The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 48 68 68
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 70 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.59% 2.92% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.29% 3.49% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 62 33 34
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1323 1374 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 86.81% 83.58% 83.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1025 1067 1001
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £66,000 £56,400
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 109 (82.58%) C#
2 78 (59.09%) Software Engineering
3 68 (51.52%) .NET
4 62 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (46.21%) SQL
6 47 (35.61%) HTML
7 45 (34.09%) JavaScript
8 41 (31.06%) MVC
9 40 (30.30%) Java
9 40 (30.30%) ASP.NET
9 40 (30.30%) CSS
10 33 (25.00%) NUnit
11 32 (24.24%) Microsoft
12 30 (22.73%) OO
12 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
13 29 (21.97%) Visual Studio
13 29 (21.97%) .NET Framework
14 28 (21.21%) Scrum
14 28 (21.21%) TDD
14 28 (21.21%) QA
14 28 (21.21%) HTML5
15 27 (20.45%) WPF
15 27 (20.45%) Computer Science
15 27 (20.45%) Mathematics
15 27 (20.45%) Degree
16 26 (19.70%) User Stories
17 25 (18.94%) Code Coverage
18 24 (18.18%) Automated Testing
18 24 (18.18%) Algorithms
19 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
1 9 (6.82%) NServiceBus
2 8 (6.06%) Node.js
3 4 (3.03%) Apache Solr
3 4 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.52%) Apache
4 2 (1.52%) IIS
4 2 (1.52%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.52%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (1.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (1.52%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.09%) Internet
2 4 (3.03%) AMQP
2 4 (3.03%) MQTT
2 4 (3.03%) Wireless
3 2 (1.52%) TETRA
4 1 (0.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.64%) NoSQL
1 18 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.33%) Big Data
3 9 (6.82%) Neo4j
4 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (2.27%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 33 (25.00%) NUnit
2 29 (21.97%) Visual Studio
3 20 (15.15%) Selenium
4 15 (11.36%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (9.85%) Eclipse
6 11 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 11 (8.33%) SonarQube
7 9 (6.82%) PhantomJS
8 7 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (1.52%) Git (software)
9 2 (1.52%) JIRA
General
1 7 (5.30%) Finance
2 5 (3.79%) Games
3 4 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.52%) Marketing
4 2 (1.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 84 (63.64%) Developer
2 43 (32.58%) C# Developer
3 29 (21.97%) Software Engineer
4 24 (18.18%) .NET Developer
5 22 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 19 (14.39%) Developer in Test
7 18 (13.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 16 (12.12%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (12.12%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (11.36%) C# Software Developer
10 14 (10.61%) .NET Software Engineer
11 12 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (7.58%) Computer Scientist
12 10 (7.58%) Senior Developer
13 9 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 9 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
14 8 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
15 7 (5.30%) Architect
15 7 (5.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (51.52%) .NET
2 47 (35.61%) HTML
3 40 (30.30%) ASP.NET
3 40 (30.30%) CSS
4 30 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
5 29 (21.97%) .NET Framework
6 28 (21.21%) HTML5
7 27 (20.45%) WPF
8 23 (17.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (17.42%) LINQ
9 22 (16.67%) jQuery
10 21 (15.91%) XML
11 18 (13.64%) Web Services
12 17 (12.88%) WCF
13 16 (12.12%) CSS3
14 15 (11.36%) J2EE
14 15 (11.36%) RESTful
14 15 (11.36%) SOAP
15 13 (9.85%) JDBC
15 13 (9.85%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.45%) Computer Science
1 27 (20.45%) Mathematics
2 24 (18.18%) Algorithms
3 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (9.85%) Client/Server
3 13 (9.85%) Physics
4 10 (7.58%) Clustering
5 9 (6.82%) Social Media
5 9 (6.82%) Visualisation
6 8 (6.06%) Social Network
7 7 (5.30%) Statistics
8 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.79%) Fintech
9 4 (3.03%) Data Structures
9 4 (3.03%) iPad
9 4 (3.03%) Life Science
9 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
9 4 (3.03%) W3C
9 4 (3.03%) Web 2.0
10 3 (2.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.06%) Windows
2 7 (5.30%) Android
2 7 (5.30%) Apple iOS
3 6 (4.55%) Linux
4 4 (3.03%) Unix
5 2 (1.52%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (59.09%) Software Engineering
2 62 (46.97%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (31.06%) MVC
4 30 (22.73%) OO
5 28 (21.21%) Scrum
5 28 (21.21%) TDD
6 26 (19.70%) User Stories
7 25 (18.94%) Code Coverage
8 24 (18.18%) Automated Testing
9 22 (16.67%) SDLC
10 21 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
11 20 (15.15%) Performance Testing
12 16 (12.12%) Analytics
13 14 (10.61%) Test Automation
13 14 (10.61%) Workflow
13 14 (10.61%) Workflow Management
14 13 (9.85%) Open Source
15 12 (9.09%) Test Strategy
16 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
16 11 (8.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 109 (82.58%) C#
2 61 (46.21%) SQL
3 45 (34.09%) JavaScript
4 40 (30.30%) Java
5 19 (14.39%) C++
6 13 (9.85%) Perl
6 13 (9.85%) Python
6 13 (9.85%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.30%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.55%) C
9 5 (3.79%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.03%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.27%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.52%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 27 (20.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (21.21%) QA
2 4 (3.03%) WAI
3 2 (1.52%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (2.27%) Docker
Vendors
1 32 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (13.64%) Oracle
3 6 (4.55%) TOWER Software
4 5 (3.79%) WorldPay
5 2 (1.52%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.52%) Coverity
5 2 (1.52%) Perforce
5 2 (1.52%) Sun
6 1 (0.76%) Facebook
6 1 (0.76%) Twitter
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