Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 84 84
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +38
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 210 175 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.29% 3.26% 3.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 3.62% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 167 143 188
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -2.35%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £64,500 £53,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%

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 4,500 4,830 5,818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.86% 90.04% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3,703 3,916 4,647
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,063 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Leicestershire +33 96 £43,150 +15.07% 11
Northamptonshire -3 48 £41,500 -7.78% 11
Nottinghamshire -17 38 £47,500 +5.56% 16
Derbyshire +1 17 £41,500 -7.26%
Lincolnshire +9 11 £50,000 +66.67% 2
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 133 (63.33%) HTML
2 128 (60.95%) MVC
3 125 (59.52%) CSS
4 124 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
5 111 (52.86%) .NET
6 110 (52.38%) C#
7 109 (51.90%) Web Services
8 102 (48.57%) SQL
9 99 (47.14%) JavaScript
10 90 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
11 87 (41.43%) SQL Server
12 86 (40.95%) ASP.NET
13 79 (37.62%) jQuery
14 73 (34.76%) .NET Framework
14 73 (34.76%) SOA
15 71 (33.81%) Ajax
16 69 (32.86%) Entity Framework
16 69 (32.86%) Microsoft
17 68 (32.38%) Test Automation
18 67 (31.90%) ASP.NET Web API
19 66 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 57 (27.14%) Java
21 56 (26.67%) HTML5
21 56 (26.67%) Mobile App
22 52 (24.76%) Git (software)
23 51 (24.29%) Sass
24 48 (22.86%) WCF
25 47 (22.38%) Mobile Application Development
25 47 (22.38%) Microservices
26 45 (21.43%) Performance Tuning

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 29 (13.81%) JBoss
1 29 (13.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 29 (13.81%) Tomcat
1 29 (13.81%) WebLogic
2 25 (11.90%) Confluence
3 7 (3.33%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.86%) IIS
5 4 (1.90%) Apache
6 3 (1.43%) CMS
7 2 (0.95%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.95%) Drupal
7 2 (0.95%) WordPress
8 1 (0.48%) Community Server
Applications
1 5 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.48%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.48%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 90 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (9.05%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (7.14%) GitHub
4 6 (2.86%) Firebase
5 3 (1.43%) npm
5 3 (1.43%) Office 365
6 1 (0.48%) G Suite
6 1 (0.48%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.95%) Intranet
2 1 (0.48%) ATM
2 1 (0.48%) HTTP
2 1 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (41.43%) SQL Server
2 41 (19.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 25 (11.90%) Power BI
4 11 (5.24%) Relational Database
5 10 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.38%) MySQL
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.43%) MariaDB
8 3 (1.43%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.95%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.95%) Big Data
9 2 (0.95%) Data Mining
9 2 (0.95%) GIS
9 2 (0.95%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.95%) HBase
9 2 (0.95%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 52 (24.76%) Git (software)
2 43 (20.48%) JUnit
3 41 (19.52%) JIRA
4 32 (15.24%) TeamCity
5 29 (13.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 29 (13.81%) Maven
6 28 (13.33%) Bitbucket
7 26 (12.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 21 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (7.62%) Subversion
10 14 (6.67%) Moq
11 12 (5.71%) Selenium
12 11 (5.24%) Cucumber
12 11 (5.24%) webpack
13 10 (4.76%) Visual Studio
14 9 (4.29%) Jenkins
14 9 (4.29%) Protractor
15 8 (3.81%) gulp
16 7 (3.33%) PHPUnit
17 6 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 34 (16.19%) Automotive
2 27 (12.86%) Retail
3 20 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.19%) Finance
5 5 (2.38%) Games
6 4 (1.90%) Marketing
6 4 (1.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.95%) Banking
7 2 (0.95%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 139 (66.19%) Developer
2 43 (20.48%) .NET Developer
3 36 (17.14%) Java Developer
3 36 (17.14%) Lead Developer
3 36 (17.14%) Senior Developer
4 31 (14.76%) Software Engineer
5 25 (11.90%) Senior .NET Developer
6 17 (8.10%) Lead Java Developer
7 15 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
8 11 (5.24%) Architect
8 11 (5.24%) Software Developer
9 10 (4.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
9 10 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
10 9 (4.29%) Systems Architect
10 9 (4.29%) Tester
11 8 (3.81%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.81%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 7 (3.33%) Test Engineer
13 6 (2.86%) Software Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (63.33%) HTML
2 125 (59.52%) CSS
3 111 (52.86%) .NET
4 109 (51.90%) Web Services
5 86 (40.95%) ASP.NET
6 79 (37.62%) jQuery
7 73 (34.76%) .NET Framework
8 71 (33.81%) Ajax
9 69 (32.86%) Entity Framework
10 67 (31.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 66 (31.43%) ASP.NET MVC
12 56 (26.67%) HTML5
13 51 (24.29%) Sass
14 48 (22.86%) WCF
15 41 (19.52%) ASP.NET Core
15 41 (19.52%) RESTful
16 35 (16.67%) .NET Core
16 35 (16.67%) REST
16 35 (16.67%) SOAP
17 34 (16.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 56 (26.67%) Mobile App
2 15 (7.14%) Device Driver
2 15 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
3 11 (5.24%) NHS
4 8 (3.81%) Greenfield Project
5 6 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.86%) Fintech
5 6 (2.86%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
8 3 (1.43%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.43%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.43%) e-Learning
8 3 (1.43%) User Experience
9 2 (0.95%) Data Centre
9 2 (0.95%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.95%) Public Cloud
9 2 (0.95%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.48%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.00%) Linux
2 7 (3.33%) Windows
3 6 (2.86%) Android
4 4 (1.90%) Unix
5 3 (1.43%) CentOS
5 3 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (60.95%) MVC
2 124 (59.05%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (34.76%) SOA
4 68 (32.38%) Test Automation
5 47 (22.38%) Microservices
5 47 (22.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 45 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
7 37 (17.62%) Continuous Integration
8 35 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 35 (16.67%) TDD
9 32 (15.24%) Scrum
10 28 (13.33%) Line Management
11 22 (10.48%) Dependency Injection
12 19 (9.05%) E-Commerce
13 18 (8.57%) Software Testing
13 18 (8.57%) SOLID
14 17 (8.10%) Analytics
15 16 (7.62%) BDD
16 13 (6.19%) OO
Programming Languages
1 110 (52.38%) C#
2 102 (48.57%) SQL
3 99 (47.14%) JavaScript
4 57 (27.14%) Java
5 42 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 31 (14.76%) PL/SQL
7 25 (11.90%) C++
8 16 (7.62%) C
9 11 (5.24%) PHP
10 6 (2.86%) Objective-C
11 5 (2.38%) Ruby
12 4 (1.90%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.43%) Scala
14 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.95%) Python
14 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.48%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (12.86%) Degree
2 4 (1.90%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.90%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.95%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.52%) QA
2 8 (3.81%) PMO
3 2 (0.95%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (9.52%) Docker
2 1 (0.48%) LXC
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) Kubernetes
1 2 (0.95%) Oozie
1 2 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (32.86%) Microsoft
2 41 (19.52%) Oracle
3 12 (5.71%) Google
4 4 (1.90%) Twitter
5 3 (1.43%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.43%) Zend
6 2 (0.95%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.95%) ForgeRock
6 2 (0.95%) Telerik
6 2 (0.95%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.48%) IBM
7 1 (0.48%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.48%) Perforce
7 1 (0.48%) WooCommerce