The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 115 132 120
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 534 488 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.53% 2.19% 2.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.70% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 450 408 428
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,971 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
17514 18044 16603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 83.11% 80.98% 78.28%
Number of salaries quoted 14355 13966 13497
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the South East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the South East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Berkshire +22 125 £51,250 +0.49% 6
Hampshire +61 115 £38,500 -9.41% 16
East Sussex +9 61 £45,000 +2.85% 3
Surrey -54 60 £46,250 -2.63% 6
Buckinghamshire +5 46 £45,000 +20.00% 10
Kent +1 46 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Oxfordshire -4 42 £50,000 +42.85% 5
West Sussex +16 35 £41,000 -3.52% 1
Middlesex +5 3 £51,500 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 687 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 443 (41.79%) C#
3 430 (40.57%) TDD
4 391 (36.89%) JavaScript
5 381 (35.94%) .NET
6 370 (34.91%) Java
7 322 (30.38%) SQL
8 317 (29.91%) HTML
9 311 (29.34%) Web Services
10 302 (28.49%) CSS
11 291 (27.45%) SQL Server
12 284 (26.79%) jQuery
13 283 (26.70%) Degree
14 259 (24.43%) Scrum
15 256 (24.15%) Finance
16 254 (23.96%) OO
17 242 (22.83%) MVC
18 226 (21.32%) Software Engineering
19 210 (19.81%) XML
20 199 (18.77%) ASP.NET
21 191 (18.02%) Linux
22 190 (17.92%) Computer Science
23 186 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
24 177 (16.70%) Microsoft
25 176 (16.60%) Oracle
26 172 (16.23%) QA
27 165 (15.57%) Windows
28 148 (13.96%) SDLC
29 146 (13.77%) Visual Studio
30 143 (13.49%) Git (software)

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 103 (9.72%) Apache
2 79 (7.45%) CMS
3 75 (7.08%) IIS
4 39 (3.68%) Tomcat
5 34 (3.21%) WebSphere
6 29 (2.74%) Node.js
7 25 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
8 23 (2.17%) JBoss
9 22 (2.08%) NServiceBus
10 20 (1.89%) concrete5
10 20 (1.89%) Joomla!
10 20 (1.89%) WordPress
11 19 (1.79%) Apache Spark
12 13 (1.23%) Umbraco
12 13 (1.23%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.13%) Elasticsearch
13 12 (1.13%) WebLogic
14 11 (1.04%) Apache Pig
15 10 (0.94%) Apache Solr
16 9 (0.85%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 60 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.66%) MS Office
3 1 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.094%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 17 (1.60%) Oracle EBS
2 15 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle 11i
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle Payables
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
4 7 (0.66%) Oracle AGIS
4 7 (0.66%) Oracle General Ledger
4 7 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (0.47%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.28%) assyst
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.28%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.28%) Tridion
6 3 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.19%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.19%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 48 (4.53%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (3.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 36 (3.40%) SaaS
4 14 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (0.85%) PaaS
6 8 (0.75%) Heroku
7 7 (0.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 3 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.19%) GitHub
10 1 (0.094%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.094%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 24 (2.26%) HTTP
2 21 (1.98%) Internet
3 11 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.57%) DHCP
4 6 (0.57%) ATM
4 6 (0.57%) DNS
5 4 (0.38%) PPP
5 4 (0.38%) Network Security
6 3 (0.28%) FTP
6 3 (0.28%) SMTP
6 3 (0.28%) CDMA
6 3 (0.28%) GSM
6 3 (0.28%) UMTS
6 3 (0.28%) IPsec
6 3 (0.28%) LTE
7 2 (0.19%) CTI
8 1 (0.094%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (27.45%) SQL Server
2 103 (9.72%) MySQL
3 89 (8.40%) NoSQL
4 75 (7.08%) Relational Database
5 65 (6.13%) Big Data
6 51 (4.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 46 (4.34%) Apache Cassandra
8 39 (3.68%) MongoDB
9 38 (3.58%) RDBMS
10 37 (3.49%) Oracle Database
11 30 (2.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 28 (2.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 27 (2.55%) Data Warehouse
14 24 (2.26%) Hadoop
15 23 (2.17%) Azure SQL Database
16 21 (1.98%) Riak
16 21 (1.98%) CouchDB
17 19 (1.79%) SQL Server 2005
18 18 (1.70%) Redis
19 16 (1.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 146 (13.77%) Visual Studio
2 143 (13.49%) Git (software)
3 119 (11.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 110 (10.38%) Subversion
5 109 (10.28%) NUnit
6 99 (9.34%) Selenium
7 95 (8.96%) Jenkins
8 82 (7.74%) PHPUnit
9 75 (7.08%) JUnit
10 57 (5.38%) WebDriver
11 52 (4.91%) Maven
12 44 (4.15%) JMeter
13 42 (3.96%) MSTest
14 40 (3.77%) Ant
15 35 (3.30%) Rhino Mocks
16 34 (3.21%) SoapUI
17 31 (2.92%) ReSharper
18 27 (2.55%) HP UFT
19 25 (2.36%) JIRA
20 24 (2.26%) Eclipse
General
1 256 (24.15%) Finance
2 34 (3.21%) Marketing
3 33 (3.11%) Publishing
3 33 (3.11%) Telecoms
4 29 (2.74%) Manufacturing
5 23 (2.17%) Retail
6 18 (1.70%) Banking
7 15 (1.42%) Games
8 11 (1.04%) Automotive
9 9 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 7 (0.66%) General Ledger
11 6 (0.57%) Legal
12 5 (0.47%) Electronics
13 3 (0.28%) Aerospace
13 3 (0.28%) Advertising
14 2 (0.19%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.094%) Billing
15 1 (0.094%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.094%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 732 (69.06%) Developer
2 190 (17.92%) Senior Developer
3 142 (13.40%) Java Developer
4 117 (11.04%) C# Developer
5 112 (10.57%) Software Developer
6 108 (10.19%) Software Engineer
7 99 (9.34%) .NET Developer
8 86 (8.11%) Web Developer
9 69 (6.51%) Team Leader
10 65 (6.13%) PHP Developer
11 58 (5.47%) C# .NET Developer
12 54 (5.09%) QA Engineer
13 45 (4.25%) Consultant
14 39 (3.68%) Senior PHP Developer
15 32 (3.02%) Lead Developer
15 32 (3.02%) Senior Web Developer
16 27 (2.55%) Test Team Leader
16 27 (2.55%) Junior
16 27 (2.55%) Senior C# Developer
16 27 (2.55%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 381 (35.94%) .NET
2 317 (29.91%) HTML
3 311 (29.34%) Web Services
4 302 (28.49%) CSS
5 284 (26.79%) jQuery
6 210 (19.81%) XML
7 199 (18.77%) ASP.NET
8 140 (13.21%) Ajax
9 135 (12.74%) .NET Framework
10 127 (11.98%) HTML5
11 113 (10.66%) ASP.NET MVC
12 109 (10.28%) Spring
13 106 (10.00%) WCF
14 97 (9.15%) REST
15 95 (8.96%) RESTful
16 90 (8.49%) AngularJS
17 87 (8.21%) Entity Framework
18 86 (8.11%) JSON
19 85 (8.02%) CSS3
20 78 (7.36%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 190 (17.92%) Computer Science
2 96 (9.06%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (6.13%) User Experience
4 64 (6.04%) N-Tier
5 52 (4.91%) Enterprise Software
6 44 (4.15%) Mathematics
7 40 (3.77%) Client/Server
8 25 (2.36%) Mobile App
9 23 (2.17%) W3C
10 21 (1.98%) Inversion of Control
11 20 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
12 19 (1.79%) Semantic Web
13 16 (1.51%) iPad
13 16 (1.51%) Algorithms
14 11 (1.04%) Animation
15 10 (0.94%) Physics
16 9 (0.85%) Management Information System
17 8 (0.75%) Replication
18 7 (0.66%) Blog
18 7 (0.66%) Podcast
Operating Systems
1 191 (18.02%) Linux
2 165 (15.57%) Windows
3 100 (9.43%) UNIX
4 62 (5.85%) Android
5 52 (4.91%) Apple iOS
6 16 (1.51%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (0.75%) CentOS
9 8 (0.75%) Solaris
10 7 (0.66%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (0.28%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.094%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.094%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.094%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.094%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 687 (64.81%) Agile Software Development
2 430 (40.57%) TDD
3 259 (24.43%) Scrum
4 254 (23.96%) OO
5 242 (22.83%) MVC
6 226 (21.32%) Software Engineering
7 186 (17.55%) Continuous Integration
8 148 (13.96%) SDLC
9 135 (12.74%) BDD
10 128 (12.08%) Integration Testing
11 104 (9.81%) Automated Testing
12 97 (9.15%) SOA
13 94 (8.87%) Waterfall
14 91 (8.58%) Regression Testing
15 84 (7.92%) System Integration Testing
16 79 (7.45%) User Stories
16 79 (7.45%) Performance Testing
17 77 (7.26%) OOD
18 76 (7.17%) Manual Testing
19 73 (6.89%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 443 (41.79%) C#
2 391 (36.89%) JavaScript
3 370 (34.91%) Java
4 322 (30.38%) SQL
5 116 (10.94%) C++
6 111 (10.47%) PHP
7 88 (8.30%) T-SQL
8 70 (6.60%) Python
9 66 (6.23%) C
10 45 (4.25%) PL/SQL
11 36 (3.40%) VB.NET
12 31 (2.92%) Ruby
13 27 (2.55%) VB
14 23 (2.17%) Bash Shell
15 21 (1.98%) Lua
16 18 (1.70%) Objective-C
17 15 (1.42%) PHP5
17 15 (1.42%) VBScript
18 14 (1.32%) Scala
19 13 (1.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 283 (26.70%) Degree
2 37 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 22 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.70%) ISTQB
5 14 (1.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (0.85%) ISEB
6 9 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (0.57%) CCNP
8 5 (0.47%) PhD
9 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.28%) IC3 Certification
10 2 (0.19%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.19%) MCSD
10 2 (0.19%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.19%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.19%) MCTS
11 1 (0.094%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (16.23%) QA
2 6 (0.57%) GAMP
3 4 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.28%) HL7
4 3 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.094%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (1.04%) HDFS
3 9 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
4 8 (0.75%) Docker
5 7 (0.66%) Firmware
6 3 (0.28%) iptables
7 1 (0.094%) KVM
7 1 (0.094%) LXC
7 1 (0.094%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 70 (6.60%) HP Quality Center
2 26 (2.45%) Puppet
3 24 (2.26%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (1.42%) Ansible
5 6 (0.57%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.57%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 4 (0.38%) Nagios
7 1 (0.094%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 1 (0.094%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 177 (16.70%) Microsoft
2 176 (16.60%) Oracle
3 60 (5.66%) Zend
4 59 (5.57%) HP
5 30 (2.83%) SAP
6 27 (2.55%) IBM
7 25 (2.36%) VMware
8 21 (1.98%) Twitter
9 20 (1.89%) Google
10 14 (1.32%) Pega
11 13 (1.23%) hybris
12 12 (1.13%) TOWER Software
13 11 (1.04%) Telerik
14 10 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 10 (0.94%) Apple
15 7 (0.66%) Tableau
15 7 (0.66%) Sitecore
15 7 (0.66%) Red Gate
16 6 (0.57%) Adobe
16 6 (0.57%) Planview
Reigate, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + fantastic benefits!
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
LANDESK
Posted: 12 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Superb base with excellent first cla
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Search Consultancy
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: 35-55K
Posted: 3 days ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
KPRS
Salary: From £43,000 to £43,000 per annum £43k + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Horley, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 4 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Training and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Clarity
Salary: £ Dependent on experience
Posted: 5 days ago