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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 71 66 86
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 42 47 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.67% 3.23% 1.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 3.91% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 30 36 21
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1279 1201 1324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 81.31% 82.49% 73.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 1032 1103
Average salary £43,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.87% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 27 February 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (53.16%) C#
2 42 (53.16%) SQL
3 39 (49.37%) Microsoft
4 30 (37.97%) .NET
5 29 (36.71%) Degree
6 28 (35.44%) Windows
7 25 (31.65%) C++
7 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
8 22 (27.85%) Automated Testing
9 21 (26.58%) OO
10 20 (25.32%) Finance
11 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
11 19 (24.05%) Mathematics
11 19 (24.05%) QA
11 19 (24.05%) HTML
12 18 (22.78%) Java
12 18 (22.78%) TDD
12 18 (22.78%) HTML5
12 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
13 17 (21.52%) Software Testing
13 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
14 16 (20.25%) CSS
14 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
14 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
14 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
14 16 (20.25%) MVC
15 15 (18.99%) Scrum
16 14 (17.72%) NUnit
16 14 (17.72%) Linux

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 (11.39%) SharePoint
1 9 (11.39%) SharePoint 2013
2 7 (8.86%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.80%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Intranet
2 1 (1.27%) Internet
2 1 (1.27%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (31.65%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (7.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.53%) Big Data
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (22.78%) Jenkins
2 14 (17.72%) NUnit
3 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (13.92%) Visual Studio
4 11 (13.92%) JIRA
5 10 (12.66%) Moq
6 9 (11.39%) Selenium
6 9 (11.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (11.39%) SpecFlow
6 9 (11.39%) Rhino Mocks
7 5 (6.33%) TeamCity
8 4 (5.06%) Git (software)
8 4 (5.06%) Maven
8 4 (5.06%) Eclipse
8 4 (5.06%) CruiseControl
8 4 (5.06%) SCons
9 2 (2.53%) Subversion
9 2 (2.53%) ReSharper
9 2 (2.53%) MSTest
10 1 (1.27%) MbUnit
General
1 20 (25.32%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (44.30%) Developer
2 29 (36.71%) Software Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Test Engineer
3 17 (21.52%) Software Test Engineer
4 14 (17.72%) Software Developer
5 11 (13.92%) C# Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Programmer
6 9 (11.39%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Test Automation Engineer
7 6 (7.59%) Senior Developer
8 5 (6.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (5.06%) Analyst
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Software Test Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Senior Test Engineer
10 3 (3.80%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) Architect
11 2 (2.53%) Solutions Architect
11 2 (2.53%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (37.97%) .NET
2 19 (24.05%) HTML
3 18 (22.78%) HTML5
4 17 (21.52%) ASP.NET
5 16 (20.25%) CSS
6 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (13.92%) jQuery
8 9 (11.39%) CSS3
9 7 (8.86%) WCF
9 7 (8.86%) WPF
10 6 (7.59%) Ajax
10 6 (7.59%) Web Services
10 6 (7.59%) RESTful
11 5 (6.33%) Servlets
12 4 (5.06%) JDBC
12 4 (5.06%) .NET Framework
12 4 (5.06%) Spring
13 3 (3.80%) J2SE
13 3 (3.80%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.05%) Mathematics
2 16 (20.25%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.06%) Algorithms
4 4 (5.06%) Life Science
4 4 (5.06%) Informatics
4 4 (5.06%) LIMS
5 3 (3.80%) Clustering
5 3 (3.80%) Statistics
5 3 (3.80%) User Experience
6 1 (1.27%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.27%) Physics
6 1 (1.27%) Ergonomics
6 1 (1.27%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 28 (35.44%) Windows
2 14 (17.72%) Linux
3 5 (6.33%) UNIX
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle Linux
4 3 (3.80%) Solaris
5 1 (1.27%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (67.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (27.85%) Automated Testing
3 21 (26.58%) OO
4 19 (24.05%) Software Engineering
5 18 (22.78%) TDD
6 17 (21.52%) Software Testing
7 16 (20.25%) MVC
8 15 (18.99%) Scrum
9 14 (17.72%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (15.19%) User Stories
11 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
11 11 (13.92%) Financial Modelling
11 11 (13.92%) Configuration Management
12 9 (11.39%) DSDM
12 9 (11.39%) Risk Management
12 9 (11.39%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (11.39%) Load Testing
12 9 (11.39%) Software Architecture
12 9 (11.39%) Waterfall
13 8 (10.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.16%) C#
1 42 (53.16%) SQL
2 25 (31.65%) C++
3 18 (22.78%) Java
4 16 (20.25%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.46%) Python
6 12 (15.19%) C
7 9 (11.39%) PowerShell
8 5 (6.33%) Perl
9 4 (5.06%) PL/SQL
9 4 (5.06%) XAML
9 4 (5.06%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.27%) C++/CLI
10 1 (1.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (36.71%) Degree
2 9 (11.39%) ISEB
2 9 (11.39%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.53%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (24.05%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 39 (49.37%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.66%) TOWER Software
3 9 (11.39%) Sitecore
4 5 (6.33%) Oracle
5 4 (5.06%) Perforce
5 4 (5.06%) Coverity
6 3 (3.80%) Atlassian
6 3 (3.80%) Sun
7 2 (2.53%) Cognos
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
8 1 (1.27%) Sybase
8 1 (1.27%) Quark
8 1 (1.27%) VMware
Cambridge
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago