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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 116 117 157
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +40
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 519 576 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.69% 2.68% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 3.17% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 475 473 363
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
16510 18147 19830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 85.47% 84.50% 83.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13883 14344 15744
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Hampshire +45 121 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Surrey -9 107 £50,000 -4.76% 12
Berkshire -30 70 £55,000 +4.76% 7
West Sussex -10 68 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Kent -16 41 £40,000 +6.66% 3
East Sussex +19 40 £50,000 -9.09% 8
Oxfordshire -37 36 £51,250 +20.58% 3
Buckinghamshire +19 34 £45,000 - 3
Middlesex +12 1 £55,000 -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 735 (62.87%) Agile Software Development
2 608 (52.01%) JavaScript
3 604 (51.67%) SQL
4 597 (51.07%) C#
5 503 (43.03%) HTML
6 441 (37.72%) .NET
7 430 (36.78%) CSS
8 420 (35.93%) SQL Server
9 372 (31.82%) Java
10 366 (31.31%) TDD
11 337 (28.83%) MVC
12 319 (27.29%) jQuery
13 314 (26.86%) Degree
14 304 (26.01%) Web Services
15 279 (23.87%) OO
16 270 (23.10%) ASP.NET
17 263 (22.50%) Scrum
18 250 (21.39%) Software Engineering
19 248 (21.21%) HTML5
20 241 (20.62%) Finance
21 219 (18.73%) Microsoft
22 215 (18.39%) Oracle
23 214 (18.31%) QA
24 213 (18.22%) NUnit
25 212 (18.14%) Computer Science
26 204 (17.45%) Ajax
27 193 (16.51%) Git (software)
28 192 (16.42%) Spring
29 188 (16.08%) CSS3
30 177 (15.14%) Team Foundation Server

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 92 (7.87%) WebSphere
2 81 (6.93%) Apache
3 75 (6.42%) CMS
4 72 (6.16%) WebSphere Application Server
5 61 (5.22%) JBoss
6 53 (4.53%) Node.js
7 46 (3.93%) IIS
8 31 (2.65%) Tomcat
8 31 (2.65%) Umbraco
9 15 (1.28%) WordPress
10 14 (1.20%) CICS
11 12 (1.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 12 (1.03%) SharePoint
12 11 (0.94%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (0.86%) Apache Spark
14 8 (0.68%) Cloud Foundry
15 7 (0.60%) WebLogic
16 6 (0.51%) Apache Solr
17 4 (0.34%) Jetty
17 4 (0.34%) nginx
Applications
1 54 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 8 (0.68%) MS Office
3 5 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.086%) LaTeX
5 1 (0.086%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 23 (1.97%) Magento
2 15 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 14 (1.20%) Oracle Financials
4 13 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (0.34%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.17%) VisionPLUS
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle AGIS
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle iProcurement
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 1 (0.086%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 89 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (2.91%) SaaS
3 31 (2.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (1.45%) GitHub
5 8 (0.68%) PaaS
6 7 (0.60%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.086%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 28 (2.40%) Internet
2 21 (1.80%) HTTP
3 16 (1.37%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.68%) ATM
4 8 (0.68%) DNS
4 8 (0.68%) SSL
5 7 (0.60%) CTI
6 4 (0.34%) AMQP
7 2 (0.17%) CDMA
7 2 (0.17%) GSM
7 2 (0.17%) LTE
7 2 (0.17%) UMTS
8 1 (0.086%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.086%) Firewall
8 1 (0.086%) Intranet
8 1 (0.086%) LAN
8 1 (0.086%) Modbus
8 1 (0.086%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 420 (35.93%) SQL Server
2 78 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 77 (6.59%) MongoDB
4 74 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 69 (5.90%) MySQL
6 55 (4.70%) Big Data
7 41 (3.51%) Oracle Database
8 32 (2.74%) RDBMS
