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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 134 102 119
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2262 2822 2565
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.15% 2.73% 2.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 3.34% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1958 2388 2230
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £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
86778 84523 87075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 82.31% 81.72% 79.55%
Number of salaries quoted 71891 69477 74460
Average salary £49,750 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.73% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £74,000
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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -39 896 £55,000 +4.76% 80
South East -29 420 £42,500 -5.55% 48
Yorkshire -9 209 £35,000 +4.47% 37
South West -4 206 £37,500 - 34
North West -33 173 £37,500 +7.14% 27
East of England -42 149 £42,500 - 19
East Midlands +37 104 £40,000 +14.28% 12
West Midlands -39 88 £37,500 -11.76% 8
North East -23 14 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Midlands +7 1 - - 2
South Coast +2 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Unit Testing
UK

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 2701 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2014 (42.71%) .NET
3 2003 (42.47%) C#
4 1975 (41.88%) JavaScript
5 1927 (40.86%) SQL
6 1902 (40.33%) HTML
7 1633 (34.63%) TDD
8 1607 (34.08%) CSS
9 1587 (33.65%) SQL Server
10 1415 (30.00%) MVC
11 1382 (29.30%) Java
12 1276 (27.06%) ASP.NET
13 1261 (26.74%) OO
14 1194 (25.32%) Scrum
15 1169 (24.79%) jQuery
16 1036 (21.97%) Web Services
17 1013 (21.48%) Finance
18 1005 (21.31%) Degree
19 952 (20.19%) Microsoft
20 949 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
21 914 (19.38%) Software Engineering
22 860 (18.24%) XML
23 757 (16.05%) Git (software)
24 734 (15.56%) HTML5
25 714 (15.14%) .NET Framework
26 695 (14.74%) Computer Science
27 678 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
28 635 (13.46%) Oracle
29 604 (12.81%) Subversion
30 602 (12.77%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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
1 231 (4.90%) Apache
2 220 (4.66%) Tomcat
3 197 (4.18%) IIS
4 186 (3.94%) SharePoint
5 174 (3.69%) JBoss
6 173 (3.67%) Node.js
7 141 (2.99%) WebSphere
8 129 (2.74%) CMS
9 108 (2.29%) Apache Solr
10 86 (1.82%) WebLogic
11 50 (1.06%) BizTalk Server
12 47 (1.00%) Umbraco
13 43 (0.91%) Drupal
14 42 (0.89%) Confluence
15 39 (0.83%) WordPress
16 32 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
16 32 (0.68%) Jetty
16 32 (0.68%) NServiceBus
17 28 (0.59%) nginx
17 28 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 387 (8.21%) MS Excel
2 78 (1.65%) MS Office
3 38 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 16 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 14 (0.30%) Mingle
6 13 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
7 11 (0.23%) PowerPivot
8 10 (0.21%) FreeHand
8 10 (0.21%) Fireworks
9 6 (0.13%) InfoPath
9 6 (0.13%) ArcView
9 6 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.021%) Simulink
10 1 (0.021%) Stata
Business Applications
1 85 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (0.87%) Google Analytics
3 31 (0.66%) Magento
4 21 (0.45%) Sophis RISQUE
5 20 (0.42%) Markit EDM
6 18 (0.38%) Oracle Applications
7 13 (0.28%) SAP CRM
7 13 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
7 13 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.25%) Summit
8 12 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
9 10 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 7 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 7 (0.15%) LatentZero
10 7 (0.15%) Shopify
11 5 (0.11%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (0.11%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
11 5 (0.11%) Advent Moxy
11 5 (0.11%) Advent Geneva
11 5 (0.11%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 148 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 90 (1.91%) SaaS
3 55 (1.17%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
5 41 (0.87%) GitHub
6 38 (0.81%) PaaS
7 37 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
8 24 (0.51%) Google App Engine
8 24 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 19 (0.40%) Amazon S3
10 15 (0.32%) Amazon EMR
11 12 (0.25%) Heroku
12 9 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
13 8 (0.17%) IaaS
14 4 (0.085%) Force.com
14 4 (0.085%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.085%) OpenShift
15 3 (0.064%) Route 53
16 2 (0.042%) Amazon ELB
16 2 (0.042%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 218 (4.62%) HTTP
2 153 (3.24%) Internet
3 50 (1.06%) Intranet
4 34 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 21 (0.45%) Firewall
6 20 (0.42%) Broadband
7 12 (0.25%) LDAP
7 12 (0.25%) DNS
8 10 (0.21%) FTP
8 10 (0.21%) DHCP
9 9 (0.19%) IPsec
10 8 (0.17%) IPv4
10 8 (0.17%) ATM
11 7 (0.15%) IPv6
11 7 (0.15%) SAN
11 7 (0.15%) SNMP
11 7 (0.15%) Network Security
12 6 (0.13%) Ethernet
12 6 (0.13%) SMTP
12 6 (0.13%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1587 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 506 (10.73%) MySQL
3 402 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 348 (7.38%) Relational Database
5 261 (5.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 249 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 231 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 214 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
9 187 (3.97%) NoSQL
10 173 (3.67%) RDBMS
11 146 (3.10%) MongoDB
12 129 (2.74%) Big Data
13 113 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 111 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
15 90 (1.91%) Oracle Database
16 87 (1.84%) PostgreSQL
17 83 (1.76%) RavenDB
18 68 (1.44%) Hadoop
19 59 (1.25%) OLTP
20 58 (1.23%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 757 (16.05%) Git (software)
2 604 (12.81%) Subversion
3 481 (10.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 472 (10.01%) Visual Studio
5 423 (8.97%) JUnit
6 410 (8.69%) NUnit
7 297 (6.30%) Selenium
8 270 (5.73%) JIRA
9 249 (5.28%) Maven
10 238 (5.05%) Jenkins
11 229 (4.86%) Eclipse
12 203 (4.30%) TeamCity
13 180 (3.82%) Ant
14 173 (3.67%) Jasmine
15 140 (2.97%) Mockito
16 111 (2.35%) Moq
17 108 (2.29%) Rhino Mocks
18 107 (2.27%) ReSharper
19 92 (1.95%) Cucumber
20 88 (1.87%) PHPUnit
General
1 1013 (21.48%) Finance
2 251 (5.32%) Banking
3 216 (4.58%) Retail
4 183 (3.88%) Telecoms
5 180 (3.82%) Advertising
6 150 (3.18%) Games
7 124 (2.63%) Marketing
8 84 (1.78%) Front Office
9 69 (1.46%) Back Office
9 69 (1.46%) Investment Banking
10 62 (1.31%) Manufacturing
11 56 (1.19%) Publishing
12 53 (1.12%) Legal
13 34 (0.72%) Financial Institution
13 34 (0.72%) French Language
14 18 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 16 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 14 (0.30%) Electronics
17 13 (0.28%) Billing
18 12 (0.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3595 (76.23%) Developer
2 894 (18.96%) .NET Developer
3 827 (17.54%) Senior Developer
4 664 (14.08%) C# Developer
5 643 (13.63%) Java Developer
6 434 (9.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 420 (8.91%) Software Developer
8 396 (8.40%) Software Engineer
9 280 (5.94%) Senior .NET Developer
10 261 (5.53%) Web Developer
11 225 (4.77%) PHP Developer
12 221 (4.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 208 (4.41%) ASP.NET Developer
14 190 (4.03%) Junior
15 167 (3.54%) Junior Developer
16 156 (3.31%) Analyst
17 143 (3.03%) Team Leader
17 143 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
18 136 (2.88%) Lead Developer
19 130 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2014 (42.71%) .NET
2 1902 (40.33%) HTML
3 1607 (34.08%) CSS
4 1276 (27.06%) ASP.NET
5 1169 (24.79%) jQuery
6 1036 (21.97%) Web Services
7 860 (18.24%) XML
8 734 (15.56%) HTML5
9 714 (15.14%) .NET Framework
10 678 (14.38%) ASP.NET MVC
11 587 (12.45%) WCF
12 501 (10.62%) Spring
13 449 (9.52%) CSS3
14 431 (9.14%) AngularJS
15 408 (8.65%) Ajax
16 396 (8.40%) J2EE
17 395 (8.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 381 (8.08%) SOAP
19 328 (6.96%) REST
20 306 (6.49%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 695 (14.74%) Computer Science
2 415 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 261 (5.53%) User Experience
4 219 (4.64%) N-Tier
5 188 (3.99%) Mathematics
6 182 (3.86%) Open Source
7 173 (3.67%) Mobile App
8 149 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
8 149 (3.16%) Inversion of Control
9 140 (2.97%) Client/Server
10 121 (2.57%) iPad
11 96 (2.04%) Algorithms
12 80 (1.70%) iPhone
13 71 (1.51%) Visualisation
14 64 (1.36%) Social Media
14 64 (1.36%) Management Information System
15 60 (1.27%) Mobile Payment
16 57 (1.21%) Data Structures
17 55 (1.17%) Hedge funds
18 54 (1.15%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 595 (12.62%) Windows
2 574 (12.17%) Linux
3 335 (7.10%) Android
4 314 (6.66%) Apple iOS
5 301 (6.38%) UNIX
6 83 (1.76%) Windows Phone
7 44 (0.93%) Windows Phone 7
8 20 (0.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (0.42%) CentOS
8 20 (0.42%) Solaris
9 13 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 13 (0.28%) Fedora
10 12 (0.25%) Ubuntu
11 10 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
11 10 (0.21%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.19%) Debian
13 8 (0.17%) Windows CE
13 8 (0.17%) Mac OS X
13 8 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
14 6 (0.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2701 (57.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1633 (34.63%) TDD
