The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
UK / England
Rank 109 124 122
Rank change year-on-year +15 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2174 2527 2527
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.72% 2.62% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.06% 2.96% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2186 2119
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 71064 85494 86016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 89.06% 88.59% 87.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58866 71552 70301
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in England

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in England

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in England

Unit Testing
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -13 771 £60,000 +9.09% 95
South East +6 451 £47,500 +5.55% 52
South West +46 254 £40,000 +3.89% 29
North West +5 190 £40,000 -8.04% 35
East of England +2 156 £47,500 -9.52% 31
Yorkshire +14 137 £40,000 - 21
West Midlands -31 101 £42,500 -11.45% 19
East Midlands -9 86 £40,000 +14.28% 14
North East +24 30 £22,500 -45.78% 4
Unit Testing
UK

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2600 (59.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1973 (45.52%) JavaScript
3 1863 (42.99%) C#
4 1768 (40.79%) .NET
5 1639 (37.82%) HTML
6 1613 (37.22%) SQL
7 1611 (37.17%) TDD
8 1367 (31.54%) CSS
9 1352 (31.20%) Java
10 1336 (30.83%) MVC
11 1195 (27.57%) SQL Server
12 1169 (26.97%) Scrum
13 1001 (23.10%) ASP.NET
14 986 (22.75%) AngularJS
15 920 (21.23%) Software Engineering
16 911 (21.02%) Continuous Integration
17 904 (20.86%) Git (software)
17 904 (20.86%) OO
18 875 (20.19%) Web Services
19 859 (19.82%) Finance
20 814 (18.78%) HTML5
21 761 (17.56%) jQuery
22 685 (15.81%) Microsoft
23 669 (15.44%) .NET Framework
24 663 (15.30%) REST
25 599 (13.82%) Degree
26 593 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
27 555 (12.81%) ASP.NET Web API
28 490 (11.31%) BDD
28 490 (11.31%) PHP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 223 (5.15%) IIS
2 129 (2.98%) Tomcat
3 127 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
4 99 (2.28%) CMS
5 84 (1.94%) Apache
6 77 (1.78%) JBoss
7 69 (1.59%) WebSphere
8 68 (1.57%) Confluence
9 59 (1.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 57 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 56 (1.29%) NServiceBus
12 52 (1.20%) SharePoint
13 45 (1.04%) Apache Spark
14 35 (0.81%) Drupal
15 30 (0.69%) Umbraco
16 28 (0.65%) nginx
17 27 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
18 18 (0.42%) OpenStack
19 16 (0.37%) Commerce Server
20 15 (0.35%) Jetty
Applications
1 310 (7.15%) MS Excel
2 64 (1.48%) Photoshop
3 32 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
4 25 (0.58%) MS Office
5 12 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 9 (0.21%) GIMP
6 9 (0.21%) Simulink
7 6 (0.14%) HipChat
8 4 (0.092%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.069%) InVision
9 3 (0.069%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 21 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 15 (0.35%) Magento
3 11 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.16%) NetSuite
5 6 (0.14%) Adobe Campaign
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
5 6 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
6 5 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
6 5 (0.12%) PlanetPress Connect
7 4 (0.092%) Oracle Financials
7 4 (0.092%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.069%) Oracle 11i
8 3 (0.069%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.069%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.046%) Oracle Cash Management
9 2 (0.046%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.046%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.046%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.046%) SAP VC
10 1 (0.023%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 400 (9.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 266 (6.14%) Amazon AWS
3 123 (2.84%) SaaS
4 83 (1.92%) GitHub
5 39 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
6 24 (0.55%) Office 365
7 23 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
7 23 (0.53%) Trello
8 20 (0.46%) Google Analytics
9 18 (0.42%) Google Play
9 18 (0.42%) PaaS
10 17 (0.39%) Slack
11 15 (0.35%) Amazon S3
11 15 (0.35%) OpenShift
12 12 (0.28%) G Suite
13 11 (0.25%) AdWords
14 10 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
15 8 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
16 6 (0.14%) IaaS
16 6 (0.14%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 126 (2.91%) HTTP
2 73 (1.68%) TCP/IP
3 54 (1.25%) Internet
4 20 (0.46%) Intranet
5 19 (0.44%) FTP
5 19 (0.44%) SSL
6 15 (0.35%) DNS
7 13 (0.30%) Kerberos
8 10 (0.23%) Profibus
8 10 (0.23%) Wireshark
9 9 (0.21%) AMQP
9 9 (0.21%) Ethernet
9 9 (0.21%) LDAP
10 8 (0.18%) RS-232
11 7 (0.16%) SMPP
12 6 (0.14%) Extranet
13 5 (0.12%) Firewall
13 5 (0.12%) iBeacon
14 4 (0.092%) Broadband
14 4 (0.092%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1195 (27.57%) SQL Server
2 438 (10.11%) MySQL
3 349 (8.05%) NoSQL
4 344 (7.94%) Relational Database
5 232 (5.35%) MongoDB
6 177 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
7 155 (3.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 143 (3.30%) Redis
9 129 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
9 129 (2.98%) SQL Server 2008
10 124 (2.86%) Big Data
11 120 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 101 (2.33%) Hadoop
13 88 (2.03%) RDBMS
14 76 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 70 (1.62%) Data Warehouse
16 68 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
16 68 (1.57%) DB2
17 66 (1.52%) Oracle Database
18 47 (1.08%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 904 (20.86%) Git (software)
2 481 (11.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 458 (10.57%) Visual Studio
4 424 (9.78%) Jenkins
5 390 (9.00%) Subversion
6 387 (8.93%) JIRA
7 373 (8.61%) Selenium
8 324 (7.48%) JUnit
9 260 (6.00%) Maven
10 251 (5.79%) NUnit
11 226 (5.21%) TeamCity
12 172 (3.97%) Mockito
13 167 (3.85%) Grunt
14 165 (3.81%) Cucumber
15 164 (3.78%) gulp
16 134 (3.09%) Jasmine
17 120 (2.77%) SpecFlow
18 114 (2.63%) Moq
19 104 (2.40%) Eclipse
20 103 (2.38%) WebDriver
General
1 859 (19.82%) Finance
2 274 (6.32%) Banking
3 182 (4.20%) Retail
4 116 (2.68%) Investment Banking
5 115 (2.65%) Marketing
6 98 (2.26%) Publishing
7 91 (2.10%) Games
8 89 (2.05%) Telecoms
9 62 (1.43%) Advertising
10 53 (1.22%) Front Office
11 45 (1.04%) Manufacturing
12 43 (0.99%) Electronics
13 41 (0.95%) Automotive
14 29 (0.67%) Legal
15 23 (0.53%) Back Office
16 19 (0.44%) Billing
17 18 (0.42%) Law
18 15 (0.35%) Aerospace
19 13 (0.30%) Online Betting
20 12 (0.28%) Military
Job Titles
1 3269 (75.43%) Developer
2 930 (21.46%) .NET Developer
3 831 (19.17%) C# Developer
4 713 (16.45%) Senior Developer
5 619 (14.28%) Java Developer
6 558 (12.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 405 (9.34%) Software Developer
8 383 (8.84%) JavaScript Developer
9 351 (8.10%) Software Engineer
10 285 (6.58%) SQL Developer
11 258 (5.95%) PHP Developer
12 232 (5.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 222 (5.12%) HTML Developer
14 208 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
15 201 (4.64%) ASP.NET Developer
16 199 (4.59%) Senior .NET Developer
17 197 (4.55%) Lead Developer
18 188 (4.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 183 (4.22%) .NET Software Developer
20 178 (4.11%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1768 (40.79%) .NET
2 1639 (37.82%) HTML
3 1367 (31.54%) CSS
4 1001 (23.10%) ASP.NET
5 986 (22.75%) AngularJS
6 875 (20.19%) Web Services
7 814 (18.78%) HTML5
8 761 (17.56%) jQuery
9 669 (15.44%) .NET Framework
10 663 (15.30%) REST
11 593 (13.68%) ASP.NET MVC
12 555 (12.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 483 (11.14%) XML
14 474 (10.94%) RESTful
15 454 (10.48%) Spring
16 433 (9.99%) WCF
17 415 (9.58%) Entity Framework
18 370 (8.54%) CSS3
19 342 (7.89%) JSON
20 336 (7.75%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 402 (9.28%) Computer Science
2 332 (7.66%) User Experience
3 293 (6.76%) Mobile App
4 289 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
5 145 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 92 (2.12%) Fintech
7 80 (1.85%) Client/Server
8 65 (1.50%) Blog
9 58 (1.34%) Algorithms
10 57 (1.32%) Management Information System
11 49 (1.13%) iPad
12 40 (0.92%) Animation
12 40 (0.92%) Hedge funds
13 39 (0.90%) N-Tier
14 35 (0.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 30 (0.69%) Data Structures
16 29 (0.67%) AS400
17 28 (0.65%) iSeries
18 25 (0.58%) Online Games
19 24 (0.55%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 430 (9.92%) Linux
2 417 (9.62%) Windows
3 249 (5.75%) Apple iOS
4 198 (4.57%) Android
5 142 (3.28%) Unix
6 89 (2.05%) Windows Server
7 23 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 22 (0.51%) Solaris
8 22 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 13 (0.30%) Debian
11 11 (0.25%) Windows 8
12 10 (0.23%) Mac OS X
13 9 (0.21%) VxWorks
14 7 (0.16%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.14%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 4 (0.092%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.069%) Windows 7
17 3 (0.069%) Windows Mobile
18 2 (0.046%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2600 (59.99%) Agile Software Development
2 1611 (37.17%) TDD
3 1336 (30.83%) MVC
4 1169 (26.97%) Scrum
5 920 (21.23%) Software Engineering
6 911 (21.02%) Continuous Integration
7 904 (20.86%) OO
8 490 (11.31%) BDD
9 481 (11.10%) OOP
10 462 (10.66%) SDLC
11 424 (9.78%) Web Development
12 385 (8.88%) SOA
13 369 (8.51%) Automated Testing
14 309 (7.13%) E-Commerce
15 296 (6.83%) Multithreading
16 288 (6.65%) DevOps
17 267 (6.16%) Front End Development
18 260 (6.00%) Mentoring
19 258 (5.95%) SOLID
20 220 (5.08%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1973 (45.52%) JavaScript
2 1863 (42.99%) C#
3 1613 (37.22%) SQL
4 1352 (31.20%) Java
5 490 (11.31%) PHP
6 391 (9.02%) Python
7 381 (8.79%) T-SQL
8 349 (8.05%) C++
9 226 (5.21%) VB.NET
10 154 (3.55%) C
11 144 (3.32%) ES6
11 144 (3.32%) Objective-C
12 138 (3.18%) TypeScript
13 117 (2.70%) PowerShell
14 109 (2.51%) Apple Swift
15 105 (2.42%) Ruby
16 95 (2.19%) Go
16 95 (2.19%) Scala
17 88 (2.03%) PL/SQL
18 69 (1.59%) VB
Qualifications
1 599 (13.82%) Degree
2 128 (2.95%) Security Cleared
3 90 (2.08%) SC Cleared
4 68 (1.57%) ISTQB
5 48 (1.11%) ISEB
6 33 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (0.53%) PhD
8 16 (0.37%) PMI Certification
9 12 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
10 11 (0.25%) HNC
10 11 (0.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 9 (0.21%) HND
12 6 (0.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 5 (0.12%) DBS Check
13 5 (0.12%) MySQL Certification
14 3 (0.069%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 3 (0.069%) Postgraduate
15 2 (0.046%) MCAD
15 2 (0.046%) MCSD
15 2 (0.046%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 426 (9.83%) QA
2 37 (0.85%) SDET
3 22 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 18 (0.42%) ISO 9001
5 13 (0.30%) SLA
6 11 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 10 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 10 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 8 (0.18%) IEC 61508
9 5 (0.12%) PMO
9 5 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.12%) WCAG
10 3 (0.069%) WAI
11 1 (0.023%) GCP
11 1 (0.023%) IFRS
11 1 (0.023%) IFRS 9
11 1 (0.023%) ISO 14001
11 1 (0.023%) MISRA
11 1 (0.023%) MISRA C
System Software
1 143 (3.30%) Docker
2 41 (0.95%) Varnish
3 39 (0.90%) Active Directory
4 22 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 16 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (0.28%) Firmware
8 9 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (0.16%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.092%) KVM
10 4 (0.092%) Xen
11 2 (0.046%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.046%) GFS2
11 2 (0.046%) HDFS
11 2 (0.046%) NFS
11 2 (0.046%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.023%) iptables
12 1 (0.023%) LXC
Systems Management
1 42 (0.97%) Puppet
2 41 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (0.62%) Ansible
4 19 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 14 (0.32%) Kibana
5 14 (0.32%) Kubernetes
5 14 (0.32%) Terraform
6 11 (0.25%) Packer
7 10 (0.23%) logstash
8 8 (0.18%) Control-M
9 5 (0.12%) Marathon
9 5 (0.12%) Mesos
10 4 (0.092%) SCCM
10 4 (0.092%) StatsD
10 4 (0.092%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.092%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 3 (0.069%) Ganglia
11 3 (0.069%) Graphite
12 2 (0.046%) Icinga
12 2 (0.046%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 685 (15.81%) Microsoft
2 367 (8.47%) Oracle
3 130 (3.00%) Zend
4 118 (2.72%) Google
5 108 (2.49%) Xamarin
6 101 (2.33%) IBM
7 90 (2.08%) Adobe
8 65 (1.50%) Coverity
9 59 (1.36%) Apple
10 47 (1.08%) SAP
11 43 (0.99%) Atlassian
12 35 (0.81%) Twitter
13 33 (0.76%) HP
14 30 (0.69%) VMware
15 24 (0.55%) Facebook
15 24 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
16 21 (0.48%) Cognizant
16 21 (0.48%) Sitecore
17 19 (0.44%) Sony
17 19 (0.44%) Sybase
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Nottinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Healthcare, Bonus, 32 Holidays
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £52000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £30000.0000 - £40000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits Package
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health insurance
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Network ITR
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Destinology Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum 25% bonus, 10% pension
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Empiric.com
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Lancaster, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday