Unit Testing Jobs in the South East

Unit Testing
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 26 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 205 157 72
Rank change year-on-year -48 -85 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 205 298 885
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 1.19% 2.10% 4.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 2.22% 4.61%
Number of salaries quoted 161 207 475
10th Percentile £46,750 £41,250 £42,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -8.33% +14.29%
75th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.17% -4.00% +13.64%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,434 13,394 19,197
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 83.67% 94.49% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 9,994 7,821 11,800
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in the South East

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unit Testing in the South East.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in the South East

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in the South East over the 6 months to 26 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in the South East

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Hampshire -38 70 £57,500 +4.55% 10
Thames Valley -52 66 £54,000 -1.82% 17
Berkshire -2 32 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Surrey -4 25 £58,000 -7.20% 5
Buckinghamshire -54 23 £55,000 -4.35% 4
Kent +5 22 £55,000 -17.29% 2
East Sussex +17 12 £60,000 -7.69%
Oxfordshire -14 11 £52,500 -4.55% 9
Middlesex -17 4 - - 1
West Sussex +15 3 £70,000 +7.69% 5
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (1.95%) CMS
2 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Exchange
2 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.98%) Confluence
3 2 (0.98%) JBoss
4 1 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Mathematica
1 1 (0.49%) OrCAD
1 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (3.41%) Payment Gateway
2 7 (3.41%) Siebel CRM
3 4 (1.95%) SDL Web 8
4 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 71 (34.63%) Azure
2 47 (22.93%) AWS
3 28 (13.66%) Azure DevOps
4 27 (13.17%) SaaS
5 15 (7.32%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (4.88%) Microsoft 365
6 10 (4.88%) Power Automate
6 10 (4.88%) Power Platform
7 8 (3.90%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.93%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 6 (2.93%) PaaS
8 6 (2.93%) Serverless
9 4 (1.95%) TestFlight
10 2 (0.98%) Amazon EKS
10 2 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.98%) Entra ID
10 2 (0.98%) GitHub
10 2 (0.98%) OCI
10 2 (0.98%) PowerApps
11 1 (0.49%) Amazon ECS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.49%) 4G
1 1 (0.49%) 5G
1 1 (0.49%) Bluetooth
1 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
1 1 (0.49%) LoRaWAN
1 1 (0.49%) Modbus
1 1 (0.49%) MQTT
1 1 (0.49%) RS-232
1 1 (0.49%) RS-485
1 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
1 1 (0.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 23 (11.22%) MongoDB
3 22 (10.73%) NoSQL
4 16 (7.80%) Redis
5 11 (5.37%) MySQL
5 11 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.39%) Oracle Database
7 8 (3.90%) MariaDB
8 7 (3.41%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (3.41%) Relational Database
8 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (2.93%) Azure SQL Database
9 6 (2.93%) Power BI
10 4 (1.95%) Big Data
11 2 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 2 (0.98%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.98%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 44 (21.46%) Git
2 29 (14.15%) Visual Studio
3 23 (11.22%) Jenkins
4 21 (10.24%) JIRA
5 19 (9.27%) NUnit
6 17 (8.29%) Octopus Deploy
7 10 (4.88%) Postman
8 7 (3.41%) Cucumber
8 7 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.93%) JUnit
10 5 (2.44%) GitLab
10 5 (2.44%) MSTest
11 4 (1.95%) Android Studio
11 4 (1.95%) JMeter
11 4 (1.95%) Moq
11 4 (1.95%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.95%) Xcode
12 3 (1.46%) SonarQube
12 3 (1.46%) Sourcetree
13 2 (0.98%) IntelliJ
General
1 63 (30.73%) Social Skills
2 36 (17.56%) Finance
3 20 (9.76%) Marketing
4 15 (7.32%) Legal
5 9 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.90%) Public Sector
7 6 (2.93%) Electronics
7 6 (2.93%) Law
7 6 (2.93%) Manufacturing
7 6 (2.93%) Retail
8 5 (2.44%) Telecoms
9 4 (1.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (0.98%) Health Technology
10 2 (0.98%) Tech for Good
11 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.49%) Games
11 1 (0.49%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 139 (67.80%) Developer
2 47 (22.93%) .NET Developer
3 40 (19.51%) Senior
4 39 (19.02%) Software Engineer
5 38 (18.54%) C# Developer
6 33 (16.10%) Senior Developer
7 29 (14.15%) Full Stack Developer
8 26 (12.68%) C# .NET Developer
8 26 (12.68%) Software Developer
9 24 (11.71%) Lead
10 21 (10.24%) PHP Developer
11 15 (7.32%) Senior .NET Developer
12 13 (6.34%) Lead Developer
12 13 (6.34%) Lead Software Developer
12 13 (6.34%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
13 12 (5.85%) C# Software Developer
14 10 (4.88%) Azure Developer
14 10 (4.88%) Full Stack PHP Developer
14 10 (4.88%) PHP Laravel Developer
14 10 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (54.63%) .NET
2 35 (17.07%) .NET Core
3 33 (16.10%) AngularJS
3 33 (16.10%) REST
4 32 (15.61%) jQuery
4 32 (15.61%) React
5 29 (14.15%) ASP.NET
6 26 (12.68%) CSS
6 26 (12.68%) HTML
7 20 (9.76%) Laravel
7 20 (9.76%) RESTful
7 20 (9.76%) SOAP
7 20 (9.76%) Vue
8 18 (8.78%) RabbitMQ
9 17 (8.29%) .NET Framework
10 16 (7.80%) MSMQ
11 15 (7.32%) Web Services
12 14 (6.83%) Node.js
12 14 (6.83%) OAuth
13 13 (6.34%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (9.27%) Product Ownership
2 17 (8.29%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (7.32%) Digital Media
4 9 (4.39%) Legacy Applications
4 9 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 8 (3.90%) Algorithms
5 8 (3.90%) Data Structures
5 8 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (1.95%) Legacy Code
6 4 (1.95%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.95%) Onboarding
7 3 (1.46%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.46%) Distributed Systems
7 3 (1.46%) IoT
7 3 (1.46%) PMI
8 2 (0.98%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.98%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (0.98%) Low-Code
8 2 (0.98%) Team-Oriented Environment
Operating Systems
1 23 (11.22%) Windows
2 5 (2.44%) Linux
3 4 (1.95%) Android
4 1 (0.49%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (67.80%) Agile
2 84 (40.98%) DevOps
3 66 (32.20%) Software Engineering
4 62 (30.24%) Design Patterns
5 58 (28.29%) TDD
6 52 (25.37%) Problem-Solving
7 44 (21.46%) CI/CD
7 44 (21.46%) Full Stack Development
8 40 (19.51%) Test Automation
9 37 (18.05%) MVC
9 37 (18.05%) User Experience
10 33 (16.10%) Microservices
11 27 (13.17%) OOP
12 25 (12.20%) Computer Science
13 24 (11.71%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (9.76%) Integration Testing
14 20 (9.76%) OO
15 19 (9.27%) Code Quality
15 19 (9.27%) Mentoring
15 19 (9.27%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 121 (59.02%) C#
2 90 (43.90%) JavaScript
3 70 (34.15%) SQL
4 29 (14.15%) PHP
5 24 (11.71%) Java
6 18 (8.78%) TypeScript
7 17 (8.29%) C++
8 14 (6.83%) Python
8 14 (6.83%) VB.NET
9 13 (6.34%) C
10 8 (3.90%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.41%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.95%) Bash
12 4 (1.95%) Go
12 4 (1.95%) JSX
13 3 (1.46%) Perl
13 3 (1.46%) XAML
14 2 (0.98%) Assembly Language
14 2 (0.98%) Ruby
14 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (18.54%) Degree
2 19 (9.27%) Security Cleared
3 17 (8.29%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (2.44%) Master's Degree
6 4 (1.95%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.46%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.15%) QA
2 1 (0.49%) GDPR
2 1 (0.49%) IEC 62304
2 1 (0.49%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (11.22%) Docker
2 4 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.98%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.98%) Firmware
4 1 (0.49%) Embedded Firmware
Systems Management
1 22 (10.73%) Kubernetes
2 12 (5.85%) Terraform
3 4 (1.95%) Ansible
4 2 (0.98%) Grafana
4 2 (0.98%) Kibana
4 2 (0.98%) Podman
4 2 (0.98%) Puppet
5 1 (0.49%) Packer
Vendors
1 49 (23.90%) Microsoft
2 21 (10.24%) Oracle
3 7 (3.41%) Siebel
4 5 (2.44%) SAP
5 4 (1.95%) Apple
5 4 (1.95%) Google
5 4 (1.95%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.46%) DevExpress
6 3 (1.46%) Telerik
7 2 (0.98%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.98%) Splunk
8 1 (0.49%) Adobe
8 1 (0.49%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.49%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.49%) Atmel
8 1 (0.49%) Cognizant
8 1 (0.49%) Freescale
8 1 (0.49%) IBM