Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 69 57
Rank change year-on-year -29 -12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 40 64 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.92% 3.17% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 3.54% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 39 69 88
East Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £34,500 £36,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1927 1808 1858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 92.33% 89.55% 85.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1720 1598 1563
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in East Sussex

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in East Sussex

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in East Sussex

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in East Sussex over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in East Sussex

Unit Testing
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Brighton -9 38 £42,500 -10.53% 1
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
1 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 23 (57.50%) C++
3 22 (55.00%) Python
3 22 (55.00%) Manufacturing
3 22 (55.00%) Lua
4 20 (50.00%) C
4 20 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
5 15 (37.50%) Java
6 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
8 7 (17.50%) Kanban
8 7 (17.50%) Big Data
8 7 (17.50%) Kafka
8 7 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (17.50%) Maven
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) Scrum
8 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
8 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (17.50%) Apache Spark
9 4 (10.00%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (10.00%) Advertising
9 4 (10.00%) PHP
9 4 (10.00%) Scala
10 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
10 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
10 3 (7.50%) Internet of Things
10 3 (7.50%) Machine to Machine

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 7 (17.50%) Apache Spark
1 7 (17.50%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Internet
1 3 (7.50%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) Big Data
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.50%) Maven
3 3 (7.50%) Subversion
General
1 22 (55.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 2 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (52.50%) Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) C Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) C/C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded C Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded C Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded C/C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Senior C Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
2 20 (50.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 17 (42.50%) Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) Kafka
2 3 (7.50%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (7.50%) Internet of Things
4 3 (7.50%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Kanban
3 7 (17.50%) Scrum
4 4 (10.00%) SDLC
5 3 (7.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Software Testing
5 3 (7.50%) Test Automation
5 3 (7.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 25 (62.50%) Bash Shell
2 23 (57.50%) C++
3 22 (55.00%) Lua
3 22 (55.00%) Python
4 20 (50.00%) C
5 15 (37.50%) Java
6 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
7 4 (10.00%) PHP
7 4 (10.00%) Scala
8 3 (7.50%) C#
8 3 (7.50%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Firmware