Period
to 3 July 2020

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 3 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 65 60 65
Rank change year-on-year -5 +5 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 72 169 215
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.53% 4.10% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 4.49% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 62 134 174
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,866 3,766 4,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.47% 91.34% 92.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,509 2,856 4,091
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,290 £26,244 £26,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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 -10 33 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Northamptonshire +36 19 £65,000 +40.54%
Derbyshire +29 8 £37,500 -16.67%
Lincolnshire +10 6 £33,750 -27.03% 1
Leicestershire -4 6 £60,000 +41.18% 2
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 44 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
3 29 (40.28%) HTML
3 29 (40.28%) CSS
4 26 (36.11%) Java
5 25 (34.72%) C#
6 23 (31.94%) TDD
6 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
7 22 (30.56%) Test Automation
8 21 (29.17%) BDD
9 20 (27.78%) SDLC
9 20 (27.78%) MVC
10 19 (26.39%) .NET
11 18 (25.00%) Jenkins
12 17 (23.61%) HTML5
12 17 (23.61%) SQL
12 17 (23.61%) Python
12 17 (23.61%) Scrum
13 16 (22.22%) Eclipse
13 16 (22.22%) IntelliJ
13 16 (22.22%) RESTful
13 16 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 16 (22.22%) Subversion
13 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (22.22%) CSS3
13 16 (22.22%) User Stories
13 16 (22.22%) Secure Coding
13 16 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (19.44%) Azure

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 5 (6.94%) Apache
1 5 (6.94%) Apache Spark
1 5 (6.94%) SAS
2 2 (2.78%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.39%) PrestaShop
3 1 (1.39%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (6.94%) SAP EHS
2 3 (4.17%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Azure
2 1 (1.39%) AWS
2 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
3 5 (6.94%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (1.39%) Cosmos DB
5 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (40.28%) Git (software)
2 18 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 16 (22.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (22.22%) Eclipse
3 16 (22.22%) IntelliJ
3 16 (22.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 16 (22.22%) Subversion
4 8 (11.11%) JIRA
5 4 (5.56%) fastlane
5 4 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio
6 3 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (1.39%) Moq
8 1 (1.39%) Selenium
General
1 9 (12.50%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Retail
3 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Electronics
5 1 (1.39%) Public Sector
5 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 54 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (19.44%) .NET Developer
3 13 (18.06%) Software Engineer
4 10 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 9 (12.50%) Java Engineer
5 9 (12.50%) Java Software Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) JavaScript Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Lead Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Lead Java Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Lead Software Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Python Engineer
6 8 (11.11%) Python Software Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) PHP Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Applications Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C# Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (6.94%) SAP Developer
9 5 (6.94%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (40.28%) CSS
1 29 (40.28%) HTML
2 19 (26.39%) .NET
3 17 (23.61%) HTML5
4 16 (22.22%) CSS3
4 16 (22.22%) RESTful
5 14 (19.44%) Web Services
6 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
7 9 (12.50%) .NET Framework
7 9 (12.50%) LINQ
8 8 (11.11%) .NET Core
8 8 (11.11%) Entity Framework
8 8 (11.11%) jQuery
9 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
9 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (6.94%) IDoc
10 5 (6.94%) LAMP
10 5 (6.94%) RabbitMQ
10 5 (6.94%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.94%) User Experience
4 4 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.56%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Linux
2 5 (6.94%) Unix
3 4 (5.56%) Android
3 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
2 23 (31.94%) TDD
3 22 (30.56%) Test Automation
4 21 (29.17%) BDD
5 20 (27.78%) MVC
5 20 (27.78%) SDLC
6 17 (23.61%) Scrum
7 16 (22.22%) Secure Coding
7 16 (22.22%) User Stories
8 14 (19.44%) Web Development
9 12 (16.67%) OO
10 10 (13.89%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (13.89%) E-Commerce
11 9 (12.50%) DevOps
12 8 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (8.33%) OOP
13 6 (8.33%) SOA
14 5 (6.94%) CRM
14 5 (6.94%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 26 (36.11%) Java
3 25 (34.72%) C#
4 17 (23.61%) Python
4 17 (23.61%) SQL
5 7 (9.72%) PHP
6 6 (8.33%) PL/SQL
7 5 (6.94%) ABAP
7 5 (6.94%) PHP 7
7 5 (6.94%) SAPscript
8 4 (5.56%) Apple Swift
8 4 (5.56%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.17%) C++
10 1 (1.39%) PHP 5
10 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 5 (6.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.39%) Ansible
2 1 (1.39%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.39%) Puppet
2 1 (1.39%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) SAP
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle
3 5 (6.94%) Teradata
4 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.39%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.39%) Google