9 30 (2.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 28 (2.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 22 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
11 22 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
12 21 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
13 19 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (1.54%) DB2
14 18 (1.54%) Hadoop
14 18 (1.54%) HBase
15 17 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
15 17 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (1.37%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 213 (18.22%) NUnit
2 193 (16.51%) Git (software)
3 177 (15.14%) Subversion
3 177 (15.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 177 (15.14%) Visual Studio
4 115 (9.84%) JUnit
5 106 (9.07%) Jenkins
6 103 (8.81%) Eclipse
7 94 (8.04%) Selenium
8 90 (7.70%) Rhino Mocks
9 87 (7.44%) MSTest
9 87 (7.44%) WebDriver
10 70 (5.99%) Maven
11 65 (5.56%) SoapUI
12 60 (5.13%) TeamCity
13 55 (4.70%) PHPUnit
14 53 (4.53%) JIRA
14 53 (4.53%) TestNG
15 49 (4.19%) JMeter
16 43 (3.68%) Ant
General
1 241 (20.62%) Finance
2 47 (4.02%) Banking
3 34 (2.91%) Manufacturing
4 29 (2.48%) Publishing
5 20 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 16 (1.37%) Electronics
7 14 (1.20%) Retail
8 10 (0.86%) Local Government
8 10 (0.86%) Marketing
9 9 (0.77%) Front Office
10 6 (0.51%) Automotive
10 6 (0.51%) Legal
11 4 (0.34%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.34%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (0.17%) French Language
12 2 (0.17%) Games
12 2 (0.17%) German Language
12 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 854 (73.05%) Developer
2 323 (27.63%) C# Developer
3 271 (23.18%) .NET Developer
4 233 (19.93%) Senior Developer
5 204 (17.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 194 (16.60%) Java Developer
7 127 (10.86%) Software Developer
8 125 (10.69%) ASP.NET Developer
9 111 (9.50%) Software Engineer
10 110 (9.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 108 (9.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 106 (9.07%) SQL Developer
13 94 (8.04%) Senior C# Developer
14 90 (7.70%) Senior .NET Developer
15 80 (6.84%) C# Software Developer
16 77 (6.59%) JavaScript Developer
17 62 (5.30%) PHP Developer
18 61 (5.22%) .NET Software Developer
19 57 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
20 53 (4.53%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 503 (43.03%) HTML
2 441 (37.72%) .NET
3 430 (36.78%) CSS
4 319 (27.29%) jQuery
5 304 (26.01%) Web Services
6 270 (23.10%) ASP.NET
7 248 (21.21%) HTML5
8 204 (17.45%) Ajax
9 192 (16.42%) Spring
10 188 (16.08%) CSS3
11 177 (15.14%) .NET Framework
12 173 (14.80%) ASP.NET MVC
12 173 (14.80%) XML
13 151 (12.92%) AngularJS
14 132 (11.29%) Hibernate
15 131 (11.21%) Entity Framework
16 121 (10.35%) JSON
17 120 (10.27%) JSP
18 117 (10.01%) REST
19 115 (9.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 212 (18.14%) Computer Science
2 96 (8.21%) Analytical Skills
3 87 (7.44%) Mathematics
4 70 (5.99%) User Experience
5 66 (5.65%) Enterprise Software
6 61 (5.22%) Client/Server
6 61 (5.22%) N-Tier
7 41 (3.51%) Mobile App
8 34 (2.91%) Social Media
9 29 (2.48%) Reinsurance
10 28 (2.40%) Embedded Systems
11 27 (2.31%) Inversion of Control
12 22 (1.88%) Mainframe
13 21 (1.80%) Algorithms
14 14 (1.20%) VSAM
15 11 (0.94%) Semantic Web
16 8 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
16 8 (0.68%) Statistics
17 7 (0.60%) iPad
18 6 (0.51%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 175 (14.97%) Linux
2 164 (14.03%) Windows
3 82 (7.01%) Unix
4 53 (4.53%) Android
5 45 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 24 (2.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (1.71%) Solaris
8 13 (1.11%) CentOS
8 13 (1.11%) Embedded Linux
8 13 (1.11%) VxWorks
9 7 (0.60%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.34%) Windows Server
11 3 (0.26%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.086%) MVS
13 1 (0.086%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 735 (62.87%) Agile Software Development
2 366 (31.31%) TDD
3 337 (28.83%) MVC
4 279 (23.87%) OO
5 263 (22.50%) Scrum
6 250 (21.39%) Software Engineering
7 174 (14.88%) Continuous Integration
8 154 (13.17%) SDLC
9 132 (11.29%) Web Development
10 119 (10.18%) BDD
11 114 (9.75%) User Stories
12 101 (8.64%) Integration Testing
13 90 (7.70%) OOP
14 77 (6.59%) Performance Testing
15 76 (6.50%) Automated Testing
15 76 (6.50%) Regression Testing
16 75 (6.42%) Test Automation
17 74 (6.33%) Continuous Delivery
18 71 (6.07%) MVVM
18 71 (6.07%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 608 (52.01%) JavaScript
2 604 (51.67%) SQL
3 597 (51.07%) C#
4 372 (31.82%) Java
5 145 (12.40%) C++
6 104 (8.90%) PHP
7 95 (8.13%) Python
8 81 (6.93%) T-SQL
9 68 (5.82%) PL/SQL
10 67 (5.73%) C
11 46 (3.93%) Bash Shell
12 45 (3.85%) Ruby
13 42 (3.59%) VB.NET
14 35 (2.99%) Scala
15 32 (2.74%) Shell Script
16 25 (2.14%) Lua
16 25 (2.14%) VB
17 22 (1.88%) COBOL
17 22 (1.88%) Objective-C
18 17 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 314 (26.86%) Degree
2 39 (3.34%) ISTQB
3 28 (2.40%) ISEB
4 23 (1.97%) Security Cleared
5 10 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (0.86%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.60%) MCSD
7 6 (0.51%) MCITP
7 6 (0.51%) MCSA
7 6 (0.51%) MCSE
7 6 (0.51%) SC Cleared
8 5 (0.43%) CCNP
8 5 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (0.43%) DV Cleared
9 4 (0.34%) PhD
10 2 (0.17%) Oracle Certification
11 1 (0.086%) MCAD
11 1 (0.086%) MCP
11 1 (0.086%) OCA
11 1 (0.086%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 214 (18.31%) QA
2 19 (1.63%) SLA
3 7 (0.60%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.34%) GAMP
5 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.17%) MISRA
6 2 (0.17%) PA-DSS
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.086%) COBIT
7 1 (0.086%) IEC 61508
7 1 (0.086%) ISO26262
7 1 (0.086%) MISRA C
7 1 (0.086%) SDET
7 1 (0.086%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (0.86%) HDFS
2 8 (0.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.086%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 48 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (0.68%) Ansible
2 8 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 8 (0.68%) Puppet
3 7 (0.60%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 3 (0.26%) CA Service Virtualization
5 1 (0.086%) SELinux
5 1 (0.086%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.086%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 219 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 215 (18.39%) Oracle
3 39 (3.34%) Zend
4 37 (3.17%) HP
5 34 (2.91%) TOWER Software
6 32 (2.74%) IBM
7 17 (1.45%) Adobe
7 17 (1.45%) Atlassian
8 16 (1.37%) SAP
9 14 (1.20%) Twitter
10 13 (1.11%) Red Hat
11 12 (1.03%) Google
12 11 (0.94%) BT
13 10 (0.86%) Northgate
13 10 (0.86%) Sun
14 9 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
15 8 (0.68%) Hortonworks
15 8 (0.68%) Rally
16 7 (0.60%) FatWire
16 7 (0.60%) Sophos
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £52K Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Discover Financial Services
Salary: Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £40k - 55k per year
Posted: 23 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Stratospherec
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Excellent Benefits & Bonus package
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Yoh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + excellent benefits (pension, bonus + private
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus and Great Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, RG1
360 Resourcing
Salary: £40,000 - £42,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £45,000 to £55,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Aylesbury
Pro-Quest
Salary: 40000-60000 Per Annum 40-55K + Bonus + 8% Pension + Private Health Care+
Posted: 10 days ago
Brighton, United Kingdom
Intel Security
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Surrey
TDA Group
Posted: 14 days ago
Berkshire
Sage UK Limited
Posted: 15 days ago
Abingdon, UK
Sophos
Salary: Highly Competitive + bonus & benefits
Posted: 15 days ago