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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 49 90 73
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 57 29 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.09% 1.60% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.89% 1.92% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 48 16 31
Average salary £45,000 £48,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +20.00%
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
1166 1511 1271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 83.70% 83.25% 80.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1015 1167 1094
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 28 August 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 69 (72.63%) C#
2 59 (62.11%) .NET
3 53 (55.79%) SQL
4 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (40.00%) CSS
5 38 (40.00%) OO
6 37 (38.95%) SQL Server
7 34 (35.79%) HTML
8 33 (34.74%) Degree
9 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
9 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET
9 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
10 28 (29.47%) WPF
10 28 (29.47%) NUnit
10 28 (29.47%) Software Engineering
11 27 (28.42%) Computer Science
11 27 (28.42%) MVC
12 26 (27.37%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (24.21%) Mathematics
14 22 (23.16%) QA
14 22 (23.16%) Finance
14 22 (23.16%) HTML5
15 20 (21.05%) User Stories
16 19 (20.00%) Java
17 18 (18.95%) jQuery
18 17 (17.89%) Financial Modelling
18 17 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
18 17 (17.89%) Algorithms
18 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
18 17 (17.89%) TOWER Software

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (12.63%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.47%) Node.js
3 8 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (6.32%) Apache Solr
4 6 (6.32%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (4.21%) WebLogic
5 4 (4.21%) Apache
5 4 (4.21%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.16%) JBoss
7 1 (1.05%) Smallworld
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.16%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) Internet
2 3 (3.16%) Wireless
2 3 (3.16%) TETRA
3 2 (2.11%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (38.95%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.79%) NoSQL
3 9 (9.47%) Big Data
4 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (4.21%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 28 (29.47%) NUnit
2 17 (17.89%) Selenium
2 17 (17.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (8.42%) Jenkins
4 6 (6.32%) PhantomJS
4 6 (6.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (6.32%) Moq
4 6 (6.32%) SpecFlow
5 4 (4.21%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.16%) Rhino Mocks
6 3 (3.16%) CruiseControl
6 3 (3.16%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.11%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.11%) Xcode
7 2 (2.11%) JIRA
7 2 (2.11%) WebDriver
7 2 (2.11%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.11%) SCons
7 2 (2.11%) Android Studio
General
1 22 (23.16%) Finance
2 6 (6.32%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.11%) Publishing
4 1 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 68 (71.58%) Developer
2 24 (25.26%) Senior Developer
3 22 (23.16%) Software Developer
4 17 (17.89%) Software Engineer
4 17 (17.89%) .NET Developer
5 13 (13.68%) Senior Software Engineer
6 10 (10.53%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (9.47%) Programmer
7 9 (9.47%) AWS Developer
8 8 (8.42%) Senior Software Developer
9 7 (7.37%) Full Stack Developer
10 5 (5.26%) Automation Engineer
10 5 (5.26%) C# Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Test Engineer
11 4 (4.21%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (4.21%) Architect
12 3 (3.16%) Graduate
12 3 (3.16%) Software Programmer
12 3 (3.16%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (62.11%) .NET
2 38 (40.00%) CSS
3 34 (35.79%) HTML
4 29 (30.53%) ASP.NET
5 28 (29.47%) WPF
6 26 (27.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (23.16%) HTML5
8 18 (18.95%) jQuery
9 15 (15.79%) Web Services
10 12 (12.63%) RESTful
10 12 (12.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 11 (11.58%) Ajax
12 9 (9.47%) J2EE
12 9 (9.47%) WCF
12 9 (9.47%) Django
13 8 (8.42%) SignalR
14 7 (7.37%) CSS3
14 7 (7.37%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (6.32%) D3.js
15 6 (6.32%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 27 (28.42%) Computer Science
2 23 (24.21%) Mathematics
3 17 (17.89%) Statistics
3 17 (17.89%) Algorithms
4 11 (11.58%) Clustering
5 7 (7.37%) Social Network
5 7 (7.37%) Visualisation
5 7 (7.37%) Social Media
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.16%) GIS
6 3 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.11%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.11%) Handset
7 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.11%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.11%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.05%) Web 2.0
8 1 (1.05%) W3C
8 1 (1.05%) Mobile Payment
8 1 (1.05%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (14.74%) Windows
2 9 (9.47%) UNIX
3 7 (7.37%) Linux
4 4 (4.21%) Solaris
4 4 (4.21%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (2.11%) Windows Phone
5 2 (2.11%) Android
5 2 (2.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (51.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (40.00%) OO
3 28 (29.47%) Software Engineering
4 27 (28.42%) MVC
5 20 (21.05%) User Stories
6 17 (17.89%) Financial Modelling
7 16 (16.84%) Analytics
8 14 (14.74%) Test Automation
8 14 (14.74%) Regression Testing
9 13 (13.68%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (12.63%) Scrum
10 12 (12.63%) Software Architecture
11 11 (11.58%) Test Strategy
11 11 (11.58%) Automated Testing
11 11 (11.58%) Performance Testing
11 11 (11.58%) Code Coverage
12 10 (10.53%) SDLC
13 9 (9.47%) Risk Management
14 8 (8.42%) TDD
14 8 (8.42%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 69 (72.63%) C#
2 53 (55.79%) SQL
3 29 (30.53%) JavaScript
4 19 (20.00%) Java
5 17 (17.89%) T-SQL
6 11 (11.58%) Python
7 6 (6.32%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.26%) C
9 4 (4.21%) PL/SQL
10 3 (3.16%) Embedded C
10 3 (3.16%) MATLAB
11 2 (2.11%) C++
11 2 (2.11%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.11%) Perl
11 2 (2.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 33 (34.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (23.16%) QA
2 6 (6.32%) TickIT
3 3 (3.16%) JTAG
4 1 (1.05%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (2.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.11%) Nagios
1 2 (2.11%) ZABBIX
1 2 (2.11%) Munin
1 2 (2.11%) Puppet
1 2 (2.11%) Vagrant
1 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.11%) Ansible
1 2 (2.11%) logstash
1 2 (2.11%) Graylog
1 2 (2.11%) Graphite
Vendors
1 29 (30.53%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.89%) TOWER Software
3 9 (9.47%) Oracle
4 6 (6.32%) Sitecore
5 5 (5.26%) WorldPay
6 4 (4.21%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.21%) Sun
7 2 (2.11%) Symbian
7 2 (2.11%) Coverity
7 2 (2.11%) Xamarin
7 2 (2.11%) Perforce
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