The table below looks at the statistics for GoogleTest skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google Test
Rank - 869 876
Permanent jobs citing GoogleTest 0 11 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.010% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.067% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 11
Average salary - £40,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.87%
UK excluding London average salary - £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
18437 16461 17185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.08% 15.22% 14.53%
Number of salaries quoted 15271 14027 14856
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

GoogleTest
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

GoogleTest Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GoogleTest
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK.

GoogleTest Salary Trend in the UK

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Text Mining
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) C++/CLI
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Semantic Web
2 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) MediaWiki
2 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
2 1 (50.00%) SCons

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing GoogleTest 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 GoogleTest. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Text Mining
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) CppUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (50.00%) GCC
2 1 (50.00%) SCons
2 1 (50.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Senior Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior C++ Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) STL
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Semantic Web
1 1 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (50.00%) Information Retrieval
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) C++/CLI
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle