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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 58 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 41 31 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.40% 2.58% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.25% 3.58% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 41 28 32
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £28,000 £40,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
964 867 890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 79.93% 72.19% 80.18%
Number of salaries quoted 711 726 736
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 12 £38,000 -
Brentwood -13 3 £60,000 +45.45% 1
Colchester +1 1 £50,000 +21.21%
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 50 (58.82%) Java
1 50 (58.82%) SDLC
2 49 (57.65%) SQL
3 44 (51.76%) Spring
3 44 (51.76%) Struts
4 37 (43.53%) MVC
5 36 (42.35%) Servlets
5 36 (42.35%) Degree
6 35 (41.18%) JPA
7 34 (40.00%) JavaBeans
8 30 (35.29%) HTML
8 30 (35.29%) JBoss
9 28 (32.94%) Software Engineering
10 27 (31.76%) .NET
10 27 (31.76%) EJB
10 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
11 26 (30.59%) C#
12 24 (28.24%) ASP.NET
13 23 (27.06%) Hibernate
14 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
14 22 (25.88%) Java SE
14 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
15 20 (23.53%) Spring MVC
15 20 (23.53%) CSS
16 19 (22.35%) Eclipse
16 19 (22.35%) Eclipse RCP
17 16 (18.82%) Octopus Deploy
17 16 (18.82%) PowerShell
17 16 (18.82%) Computer Science

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 30 (35.29%) JBoss
2 12 (14.12%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.12%) SharePoint 2013
3 10 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (12.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.71%) Mingle
3 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (31.76%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.41%) SAP BW
5 4 (4.71%) RavenDB
5 4 (4.71%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 19 (22.35%) Eclipse
1 19 (22.35%) Eclipse RCP
2 16 (18.82%) Octopus Deploy
3 14 (16.47%) Visual Studio
4 12 (14.12%) Selenium
4 12 (14.12%) SpecFlow
4 12 (14.12%) Jenkins
4 12 (14.12%) Moq
5 9 (10.59%) Git (software)
5 9 (10.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.88%) Subversion
7 4 (4.71%) MSTest
7 4 (4.71%) TeamCity
7 4 (4.71%) JUnit
7 4 (4.71%) NUnit
8 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (16.47%) Finance
2 8 (9.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (4.71%) Automotive
4 1 (1.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (98.82%) Developer
2 49 (57.65%) Java Developer
3 24 (28.24%) Senior Developer
4 16 (18.82%) .NET Developer
5 15 (17.65%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) SAP Developer
6 8 (9.41%) Mid-Level Java Developer
6 8 (9.41%) ABAP Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Junior
7 6 (7.06%) Programmer
7 6 (7.06%) .NET Programmer
8 5 (5.88%) Junior Developer
8 5 (5.88%) Junior Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Graduate
9 4 (4.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Graduate Java Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Graduate Developer
9 4 (4.71%) Agile .NET Developer
10 3 (3.53%) Senior SharePoint Developer
10 3 (3.53%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (51.76%) Struts
1 44 (51.76%) Spring
2 36 (42.35%) Servlets
3 35 (41.18%) JPA
4 34 (40.00%) JavaBeans
5 30 (35.29%) HTML
6 27 (31.76%) .NET
6 27 (31.76%) EJB
7 24 (28.24%) ASP.NET
8 23 (27.06%) Hibernate
9 22 (25.88%) Java SE
10 20 (23.53%) Spring MVC
10 20 (23.53%) CSS
11 14 (16.47%) JSP
12 13 (15.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (15.29%) HTML5
13 12 (14.12%) Ajax
14 11 (12.94%) J2EE
15 9 (10.59%) Web Services
15 9 (10.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.88%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (18.82%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 4 (4.71%) Linux
2 4 (4.71%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (58.82%) SDLC
2 37 (43.53%) MVC
3 28 (32.94%) Software Engineering
4 22 (25.88%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (14.12%) DSDM
5 12 (14.12%) Waterfall
6 9 (10.59%) Wealth Management
6 9 (10.59%) Workflow
7 8 (9.41%) OOD
7 8 (9.41%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (9.41%) Straight-Through Processing
7 8 (9.41%) Functional Testing
8 6 (7.06%) TDD
9 4 (4.71%) BDD
9 4 (4.71%) OOP
9 4 (4.71%) CQRS
9 4 (4.71%) Mentoring
10 3 (3.53%) Business Analysis
10 3 (3.53%) Change Control
10 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.82%) Java
2 49 (57.65%) SQL
3 26 (30.59%) C#
4 16 (18.82%) PowerShell
4 16 (18.82%) JavaScript
5 10 (11.76%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 36 (42.35%) Degree
2 4 (4.71%) MCSD
2 4 (4.71%) MCSE
2 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.71%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) Sitecore
2 10 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.35%) EPiServer
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