3 1415 (30.00%) MVC
4 1261 (26.74%) OO
5 1194 (25.32%) Scrum
6 949 (20.12%) Continuous Integration
7 914 (19.38%) Software Engineering
8 602 (12.77%) OOP
9 545 (11.56%) E-Commerce
10 498 (10.56%) BDD
11 475 (10.07%) Mentoring
12 419 (8.88%) SOA
13 400 (8.48%) Web Development
14 345 (7.32%) OOD
15 294 (6.23%) Business Intelligence
16 273 (5.79%) Automated Testing
17 261 (5.53%) UML
18 216 (4.58%) ETL
19 213 (4.52%) iOS Development
20 210 (4.45%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2003 (42.47%) C#
2 1975 (41.88%) JavaScript
3 1927 (40.86%) SQL
4 1382 (29.30%) Java
5 482 (10.22%) PHP
6 413 (8.76%) T-SQL
7 408 (8.65%) C++
8 252 (5.34%) VB.NET
9 211 (4.47%) Python
10 139 (2.95%) C
11 134 (2.84%) PL/SQL
12 127 (2.69%) Objective-C
13 125 (2.65%) Ruby
14 116 (2.46%) VB
15 104 (2.21%) PHP5
16 87 (1.84%) PowerShell
17 76 (1.61%) Perl
18 66 (1.40%) Bash Shell
19 50 (1.06%) Scala
20 46 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1005 (21.31%) Degree
2 107 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 78 (1.65%) Security Cleared
4 57 (1.21%) ISEB
5 53 (1.12%) SC Cleared
6 48 (1.02%) ISTQB
7 39 (0.83%) Sun Certification
8 29 (0.61%) PhD
9 17 (0.36%) MCSD
9 17 (0.36%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.28%) MCITP
11 10 (0.21%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 10 (0.21%) MCSE
12 9 (0.19%) MCP
12 9 (0.19%) Brainbench
13 8 (0.17%) MCDBA
13 8 (0.17%) MCTS
14 7 (0.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 6 (0.13%) MCAD
16 4 (0.085%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 445 (9.44%) QA
2 31 (0.66%) ISO 9001
2 31 (0.66%) SLA
3 7 (0.15%) Data Quality
4 6 (0.13%) DO-178B
5 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.085%) ISO 14001
6 4 (0.085%) DO-254
6 4 (0.085%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.085%) IEC 61508
7 3 (0.064%) WAI
7 3 (0.064%) TickIT
8 2 (0.042%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.042%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.042%) WCAG
System Software
1 47 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (0.91%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.25%) Varnish
3 12 (0.25%) VirtualBox
4 7 (0.15%) RACF
5 5 (0.11%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.11%) qmail
5 5 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 5 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (0.11%) Xen
6 3 (0.064%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.042%) vCloud
7 2 (0.042%) ACF2
7 2 (0.042%) vSphere
7 2 (0.042%) Firmware
7 2 (0.042%) Squid
7 2 (0.042%) HDFS
8 1 (0.021%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.021%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.021%) Platform Symphony
Systems Management
1 101 (2.14%) HP Quality Center
2 48 (1.02%) Puppet
3 44 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
4 23 (0.49%) Vagrant
5 18 (0.38%) Hadoop YARN
6 11 (0.23%) Ansible
7 9 (0.19%) Capistrano
8 8 (0.17%) YUM
9 7 (0.15%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.15%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 6 (0.13%) CA Endevor
11 5 (0.11%) Nagios
11 5 (0.11%) Zenoss
11 5 (0.11%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.085%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.064%) Salt
14 2 (0.042%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 2 (0.042%) Sysprep
14 2 (0.042%) BMC Performance Manager
14 2 (0.042%) SCCM
Vendors
1 952 (20.19%) Microsoft
2 635 (13.46%) Oracle
3 210 (4.45%) Google
4 130 (2.76%) IBM
5 115 (2.44%) SAP
6 100 (2.12%) Adobe
7 80 (1.70%) Sybase
8 73 (1.55%) Zend
9 63 (1.34%) HP
10 59 (1.25%) hybris
11 55 (1.17%) Cognos
11 55 (1.17%) VMware
12 52 (1.10%) Sun
13 49 (1.04%) Facebook
14 42 (0.89%) Informatica
15 40 (0.85%) Telerik
16 39 (0.83%) Ab Initio
16 39 (0.83%) Business Objects
16 39 (0.83%) Sitecore
17 35 (0.74%) Apple
Northwich, Cheshire
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension,
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + BONUS & BENEFITS, pension
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + BONUS
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tadworth, Surrey
LEGAL AND GENERAL
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: 4 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum £30-40K pa + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Dover, Kent
Linkpoint Resources
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
ITF Solutions
Salary: £47000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £60000 - £65000 Per Annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £60000 to £65000 per annum - Pension, Health, Life Assurance and 25 d
Posted: 8 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + corporate benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50k plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago