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

Unit Testing
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 64 62
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 2.01% 0.18% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 0.21% 2.11%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 12
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 Suffolk with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 358 484 570
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 89.72% 87.52% 85.07%
Number of salaries quoted 331 452 520
Median salary £42,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.32% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Suffolk

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 25 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
Ipswich - 8 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Suffolk 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%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
2 11 (84.62%) AngularJS
2 11 (84.62%) SOLID
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
5 8 (61.54%) Scrum
5 8 (61.54%) Degree
5 8 (61.54%) WCF
6 7 (53.85%) Subversion
6 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 7 (53.85%) MVC
6 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (46.15%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 6 (46.15%) Sass
7 6 (46.15%) LESS
7 6 (46.15%) REST
7 6 (46.15%) CSS3
7 6 (46.15%) HTML5
7 6 (46.15%) Web Services
7 6 (46.15%) OO
7 6 (46.15%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Couchbase
2 1 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Subversion
2 6 (46.15%) JIRA
3 5 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (69.23%) C# Developer
3 8 (61.54%) Software Developer
4 7 (53.85%) .NET Software Developer
4 7 (53.85%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (53.85%) Software Engineer
5 6 (46.15%) .NET Software Engineer
5 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (46.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 6 (46.15%) C# Software Engineer
5 6 (46.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Developer
6 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
7 1 (7.69%) Analytics Manager
7 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 1 (7.69%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) CSS
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (84.62%) AngularJS
2 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 9 (69.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 8 (61.54%) WCF
5 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 6 (46.15%) Ajax
6 6 (46.15%) CSS3
6 6 (46.15%) HTML5
6 6 (46.15%) JSON
6 6 (46.15%) LESS
6 6 (46.15%) REST
6 6 (46.15%) Sass
6 6 (46.15%) Web Services
7 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (38.46%) Kendo UI
7 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (84.62%) SOLID
3 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
4 8 (61.54%) Scrum
5 7 (53.85%) MVC
5 7 (53.85%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 6 (46.15%) OO
7 4 (30.77%) Analytics
7 4 (30.77%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (23.08%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (15.38%) CRUD
9 2 (15.38%) Integration Testing
9 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
9 2 (15.38%) Kanban
9 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
9 2 (15.38%) Release Management
9 2 (15.38%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft