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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 52 49 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 26 29 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 3.55% 3.09% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 4.14% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 26 20 20
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,500 £32,325
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £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
554 701 610
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 75.68% 74.65% 75.12%
Number of salaries quoted 474 614 549
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -7.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,700 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (60.34%) CSS
2 30 (51.72%) HTML
3 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.00%) Degree
4 28 (48.28%) .NET
5 27 (46.55%) MVC
6 26 (44.83%) Linux
7 21 (36.21%) PHP
7 21 (36.21%) C#
7 21 (36.21%) jQuery
8 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
8 20 (34.48%) MySQL
8 20 (34.48%) OO
9 19 (32.76%) Java
10 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
11 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
11 16 (27.59%) C++
11 16 (27.59%) SQL
11 16 (27.59%) Subversion
12 15 (25.86%) Regression Testing
12 15 (25.86%) Robotics
12 15 (25.86%) CMake
13 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (20.69%) TDD
14 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
14 12 (20.69%) XML
15 11 (18.97%) Web Services
15 11 (18.97%) Physics
16 10 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
16 10 (17.24%) OOD

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (5.17%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) SMS
1 1 (1.72%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (34.48%) MySQL
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 16 (27.59%) Subversion
3 15 (25.86%) CMake
4 9 (15.52%) Mercurial
5 6 (10.34%) MbUnit
5 6 (10.34%) NUnit
6 5 (8.62%) JSUnit
6 5 (8.62%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (6.90%) Jasmine
8 3 (5.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (1.72%) Finance
1 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (51.72%) Developer
2 16 (27.59%) Software Engineer
3 11 (18.97%) PHP Developer
4 9 (15.52%) .NET Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Team Leader
5 8 (13.79%) Architect
6 6 (10.34%) Software Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Test Engineer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Test Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) C++ Software Engineer
7 5 (8.62%) Web Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Web Applications Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
8 4 (6.90%) Mobile Developer
9 3 (5.17%) Ruby Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior PHP Developer
10 2 (3.45%) Senior Software Architect
10 2 (3.45%) Software Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (60.34%) CSS
2 30 (51.72%) HTML
3 28 (48.28%) .NET
4 21 (36.21%) jQuery
5 12 (20.69%) XML
5 12 (20.69%) ASP.NET
6 11 (18.97%) Web Services
7 9 (15.52%) XSLT
7 9 (15.52%) CodeIgniter
8 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
8 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (12.07%) HTML5
9 7 (12.07%) WCF
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.34%) CSS3
10 6 (10.34%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 6 (10.34%) OOXML
11 5 (8.62%) Ajax
11 5 (8.62%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 20 (34.48%) Computer Science
2 15 (25.86%) Robotics
3 11 (18.97%) Physics
4 6 (10.34%) N-Tier
5 5 (8.62%) CUDA
6 4 (6.90%) Mobile App
6 4 (6.90%) W3C
7 1 (1.72%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.72%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 26 (44.83%) Linux
2 10 (17.24%) Embedded Linux
3 3 (5.17%) UNIX
4 1 (1.72%) Windows
4 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (46.55%) MVC
2 20 (34.48%) OO
3 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
4 15 (25.86%) Regression Testing
5 13 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (20.69%) TDD
7 10 (17.24%) OOD
8 8 (13.79%) Software Architecture
9 7 (12.07%) Validation
9 7 (12.07%) Web Development
10 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
10 6 (10.34%) User Stories
11 5 (8.62%) Visual Analytics
11 5 (8.62%) Analytics
11 5 (8.62%) System Testing
11 5 (8.62%) Software Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
13 3 (5.17%) BDD
14 2 (3.45%) Scrum
15 1 (1.72%) UML
Programming Languages
1 29 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 21 (36.21%) PHP
2 21 (36.21%) C#
3 19 (32.76%) Java
4 16 (27.59%) C++
4 16 (27.59%) SQL
5 6 (10.34%) MATLAB
6 5 (8.62%) Python
7 3 (5.17%) Ruby
8 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.72%) VBScript
8 1 (1.72%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 29 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) ISEB
2 6 (10.34%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (6.90%) Telerik
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