The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 59 57 65
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 44 36 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.91% 3.41% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 4.69% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 34 12
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +30.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £35,000 £32,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £52,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
936 767 636
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.27% 72.70% 77.56%
Number of salaries quoted 811 651 578
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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
Maidstone - 8 £42,500 -
Dartford - 5 £50,000 -
Tunbridge Wells +12 4 £50,000 +5.26%
Sittingbourne - 4 £45,000 -
Sevenoaks 0 2 £47,500 +8.57%
Folkestone -12 2 £33,500 -36.19%
Canterbury - 1 £52,500 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 65 (71.43%) SQL
2 44 (48.35%) C#
3 38 (41.76%) .NET
4 35 (38.46%) MVC
5 34 (37.36%) T-SQL
6 28 (30.77%) HTML
7 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
8 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
8 26 (28.57%) CSS
9 23 (25.27%) TDD
9 23 (25.27%) jQuery
10 22 (24.18%) Scrum
11 21 (23.08%) HTML5
12 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
12 20 (21.98%) Ajax
12 20 (21.98%) Degree
13 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
14 18 (19.78%) .NET Framework
14 18 (19.78%) WinForms
14 18 (19.78%) KnockoutJS
14 18 (19.78%) WPF
14 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (18.68%) WCF
15 17 (18.68%) Hibernate
15 17 (18.68%) Ant
15 17 (18.68%) JUnit
15 17 (18.68%) Java
15 17 (18.68%) XML
15 17 (18.68%) JBoss
15 17 (18.68%) Eclipse

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (10.99%) Apache
2 7 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.20%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (10.99%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) SaaS
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.19%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (13.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (13.19%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.49%) MySQL
4 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (3.30%) OLTP
5 3 (3.30%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.30%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.20%) DTS
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.10%) Redis
7 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Ant
1 17 (18.68%) JUnit
1 17 (18.68%) Eclipse
2 14 (15.38%) Jasmine
3 11 (12.09%) Subversion
4 10 (10.99%) TestNG
5 9 (9.89%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (7.69%) EasyMock
6 7 (7.69%) jMock
6 7 (7.69%) IntelliJ
6 7 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
7 6 (6.59%) Grunt
8 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
9 4 (4.40%) Hudson
9 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
9 4 (4.40%) CruiseControl
10 1 (1.10%) Selenium
10 1 (1.10%) NUnit
10 1 (1.10%) JSUnit
10 1 (1.10%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (8.79%) Marketing
2 6 (6.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Publishing
3 4 (4.40%) Back Office
4 2 (2.20%) Finance
Job Titles
1 67 (73.63%) Developer
2 21 (23.08%) Web Developer
3 17 (18.68%) Java Developer
4 14 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (12.09%) .NET Developer
6 10 (10.99%) Applications Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Senior Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
7 9 (9.89%) Web Applications Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C# Software Developer
7 9 (9.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 9 (9.89%) .NET Software Developer
8 8 (8.79%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (8.79%) Software Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (5.49%) Tester
11 4 (4.40%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (41.76%) .NET
2 28 (30.77%) HTML
3 26 (28.57%) CSS
4 23 (25.27%) jQuery
5 21 (23.08%) HTML5
6 20 (21.98%) Ajax
7 19 (20.88%) ASP.NET
8 18 (19.78%) WinForms
8 18 (19.78%) .NET Framework
8 18 (19.78%) WPF
8 18 (19.78%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (19.78%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (18.68%) WCF
9 17 (18.68%) Hibernate
9 17 (18.68%) XML
10 16 (17.58%) Backbone.js
11 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (12.09%) ASP.NET MVC 3
11 11 (12.09%) Web Services
12 10 (10.99%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) N-Tier
2 11 (12.09%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (10.99%) SystemC
4 8 (8.79%) NHS
4 8 (8.79%) Visualisation
4 8 (8.79%) Inversion of Control
5 3 (3.30%) Social Media
5 3 (3.30%) Social Network
5 3 (3.30%) Replication
6 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.20%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.10%) Blog
7 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Linux
2 7 (7.69%) Windows
3 4 (4.40%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (38.46%) MVC
2 23 (25.27%) TDD
3 22 (24.18%) Scrum
4 16 (17.58%) OOP
5 12 (13.19%) Migration
5 12 (13.19%) Data Migration
6 11 (12.09%) MVVM
7 10 (10.99%) Web Development
7 10 (10.99%) Integration Testing
7 10 (10.99%) OO
7 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
8 9 (9.89%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (9.89%) System Testing
9 8 (8.79%) Workflow
9 8 (8.79%) Software Engineering
10 7 (7.69%) DSDM
10 7 (7.69%) UML
11 6 (6.59%) E-Commerce
11 6 (6.59%) Propensity Modelling
12 5 (5.49%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 65 (71.43%) SQL
2 44 (48.35%) C#
3 34 (37.36%) T-SQL
4 26 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 17 (18.68%) Java
6 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
7 10 (10.99%) C
8 7 (7.69%) VB.NET
8 7 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (21.98%) Degree
2 8 (8.79%) MCITP
2 8 (8.79%) MCDBA
2 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (21.98%) Microsoft
2 17 (18.68%) JBoss
3 13 (14.29%) Oracle
4 12 (13.19%) Business Objects
5 5 (5.49%) DevExpress
6 3 (3.30%) Telerik
6 3 (3.30%) Google
7 2 (2.20%) Thunderhead
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