Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 87 92
Rank change year-on-year +25 +5 +24
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 215 174 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.13% 3.13% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.54% 3.52% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 169 147 185
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £60,000 £51,500
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 4,738 4,947 5,726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 91.03% 89.01% 89.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3,976 3,998 4,539
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,088 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 +43 79 £42,500 +13.33% 19
Nottinghamshire 0 60 £45,000 - 12
Northamptonshire -10 40 £42,500 -2.86% 7
Derbyshire -14 20 £40,750 +1.88% 5
Lincolnshire +11 14 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 125 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (56.74%) HTML
3 121 (56.28%) MVC
4 117 (54.42%) CSS
5 112 (52.09%) C#
6 110 (51.16%) .NET
7 105 (48.84%) JavaScript
8 89 (41.40%) SQL
9 85 (39.53%) Web Services
10 82 (38.14%) ASP.NET
11 80 (37.21%) SQL Server
12 79 (36.74%) Microsoft Azure
13 76 (35.35%) jQuery
14 70 (32.56%) .NET Framework
15 68 (31.63%) Java
16 60 (27.91%) Entity Framework
16 60 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
17 59 (27.44%) Ajax
18 57 (26.51%) SOA
19 54 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
20 52 (24.19%) RESTful
21 50 (23.26%) Test Automation
22 49 (22.79%) Microsoft
23 48 (22.33%) HTML5
24 45 (20.93%) Mobile App
25 44 (20.47%) JIRA
26 41 (19.07%) Oracle
26 41 (19.07%) Git (software)
27 40 (18.60%) Software Engineering
28 38 (17.67%) 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 24 (11.16%) JBoss
1 24 (11.16%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 24 (11.16%) Tomcat
1 24 (11.16%) WebLogic
2 21 (9.77%) Confluence
3 6 (2.79%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.33%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.86%) Apache
6 3 (1.40%) IIS
7 2 (0.93%) CMS
7 2 (0.93%) Drupal
7 2 (0.93%) WordPress
8 1 (0.47%) Community Server
Applications
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.47%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.86%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 79 (36.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.79%) Firebase
3 6 (2.79%) GitHub
4 3 (1.40%) npm
5 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.93%) Office 365
6 1 (0.47%) G Suite
6 1 (0.47%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.93%) SMS
2 1 (0.47%) ATM
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Intranet
2 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 33 (15.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 21 (9.77%) Power BI
4 9 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (3.26%) MySQL
6 6 (2.79%) Big Data
6 6 (2.79%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.79%) HBase
6 6 (2.79%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.86%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.86%) Relational Database
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.40%) MariaDB
10 2 (0.93%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 2 (0.93%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 44 (20.47%) JIRA
2 41 (19.07%) Git (software)
3 31 (14.42%) JUnit
4 28 (13.02%) TeamCity
5 24 (11.16%) Bitbucket
5 24 (11.16%) Maven
5 24 (11.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (10.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 22 (10.23%) Octopus Deploy
8 20 (9.30%) Moq
9 13 (6.05%) Subversion
10 11 (5.12%) Selenium
11 10 (4.65%) Cucumber
11 10 (4.65%) webpack
12 9 (4.19%) PHPUnit
13 7 (3.26%) Grunt
13 7 (3.26%) gulp
13 7 (3.26%) Visual Studio
14 6 (2.79%) Android Studio
14 6 (2.79%) git-flow
General
1 23 (10.70%) Automotive
2 18 (8.37%) Finance
3 15 (6.98%) Retail
4 14 (6.51%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.79%) Banking
6 5 (2.33%) Games
7 4 (1.86%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.86%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 152 (70.70%) Developer
2 44 (20.47%) .NET Developer
3 39 (18.14%) Java Developer
4 37 (17.21%) Senior Developer
5 33 (15.35%) Lead Developer
6 28 (13.02%) Senior .NET Developer
6 28 (13.02%) Software Engineer
7 16 (7.44%) Lead Java Developer
8 14 (6.51%) C# Developer
9 11 (5.12%) JavaScript Developer
9 11 (5.12%) Software Developer
10 9 (4.19%) Full Stack Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Applications Developer
11 8 (3.72%) Systems Engineer
12 7 (3.26%) Architect
13 6 (2.79%) Android Developer
13 6 (2.79%) Big Data Developer
13 6 (2.79%) Mobile Applications Developer
13 6 (2.79%) Mobile Developer
13 6 (2.79%) QA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (56.74%) HTML
2 117 (54.42%) CSS
3 110 (51.16%) .NET
4 85 (39.53%) Web Services
5 82 (38.14%) ASP.NET
6 76 (35.35%) jQuery
7 70 (32.56%) .NET Framework
8 60 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 60 (27.91%) Entity Framework
9 59 (27.44%) Ajax
10 54 (25.12%) ASP.NET MVC
11 52 (24.19%) RESTful
12 48 (22.33%) HTML5
13 38 (17.67%) AngularJS
14 36 (16.74%) .NET Core
14 36 (16.74%) Sass
15 34 (15.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 32 (14.88%) WCF
17 31 (14.42%) SOAP
18 30 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (20.93%) Mobile App
2 11 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (3.72%) NHS
5 7 (3.26%) Fintech
6 6 (2.79%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.79%) Device Driver
6 6 (2.79%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (2.79%) User Experience
7 3 (1.40%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.40%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.47%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.47%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.16%) Linux
2 6 (2.79%) Android
2 6 (2.79%) Unix
3 5 (2.33%) Windows
4 3 (1.40%) CentOS
4 3 (1.40%) Mac OS
4 3 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (58.14%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (56.28%) MVC
3 57 (26.51%) SOA
4 50 (23.26%) Test Automation
5 40 (18.60%) Software Engineering
6 38 (17.67%) Scrum
7 37 (17.21%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (16.74%) Mobile Application Development
9 35 (16.28%) Microservices
10 34 (15.81%) TDD
11 32 (14.88%) Performance Tuning
12 31 (14.42%) Business Intelligence
13 26 (12.09%) Dependency Injection
13 26 (12.09%) Line Management
14 24 (11.16%) Integration Testing
15 22 (10.23%) E-Commerce
16 19 (8.84%) User Stories
17 17 (7.91%) BDD
18 16 (7.44%) SDLC
19 15 (6.98%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 112 (52.09%) C#
2 105 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 89 (41.40%) SQL
4 68 (31.63%) Java
5 34 (15.81%) T-SQL
6 26 (12.09%) PL/SQL
7 20 (9.30%) C++
8 11 (5.12%) PHP
9 8 (3.72%) C
9 8 (3.72%) Shell Script
10 7 (3.26%) Scala
11 6 (2.79%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.79%) TypeScript
12 5 (2.33%) Ruby
13 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.93%) X++
14 1 (0.47%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.47%) Python
14 1 (0.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (11.16%) Degree
2 5 (2.33%) ISEB
2 5 (2.33%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.40%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (14.42%) QA
2 7 (3.26%) PMO
System Software
1 21 (9.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.47%) LXC
Systems Management
1 6 (2.79%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 49 (22.79%) Microsoft
2 41 (19.07%) Oracle
3 15 (6.98%) Google
4 4 (1.86%) JD Edwards
4 4 (1.86%) Misys
4 4 (1.86%) Twitter
5 3 (1.40%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.40%) Zend
6 2 (0.93%) TOWER Software
7 1 (0.47%) Capita
7 1 (0.47%) DevExpress
7 1 (0.47%) IBM
7 1 (0.47%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.47%) Telerik
7 1 (0.47%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.47%) Xamarin