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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 67 69 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 19 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.66% 1.85% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.18% 2.30% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 30
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £38,425 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £52,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
870 914 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 75.85% 80.39% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 655 712 608
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 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 - 3 £40,000 -
Colchester +1 2 £45,000 +43.08%
Brentwood -4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Chelmsford - 2 - -
Witham - 2 £27,500 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 35 (74.47%) MVC
2 31 (65.96%) .NET
3 25 (53.19%) C#
4 24 (51.06%) SQL
4 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
5 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
6 15 (31.91%) OO
6 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (29.79%) TDD
7 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
7 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
7 14 (29.79%) HTML
7 14 (29.79%) Java
7 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
8 13 (27.66%) CSS
9 12 (25.53%) Struts
9 12 (25.53%) Umbraco
10 11 (23.40%) JPA
10 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (23.40%) Java SE
10 11 (23.40%) Spring
10 11 (23.40%) CMS
11 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
11 10 (21.28%) EJB
11 10 (21.28%) J2EE
11 10 (21.28%) Subversion
11 10 (21.28%) jQuery
12 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
12 9 (19.15%) Spring MVC
13 8 (17.02%) Servlets

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 12 (25.53%) Umbraco
2 11 (23.40%) CMS
3 4 (8.51%) GlassFish
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 4 (8.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.38%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.13%) Node.js
6 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.13%) Content Management Server
6 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
3 4 (8.51%) Data Mining
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.13%) OLTP
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.13%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Subversion
2 5 (10.64%) JUnit
3 4 (8.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (8.51%) Maven
3 4 (8.51%) Ant
3 4 (8.51%) Gradle
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (6.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.26%) NUnit
5 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.13%) Grunt
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse RCP
6 1 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.13%) Mocha
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Retail
2 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 42 (89.36%) Developer
2 14 (29.79%) .NET Developer
3 13 (27.66%) Java Developer
4 12 (25.53%) C# Developer
5 11 (23.40%) .NET Applications Developer
5 11 (23.40%) Applications Developer
5 11 (23.40%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Senior Developer
6 10 (21.28%) Web Developer
6 10 (21.28%) C# Application Developer
6 10 (21.28%) ASP.NET Developer
6 10 (21.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (12.77%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (8.51%) Agile C# Developer
10 3 (6.38%) Technical Project Manager
10 3 (6.38%) Project Manager
10 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
11 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (65.96%) .NET
2 14 (29.79%) .NET Framework
2 14 (29.79%) ASP.NET
2 14 (29.79%) HTML
3 13 (27.66%) CSS
4 12 (25.53%) Struts
5 11 (23.40%) JPA
5 11 (23.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 11 (23.40%) Java SE
5 11 (23.40%) Spring
6 10 (21.28%) Hibernate
6 10 (21.28%) EJB
6 10 (21.28%) J2EE
6 10 (21.28%) jQuery
7 9 (19.15%) Spring MVC
8 8 (17.02%) Servlets
9 7 (14.89%) Java EE
10 4 (8.51%) XML
10 4 (8.51%) JMS
11 3 (6.38%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.26%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 2 (4.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.13%) Windows
1 1 (2.13%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (74.47%) MVC
2 15 (31.91%) OO
2 15 (31.91%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (29.79%) TDD
4 6 (12.77%) OOP
5 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 5 (10.64%) Web Development
6 4 (8.51%) B2B
6 4 (8.51%) B2C
6 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.38%) Regression Testing
7 3 (6.38%) Project Management
7 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.26%) Memory Management
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.26%) SOA
9 1 (2.13%) DevOps
9 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (2.13%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) C#
2 24 (51.06%) SQL
3 23 (48.94%) JavaScript
4 14 (29.79%) Java
5 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.38%) C
7 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
7 1 (2.13%) COBOL
7 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.51%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) JBoss
3 4 (8.51%) Oracle
4 3 (6.38%) SunGard
5 1 (2.13%) Dell
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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