Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 98 95
Rank change year-on-year +38 -3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 233 158 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.44% 2.69% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 3.00% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 197 145 182
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £50,000 £49,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +11.11%

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 East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,735 5,261 5,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 90.31% 89.58% 89.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,979 4,225 4,464
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +4.38% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.15%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in the East Midlands

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire +37 100 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Leicestershire +28 69 £42,500 +13.33% 12
Derbyshire -7 26 £40,000 +6.67% 5
Northamptonshire -14 20 £42,000 +12.00% 9
Lincolnshire +7 14 £50,000 +53.85% 1
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 126 (54.08%) JavaScript
2 125 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (50.21%) HTML
4 115 (49.36%) C#
4 115 (49.36%) CSS
5 104 (44.64%) .NET
6 97 (41.63%) MVC
7 78 (33.48%) jQuery
8 76 (32.62%) SQL Server
9 74 (31.76%) ASP.NET
9 74 (31.76%) Integration Testing
9 74 (31.76%) QA
10 71 (30.47%) .NET Framework
10 71 (30.47%) Java
11 68 (29.18%) SQL
12 60 (25.75%) Entity Framework
13 59 (25.32%) User Stories
13 59 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
13 59 (25.32%) RESTful
14 58 (24.89%) Software Engineering
15 53 (22.75%) Web Services
16 51 (21.89%) Project Planning
17 47 (20.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 46 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
18 46 (19.74%) Workflow
19 43 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
20 39 (16.74%) TDD
21 38 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
21 38 (16.31%) .NET Core
22 36 (15.45%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (6.87%) Confluence
2 10 (4.29%) Apache Spark
3 8 (3.43%) JBoss
3 8 (3.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (3.43%) WebLogic
4 2 (0.86%) Apache
4 2 (0.86%) Drupal
4 2 (0.86%) IIS
4 2 (0.86%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (0.86%) WordPress
5 1 (0.43%) Community Server
Applications
1 1 (0.43%) Fireworks
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.15%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (2.15%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.86%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 59 (25.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.72%) SaaS
4 3 (1.29%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.29%) Firebase
5 1 (0.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.86%) Internet
1 2 (0.86%) SMS
2 1 (0.43%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (32.62%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (6.01%) Power BI
4 10 (4.29%) Big Data
4 10 (4.29%) Hadoop
4 10 (4.29%) HBase
5 7 (3.00%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (2.15%) SQLite
8 4 (1.72%) MySQL
8 4 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.29%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.86%) Data Mining
10 2 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.86%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 34 (14.59%) JIRA
2 33 (14.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (11.59%) Git (software)
4 26 (11.16%) Moq
5 19 (8.15%) Visual Studio
6 17 (7.30%) Subversion
6 17 (7.30%) TeamCity
7 15 (6.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 15 (6.44%) Bitbucket
8 14 (6.01%) Octopus Deploy
8 14 (6.01%) Selenium
9 13 (5.58%) Maven
10 10 (4.29%) Cucumber
11 9 (3.86%) Grunt
11 9 (3.86%) JUnit
11 9 (3.86%) webpack
12 8 (3.43%) gulp
13 6 (2.58%) Jenkins
13 6 (2.58%) JMeter
13 6 (2.58%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (10.73%) Finance
2 11 (4.72%) Manufacturing
2 11 (4.72%) Retail
3 6 (2.58%) Automotive
4 5 (2.15%) Banking
5 4 (1.72%) Games
5 4 (1.72%) Marketing
5 4 (1.72%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 169 (72.53%) Developer
2 48 (20.60%) .NET Developer
3 39 (16.74%) Senior Developer
4 34 (14.59%) Lead Developer
5 29 (12.45%) Software Engineer
6 28 (12.02%) C# Developer
6 28 (12.02%) Senior .NET Developer
7 24 (10.30%) Java Developer
7 24 (10.30%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (9.44%) UI Developer
9 19 (8.15%) Java Engineer
9 19 (8.15%) Java Software Engineer
10 15 (6.44%) Software Developer
11 10 (4.29%) Big Data Developer
11 10 (4.29%) Lead Software Engineer
12 9 (3.86%) PHP Developer
12 9 (3.86%) Web UI Developer
13 8 (3.43%) Architect
13 8 (3.43%) Hadoop Developer
13 8 (3.43%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (50.21%) HTML
2 115 (49.36%) CSS
3 104 (44.64%) .NET
4 78 (33.48%) jQuery
5 74 (31.76%) ASP.NET
6 71 (30.47%) .NET Framework
7 60 (25.75%) Entity Framework
8 59 (25.32%) RESTful
9 53 (22.75%) Web Services
10 47 (20.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 46 (19.74%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (16.31%) .NET Core
12 38 (16.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (14.16%) AngularJS
14 29 (12.45%) HTML5
15 26 (11.16%) Ajax
16 19 (8.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 19 (8.15%) WCF
17 17 (7.30%) REST
18 15 (6.44%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 23 (9.87%) Mobile App
2 18 (7.73%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (6.01%) Computer Science
4 13 (5.58%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (3.86%) User Experience
6 4 (1.72%) Fintech
6 4 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.29%) NHS
8 2 (0.86%) New Media
9 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.43%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) GPGPU
9 1 (0.43%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 25 (10.73%) Linux
2 6 (2.58%) Unix
3 3 (1.29%) Android
4 2 (0.86%) Windows
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.43%) CentOS
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (53.65%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (41.63%) MVC
3 74 (31.76%) Integration Testing
4 59 (25.32%) User Stories
5 58 (24.89%) Software Engineering
6 51 (21.89%) Project Planning
7 46 (19.74%) Workflow
8 43 (18.45%) Continuous Integration
9 39 (16.74%) TDD
10 36 (15.45%) Scrum
11 34 (14.59%) Test Automation
12 30 (12.88%) BDD
13 28 (12.02%) Dependency Injection
13 28 (12.02%) Mentoring
13 28 (12.02%) SDLC
14 25 (10.73%) E-Commerce
15 24 (10.30%) Business Intelligence
15 24 (10.30%) OO
16 23 (9.87%) Multithreading
16 23 (9.87%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 126 (54.08%) JavaScript
2 115 (49.36%) C#
3 71 (30.47%) Java
4 68 (29.18%) SQL
5 27 (11.59%) T-SQL
6 16 (6.87%) C++
7 15 (6.44%) PL/SQL
8 12 (5.15%) Scala
8 12 (5.15%) TypeScript
9 11 (4.72%) PHP
9 11 (4.72%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.72%) C
10 4 (1.72%) Ruby
11 3 (1.29%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.29%) X++
12 2 (0.86%) Groovy
12 2 (0.86%) Jython
12 2 (0.86%) Python
12 2 (0.86%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 33 (14.16%) Degree
2 8 (3.43%) Sun Certification
3 6 (2.58%) ISEB
3 6 (2.58%) ISTQB
4 5 (2.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.43%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (31.76%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) PMO
System Software
1 26 (11.16%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 10 (4.29%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 36 (15.45%) Microsoft
2 33 (14.16%) Oracle
3 21 (9.01%) Google
4 5 (2.15%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.15%) Twitter
5 4 (1.72%) Misys
6 3 (1.29%) Zend
7 2 (0.86%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.86%) TOWER Software
8 1 (0.43%) Capita
8 1 (0.43%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.43%) Pega
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.43%) Telerik
8 1 (0.43%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.43%) Xamarin