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

Unit Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 47 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +31
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 173 233 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 5.19% 5.61% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 6.05% 4.83%
Number of salaries quoted 164 157 208
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £62,000 £65,000
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 3,060 3,853 4,907
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.86% 92.75% 92.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2,553 2,758 4,149
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -0.60%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,250 £65,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

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 April 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 April 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 -5 69 £55,000 - 8
Northamptonshire +43 60 £65,000 +62.50% 7
Derbyshire +23 23 £52,500 -
Lincolnshire - 15 £37,500 - 1
Leicestershire -37 6 £60,000 +50.00% 3
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 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 87 (50.29%) JavaScript
2 65 (37.57%) C#
3 64 (36.99%) HTML
4 60 (34.68%) CSS
5 57 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (28.90%) TDD
7 47 (27.17%) Software Engineering
8 43 (24.86%) Java
8 43 (24.86%) MVC
9 42 (24.28%) SAP
9 42 (24.28%) Git (software)
9 42 (24.28%) Test Automation
10 40 (23.12%) Degree
11 38 (21.97%) .NET
11 38 (21.97%) OO
12 35 (20.23%) SQL
13 33 (19.08%) Web Development
13 33 (19.08%) Azure
13 33 (19.08%) BDD
14 31 (17.92%) Scrum
15 30 (17.34%) Retail
16 29 (16.76%) HTML5
17 28 (16.18%) Jenkins
18 27 (15.61%) AngularJS
18 27 (15.61%) Enterprise Software
19 26 (15.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
20 25 (14.45%) jQuery
20 25 (14.45%) User Stories
20 25 (14.45%) Secure Coding
21 24 (13.87%) SDLC

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 14 (8.09%) Apache
1 14 (8.09%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.36%) Apache Spark
3 7 (4.05%) WordPress
4 5 (2.89%) PrestaShop
4 5 (2.89%) SAS
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 18 (10.40%) SAP EHS
2 15 (8.67%) SAP MM
3 5 (2.89%) Magento
4 4 (2.31%) SAP ERP
4 4 (2.31%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.58%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 33 (19.08%) Azure
2 14 (8.09%) AWS
3 6 (3.47%) SaaS
4 5 (2.89%) Azure Data Factory
5 4 (2.31%) GitHub
6 1 (0.58%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.58%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.87%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.25%) MySQL
3 11 (6.36%) Hadoop
4 6 (3.47%) Apache Hive
4 6 (3.47%) Big Data
4 6 (3.47%) HBase
4 6 (3.47%) Impala
5 5 (2.89%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (2.89%) MariaDB
5 5 (2.89%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.16%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.58%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.58%) RavenDB
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 42 (24.28%) Git (software)
2 28 (16.18%) Jenkins
3 26 (15.03%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 24 (13.87%) JIRA
5 20 (11.56%) Eclipse
5 20 (11.56%) IntelliJ
5 20 (11.56%) Sonatype Nexus
5 20 (11.56%) Subversion
6 6 (3.47%) GitLab
6 6 (3.47%) Gradle
6 6 (3.47%) Selenium
7 5 (2.89%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.31%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.31%) fastlane
9 3 (1.73%) Moq
10 2 (1.16%) Grunt
10 2 (1.16%) gulp
10 2 (1.16%) Oracle Forms
10 2 (1.16%) PHPUnit
11 1 (0.58%) webpack
General
1 30 (17.34%) Retail
2 23 (13.29%) Finance
3 6 (3.47%) Law
4 5 (2.89%) Electronics
5 4 (2.31%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.73%) Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Marketing
7 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 121 (69.94%) Developer
2 34 (19.65%) Senior Developer
3 26 (15.03%) C# Developer
4 24 (13.87%) Architect
4 24 (13.87%) SAP Architect
4 24 (13.87%) Software Engineer
5 21 (12.14%) .NET Developer
6 20 (11.56%) Senior Architect
7 19 (10.98%) Applications Developer
7 19 (10.98%) Java Engineer
7 19 (10.98%) Java Software Engineer
8 18 (10.40%) SAP Developer
9 17 (9.83%) PHP Developer
10 15 (8.67%) Senior SAP Developer
11 14 (8.09%) C# Application Developer
11 14 (8.09%) Full Stack Developer
12 12 (6.94%) JavaScript Engineer
12 12 (6.94%) Lead Software Engineer
12 12 (6.94%) Python Engineer
12 12 (6.94%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (36.99%) HTML
2 60 (34.68%) CSS
3 38 (21.97%) .NET
4 29 (16.76%) HTML5
5 27 (15.61%) AngularJS
6 25 (14.45%) jQuery
7 23 (13.29%) CSS3
8 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET
8 20 (11.56%) RESTful
9 18 (10.40%) BAPI
9 18 (10.40%) Entity Framework
9 18 (10.40%) IDoc
9 18 (10.40%) SAP Smart Forms
10 16 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 16 (9.25%) LAMP
11 15 (8.67%) .NET Framework
12 13 (7.51%) LINQ
12 13 (7.51%) Spring
13 11 (6.36%) Web Services
14 10 (5.78%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.61%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.20%) Algorithms
2 9 (5.20%) Data Structures
2 9 (5.20%) Mobile App
3 8 (4.62%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (4.05%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.05%) User Experience
5 5 (2.89%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.16%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (11.56%) Linux
2 15 (8.67%) Unix
3 6 (3.47%) Windows
4 5 (2.89%) Android
4 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (28.90%) TDD
3 47 (27.17%) Software Engineering
4 43 (24.86%) MVC
5 42 (24.28%) Test Automation
6 38 (21.97%) OO
7 33 (19.08%) BDD
7 33 (19.08%) Web Development
8 31 (17.92%) Scrum
9 25 (14.45%) Secure Coding
9 25 (14.45%) User Stories
10 24 (13.87%) SDLC
11 23 (13.29%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (13.29%) ERP
12 20 (11.56%) Record to Report
13 19 (10.98%) CRM
13 19 (10.98%) DevOps
14 18 (10.40%) OOP
15 16 (9.25%) Procure-to-Pay
16 14 (8.09%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 87 (50.29%) JavaScript
2 65 (37.57%) C#
3 43 (24.86%) Java
4 35 (20.23%) SQL
5 21 (12.14%) Python
6 18 (10.40%) ABAP
6 18 (10.40%) SAPscript
7 17 (9.83%) PHP
8 12 (6.94%) C++
8 12 (6.94%) PHP 7
9 6 (3.47%) PL/SQL
9 6 (3.47%) PowerShell
9 6 (3.47%) Scala
10 5 (2.89%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.31%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.31%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.73%) Ruby
13 2 (1.16%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.58%) ES6
14 1 (0.58%) ES7
Qualifications
1 40 (23.12%) Degree
2 24 (13.87%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.47%) QA
2 5 (2.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (3.47%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (4.05%) Puppet
2 6 (3.47%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.47%) Oozie
3 1 (0.58%) Ansible
3 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.58%) Terraform
Vendors
1 42 (24.28%) SAP
2 11 (6.36%) Oracle
3 7 (4.05%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.89%) Atlassian
4 5 (2.89%) Teradata
4 5 (2.89%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.31%) ReadSoft
6 3 (1.73%) Google
7 2 (1.16%) HP
8 1 (0.58%) QAD
8 1 (0.58%) Red Box
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore