The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 66 83 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 13 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.77% 1.41% 1.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 1.87% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 19
Average salary £41,250 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £34,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Unit Testing
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
572 747 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 77.72% 75.15% 78.65%
Number of salaries quoted 466 658 760
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,150
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Oxford region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Oxford

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 30 (57.69%) CSS
2 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (50.00%) Degree
3 24 (46.15%) Linux
4 22 (42.31%) HTML
5 20 (38.46%) Java
5 20 (38.46%) .NET
6 19 (36.54%) MVC
6 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
7 18 (34.62%) OO
8 16 (30.77%) C++
8 16 (30.77%) MySQL
8 16 (30.77%) SQL
8 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
8 16 (30.77%) jQuery
9 15 (28.85%) CMake
9 15 (28.85%) Robotics
9 15 (28.85%) Regression Testing
10 14 (26.92%) PHP
10 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
11 13 (25.00%) TDD
11 13 (25.00%) C#
12 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (21.15%) Physics
14 10 (19.23%) Subversion
14 10 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
15 8 (15.38%) System Testing
16 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
16 7 (13.46%) XML
17 6 (11.54%) XSLT

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 3 (5.77%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) SMS
1 1 (1.92%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (30.77%) MySQL
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) CMake
2 14 (26.92%) Git (software)
3 10 (19.23%) Subversion
4 5 (9.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (9.62%) Mercurial
4 5 (9.62%) JUnit
4 5 (9.62%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.77%) NUnit
5 3 (5.77%) MbUnit
6 2 (3.85%) JSUnit
7 1 (1.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Publishing
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Developer
2 16 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.38%) Architect
3 8 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 7 (13.46%) PHP Developer
4 7 (13.46%) .NET Developer
5 5 (9.62%) C++ Software Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Java Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Software Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Test Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Ruby Developer
6 3 (5.77%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Architect
7 2 (3.85%) Agile .NET Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior PHP Developer
7 2 (3.85%) Senior Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (57.69%) CSS
2 22 (42.31%) HTML
3 20 (38.46%) .NET
4 16 (30.77%) jQuery
5 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET
5 7 (13.46%) XML
6 6 (11.54%) XSLT
6 6 (11.54%) Web Services
6 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (9.62%) JSTL
7 5 (9.62%) WCF
7 5 (9.62%) CodeIgniter
7 5 (9.62%) OpenCL
7 5 (9.62%) OpenGL
7 5 (9.62%) EJB
7 5 (9.62%) JSP
7 5 (9.62%) Servlets
7 5 (9.62%) J2EE
8 4 (7.69%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 19 (36.54%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.85%) Robotics
3 11 (21.15%) Physics
4 5 (9.62%) Semantic Web
4 5 (9.62%) CUDA
5 4 (7.69%) N-Tier
5 4 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.92%) W3C
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Linux
2 10 (19.23%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.77%) UNIX
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) MVC
2 18 (34.62%) OO
3 16 (30.77%) Software Engineering
4 15 (28.85%) Regression Testing
5 13 (25.00%) TDD
6 12 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (15.38%) System Testing
8 6 (11.54%) OOD
9 5 (9.62%) Software Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) Analytics
9 5 (9.62%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (9.62%) Visual Analytics
10 4 (7.69%) Validation
11 3 (5.77%) Test Automation
11 3 (5.77%) Software Testing
11 3 (5.77%) Web Development
11 3 (5.77%) User Stories
11 3 (5.77%) BDD
12 2 (3.85%) Time Management
12 2 (3.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 20 (38.46%) Java
3 16 (30.77%) C++
3 16 (30.77%) SQL
4 14 (26.92%) PHP
5 13 (25.00%) C#
6 6 (11.54%) MATLAB
7 5 (9.62%) Python
8 3 (5.77%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.77%) Ruby
9 1 (1.92%) C
9 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.92%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (5.77%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle
2 4 (7.69%) Telerik
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago