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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
England / South East
Rank 92 102 115
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 452 586 537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.02% 3.05% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.50% 3.05%
Number of salaries quoted 395 534 458
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 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 12854 16763 17632
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.79%
Number of salaries quoted 10540 14127 14050
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £69,500
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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 25 March 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 25 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
Berkshire +56 98 £50,000 - 9
Surrey +15 94 £52,500 +5.00% 11
Hampshire -14 89 £42,500 - 8
West Sussex +15 75 £44,000 +10.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +5 43 £47,500 +5.55% 5
Kent +11 35 £37,500 -11.76% 4
Oxfordshire -42 12 £50,000 -4.76% 3
East Sussex -14 9 £38,000 -20.00% 1
Home Counties - 4 £50,000 -
Middlesex +8 1 £45,000 -18.18%
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 567 (61.23%) Agile Software Development
2 492 (53.13%) C#
3 466 (50.32%) .NET
4 455 (49.14%) SQL
5 399 (43.09%) JavaScript
6 371 (40.06%) HTML
7 359 (38.77%) TDD
8 331 (35.75%) MVC
9 282 (30.45%) CSS
10 275 (29.70%) SQL Server
11 269 (29.05%) Java
12 257 (27.75%) Scrum
13 241 (26.03%) Web Services
14 236 (25.49%) ASP.NET
15 230 (24.84%) Software Engineering
16 213 (23.00%) .NET Framework
17 204 (22.03%) AngularJS
18 189 (20.41%) Degree
19 173 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
20 158 (17.06%) Microsoft
21 151 (16.31%) OO
22 148 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
23 147 (15.87%) HTML5
24 146 (15.77%) jQuery
25 141 (15.23%) ASP.NET Web API
26 140 (15.12%) Windows
27 137 (14.79%) Visual Studio
27 137 (14.79%) WCF
28 135 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
29 128 (13.82%) Entity Framework

Unit Testing
Top Related 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 47 (5.08%) IIS
2 30 (3.24%) Elasticsearch
3 25 (2.70%) WebSphere
4 24 (2.59%) NServiceBus
5 23 (2.48%) WebSphere Application Server
6 21 (2.27%) CMS
6 21 (2.27%) SharePoint
7 19 (2.05%) Apache
8 14 (1.51%) JBoss
8 14 (1.51%) nginx
9 13 (1.40%) OpenStack
9 13 (1.40%) SharePoint Server
9 13 (1.40%) uWSGI
10 11 (1.19%) Tomcat
11 9 (0.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 6 (0.65%) Confluence
12 6 (0.65%) Hubot
13 4 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.43%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 73 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.32%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (0.43%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.11%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 173 (18.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 85 (9.18%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (1.73%) Cloud Computing
3 16 (1.73%) SaaS
4 15 (1.62%) Amazon EC2
5 11 (1.19%) GitHub
6 4 (0.43%) Office 365
6 4 (0.43%) PaaS
7 3 (0.32%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.22%) IaaS
9 1 (0.11%) Google Play
9 1 (0.11%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 34 (3.67%) TCP/IP
2 31 (3.35%) HTTP
3 12 (1.30%) DNS
4 5 (0.54%) Internet
5 3 (0.32%) Firewall
6 1 (0.11%) AMQP
6 1 (0.11%) ATM
6 1 (0.11%) CDMA
6 1 (0.11%) DHCP
6 1 (0.11%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.11%) GSM
6 1 (0.11%) LAN
6 1 (0.11%) LDAP
6 1 (0.11%) LTE
6 1 (0.11%) Modbus
6 1 (0.11%) RS-485
6 1 (0.11%) SSH
6 1 (0.11%) SSL
6 1 (0.11%) UMTS
6 1 (0.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 275 (29.70%) SQL Server
2 78 (8.42%) NoSQL
3 64 (6.91%) MySQL
4 61 (6.59%) Relational Database
5 57 (6.16%) MongoDB
6 56 (6.05%) Azure SQL Database
7 53 (5.72%) Apache Cassandra
8 50 (5.40%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (4.86%) Redis
10 26 (2.81%) Big Data
11 24 (2.59%) Couchbase
11 24 (2.59%) CouchDB
12 22 (2.38%) Event Store
12 22 (2.38%) RavenDB
13 17 (1.84%) MariaDB
14 16 (1.73%) Oracle Database
14 16 (1.73%) SQLite
15 15 (1.62%) Amazon RDS
16 13 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (1.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 137 (14.79%) Visual Studio
2 123 (13.28%) Git (software)
3 91 (9.83%) Team Foundation Server
4 74 (7.99%) Subversion
5 65 (7.02%) Selenium
6 61 (6.59%) JIRA
6 61 (6.59%) NUnit
7 56 (6.05%) Jenkins
8 53 (5.72%) Maven
9 51 (5.51%) TeamCity
10 45 (4.86%) JSUnit
11 44 (4.75%) JUnit
12 26 (2.81%) SoapUI
12 26 (2.81%) WebDriver
13 25 (2.70%) Eclipse
14 24 (2.59%) Gradle
14 24 (2.59%) Octopus Deploy
15 20 (2.16%) JMeter
15 20 (2.16%) Moq
16 19 (2.05%) HP UFT
General
1 91 (9.83%) Finance
2 29 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 20 (2.16%) Banking
4 17 (1.84%) Retail
5 14 (1.51%) Automotive
6 11 (1.19%) Electronics
6 11 (1.19%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.08%) Advertising
8 7 (0.76%) Marketing
9 6 (0.65%) Games
10 5 (0.54%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.54%) Legal
10 5 (0.54%) Military
11 4 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
12 2 (0.22%) Back Office
12 2 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.11%) Front Office
13 1 (0.11%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 690 (74.51%) Developer
2 307 (33.15%) .NET Developer
3 264 (28.51%) C# Developer
4 203 (21.92%) C# .NET Developer
5 162 (17.49%) Software Developer
6 159 (17.17%) Senior Developer
7 144 (15.55%) Java Developer
8 106 (11.45%) JavaScript Developer
9 103 (11.12%) C# Software Developer
10 100 (10.80%) Software Engineer
11 87 (9.40%) SQL Developer
12 83 (8.96%) .NET Software Developer
13 76 (8.21%) HTML Developer
14 71 (7.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 62 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
16 59 (6.37%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 52 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
18 50 (5.40%) Senior .NET Developer
19 47 (5.08%) C++ Developer
20 46 (4.97%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 466 (50.32%) .NET
2 371 (40.06%) HTML
3 282 (30.45%) CSS
4 241 (26.03%) Web Services
5 236 (25.49%) ASP.NET
6 213 (23.00%) .NET Framework
7 204 (22.03%) AngularJS
8 147 (15.87%) HTML5
9 146 (15.77%) jQuery
10 141 (15.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 137 (14.79%) WCF
12 135 (14.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 128 (13.82%) Entity Framework
14 117 (12.63%) REST
15 114 (12.31%) Spring
16 97 (10.48%) XML
17 95 (10.26%) J2EE
18 88 (9.50%) RESTful
19 87 (9.40%) Hibernate
20 81 (8.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 101 (10.91%) Computer Science
2 93 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 57 (6.16%) Blog
3 57 (6.16%) User Experience
4 49 (5.29%) Mobile App
5 31 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 29 (3.13%) Client/Server
7 19 (2.05%) BBC
8 14 (1.51%) Embedded Systems
9 12 (1.30%) CUDA
10 11 (1.19%) GPGPU
10 11 (1.19%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.19%) Robotics
11 9 (0.97%) Algorithms
12 6 (0.65%) Social Media
13 5 (0.54%) Animation
13 5 (0.54%) NHS
13 5 (0.54%) N-Tier
14 3 (0.32%) iPad
14 3 (0.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 140 (15.12%) Windows
2 110 (11.88%) Linux
3 37 (4.00%) Unix
4 27 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 22 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 20 (2.16%) Apple iOS
7 19 (2.05%) Solaris
8 18 (1.94%) Ubuntu
9 15 (1.62%) Android
10 13 (1.40%) Debian
11 10 (1.08%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.22%) VMS
13 1 (0.11%) CentOS
13 1 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 567 (61.23%) Agile Software Development
2 359 (38.77%) TDD
3 331 (35.75%) MVC
4 257 (27.75%) Scrum
5 230 (24.84%) Software Engineering
6 151 (16.31%) OO
7 148 (15.98%) Continuous Integration
8 104 (11.23%) Automated Testing
9 91 (9.83%) SOLID
10 87 (9.40%) System Testing
11 79 (8.53%) SOA
12 69 (7.45%) Web Development
13 68 (7.34%) BDD
14 66 (7.13%) OOP
15 65 (7.02%) SDLC
16 60 (6.48%) User Acceptance Testing
17 54 (5.83%) Multithreading
18 52 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 51 (5.51%) Performance Tuning
20 48 (5.18%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 492 (53.13%) C#
2 455 (49.14%) SQL
3 399 (43.09%) JavaScript
4 269 (29.05%) Java
5 127 (13.71%) T-SQL
6 111 (11.99%) C++
7 103 (11.12%) VB.NET
8 89 (9.61%) Python
9 54 (5.83%) PHP
10 36 (3.89%) PowerShell
11 34 (3.67%) Ruby
12 28 (3.02%) C
13 27 (2.92%) Scala
14 25 (2.70%) PL/SQL
15 21 (2.27%) MATLAB
16 20 (2.16%) Bash Shell
17 16 (1.73%) Shell Script
18 14 (1.51%) PHP 7
18 14 (1.51%) VB
19 11 (1.19%) Perl
Qualifications
1 189 (20.41%) Degree
2 43 (4.64%) ISTQB
3 36 (3.89%) Security Cleared
4 27 (2.92%) ISEB
5 24 (2.59%) SC Cleared
6 7 (0.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.22%) HNC
7 2 (0.22%) MCAD
7 2 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.22%) PhD
8 1 (0.11%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.11%) HND
8 1 (0.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (9.94%) QA
2 5 (0.54%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.11%) IFRS
5 1 (0.11%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.11%) SDET
System Software
1 46 (4.97%) Docker
2 17 (1.84%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (1.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (1.19%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.22%) HDFS
6 1 (0.11%) Firmware
6 1 (0.11%) iptables
6 1 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 23 (2.48%) Puppet
3 16 (1.73%) Ansible
4 5 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.43%) Terraform
5 4 (0.43%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.43%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 3 (0.32%) Packer
7 2 (0.22%) Perfmon
8 1 (0.11%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 158 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 108 (11.66%) Oracle
3 28 (3.02%) VMware
3 28 (3.02%) Zend
4 19 (2.05%) HP
4 19 (2.05%) Sony
5 13 (1.40%) SAP
6 12 (1.30%) Jaspersoft
7 9 (0.97%) BT
8 8 (0.86%) Atlassian
9 7 (0.76%) Twitter
10 6 (0.65%) IBM
10 6 (0.65%) Sun
11 5 (0.54%) ServiceNow
12 4 (0.43%) Borland
12 4 (0.43%) Terracotta
13 3 (0.32%) F5
13 3 (0.32%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.32%) Sage
13 3 (0.32%) Thunderhead
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Salary: £38000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £52000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 34k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Gatwick, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Connections
Salary: 40,000 to £55,000
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South East
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnham, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Extensive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum up to 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: Up to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Talent International
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Pass software Ltd
Posted: 15 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 5 days ago