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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 121 146 155
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 500 365 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.50% 1.77% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 2.20% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 426 312 332
Average salary £45,000 £44,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.69% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
16235 16583 16331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 81.32% 80.54% 78.08%
Number of salaries quoted 13075 13019 13455
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Surrey +17 99 £55,000 +15.78% 3
Hampshire +40 85 £37,500 - 13
West Sussex +22 81 £40,000 -20.00% 4
Berkshire -4 74 £46,500 -7.00% 14
Oxfordshire +45 63 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Kent +3 46 £40,000 -5.88% 7
Buckinghamshire +3 31 £37,000 +5.71% 11
East Sussex -9 26 £55,000 +57.14% 2
Middlesex +7 2 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 481 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 450 (48.08%) C#
3 393 (41.99%) .NET
4 389 (41.56%) SQL
5 357 (38.14%) JavaScript
5 357 (38.14%) CSS
6 335 (35.79%) HTML
7 303 (32.37%) Java
8 294 (31.41%) SQL Server
9 283 (30.24%) MVC
10 274 (29.27%) TDD
11 266 (28.42%) OO
12 256 (27.35%) Web Services
13 249 (26.60%) Degree
14 246 (26.28%) ASP.NET
15 236 (25.21%) jQuery
16 227 (24.25%) Finance
17 205 (21.90%) Software Engineering
18 202 (21.58%) Continuous Integration
19 193 (20.62%) Microsoft
20 181 (19.34%) Scrum
21 180 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
22 174 (18.59%) XML
23 168 (17.95%) Computer Science
24 163 (17.41%) Visual Studio
25 160 (17.09%) Windows
25 160 (17.09%) Git (software)
26 155 (16.56%) Linux
27 140 (14.96%) C++
28 139 (14.85%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 134 (14.32%) Apache
2 68 (7.26%) JBoss
3 66 (7.05%) Tomcat
4 59 (6.30%) IIS
5 33 (3.53%) WebSphere
6 27 (2.88%) CMS
7 20 (2.14%) Apache Solr
8 19 (2.03%) nginx
9 16 (1.71%) NServiceBus
9 16 (1.71%) SharePoint
10 15 (1.60%) WordPress
11 14 (1.50%) Confluence
11 14 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (0.85%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.85%) Umbraco
13 6 (0.64%) WebSphere Process Server
13 6 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
13 6 (0.64%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.64%) WebSphere Portal
14 5 (0.53%) JCAPS
Applications
1 58 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.39%) MS Office
3 6 (0.64%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.32%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 22 (2.35%) Oracle EBS
2 17 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.53%) Tridion
3 5 (0.53%) assyst
4 4 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Receivables
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Cash Management
5 3 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
6 2 (0.21%) Exstream
6 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.11%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.11%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.11%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.11%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.11%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 34 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (2.46%) SaaS
3 10 (1.07%) PaaS
3 10 (1.07%) Heroku
3 10 (1.07%) Google App Engine
3 10 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.11%) Office 365
6 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.21%) HTTP
2 26 (2.78%) DNS
2 26 (2.78%) DHCP
2 26 (2.78%) Internet
3 16 (1.71%) TCP/IP
4 7 (0.75%) IPsec
4 7 (0.75%) FTP
5 2 (0.21%) Firewall
5 2 (0.21%) SAN
5 2 (0.21%) Intranet
5 2 (0.21%) WAN
6 1 (0.11%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.11%) Wireless
6 1 (0.11%) Network Security
6 1 (0.11%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 294 (31.41%) SQL Server
2 98 (10.47%) MySQL
3 80 (8.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 44 (4.70%) NoSQL
5 32 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 32 (3.42%) Relational Database
6 29 (3.10%) RavenDB
7 28 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
8 25 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 22 (2.35%) MongoDB
10 21 (2.24%) Azure SQL Database
11 18 (1.92%) Big Data
12 17 (1.82%) Redis
13 15 (1.60%) CouchDB
14 11 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 11 (1.18%) DB2
14 11 (1.18%) Oracle Database
15 10 (1.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 8 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 8 (0.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 163 (17.41%) Visual Studio
2 160 (17.09%) Git (software)
3 139 (14.85%) Subversion
4 130 (13.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 120 (12.82%) JUnit
6 118 (12.61%) NUnit
7 89 (9.51%) Eclipse
8 68 (7.26%) TestNG
8 68 (7.26%) Rhino Mocks
9 61 (6.52%) Ant
10 49 (5.24%) Selenium
11 45 (4.81%) SoapUI
11 45 (4.81%) Jenkins
12 39 (4.17%) ReSharper
13 35 (3.74%) NCrunch
14 34 (3.63%) Maven
15 33 (3.53%) PHPUnit
16 32 (3.42%) TeamCity
17 29 (3.10%) Xcode
18 27 (2.88%) MSTest
General
1 227 (24.25%) Finance
2 43 (4.59%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.03%) Publishing
4 16 (1.71%) Banking
5 15 (1.60%) Back Office
6 14 (1.50%) Billing
7 12 (1.28%) Advertising
8 11 (1.18%) Games
8 11 (1.18%) Legal
9 9 (0.96%) Front Office
10 6 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.53%) Retail
12 3 (0.32%) General Ledger
13 2 (0.21%) Marketing
13 2 (0.21%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.21%) Avionics
14 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 697 (74.47%) Developer
2 191 (20.41%) .NET Developer
3 168 (17.95%) C# Developer
4 130 (13.89%) Java Developer
5 114 (12.18%) Senior Developer
6 110 (11.75%) C# .NET Developer
7 109 (11.65%) Software Developer
8 103 (11.00%) Software Engineer
9 59 (6.30%) Web Developer
9 59 (6.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 57 (6.09%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 55 (5.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 44 (4.70%) Team Leader
13 43 (4.59%) Applications Developer
14 38 (4.06%) Mobile Developer
15 37 (3.95%) Consultant
16 31 (3.31%) PHP Developer
17 30 (3.21%) Front-End Developer
18 27 (2.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
18 27 (2.88%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 393 (41.99%) .NET
2 357 (38.14%) CSS
3 335 (35.79%) HTML
4 256 (27.35%) Web Services
5 246 (26.28%) ASP.NET
6 236 (25.21%) jQuery
7 180 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
8 174 (18.59%) XML
9 134 (14.32%) J2EE
10 130 (13.89%) .NET Framework
11 111 (11.86%) WCF
12 110 (11.75%) JSP
13 108 (11.54%) HTML5
14 98 (10.47%) Ajax
15 94 (10.04%) CSS3
16 89 (9.51%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 89 (9.51%) AngularJS
17 80 (8.55%) Hibernate
18 77 (8.23%) SOAP
19 72 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 168 (17.95%) Computer Science
2 70 (7.48%) Analytical Skills
3 69 (7.37%) User Experience
4 65 (6.94%) Mathematics
5 50 (5.34%) Mobile App
6 43 (4.59%) Client/Server
7 36 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
7 36 (3.85%) iPad
8 33 (3.53%) N-Tier
9 31 (3.31%) Management Information System
10 25 (2.67%) Open Source
11 22 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
11 22 (2.35%) Animation
12 18 (1.92%) Semantic Web
13 17 (1.82%) Blog
14 14 (1.50%) Social Media
14 14 (1.50%) Algorithms
15 13 (1.39%) DataPower
15 13 (1.39%) GIS
16 12 (1.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 160 (17.09%) Windows
2 155 (16.56%) Linux
3 102 (10.90%) Android
4 82 (8.76%) Apple iOS
5 74 (7.91%) UNIX
6 22 (2.35%) Windows 7
7 12 (1.28%) Windows Phone
8 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.64%) AIX
9 4 (0.43%) Windows CE
10 3 (0.32%) CentOS
11 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.21%) VxWorks
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 481 (51.39%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (30.24%) MVC
3 274 (29.27%) TDD
4 266 (28.42%) OO
5 205 (21.90%) Software Engineering
6 202 (21.58%) Continuous Integration
7 181 (19.34%) Scrum
8 98 (10.47%) Integration Testing
9 86 (9.19%) BDD
10 81 (8.65%) SOA
11 79 (8.44%) OOD
12 74 (7.91%) Regression Testing
12 74 (7.91%) Android Development
12 74 (7.91%) Mentoring
13 70 (7.48%) iOS Development
14 69 (7.37%) Validation
15 68 (7.26%) Workflow
16 64 (6.84%) User Stories
17 60 (6.41%) Automated Testing
18 58 (6.20%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 450 (48.08%) C#
2 389 (41.56%) SQL
3 357 (38.14%) JavaScript
4 303 (32.37%) Java
5 140 (14.96%) C++
6 82 (8.76%) PHP
7 70 (7.48%) T-SQL
8 55 (5.88%) C
9 53 (5.66%) Python
10 40 (4.27%) VB.NET
11 38 (4.06%) Ruby
12 32 (3.42%) Objective-C
12 32 (3.42%) PL/SQL
13 22 (2.35%) VB
14 18 (1.92%) ABAP
15 15 (1.60%) Perl
16 13 (1.39%) MATLAB
17 11 (1.18%) Shell Script
18 10 (1.07%) PHP5
18 10 (1.07%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 249 (26.60%) Degree
2 36 (3.85%) VCP4
3 28 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 23 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.39%) ISTQB
5 13 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (1.18%) ISEB
7 8 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (0.85%) CCNA
8 5 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (0.53%) MCSE
8 5 (0.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.43%) CSSLP
9 4 (0.43%) MCP
9 4 (0.43%) Sun Certification
10 3 (0.32%) MCTS
10 3 (0.32%) MCSD
11 2 (0.21%) MCSA
11 2 (0.21%) PhD
11 2 (0.21%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (4.81%) QA
2 11 (1.18%) ISO 9001
3 8 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.21%) TickIT
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (0.85%) Hyper-V
3 6 (0.64%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.43%) Docker
5 3 (0.32%) vSphere
6 2 (0.21%) vCloud
6 2 (0.21%) HDFS
6 2 (0.21%) Firmware
6 2 (0.21%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 62 (6.62%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.96%) Puppet
3 6 (0.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (0.64%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 6 (0.64%) SCCM
4 5 (0.53%) Vagrant
5 4 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.32%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (0.32%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 193 (20.62%) Microsoft
2 86 (9.19%) Oracle
3 37 (3.95%) HP
4 36 (3.85%) SAP
5 29 (3.10%) Telerik
6 28 (2.99%) hybris
7 27 (2.88%) Google
8 26 (2.78%) TOWER Software
9 23 (2.46%) IBM
10 17 (1.82%) Zend
11 16 (1.71%) Red Gate
12 15 (1.60%) DevExpress
12 15 (1.60%) Ab Initio
12 15 (1.60%) Remedy
13 14 (1.50%) VMware
13 14 (1.50%) Xamarin
14 13 (1.39%) Apple
15 11 (1.18%) Sun
16 10 (1.07%) Twitter
17 6 (0.64%) Adobe
Sittingbourne, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + training, life insurance, bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
White Clarke Group
Salary: £28 - £43k dependant on experience + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Waterlooville, Hampshire
ARM Technology
Salary: £21000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Experis Ltd
Salary: £37575 - £40850 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Gold Group
Salary: £42000 - £47000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £25000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Premier IT
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000-55-0000
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Clearview Traffic Group
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum +pension, 25 hol & relocation package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago