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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 54 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 47 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.98% 1.92% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 2.26% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 33 12 13
Average salary £60,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,100 £34,200 £33,595
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £64,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
1032 1063 835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 87.46% 84.97% 84.17%
Number of salaries quoted 774 866 638
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +14 12 £60,000 - 1
Basildon -7 8 £45,000 -30.76%
Chelmsford -3 3 £37,500 -11.76%
Colchester -16 1 £37,000 +68.18% 1
Harlow - 1 £55,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £42,500 -
Witham - 1 £40,000 - 1
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 54 (63.53%) C#
1 54 (63.53%) .NET
2 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
2 47 (55.29%) ASP.NET
3 42 (49.41%) Ajax
4 40 (47.06%) QA
4 40 (47.06%) Wealth Management
4 40 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 40 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 40 (47.06%) VB.NET
4 40 (47.06%) Visual Studio
4 40 (47.06%) Workflow
5 38 (44.71%) Finance
6 30 (35.29%) SQL
7 29 (34.12%) Java
7 29 (34.12%) Hibernate
8 27 (31.76%) SDLC
9 26 (30.59%) EJB
9 26 (30.59%) Spring
10 25 (29.41%) .NET Framework
10 25 (29.41%) CSS
11 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
11 24 (28.24%) HTML
12 23 (27.06%) JPA
13 22 (25.88%) JBoss
14 21 (24.71%) Servlets
14 21 (24.71%) Struts
14 21 (24.71%) MVC
14 21 (24.71%) Mobile App
15 20 (23.53%) Straight-Through Processing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 22 (25.88%) JBoss
2 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) Node.js
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (55.29%) SQL Server
2 40 (47.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 40 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
1 40 (47.06%) Visual Studio
2 16 (18.82%) Eclipse
2 16 (18.82%) Eclipse RCP
3 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
4 8 (9.41%) MSTest
5 7 (8.24%) Rhino Mocks
6 6 (7.06%) JUnit
6 6 (7.06%) Subversion
7 2 (2.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.35%) FxCop
7 2 (2.35%) JIRA
7 2 (2.35%) Moq
7 2 (2.35%) ReSharper
7 2 (2.35%) StyleCop
8 1 (1.18%) NUnit
8 1 (1.18%) TestNG
General
1 38 (44.71%) Finance
2 9 (10.59%) Automotive
3 1 (1.18%) Marketing
3 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (74.12%) Developer
2 32 (37.65%) .NET Developer
3 29 (34.12%) Java Developer
4 15 (17.65%) Technical Leader
5 12 (14.12%) Graduate
5 12 (14.12%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (14.12%) Graduate Java Developer
6 11 (12.94%) Consultant
6 11 (12.94%) Technical Consultant
7 10 (11.76%) J2EE Developer
7 10 (11.76%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 10 (11.76%) SQL Developer
8 9 (10.59%) SQL Server Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Analyst
9 7 (8.24%) Senior Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Senior Java Developer
9 7 (8.24%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (7.06%) C# Developer
10 6 (7.06%) Junior
10 6 (7.06%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (63.53%) .NET
2 47 (55.29%) ASP.NET
3 42 (49.41%) Ajax
4 29 (34.12%) Hibernate
5 26 (30.59%) EJB
5 26 (30.59%) Spring
6 25 (29.41%) .NET Framework
6 25 (29.41%) CSS
7 24 (28.24%) HTML
8 23 (27.06%) JPA
9 21 (24.71%) Servlets
9 21 (24.71%) Struts
10 17 (20.00%) JavaBeans
11 15 (17.65%) J2EE
12 11 (12.94%) AngularJS
13 10 (11.76%) Entity Framework
13 10 (11.76%) WCF
14 9 (10.59%) Java SE
14 9 (10.59%) jQuery
15 7 (8.24%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Mobile App
2 12 (14.12%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.18%) iPad
4 1 (1.18%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (47.06%) Wealth Management
1 40 (47.06%) Workflow
2 27 (31.76%) SDLC
3 21 (24.71%) MVC
4 20 (23.53%) Straight-Through Processing
5 16 (18.82%) OOD
6 14 (16.47%) Mentoring
7 13 (15.29%) TDD
8 12 (14.12%) Software Engineering
9 9 (10.59%) OOP
10 8 (9.41%) Web Development
11 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (8.24%) Dependency Injection
11 7 (8.24%) System Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Technical Analysis
12 3 (3.53%) OO
13 2 (2.35%) BDD
13 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce
13 2 (2.35%) Multithreading
13 2 (2.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 54 (63.53%) C#
2 40 (47.06%) VB.NET
3 30 (35.29%) SQL
4 29 (34.12%) Java
5 24 (28.24%) JavaScript
6 7 (8.24%) T-SQL
6 7 (8.24%) XAML
7 2 (2.35%) C
7 2 (2.35%) VBScript
8 1 (1.18%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 14 (16.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (47.06%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.35%) Atlassian
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