Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 79 123
Rank change year-on-year +14 +44 +57
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 223 211 178
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.22% 3.62% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 4.01% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 196 203 162
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% -9.52%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.74% +3.89%

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,705 5,256 6,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 89.13% 90.08% 87.39%
Number of salaries quoted 3,904 4,266 5,184
Surrey median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,000 £28,875 £28,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £68,750 £68,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Surrey

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Surrey

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Surrey over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Surrey

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Reigate +35 65 £50,000 -4.76%
Guildford -5 45 £40,000 +14.29% 11
Leatherhead -1 17 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Camberley - 13 £42,500 - 1
Horley +5 12 £50,000 +11.11%
Egham - 10 £47,500 -
Dorking +16 6 - -
Godalming -19 5 £42,500 -19.05%
Redhill -20 3 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Woking -4 2 £30,000 -29.41% 6
Farnham -29 1 - -
Caterham - 1 £50,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 169 (75.78%) C#
2 156 (69.96%) .NET
3 125 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
4 87 (39.01%) Software Engineering
5 86 (38.57%) JavaScript
5 86 (38.57%) SQL
6 83 (37.22%) Scrum
7 82 (36.77%) Visual Studio
8 76 (34.08%) Microsoft
9 70 (31.39%) Test Automation
10 66 (29.60%) SQL Server
10 66 (29.60%) TDD
11 65 (29.15%) HTML
12 63 (28.25%) MVC
13 62 (27.80%) CSS
13 62 (27.80%) Continuous Integration
14 58 (26.01%) ASP.NET
15 57 (25.56%) Finance
16 56 (25.11%) Java
17 49 (21.97%) QA
18 48 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
19 47 (21.08%) MSTest
19 47 (21.08%) Ranorex
20 43 (19.28%) Defect Management
20 43 (19.28%) Moq
20 43 (19.28%) HP Quality Center
21 40 (17.94%) Acceptance Criteria
22 38 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC
22 38 (17.04%) Degree
22 38 (17.04%) Refactoring

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 13 (5.83%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.79%) JBoss
4 4 (1.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.90%) Drupal
5 2 (0.90%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.90%) SAS
6 1 (0.45%) Apache
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 1 (0.45%) CMS
6 1 (0.45%) Confluence
6 1 (0.45%) GemFire
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 48 (21.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (8.07%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (7.62%) SaaS
4 8 (3.59%) npm
5 7 (3.14%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 4 (1.79%) Google Play
6 4 (1.79%) NuGet
6 4 (1.79%) OpenShift
7 2 (0.90%) Serverless
8 1 (0.45%) Force.com
8 1 (0.45%) GitHub
8 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.79%) HTTP
2 3 (1.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (29.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.04%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.59%) NoSQL
4 7 (3.14%) Big Data
4 7 (3.14%) MySQL
5 4 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (0.90%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.45%) HBase
7 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP
7 1 (0.45%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.45%) OLTP
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.45%) Power BI
7 1 (0.45%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.45%) Redis
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 82 (36.77%) Visual Studio
2 47 (21.08%) MSTest
2 47 (21.08%) Ranorex
3 43 (19.28%) Moq
4 36 (16.14%) Git (software)
5 18 (8.07%) Gradle
6 17 (7.62%) Jenkins
7 15 (6.73%) NUnit
8 13 (5.83%) JIRA
8 13 (5.83%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (4.93%) Android Studio
10 10 (4.48%) Maven
11 9 (4.04%) JUnit
12 8 (3.59%) Ant
12 8 (3.59%) Oracle APEX
13 7 (3.14%) Subversion
14 6 (2.69%) TeamCity
15 5 (2.24%) Visual Studio Team System
16 4 (1.79%) Eclipse
16 4 (1.79%) Xcode
General
1 57 (25.56%) Finance
2 13 (5.83%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.79%) Publishing
4 2 (0.90%) Games
5 1 (0.45%) Advertising
5 1 (0.45%) Marketing
5 1 (0.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 158 (70.85%) Developer
2 75 (33.63%) .NET Developer
3 69 (30.94%) Software Developer
4 58 (26.01%) C# Developer
5 56 (25.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 43 (19.28%) .NET Software Developer
7 42 (18.83%) C# Software Developer
8 41 (18.39%) QA Engineer
9 32 (14.35%) Senior Developer
10 29 (13.00%) QA Leader
11 26 (11.66%) Software Engineer
12 24 (10.76%) Test Engineer
13 22 (9.87%) QA Test Engineer
14 19 (8.52%) Architect
14 19 (8.52%) Lead Architect
15 18 (8.07%) C++ Developer
15 18 (8.07%) Java Developer
16 17 (7.62%) Developer in Test
16 17 (7.62%) SQL Developer
17 16 (7.17%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (69.96%) .NET
2 65 (29.15%) HTML
3 62 (27.80%) CSS
4 58 (26.01%) ASP.NET
5 38 (17.04%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (16.14%) AngularJS
7 34 (15.25%) HTML5
7 34 (15.25%) Velocity
8 29 (13.00%) CSS3
8 29 (13.00%) WCF
9 24 (10.76%) .NET Framework
9 24 (10.76%) jQuery
10 22 (9.87%) WPF
11 19 (8.52%) Ajax
11 19 (8.52%) WinForms
12 18 (8.07%) Entity Framework
13 16 (7.17%) XML
14 14 (6.28%) Middleware
15 12 (5.38%) RESTful
15 12 (5.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (11.21%) Algorithms
2 24 (10.76%) Reinsurance
3 22 (9.87%) Computer Science
4 16 (7.17%) Over-the-Top Content
4 16 (7.17%) Video on Demand
5 10 (4.48%) N-Tier
6 9 (4.04%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.59%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.69%) EMV
9 4 (1.79%) Mobile Payment
9 4 (1.79%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.79%) User Experience
10 3 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (0.90%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.45%) Replication
12 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 37 (16.59%) Android
1 37 (16.59%) Apple iOS
2 36 (16.14%) Windows
3 32 (14.35%) Linux
4 5 (2.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.79%) Unix
5 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.35%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (56.05%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (39.01%) Software Engineering
3 83 (37.22%) Scrum
4 70 (31.39%) Test Automation
5 66 (29.60%) TDD
6 63 (28.25%) MVC
7 62 (27.80%) Continuous Integration
8 43 (19.28%) Defect Management
9 40 (17.94%) Acceptance Criteria
10 38 (17.04%) Refactoring
11 36 (16.14%) OO
12 35 (15.70%) User Stories
13 30 (13.45%) Problem-Solving
14 25 (11.21%) SOA
15 24 (10.76%) Non-Functional Testing
15 24 (10.76%) Risk Management
16 20 (8.97%) SDET
17 18 (8.07%) DevOps
18 17 (7.62%) Android Development
19 16 (7.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 169 (75.78%) C#
2 86 (38.57%) JavaScript
2 86 (38.57%) SQL
3 56 (25.11%) Java
4 34 (15.25%) C++
5 21 (9.42%) PHP
5 21 (9.42%) Python
6 14 (6.28%) PL/SQL
7 10 (4.48%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.14%) Apex Code
8 7 (3.14%) Java 8
9 6 (2.69%) PowerShell
9 6 (2.69%) Ruby
9 6 (2.69%) Scala
9 6 (2.69%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.24%) Objective-C
11 4 (1.79%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.90%) Embedded C++
12 2 (0.90%) R
12 2 (0.90%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 38 (17.04%) Degree
2 11 (4.93%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.90%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (21.97%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) PA-DSS
2 3 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (4.04%) Docker
2 4 (1.79%) LXC
3 1 (0.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.45%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 43 (19.28%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (4.04%) Ansible
3 6 (2.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 76 (34.08%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.07%) Oracle
3 11 (4.93%) TOWER Software
4 7 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.79%) Actuate
5 4 (1.79%) Google
6 3 (1.35%) Sony
7 2 (0.90%) Apple
7 2 (0.90%) Talend
8 1 (0.45%) Nintex
8 1 (0.45%) Pardot
8 1 (0.45%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.45%) Xamarin