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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 49 60 38
Rank change year-on-year +11 -22 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 74 48 87
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 5.46% 3.96% 6.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 4.13% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 16 27 82
10th Percentile £47,325 £39,100 £38,750
25th Percentile £54,597 £41,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +7.32% +2.50%
75th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £65,625 £65,500 £63,750
South East median annual salary £60,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% +10.53% -5.00%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,214 1,162 1,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 89.59% 95.95% 90.97%
Number of salaries quoted 671 833 1,007
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £40,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £68,750 £61,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £72,275 £73,750
South East median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing Unit Testing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Crawley +3 46 £58,750 +6.82%
Gatwick +1 17 £62,500 +108.33%
Worthing - 4 £63,050 - 1
Burgess Hill - 3 - -
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 60 (81.08%) Degree
2 59 (79.73%) Software Engineering
3 56 (75.68%) C++
4 52 (70.27%) Linux
5 41 (55.41%) Signal Processing
6 40 (54.05%) Functional Testing
6 40 (54.05%) Protocol Buffers
6 40 (54.05%) Digital Signal Processing
6 40 (54.05%) Project Planning
6 40 (54.05%) Software Testing
6 40 (54.05%) HTTP
6 40 (54.05%) TCP/IP
6 40 (54.05%) C
6 40 (54.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 23 (31.08%) Agile
8 20 (27.03%) Electronics
8 20 (27.03%) Computer Science
9 18 (24.32%) .NET
10 16 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
11 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
12 12 (16.22%) C#
12 12 (16.22%) Scrum
13 11 (14.86%) Quality Management
13 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
13 11 (14.86%) Embedded Linux
13 11 (14.86%) QMS
13 11 (14.86%) Storyboarding
14 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
14 10 (13.51%) QA
14 10 (13.51%) SQL

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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:

Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Azure
2 5 (6.76%) AWS
3 4 (5.41%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (5.41%) Serverless
4 3 (4.05%) GCP
4 3 (4.05%) IaaS
4 3 (4.05%) OpenShift
4 3 (4.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (54.05%) HTTP
1 40 (54.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.41%) MySQL
3 3 (4.05%) Couchbase
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.41%) JIRA
2 4 (5.41%) TeamCity
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.05%) Spinnaker
4 2 (2.70%) git-flow
4 2 (2.70%) MSBuild
4 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 40 (54.05%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 20 (27.03%) Electronics
3 6 (8.11%) Social Skills
4 2 (2.70%) Finance
5 1 (1.35%) Legal
5 1 (1.35%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 54 (72.97%) Software Engineer
2 52 (70.27%) Embedded Engineer
2 52 (70.27%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 20 (27.03%) Junior
3 20 (27.03%) Junior Embedded Engineer
3 20 (27.03%) Junior Software Engineer
4 16 (21.62%) Developer
5 12 (16.22%) Senior Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) .NET Developer
6 11 (14.86%) C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Embedded C++ Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Linux Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
6 11 (14.86%) Senior Linux Engineer
7 8 (10.81%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (54.05%) Protocol Buffers
2 18 (24.32%) .NET
3 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET
4 6 (8.11%) Entity Framework
4 6 (8.11%) LINQ
5 5 (6.76%) .NET Framework
5 5 (6.76%) REST
6 4 (5.41%) .NET Core
6 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
6 4 (5.41%) CSS
6 4 (5.41%) HTML
6 4 (5.41%) J2EE
6 4 (5.41%) Lambda Expressions
6 4 (5.41%) Web Services
6 4 (5.41%) XML
7 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.05%) Middleware
7 3 (4.05%) Swagger
7 3 (4.05%) WCF
8 2 (2.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.76%) User Experience
2 3 (4.05%) Cloud Native
2 3 (4.05%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.35%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 52 (70.27%) Linux
2 11 (14.86%) Embedded Linux
3 4 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (79.73%) Software Engineering
2 41 (55.41%) Signal Processing
3 40 (54.05%) Digital Signal Processing
3 40 (54.05%) Functional Testing
3 40 (54.05%) Project Planning
3 40 (54.05%) Software Testing
4 23 (31.08%) Agile
5 20 (27.03%) Computer Science
6 16 (21.62%) Problem-Solving
7 12 (16.22%) Scrum
8 11 (14.86%) QMS
8 11 (14.86%) Quality Management
8 11 (14.86%) Storyboarding
9 10 (13.51%) TDD
10 8 (10.81%) SDLC
11 7 (9.46%) Full Stack Development
11 7 (9.46%) Mentoring
11 7 (9.46%) MVC
12 6 (8.11%) CI/CD
12 6 (8.11%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 56 (75.68%) C++
2 40 (54.05%) C
3 13 (17.57%) JavaScript
4 12 (16.22%) C#
5 10 (13.51%) SQL
6 7 (9.46%) Java
7 4 (5.41%) PHP
7 4 (5.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.05%) Go
9 1 (1.35%) Ada
9 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 60 (81.08%) Degree
2 9 (12.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Docker
1 3 (4.05%) etcd
Systems Management
1 3 (4.05%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (4.05%) Google
1 3 (4.05%) Okta
2 2 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.35%) MuleSoft