Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 77 75
Rank change year-on-year +12 -2 +42
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 93 83 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.46% 3.38% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 3.80% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 101 84 141
West Sussex median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +16.28% +7.50%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,173 £33,750
90th Percentile £53,750 £62,850 £70,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 1819 2184 2328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 87.20% 88.89% 88.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 2003 2043
West Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in West Sussex

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in West Sussex over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Gatwick +17 25 £32,000 -37.86% 1
Crawley +25 23 £32,000 -21.95%
Horsham -18 10 £36,500 -27.00%
Burgess Hill -7 6 - - 1
Worthing -23 6 £50,000 -
Chichester -16 5 £35,000 +10.24%
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 73 (78.49%) JavaScript
2 65 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (63.44%) .NET
4 49 (52.69%) jQuery
5 48 (51.61%) C#
6 45 (48.39%) MVC
7 44 (47.31%) SQL Server
8 43 (46.24%) HTML
9 42 (45.16%) CSS
9 42 (45.16%) Software Engineering
10 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET
11 35 (37.63%) Degree
12 34 (36.56%) .NET Framework
13 33 (35.48%) AngularJS
14 28 (30.11%) OO
14 28 (30.11%) Scrum
15 27 (29.03%) TDD
15 27 (29.03%) Entity Framework
16 26 (27.96%) Visual Studio
16 26 (27.96%) SQL
17 25 (26.88%) Java
17 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
18 24 (25.81%) OOP
19 23 (24.73%) Subversion
19 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
19 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (23.66%) UML
20 22 (23.66%) XML
21 21 (22.58%) C++
21 21 (22.58%) VB.NET

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:

Application Platforms
1 10 (10.75%) Apache
1 10 (10.75%) IIS
1 10 (10.75%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.45%) CMS
3 5 (5.38%) Umbraco
4 3 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.68%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.30%) Sauce Labs
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (47.31%) SQL Server
2 19 (20.43%) MySQL
2 19 (20.43%) Relational Database
3 9 (9.68%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (7.53%) GIS
5 6 (6.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.38%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (4.30%) Geospatial Data
8 2 (2.15%) Power BI
8 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 26 (27.96%) Visual Studio
2 23 (24.73%) Git (software)
2 23 (24.73%) Subversion
3 19 (20.43%) JSUnit
4 12 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 9 (9.68%) Hudson
5 9 (9.68%) JIRA
6 6 (6.45%) Selenium
6 6 (6.45%) SoapUI
6 6 (6.45%) TeamCity
7 5 (5.38%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (3.23%) Protractor
9 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (4.30%) Billing
1 4 (4.30%) Manufacturing
1 4 (4.30%) Marketing
2 3 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (83.87%) Developer
2 40 (43.01%) .NET Developer
3 37 (39.78%) C# Developer
4 30 (32.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 17 (18.28%) JavaScript Developer
5 17 (18.28%) Software Developer
6 15 (16.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (15.05%) SQL Developer
8 12 (12.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 11 (11.83%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (11.83%) Senior Developer
10 10 (10.75%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (10.75%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 10 (10.75%) Senior C# Developer
10 10 (10.75%) Web Developer
11 9 (9.68%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
11 9 (9.68%) Software Engineer
11 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Developer
12 8 (8.60%) C# Software Developer
13 7 (7.53%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (63.44%) .NET
2 49 (52.69%) jQuery
3 43 (46.24%) HTML
4 42 (45.16%) CSS
5 39 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 34 (36.56%) .NET Framework
7 33 (35.48%) AngularJS
8 27 (29.03%) Entity Framework
9 25 (26.88%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (23.66%) XML
11 20 (21.51%) REST
11 20 (21.51%) Web Services
12 19 (20.43%) Ajax
12 19 (20.43%) Dojo
13 14 (15.05%) HTML5
13 14 (15.05%) RESTful
13 14 (15.05%) XHTML
14 12 (12.90%) JSON
14 12 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (11.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 23 (24.73%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (15.05%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.38%) User Experience
4 1 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.08%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Windows
2 5 (5.38%) Linux
2 5 (5.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (69.89%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (48.39%) MVC
3 42 (45.16%) Software Engineering
4 28 (30.11%) OO
4 28 (30.11%) Scrum
5 27 (29.03%) TDD
6 24 (25.81%) OOP
7 22 (23.66%) UML
8 14 (15.05%) SOA
9 13 (13.98%) Regression Testing
9 13 (13.98%) SDLC
9 13 (13.98%) Test Automation
10 10 (10.75%) Continuous Integration
10 10 (10.75%) Web Development
11 9 (9.68%) Computer Vision
11 9 (9.68%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 9 (9.68%) Data Transformation
11 9 (9.68%) Image Processing
11 9 (9.68%) Refactoring
11 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 73 (78.49%) JavaScript
2 48 (51.61%) C#
3 26 (27.96%) SQL
4 25 (26.88%) Java
5 21 (22.58%) C++
5 21 (22.58%) VB.NET
6 5 (5.38%) PHP
6 5 (5.38%) PHP 5
6 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
6 5 (5.38%) VB
7 4 (4.30%) C
7 4 (4.30%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.15%) GLSL
8 2 (2.15%) Groovy
8 2 (2.15%) HLSL
8 2 (2.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (37.63%) Degree
2 7 (7.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) QA
2 4 (4.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 12 (12.90%) Oracle
2 5 (5.38%) Twitter
2 5 (5.38%) Zend
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft