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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 64 86 85
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 44 35 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.02% 1.99% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.56% 2.41% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 37 31 39
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1236 1454 1334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 84.77% 82.47% 79.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1044 1168 1161
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 1 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 60 (68.97%) C#
2 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (59.77%) SQL
4 48 (55.17%) .NET
5 40 (45.98%) SQL Server
6 38 (43.68%) OO
7 37 (42.53%) Microsoft
8 35 (40.23%) Degree
9 30 (34.48%) Finance
9 30 (34.48%) HTML
10 29 (33.33%) NUnit
11 26 (29.89%) CSS
11 26 (29.89%) User Stories
12 24 (27.59%) Windows
12 24 (27.59%) QA
12 24 (27.59%) WPF
13 23 (26.44%) Computer Science
13 23 (26.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 22 (25.29%) Financial Modelling
14 22 (25.29%) HTML5
14 22 (25.29%) Mathematics
14 22 (25.29%) Software Engineering
14 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET
15 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
15 21 (24.14%) MVC
15 21 (24.14%) TOWER Software
15 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
16 19 (21.84%) Algorithms
17 18 (20.69%) Statistics

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 12 (13.79%) SharePoint
1 12 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (11.49%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (6.90%) Node.js
3 6 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.60%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (3.45%) JBoss
6 1 (1.15%) IIS
6 1 (1.15%) Smallworld
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.05%) Internet
2 6 (6.90%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.98%) SQL Server
2 15 (17.24%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (9.20%) Big Data
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (33.33%) NUnit
2 23 (26.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (21.84%) Jenkins
4 17 (19.54%) Selenium
5 12 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (13.79%) Moq
5 12 (13.79%) SpecFlow
6 7 (8.05%) JIRA
6 7 (8.05%) Rhino Mocks
6 7 (8.05%) TeamCity
6 7 (8.05%) Git (software)
6 7 (8.05%) CruiseControl
6 7 (8.05%) Visual Studio
7 6 (6.90%) SCons
8 3 (3.45%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.30%) Subversion
10 1 (1.15%) Eclipse
10 1 (1.15%) Xcode
10 1 (1.15%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.15%) MSTest
General
1 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (70.11%) Developer
2 24 (27.59%) Senior Developer
3 21 (24.14%) Software Developer
4 17 (19.54%) Software Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) AWS Developer
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Software Developer
7 9 (10.34%) Programmer
8 8 (9.20%) .NET Developer
8 8 (9.20%) Senior Software Engineer
9 6 (6.90%) Architect
9 6 (6.90%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (5.75%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.75%) Test Engineer
10 5 (5.75%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (5.75%) Automation Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (4.60%) DevOps Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Software Test Engineer
12 3 (3.45%) Graduate
12 3 (3.45%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (55.17%) .NET
2 30 (34.48%) HTML
3 26 (29.89%) CSS
4 24 (27.59%) WPF
5 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET
5 22 (25.29%) HTML5
6 21 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (16.09%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (13.79%) Web Services
9 11 (12.64%) J2EE
10 10 (11.49%) jQuery
11 9 (10.34%) Ajax
12 7 (8.05%) WCF
13 6 (6.90%) RESTful
13 6 (6.90%) CSS3
13 6 (6.90%) J2SE
14 5 (5.75%) WSDL
14 5 (5.75%) EJB
14 5 (5.75%) SOAP
14 5 (5.75%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.44%) Computer Science
2 22 (25.29%) Mathematics
3 19 (21.84%) Algorithms
4 18 (20.69%) Statistics
5 10 (11.49%) Clustering
6 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (4.60%) Social Network
7 4 (4.60%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.60%) Social Media
8 3 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 3 (3.45%) GIS
9 2 (2.30%) Internet of Things
10 1 (1.15%) User Experience
10 1 (1.15%) Data Structures
10 1 (1.15%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (1.15%) Handset
10 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
10 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
10 1 (1.15%) Smartphone
10 1 (1.15%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.59%) Windows
2 11 (12.64%) Linux
3 10 (11.49%) UNIX
4 6 (6.90%) Solaris
4 6 (6.90%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.15%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.15%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (64.37%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (43.68%) OO
3 26 (29.89%) User Stories
4 22 (25.29%) Financial Modelling
4 22 (25.29%) Software Engineering
5 21 (24.14%) MVC
6 15 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (17.24%) Test Automation
7 14 (16.09%) Software Architecture
7 14 (16.09%) Waterfall
7 14 (16.09%) SDLC
7 14 (16.09%) Risk Management
8 13 (14.94%) UML
9 12 (13.79%) DSDM
9 12 (13.79%) Performance Testing
9 12 (13.79%) Analytics
10 11 (12.64%) Code Coverage
11 10 (11.49%) Scrum
11 10 (11.49%) Automated Testing
11 10 (11.49%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 60 (68.97%) C#
2 52 (59.77%) SQL
3 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.24%) Java
5 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 11 (12.64%) Python
6 11 (12.64%) C++
7 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
8 7 (8.05%) Perl
9 6 (6.90%) C
9 6 (6.90%) Bash Shell
10 4 (4.60%) PL/SQL
11 2 (2.30%) XAML
12 1 (1.15%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (40.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.45%) ISEB
2 3 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (27.59%) QA
2 3 (3.45%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (2.30%) Docker
2 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Nagios
1 2 (2.30%) ZABBIX
1 2 (2.30%) Munin
1 2 (2.30%) Puppet
1 2 (2.30%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.30%) Ansible
1 2 (2.30%) logstash
1 2 (2.30%) Graylog
1 2 (2.30%) Graphite
Vendors
1 37 (42.53%) Microsoft
2 21 (24.14%) TOWER Software
3 12 (13.79%) Sitecore
4 9 (10.34%) WorldPay
5 8 (9.20%) Oracle
6 6 (6.90%) Perforce
6 6 (6.90%) Sun
6 6 (6.90%) Atlassian
6 6 (6.90%) Coverity
7 5 (5.75%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.15%) Symbian
8 1 (1.15%) Sybase
8 1 (1.15%) VMware
8 1 (1.15%) Xamarin
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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