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 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 53 59 48
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 46 41 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.23% 4.06% 4.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.12% 4.82% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 31 47
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
898 850 853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.61% 84.24% 77.83%
Number of salaries quoted 796 719 728
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -7.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,000 £60,000
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 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 28 August 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 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
Folkestone +3 10 £40,000 +19.40% 1
Whitstable - 6 £32,000 -
Maidstone +3 5 £37,500 -11.76%
Sittingbourne -1 4 £33,750 -25.00%
Tunbridge Wells -30 3 £50,000 -
Canterbury -4 1 £32,500 -38.09%
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (52.87%) .NET
2 41 (47.13%) Java
3 40 (45.98%) C#
4 32 (36.78%) SQL
5 31 (35.63%) Web Services
6 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
8 26 (29.89%) TDD
9 25 (28.74%) HTML
9 25 (28.74%) Degree
10 24 (27.59%) System Testing
11 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
12 22 (25.29%) JUnit
13 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
14 20 (22.99%) MVC
14 20 (22.99%) .NET Framework
14 20 (22.99%) jQuery
15 19 (21.84%) Selenium
15 19 (21.84%) Linux
16 17 (19.54%) Scrum
16 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
17 16 (18.39%) SOAP
18 15 (17.24%) CSS
19 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
19 14 (16.09%) Big Data
20 13 (14.94%) KnockoutJS
20 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
20 13 (14.94%) WCF
20 13 (14.94%) WPF
20 13 (14.94%) XML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (11.49%) IIS
2 8 (9.20%) JBoss
2 8 (9.20%) Apache
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.60%) CMS
4 4 (4.60%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (5.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.60%) PPP
2 3 (3.45%) LTE
2 3 (3.45%) CDMA
2 3 (3.45%) GSM
2 3 (3.45%) UMTS
3 2 (2.30%) HTTP
3 2 (2.30%) CTI
3 2 (2.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (26.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) Big Data
3 12 (13.79%) MySQL
4 8 (9.20%) Relational Database
5 6 (6.90%) Oracle Database
5 6 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.30%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.30%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.15%) DTS
7 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 22 (25.29%) JUnit
2 19 (21.84%) Selenium
3 11 (12.64%) Eclipse
3 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (11.49%) Git (software)
4 10 (11.49%) Ant
4 10 (11.49%) NUnit
5 9 (10.34%) Subversion
5 9 (10.34%) Visual Studio
6 8 (9.20%) JIRA
7 7 (8.05%) TestNG
7 7 (8.05%) WebDriver
7 7 (8.05%) Jasmine
8 6 (6.90%) Hudson
9 5 (5.75%) Jenkins
9 5 (5.75%) Grunt
9 5 (5.75%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (5.75%) Mockito
9 5 (5.75%) PHPUnit
9 5 (5.75%) PyUnit
General
1 10 (11.49%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Marketing
5 2 (2.30%) Games
6 1 (1.15%) Legal
6 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 67 (77.01%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) .NET Developer
3 15 (17.24%) Web Developer
4 13 (14.94%) Java Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Software Developer
6 10 (11.49%) C# Developer
6 10 (11.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Test Automation Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) AWS Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Automation Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Test Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Administrator
8 6 (6.90%) DBA
8 6 (6.90%) .NET Web Developer
8 6 (6.90%) MySQL DBA
9 5 (5.75%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (5.75%) QA Engineer
9 5 (5.75%) Applications Developer
9 5 (5.75%) Software Engineer
10 4 (4.60%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (52.87%) .NET
2 31 (35.63%) Web Services
3 25 (28.74%) HTML
4 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET
5 20 (22.99%) .NET Framework
5 20 (22.99%) jQuery
6 16 (18.39%) SOAP
7 15 (17.24%) CSS
8 13 (14.94%) XML
8 13 (14.94%) WCF
8 13 (14.94%) WPF
8 13 (14.94%) KnockoutJS
9 12 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (13.79%) HTML5
9 12 (13.79%) RESTful
10 10 (11.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (11.49%) Hibernate
10 10 (11.49%) Entity Framework
10 10 (11.49%) AngularJS
11 9 (10.34%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Computer Science
2 10 (11.49%) Inversion of Control
3 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (6.90%) Replication
4 6 (6.90%) Clustering
5 5 (5.75%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.45%) W3C
7 2 (2.30%) Social Media
7 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.15%) User Experience
8 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.15%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Linux
2 12 (13.79%) Windows
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.30%) UNIX
4 2 (2.30%) Android
4 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (29.89%) TDD
3 24 (27.59%) System Testing
4 20 (22.99%) MVC
5 17 (19.54%) Scrum
6 13 (14.94%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (13.79%) SOA
7 12 (13.79%) OO
8 11 (12.64%) Business Analysis
9 10 (11.49%) CRM
9 10 (11.49%) Change Management
9 10 (11.49%) MVVM
10 9 (10.34%) Software Engineering
11 8 (9.20%) Kanban
12 7 (8.05%) Test Automation
12 7 (8.05%) Test Strategy
12 7 (8.05%) API Testing
12 7 (8.05%) Scalability Testing
12 7 (8.05%) Integration Testing
13 6 (6.90%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.13%) Java
2 40 (45.98%) C#
3 32 (36.78%) SQL
4 27 (31.03%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.34%) VB
5 9 (10.34%) VB.NET
6 8 (9.20%) Python
7 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 6 (6.90%) C++
8 5 (5.75%) Jython
9 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
9 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.45%) PHP
9 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.15%) TypeScript
10 1 (1.15%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 25 (28.74%) Degree
2 5 (5.75%) ISEB
3 2 (2.30%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.79%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.64%) Oracle
3 8 (9.20%) Red Hat
4 7 (8.05%) Twitter
5 5 (5.75%) webMethods
5 5 (5.75%) Tableau
6 4 (4.60%) Sitecore
7 3 (3.45%) Apple
8 2 (2.30%) Google
8 2 (2.30%) Zend
8 2 (2.30%) Facebook
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