Period
to 14 July 2020

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 14 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Surrey
6 months to
14 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 57 85
Rank change year-on-year -13 +28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 71 193 184
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 3.54% 4.41% 3.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 4.77% 3.83%
Number of salaries quoted 63 193 162
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +7.69% +2.63%
10th Percentile £38,600 £31,000 £29,125
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +9.89% +1.11%

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 1,819 4,047 4,799
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 90.59% 92.48% 89.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1,514 3,293 3,967
Median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.80% +12.63% -1.04%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £78,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Surrey

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Unit Testing in Surrey.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Surrey

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in Surrey over the 6 months to 14 July 2020.

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 14 July 2020. 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 +8 23 £45,000 -25.00%
Guildford -21 13 £55,000 +37.50% 4
Redhill +13 11 £55,000 -
Godalming +17 10 £57,500 +9.52%
Caterham - 3 £52,500 -
Leatherhead +15 2 £40,250 -23.33%
Esher +4 2 £50,000 +33.33%
Staines - 2 £63,750 -
Thames Ditton - 2 £50,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 14 July 2020, 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 52 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (52.11%) .NET
3 35 (49.30%) C#
4 31 (43.66%) SQL
5 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
6 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
7 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
8 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET
8 21 (29.58%) Azure
9 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
10 19 (26.76%) Scrum
11 17 (23.94%) NUnit
11 17 (23.94%) Oracle
11 17 (23.94%) Unix
11 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
12 16 (22.54%) Database Tuning
12 16 (22.54%) AngularJS
12 16 (22.54%) QA
13 15 (21.13%) .NET Core
14 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
14 14 (19.72%) Degree
14 14 (19.72%) Windows
15 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
16 12 (16.90%) PL/SQL
16 12 (16.90%) UML
16 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
16 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
16 12 (16.90%) REST
16 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Web API
16 12 (16.90%) SDLC

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 6 (8.45%) Apache
1 6 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.63%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.41%) CMS
3 1 (1.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.41%) JBoss
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.41%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (29.58%) Azure
2 8 (11.27%) AWS
3 3 (4.23%) Azure Data Factory
3 3 (4.23%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (4.23%) Power Platform
4 1 (1.41%) Akamai
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon ECS
4 1 (1.41%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 1 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.41%) AWS CodeBuild
4 1 (1.41%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.41%) AWS Step Functions
4 1 (1.41%) BlazeMeter
4 1 (1.41%) Cloudflare
4 1 (1.41%) Heroku
4 1 (1.41%) NuGet
4 1 (1.41%) Route 53
4 1 (1.41%) Serverless
4 1 (1.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) DNS
1 1 (1.41%) Skype
1 1 (1.41%) SSH
1 1 (1.41%) tcpdump
1 1 (1.41%) VPN
1 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (16.90%) NoSQL
3 10 (14.08%) MongoDB
4 8 (11.27%) Big Data
4 8 (11.27%) BusinessObjects
4 8 (11.27%) Qlik Sense
4 8 (11.27%) QlikView
5 7 (9.86%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (5.63%) Oracle Database
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server 2016
6 4 (5.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.23%) MySQL
7 3 (4.23%) Power BI
8 2 (2.82%) MS Access
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2017
9 1 (1.41%) Redis
9 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (23.94%) NUnit
3 11 (15.49%) Moq
3 11 (15.49%) MSTest
4 6 (8.45%) Subversion
5 5 (7.04%) Gradle
5 5 (7.04%) Jenkins
5 5 (7.04%) JIRA
5 5 (7.04%) Liquibase
6 4 (5.63%) tSQLt
7 3 (4.23%) Visual Studio
8 2 (2.82%) Selenium
8 2 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.41%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.41%) gulp
9 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.41%) Mocha
9 1 (1.41%) Protractor
9 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
2 1 (1.41%) Banking
2 1 (1.41%) Police
Job Titles
1 48 (67.61%) Developer
2 19 (26.76%) C# Developer
3 12 (16.90%) Analyst
4 11 (15.49%) .NET Developer
4 11 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 8 (11.27%) QA Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Test Analyst
6 7 (9.86%) Full Stack Developer
6 7 (9.86%) Senior Developer
7 6 (8.45%) Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Principal Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Principal Java Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
9 4 (5.63%) CRM Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (52.11%) .NET
2 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET
3 16 (22.54%) AngularJS
4 15 (21.13%) .NET Core
5 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET Web API
5 12 (16.90%) REST
6 11 (15.49%) .NET Framework
6 11 (15.49%) Web Services
7 10 (14.08%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (12.68%) Entity Framework
9 8 (11.27%) React
10 7 (9.86%) HTML
11 6 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (8.45%) jQuery
11 6 (8.45%) NHibernate
11 6 (8.45%) RESTful
12 5 (7.04%) Apache Camel
12 5 (7.04%) JPA
12 5 (7.04%) Kafka
12 5 (7.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.49%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (14.08%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.63%) Client/Server
3 4 (5.63%) Clustering
4 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.41%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.41%) Photography
5 1 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Unix
2 14 (19.72%) Windows
3 10 (14.08%) Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2019
6 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (73.24%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (32.39%) Software Engineering
3 19 (26.76%) Scrum
4 17 (23.94%) Waterfall
5 16 (22.54%) Database Tuning
6 14 (19.72%) Computer Science
7 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (16.90%) SDLC
7 12 (16.90%) UML
8 10 (14.08%) MVC
9 9 (12.68%) TDD
10 8 (11.27%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (9.86%) Front End Development
12 6 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (8.45%) Test Automation
13 5 (7.04%) Continuous Deployment
13 5 (7.04%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (7.04%) High Availability
13 5 (7.04%) QMS
13 5 (7.04%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (49.30%) C#
2 31 (43.66%) SQL
3 13 (18.31%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.90%) PL/SQL
5 11 (15.49%) Java
6 6 (8.45%) TypeScript
7 5 (7.04%) C++
7 5 (7.04%) Java 8
8 4 (5.63%) C
8 4 (5.63%) PowerShell
8 4 (5.63%) T-SQL
9 3 (4.23%) PHP
10 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
10 1 (1.41%) VB
10 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (19.72%) Degree
2 5 (7.04%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (22.54%) QA
2 10 (14.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.82%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.41%) Ansible
1 1 (1.41%) Consul
1 1 (1.41%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.41%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.41%) Packer
1 1 (1.41%) Terraform
1 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 26 (36.62%) Microsoft
2 17 (23.94%) Oracle
3 8 (11.27%) Informatica
3 8 (11.27%) Sun
4 4 (5.63%) Telstra
5 1 (1.41%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.41%) Thunderhead