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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 57 52 62
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 41 44 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.98% 3.99% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.75% 5.29% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 31 43 13
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
864 831 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.88% 75.27% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 733 712 570
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 August 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 22 August 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 - 9 £42,500 -
Dartford - 6 £50,000 -
Folkestone -10 4 £33,500 -10.66%
Tunbridge Wells +17 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Sittingbourne - 3 £45,000 -
West Malling - 1 £62,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £52,500 -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 55 (70.51%) SQL
2 43 (55.13%) C#
3 37 (47.44%) T-SQL
4 35 (44.87%) .NET
5 30 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 26 (33.33%) MVC
7 24 (30.77%) TDD
8 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
9 20 (25.64%) HTML
9 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
9 20 (25.64%) CSS
10 17 (21.79%) WinForms
10 17 (21.79%) Degree
10 17 (21.79%) WPF
11 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
12 15 (19.23%) N-Tier
12 15 (19.23%) WCF
12 15 (19.23%) jQuery
12 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 14 (17.95%) Ajax
13 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
14 13 (16.67%) Data Migration
14 13 (16.67%) Migration
14 13 (16.67%) Scrum
15 12 (15.38%) XML
15 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
15 12 (15.38%) HTML5
15 12 (15.38%) Backbone.js
15 12 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
16 11 (14.10%) MVVM

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 9 (11.54%) Apache
2 2 (2.56%) Documentum
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 15 (19.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 7 (8.97%) MySQL
6 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.13%) DTS
7 4 (5.13%) OLTP
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.28%) Redis
10 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Jasmine
2 9 (11.54%) Karma Test Runner
2 9 (11.54%) TestNG
2 9 (11.54%) Eclipse
2 9 (11.54%) Ant
2 9 (11.54%) JUnit
3 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (7.69%) Grunt
4 5 (6.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.41%) Subversion
4 5 (6.41%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (3.85%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.56%) Selenium
6 2 (2.56%) NUnit
7 1 (1.28%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.28%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.28%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.28%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (10.26%) Marketing
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.69%) Publishing
3 2 (2.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (66.67%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Web Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 10 (12.82%) Senior Developer
5 9 (11.54%) Java Developer
5 9 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Applications Developer
6 8 (10.26%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (10.26%) C# Developer
6 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.26%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (10.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (10.26%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (10.26%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Web Applications Developer
7 7 (8.97%) Software Engineer
8 5 (6.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Tester
9 4 (5.13%) Software Team Leader
9 4 (5.13%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (44.87%) .NET
2 20 (25.64%) HTML
2 20 (25.64%) CSS
3 17 (21.79%) WinForms
3 17 (21.79%) WPF
4 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET
5 15 (19.23%) WCF
5 15 (19.23%) jQuery
6 14 (17.95%) Ajax
6 14 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (15.38%) XML
7 12 (15.38%) .NET Framework
7 12 (15.38%) HTML5
7 12 (15.38%) Backbone.js
7 12 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (12.82%) JSON
9 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 9 (11.54%) RichFaces
9 9 (11.54%) JSTL
9 9 (11.54%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) N-Tier
2 9 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (10.26%) NHS
3 8 (10.26%) Visualisation
3 8 (10.26%) SystemC
4 6 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (6.41%) Social Network
6 3 (3.85%) Replication
7 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.28%) Social Media
8 1 (1.28%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (11.54%) Linux
2 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.33%) MVC
2 24 (30.77%) TDD
3 13 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 13 (16.67%) Migration
3 13 (16.67%) Scrum
4 11 (14.10%) MVVM
4 11 (14.10%) OOP
5 10 (12.82%) OO
6 9 (11.54%) System Testing
6 9 (11.54%) Integration Testing
7 8 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (10.26%) Workflow
8 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
9 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 6 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
9 6 (7.69%) Propensity Modelling
10 4 (5.13%) Project Management
10 4 (5.13%) Business Analysis
10 4 (5.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 55 (70.51%) SQL
2 43 (55.13%) C#
3 37 (47.44%) T-SQL
4 20 (25.64%) JavaScript
5 9 (11.54%) Java
6 8 (10.26%) PHP
6 8 (10.26%) C
7 7 (8.97%) VB.NET
8 6 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (21.79%) Degree
2 8 (10.26%) MCDBA
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.26%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.41%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) QA
3 1 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.54%) JBoss
2 9 (11.54%) Oracle
3 8 (10.26%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.41%) Google
5 3 (3.85%) DevExpress
5 3 (3.85%) Telerik
6 2 (2.56%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.28%) Dell