Period
to 22 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 22 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 62 95
Rank change year-on-year -2 +33 -32
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 84 113 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 3.79% 3.89% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 4.37% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 84 98 84
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.53% -2.11% +18.75%
10th Percentile £36,750 £36,150 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,984 2,584 2,619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.57% 88.98% 89.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1,567 2,034 2,204
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Buckinghamshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Buckinghamshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 22 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Buckinghamshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 22 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -22 57 £45,000 -3.23% 12
High Wycombe +21 19 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Aylesbury - 5 £47,500 - 1
Chesham -4 1 £47,500 +18.75% 1
Amersham - 1 £50,000 - 1
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 February 2019, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 76 (90.48%) .NET
2 67 (79.76%) C#
3 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
5 41 (48.81%) MVC
6 40 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 39 (46.43%) E-Commerce
8 37 (44.05%) SQL
9 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
11 34 (40.48%) HTML
11 34 (40.48%) CSS
11 34 (40.48%) .NET Framework
12 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (39.29%) Scrum
13 27 (32.14%) jQuery
13 27 (32.14%) AngularJS
14 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
15 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
15 25 (29.76%) TDD
16 24 (28.57%) Visual Studio
17 22 (26.19%) IIS
17 22 (26.19%) High Availability
18 21 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
18 21 (25.00%) Sitecore
19 20 (23.81%) .NET Core
20 18 (21.43%) Test Automation
20 18 (21.43%) TypeScript
20 18 (21.43%) Mobile App
21 17 (20.24%) SDLC

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (26.19%) IIS
2 9 (10.71%) Confluence
3 7 (8.33%) CMS
4 6 (7.14%) Kentico
5 5 (5.95%) Apache
5 5 (5.95%) Apache ServiceMix
5 5 (5.95%) Commerce Server
6 4 (4.76%) Apache Solr
6 4 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (4.76%) EPiServer
7 1 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
Cloud Services
1 40 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.19%) NuGet
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.14%) Extranet
1 6 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (29.76%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (7.14%) MySQL
5 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
5 5 (5.95%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (28.57%) Visual Studio
2 13 (15.48%) JIRA
2 13 (15.48%) NUnit
2 13 (15.48%) TeamCity
3 12 (14.29%) MSTest
4 9 (10.71%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.14%) Git (software)
6 4 (4.76%) Hudson
6 4 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (4.76%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.19%) JMeter
8 1 (1.19%) MSBuild
8 1 (1.19%) ReSharper
8 1 (1.19%) Selenium
8 1 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (8.33%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (77.38%) Developer
2 21 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 21 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Sitecore Developer
3 15 (17.86%) Software Developer
4 13 (15.48%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 12 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 10 (11.90%) Angular Developer
7 9 (10.71%) Team Leader
7 9 (10.71%) Technical Leader
8 8 (9.52%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Development Team Leader
10 5 (5.95%) Applications Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Applications Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Web Applications Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Senior Web Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Web Applications Developer
10 5 (5.95%) Web Developer
11 4 (4.76%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (90.48%) .NET
2 36 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 34 (40.48%) .NET Framework
3 34 (40.48%) CSS
3 34 (40.48%) HTML
4 27 (32.14%) AngularJS
4 27 (32.14%) jQuery
5 26 (30.95%) ASP.NET
6 20 (23.81%) .NET Core
7 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (19.05%) Entity Framework
7 16 (19.05%) XML
8 14 (16.67%) JSON
8 14 (16.67%) RESTful
8 14 (16.67%) WCF
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 13 (15.48%) WPF
10 10 (11.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 10 (11.90%) HTML5
11 9 (10.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.10%) User Experience
3 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.19%) Windows
1 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (48.81%) MVC
3 39 (46.43%) E-Commerce
4 33 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (39.29%) Scrum
5 25 (29.76%) TDD
6 22 (26.19%) High Availability
7 21 (25.00%) Inversion of Control
8 18 (21.43%) Test Automation
9 17 (20.24%) Load Balancing
9 17 (20.24%) SDLC
10 13 (15.48%) Front End Development
11 12 (14.29%) Functional Testing
12 11 (13.10%) Kanban
13 10 (11.90%) Coaching
14 9 (10.71%) BDD
14 9 (10.71%) Line Management
14 9 (10.71%) Logistics
14 9 (10.71%) Mentoring
14 9 (10.71%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 67 (79.76%) C#
2 37 (44.05%) SQL
3 35 (41.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.43%) TypeScript
5 12 (14.29%) VC++
6 9 (10.71%) Bourne shell
6 9 (10.71%) ES6
7 5 (5.95%) Delphi
7 5 (5.95%) Java
8 2 (2.38%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.19%) C
9 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (13.10%) Degree
2 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.19%) AWS Certification
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
3 1 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) HL7
2 4 (4.76%) GDPR
Vendors
1 50 (59.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.00%) Sitecore
3 9 (10.71%) Xamarin
4 5 (5.95%) Oracle
5 4 (4.76%) Fujitsu
5 4 (4.76%) Kofax
5 4 (4.76%) Micro Focus
6 3 (3.57%) Unisys
7 2 (2.38%) Meridio
7 2 (2.38%) Progress
8 1 (1.19%) DevExpress
8 1 (1.19%) Telerik