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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 66 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 21 32 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.83% 2.91% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 3.64% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 30
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
816 880 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 71.02% 80.15% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 636 711 662
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Brentwood +1 5 £41,250 -13.15%
Colchester 0 4 £41,250 +31.16% 1
Witham - 4 £27,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £32,500 -
Chelmsford - 1 - -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 39 (72.22%) MVC
2 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
3 28 (51.85%) C#
3 28 (51.85%) .NET
4 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 24 (44.44%) SQL
6 22 (40.74%) TDD
7 20 (37.04%) OO
8 19 (35.19%) CSS
8 19 (35.19%) HTML
9 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
10 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
12 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (22.22%) QA
12 12 (22.22%) jQuery
12 12 (22.22%) Umbraco
12 12 (22.22%) Subversion
13 11 (20.37%) Java
13 11 (20.37%) CMS
13 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (20.37%) MongoDB
14 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
14 10 (18.52%) J2EE
14 10 (18.52%) EJB
14 10 (18.52%) OOP
15 9 (16.67%) Struts
16 8 (14.81%) Servlets
16 8 (14.81%) Spring
16 8 (14.81%) JPA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 12 (22.22%) Umbraco
2 11 (20.37%) CMS
3 6 (11.11%) Node.js
4 4 (7.41%) WebLogic
4 4 (7.41%) IIS
4 4 (7.41%) GlassFish
4 4 (7.41%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (3.70%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.70%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.37%) MongoDB
3 4 (7.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (7.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) PerformancePoint
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.85%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 12 (22.22%) Subversion
2 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
3 5 (9.26%) JUnit
3 5 (9.26%) Grunt
3 5 (9.26%) Mocha
4 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (7.41%) Gradle
4 4 (7.41%) Ant
4 4 (7.41%) Maven
5 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
6 2 (3.70%) NUnit
7 1 (1.85%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse RCP
7 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (9.26%) Marketing
1 5 (9.26%) Finance
1 5 (9.26%) Advertising
2 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 44 (81.48%) Developer
2 14 (25.93%) .NET Developer
3 12 (22.22%) C# Developer
3 12 (22.22%) Applications Developer
4 11 (20.37%) .NET Applications Developer
4 11 (20.37%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) C# Application Developer
5 10 (18.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Web Developer
5 10 (18.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 10 (18.52%) Java Developer
6 7 (12.96%) Programmer
7 6 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
7 6 (11.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (9.26%) UI Developer
8 5 (9.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
8 5 (9.26%) UI Programmer
8 5 (9.26%) User Experience Developer
8 5 (9.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) .NET
2 19 (35.19%) CSS
2 19 (35.19%) HTML
3 15 (27.78%) ASP.NET
4 13 (24.07%) .NET Framework
5 12 (22.22%) jQuery
6 11 (20.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (18.52%) Hibernate
7 10 (18.52%) J2EE
7 10 (18.52%) EJB
8 9 (16.67%) Struts
9 8 (14.81%) Servlets
9 8 (14.81%) Spring
9 8 (14.81%) JPA
9 8 (14.81%) Java SE
10 7 (12.96%) Java EE
10 7 (12.96%) Spring MVC
11 6 (11.11%) Backbone.js
12 5 (9.26%) Flash
12 5 (9.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) iPhone
1 6 (11.11%) iPad
1 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
5 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (72.22%) MVC
2 22 (40.74%) TDD
3 20 (37.04%) OO
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) OOP
6 7 (12.96%) Test Management
6 7 (12.96%) Regression Testing
7 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 6 (11.11%) Integration Testing
8 5 (9.26%) Test Scripting
8 5 (9.26%) BDD
9 4 (7.41%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (7.41%) Quality Management
9 4 (7.41%) Project Management
9 4 (7.41%) Validation
9 4 (7.41%) Risk Management
9 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
9 4 (7.41%) Stress Testing
9 4 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
10 3 (5.56%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (53.70%) JavaScript
2 28 (51.85%) C#
3 24 (44.44%) SQL
4 11 (20.37%) Java
5 5 (9.26%) ActionScript
6 4 (7.41%) C
6 4 (7.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.85%) XAML
8 1 (1.85%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (1.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (22.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.96%) JBoss
3 5 (9.26%) Adobe
3 5 (9.26%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) MKS
5 1 (1.85%) HP
5 1 (1.85%) Dell
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21k - 23k per year
Posted: 6 days ago