The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 75 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 27 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.98% 0.95% 1.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 1.13% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 9
Average salary £65,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1124 886 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.59% 84.06% 75.87%
Number of salaries quoted 892 670 579
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £58,400 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Essex region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Essex

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Essex

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 December 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
Chelmsford +5 8 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Southend-on-Sea - 4 £40,000 -
Basildon +7 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 26 (55.32%) MVC
2 23 (48.94%) Java
3 22 (46.81%) SQL
4 20 (42.55%) .NET
4 20 (42.55%) JPA
5 18 (38.30%) Java SE
5 18 (38.30%) Struts
6 17 (36.17%) Spring
7 16 (34.04%) Spring MVC
8 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
9 11 (23.40%) J2EE
9 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (21.28%) Finance
10 10 (21.28%) JBoss
11 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
11 9 (19.15%) EJB
11 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
11 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
11 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
12 8 (17.02%) TDD
12 8 (17.02%) QA
12 8 (17.02%) SOA
12 8 (17.02%) OO
12 8 (17.02%) ITIL
13 7 (14.89%) C#
13 7 (14.89%) N-Tier
13 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
13 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
14 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
14 6 (12.77%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 10 (21.28%) JBoss
2 5 (10.64%) Umbraco
3 4 (8.51%) CMS
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.26%) GlassFish
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) Internet
2 4 (8.51%) Firewall
2 4 (8.51%) NAS
2 4 (8.51%) IPv4
2 4 (8.51%) IPv6
2 4 (8.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.13%) SQL CLR
4 1 (2.13%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (2.13%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) OLAP
4 1 (2.13%) OLTP
4 1 (2.13%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.51%) JUnit
3 3 (6.38%) Subversion
3 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.26%) Ant
4 2 (4.26%) Maven
4 2 (4.26%) Gradle
5 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.13%) NUnit
5 1 (2.13%) MSTest
5 1 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (21.28%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 20 (42.55%) Java Developer
3 12 (25.53%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Graduate
5 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.64%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.51%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.38%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (42.55%) .NET
1 20 (42.55%) JPA
2 18 (38.30%) Struts
2 18 (38.30%) Java SE
3 17 (36.17%) Spring
4 16 (34.04%) Spring MVC
5 12 (25.53%) .NET Framework
6 11 (23.40%) J2EE
7 9 (19.15%) EJB
7 9 (19.15%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.64%) Java EE
8 5 (10.64%) Web Services
9 4 (8.51%) Servlets
9 4 (8.51%) SOAP
9 4 (8.51%) ASP.NET
9 4 (8.51%) REST
10 2 (4.26%) Unity DI Container
10 2 (4.26%) jQuery
10 2 (4.26%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (4.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) N-Tier
2 6 (12.77%) Computer Science
2 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.26%) Open Source
4 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (55.32%) MVC
2 11 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (19.15%) Mentoring
4 8 (17.02%) TDD
4 8 (17.02%) ITIL
4 8 (17.02%) OO
4 8 (17.02%) SOA
5 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
5 7 (14.89%) Waterfall
6 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.77%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.77%) Scrum
6 6 (12.77%) OOP
7 5 (10.64%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.64%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.64%) Project Management
7 5 (10.64%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (10.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) Java
2 22 (46.81%) SQL
3 7 (14.89%) C#
4 3 (6.38%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.13%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) XAML
6 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) SunGard
3 4 (8.51%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Dell
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Colchester
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 23 days ago