.NET MVC
24 676 (14.96%) HTML5
25 660 (14.61%) .NET Framework
26 631 (13.96%) Git (software)
27 629 (13.92%) Computer Science
28 625 (13.83%) Windows
28 625 (13.83%) Linux
29 592 (13.10%) Oracle

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 263 (5.82%) Apache
2 212 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 187 (4.14%) JBoss
4 176 (3.89%) IIS
5 153 (3.39%) SharePoint
6 146 (3.23%) Node.js
7 145 (3.21%) WebSphere
8 124 (2.74%) CMS
9 103 (2.28%) WebLogic
10 94 (2.08%) Apache Solr
11 63 (1.39%) BizTalk Server
12 59 (1.31%) Umbraco
13 37 (0.82%) WordPress
14 36 (0.80%) Confluence
15 33 (0.73%) Drupal
16 30 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
17 29 (0.64%) NServiceBus
18 28 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
18 28 (0.62%) nginx
19 24 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 326 (7.21%) MS Excel
2 72 (1.59%) MS Office
3 41 (0.91%) Photoshop
4 22 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
5 17 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.27%) Mingle
7 11 (0.24%) Fireworks
7 11 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
8 10 (0.22%) FreeHand
9 6 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.089%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.066%) InfoPath
12 1 (0.022%) ArcView
12 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.022%) Simulink
12 1 (0.022%) CorelDRAW
Business Applications
1 77 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 30 (0.66%) Google Analytics
2 30 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 26 (0.58%) Magento
4 15 (0.33%) Markit EDM
4 15 (0.33%) Summit
5 13 (0.29%) SAP CRM
6 9 (0.20%) Temenos T24
6 9 (0.20%) Finacle
6 9 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle Payables
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle Receivables
7 7 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
7 7 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
7 7 (0.15%) Sophis RISQUE
8 6 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 135 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (1.31%) SaaS
3 44 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 30 (0.66%) PaaS
6 29 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
7 28 (0.62%) GitHub
8 18 (0.40%) Google App Engine
8 18 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 14 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
10 13 (0.29%) Heroku
11 9 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.18%) IaaS
13 3 (0.066%) OpenShift
14 2 (0.044%) Joyent
15 1 (0.022%) Route 53
15 1 (0.022%) Trello
15 1 (0.022%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 192 (4.25%) HTTP
2 143 (3.16%) Internet
3 41 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 39 (0.86%) Intranet
5 21 (0.46%) DNS
5 21 (0.46%) DHCP
6 17 (0.38%) LDAP
6 17 (0.38%) Broadband
6 17 (0.38%) Firewall
7 14 (0.31%) FTP
8 10 (0.22%) IPsec
9 9 (0.20%) SNMP
10 8 (0.18%) Kerberos
10 8 (0.18%) Ethernet
10 8 (0.18%) SMTP
10 8 (0.18%) Network Security
11 6 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (0.13%) IPv4
11 6 (0.13%) IPv6
11 6 (0.13%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1433 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 464 (10.27%) MySQL
3 369 (8.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 269 (5.95%) Relational Database
5 197 (4.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 190 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 186 (4.12%) NoSQL
8 185 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
9 175 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 143 (3.16%) MongoDB
11 140 (3.10%) Big Data
12 127 (2.81%) RDBMS
13 91 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
14 90 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 83 (1.84%) Oracle Database
16 80 (1.77%) PostgreSQL
17 62 (1.37%) Hadoop
18 52 (1.15%) Redis
19 50 (1.11%) DB2
20 44 (0.97%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 631 (13.96%) Git (software)
2 558 (12.35%) Subversion
3 447 (9.89%) Team Foundation Server
4 444 (9.83%) NUnit
5 414 (9.16%) JUnit
6 388 (8.59%) Visual Studio
7 259 (5.73%) JIRA
8 253 (5.60%) Selenium
9 242 (5.36%) Eclipse
10 235 (5.20%) Jenkins
11 232 (5.13%) Maven
12 191 (4.23%) Ant
13 179 (3.96%) TeamCity
14 139 (3.08%) Jasmine
15 110 (2.43%) Mockito
16 102 (2.26%) Moq
17 100 (2.21%) PHPUnit
18 89 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
19 83 (1.84%) TestNG
20 81 (1.79%) Cucumber
General
1 981 (21.71%) Finance
2 231 (5.11%) Banking
3 195 (4.32%) Advertising
4 171 (3.78%) Retail
5 141 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 129 (2.85%) Marketing
7 118 (2.61%) Games
8 96 (2.12%) Front Office
9 77 (1.70%) Investment Banking
10 71 (1.57%) Back Office
11 47 (1.04%) Legal
12 38 (0.84%) Publishing
13 36 (0.80%) Financial Institution
14 34 (0.75%) Manufacturing
15 29 (0.64%) French Language
16 19 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
16 19 (0.42%) Aerospace
17 17 (0.38%) Billing
18 8 (0.18%) Law
18 8 (0.18%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3376 (74.71%) Developer
2 806 (17.84%) .NET Developer
3 751 (16.62%) Senior Developer
4 610 (13.50%) Java Developer
5 603 (13.34%) C# Developer
6 404 (8.94%) Software Developer
7 383 (8.48%) Software Engineer
8 376 (8.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 239 (5.29%) PHP Developer
10 234 (5.18%) Web Developer
11 218 (4.82%) Senior .NET Developer
12 202 (4.47%) Junior
13 200 (4.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 192 (4.25%) ASP.NET Developer
15 173 (3.83%) Junior Developer
16 157 (3.47%) Analyst
17 151 (3.34%) Senior Java Developer
18 139 (3.08%) Team Leader
19 134 (2.97%) Lead Developer
20 132 (2.92%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1842 (40.76%) .NET
2 1709 (37.82%) HTML
3 1490 (32.97%) CSS
4 1196 (26.47%) ASP.NET
5 1050 (23.24%) jQuery
6 923 (20.42%) Web Services
7 757 (16.75%) XML
8 685 (15.16%) ASP.NET MVC
9 676 (14.96%) HTML5
10 660 (14.61%) .NET Framework
11 515 (11.40%) WCF
12 470 (10.40%) Spring
13 431 (9.54%) Ajax
14 410 (9.07%) J2EE
15 403 (8.92%) AngularJS
16 398 (8.81%) CSS3
17 371 (8.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 333 (7.37%) SOAP
19 282 (6.24%) REST
20 279 (6.17%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 629 (13.92%) Computer Science
2 396 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
3 291 (6.44%) User Experience
4 193 (4.27%) N-Tier
5 180 (3.98%) Open Source
6 165 (3.65%) Mathematics
7 161 (3.56%) Mobile App
8 158 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
9 144 (3.19%) Inversion of Control
10 131 (2.90%) Client/Server
11 103 (2.28%) iPad
12 79 (1.75%) Visualisation
13 73 (1.62%) Algorithms
14 71 (1.57%) iPhone
15 58 (1.28%) Management Information System
16 51 (1.13%) Mobile Payment
17 49 (1.08%) Hedge funds
18 48 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 47 (1.04%) Derivative
20 46 (1.02%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 625 (13.83%) Windows
1 625 (13.83%) Linux
2 343 (7.59%) Android
3 316 (6.99%) UNIX
4 280 (6.20%) Apple iOS
5 57 (1.26%) Windows Phone
6 30 (0.66%) Windows Phone 7
6 30 (0.66%) Windows Mobile
7 28 (0.62%) Solaris
8 15 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (0.33%) Windows 7
9 14 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (0.27%) Windows 8
11 8 (0.18%) CentOS
11 8 (0.18%) AIX
12 7 (0.15%) Windows CE
13 5 (0.11%) VxWorks
13 5 (0.11%) Debian
14 4 (0.089%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (0.089%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2463 (54.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1507 (33.35%) TDD
3 1376 (30.45%) MVC
4 1133 (25.07%) OO
5 1056 (23.37%) Scrum
6 960 (21.24%) Continuous Integration
7 831 (18.39%) Software Engineering
8 498 (11.02%) OOP
9 434 (9.60%) Mentoring
10 417 (9.23%) E-Commerce
11 416 (9.21%) BDD
