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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 47 54 58
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 45 58 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.69% 4.61% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 5.56% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 33
Average salary £37,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.77% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,760 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £54,000 £45,000
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
768 1043 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 80.08% 82.98% 75.68%
Number of salaries quoted 687 812 764
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £72,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +11 14 £37,500 -15.73% 1
Tunbridge Wells 0 9 £62,500 +4.16%
Folkestone +1 5 £42,392 +21.12% 1
Maidstone +20 4 £36,250 - 3
Canterbury - 1 - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (64.49%) Java
2 62 (57.94%) Web Services
3 54 (50.47%) JUnit
3 54 (50.47%) Eclipse
4 51 (47.66%) Linux
5 50 (46.73%) JBoss
5 50 (46.73%) Apache
5 50 (46.73%) JSP
5 50 (46.73%) J2EE
5 50 (46.73%) Ant
5 50 (46.73%) Hibernate
5 50 (46.73%) JSF
5 50 (46.73%) JSTL
5 50 (46.73%) Integration Testing
5 50 (46.73%) TestNG
5 50 (46.73%) RichFaces
6 47 (43.93%) SOAP
7 44 (41.12%) .NET
8 39 (36.45%) SQL
9 38 (35.51%) MySQL
10 34 (31.78%) C#
11 30 (28.04%) SQL Server
12 27 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
14 24 (22.43%) Degree
14 24 (22.43%) FreeMarker
14 24 (22.43%) XML
14 24 (22.43%) MVC
14 24 (22.43%) RESTful
14 24 (22.43%) SoapUI

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 50 (46.73%) JBoss
1 50 (46.73%) Apache
2 3 (2.80%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) CMS
3 1 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.21%) SaaS
2 2 (1.87%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) HTTP
1 4 (3.74%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (35.51%) MySQL
2 30 (28.04%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.35%) Redis
4 9 (8.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.74%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.80%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.87%) Big Data
7 2 (1.87%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) DTS
Development Applications
1 54 (50.47%) Eclipse
1 54 (50.47%) JUnit
2 50 (46.73%) Ant
2 50 (46.73%) TestNG
3 24 (22.43%) SoapUI
4 12 (11.21%) NCrunch
5 10 (9.35%) Hudson
5 10 (9.35%) Selenium
6 9 (8.41%) Git (software)
7 6 (5.61%) Visual Studio
8 4 (3.74%) LabVIEW
8 4 (3.74%) Subversion
8 4 (3.74%) PEAR
8 4 (3.74%) Robotium
9 2 (1.87%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.87%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
10 1 (0.93%) ReSharper
General
1 14 (13.08%) Publishing
2 9 (8.41%) Finance
3 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.74%) Games
4 4 (3.74%) Retail
5 3 (2.80%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 96 (89.72%) Developer
2 50 (46.73%) Java Developer
3 43 (40.19%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 15 (14.02%) C# Developer
5 13 (12.15%) .NET Developer
6 12 (11.21%) Web Developer
7 10 (9.35%) DBA
7 10 (9.35%) Administrator
7 10 (9.35%) MySQL DBA
7 10 (9.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.48%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.54%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (5.61%) Applications Developer
11 5 (4.67%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
11 5 (4.67%) C# Application Developer
11 5 (4.67%) .NET Applications Developer
12 4 (3.74%) AWS Developer
12 4 (3.74%) Android Developer
12 4 (3.74%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (57.94%) Web Services
2 50 (46.73%) Hibernate
2 50 (46.73%) JSF
2 50 (46.73%) J2EE
2 50 (46.73%) JSP
2 50 (46.73%) JSTL
2 50 (46.73%) RichFaces
3 47 (43.93%) SOAP
4 44 (41.12%) .NET
5 25 (23.36%) .NET Framework
6 24 (22.43%) FreeMarker
6 24 (22.43%) XML
6 24 (22.43%) RESTful
7 22 (20.56%) REST
8 21 (19.63%) HTML
8 21 (19.63%) ASP.NET
9 20 (18.69%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (17.76%) JSON
10 19 (17.76%) Entity Framework
11 17 (15.89%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.15%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (9.35%) Replication
2 10 (9.35%) Clustering
2 10 (9.35%) Blog
3 8 (7.48%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (6.54%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.61%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.74%) Social Media
6 4 (3.74%) Open Source
7 1 (0.93%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 51 (47.66%) Linux
2 15 (14.02%) Windows
3 4 (3.74%) Android
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (46.73%) Integration Testing
2 27 (25.23%) Continuous Integration
3 24 (22.43%) MVC
4 23 (21.50%) SOA
5 22 (20.56%) Software Architecture
6 20 (18.69%) Multivariate Testing
6 20 (18.69%) Content Management
7 18 (16.82%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (14.02%) Time Management
9 12 (11.21%) MVVM
10 10 (9.35%) System Testing
11 9 (8.41%) BDD
11 9 (8.41%) TDD
11 9 (8.41%) OO
12 7 (6.54%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
13 6 (5.61%) Business Analysis
13 6 (5.61%) Scrum
14 5 (4.67%) Data Management
15 4 (3.74%) OOD
15 4 (3.74%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 69 (64.49%) Java
2 39 (36.45%) SQL
3 34 (31.78%) C#
4 15 (14.02%) JavaScript
5 14 (13.08%) VB
6 10 (9.35%) C++
7 8 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.67%) PHP
9 3 (2.80%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.87%) Python
10 2 (1.87%) Ruby
10 2 (1.87%) XPath
11 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
1 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.74%) Google
2 4 (3.74%) Zend
2 4 (3.74%) Facebook
2 4 (3.74%) Twitter
3 3 (2.80%) Oracle
4 2 (1.87%) webMethods
5 1 (0.93%) Sitecore
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago