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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 36 50 49
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 38 32 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 4.97% 3.35% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.52% 4.55% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 38 24 19
Average salary £36,375 £48,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.61% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,375 £35,000 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £74,250 £52,500
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
583 704 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 76.31% 73.79% 72.61%
Number of salaries quoted 528 607 453
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 28 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Oxford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 28 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 28 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 Integration Services
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 15 (26.79%) CMake
2 15 (26.79%) Subversion
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%) Jasmine
6 4 (7.14%) Visual Studio
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%) PHP Developer
3 10 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Architect
4 8 (14.29%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Senior 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 Software Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Software Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (58.93%) CSS
2 29 (51.79%) .NET
2 29 (51.79%) HTML
3 21 (37.50%) jQuery
4 13 (23.21%) ASP.NET
4 13 (23.21%) XML
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%) OpenGL
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%) Chemistry
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (42.86%) Linux
2 10 (17.86%) Embedded Linux
3 2 (3.57%) UNIX
4 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.79%) Windows
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%) User Stories
9 6 (10.71%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.71%) Web Development
10 5 (8.93%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.93%) System Testing
10 5 (8.93%) Analytics
11 4 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
12 2 (3.57%) Scrum
12 2 (3.57%) BDD
13 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
13 1 (1.79%) Performance Testing
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%) ISTQB
2 6 (10.71%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Telerik
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