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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 114 109 122
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2655 2833 2455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.58% 2.55% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.10% 3.10% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2236 2332 2127
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
85517 91245 84309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 83.19% 82.06% 80.36%
Number of salaries quoted 69838 74188 70126
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
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 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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -9 1084 £55,000 - 151
South East +35 551 £46,500 +3.33% 59
Yorkshire +39 258 £40,000 +14.28% 19
North West +1 219 £40,000 +6.66% 48
East of England +12 186 £45,000 - 29
West Midlands +6 131 £40,000 -5.88% 18
South West -60 111 £45,000 +20.00% 27
East Midlands -3 82 £42,500 +10.38% 12
North East -30 22 £40,000 +23.07% 4
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2765 (56.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2123 (43.08%) C#
3 2064 (41.88%) SQL
4 1968 (39.94%) .NET
5 1755 (35.61%) JavaScript
6 1615 (32.77%) TDD
7 1547 (31.39%) HTML
8 1546 (31.37%) SQL Server
9 1440 (29.22%) MVC
10 1399 (28.39%) CSS
11 1346 (27.31%) OO
12 1334 (27.07%) Java
13 1144 (23.21%) ASP.NET
14 1100 (22.32%) Web Services
15 1096 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
16 1087 (22.06%) Finance
17 1069 (21.69%) jQuery
18 1033 (20.96%) Scrum
19 1011 (20.52%) Degree
20 940 (19.07%) Microsoft
21 912 (18.51%) Software Engineering
22 764 (15.50%) Git (software)
23 731 (14.83%) XML
24 699 (14.18%) Windows
25 696 (14.12%) Linux
26 694 (14.08%) .NET Framework
26 694 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
27 670 (13.60%) HTML5
28 634 (12.87%) Oracle
29 581 (11.79%) Subversion

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 282 (5.72%) Apache
2 231 (4.69%) Tomcat
3 177 (3.59%) JBoss
4 171 (3.47%) IIS
5 160 (3.25%) Node.js
6 142 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 135 (2.74%) WebSphere
8 99 (2.01%) CMS
9 98 (1.99%) WebLogic
10 72 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
11 60 (1.22%) Apache Solr
12 54 (1.10%) Umbraco
13 51 (1.03%) NServiceBus
14 50 (1.01%) nginx
15 44 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
16 42 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
17 41 (0.83%) Apache Pig
18 38 (0.77%) Confluence
19 30 (0.61%) Drupal
20 28 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 357 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 50 (1.01%) MS Office
3 26 (0.53%) Photoshop
4 15 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (0.22%) Mingle
6 10 (0.20%) MS Visio
7 7 (0.14%) GNU Octave
8 5 (0.10%) Fireworks
8 5 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.081%) FreeHand
10 2 (0.041%) InfoPath
10 2 (0.041%) MS Project
11 1 (0.020%) Acrobat
11 1 (0.020%) CorelDRAW
11 1 (0.020%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 44 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 37 (0.75%) Oracle EBS
4 32 (0.65%) Magento
5 15 (0.30%) Markit EDM
6 11 (0.22%) Tridion
7 10 (0.20%) Finacle
7 10 (0.20%) Temenos T24
8 8 (0.16%) Oracle Payables
8 8 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
8 8 (0.16%) Oracle General Ledger
8 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (0.16%) assyst
8 8 (0.16%) Exstream
8 8 (0.16%) Oracle Financials
9 7 (0.14%) Decalog
9 7 (0.14%) LongView
9 7 (0.14%) HiInvest
9 7 (0.14%) HiPerformance
9 7 (0.14%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 154 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 143 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 44 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
3 44 (0.89%) SaaS
4 35 (0.71%) Amazon EMR
5 34 (0.69%) Amazon S3
6 24 (0.49%) GitHub
7 21 (0.43%) PaaS
8 20 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (0.30%) Google Analytics
10 12 (0.24%) Heroku
11 9 (0.18%) IaaS
12 8 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
12 8 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
13 7 (0.14%) Google App Engine
14 5 (0.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 3 (0.061%) Joyent
15 3 (0.061%) Sage Pay
16 1 (0.020%) Route 53
16 1 (0.020%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 166 (3.37%) HTTP
2 131 (2.66%) Internet
3 46 (0.93%) TCP/IP
4 32 (0.65%) DNS
4 32 (0.65%) DHCP
5 22 (0.45%) Intranet
6 18 (0.37%) Broadband
7 17 (0.34%) LDAP
8 15 (0.30%) FTP
9 10 (0.20%) Unified Communications
9 10 (0.20%) SSH
9 10 (0.20%) IPsec
10 9 (0.18%) SMTP
11 8 (0.16%) Firewall
11 8 (0.16%) Kerberos
11 8 (0.16%) VPN
12 7 (0.14%) WAN
12 7 (0.14%) SNMP
12 7 (0.14%) Ethernet
12 7 (0.14%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1546 (31.37%) SQL Server
2 476 (9.66%) MySQL
3 330 (6.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 305 (6.19%) Relational Database
5 231 (4.69%) NoSQL
6 219 (4.44%) MongoDB
7 177 (3.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 170 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
9 165 (3.35%) Data Warehouse
10 158 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 136 (2.76%) Big Data
12 134 (2.72%) PostgreSQL
13 129 (2.62%) Oracle Database
14 123 (2.50%) RDBMS
15 115 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
16 98 (1.99%) Hadoop
17 71 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 62 (1.26%) DB2
18 62 (1.26%) Redis
19 53 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 764 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 581 (11.79%) Subversion
3 481 (9.76%) NUnit
4 478 (9.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 452 (9.17%) Visual Studio
6 351 (7.12%) JUnit
7 343 (6.96%) Jenkins
8 269 (5.46%) Selenium
9 222 (4.50%) Maven
10 213 (4.32%) Eclipse
11 211 (4.28%) JIRA
12 178 (3.61%) Ant
13 158 (3.21%) TeamCity
14 148 (3.00%) Xcode
15 144 (2.92%) Moq
16 142 (2.88%) Jasmine
17 138 (2.80%) PHPUnit
18 117 (2.37%) MSTest
19 97 (1.97%) ReSharper
20 87 (1.77%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 1087 (22.06%) Finance
2 263 (5.34%) Banking
3 206 (4.18%) Retail
4 166 (3.37%) Marketing
5 163 (3.31%) Telecoms
6 158 (3.21%) Advertising
7 118 (2.39%) Front Office
8 102 (2.07%) Games
9 85 (1.72%) Investment Banking
10 62 (1.26%) Financial Institution
10 62 (1.26%) Back Office
11 43 (0.87%) Legal
12 42 (0.85%) Manufacturing
13 37 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
14 32 (0.65%) Billing
14 32 (0.65%) Publishing
15 28 (0.57%) Law
16 20 (0.41%) French Language
17 15 (0.30%) Electronics
18 14 (0.28%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3583 (72.71%) Developer
2 822 (16.68%) .NET Developer
3 791 (16.05%) Senior Developer
4 641 (13.01%) C# Developer
5 570 (11.57%) Java Developer
6 435 (8.83%) Software Developer
7 392 (7.95%) Software Engineer
8 374 (7.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 314 (6.37%) PHP Developer
10 223 (4.53%) Analyst
11 222 (4.50%) Web Developer
12 206 (4.18%) Senior .NET Developer
13 178 (3.61%) ASP.NET Developer
14 177 (3.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 161 (3.27%) Programmer
16 154 (3.13%) Senior Java Developer
17 146 (2.96%) Lead Developer
18 144 (2.92%) Front-End Developer
19 141 (2.86%) Consultant
20 139 (2.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1968 (39.94%) .NET
2 1547 (31.39%) HTML
3 1399 (28.39%) CSS
4 1144 (23.21%) ASP.NET
5 1100 (22.32%) Web Services
6 1069 (21.69%) jQuery
7 731 (14.83%) XML
8 694 (14.08%) .NET Framework
8 694 (14.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 670 (13.60%) HTML5
10 564 (11.44%) WCF
11 478 (9.70%) Ajax
12 441 (8.95%) AngularJS
13 439 (8.91%) Spring
14 423 (8.58%) REST
15 387 (7.85%) Entity Framework
16 368 (7.47%) CSS3
17 366 (7.43%) J2EE
18 342 (6.94%) SOAP
19 336 (6.82%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 549 (11.14%) Computer Science
2 403 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 246 (4.99%) N-Tier
4 241 (4.89%) User Experience
5 236 (4.79%) Mobile App
6 227 (4.61%) Open Source
7 152 (3.08%) Mathematics
8 150 (3.04%) Enterprise Software
9 122 (2.48%) Inversion of Control
10 120 (2.44%) Client/Server
11 106 (2.15%) iPad
12 105 (2.13%) Visualisation
13 104 (2.11%) iPhone
14 79 (1.60%) Algorithms
15 65 (1.32%) Management Information System
16 64 (1.30%) Social Media
17 61 (1.24%) Hedge funds
18 57 (1.16%) Equities
19 56 (1.14%) Clustering
20 53 (1.08%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 699 (14.18%) Windows
2 696 (14.12%) Linux
3 364 (7.39%) Android
4 334 (6.78%) Apple iOS
5 301 (6.11%) UNIX
6 58 (1.18%) Windows Mobile
7 47 (0.95%) Windows Phone
8 35 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 28 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (0.57%) Solaris
10 26 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (0.45%) CentOS
12 19 (0.39%) zOS
13 17 (0.34%) Windows 8
14 16 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
16 12 (0.24%) Mac OS X
17 11 (0.22%) Mac OS
18 8 (0.16%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2765 (56.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1615 (32.77%) TDD
3 1440 (29.22%) MVC
4 1346 (27.31%) OO
5 1096 (22.24%) Continuous Integration
6 1033 (20.96%) Scrum
7 912 (18.51%) Software Engineering
8 457 (9.27%) BDD
9 419 (8.50%) Automated Testing
10 393 (7.97%) Mentoring
11 390 (7.91%) OOP
12 389 (7.89%) OOD
13 364 (7.39%) E-Commerce
14 349 (7.08%) SOA
15 292 (5.93%) Web Development
16 289 (5.86%) Multithreading
17 271 (5.50%) Integration Testing
18 243 (4.93%) iOS Development
19 222 (4.50%) Waterfall
20 217 (4.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2123 (43.08%) C#
2 2064 (41.88%) SQL
3 1755 (35.61%) JavaScript
4 1334 (27.07%) Java
5 533 (10.82%) PHP
6 470 (9.54%) C++
7 415 (8.42%) T-SQL
8 367 (7.45%) Python
9 244 (4.95%) VB.NET
10 188 (3.81%) Objective-C
11 164 (3.33%) PL/SQL
12 162 (3.29%) C
13 137 (2.78%) Ruby
14 108 (2.19%) VB
15 102 (2.07%) Bash Shell
16 88 (1.79%) PowerShell
17 85 (1.72%) Shell Script
18 71 (1.44%) Perl
19 66 (1.34%) Scala
20 61 (1.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1011 (20.52%) Degree
2 109 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 83 (1.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 57 (1.16%) SC Cleared
5 56 (1.14%) ISEB
6 41 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 41 (0.83%) PhD
7 28 (0.57%) MCSD
8 20 (0.41%) MCTS
9 15 (0.30%) MCP
10 14 (0.28%) Oracle Certification
11 12 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 12 (0.24%) Sun Certification
12 11 (0.22%) PMI Certification
12 11 (0.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 10 (0.20%) MCITP
13 10 (0.20%) PMP
14 9 (0.18%) DV Cleared
15 8 (0.16%) MCSE
15 8 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 501 (10.17%) QA
2 33 (0.67%) SLA
3 21 (0.43%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.26%) TickIT
5 6 (0.12%) FATCA
6 5 (0.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 5 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.081%) IEC 61508
7 4 (0.081%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.081%) DO-254
8 3 (0.061%) WAI
9 2 (0.041%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.020%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.020%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.020%) HL7
10 1 (0.020%) WCAG
System Software
1 60 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (0.81%) VirtualBox
3 39 (0.79%) Varnish
4 34 (0.69%) Active Directory
5 30 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 21 (0.43%) iptables
7 17 (0.34%) Docker
8 12 (0.24%) HDFS
9 11 (0.22%) RACF
10 8 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (0.14%) qmail
12 5 (0.10%) Firmware
13 3 (0.061%) vSphere
13 3 (0.061%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 2 (0.041%) KVM
14 2 (0.041%) Xen
Systems Management
1 118 (2.39%) Puppet
2 70 (1.42%) Vagrant
3 67 (1.36%) Opscode Chef
4 60 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
5 22 (0.45%) Ansible
6 19 (0.39%) Nagios
7 12 (0.24%) Capistrano
7 12 (0.24%) Control-M
8 10 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 9 (0.18%) Tivoli
10 8 (0.16%) yum
10 8 (0.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 7 (0.14%) Zenoss
11 7 (0.14%) Oozie
12 5 (0.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 5 (0.10%) SCCM
12 5 (0.10%) Salt
13 2 (0.041%) logstash
13 2 (0.041%) Graylog
13 2 (0.041%) Graphite
Vendors
1 940 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 634 (12.87%) Oracle
3 133 (2.70%) Zend
4 119 (2.41%) Google
5 104 (2.11%) IBM
6 81 (1.64%) Sybase
7 78 (1.58%) Apple
8 76 (1.54%) SAP
9 71 (1.44%) VMware
10 70 (1.42%) Adobe
11 66 (1.34%) TOWER Software
11 66 (1.34%) HP
12 56 (1.14%) Sitecore
13 39 (0.79%) Telerik
14 37 (0.75%) Yahoo!
14 37 (0.75%) Twitter
15 35 (0.71%) Facebook
16 30 (0.61%) Xamarin
17 29 (0.59%) hybris
18 28 (0.57%) Sony
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