12 351 (7.77%) SOA
13 341 (7.55%) OOD
14 328 (7.26%) Web Development
15 288 (6.37%) Automated Testing
16 239 (5.29%) UML
17 217 (4.80%) Integration Testing
18 207 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
19 203 (4.49%) Android Development
20 201 (4.45%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 1939 (42.91%) C#
2 1892 (41.87%) SQL
3 1771 (39.19%) JavaScript
4 1278 (28.28%) Java
5 461 (10.20%) PHP
6 426 (9.43%) C++
7 370 (8.19%) T-SQL
8 253 (5.60%) Python
9 196 (4.34%) VB.NET
10 138 (3.05%) C
11 134 (2.97%) Ruby
12 131 (2.90%) Objective-C
13 119 (2.63%) PL/SQL
14 99 (2.19%) Perl
15 87 (1.93%) VB
16 75 (1.66%) PowerShell
17 69 (1.53%) Bash Shell
17 69 (1.53%) Shell Script
18 59 (1.31%) PHP5
19 43 (0.95%) Scala
Qualifications
1 975 (21.58%) Degree
2 94 (2.08%) Security Cleared
3 77 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 52 (1.15%) ISEB
6 46 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 29 (0.64%) Sun Certification
8 24 (0.53%) PhD
9 20 (0.44%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (0.29%) Oracle Certification
11 9 (0.20%) MCP
11 9 (0.20%) MCSD
11 9 (0.20%) Brainbench
11 9 (0.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 7 (0.15%) MCPD
12 7 (0.15%) CCNA
12 7 (0.15%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.11%) MCTS
13 5 (0.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 406 (8.98%) QA
2 32 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 22 (0.49%) SLA
4 8 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.13%) Data Quality
6 5 (0.11%) DO-178B
6 5 (0.11%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.11%) TickIT
7 4 (0.089%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.089%) DO-254
8 3 (0.066%) WAI
8 3 (0.066%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 45 (1.00%) Active Directory
2 44 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (0.46%) Varnish
4 17 (0.38%) VirtualBox
5 14 (0.31%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.15%) qmail
7 6 (0.13%) Xen
8 4 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (0.066%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 3 (0.066%) vSphere
9 3 (0.066%) Firmware
10 2 (0.044%) RACF
10 2 (0.044%) vCloud
10 2 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.022%) KVM
11 1 (0.022%) HDFS
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 83 (1.84%) HP Quality Center
2 61 (1.35%) Puppet
3 44 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (0.62%) Vagrant
5 12 (0.27%) Ansible
6 10 (0.22%) yum
7 9 (0.20%) Hadoop YARN
8 7 (0.15%) Salt
8 7 (0.15%) Zenoss
8 7 (0.15%) Nagios
9 6 (0.13%) CA Endevor
9 6 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.11%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 5 (0.11%) SCCM
11 3 (0.066%) Capistrano
12 2 (0.044%) Business Desktop Deployment
13 1 (0.022%) OMEGAMON
13 1 (0.022%) BMC Performance Manager
13 1 (0.022%) Control-M
Vendors
1 864 (19.12%) Microsoft
2 592 (13.10%) Oracle
3 156 (3.45%) Google
4 104 (2.30%) Adobe
5 103 (2.28%) IBM
6 97 (2.15%) SAP
7 87 (1.93%) Zend
8 80 (1.77%) Sybase
9 63 (1.39%) HP
10 57 (1.26%) VMware
11 51 (1.13%) hybris
12 44 (0.97%) Apple
13 42 (0.93%) TOWER Software
14 41 (0.91%) Sun
15 39 (0.86%) Sitecore
16 38 (0.84%) Ab Initio
17 36 (0.80%) Telerik
18 34 (0.75%) Informatica
18 34 (0.75%) Xamarin
19 33 (0.73%) Cognos
London
Client Server
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 50 minutes ago
Barton-Upon-Humber, South Humberside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 52 minutes ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000
Posted: 53 minutes ago
Hove, East Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £40000 - £250000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £650 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: c£35K + 10% Bonus + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 7 hours ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago