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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 82 66 73
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 17 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.35% 1.66% 1.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.63% 1.96% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +12.50%
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
1044 816 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 83.19% 84.74% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 833 627 592
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
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 28 January 2015.

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 28 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
Chelmsford -4 12 £52,500 +10.52% 2
Basildon +8 1 £65,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 (54.17%) MVC
2 25 (52.08%) Java
3 24 (50.00%) JPA
4 23 (47.92%) SQL
5 19 (39.58%) Java SE
5 19 (39.58%) Struts
6 18 (37.50%) .NET
6 18 (37.50%) Spring
7 17 (35.42%) Spring MVC
8 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (20.83%) Finance
9 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
9 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
10 9 (18.75%) J2EE
10 9 (18.75%) JBoss
11 8 (16.67%) ITIL
11 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 8 (16.67%) OO
11 8 (16.67%) SOA
11 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 8 (16.67%) QA
11 8 (16.67%) TDD
11 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
12 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
12 7 (14.58%) N-Tier
12 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
13 6 (12.50%) Internet
13 6 (12.50%) EJB
13 6 (12.50%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 9 (18.75%) JBoss
2 4 (8.33%) Umbraco
3 3 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) Internet
2 4 (8.33%) Firewall
2 4 (8.33%) NAS
2 4 (8.33%) IPv4
2 4 (8.33%) IPv6
2 4 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.42%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.08%) SQL CLR
4 1 (2.08%) OLTP
4 1 (2.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.08%) DB2
4 1 (2.08%) OLAP
4 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.25%) JUnit
3 3 (6.25%) Subversion
4 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.08%) PowerBuilder
4 1 (2.08%) NUnit
4 1 (2.08%) MSTest
4 1 (2.08%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (68.75%) Developer
2 22 (45.83%) Java Developer
3 11 (22.92%) Senior Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Graduate
4 6 (12.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Graduate Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Software Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Project Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Java Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Lead Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Graduate Software Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (50.00%) JPA
2 19 (39.58%) Java SE
2 19 (39.58%) Struts
3 18 (37.50%) Spring
3 18 (37.50%) .NET
4 17 (35.42%) Spring MVC
5 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 9 (18.75%) J2EE
7 6 (12.50%) EJB
7 6 (12.50%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.42%) Web Services
9 4 (8.33%) SOAP
9 4 (8.33%) REST
10 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET
11 2 (4.17%) COM
11 2 (4.17%) JSP
11 2 (4.17%) Servlets
11 2 (4.17%) JavaBeans
11 2 (4.17%) Unity DI Container
11 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.58%) N-Tier
3 6 (12.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.25%) Algorithms
5 2 (4.17%) Open Source
5 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
6 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.42%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (54.17%) MVC
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 8 (16.67%) TDD
4 8 (16.67%) ITIL
4 8 (16.67%) OO
4 8 (16.67%) SOA
4 8 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.58%) Software Engineering
5 7 (14.58%) Configuration Management
6 6 (12.50%) OOP
6 6 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.50%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (12.50%) Scrum
7 5 (10.42%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (10.42%) Web Development
7 5 (10.42%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.42%) Project Management
7 5 (10.42%) Regression Testing
7 5 (10.42%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (52.08%) Java
2 23 (47.92%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) C#
4 3 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
2 4 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) SunGard
3 4 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Dell
4 1 (2.08%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Sybase
4 1 (2.08%) SAP
4 1 (2.08%) IBM
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