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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 129 108 117
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2382 2593 2573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.23% 2.60% 2.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 3.20% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2005 2233 2246
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
87806 81031 86649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.09% 81.19% 79.25%
Number of salaries quoted 70747 67265 73911
Average salary £48,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.10% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
(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 -20 1053 £52,500 +5.00% 117
South East -7 479 £42,500 -5.55% 40
South West -15 213 £37,500 +15.38% 34
North West +10 200 £38,250 +9.28% 26
Yorkshire -39 138 £37,500 +7.14% 17
East of England -75 112 £45,000 +5.88% 22
West Midlands -22 104 £37,500 +25.00% 13
East Midlands +29 83 £39,000 +11.42% 12
North East -26 12 £32,500 -18.75% 10
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3055 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 2388 (45.57%) .NET
3 2321 (44.29%) C#
4 2294 (43.78%) JavaScript
5 2210 (42.18%) HTML
6 2063 (39.37%) SQL
7 1866 (35.61%) CSS
8 1849 (35.29%) SQL Server
9 1818 (34.69%) TDD
10 1594 (30.42%) MVC
11 1550 (29.58%) Java
12 1441 (27.50%) ASP.NET
13 1421 (27.12%) OO
14 1384 (26.41%) Scrum
15 1354 (25.84%) jQuery
16 1189 (22.69%) Web Services
17 1081 (20.63%) Finance
18 1078 (20.57%) Degree
19 1047 (19.98%) Microsoft
20 1036 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
21 1003 (19.14%) Software Engineering
22 971 (18.53%) XML
23 876 (16.72%) HTML5
24 874 (16.68%) Git (software)
25 859 (16.39%) .NET Framework
26 830 (15.84%) WCF
27 711 (13.57%) Computer Science
27 711 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC
28 695 (13.26%) Oracle
29 683 (13.03%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 279 (5.32%) IIS
2 245 (4.68%) Tomcat
3 233 (4.45%) Apache
4 230 (4.39%) SharePoint
5 222 (4.24%) Node.js
6 171 (3.26%) WebSphere
7 152 (2.90%) CMS
8 113 (2.16%) Apache Solr
9 105 (2.00%) WebLogic
10 69 (1.32%) Drupal
11 63 (1.20%) Umbraco
12 55 (1.05%) Confluence
13 51 (0.97%) WordPress
14 46 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
15 42 (0.80%) NServiceBus
15 42 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
16 38 (0.73%) nginx
17 36 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
17 36 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
18 31 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 435 (8.30%) MS Excel
2 91 (1.74%) MS Office
3 30 (0.57%) Photoshop
4 24 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 13 (0.25%) PowerPivot
6 12 (0.23%) Mingle
7 10 (0.19%) InfoPath
7 10 (0.19%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.11%) ArcView
9 5 (0.095%) FreeHand
9 5 (0.095%) Fireworks
9 5 (0.095%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.019%) Stata
10 1 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 67 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.90%) Magento
3 31 (0.59%) Google Analytics
4 23 (0.44%) Markit EDM
5 17 (0.32%) Shopify
5 17 (0.32%) Sophis RISQUE
6 15 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
7 14 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 10 (0.19%) LatentZero
8 10 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 9 (0.17%) Summit
10 8 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
11 7 (0.13%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.13%) Cognos Business Intelligence
12 6 (0.11%) MultiFonds
12 6 (0.11%) Beauchamp
12 6 (0.11%) PORTIA
12 6 (0.11%) Tesseract
12 6 (0.11%) Minerva
12 6 (0.11%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 141 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 120 (2.29%) SaaS
3 86 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 55 (1.05%) GitHub
4 55 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
5 45 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
6 37 (0.71%) PaaS
7 22 (0.42%) Amazon S3
8 19 (0.36%) Google App Engine
9 13 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
10 12 (0.23%) Trello
11 9 (0.17%) IaaS
11 9 (0.17%) Amazon SQS
12 6 (0.11%) Office 365
13 5 (0.095%) Joyent
13 5 (0.095%) Force.com
14 4 (0.076%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.057%) Basecamp
15 3 (0.057%) Rackspace Cloud
16 2 (0.038%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 272 (5.19%) HTTP
2 204 (3.89%) Internet
3 63 (1.20%) TCP/IP
4 51 (0.97%) Intranet
5 29 (0.55%) Broadband
6 26 (0.50%) DNS
7 18 (0.34%) SSH
8 17 (0.32%) DHCP
9 11 (0.21%) FTP
9 11 (0.21%) Firewall
10 9 (0.17%) ATM
10 9 (0.17%) IPsec
11 8 (0.15%) VoIP
12 5 (0.095%) SSL
12 5 (0.095%) IPv4
12 5 (0.095%) Modbus
13 4 (0.076%) VPN
13 4 (0.076%) Wireless
14 3 (0.057%) IPv6
15 2 (0.038%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1849 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 552 (10.53%) MySQL
3 451 (8.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 415 (7.92%) Relational Database
5 270 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 262 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 253 (4.83%) SQL Server 2012
8 224 (4.27%) NoSQL
9 204 (3.89%) RDBMS
10 189 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
11 175 (3.34%) SQL Server 2005
12 141 (2.69%) MongoDB
13 135 (2.58%) Big Data
14 128 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
15 105 (2.00%) Oracle Database
16 98 (1.87%) RavenDB
17 91 (1.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 82 (1.56%) Hadoop
19 68 (1.30%) DB2
20 66 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 874 (16.68%) Git (software)
2 675 (12.88%) Subversion
3 580 (11.07%) Visual Studio
4 501 (9.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 436 (8.32%) NUnit
6 392 (7.48%) JUnit
7 375 (7.16%) Selenium
8 305 (5.82%) Maven
9 297 (5.67%) Jenkins
10 266 (5.08%) JIRA
11 237 (4.52%) Eclipse
12 220 (4.20%) Ant
12 220 (4.20%) Jasmine
13 196 (3.74%) TeamCity
14 139 (2.65%) Cucumber
15 131 (2.50%) ReSharper
16 119 (2.27%) Moq
17 112 (2.14%) Hudson
17 112 (2.14%) PHPUnit
18 109 (2.08%) Mockito
General
1 1081 (20.63%) Finance
2 283 (5.40%) Banking
3 229 (4.37%) Retail
4 212 (4.05%) Games
5 208 (3.97%) Telecoms
6 195 (3.72%) Advertising
7 179 (3.42%) Marketing
8 100 (1.91%) Front Office
9 75 (1.43%) Publishing
10 70 (1.34%) Legal
10 70 (1.34%) Manufacturing
11 57 (1.09%) Investment Banking
12 53 (1.01%) French Language
13 49 (0.94%) Back Office
14 40 (0.76%) Financial Institution
15 30 (0.57%) Electronics
16 28 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
17 18 (0.34%) Law
18 17 (0.32%) Aerospace
18 17 (0.32%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4060 (77.48%) Developer
2 1058 (20.19%) .NET Developer
3 1021 (19.48%) Senior Developer
4 795 (15.17%) C# Developer
5 693 (13.23%) Java Developer
6 531 (10.13%) C# .NET Developer
7 477 (9.10%) Software Developer
8 385 (7.35%) Software Engineer
9 333 (6.35%) Senior .NET Developer
10 299 (5.71%) Web Developer
11 253 (4.83%) ASP.NET Developer
12 242 (4.62%) PHP Developer
13 235 (4.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 205 (3.91%) Analyst
15 196 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
16 182 (3.47%) Junior
17 180 (3.44%) Front-End Developer
18 173 (3.30%) Senior C# Developer
19 162 (3.09%) Lead Developer
20 161 (3.07%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2388 (45.57%) .NET
2 2210 (42.18%) HTML
3 1866 (35.61%) CSS
4 1441 (27.50%) ASP.NET
5 1354 (25.84%) jQuery
6 1189 (22.69%) Web Services
7 971 (18.53%) XML
8 876 (16.72%) HTML5
9 859 (16.39%) .NET Framework
10 830 (15.84%) WCF
11 711 (13.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 585 (11.16%) CSS3
13 547 (10.44%) Ajax
14 534 (10.19%) Spring
15 484 (9.24%) SOAP
16 468 (8.93%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 463 (8.84%) AngularJS
18 438 (8.36%) J2EE
19 431 (8.23%) WPF
19 431 (8.23%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 711 (13.57%) Computer Science
2 383 (7.31%) Analytical Skills
3 289 (5.52%) N-Tier
4 263 (5.02%) User Experience
5 239 (4.56%) Mobile App
6 207 (3.95%) Mathematics
7 197 (3.76%) Open Source
8 177 (3.38%) Enterprise Software
9 161 (3.07%) Inversion of Control
10 136 (2.60%) Client/Server
11 127 (2.42%) iPad
12 121 (2.31%) iPhone
13 113 (2.16%) Social Media
14 83 (1.58%) Management Information System
15 75 (1.43%) Derivative
16 71 (1.35%) Physics
17 65 (1.24%) Visualisation
18 61 (1.16%) Clustering
19 60 (1.15%) Equities
20 54 (1.03%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 595 (11.35%) Windows
2 575 (10.97%) Linux
3 388 (7.40%) Android
4 375 (7.16%) Apple iOS
5 286 (5.46%) UNIX
6 111 (2.12%) Windows Phone
7 42 (0.80%) Windows Phone 7
8 37 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (0.53%) CentOS
10 20 (0.38%) Fedora
11 18 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 18 (0.34%) Mac OS X
12 15 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 14 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
14 12 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
15 11 (0.21%) Embedded Linux
15 11 (0.21%) Solaris
16 10 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (0.17%) VxWorks
17 9 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3055 (58.30%) Agile Software Development
2 1818 (34.69%) TDD
3 1594 (30.42%) MVC
4 1421 (27.12%) OO
5 1384 (26.41%) Scrum
6 1036 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
7 1003 (19.14%) Software Engineering
8 683 (13.03%) OOP
9 633 (12.08%) E-Commerce
10 564 (10.76%) BDD
11 497 (9.48%) SOA
12 490 (9.35%) Web Development
13 440 (8.40%) Mentoring
14 387 (7.39%) OOD
15 321 (6.13%) Business Intelligence
16 284 (5.42%) Multithreading
17 277 (5.29%) Kanban
18 269 (5.13%) Automated Testing
18 269 (5.13%) UML
19 265 (5.06%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2321 (44.29%) C#
2 2294 (43.78%) JavaScript
3 2063 (39.37%) SQL
4 1550 (29.58%) Java
5 540 (10.31%) PHP
6 468 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 442 (8.44%) C++
8 320 (6.11%) VB.NET
9 187 (3.57%) Python
10 171 (3.26%) VB
11 168 (3.21%) C
12 162 (3.09%) Objective-C
13 158 (3.02%) Ruby
14 119 (2.27%) PHP5
15 118 (2.25%) PL/SQL
16 81 (1.55%) Scala
17 77 (1.47%) PowerShell
18 75 (1.43%) Bash Shell
19 67 (1.28%) VBA
20 62 (1.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1078 (20.57%) Degree
2 151 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 76 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 54 (1.03%) ISEB
5 48 (0.92%) SC Cleared
6 40 (0.76%) MCP
7 39 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 36 (0.69%) MCSD
8 36 (0.69%) Sun Certification
9 33 (0.63%) MCAD
9 33 (0.63%) PhD
10 18 (0.34%) MCITP
11 16 (0.31%) MCSE
12 13 (0.25%) MCTS
13 11 (0.21%) DV Cleared
14 8 (0.15%) MCPD
14 8 (0.15%) MCDBA
15 6 (0.11%) MBA
15 6 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
16 4 (0.076%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 502 (9.58%) QA
2 25 (0.48%) SLA
3 24 (0.46%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.17%) Data Quality
5 7 (0.13%) ISO 9000
5 7 (0.13%) TickIT
6 6 (0.11%) WCAG
7 4 (0.076%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.057%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.038%) WAI
9 2 (0.038%) DO-178B
9 2 (0.038%) Solvency II
System Software
1 52 (0.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (0.92%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.53%) HDFS
4 13 (0.25%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.19%) RACF
6 8 (0.15%) Varnish
7 6 (0.11%) Squid
8 5 (0.095%) Xen
8 5 (0.095%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (0.095%) VirtualBox
9 3 (0.057%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.038%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.038%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.038%) ACF2
11 1 (0.019%) Platform Symphony
11 1 (0.019%) vCloud
11 1 (0.019%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 87 (1.66%) HP Quality Center
2 46 (0.88%) Puppet
3 40 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (0.55%) Vagrant
5 21 (0.40%) Capistrano
6 8 (0.15%) YUM
7 7 (0.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 6 (0.11%) CA Endevor
8 6 (0.11%) Ansible
9 5 (0.095%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.076%) Nagios
11 3 (0.057%) Tivoli
11 3 (0.057%) MOM
12 2 (0.038%) Sysprep
12 2 (0.038%) Opsview
13 1 (0.019%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 1 (0.019%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.019%) Control-M
13 1 (0.019%) OMEGAMON
13 1 (0.019%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 1047 (19.98%) Microsoft
2 695 (13.26%) Oracle
3 213 (4.06%) Google
4 206 (3.93%) JBoss
5 137 (2.61%) IBM
6 116 (2.21%) SAP
7 88 (1.68%) Adobe
8 86 (1.64%) Zend
9 79 (1.51%) Sybase
10 62 (1.18%) Facebook
11 61 (1.16%) Cognos
12 55 (1.05%) Twitter
12 55 (1.05%) Sitecore
13 52 (0.99%) VMware
14 51 (0.97%) Business Objects
15 50 (0.95%) hybris
16 45 (0.86%) Apple
17 44 (0.84%) Sun
18 42 (0.80%) Informatica
18 42 (0.80%) HP
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + pension, free parking
Posted: 15 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ARM Technology
Salary: £30 - £55 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum - generous benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Suffolk
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum + Bonus, Shares and benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £40000 - £55001 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £30000 - £35001 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: 17 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Somerset
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The F10 Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + See job spec
Posted: 18 hours ago