The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxford region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 36 49 51
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 40 32 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 5.17% 3.31% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.79% 4.49% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 40 24 18
Average salary £38,750 £48,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.68% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,625 £35,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,250 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
589 712 508
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.20% 73.71% 72.57%
Number of salaries quoted 536 615 452
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
Oxfordshire

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 25 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 33 (58.93%) CSS
2 29 (51.79%) .NET
2 29 (51.79%) HTML
3 28 (50.00%) Degree
4 27 (48.21%) MVC
4 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
5 24 (42.86%) Linux
6 22 (39.29%) C#
7 21 (37.50%) jQuery
8 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
8 20 (35.71%) PHP
9 19 (33.93%) Java
9 19 (33.93%) OO
10 18 (32.14%) MySQL
11 17 (30.36%) SQL
12 16 (28.57%) C++
12 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
13 15 (26.79%) CMake
13 15 (26.79%) Robotics
13 15 (26.79%) Subversion
13 15 (26.79%) Regression Testing
14 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
14 13 (23.21%) XML
15 12 (21.43%) Web Services
15 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (19.64%) Physics
17 10 (17.86%) Embedded Linux
17 10 (17.86%) TDD
18 9 (16.07%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 2 (3.57%) Drupal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SMS
1 1 (1.79%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) MySQL
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.79%) Subversion
2 15 (26.79%) CMake
3 8 (14.29%) Mercurial
4 6 (10.71%) MbUnit
4 6 (10.71%) NUnit
5 5 (8.93%) JSUnit
5 5 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
6 4 (7.14%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (1.79%) Finance
1 1 (1.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (50.00%) Developer
2 16 (28.57%) Software Engineer
3 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 10 (17.86%) PHP Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior Test Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.93%) C++ Software Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Mobile Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Software Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) CSS
2 29 (51.79%) HTML
2 29 (51.79%) .NET
3 21 (37.50%) jQuery
4 13 (23.21%) XML
4 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
5 12 (21.43%) Web Services
6 9 (16.07%) XSLT
6 9 (16.07%) .NET Framework
6 9 (16.07%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (16.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 8 (14.29%) HTML5
7 8 (14.29%) WCF
7 8 (14.29%) CodeIgniter
8 7 (12.50%) OOXML
8 7 (12.50%) CSS3
8 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (8.93%) OpenCL
9 5 (8.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 20 (35.71%) Computer Science
2 15 (26.79%) Robotics
3 11 (19.64%) Physics
4 7 (12.50%) N-Tier
5 5 (8.93%) CUDA
6 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
6 4 (7.14%) W3C
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) MVC
2 19 (33.93%) OO
3 16 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 15 (26.79%) Regression Testing
5 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (17.86%) TDD
7 9 (16.07%) OOD
8 7 (12.50%) Validation
8 7 (12.50%) Software Architecture
9 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.71%) User Stories
9 6 (10.71%) Web Development
10 5 (8.93%) System Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (3.57%) BDD
12 2 (3.57%) Scrum
13 1 (1.79%) UML
13 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) JavaScript
2 22 (39.29%) C#
3 20 (35.71%) PHP
4 19 (33.93%) Java
5 17 (30.36%) SQL
6 16 (28.57%) C++
7 6 (10.71%) MATLAB
8 5 (8.93%) Python
9 2 (3.57%) Ruby
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.79%) VBScript
10 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (50.00%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) ISEB
2 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Telerik
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