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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 18 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 60 160 140
Rank change year-on-year +100 -20 -19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 360 90 84
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.63% 1.61% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 1.69% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 195 73 70
10th Percentile £58,000 £53,750 £45,000
25th Percentile £68,125 £57,500 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £90,000 £75,000 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% +22.45% -9.26%
75th Percentile £108,750 £87,500 £84,375
90th Percentile £138,000 £97,500 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £90,000 £72,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +24.14% +20.83% -7.69%

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,409 5,338 4,474
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 95.21% 95.25% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 5,583 4,782 3,915
10th Percentile £45,610 £42,500 £42,500
25th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £85,000
90th Percentile £110,000 £106,250 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in the City of London

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unit Testing in the City of London.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in the City of London

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in the City of London

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
London Bridge - 2 £67,500 -
Unit Testing
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 August 2022, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 243 (67.50%) Agile
2 237 (65.83%) Git (software)
3 233 (64.72%) SQL
4 209 (58.06%) JavaScript
5 201 (55.83%) Azure
6 193 (53.61%) React
7 180 (50.00%) .NET
8 176 (48.89%) Social Skills
9 172 (47.78%) C#
10 170 (47.22%) DevOps
11 159 (44.17%) Microsoft
12 149 (41.39%) HTML
12 149 (41.39%) User Stories
13 144 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
14 143 (39.72%) SQL Server
15 131 (36.39%) MVC
16 130 (36.11%) .NET Framework
17 129 (35.83%) Entity Framework
18 127 (35.28%) CSS
19 122 (33.89%) Serverless
20 121 (33.61%) .NET Core
21 120 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
22 114 (31.67%) Terraform
23 106 (29.44%) jQuery
24 105 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 104 (28.89%) Android
26 102 (28.33%) Apple iOS
26 102 (28.33%) Azure Service Bus
27 101 (28.06%) Process Improvement
27 101 (28.06%) Dependency Injection

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 21 (5.83%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (3.61%) IIS
2 13 (3.61%) Tomcat
3 8 (2.22%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.39%) JBoss
4 5 (1.39%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (1.11%) Apache
5 4 (1.11%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (1.11%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.83%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.28%) CMS
7 1 (0.28%) Confluence
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 201 (55.83%) Azure
2 144 (40.00%) Azure DevOps
3 122 (33.89%) Serverless
4 102 (28.33%) Azure Service Bus
5 100 (27.78%) Azure Functions
6 61 (16.94%) AWS
7 20 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
8 16 (4.44%) Power Platform
9 11 (3.06%) GitHub
10 10 (2.78%) PowerApps
11 9 (2.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 9 (2.50%) Salesforce Service Cloud
12 7 (1.94%) AWS Fargate
12 7 (1.94%) GCP
13 4 (1.11%) AWS Step Functions
13 4 (1.11%) Azure Data Factory
13 4 (1.11%) Cloud Composer
13 4 (1.11%) Snowflake
14 3 (0.83%) Azure Synapse Analytics
14 3 (0.83%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.56%) Internet
2 10 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.28%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 143 (39.72%) SQL Server
2 39 (10.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (6.11%) Relational Database
4 20 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
5 19 (5.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 16 (4.44%) MySQL
6 16 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 15 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (4.17%) Hadoop
7 15 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (3.33%) Power BI
9 9 (2.50%) MongoDB
10 7 (1.94%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (1.94%) NoSQL
11 6 (1.67%) Data Lake
11 6 (1.67%) Power Query
11 6 (1.67%) Tableau
12 5 (1.39%) OLTP
13 4 (1.11%) Apache Hive
13 4 (1.11%) Data Vault
Development Applications
1 237 (65.83%) Git (software)
2 120 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (9.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 33 (9.17%) JIRA
5 30 (8.33%) JUnit
6 20 (5.56%) Maven
7 17 (4.72%) Jenkins
7 17 (4.72%) Plastic SCM
8 15 (4.17%) Subversion
9 11 (3.06%) Selenium
10 10 (2.78%) WebDriver
11 9 (2.50%) Bitbucket
11 9 (2.50%) JMeter
12 4 (1.11%) ER Studio
12 4 (1.11%) ERwin
12 4 (1.11%) PowerDesigner
13 3 (0.83%) Cypress.io
14 2 (0.56%) Gradle
14 2 (0.56%) Jasmine
14 2 (0.56%) Vagrant
General
1 176 (48.89%) Social Skills
2 81 (22.50%) Finance
3 66 (18.33%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 42 (11.67%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (7.78%) Presentation Skills
6 20 (5.56%) Front Office
7 15 (4.17%) Aerospace
7 15 (4.17%) Retail
8 14 (3.89%) Public Sector
9 13 (3.61%) Banking
10 12 (3.33%) Advertising
11 9 (2.50%) Publishing
12 7 (1.94%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (0.83%) Marketing
14 2 (0.56%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.28%) Law
15 1 (0.28%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 245 (68.06%) Developer
2 67 (18.61%) Senior Developer
3 58 (16.11%) Software Developer
4 51 (14.17%) Java Developer
5 47 (13.06%) .NET Developer
6 25 (6.94%) Senior Java Developer
7 22 (6.11%) Analyst
7 22 (6.11%) Software Engineer
8 21 (5.83%) Senior .NET Developer
9 19 (5.28%) SQL Analyst
10 17 (4.72%) GUI Developer
10 17 (4.72%) Technical Leader
11 15 (4.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 15 (4.17%) C# Developer
11 15 (4.17%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (4.17%) SQL Developer
12 13 (3.61%) Analyst Developer
12 13 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
13 10 (2.78%) Business Intelligence Analyst
13 10 (2.78%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (53.61%) React
2 180 (50.00%) .NET
3 149 (41.39%) HTML
4 130 (36.11%) .NET Framework
5 129 (35.83%) Entity Framework
6 127 (35.28%) CSS
7 121 (33.61%) .NET Core
8 106 (29.44%) jQuery
9 105 (29.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 62 (17.22%) REST
11 45 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 42 (11.67%) HTML5
13 38 (10.56%) Node.js
14 31 (8.61%) JSON
15 28 (7.78%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (7.50%) Dapper ORM
17 25 (6.94%) Kafka
18 24 (6.67%) Spring
19 23 (6.39%) Web Services
20 22 (6.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 41 (11.39%) Greenfield Project
2 25 (6.94%) Algorithms
3 24 (6.67%) Cyber Defence
3 24 (6.67%) Cyberattack
4 20 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (3.61%) SWIFT
6 10 (2.78%) Legacy Applications
7 9 (2.50%) Reinsurance
7 9 (2.50%) User Experience
8 5 (1.39%) Derivative
9 4 (1.11%) W3C
10 2 (0.56%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.28%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.28%) CSOC
11 1 (0.28%) Data Centre
11 1 (0.28%) IoT
11 1 (0.28%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.28%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.28%) Security Operations Centre
11 1 (0.28%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 104 (28.89%) Android
2 102 (28.33%) Apple iOS
3 31 (8.61%) Windows
4 4 (1.11%) Linux
5 1 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 243 (67.50%) Agile
2 170 (47.22%) DevOps
3 149 (41.39%) User Stories
4 131 (36.39%) MVC
5 101 (28.06%) Dependency Injection
5 101 (28.06%) Process Improvement
6 100 (27.78%) Product Roadmap
7 88 (24.44%) CI/CD
8 76 (21.11%) Scrum
9 75 (20.83%) TDD
10 72 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 71 (19.72%) Microservices
12 42 (11.67%) Test Automation
13 39 (10.83%) Integration Testing
14 37 (10.28%) Multithreaded Programming
14 37 (10.28%) Multithreading
15 36 (10.00%) Low Latency
15 36 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (9.72%) OO
16 35 (9.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 233 (64.72%) SQL
2 209 (58.06%) JavaScript
3 172 (47.78%) C#
4 98 (27.22%) Java
5 77 (21.39%) TypeScript
6 55 (15.28%) T-SQL
7 28 (7.78%) Python
8 18 (5.00%) C++
9 9 (2.50%) Apex Code
10 7 (1.94%) PHP
11 6 (1.67%) ANSI SQL
11 6 (1.67%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.67%) XMLA
12 3 (0.83%) Kotlin
12 3 (0.83%) Scala
13 1 (0.28%) ES6
13 1 (0.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (3.06%) Degree
2 5 (1.39%) Master's Degree
3 3 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (6.39%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.28%) Solvency II
System Software
1 46 (12.78%) Docker
2 4 (1.11%) Apache Flume
3 2 (0.56%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 114 (31.67%) Terraform
2 20 (5.56%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.56%) Ansible
3 2 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.28%) Grafana
4 1 (0.28%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 159 (44.17%) Microsoft
2 100 (27.78%) Xamarin
3 10 (2.78%) DocuSign
4 9 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (1.94%) Oracle
6 4 (1.11%) Databricks
6 4 (1.11%) Google
6 4 (1.11%) IBM
7 2 (0.56%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.56%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.56%) Informatica
7 2 (0.56%) Talend
8 1 (0.28%) Adobe
8 1 (0.28%) Apple
8 1 (0.28%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.28%) Splunk
8 1 (0.28%) Spotify