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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 74 86 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.05% 0.79% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.52% 0.97% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 17
Average salary £65,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.14% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £33,935 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £44,500 £40,000
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
1110 930 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 81.14% 81.44% 75.03%
Number of salaries quoted 838 700 519
Average salary £47,125 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.72% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 21 November 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 21 November 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
Southend-on-Sea - 7 £40,000 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Basildon +5 1 £65,000 +18.18%
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (52.00%) MVC
2 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (50.00%) .NET
3 20 (40.00%) Java
4 17 (34.00%) JPA
5 16 (32.00%) Struts
6 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (30.00%) Spring
6 15 (30.00%) .NET Framework
6 15 (30.00%) Java SE
7 13 (26.00%) Spring MVC
7 13 (26.00%) J2EE
8 12 (24.00%) C#
8 12 (24.00%) EJB
8 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
8 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
10 10 (20.00%) OO
10 10 (20.00%) JBoss
10 10 (20.00%) TDD
10 10 (20.00%) Finance
11 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
12 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
12 8 (16.00%) QA
12 8 (16.00%) Umbraco
12 8 (16.00%) ITIL
12 8 (16.00%) Servlets
12 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
13 7 (14.00%) OOP
13 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (20.00%) JBoss
2 8 (16.00%) Umbraco
3 7 (14.00%) CMS
4 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (8.00%) GlassFish
4 4 (8.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.00%) IIS
5 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.00%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.00%) Content Management Server
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) IPv4
1 4 (8.00%) IPv6
1 4 (8.00%) SAN
1 4 (8.00%) Internet
1 4 (8.00%) Firewall
1 4 (8.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) OLAP
6 1 (2.00%) OLTP
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) PerformancePoint
6 1 (2.00%) SQL CLR
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.00%) JUnit
2 5 (10.00%) Subversion
3 4 (8.00%) Maven
3 4 (8.00%) Gradle
3 4 (8.00%) Ant
4 2 (4.00%) NUnit
4 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.00%) MSTest
5 1 (2.00%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (2.00%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 35 (70.00%) Developer
2 17 (34.00%) Java Developer
3 13 (26.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 7 (14.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 6 (12.00%) Web Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 5 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Technical Manager
7 4 (8.00%) Technical Architect
7 4 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Graduate
7 4 (8.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) C# Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (6.00%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (34.00%) JPA
3 16 (32.00%) Struts
4 15 (30.00%) Spring
4 15 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 15 (30.00%) Java SE
5 13 (26.00%) Spring MVC
5 13 (26.00%) J2EE
6 12 (24.00%) EJB
6 12 (24.00%) Hibernate
7 8 (16.00%) Servlets
8 7 (14.00%) Java EE
9 5 (10.00%) jQuery
9 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 5 (10.00%) Web Services
10 4 (8.00%) HTML
10 4 (8.00%) JMS
10 4 (8.00%) SOAP
10 4 (8.00%) REST
11 3 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (14.00%) N-Tier
2 7 (14.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Algorithms
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
5 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (52.00%) MVC
2 12 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.00%) TDD
3 10 (20.00%) OO
4 9 (18.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.00%) ITIL
6 7 (14.00%) OOP
6 7 (14.00%) SOA
6 7 (14.00%) Configuration Management
6 7 (14.00%) Web Development
6 7 (14.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.00%) Waterfall
7 6 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (10.00%) Project Management
8 5 (10.00%) Regression Testing
8 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (10.00%) Scrum
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 5 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 25 (50.00%) SQL
2 20 (40.00%) Java
3 12 (24.00%) C#
4 8 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.00%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.00%) C
8 1 (2.00%) XAML
8 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
2 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) SunGard
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle
3 4 (8.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) Dell
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