The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 36 45 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.05% 0.52% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 0.63% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Middlesex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
195 316 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 68.42% 82.72% 82.15%
Number of salaries quoted 131 242 297
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,500 £36,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Middlesex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Middlesex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Middlesex region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Middlesex

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) Windows
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
3 6 (60.00%) J2EE
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (50.00%) JBoss
4 5 (50.00%) JSF
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (50.00%) JSP
4 5 (50.00%) Struts
4 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (50.00%) SonicMQ
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Windows CE
4 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 5 (50.00%) J2SE
4 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 5 (50.00%) MyBatis
4 5 (50.00%) iBATIS
5 4 (40.00%) Java
6 3 (30.00%) C#
6 3 (30.00%) C++
6 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (20.00%) OO
7 2 (20.00%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (50.00%) JBoss
1 5 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
1 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Ant
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Gradle
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Developer
4 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Developer
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) J2EE
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
1 6 (60.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 5 (50.00%) JSF
2 5 (50.00%) J2SE
2 5 (50.00%) JSP
2 5 (50.00%) Struts
2 5 (50.00%) iBATIS
2 5 (50.00%) SonicMQ
2 5 (50.00%) MyBatis
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) AWT
4 1 (10.00%) Java SE
4 1 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) Swing
4 1 (10.00%) MFC
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows CE
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) OOD
5 1 (10.00%) Change Control
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (10.00%) Coaching
5 1 (10.00%) TDD
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) C#
4 3 (30.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Google