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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 56 65 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 34 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.73% 1.54% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.11% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 32
Average salary £36,000 £38,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.09% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
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
972 807 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 78.14% 73.10% 81.84%
Number of salaries quoted 720 630 712
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 August 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 28 August 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 -4 9 £38,000 -
Colchester -3 1 £50,000 +21.21%
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 58 (69.05%) Java
2 53 (63.10%) Spring
3 48 (57.14%) Struts
4 47 (55.95%) SQL
4 47 (55.95%) SDLC
5 43 (51.19%) Servlets
6 41 (48.81%) JPA
7 40 (47.62%) JavaBeans
8 38 (45.24%) JBoss
9 37 (44.05%) EJB
10 36 (42.86%) Degree
11 35 (41.67%) MVC
12 34 (40.48%) Hibernate
13 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
14 25 (29.76%) Eclipse RCP
14 25 (29.76%) Eclipse
15 24 (28.57%) Java SE
16 21 (25.00%) HTML
16 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
17 20 (23.81%) Spring MVC
18 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
19 18 (21.43%) .NET
19 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
20 17 (20.24%) C#
21 16 (19.05%) J2EE
22 15 (17.86%) CSS
22 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
23 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
23 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
24 13 (15.48%) JSP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (45.24%) JBoss
2 6 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
2 6 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.19%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) Mingle
3 1 (1.19%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (9.52%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.38%) RavenDB
5 2 (2.38%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 25 (29.76%) Eclipse
1 25 (29.76%) Eclipse RCP
2 11 (13.10%) Visual Studio
2 11 (13.10%) Git (software)
3 9 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (9.52%) Subversion
4 8 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (8.33%) JUnit
6 6 (7.14%) Selenium
6 6 (7.14%) SpecFlow
6 6 (7.14%) Jenkins
6 6 (7.14%) Moq
7 2 (2.38%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.38%) MSTest
7 2 (2.38%) NUnit
8 1 (1.19%) TestNG
8 1 (1.19%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (14.29%) Finance
2 9 (10.71%) Automotive
3 8 (9.52%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 84 (100.00%) Developer
2 57 (67.86%) Java Developer
3 23 (27.38%) Senior Developer
4 17 (20.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (14.29%) .NET Developer
6 9 (10.71%) Graduate
6 9 (10.71%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (9.52%) SAP Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Graduate Java Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Mid-Level Java Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Junior
7 8 (9.52%) ABAP Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Junior Java Developer
7 8 (9.52%) Junior Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.95%) J2EE Developer
10 3 (3.57%) Team Leader
10 3 (3.57%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (3.57%) Programmer
10 3 (3.57%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (63.10%) Spring
2 48 (57.14%) Struts
3 43 (51.19%) Servlets
4 41 (48.81%) JPA
5 40 (47.62%) JavaBeans
6 37 (44.05%) EJB
7 34 (40.48%) Hibernate
8 24 (28.57%) Java SE
9 21 (25.00%) HTML
10 20 (23.81%) Spring MVC
11 18 (21.43%) .NET
12 16 (19.05%) J2EE
13 15 (17.86%) ASP.NET
13 15 (17.86%) CSS
14 13 (15.48%) JSP
15 10 (11.90%) Java EE
16 9 (10.71%) Ajax
17 8 (9.52%) .NET Framework
18 6 (7.14%) HTML5
19 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 18 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.52%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 2 (2.38%) Linux
2 2 (2.38%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (55.95%) SDLC
2 35 (41.67%) MVC
3 28 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 14 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (10.71%) Workflow
5 9 (10.71%) Wealth Management
6 8 (9.52%) Straight-Through Processing
6 8 (9.52%) Functional Testing
6 8 (9.52%) OOD
6 8 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (7.14%) DSDM
7 6 (7.14%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.76%) TDD
8 4 (4.76%) Mentoring
9 2 (2.38%) OOP
9 2 (2.38%) BDD
9 2 (2.38%) CQRS
10 1 (1.19%) Web Application Development
10 1 (1.19%) Analytics
10 1 (1.19%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 58 (69.05%) Java
2 47 (55.95%) SQL
3 17 (20.24%) C#
4 11 (13.10%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.71%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.52%) ABAP
6 8 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) MCSD
2 2 (2.38%) MCSE
2 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) SAP
2 6 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 4 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.38%) EPiServer
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