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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 52 49 61
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 55 56 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.06% 5.04% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.98% 5.96% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 55 50 15
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,750 £52,500
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
920 940 507
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 84.56% 84.61% 70.81%
Number of salaries quoted 814 804 449
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +2 33 £43,500 -0.57% 1
Tunbridge Wells +9 12 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Folkestone -7 2 £39,946 +14.13% 1
Sevenoaks -6 1 £35,000 -20.45%
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 54 (56.25%) Java
2 52 (54.17%) Web Services
3 50 (52.08%) JUnit
3 50 (52.08%) SQL
3 50 (52.08%) Eclipse
4 45 (46.88%) J2EE
4 45 (46.88%) JSP
4 45 (46.88%) Linux
4 45 (46.88%) JBoss
4 45 (46.88%) Apache
4 45 (46.88%) Hibernate
4 45 (46.88%) JSF
4 45 (46.88%) JSTL
4 45 (46.88%) Integration Testing
4 45 (46.88%) TestNG
4 45 (46.88%) RichFaces
5 44 (45.83%) Ant
6 43 (44.79%) SOAP
7 36 (37.50%) .NET
8 32 (33.33%) C#
9 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
10 29 (30.21%) MySQL
11 28 (29.17%) MVC
12 27 (28.13%) Degree
13 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (26.04%) SoapUI
14 24 (25.00%) RESTful
15 23 (23.96%) FreeMarker
16 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET
17 21 (21.88%) Continuous Integration

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 45 (46.88%) JBoss
1 45 (46.88%) Apache
2 1 (1.04%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.04%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (14.58%) SaaS
2 6 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 29 (30.21%) MySQL
3 13 (13.54%) Redis
4 9 (9.38%) NoSQL
4 9 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.25%) Big Data
6 5 (5.21%) DTS
7 2 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.08%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.04%) OLTP
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.04%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 50 (52.08%) JUnit
1 50 (52.08%) Eclipse
2 45 (46.88%) TestNG
3 44 (45.83%) Ant
4 25 (26.04%) SoapUI
5 16 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 15 (15.63%) NCrunch
7 6 (6.25%) Selenium
8 5 (5.21%) Robotium
9 4 (4.17%) Hudson
10 2 (2.08%) SpecFlow
10 2 (2.08%) Cucumber
10 2 (2.08%) Subversion
10 2 (2.08%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (2.08%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.04%) NUnit
11 1 (1.04%) ReSharper
11 1 (1.04%) TeamCity
11 1 (1.04%) Jasmine
11 1 (1.04%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 10 (10.42%) Publishing
2 7 (7.29%) Finance
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 79 (82.29%) Developer
2 45 (46.88%) Java Developer
3 38 (39.58%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 16 (16.67%) C# Developer
5 9 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 8 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (7.29%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Web Developer
8 6 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.21%) C# Application Developer
9 5 (5.21%) .NET Applications Developer
9 5 (5.21%) Android Developer
10 4 (4.17%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (4.17%) MySQL DBA
10 4 (4.17%) DBA
10 4 (4.17%) Administrator
11 3 (3.13%) Consultant
11 3 (3.13%) PHP Developer
12 2 (2.08%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (54.17%) Web Services
2 45 (46.88%) Hibernate
2 45 (46.88%) J2EE
2 45 (46.88%) JSP
2 45 (46.88%) JSF
2 45 (46.88%) JSTL
2 45 (46.88%) RichFaces
3 43 (44.79%) SOAP
4 36 (37.50%) .NET
5 24 (25.00%) RESTful
6 23 (23.96%) FreeMarker
7 22 (22.92%) ASP.NET
8 21 (21.88%) .NET Framework
9 20 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (19.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 19 (19.79%) JSON
10 19 (19.79%) XML
11 17 (17.71%) WCF
11 17 (17.71%) REST
12 15 (15.63%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (13.54%) Blog
3 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (7.29%) Inversion of Control
5 6 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
6 4 (4.17%) Replication
6 4 (4.17%) Clustering
7 2 (2.08%) Social Network
8 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.04%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (46.88%) Linux
2 17 (17.71%) Windows
3 5 (5.21%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (46.88%) Integration Testing
2 28 (29.17%) MVC
3 25 (26.04%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
4 21 (21.88%) Software Architecture
5 19 (19.79%) Content Management
5 19 (19.79%) Multivariate Testing
6 18 (18.75%) SOA
7 15 (15.63%) Time Management
8 11 (11.46%) Scrum
9 10 (10.42%) TDD
9 10 (10.42%) MVVM
10 8 (8.33%) System Testing
10 8 (8.33%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.25%) Multithreading
11 6 (6.25%) Test Automation
12 5 (5.21%) Android Development
12 5 (5.21%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (5.21%) Data Management
12 5 (5.21%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (56.25%) Java
2 50 (52.08%) SQL
3 32 (33.33%) C#
4 16 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.33%) PHP
6 6 (6.25%) VB
7 5 (5.21%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.17%) C++
9 1 (1.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 27 (28.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 12 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.21%) Oracle
3 2 (2.08%) Google
4 1 (1.04%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.04%) Dell
4 1 (1.04%) Apple
Tunbridge Wells
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Sittingbourne
Pearson Whiffin
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £35384 - £49400 per annum + Bonuses
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Creation Recruitment
Salary: £0 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago