Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 96 98
Rank change year-on-year +13 +2 +72
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 428 398 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.53% 3.06% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 3.44% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 354 366 412
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £65,000 £66,250
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 of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10688 11554 13286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.26% 88.78% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8650 9497 10919
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
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 of England

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in the East of England

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing in the East of England.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in the East of England

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in the East of England

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 15 December 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire +7 150 £50,000 +7.53% 11
Hertfordshire +4 148 £54,250 +3.33% 9
Essex -5 55 £45,000 -18.18% 3
Suffolk +39 36 £45,000 +16.88%
Norfolk +18 21 £35,000 +12.90%
Bedfordshire +19 18 £35,000 -24.32% 2
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, 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 of England region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 235 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (40.19%) .NET
3 170 (39.72%) JavaScript
4 165 (38.55%) C#
5 162 (37.85%) SQL
6 161 (37.62%) MVC
7 156 (36.45%) AngularJS
8 148 (34.58%) HTML
9 144 (33.64%) SQL Server
10 141 (32.94%) Java
11 138 (32.24%) CSS
12 136 (31.78%) Web Services
13 131 (30.61%) Software Engineering
14 126 (29.44%) OO
15 117 (27.34%) TDD
16 114 (26.64%) Microsoft
17 113 (26.40%) jQuery
18 107 (25.00%) Finance
19 106 (24.77%) ASP.NET
20 96 (22.43%) Scrum
21 95 (22.20%) Degree
22 86 (20.09%) REST
23 85 (19.86%) ASP.NET Web API
24 80 (18.69%) Web Development
25 78 (18.22%) Team Foundation Server
26 73 (17.06%) Test Automation
26 73 (17.06%) Git (software)
27 71 (16.59%) Spring
28 67 (15.65%) Computer Science
29 66 (15.42%) SDLC

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 31 (7.24%) Apache
2 27 (6.31%) JBoss
3 26 (6.07%) IIS
4 25 (5.84%) Drupal
4 25 (5.84%) Tomcat
5 12 (2.80%) WildFly
6 9 (2.10%) Apache Solr
7 7 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.40%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.93%) SharePoint
9 4 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (0.70%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
10 3 (0.70%) CMS
11 2 (0.47%) Confluence
11 2 (0.47%) WordPress
12 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 4 (0.93%) EngageOne
2 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.93%) Exstream
2 1 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 38 (8.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (5.84%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (3.27%) npm
4 6 (1.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (0.93%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.47%) Serverless
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.23%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.74%) DNS
1 16 (3.74%) Firewall
2 6 (1.40%) Skype
2 6 (1.40%) Unified Communications
3 5 (1.17%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.93%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.23%) HTTP
5 1 (0.23%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.23%) RS-232
5 1 (0.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (33.64%) SQL Server
2 54 (12.62%) MySQL
3 42 (9.81%) Relational Database
4 41 (9.58%) NoSQL
5 38 (8.88%) SQL Server 2012
6 32 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 26 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
8 24 (5.61%) SQL Server 2016
9 21 (4.91%) MS Access
9 21 (4.91%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (4.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 18 (4.21%) Power BI
11 16 (3.74%) SAP Data Services
12 12 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (2.57%) MarkLogic
13 11 (2.57%) SAP BW
14 7 (1.64%) Big Data
14 7 (1.64%) MongoDB
15 6 (1.40%) Sybase ASE
16 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 78 (18.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 73 (17.06%) Git (software)
3 46 (10.75%) Subversion
4 45 (10.51%) Jenkins
5 41 (9.58%) NUnit
6 37 (8.64%) Selenium
7 25 (5.84%) Cucumber
7 25 (5.84%) JIRA
8 22 (5.14%) Visual Studio
9 19 (4.44%) JUnit
9 19 (4.44%) Maven
10 18 (4.21%) webpack
11 17 (3.97%) Moq
12 15 (3.50%) TeamCity
13 14 (3.27%) Oracle Forms
14 13 (3.04%) MSBuild
15 12 (2.80%) Jasmine
16 9 (2.10%) Protractor
17 8 (1.87%) Bitbucket
17 8 (1.87%) jMock
General
1 107 (25.00%) Finance
2 31 (7.24%) Marketing
3 24 (5.61%) Retail
4 16 (3.74%) Automotive
4 16 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (2.80%) Publishing
6 9 (2.10%) Advertising
7 6 (1.40%) Legal
8 5 (1.17%) Banking
8 5 (1.17%) Electronics
9 3 (0.70%) Digital Economy
9 3 (0.70%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Military
10 1 (0.23%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 339 (79.21%) Developer
2 105 (24.53%) C# Developer
3 99 (23.13%) .NET Developer
4 84 (19.63%) Senior Developer
5 72 (16.82%) Java Developer
6 68 (15.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 66 (15.42%) Software Developer
8 46 (10.75%) Software Engineer
9 40 (9.35%) C# Software Developer
10 39 (9.11%) .NET Software Developer
11 38 (8.88%) ASP.NET Developer
12 36 (8.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (6.78%) Senior Java Developer
14 27 (6.31%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 26 (6.07%) Senior .NET Developer
16 25 (5.84%) Agile Developer
16 25 (5.84%) Agile Java Developer
16 25 (5.84%) Senior C# Developer
16 25 (5.84%) Web Developer
17 24 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (40.19%) .NET
2 156 (36.45%) AngularJS
3 148 (34.58%) HTML
4 138 (32.24%) CSS
5 136 (31.78%) Web Services
6 113 (26.40%) jQuery
7 106 (24.77%) ASP.NET
8 86 (20.09%) REST
9 85 (19.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 71 (16.59%) Spring
11 56 (13.08%) JSON
11 56 (13.08%) React
11 56 (13.08%) WCF
12 53 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 52 (12.15%) HTML5
13 52 (12.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 49 (11.45%) XML
15 48 (11.21%) Node.js
16 45 (10.51%) RESTful
17 43 (10.05%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 67 (15.65%) Computer Science
2 41 (9.58%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (7.71%) Algorithms
4 29 (6.78%) User Experience
5 26 (6.07%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.97%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.64%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.40%) Digital Media
8 6 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.17%) Management Information System
9 5 (1.17%) Reinsurance
9 5 (1.17%) Semantic Web
10 3 (0.70%) BBC
10 3 (0.70%) Fintech
10 3 (0.70%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.70%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.47%) Digital Currency
11 2 (0.47%) Social Media
11 2 (0.47%) Spread Betting
12 1 (0.23%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.41%) Linux
2 24 (5.61%) Apple iOS
3 22 (5.14%) Windows
4 20 (4.67%) Android
5 16 (3.74%) Unix
6 4 (0.93%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.70%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (54.91%) Agile Software Development
2 161 (37.62%) MVC
3 131 (30.61%) Software Engineering
4 126 (29.44%) OO
5 117 (27.34%) TDD
6 96 (22.43%) Scrum
7 80 (18.69%) Web Development
8 73 (17.06%) Test Automation
9 66 (15.42%) SDLC
10 57 (13.32%) Mathematics
11 47 (10.98%) Collaborative Working
12 42 (9.81%) ETL
13 39 (9.11%) BDD
14 38 (8.88%) OOD
15 37 (8.64%) Analytics
16 36 (8.41%) Data Modelling
17 35 (8.18%) SOA
18 33 (7.71%) Waterfall
19 31 (7.24%) Front End Development
20 30 (7.01%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 170 (39.72%) JavaScript
2 165 (38.55%) C#
3 162 (37.85%) SQL
4 141 (32.94%) Java
5 41 (9.58%) Python
6 39 (9.11%) C++
7 37 (8.64%) T-SQL
8 34 (7.94%) PHP
9 29 (6.78%) PowerShell
10 21 (4.91%) VBA
11 19 (4.44%) ABAP
11 19 (4.44%) TypeScript
11 19 (4.44%) VB.NET
12 13 (3.04%) Bash Shell
13 8 (1.87%) XAML
14 5 (1.17%) C
14 5 (1.17%) SPARQL
14 5 (1.17%) XPath
14 5 (1.17%) XQuery
15 3 (0.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 95 (22.20%) Degree
2 39 (9.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 15 (3.50%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.40%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.70%) MCP
5 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (10.51%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (2.57%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.40%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.17%) Puppet
3 4 (0.93%) Dollar Universe
4 1 (0.23%) Mesos
4 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (26.64%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.48%) SAP
3 20 (4.67%) Oracle
4 19 (4.44%) IBM
5 18 (4.21%) Cognos
6 13 (3.04%) Terracotta
7 8 (1.87%) Adobe
8 6 (1.40%) Apple
8 6 (1.40%) Google
8 6 (1.40%) Sybase
9 5 (1.17%) Talend
9 5 (1.17%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.93%) CA
10 4 (0.93%) OpenText
10 4 (0.93%) Tableau
10 4 (0.93%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.70%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.70%) Sony
11 3 (0.70%) VMware
12 1 (0.23%) Facebook