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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 87 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 28 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.58% 2.81% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 3.55% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16 38 33
Average salary £48,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1452 1241 1535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.13% 79.25% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1081 1341
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 39 (58.21%) C#
1 39 (58.21%) .NET
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (47.76%) SQL
3 31 (46.27%) MVC
4 26 (38.81%) HTML
4 26 (38.81%) TDD
5 23 (34.33%) Software Engineering
5 23 (34.33%) WCF
6 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
6 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
7 21 (31.34%) C++
8 20 (29.85%) jQuery
9 19 (28.36%) NUnit
9 19 (28.36%) Subversion
9 19 (28.36%) Ajax
10 17 (25.37%) MySQL
10 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
10 17 (25.37%) CppUnit
10 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (23.88%) Rhino Mocks
11 16 (23.88%) Moq
11 16 (23.88%) MbUnit
11 16 (23.88%) MSTest
11 16 (23.88%) xUnit.net
11 16 (23.88%) PHP
11 16 (23.88%) ReSharper
12 14 (20.90%) Degree
12 14 (20.90%) CSS
13 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 6 (8.96%) Apache
1 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
1 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTP
1 5 (7.46%) Intranet
1 5 (7.46%) Internet
2 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) DNS
3 1 (1.49%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 17 (25.37%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.49%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.49%) SimpleDB
4 1 (1.49%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (28.36%) NUnit
1 19 (28.36%) Subversion
2 17 (25.37%) CppUnit
3 16 (23.88%) Rhino Mocks
3 16 (23.88%) Moq
3 16 (23.88%) MbUnit
3 16 (23.88%) MSTest
3 16 (23.88%) xUnit.net
3 16 (23.88%) ReSharper
4 7 (10.45%) Git (software)
5 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.49%) Maven
6 1 (1.49%) JUnit
6 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.49%) GoogleTest
General
1 7 (10.45%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.99%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Banking
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Advertising
4 1 (1.49%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 50 (74.63%) Developer
2 21 (31.34%) Senior Developer
3 20 (29.85%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) PHP Developer
4 14 (20.90%) Senior C# Developer
4 14 (20.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) .NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (16.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 9 (13.43%) Software Engineer
7 8 (11.94%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Principle Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.48%) C# Application Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior C# Application Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Senior Applications Developer
10 3 (4.48%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (58.21%) .NET
2 26 (38.81%) HTML
3 23 (34.33%) WCF
4 20 (29.85%) jQuery
5 19 (28.36%) Ajax
6 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET
6 17 (25.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (20.90%) CSS
8 13 (19.40%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 13 (19.40%) Razor View Engine
9 9 (13.43%) HTML5
10 7 (10.45%) XML
11 6 (8.96%) LINQ
12 5 (7.46%) .NET Framework
12 5 (7.46%) CGI
12 5 (7.46%) CSS3
13 4 (5.97%) AngularJS
13 4 (5.97%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Mathematics
2 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.97%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Life Science
6 1 (1.49%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.49%) W3C
6 1 (1.49%) Open Source
6 1 (1.49%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.40%) Linux
2 5 (7.46%) Solaris
2 5 (7.46%) UNIX
3 3 (4.48%) Android
3 3 (4.48%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.49%) Debian
4 1 (1.49%) Windows
4 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (58.21%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (46.27%) MVC
3 26 (38.81%) TDD
4 23 (34.33%) Software Engineering
5 10 (14.93%) Scrum
6 8 (11.94%) Multithreading
7 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce
7 7 (10.45%) OO
8 6 (8.96%) OOD
9 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.97%) SOA
10 4 (5.97%) Usability Testing
11 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (4.48%) Project Management
12 2 (2.99%) Analytics
12 2 (2.99%) Line Management
12 2 (2.99%) OOP
13 1 (1.49%) Load Testing
13 1 (1.49%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 39 (58.21%) C#
2 32 (47.76%) SQL
3 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
4 21 (31.34%) C++
5 16 (23.88%) PHP
6 13 (19.40%) Java
7 6 (8.96%) Perl
8 5 (7.46%) C
9 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.48%) T-SQL
10 2 (2.99%) Python
11 1 (1.49%) PHP5
11 1 (1.49%) C++/CLI
11 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (20.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Oracle
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.46%) Sun
2 5 (7.46%) Sybase
3 2 (2.99%) Cognos
3 2 (2.99%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) Quark
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Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Eurotime Solutions
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
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Edgar Cowen
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
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Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Sanger Institute
Salary: £30196 - £38088 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
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Accelrys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago