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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 72 69 75
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 27 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.14% 2.17% 1.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.59% 2.66% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 3
Average salary £42,500 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.82% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £33,738 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £49,000
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
1044 864 678
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 82.66% 81.36% 76.09%
Number of salaries quoted 836 677 597
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
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 3 March 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 3 March 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 +6 20 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Brentwood - 2 - - 2
Colchester - 1 £22,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 33 (58.93%) MVC
2 31 (55.36%) SQL
3 26 (46.43%) Java
4 25 (44.64%) .NET
5 24 (42.86%) JPA
6 22 (39.29%) Struts
7 21 (37.50%) Java SE
8 20 (35.71%) Spring
9 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (33.93%) Spring MVC
10 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.00%) Waterfall
10 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (21.43%) Finance
11 12 (21.43%) C#
11 12 (21.43%) Windows
11 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 11 (19.64%) Web Services
12 11 (19.64%) HTML
13 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
13 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
14 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
14 9 (16.07%) J2EE
14 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
14 9 (16.07%) QA
14 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
14 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
15 8 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (14.29%) Mentoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 8 (14.29%) JBoss
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.71%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (7.14%) Umbraco
3 4 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (5.36%) CMS
5 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (16.07%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Mingle
3 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) AWD
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) Internet
2 4 (7.14%) Firewall
2 4 (7.14%) NAS
2 4 (7.14%) IPv4
2 4 (7.14%) IPv6
2 4 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.57%) RavenDB
4 2 (3.57%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.79%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) OLAP
5 1 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.79%) SQL CLR
Development Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (10.71%) SpecFlow
2 6 (10.71%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.71%) Moq
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.36%) Subversion
5 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.36%) MSTest
6 2 (3.57%) JUnit
6 2 (3.57%) NUnit
6 2 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.79%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (1.79%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 23 (41.07%) Java Developer
3 13 (23.21%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Lead Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Lead Java Developer
5 5 (8.93%) Technical Project Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
6 4 (7.14%) Graduate
6 4 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Programmer
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) .NET
2 24 (42.86%) JPA
3 22 (39.29%) Struts
4 21 (37.50%) Java SE
5 20 (35.71%) Spring
6 19 (33.93%) Spring MVC
7 11 (19.64%) Web Services
7 11 (19.64%) HTML
8 10 (17.86%) ASP.NET
9 9 (16.07%) J2EE
9 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
9 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (12.50%) HTML5
10 7 (12.50%) CSS
10 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (7.14%) SOAP
11 4 (7.14%) EJB
11 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
11 4 (7.14%) REST
11 4 (7.14%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.50%) N-Tier
3 5 (8.93%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Algorithms
5 2 (3.57%) Open Source
5 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Linux
3 2 (3.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (58.93%) MVC
2 19 (33.93%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
5 9 (16.07%) Software Engineering
6 8 (14.29%) TDD
6 8 (14.29%) ITIL
6 8 (14.29%) SOA
6 8 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 7 (12.50%) OO
7 7 (12.50%) OOP
8 6 (10.71%) DSDM
8 6 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
9 5 (8.93%) Web Development
9 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
9 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.93%) Scrum
9 5 (8.93%) Project Management
9 5 (8.93%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 26 (46.43%) Java
3 12 (21.43%) C#
4 8 (14.29%) PowerShell
5 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.79%) XAML
7 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) MCSD
2 2 (3.57%) MCSE
2 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.57%) MCTS
3 1 (1.79%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
2 4 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Sitecore
3 5 (8.93%) SunGard
4 4 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle
5 1 (1.79%) Sybase
5 1 (1.79%) SAP
5 1 (1.79%) IBM
Chelmsford, Essex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50k - 55k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum C£70,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago