The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 48 54 46
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 50 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.24% 4.95% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 5.77% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 49 47 24
Average salary £42,392 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.25% +6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
787 970 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.41% 85.76% 74.09%
Number of salaries quoted 715 784 500
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Kent region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Kent

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Kent

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 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
Sittingbourne +3 27 £37,500 -14.28%
Tunbridge Wells +8 6 £55,000 +15.78%
Maidstone +22 4 £36,250 - 2
Folkestone -7 3 £42,392 +21.12%
Sevenoaks -4 1 £35,000 -20.45%
Canterbury - 1 - - 4
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 65 (60.75%) Java
2 58 (54.21%) JUnit
2 58 (54.21%) Eclipse
3 56 (52.34%) Web Services
4 53 (49.53%) JSP
4 53 (49.53%) Linux
4 53 (49.53%) J2EE
4 53 (49.53%) Ant
4 53 (49.53%) JBoss
4 53 (49.53%) Apache
4 53 (49.53%) Hibernate
4 53 (49.53%) JSF
4 53 (49.53%) JSTL
4 53 (49.53%) Integration Testing
4 53 (49.53%) TestNG
4 53 (49.53%) RichFaces
5 50 (46.73%) SQL
6 49 (45.79%) SOAP
7 37 (34.58%) .NET
8 33 (30.84%) C#
8 33 (30.84%) MySQL
9 30 (28.04%) MVC
10 28 (26.17%) SQL Server
10 28 (26.17%) Degree
10 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
11 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
11 27 (25.23%) RESTful
11 27 (25.23%) SoapUI
12 26 (24.30%) FreeMarker
13 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 53 (49.53%) JBoss
1 53 (49.53%) Apache
2 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.93%) CMS
2 1 (0.93%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.02%) SaaS
2 6 (5.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) HTTP
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (30.84%) MySQL
2 28 (26.17%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.15%) Redis
4 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.54%) NoSQL
6 6 (5.61%) Big Data
7 5 (4.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.80%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (2.80%) DTS
9 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 58 (54.21%) JUnit
1 58 (54.21%) Eclipse
2 53 (49.53%) Ant
2 53 (49.53%) TestNG
3 27 (25.23%) SoapUI
4 16 (14.95%) Git (software)
5 15 (14.02%) NCrunch
6 5 (4.67%) Robotium
6 5 (4.67%) Selenium
7 4 (3.74%) Hudson
8 3 (2.80%) PEAR
8 3 (2.80%) Subversion
9 1 (0.93%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
9 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.93%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (13.08%) Publishing
2 7 (6.54%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.80%) Games
5 2 (1.87%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 94 (87.85%) Developer
2 53 (49.53%) Java Developer
3 46 (42.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (14.95%) C# Developer
5 10 (9.35%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.35%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Android Developer
9 5 (4.67%) PHP Developer
9 5 (4.67%) C# Application Developer
9 5 (4.67%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Administrator
10 4 (3.74%) DBA
10 4 (3.74%) MySQL DBA
11 3 (2.80%) PHP Web Developer
11 3 (2.80%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (52.34%) Web Services
2 53 (49.53%) JSP
2 53 (49.53%) J2EE
2 53 (49.53%) Hibernate
2 53 (49.53%) JSF
2 53 (49.53%) JSTL
2 53 (49.53%) RichFaces
3 49 (45.79%) SOAP
4 37 (34.58%) .NET
5 27 (25.23%) RESTful
6 26 (24.30%) FreeMarker
7 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
8 24 (22.43%) ASP.NET
9 23 (21.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 23 (21.50%) XML
10 22 (20.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 21 (19.63%) REST
12 20 (18.69%) JSON
13 19 (17.76%) WCF
14 16 (14.95%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (12.15%) Blog
3 9 (8.41%) Computer Science
4 8 (7.48%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (5.61%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (3.74%) Replication
6 4 (3.74%) Clustering
7 3 (2.80%) Open Source
7 3 (2.80%) Social Media
8 2 (1.87%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 53 (49.53%) Linux
2 16 (14.95%) Windows
3 5 (4.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (49.53%) Integration Testing
2 30 (28.04%) MVC
3 28 (26.17%) Continuous Integration
4 27 (25.23%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (22.43%) Software Architecture
6 22 (20.56%) Content Management
6 22 (20.56%) Multivariate Testing
7 18 (16.82%) SOA
8 17 (15.89%) Time Management
9 11 (10.28%) MVVM
10 9 (8.41%) Scrum
11 8 (7.48%) TDD
12 7 (6.54%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 7 (6.54%) System Testing
12 7 (6.54%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.61%) Multithreading
13 6 (5.61%) Test Automation
14 5 (4.67%) Android Development
14 5 (4.67%) Data Management
14 5 (4.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 65 (60.75%) Java
2 50 (46.73%) SQL
3 33 (30.84%) C#
4 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
5 11 (10.28%) T-SQL
6 9 (8.41%) PHP
7 8 (7.48%) VB
8 4 (3.74%) C++
9 3 (2.80%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.87%) Python
10 2 (1.87%) XPath
10 2 (1.87%) Ruby
11 1 (0.93%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (26.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 10 (9.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.80%) Facebook
2 3 (2.80%) Twitter
2 3 (2.80%) Google
2 3 (2.80%) Zend
2 3 (2.80%) Oracle
3 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
3 1 (0.93%) Apple
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