The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
South East / Home Counties
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Home Counties 25.00% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 26.67% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Median salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +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 the Home Counties with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Home Counties
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 15 14 28
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Home Counties 93.75% 56.00% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 24
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +12.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £110,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the Home Counties

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Home Counties 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 the Home Counties

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in the Home Counties

Unit Testing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 23 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 Home Counties region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
1 13 (100.00%) RESTful
1 13 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 13 (100.00%) AngularJS
2 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties 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:

General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
1 13 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Software Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Developer
2 7 (53.85%) C# Software Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior JavaScript Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
1 13 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 13 (100.00%) RESTful
2 6 (46.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) MVC
1 13 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) VB.NET