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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google Test
Rank 827 872 869
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -3
Permanent jobs citing GoogleTest 39 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.003% 0.015%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.23% 0.018% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 39 3 15
Average salary £65,000 £45,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.44% +80.00%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
- +80.00%

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
16790 16583 16887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.12% 15.90% 15.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14232 13622 14732
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GoogleTest over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 within the UK.

GoogleTest Salary Histogram in the UK

GoogleTest
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 39 £65,000 +44.44% 2
London - 22 £65,000 -
Warwick - 12 £45,000 -
Warwickshire - 12 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 12 £45,000 -
Cambridge +3 5 £42,500 +6.25%
Cambridgeshire +1 5 £42,500 +6.25%
East of England -2 5 £42,500 +6.25%

GoogleTest
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 43 (87.76%) JavaScript
1 43 (87.76%) Windows
1 43 (87.76%) Linux
1 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (75.51%) C++
3 35 (71.43%) STL
4 32 (65.31%) OO
5 31 (63.27%) Scrum
5 31 (63.27%) Multithreading
5 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
5 31 (63.27%) HTML
5 31 (63.27%) HTML5
6 30 (61.22%) GCC
6 30 (61.22%) Low Latency
6 30 (61.22%) Relational Database
6 30 (61.22%) MFC
6 30 (61.22%) MySQL
6 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
6 30 (61.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 30 (61.22%) Visual Studio
6 30 (61.22%) Kanban
6 30 (61.22%) FIX Protocol
6 30 (61.22%) QA
6 30 (61.22%) Fixed Income
6 30 (61.22%) Finance
6 30 (61.22%) TDD
6 30 (61.22%) Pair Programming
7 25 (51.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
8 22 (44.90%) CppUnit
9 21 (42.86%) NUnit

GoogleTest
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Towers Watson Igloo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (61.22%) MySQL
1 30 (61.22%) SQL Server
1 30 (61.22%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) Ingres
2 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (61.22%) Visual Studio
1 30 (61.22%) GCC
2 22 (44.90%) CppUnit
3 21 (42.86%) NUnit
4 20 (40.82%) FitNesse
4 20 (40.82%) SpecFlow
4 20 (40.82%) Cucumber
5 12 (24.49%) Selenium
5 12 (24.49%) WebDriver
5 12 (24.49%) JMeter
6 1 (2.04%) Ant
6 1 (2.04%) ClearCase
6 1 (2.04%) ClearQuest
6 1 (2.04%) CruiseControl
6 1 (2.04%) Subversion
6 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
6 1 (2.04%) FxCop
General
1 30 (61.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 32 (65.31%) Developer
2 27 (55.10%) C++ Developer
3 9 (18.37%) Software Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Software Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Automation Tester
3 9 (18.37%) Senior Automation Tester
4 6 (12.24%) Software Engineer
5 5 (10.20%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.04%) C++ Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) C++ Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) C Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Programmer
7 1 (2.04%) Software Developer
7 1 (2.04%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (71.43%) STL
2 31 (63.27%) HTML
2 31 (63.27%) HTML5
3 30 (61.22%) FIX Protocol
3 30 (61.22%) MFC
4 25 (51.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 2 (4.08%) XML
6 1 (2.04%) Motif
6 1 (2.04%) .NET
6 1 (2.04%) wxWidgets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (61.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 30 (61.22%) Fixed Income
2 20 (40.82%) Inversion of Control
2 20 (40.82%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.04%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 43 (87.76%) Windows
1 43 (87.76%) Linux
2 12 (24.49%) Android
2 12 (24.49%) Apple iOS
3 11 (22.45%) UNIX
4 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) OO
3 31 (63.27%) Scrum
3 31 (63.27%) Multithreading
4 30 (61.22%) Kanban
4 30 (61.22%) Low Latency
4 30 (61.22%) TDD
4 30 (61.22%) Pair Programming
5 20 (40.82%) BDD
5 20 (40.82%) ATDD
5 20 (40.82%) Agile Testing
6 12 (24.49%) Automation Testing
7 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
8 6 (12.24%) UML
9 2 (4.08%) Validation
10 1 (2.04%) OOP
10 1 (2.04%) OOD
10 1 (2.04%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.04%) Project Management
10 1 (2.04%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 43 (87.76%) JavaScript
2 37 (75.51%) C++
3 12 (24.49%) Groovy
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) Python
5 1 (2.04%) Ruby
5 1 (2.04%) Java
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (61.22%) QA
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 18 (36.73%) Google
3 1 (2.04%) Red Hat
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