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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 131 131
Rank change year-on-year +30 0  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 444 464 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.04% 2.52% 2.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.91% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 430 440 423
Median salary £44,000 £45,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.22% -1.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,375 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12681 15961 18194
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.86% 86.66% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41972 54743 58611
Median salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,250 £68,750 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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 3 months to 28 June 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
Hampshire 0 84 £45,000 +5.88% 17
Surrey +33 77 £45,000 -5.26% 19
Buckinghamshire +23 72 £44,000 -2.22% 8
Berkshire +37 68 £47,500 -5.00% 10
West Sussex -8 55 £34,000 -17.07% 4
Kent +21 34 £40,000 - 3
Oxfordshire +13 34 £60,000 +14.28% 8
East Sussex -9 20 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Middlesex - 1 - -
Unit Testing
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 558 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 449 (50.06%) C#
3 425 (47.38%) JavaScript
4 403 (44.93%) .NET
5 388 (43.26%) SQL
6 346 (38.57%) HTML
7 343 (38.24%) MVC
8 316 (35.23%) CSS
9 292 (32.55%) TDD
10 277 (30.88%) ASP.NET
11 272 (30.32%) Java
12 264 (29.43%) SQL Server
13 232 (25.86%) Scrum
14 218 (24.30%) Software Engineering
15 202 (22.52%) Degree
16 195 (21.74%) AngularJS
17 182 (20.29%) jQuery
18 181 (20.18%) Web Services
19 180 (20.07%) OO
19 180 (20.07%) .NET Framework
20 174 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
21 162 (18.06%) Test Automation
22 143 (15.94%) Visual Studio
22 143 (15.94%) Git (software)
23 142 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
24 130 (14.49%) VB.NET
24 130 (14.49%) Windows
24 130 (14.49%) HTML5
25 128 (14.27%) Linux
26 119 (13.27%) Spring

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 39 (4.35%) IIS
2 36 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (3.34%) CMS
4 29 (3.23%) Tomcat
5 25 (2.79%) Apache
6 23 (2.56%) nginx
6 23 (2.56%) uWSGI
7 16 (1.78%) JBoss
8 15 (1.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (1.56%) Apache Spark
9 14 (1.56%) SharePoint
9 14 (1.56%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.56%) WebSphere Application Server
10 13 (1.45%) OpenStack
11 12 (1.34%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (0.56%) Apache ServiceMix
13 4 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.45%) GemFire
13 4 (0.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 4 (0.45%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (1.23%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.22%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 98 (10.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
4 31 (3.46%) SaaS
5 24 (2.68%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.23%) GitHub
7 9 (1.00%) Google Play
8 6 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (0.67%) PaaS
9 5 (0.56%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.33%) Office 365
10 3 (0.33%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (3.46%) HTTP
2 28 (3.12%) TCP/IP
3 10 (1.11%) DNS
4 9 (1.00%) Intranet
5 7 (0.78%) Wireless
6 6 (0.67%) Internet
7 5 (0.56%) Broadband
8 3 (0.33%) CDMA
8 3 (0.33%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.33%) GSM
8 3 (0.33%) LTE
8 3 (0.33%) UMTS
9 2 (0.22%) ATM
9 2 (0.22%) Firewall
9 2 (0.22%) LDAP
9 2 (0.22%) Modbus
10 1 (0.11%) AMQP
10 1 (0.11%) RS-485
10 1 (0.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 94 (10.48%) MySQL
3 81 (9.03%) Relational Database
4 63 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 60 (6.69%) PostgreSQL
6 46 (5.13%) Big Data
7 44 (4.91%) Apache Cassandra
8 41 (4.57%) MongoDB
9 24 (2.68%) Amazon RDS
10 21 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (2.12%) Oracle Database
12 18 (2.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 14 (1.56%) SSDT
14 13 (1.45%) MariaDB
15 10 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
15 10 (1.11%) MS Access
15 10 (1.11%) SQLite
16 9 (1.00%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (0.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 7 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 143 (15.94%) Git (software)
1 143 (15.94%) Visual Studio
2 83 (9.25%) Subversion
3 81 (9.03%) JIRA
4 80 (8.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 71 (7.92%) Jenkins
6 65 (7.25%) Selenium
7 62 (6.91%) JUnit
7 62 (6.91%) NUnit
8 56 (6.24%) Maven
9 47 (5.24%) JSUnit
10 41 (4.57%) WebDriver
11 34 (3.79%) Eclipse
11 34 (3.79%) HP UFT
12 33 (3.68%) SoapUI
13 32 (3.57%) JMeter
14 23 (2.56%) GitLab
15 21 (2.34%) TeamCity
16 20 (2.23%) MSTest
17 19 (2.12%) MSBuild
General
1 113 (12.60%) Finance
2 22 (2.45%) Retail
3 19 (2.12%) Marketing
4 17 (1.90%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.67%) Publishing
6 9 (1.00%) Banking
6 9 (1.00%) Electronics
7 8 (0.89%) Law
8 7 (0.78%) Manufacturing
9 6 (0.67%) Advertising
9 6 (0.67%) Games
10 4 (0.45%) Automotive
11 3 (0.33%) Back Office
11 3 (0.33%) Corporate Banking
11 3 (0.33%) Legal
11 3 (0.33%) Military
12 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 684 (76.25%) Developer
2 269 (29.99%) .NET Developer
3 212 (23.63%) C# Developer
4 157 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 151 (16.83%) Java Developer
6 134 (14.94%) Software Developer
7 121 (13.49%) Senior Developer
8 105 (11.71%) ASP.NET Developer
9 94 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
10 83 (9.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 75 (8.36%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 71 (7.92%) C# Software Developer
13 70 (7.80%) .NET Software Developer
13 70 (7.80%) Software Engineer
14 69 (7.69%) SQL Developer
15 66 (7.36%) HTML Developer
16 53 (5.91%) Senior Java Developer
17 46 (5.13%) Junior
18 44 (4.91%) Junior Developer
18 44 (4.91%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (44.93%) .NET
2 346 (38.57%) HTML
3 316 (35.23%) CSS
4 277 (30.88%) ASP.NET
5 195 (21.74%) AngularJS
6 182 (20.29%) jQuery
7 181 (20.18%) Web Services
8 180 (20.07%) .NET Framework
9 174 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC
10 130 (14.49%) HTML5
11 119 (13.27%) Spring
12 110 (12.26%) Entity Framework
13 94 (10.48%) Ajax
13 94 (10.48%) XML
14 89 (9.92%) ASP.NET Web API
15 87 (9.70%) RESTful
16 86 (9.59%) Hibernate
17 78 (8.70%) WCF
17 78 (8.70%) WPF
18 71 (7.92%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 118 (13.15%) Analytical Skills
2 84 (9.36%) Computer Science
3 66 (7.36%) Mobile App
4 53 (5.91%) Greenfield Project
5 47 (5.24%) Client/Server
6 39 (4.35%) User Experience
7 19 (2.12%) Enterprise Software
8 15 (1.67%) N-Tier
9 12 (1.34%) BBC
9 12 (1.34%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.23%) Social Media
11 9 (1.00%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.78%) Contactless
13 6 (0.67%) Blog
14 5 (0.56%) Animation
14 5 (0.56%) Embedded Systems
14 5 (0.56%) Fintech
14 5 (0.56%) Mobile Payment
14 5 (0.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 130 (14.49%) Windows
2 128 (14.27%) Linux
3 35 (3.90%) Unix
4 33 (3.68%) Apple iOS
5 30 (3.34%) Android
6 24 (2.68%) Ubuntu
7 23 (2.56%) Debian
8 10 (1.11%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.67%) Windows Server
10 5 (0.56%) Solaris
11 4 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.33%) CentOS
12 3 (0.33%) FreeBSD
12 3 (0.33%) Mac OS X
12 3 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 558 (62.21%) Agile Software Development
2 343 (38.24%) MVC
3 292 (32.55%) TDD
4 232 (25.86%) Scrum
5 218 (24.30%) Software Engineering
6 180 (20.07%) OO
7 162 (18.06%) Test Automation
8 142 (15.83%) Continuous Integration
9 89 (9.92%) Web Development
10 81 (9.03%) OOP
11 72 (8.03%) System Testing
12 64 (7.13%) SDLC
12 64 (7.13%) UML
13 60 (6.69%) BDD
13 60 (6.69%) SOA
14 55 (6.13%) SOLID
15 53 (5.91%) Test Strategy
16 52 (5.80%) Test Scripting
17 49 (5.46%) Front End Development
18 47 (5.24%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 449 (50.06%) C#
2 425 (47.38%) JavaScript
3 388 (43.26%) SQL
4 272 (30.32%) Java
5 130 (14.49%) VB.NET
6 96 (10.70%) Python
7 94 (10.48%) C++
8 81 (9.03%) T-SQL
9 41 (4.57%) C
10 40 (4.46%) Ruby
11 29 (3.23%) PHP
12 24 (2.68%) Bash Shell
13 23 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 22 (2.45%) PL/SQL
15 21 (2.34%) Scala
16 17 (1.90%) Perl
17 16 (1.78%) TypeScript
18 14 (1.56%) ES6
19 11 (1.23%) ABAP
20 9 (1.00%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 202 (22.52%) Degree
2 56 (6.24%) ISTQB
3 34 (3.79%) Security Cleared
4 33 (3.68%) Computer Science Degree
4 33 (3.68%) ISEB
5 21 (2.34%) SC Cleared
6 8 (0.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 4 (0.45%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.22%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.11%) HND
9 1 (0.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (11.26%) QA
2 5 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.11%) IEC 61131
4 1 (0.11%) IFRS
4 1 (0.11%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.11%) JTAG
4 1 (0.11%) MISRA
System Software
1 50 (5.57%) Docker
2 13 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 13 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (1.34%) Active Directory
4 4 (0.45%) HDFS
5 3 (0.33%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (3.01%) Ansible
2 16 (1.78%) Terraform
3 15 (1.67%) Packer
4 12 (1.34%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.11%) Puppet
6 6 (0.67%) Grafana
6 6 (0.67%) Kibana
6 6 (0.67%) StatsD
7 3 (0.33%) logstash
8 2 (0.22%) Perfmon
9 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 109 (12.15%) Microsoft
2 98 (10.93%) Oracle
3 25 (2.79%) HP
4 23 (2.56%) VMware
4 23 (2.56%) Zend
5 19 (2.12%) Google
6 16 (1.78%) Sony
7 15 (1.67%) SAP
8 12 (1.34%) Jaspersoft
9 10 (1.11%) Xamarin
10 8 (0.89%) Sun
11 7 (0.78%) Red Hat
12 6 (0.67%) New Relic
12 6 (0.67%) Telerik
13 5 (0.56%) BT
14 4 (0.45%) Tableau
15 3 (0.33%) ServiceNow
15 3 (0.33%) Sitecore
15 3 (0.33%) Thunderhead
16 2 (0.22%) Nintex
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chesham, Buckinghamshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000
Posted: 16 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £35k + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £77,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42500 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Horley, Surrey
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40-45k+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45-55k+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago