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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 58 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 38 49 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.82% 4.41% 2.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 5.70% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 28 47 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 £33,300 £30,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
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
823 860 621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 82.80% 77.41% 77.53%
Number of salaries quoted 691 739 561
Average salary £41,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
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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 £43,750 -
Dartford - 6 £50,000 -
Folkestone -7 4 £33,500 -10.66%
Tunbridge Wells +21 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Sittingbourne - 2 £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 2 September 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 49 (68.06%) SQL
2 38 (52.78%) C#
3 33 (45.83%) T-SQL
3 33 (45.83%) .NET
4 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 24 (33.33%) MVC
6 20 (27.78%) TDD
7 19 (26.39%) HTML
7 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
7 19 (26.39%) CSS
8 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
8 17 (23.61%) Degree
9 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
10 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (19.44%) Ajax
11 14 (19.44%) jQuery
11 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (18.06%) Data Migration
12 13 (18.06%) WPF
12 13 (18.06%) Migration
12 13 (18.06%) WinForms
13 12 (16.67%) Scrum
13 12 (16.67%) XML
14 11 (15.28%) OOP
14 11 (15.28%) N-Tier
14 11 (15.28%) .NET Framework
14 11 (15.28%) WCF
14 11 (15.28%) HTML5
14 11 (15.28%) Backbone.js
14 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 (12.50%) Apache
2 2 (2.78%) Documentum
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
5 7 (9.72%) MySQL
6 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (6.94%) NoSQL
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (5.56%) DTS
7 4 (5.56%) OLTP
7 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 1 (1.39%) Redis
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) Ant
1 9 (12.50%) JUnit
1 9 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 9 (12.50%) TestNG
1 9 (12.50%) Jasmine
1 9 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (8.33%) Grunt
2 6 (8.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (6.94%) Subversion
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (4.17%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.78%) NUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Selenium
7 1 (1.39%) QuickTest Pro
7 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.39%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (11.11%) Marketing
2 6 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 6 (8.33%) Publishing
3 2 (2.78%) Finance
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 15 (20.83%) Web Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
5 9 (12.50%) .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) C# Developer
6 8 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
6 8 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (11.11%) .NET Software Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Applications Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Software Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Web Applications Developer
9 5 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Tester
10 4 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 4 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (45.83%) .NET
2 19 (26.39%) CSS
2 19 (26.39%) HTML
3 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 14 (19.44%) Ajax
4 14 (19.44%) jQuery
4 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (18.06%) WPF
5 13 (18.06%) WinForms
6 12 (16.67%) XML
7 11 (15.28%) .NET Framework
7 11 (15.28%) WCF
7 11 (15.28%) HTML5
7 11 (15.28%) Backbone.js
7 11 (15.28%) KnockoutJS
8 10 (13.89%) JSON
9 9 (12.50%) JSTL
9 9 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 9 (12.50%) J2EE
9 9 (12.50%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.28%) N-Tier
2 9 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (11.11%) Visualisation
4 6 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (6.94%) Social Network
6 4 (5.56%) SystemC
6 4 (5.56%) NHS
7 3 (4.17%) Replication
8 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.39%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (33.33%) MVC
2 20 (27.78%) TDD
3 13 (18.06%) Migration
3 13 (18.06%) Data Migration
4 12 (16.67%) Scrum
5 11 (15.28%) OOP
6 10 (13.89%) OO
7 9 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 8 (11.11%) System Testing
8 8 (11.11%) Workflow
8 8 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (9.72%) Software Engineering
9 7 (9.72%) MVVM
10 6 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (8.33%) Propensity Modelling
10 6 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.56%) Project Management
11 4 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 4 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 49 (68.06%) SQL
2 38 (52.78%) C#
3 33 (45.83%) T-SQL
4 19 (26.39%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.50%) Java
6 8 (11.11%) PHP
7 7 (9.72%) VB.NET
8 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (23.61%) Degree
2 8 (11.11%) MCDBA
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (11.11%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) SLA
2 2 (2.78%) QA
3 1 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.50%) JBoss
3 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 8 (11.11%) Business Objects
4 5 (6.94%) Google
5 3 (4.17%) DevExpress
5 3 (4.17%) Telerik
6 2 (2.78%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.39%) Dell