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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 133 118 131
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 450 479 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 2.06% 2.29% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.91% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 375 437 398
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
17440 16463 17394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 79.78% 78.61% 77.92%
Number of salaries quoted 13467 13483 14685
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
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 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
(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 +14 122 £51,000 +13.33% 10
Surrey -29 100 £45,000 -10.00% 8
Hampshire +1 65 £42,500 - 8
Kent -5 46 £35,000 -12.50% 6
East Sussex -5 40 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 32 £40,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire -17 29 £40,000 - 6
West Sussex -34 10 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Middlesex -3 7 £37,500 -31.81% 1
Sussex +3 1 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 575 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 487 (50.57%) JavaScript
3 476 (49.43%) HTML
4 451 (46.83%) CSS
5 443 (46.00%) C#
6 428 (44.44%) .NET
7 417 (43.30%) SQL
8 326 (33.85%) SQL Server
9 323 (33.54%) Degree
10 319 (33.13%) jQuery
11 290 (30.11%) Java
12 277 (28.76%) MVC
13 265 (27.52%) ASP.NET
14 253 (26.27%) TDD
15 245 (25.44%) Software Engineering
16 231 (23.99%) Microsoft
17 230 (23.88%) Web Services
18 229 (23.78%) Finance
19 213 (22.12%) OO
19 213 (22.12%) Git (software)
20 209 (21.70%) Scrum
21 203 (21.08%) Computer Science
22 190 (19.73%) XML
23 177 (18.38%) .NET Framework
24 168 (17.45%) Windows
25 165 (17.13%) Visual Studio
26 155 (16.10%) WCF
26 155 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
27 150 (15.58%) HTML5
28 142 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 80 (8.31%) IIS
2 79 (8.20%) Apache
3 62 (6.44%) Apache Solr
4 55 (5.71%) Tomcat
5 54 (5.61%) WebSphere
6 30 (3.12%) Confluence
7 28 (2.91%) WordPress
7 28 (2.91%) NServiceBus
8 27 (2.80%) WebSphere Application Server
9 26 (2.70%) Node.js
10 25 (2.60%) Apache Spark
11 20 (2.08%) SharePoint
12 10 (1.04%) Drupal
12 10 (1.04%) CMS
13 8 (0.83%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Process Server
14 7 (0.73%) WebSphere Portal
14 7 (0.73%) FileNet
15 6 (0.62%) WebLogic
16 4 (0.42%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 105 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 28 (2.91%) MS Office
3 7 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.62%) ArcView
Business Applications
1 13 (1.35%) Magento
2 5 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 4 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.42%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
4 3 (0.31%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.31%) HFM
5 2 (0.21%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.21%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.10%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.10%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.10%) Exstream
6 1 (0.10%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 35 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.04%) GitHub
4 8 (0.83%) SaaS
4 8 (0.83%) Google App Engine
5 6 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.21%) PaaS
6 2 (0.21%) Heroku
7 1 (0.10%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 45 (4.67%) HTTP
2 15 (1.56%) Internet
3 6 (0.62%) Intranet
4 3 (0.31%) SAN
4 3 (0.31%) Firewall
4 3 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.21%) DNS
5 2 (0.21%) ATM
5 2 (0.21%) WAN
5 2 (0.21%) DHCP
6 1 (0.10%) SMS
6 1 (0.10%) SSL
6 1 (0.10%) Wireless
6 1 (0.10%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 326 (33.85%) SQL Server
2 133 (13.81%) MySQL
3 78 (8.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 77 (8.00%) NoSQL
5 67 (6.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 57 (5.92%) RavenDB
7 51 (5.30%) Relational Database
8 48 (4.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 44 (4.57%) PostgreSQL
10 37 (3.84%) Big Data
11 35 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 29 (3.01%) HBase
12 29 (3.01%) Azure SQL Database
13 26 (2.70%) Hadoop
13 26 (2.70%) SQLite
14 24 (2.49%) SQL Server 2005
15 16 (1.66%) Data Warehouse
16 10 (1.04%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.83%) MongoDB
17 8 (0.83%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 213 (22.12%) Git (software)
2 165 (17.13%) Visual Studio
3 131 (13.60%) NUnit
4 125 (12.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 116 (12.05%) JUnit
6 102 (10.59%) Subversion
7 95 (9.87%) Selenium
8 88 (9.14%) Rhino Mocks
9 71 (7.37%) TeamCity
10 67 (6.96%) Jenkins
11 61 (6.33%) Mockito
12 57 (5.92%) ReSharper
13 55 (5.71%) Ant
14 49 (5.09%) NCrunch
15 46 (4.78%) Maven
16 44 (4.57%) Jasmine
17 41 (4.26%) JIRA
18 40 (4.15%) Eclipse
19 34 (3.53%) TestNG
20 29 (3.01%) Hudson
General
1 229 (23.78%) Finance
2 49 (5.09%) Telecoms
3 31 (3.22%) Retail
4 25 (2.60%) Back Office
5 23 (2.39%) Banking
6 17 (1.77%) Legal
6 17 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 15 (1.56%) Marketing
8 14 (1.45%) Advertising
9 7 (0.73%) Publishing
9 7 (0.73%) Automotive
10 5 (0.52%) Military
10 5 (0.52%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.52%) Billing
10 5 (0.52%) Electronics
10 5 (0.52%) Avionics
11 3 (0.31%) Retail Banking
11 3 (0.31%) Games
12 2 (0.21%) Front Office
12 2 (0.21%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 690 (71.65%) Developer
2 208 (21.60%) .NET Developer
3 156 (16.20%) C# Developer
4 136 (14.12%) Java Developer
5 133 (13.81%) Senior Developer
6 126 (13.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 123 (12.77%) Software Developer
8 105 (10.90%) Software Engineer
9 63 (6.54%) Team Leader
10 62 (6.44%) Web Developer
11 54 (5.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 52 (5.40%) C# Software Developer
13 51 (5.30%) PHP Developer
14 47 (4.88%) Analyst
14 47 (4.88%) ASP.NET Developer
15 43 (4.47%) Junior
16 42 (4.36%) Applications Developer
17 38 (3.95%) Senior Java Developer
18 35 (3.63%) Junior Developer
19 31 (3.22%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (49.43%) HTML
2 451 (46.83%) CSS
3 428 (44.44%) .NET
4 319 (33.13%) jQuery
5 265 (27.52%) ASP.NET
6 230 (23.88%) Web Services
7 190 (19.73%) XML
8 177 (18.38%) .NET Framework
9 155 (16.10%) WCF
10 150 (15.58%) HTML5
11 142 (14.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 108 (11.21%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 97 (10.07%) Ajax
14 95 (9.87%) CSS3
15 93 (9.66%) J2EE
16 87 (9.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 85 (8.83%) Spring
18 83 (8.62%) JSP
19 81 (8.41%) XSLT
20 80 (8.31%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 203 (21.08%) Computer Science
2 75 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
3 62 (6.44%) Mathematics
4 59 (6.13%) Social Media
5 53 (5.50%) Mobile App
6 47 (4.88%) User Experience
6 47 (4.88%) Algorithms
7 44 (4.57%) Client/Server
8 41 (4.26%) N-Tier
9 28 (2.91%) Inversion of Control
9 28 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
10 24 (2.49%) iPad
11 22 (2.28%) DataPower
12 21 (2.18%) Management Information System
13 19 (1.97%) Data Structures
14 18 (1.87%) Visualisation
15 16 (1.66%) Clustering
16 15 (1.56%) Robotics
17 13 (1.35%) Embedded Systems
18 12 (1.25%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 168 (17.45%) Windows
2 118 (12.25%) Linux
3 70 (7.27%) Apple iOS
4 66 (6.85%) Android
5 52 (5.40%) UNIX
6 48 (4.98%) Windows Phone
7 10 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
7 10 (1.04%) Windows CE
7 10 (1.04%) Mac OS X
8 5 (0.52%) VxWorks
9 3 (0.31%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.21%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.10%) zOS
11 1 (0.10%) AIX
11 1 (0.10%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 575 (59.71%) Agile Software Development
2 277 (28.76%) MVC
3 253 (26.27%) TDD
4 245 (25.44%) Software Engineering
5 213 (22.12%) OO
6 209 (21.70%) Scrum
7 155 (16.10%) Continuous Integration
8 112 (11.63%) Mentoring
9 92 (9.55%) Web Development
10 90 (9.35%) SOA
11 87 (9.03%) User Stories
12 86 (8.93%) Regression Testing
13 80 (8.31%) E-Commerce
14 78 (8.10%) Validation
14 78 (8.10%) Test Automation
15 74 (7.68%) BDD
16 73 (7.58%) Workflow
16 73 (7.58%) OOP
17 68 (7.06%) Automated Testing
18 64 (6.65%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 487 (50.57%) JavaScript
2 443 (46.00%) C#
3 417 (43.30%) SQL
4 290 (30.11%) Java
5 88 (9.14%) C++
5 88 (9.14%) PHP
6 87 (9.03%) VB.NET
7 86 (8.93%) T-SQL
8 34 (3.53%) VBScript
9 32 (3.32%) C
10 31 (3.22%) VB
11 26 (2.70%) PL/SQL
12 23 (2.39%) Python
12 23 (2.39%) Ruby
13 18 (1.87%) PHP5
14 13 (1.35%) Bash Shell
15 12 (1.25%) Lua
15 12 (1.25%) ABAP
16 10 (1.04%) ActionScript
16 10 (1.04%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 323 (33.54%) Degree
2 36 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.25%) MCP
4 12 (1.25%) MCAD
4 12 (1.25%) MCSD
5 11 (1.14%) ISTQB
6 10 (1.04%) SC Cleared
6 10 (1.04%) MCITP
7 9 (0.93%) Sun Certification
8 8 (0.83%) MCSE
8 8 (0.83%) MCDBA
9 7 (0.73%) ISEB
10 4 (0.42%) MCPD
10 4 (0.42%) PhD
11 3 (0.31%) MCSA
11 3 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.21%) CCNA
12 2 (0.21%) OCPJWCD
12 2 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (6.33%) QA
2 13 (1.35%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.21%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.21%) vCloud
3 2 (0.21%) Squid
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (6.85%) HP Quality Center
2 25 (2.60%) Hadoop YARN
3 2 (0.21%) Opsview
3 2 (0.21%) Nagios
4 1 (0.10%) SCCM
Vendors
1 231 (23.99%) Microsoft
2 58 (6.02%) Oracle
3 49 (5.09%) Google
4 42 (4.36%) SAP
5 41 (4.26%) JBoss
6 32 (3.32%) hybris
7 28 (2.91%) Red Gate
7 28 (2.91%) Xamarin
8 23 (2.39%) IBM
9 22 (2.28%) TOWER Software
10 21 (2.18%) Endeca
11 20 (2.08%) RedPrairie
11 20 (2.08%) HP
12 15 (1.56%) Ab Initio
13 12 (1.25%) Telerik
13 12 (1.25%) Remedy
13 12 (1.25%) Facebook
14 11 (1.14%) Sun
15 9 (0.93%) CA
16 8 (0.83%) Business Objects
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
TVT Search Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 65,000
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Discover Financial Services
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Excellent slary,Bonus and standard b
Posted: 2 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £3,500 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £60,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 Per Annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
TRG
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Intelligent Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum Superb base with guaranteed bonus an
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Jonathan Garth
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum Excellent plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £50,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago