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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 50 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 43 34 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.36% 2.93% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 3.67% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 31 24 32
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £35,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £64,250 £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
802 926 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 81.26% 79.90% 74.23%
Number of salaries quoted 712 756 729
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Tunbridge Wells -9 11 £65,000 +6.12%
Sittingbourne +15 4 £37,500 -16.66% 1
West Malling - 4 £36,250 - 3
Folkestone +1 3 £42,500 +21.42%
Canterbury - 3 £35,000 - 1
Maidstone +5 2 £36,250 -
Tonbridge - 2 £30,000 - 1
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 56 (57.14%) Java
1 56 (57.14%) Web Services
2 48 (48.98%) .NET
3 41 (41.84%) SOAP
4 38 (38.78%) C#
5 37 (37.76%) SQL
5 37 (37.76%) Linux
5 37 (37.76%) JUnit
6 36 (36.73%) Ant
6 36 (36.73%) Eclipse
6 36 (36.73%) Hibernate
7 35 (35.71%) JSF
7 35 (35.71%) JSTL
7 35 (35.71%) JBoss
7 35 (35.71%) Apache
7 35 (35.71%) JSP
7 35 (35.71%) J2EE
7 35 (35.71%) Integration Testing
7 35 (35.71%) TestNG
7 35 (35.71%) RichFaces
8 33 (33.67%) MySQL
9 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
10 25 (25.51%) HTML
10 25 (25.51%) MVC
11 24 (24.49%) .NET Framework
11 24 (24.49%) JavaScript
11 24 (24.49%) XML
12 23 (23.47%) jQuery
13 22 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
14 21 (21.43%) RESTful

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 35 (35.71%) JBoss
1 35 (35.71%) Apache
2 6 (6.12%) IIS
3 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.02%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) SaaS
2 2 (2.04%) Sage Pay
3 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Internet
1 5 (5.10%) HTTP
2 4 (4.08%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (33.67%) MySQL
2 26 (26.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.10%) Redis
3 5 (5.10%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.10%) MongoDB
3 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.08%) Big Data
5 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.06%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.02%) DTS
7 1 (1.02%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (37.76%) JUnit
2 36 (36.73%) Ant
2 36 (36.73%) Eclipse
3 35 (35.71%) TestNG
4 18 (18.37%) SoapUI
5 11 (11.22%) Selenium
6 10 (10.20%) Hudson
7 9 (9.18%) Visual Studio
8 8 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (8.16%) Git (software)
9 6 (6.12%) Subversion
10 5 (5.10%) PEAR
10 5 (5.10%) NCrunch
11 4 (4.08%) LabVIEW
12 2 (2.04%) NUnit
12 2 (2.04%) Jasmine
13 1 (1.02%) WebDriver
13 1 (1.02%) EasyMock
13 1 (1.02%) Moq
13 1 (1.02%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 13 (13.27%) Finance
1 13 (13.27%) Publishing
2 5 (5.10%) Games
3 4 (4.08%) Marketing
3 4 (4.08%) Retail
4 3 (3.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 86 (87.76%) Developer
2 36 (36.73%) Java Developer
3 31 (31.63%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 18 (18.37%) .NET Developer
5 14 (14.29%) Web Developer
6 13 (13.27%) C# Developer
7 11 (11.22%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (10.20%) Administrator
8 10 (10.20%) DBA
8 10 (10.20%) Software Developer
8 10 (10.20%) MySQL DBA
9 8 (8.16%) Senior Developer
10 7 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (5.10%) PHP Developer
11 5 (5.10%) PHP Web Developer
11 5 (5.10%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Lead Developer
12 4 (4.08%) Applications Developer
12 4 (4.08%) AWS Developer
13 3 (3.06%) C# Application Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (57.14%) Web Services
2 48 (48.98%) .NET
3 41 (41.84%) SOAP
4 36 (36.73%) Hibernate
5 35 (35.71%) JSF
5 35 (35.71%) JSTL
5 35 (35.71%) JSP
5 35 (35.71%) J2EE
5 35 (35.71%) RichFaces
6 25 (25.51%) HTML
7 24 (24.49%) .NET Framework
7 24 (24.49%) XML
8 23 (23.47%) jQuery
9 21 (21.43%) RESTful
9 21 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
10 19 (19.39%) REST
11 18 (18.37%) FreeMarker
11 18 (18.37%) WCF
12 17 (17.35%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.20%) Replication
1 10 (10.20%) Clustering
1 10 (10.20%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (7.14%) Inversion of Control
2 7 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (6.12%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.10%) Open Source
4 5 (5.10%) Social Media
4 5 (5.10%) Blog
5 1 (1.02%) W3C
5 1 (1.02%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 37 (37.76%) Linux
2 12 (12.24%) Windows
3 5 (5.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.02%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 25 (25.51%) MVC
3 22 (22.45%) Continuous Integration
4 20 (20.41%) SOA
5 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (16.33%) System Testing
6 16 (16.33%) Software Architecture
7 14 (14.29%) TDD
7 14 (14.29%) Content Management
7 14 (14.29%) Multivariate Testing
8 12 (12.24%) OO
9 9 (9.18%) Time Management
9 9 (9.18%) BDD
9 9 (9.18%) Scrum
10 8 (8.16%) MVVM
11 6 (6.12%) Business Analysis
11 6 (6.12%) Data Modelling
11 6 (6.12%) Dependency Injection
12 5 (5.10%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (4.08%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (57.14%) Java
2 38 (38.78%) C#
3 37 (37.76%) SQL
4 24 (24.49%) JavaScript
5 16 (16.33%) VB
6 10 (10.20%) C++
7 8 (8.16%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.12%) PHP
10 2 (2.04%) Ruby
10 2 (2.04%) XPath
10 2 (2.04%) Python
10 2 (2.04%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (18.37%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.02%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.02%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.16%) Twitter
3 7 (7.14%) Oracle
4 5 (5.10%) Facebook
4 5 (5.10%) webMethods
4 5 (5.10%) Google
4 5 (5.10%) Zend
5 1 (1.02%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.02%) Business Objects
5 1 (1.02%) Apple
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Gold
Salary: benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits BUPA PENSION GYM
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Gold Group
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Canterbury
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Tonbridge
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago