The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 61 52 82
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +30
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 30 34 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.51% 3.06% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.60% 3.88% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 17
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £41,050 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,750 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
833 877 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 69.59% 78.87% 70.36%
Number of salaries quoted 699 723 732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
East of England

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 July 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 28 July 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 +6 5 £41,250 -13.15%
Colchester - 4 £41,250 -
Witham - 4 £27,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 £29,500 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 37 (63.79%) MVC
2 31 (53.45%) C#
2 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 31 (53.45%) .NET
3 30 (51.72%) SQL
4 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 26 (44.83%) TDD
5 21 (36.21%) HTML
5 21 (36.21%) CSS
5 21 (36.21%) OO
6 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
7 15 (25.86%) OOP
7 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
8 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
9 13 (22.41%) QA
9 13 (22.41%) jQuery
9 13 (22.41%) Umbraco
10 12 (20.69%) CMS
10 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
11 11 (18.97%) Subversion
11 11 (18.97%) Java
12 10 (17.24%) J2EE
12 10 (17.24%) Struts
12 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (15.52%) Spring
13 9 (15.52%) Java SE
13 9 (15.52%) EJB
13 9 (15.52%) Servlets
14 8 (13.79%) Hibernate

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 13 (22.41%) Umbraco
2 12 (20.69%) CMS
3 7 (12.07%) Node.js
4 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
4 4 (6.90%) IIS
4 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.90%) GlassFish
5 3 (5.17%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (3.45%) Content Management Server
7 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (5.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (18.97%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.90%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Subversion
2 5 (8.62%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.62%) Mocha
2 5 (8.62%) PhoneGap
2 5 (8.62%) Grunt
3 4 (6.90%) Gradle
3 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 4 (6.90%) Ant
3 4 (6.90%) JUnit
3 4 (6.90%) Maven
3 4 (6.90%) MSTest
4 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.17%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.72%) NUnit
5 1 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 5 (8.62%) Marketing
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
1 5 (8.62%) Advertising
2 2 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 49 (84.48%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) .NET Developer
3 13 (22.41%) C# Developer
3 13 (22.41%) Applications Developer
4 12 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (18.97%) Java Developer
5 11 (18.97%) .NET Applications Developer
6 10 (17.24%) Web Developer
6 10 (17.24%) C# Application Developer
6 10 (17.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (12.07%) Programmer
8 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
8 6 (10.34%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Test Leader
9 5 (8.62%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (8.62%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (8.62%) User Experience Developer
9 5 (8.62%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (53.45%) .NET
2 21 (36.21%) HTML
2 21 (36.21%) CSS
3 16 (27.59%) .NET Framework
4 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET
5 13 (22.41%) jQuery
6 10 (17.24%) J2EE
6 10 (17.24%) Struts
6 10 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (15.52%) Spring
7 9 (15.52%) Java SE
7 9 (15.52%) EJB
7 9 (15.52%) Servlets
8 8 (13.79%) Hibernate
8 8 (13.79%) JPA
9 7 (12.07%) Spring MVC
9 7 (12.07%) WCF
9 7 (12.07%) Java EE
9 7 (12.07%) Backbone.js
10 5 (8.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Mobile App
1 6 (10.34%) iPhone
1 6 (10.34%) iPad
2 5 (8.62%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.45%) Mathematics
4 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.72%) Social Media
5 1 (1.72%) Tandem
5 1 (1.72%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.72%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) MVC
2 26 (44.83%) TDD
3 21 (36.21%) OO
4 15 (25.86%) OOP
5 12 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.07%) Test Management
6 7 (12.07%) Regression Testing
7 6 (10.34%) Integration Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.62%) E-Commerce
8 5 (8.62%) BDD
9 4 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
9 4 (6.90%) Project Management
9 4 (6.90%) Validation
9 4 (6.90%) Quality Management
9 4 (6.90%) Risk Management
9 4 (6.90%) Programme Management
9 4 (6.90%) Stress Testing
9 4 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
9 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) C#
1 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
2 30 (51.72%) SQL
3 11 (18.97%) Java
4 5 (8.62%) T-SQL
4 5 (8.62%) ActionScript
5 4 (6.90%) PL/SQL
5 4 (6.90%) C
5 4 (6.90%) XAML
6 1 (1.72%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.41%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Adobe
2 5 (8.62%) JBoss
2 5 (8.62%) SAP
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) MKS
4 1 (1.72%) HP
Essex
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago