Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 91 104
Rank change year-on-year +30 +13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 229 177 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.41% 2.90% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 3.26% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 191 164 192
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,750 £26,825
90th Percentile £68,750 £50,000 £53,625
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 4,597 5,426 6,195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 88.63% 88.98% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3,834 4,348 4,892
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +62 137 £50,000 +17.65% 19
Leicestershire +9 49 £40,000 - 9
Derbyshire -17 18 £40,000 +14.29% 5
Northamptonshire -10 12 £42,500 +37.10% 8
Lincolnshire 0 10 £50,000 +17.65% 2
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 140 (61.14%) JavaScript
2 115 (50.22%) Integration Testing
3 107 (46.72%) QA
3 107 (46.72%) HTML
4 104 (45.41%) CSS
5 101 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
6 100 (43.67%) Project Planning
7 96 (41.92%) Software Engineering
8 95 (41.48%) User Stories
9 86 (37.55%) C#
10 82 (35.81%) Java
11 75 (32.75%) Workflow
12 72 (31.44%) jQuery
13 66 (28.82%) .NET
14 62 (27.07%) RESTful
15 56 (24.45%) SQL
15 56 (24.45%) MVC
16 55 (24.02%) SQL Server
17 50 (21.83%) ASP.NET
18 47 (20.52%) Oracle
18 47 (20.52%) TDD
18 47 (20.52%) Degree
19 46 (20.09%) OO
20 45 (19.65%) OOP
20 45 (19.65%) Mentoring
21 43 (18.78%) SDLC
22 41 (17.90%) .NET Framework
23 38 (16.59%) BDD
23 38 (16.59%) Subversion
24 36 (15.72%) Finance

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 10 (4.37%) Apache Spark
2 4 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.87%) CMS
3 2 (0.87%) Confluence
3 2 (0.87%) IBM Domino
3 2 (0.87%) JBoss
3 2 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.87%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.44%) Apache
4 1 (0.44%) CICS
4 1 (0.44%) Drupal
4 1 (0.44%) IIS
4 1 (0.44%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.31%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.87%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.62%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
3 4 (1.75%) SaaS
4 2 (0.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.06%) Internet
2 1 (0.44%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (24.02%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.24%) MySQL
3 10 (4.37%) Big Data
3 10 (4.37%) Hadoop
3 10 (4.37%) HBase
4 9 (3.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (3.49%) Oracle Database
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (2.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.31%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.31%) SQLite
8 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.87%) Endeca
8 2 (0.87%) OLAP
8 2 (0.87%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.87%) Power BI
8 2 (0.87%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (16.59%) Subversion
2 34 (14.85%) Git (software)
3 22 (9.61%) Visual Studio
4 21 (9.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (6.11%) Moq
6 10 (4.37%) Selenium
7 9 (3.93%) Grunt
7 9 (3.93%) gulp
7 9 (3.93%) JIRA
7 9 (3.93%) webpack
8 8 (3.49%) PHPUnit
9 6 (2.62%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.62%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.62%) WebDriver
10 5 (2.18%) JMeter
10 5 (2.18%) Maven
10 5 (2.18%) SoapUI
11 4 (1.75%) Redmine
12 3 (1.31%) Mocha
12 3 (1.31%) Protractor
General
1 36 (15.72%) Finance
2 11 (4.80%) Retail
3 7 (3.06%) Legal
3 7 (3.06%) Marketing
4 4 (1.75%) Financial Institution
5 3 (1.31%) Banking
5 3 (1.31%) Games
6 2 (0.87%) Advertising
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 178 (77.73%) Developer
2 44 (19.21%) Senior Developer
3 43 (18.78%) Lead Developer
4 40 (17.47%) .NET Developer
5 39 (17.03%) C# Developer
5 39 (17.03%) UI Developer
6 35 (15.28%) JavaScript Developer
6 35 (15.28%) Software Engineer
7 31 (13.54%) Java Developer
8 28 (12.23%) Java Engineer
9 27 (11.79%) Java Software Engineer
10 20 (8.73%) Software Developer
11 19 (8.30%) Senior .NET Developer
12 17 (7.42%) PHP Developer
13 16 (6.99%) Web UI Developer
14 15 (6.55%) C# .NET Developer
15 14 (6.11%) Lead Software Engineer
16 11 (4.80%) Senior C# Developer
16 11 (4.80%) Web Developer
17 9 (3.93%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (46.72%) HTML
2 104 (45.41%) CSS
3 72 (31.44%) jQuery
4 66 (28.82%) .NET
5 62 (27.07%) RESTful
6 50 (21.83%) ASP.NET
7 41 (17.90%) .NET Framework
8 34 (14.85%) Entity Framework
9 33 (14.41%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 30 (13.10%) Web Services
11 25 (10.92%) XML
12 24 (10.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (10.04%) HTML5
14 21 (9.17%) .NET Core
14 21 (9.17%) CSS3
15 20 (8.73%) ASP.NET Web API
16 19 (8.30%) AngularJS
17 17 (7.42%) REST
17 17 (7.42%) Symfony
18 14 (6.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.99%) User Experience
2 13 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.93%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.06%) New Media
6 3 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.87%) GPGPU
8 1 (0.44%) FMCG
8 1 (0.44%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.66%) Linux
2 3 (1.31%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.87%) Android
3 2 (0.87%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (50.22%) Integration Testing
2 101 (44.10%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (43.67%) Project Planning
4 96 (41.92%) Software Engineering
5 95 (41.48%) User Stories
6 75 (32.75%) Workflow
7 56 (24.45%) MVC
8 47 (20.52%) TDD
9 46 (20.09%) OO
10 45 (19.65%) Mentoring
10 45 (19.65%) OOP
11 43 (18.78%) SDLC
12 38 (16.59%) BDD
13 35 (15.28%) Continuous Integration
14 34 (14.85%) Secure Coding
15 25 (10.92%) Multithreading
16 22 (9.61%) Scrum
17 16 (6.99%) E-Commerce
18 15 (6.55%) Dependency Injection
18 15 (6.55%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 140 (61.14%) JavaScript
2 86 (37.55%) C#
3 82 (35.81%) Java
4 56 (24.45%) SQL
5 17 (7.42%) C++
5 17 (7.42%) PHP
6 16 (6.99%) C
6 16 (6.99%) T-SQL
7 14 (6.11%) TypeScript
8 13 (5.68%) PL/SQL
8 13 (5.68%) Scala
9 9 (3.93%) Shell Script
10 3 (1.31%) Python
10 3 (1.31%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.87%) GLSL
11 2 (0.87%) Groovy
11 2 (0.87%) Jython
11 2 (0.87%) X++
12 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
12 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 47 (20.52%) Degree
2 23 (10.04%) Sun Certification
3 4 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.87%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (46.72%) QA
System Software
1 16 (6.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 7 (3.06%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 47 (20.52%) Oracle
2 22 (9.61%) Google
3 21 (9.17%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.80%) Zend
5 5 (2.18%) Twitter
6 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.87%) IBM
6 2 (0.87%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.87%) Lotus
6 2 (0.87%) Perforce
7 1 (0.44%) Capita
7 1 (0.44%) hybris
7 1 (0.44%) Pega