The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
UK
Rank 113 118 143
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +25
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2205 2602 2378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 2.62% 2.65% 2.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 3.02% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1954 2226 1955
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
74214 86208 89937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 88.16% 87.69% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 61045 71683 74196
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Unit Testing
Salary Trend

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the UK

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 within the UK.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the UK

Unit Testing
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 2087 £47,500 -4.04% 296
London 0 826 £60,000 +9.09% 95
South East -5 440 £45,000 - 59
South West +48 168 £42,000 +12.00% 29
North West +30 168 £44,000 -2.22% 21
East of England -22 159 £46,924 -6.15% 25
Yorkshire -8 120 £40,000 +6.66% 24
West Midlands -13 106 £42,500 -8.10% 21
Surrey +23 101 £46,250 -11.90% 4
Hampshire -10 89 £47,500 +18.75% 15
City of London -34 88 £52,500 -12.50% 30
Manchester +9 82 £45,000 -10.00% 11
West Yorkshire +32 77 £40,000 - 13
Berkshire +30 77 £45,000 -5.26% 18
East Midlands -2 68 £38,750 +10.71% 15
Leeds +28 66 £41,250 +3.12% 9
Somerset +47 65 £38,500 +10.00% 7
Scotland +3 56 £45,000 - 7
West Sussex +19 51 £42,500 -10.52% 4
Hertfordshire -24 47 £40,000 -29.82% 7
Glasgow +25 45 £45,000 - 2
Bristol -10 44 £46,500 +3.33% 11
Essex +6 41 £48,750 -11.36% 6
Leatherhead +16 38 £42,500 -29.16%
Oxfordshire -10 38 £52,500 +5.52% 3
Buckinghamshire -19 36 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Lancashire +13 35 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Gloucestershire +13 34 £40,000 +4.57% 5
Cambridgeshire -44 33 £43,750 -2.77% 9
Bath +33 32 £39,250 +1.29% 3

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2641 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1976 (43.84%) C#
3 1970 (43.71%) JavaScript
4 1827 (40.54%) .NET
5 1735 (38.50%) HTML
6 1634 (36.25%) SQL
7 1608 (35.68%) TDD
8 1451 (32.19%) CSS
9 1322 (29.33%) MVC
10 1291 (28.64%) Java
11 1225 (27.18%) SQL Server
12 1190 (26.40%) Scrum
13 1009 (22.39%) ASP.NET
14 984 (21.83%) AngularJS
15 931 (20.66%) OO
16 913 (20.26%) Web Services
17 865 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
18 851 (18.88%) Git (software)
19 836 (18.55%) jQuery
20 806 (17.88%) Software Engineering
21 798 (17.71%) HTML5
22 778 (17.26%) Finance
23 742 (16.46%) Microsoft
24 675 (14.98%) REST
25 646 (14.33%) .NET Framework
26 628 (13.93%) Degree
27 588 (13.05%) ASP.NET MVC
28 570 (12.65%) XML
29 541 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
30 519 (11.52%) BDD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 214 (4.75%) IIS
2 158 (3.51%) Elasticsearch
3 135 (3.00%) Tomcat
4 118 (2.62%) Apache
5 103 (2.29%) CMS
6 69 (1.53%) WebSphere
7 68 (1.51%) NServiceBus
8 64 (1.42%) Confluence
9 62 (1.38%) JBoss
10 50 (1.11%) SharePoint
10 50 (1.11%) WebLogic
11 46 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 45 (1.00%) Apache Spark
13 41 (0.91%) Drupal
14 39 (0.87%) Umbraco
15 29 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
16 27 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 23 (0.51%) nginx
18 18 (0.40%) EPiServer CMS
19 17 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 312 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 54 (1.20%) Photoshop
3 32 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 30 (0.67%) MS Office
5 9 (0.20%) GIMP
5 9 (0.20%) Simulink
6 4 (0.089%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.044%) Doxygen
7 2 (0.044%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.044%) MS Visio
8 1 (0.022%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.022%) NUKE
8 1 (0.022%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 33 (0.73%) Magento
2 18 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
3 17 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
4 12 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 12 (0.27%) SAP BPC
5 11 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
6 10 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.22%) SAP QM
7 9 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.20%) SAP MM
7 9 (0.20%) SAP PP
7 9 (0.20%) SAP SD
8 6 (0.13%) Oracle Financials
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Cash Management
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
10 3 (0.067%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.067%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.067%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 367 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 248 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 88 (1.95%) SaaS
4 77 (1.71%) GitHub
5 30 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
6 28 (0.62%) Google Analytics
7 27 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
8 22 (0.49%) Trello
9 20 (0.44%) Office 365
10 19 (0.42%) Amazon S3
11 18 (0.40%) Slack
12 17 (0.38%) PaaS
13 13 (0.29%) Google Play
14 12 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
14 12 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
15 10 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
16 9 (0.20%) G Suite
17 8 (0.18%) AdWords
17 8 (0.18%) IaaS
18 7 (0.16%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 144 (3.20%) HTTP
2 79 (1.75%) TCP/IP
3 73 (1.62%) Internet
4 24 (0.53%) Intranet
5 22 (0.49%) LDAP
6 20 (0.44%) SSL
7 16 (0.36%) DNS
7 16 (0.36%) FTP
8 13 (0.29%) Firewall
9 12 (0.27%) SMPP
10 11 (0.24%) Wireshark
11 10 (0.22%) CTI
12 9 (0.20%) AMQP
12 9 (0.20%) Profibus
13 8 (0.18%) RFID
13 8 (0.18%) VLAN
14 7 (0.16%) Extranet
15 5 (0.11%) Bluetooth
15 5 (0.11%) Kerberos
15 5 (0.11%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1225 (27.18%) SQL Server
2 475 (10.54%) MySQL
3 358 (7.94%) NoSQL
4 353 (7.83%) Relational Database
5 308 (6.83%) MongoDB
6 189 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
7 168 (3.73%) Redis
8 167 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
9 155 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 144 (3.20%) SQL Server 2012
11 137 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
12 107 (2.37%) Big Data
13 104 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
14 94 (2.09%) Azure SQL Database
14 94 (2.09%) Hadoop
15 87 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 84 (1.86%) RDBMS
17 74 (1.64%) Oracle Database
18 62 (1.38%) Couchbase
19 56 (1.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 851 (18.88%) Git (software)
2 488 (10.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 469 (10.41%) Visual Studio
4 413 (9.16%) Jenkins
5 400 (8.88%) Subversion
6 377 (8.36%) JIRA
7 362 (8.03%) Selenium
8 293 (6.50%) JUnit
9 262 (5.81%) Maven
10 245 (5.44%) NUnit
11 236 (5.24%) TeamCity
12 161 (3.57%) Cucumber
13 156 (3.46%) gulp
14 153 (3.39%) Grunt
15 143 (3.17%) Jasmine
16 128 (2.84%) Mockito
17 127 (2.82%) SpecFlow
18 117 (2.60%) Mocha
19 116 (2.57%) Moq
20 107 (2.37%) WebDriver
General
1 778 (17.26%) Finance
2 263 (5.84%) Banking
3 176 (3.91%) Retail
4 137 (3.04%) Marketing
5 122 (2.71%) Publishing
6 119 (2.64%) Games
7 105 (2.33%) Telecoms
8 91 (2.02%) Investment Banking
9 87 (1.93%) Advertising
10 60 (1.33%) Front Office
11 57 (1.26%) Manufacturing
12 54 (1.20%) Automotive
13 38 (0.84%) Electronics
14 35 (0.78%) Legal
15 29 (0.64%) Back Office
16 28 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 24 (0.53%) Aerospace
18 16 (0.36%) Law
19 15 (0.33%) Military
20 13 (0.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 3480 (77.21%) Developer
2 982 (21.79%) .NET Developer
3 890 (19.75%) C# Developer
4 744 (16.51%) Senior Developer
5 619 (13.73%) C# .NET Developer
6 587 (13.02%) Java Developer
7 412 (9.14%) Software Developer
8 384 (8.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 344 (7.63%) Software Engineer
10 297 (6.59%) PHP Developer
11 289 (6.41%) SQL Developer
12 238 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 223 (4.95%) ASP.NET Developer
14 217 (4.81%) Lead Developer
15 216 (4.79%) Analyst
16 210 (4.66%) Senior .NET Developer
17 199 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
18 192 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 190 (4.22%) C# Software Developer
20 185 (4.10%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1827 (40.54%) .NET
2 1735 (38.50%) HTML
3 1451 (32.19%) CSS
4 1009 (22.39%) ASP.NET
5 984 (21.83%) AngularJS
6 913 (20.26%) Web Services
7 836 (18.55%) jQuery
8 798 (17.71%) HTML5
9 675 (14.98%) REST
10 646 (14.33%) .NET Framework
11 588 (13.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 570 (12.65%) XML
13 541 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 493 (10.94%) RESTful
15 490 (10.87%) WCF
16 429 (9.52%) Spring
17 407 (9.03%) CSS3
17 407 (9.03%) Entity Framework
18 377 (8.36%) JSON
19 337 (7.48%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 472 (10.47%) Computer Science
2 342 (7.59%) Analytical Skills
3 340 (7.54%) User Experience
4 314 (6.97%) Mobile App
5 178 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
6 114 (2.53%) Fintech
7 103 (2.29%) Mathematics
8 87 (1.93%) Blog
9 86 (1.91%) Inversion of Control
10 83 (1.84%) Management Information System
11 82 (1.82%) Client/Server
12 76 (1.69%) Algorithms
13 68 (1.51%) Visualisation
14 58 (1.29%) iPad
15 40 (0.89%) Animation
15 40 (0.89%) N-Tier
16 38 (0.84%) Physics
17 37 (0.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 36 (0.80%) Online Games
19 34 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 404 (8.96%) Linux
2 403 (8.94%) Windows
3 300 (6.66%) Apple iOS
4 217 (4.81%) Android
5 166 (3.68%) Unix
6 88 (1.95%) Windows Server
7 33 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (0.49%) Solaris
9 19 (0.42%) Ubuntu
10 17 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (0.29%) CentOS
13 9 (0.20%) VxWorks
14 7 (0.16%) Mac OS X
14 7 (0.16%) Windows 7
14 7 (0.16%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.11%) Debian
16 4 (0.089%) Windows Phone
17 3 (0.067%) FreeBSD
18 2 (0.044%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2641 (58.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1608 (35.68%) TDD
3 1322 (29.33%) MVC
4 1190 (26.40%) Scrum
5 931 (20.66%) OO
6 865 (19.19%) Continuous Integration
7 806 (17.88%) Software Engineering
8 519 (11.52%) BDD
9 490 (10.87%) OOP
10 481 (10.67%) SDLC
11 449 (9.96%) Web Development
12 400 (8.88%) SOA
13 327 (7.26%) Automated Testing
14 301 (6.68%) E-Commerce
15 299 (6.63%) Mentoring
16 267 (5.92%) DevOps
17 265 (5.88%) Front End Development
18 263 (5.84%) Multithreading
19 256 (5.68%) SOLID
20 237 (5.26%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 1976 (43.84%) C#
2 1970 (43.71%) JavaScript
3 1634 (36.25%) SQL
4 1291 (28.64%) Java
5 519 (11.52%) PHP
6 466 (10.34%) Python
7 437 (9.70%) T-SQL
8 360 (7.99%) C++
9 197 (4.37%) VB.NET
10 181 (4.02%) Objective-C
11 145 (3.22%) C
12 138 (3.06%) PL/SQL
13 135 (3.00%) Apple Swift
14 122 (2.71%) Ruby
15 120 (2.66%) TypeScript
16 119 (2.64%) PowerShell
17 113 (2.51%) Go
18 105 (2.33%) Scala
19 103 (2.29%) ES6
20 98 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 628 (13.93%) Degree
2 135 (3.00%) Security Cleared
3 98 (2.17%) SC Cleared
4 53 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 41 (0.91%) ISTQB
6 30 (0.67%) ISEB
7 21 (0.47%) MySQL Certification
7 21 (0.47%) PhD
8 20 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 13 (0.29%) CCNP
9 13 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
11 10 (0.22%) Siebel Certification
12 9 (0.20%) MCSD
13 7 (0.16%) HNC
13 7 (0.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
14 6 (0.13%) MCSE
15 5 (0.11%) HND
15 5 (0.11%) Sun Certification
16 4 (0.089%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 454 (10.07%) QA
2 40 (0.89%) SDET
3 22 (0.49%) ISO 9001
4 20 (0.44%) Data Quality
5 18 (0.40%) PCI DSS
6 16 (0.36%) SLA
7 8 (0.18%) HL7
7 8 (0.18%) IEC 61508
8 7 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.11%) DICOM
10 4 (0.089%) ISO 14001
11 3 (0.067%) COBIT
11 3 (0.067%) ISO 9000
11 3 (0.067%) WAI
12 2 (0.044%) Basel III
12 2 (0.044%) CRD IV
12 2 (0.044%) MISRA
12 2 (0.044%) MISRA C
12 2 (0.044%) WCAG
13 1 (0.022%) ISO13485
System Software
1 179 (3.97%) Docker
2 60 (1.33%) Varnish
3 23 (0.51%) Active Directory
4 15 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 15 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
5 10 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
5 10 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (0.20%) Firmware
7 7 (0.16%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (0.16%) VirtualBox
8 2 (0.044%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.044%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.044%) KVM
8 2 (0.044%) Xen
9 1 (0.022%) HDFS
9 1 (0.022%) LXC
9 1 (0.022%) NFS
9 1 (0.022%) RACF
9 1 (0.022%) Squid
9 1 (0.022%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 59 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
2 52 (1.15%) Puppet
3 32 (0.71%) Ansible
4 28 (0.62%) HP Quality Center
5 13 (0.29%) Kubernetes
6 9 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Management
6 9 (0.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 8 (0.18%) Terraform
8 7 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 7 (0.16%) Packer
9 6 (0.13%) Mesos
9 6 (0.13%) Tivoli
9 6 (0.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 5 (0.11%) Control-M
10 5 (0.11%) Marathon
11 4 (0.089%) Icinga
11 4 (0.089%) Kibana
12 3 (0.067%) Apache Shiro
12 3 (0.067%) SELinux
12 3 (0.067%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 742 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 440 (9.76%) Oracle
3 157 (3.48%) Google
4 109 (2.42%) Zend
5 101 (2.24%) IBM
6 98 (2.17%) Xamarin
7 63 (1.40%) Apple
8 61 (1.35%) Adobe
9 54 (1.20%) Atlassian
9 54 (1.20%) SAP
10 39 (0.87%) Twitter
11 37 (0.82%) Facebook
12 32 (0.71%) Coverity
13 31 (0.69%) EPiServer
14 26 (0.58%) HP
15 24 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
16 23 (0.51%) Cognizant
17 22 (0.49%) Infragistics
17 22 (0.49%) RedGate
17 22 (0.49%) VMware
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Ben's
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Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 45k + Pension, 25 days, training and more!
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45 - £70 per annum + Good Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £65000 per annum
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Derby, Derbyshire
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Kent
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Salary: £30000 - £600000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
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Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + bonus, pension
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Essex
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Bonus
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