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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 63 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 42 57 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.83% 3.16% 3.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.51% 4.00% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 48 47
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% -10.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £47,500 £50,000
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
1196 1425 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 80.65% 79.08% 76.37%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1211 1289
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 24 April 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (62.22%) C#
3 51 (56.67%) SQL
4 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
5 41 (45.56%) Degree
6 40 (44.44%) .NET
7 37 (41.11%) SQL Server
8 35 (38.89%) Windows
9 33 (36.67%) OO
10 31 (34.44%) Finance
11 29 (32.22%) HTML
12 28 (31.11%) QA
13 26 (28.89%) Jenkins
14 25 (27.78%) HTML5
14 25 (27.78%) Software Engineering
15 24 (26.67%) NUnit
15 24 (26.67%) C++
16 23 (25.56%) Team Foundation Server
16 23 (25.56%) User Stories
17 22 (24.44%) Computer Science
18 21 (23.33%) Mathematics
18 21 (23.33%) Financial Modelling
19 20 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
19 20 (22.22%) CSS
19 20 (22.22%) TOWER Software
20 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET
20 19 (21.11%) Java
21 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
21 18 (20.00%) MVC
21 18 (20.00%) TDD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 15 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 15 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 13 (14.44%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.22%) Node.js
5 1 (1.11%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (15.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.67%) Intranet
2 3 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.56%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 24 (26.67%) NUnit
3 23 (25.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (16.67%) Moq
4 15 (16.67%) SpecFlow
4 15 (16.67%) Selenium
4 15 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 13 (14.44%) JIRA
6 11 (12.22%) Visual Studio
7 9 (10.00%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (7.78%) TeamCity
9 6 (6.67%) Git (software)
9 6 (6.67%) CruiseControl
9 6 (6.67%) SCons
10 5 (5.56%) Eclipse
11 4 (4.44%) Maven
12 2 (2.22%) Subversion
13 1 (1.11%) Xcode
13 1 (1.11%) ReSharper
13 1 (1.11%) dotTrace
General
1 31 (34.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (58.89%) Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Software Developer
2 25 (27.78%) Software Engineer
3 17 (18.89%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Programmer
4 11 (12.22%) C# Developer
5 10 (11.11%) AWS Developer
6 9 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Automation Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 9 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
7 8 (8.89%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Architect
8 5 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Analyst Programmer
9 4 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) .NET Developer
10 3 (3.33%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.44%) .NET
2 29 (32.22%) HTML
3 25 (27.78%) HTML5
4 20 (22.22%) CSS
5 19 (21.11%) ASP.NET
6 16 (17.78%) WPF
6 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 15 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 11 (12.22%) jQuery
9 10 (11.11%) CSS3
9 10 (11.11%) Web Services
10 8 (8.89%) RESTful
11 6 (6.67%) WCF
11 6 (6.67%) Ajax
12 5 (5.56%) J2SE
12 5 (5.56%) J2EE
13 4 (4.44%) JDBC
13 4 (4.44%) Servlets
13 4 (4.44%) SOAP
13 4 (4.44%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Computer Science
2 21 (23.33%) Mathematics
3 14 (15.56%) Algorithms
4 13 (14.44%) Statistics
5 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (5.56%) Clustering
7 4 (4.44%) Informatics
7 4 (4.44%) LIMS
7 4 (4.44%) User Experience
7 4 (4.44%) Life Science
8 2 (2.22%) Mobile App
8 2 (2.22%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.11%) Physics
9 1 (1.11%) Ergonomics
9 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
9 1 (1.11%) Handset
9 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
9 1 (1.11%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.11%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.89%) Windows
2 16 (17.78%) Linux
3 9 (10.00%) UNIX
4 5 (5.56%) Solaris
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.11%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.11%) Android
5 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (75.56%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (36.67%) OO
3 25 (27.78%) Software Engineering
4 23 (25.56%) User Stories
5 21 (23.33%) Financial Modelling
6 18 (20.00%) TDD
6 18 (20.00%) MVC
7 17 (18.89%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (17.78%) Test Automation
8 16 (17.78%) Software Architecture
8 16 (17.78%) Risk Management
8 16 (17.78%) Scrum
9 15 (16.67%) DSDM
9 15 (16.67%) Waterfall
10 13 (14.44%) Automated Testing
11 12 (13.33%) UML
12 10 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 10 (11.11%) Regression Testing
13 9 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (10.00%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 56 (62.22%) C#
2 51 (56.67%) SQL
3 24 (26.67%) C++
4 19 (21.11%) Java
5 18 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 17 (18.89%) Python
7 15 (16.67%) PowerShell
8 13 (14.44%) C
9 7 (7.78%) Perl
10 6 (6.67%) Bash Shell
11 4 (4.44%) XAML
11 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.11%) PHP
12 1 (1.11%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 41 (45.56%) Degree
2 9 (10.00%) ISEB
2 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (31.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) Nagios
1 2 (2.22%) ZABBIX
1 2 (2.22%) Munin
1 2 (2.22%) Puppet
1 2 (2.22%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.22%) Ansible
1 2 (2.22%) logstash
1 2 (2.22%) Graylog
1 2 (2.22%) Graphite
Vendors
1 44 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 20 (22.22%) TOWER Software
3 15 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 9 (10.00%) WorldPay
5 6 (6.67%) Coverity
5 6 (6.67%) Perforce
5 6 (6.67%) Oracle
6 5 (5.56%) Sun
6 5 (5.56%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.11%) Xamarin
7 1 (1.11%) Quark
7 1 (1.11%) VMware
7 1 (1.11%) Sybase
7 1 (1.11%) Cognos
7 1 (1.11%) Symbian
7 1 (1.11%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
World Pay
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum Plus Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Sogeti
Salary: Excellent salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 25 days ago