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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 68 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 30 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.99% 4.14% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 4.94% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 30 25
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £29,390 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £45,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
889 830 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 88.63% 83.75% 85.14%
Number of salaries quoted 779 741 830
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Kent region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +10 5 £44,000 +35.38%
Folkestone -1 2 £40,000 -5.88%
Sittingbourne -8 2 £27,500 -26.66%
Canterbury +10 1 £35,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells -6 1 £37,500 -42.30%
Whitstable - 1 £32,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 45 (58.44%) SQL
2 42 (54.55%) .NET
3 41 (53.25%) C#
3 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (50.65%) Java
5 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
6 29 (37.66%) Integration Testing
6 29 (37.66%) RESTful
6 29 (37.66%) Web Services
7 28 (36.36%) Scala
7 28 (36.36%) TestNG
8 27 (35.06%) MySQL
8 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
9 22 (28.57%) J2EE
9 22 (28.57%) Linux
9 22 (28.57%) Hibernate
9 22 (28.57%) JSF
10 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET
10 21 (27.27%) HTML
10 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 20 (25.97%) RichFaces
11 20 (25.97%) WPF
11 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
11 20 (25.97%) JSON
12 19 (24.68%) jQuery
12 19 (24.68%) OAuth
13 18 (23.38%) NUnit
13 18 (23.38%) Ant
13 18 (23.38%) JSP
14 17 (22.08%) JUnit

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.08%) JBoss
2 15 (19.48%) Apache
2 15 (19.48%) WordPress
3 6 (7.79%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (7.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) CTI
2 2 (2.60%) CDMA
2 2 (2.60%) GSM
2 2 (2.60%) LTE
2 2 (2.60%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.06%) MySQL
1 27 (35.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.19%) Big Data
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.30%) DTS
4 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.30%) Redis
4 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (36.36%) TestNG
2 21 (27.27%) Git (software)
3 18 (23.38%) Ant
3 18 (23.38%) NUnit
4 17 (22.08%) JUnit
5 16 (20.78%) Eclipse
6 12 (15.58%) SoapUI
7 11 (14.29%) Subversion
8 8 (10.39%) Jasmine
8 8 (10.39%) Karma Test Runner
8 8 (10.39%) Protractor
8 8 (10.39%) QUnit
8 8 (10.39%) Visual Studio
9 6 (7.79%) MSTest
10 5 (6.49%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (5.19%) ReSharper
11 4 (5.19%) Xcode
12 2 (2.60%) JIRA
12 2 (2.60%) Maven
12 2 (2.60%) NetBeans
General
1 9 (11.69%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Legal
3 5 (6.49%) Marketing
4 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.30%) Automotive
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.30%) Publishing
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (83.12%) Developer
2 39 (50.65%) .NET Developer
3 33 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 32 (41.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (28.57%) Senior Developer
6 15 (19.48%) Java Developer
7 13 (16.88%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (11.69%) .NET Software Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Software Developer
8 9 (11.69%) Technical Leader
9 8 (10.39%) C# Software Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 8 (10.39%) Senior C# Developer
10 7 (9.09%) WPF Developer
11 6 (7.79%) C# WPF Developer
11 6 (7.79%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (7.79%) WinForms Developer
12 5 (6.49%) Web Developer
13 4 (5.19%) Applications Developer
13 4 (5.19%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (54.55%) .NET
2 29 (37.66%) RESTful
2 29 (37.66%) Web Services
3 22 (28.57%) Hibernate
3 22 (28.57%) J2EE
3 22 (28.57%) JSF
4 21 (27.27%) ASP.NET
4 21 (27.27%) HTML
5 20 (25.97%) AngularJS
5 20 (25.97%) JSON
5 20 (25.97%) RichFaces
5 20 (25.97%) WPF
6 19 (24.68%) jQuery
6 19 (24.68%) OAuth
7 18 (23.38%) JSP
8 17 (22.08%) .NET Framework
9 15 (19.48%) JSTL
9 15 (19.48%) XML
10 14 (18.18%) SOAP
10 14 (18.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Data Protection Act
2 7 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.30%) Social Media
3 1 (1.30%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 4 (5.19%) Android
3 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.19%) Windows Server
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (53.25%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.66%) Integration Testing
3 17 (22.08%) MVC
4 16 (20.78%) E-Commerce
4 16 (20.78%) Web Development
5 14 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (15.58%) CRM
7 11 (14.29%) Time Management
8 9 (11.69%) MVVM
9 8 (10.39%) Data Protection
9 8 (10.39%) Process Improvement
9 8 (10.39%) System Testing
9 8 (10.39%) Systems Analysis
10 7 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 6 (7.79%) Content Management
11 6 (7.79%) Software Architecture
11 6 (7.79%) TDD
12 5 (6.49%) OWASP
12 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.49%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (58.44%) SQL
2 41 (53.25%) C#
3 39 (50.65%) Java
4 33 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 28 (36.36%) Scala
6 15 (19.48%) PHP
7 8 (10.39%) T-SQL
7 8 (10.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.19%) VB
9 2 (2.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.60%) Python
9 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.30%) C++
10 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (16.88%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.39%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) COBIT
2 1 (1.30%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 16 (20.78%) Oracle
2 5 (6.49%) Thunderhead
3 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.60%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.30%) Adobe
5 1 (1.30%) IBM
5 1 (1.30%) Informatica
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