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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 60 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 15 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 2.28% 1.64% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.12% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 19
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -1.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £34,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £73,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
549 706 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 78.21% 77.41% 79.43%
Number of salaries quoted 460 621 676
Average salary £45,000 £41,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% -7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 31 (58.49%) CSS
2 28 (52.83%) Degree
3 27 (50.94%) HTML
3 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
4 26 (49.06%) Linux
5 24 (45.28%) .NET
6 21 (39.62%) MVC
7 20 (37.74%) jQuery
8 19 (35.85%) PHP
8 19 (35.85%) Java
9 18 (33.96%) MySQL
9 18 (33.96%) OO
10 17 (32.08%) C#
10 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
11 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
11 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
11 16 (30.19%) C++
11 16 (30.19%) SQL
12 15 (28.30%) Regression Testing
12 15 (28.30%) CMake
12 15 (28.30%) Robotics
13 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (22.64%) Subversion
15 11 (20.75%) Physics
15 11 (20.75%) XML
16 10 (18.87%) Web Services
16 10 (18.87%) TDD
16 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
17 9 (16.98%) XSLT
17 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (5.66%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) SMS
1 1 (1.89%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (33.96%) MySQL
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (30.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (28.30%) CMake
3 12 (22.64%) Subversion
4 7 (13.21%) Mercurial
5 5 (9.43%) MbUnit
5 5 (9.43%) JSUnit
5 5 (9.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (9.43%) NUnit
6 4 (7.55%) Jasmine
7 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.89%) JUnit
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
1 1 (1.89%) Advertising
1 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (47.17%) Developer
2 16 (30.19%) Software Engineer
3 9 (16.98%) PHP Developer
4 8 (15.09%) Architect
4 8 (15.09%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.32%) Software Developer
5 6 (11.32%) .NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Test Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Web Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (5.66%) Ruby Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
9 2 (3.77%) Senior Architect
9 2 (3.77%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (58.49%) CSS
2 27 (50.94%) HTML
3 24 (45.28%) .NET
4 20 (37.74%) jQuery
5 11 (20.75%) XML
6 10 (18.87%) Web Services
7 9 (16.98%) XSLT
7 9 (16.98%) ASP.NET
8 7 (13.21%) CodeIgniter
9 6 (11.32%) HTML5
9 6 (11.32%) WCF
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (9.43%) OpenCL
10 5 (9.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (9.43%) CSS3
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (9.43%) OpenGL
10 5 (9.43%) Ajax
10 5 (9.43%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (32.08%) Computer Science
2 15 (28.30%) Robotics
3 11 (20.75%) Physics
4 5 (9.43%) N-Tier
4 5 (9.43%) CUDA
5 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
5 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.55%) W3C
6 1 (1.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.89%) Chemistry
6 1 (1.89%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.89%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 26 (49.06%) Linux
2 10 (18.87%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.66%) UNIX
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
4 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (39.62%) MVC
2 18 (33.96%) OO
3 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
4 15 (28.30%) Regression Testing
5 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (18.87%) TDD
7 8 (15.09%) OOD
8 7 (13.21%) Software Architecture
9 6 (11.32%) System Testing
9 6 (11.32%) Validation
10 5 (9.43%) Test Automation
10 5 (9.43%) Software Testing
10 5 (9.43%) Analytics
10 5 (9.43%) User Stories
10 5 (9.43%) Visual Analytics
11 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (5.66%) BDD
13 2 (3.77%) Web Development
14 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
14 1 (1.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.94%) JavaScript
2 19 (35.85%) PHP
2 19 (35.85%) Java
3 17 (32.08%) C#
4 16 (30.19%) C++
4 16 (30.19%) SQL
5 6 (11.32%) MATLAB
6 5 (9.43%) Python
7 3 (5.66%) Ruby
8 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.89%) VBScript
8 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 28 (52.83%) Degree
2 5 (9.43%) ISEB
2 5 (9.43%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Telerik
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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