Period
to 22 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 86 56
Rank change year-on-year +26 -30 +72
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 113 87 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.05% 3.03% 4.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.51% 5.13%
Number of salaries quoted 94 89 186
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.11% +18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £35,750 £31,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 2,332 2,479 3,411
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 83.64% 86.47% 84.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,811 2,088 2,753
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,500 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 January 2018.

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 January 2018. 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 +25 94 £46,500 -2.11% 5
High Wycombe - 7 £55,000 - 1
Chesham - 6 £40,000 - 1
Newport Pagnell - 3 £45,000 -
Gerrards Cross - 2 £50,000 - 1
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 68 (60.18%) JavaScript
2 64 (56.64%) HTML
3 61 (53.98%) C#
4 57 (50.44%) .NET
5 54 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (44.25%) SQL
7 49 (43.36%) Java
8 48 (42.48%) SQL Server
9 43 (38.05%) TDD
9 43 (38.05%) CSS
9 43 (38.05%) MVC
10 42 (37.17%) AngularJS
11 39 (34.51%) jQuery
12 36 (31.86%) RESTful
13 34 (30.09%) Spring
13 34 (30.09%) OO
14 33 (29.20%) XML
14 33 (29.20%) Hibernate
15 31 (27.43%) WCF
15 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
16 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
16 28 (24.78%) WPF
17 27 (23.89%) JSF
17 27 (23.89%) JSP
17 27 (23.89%) Dependency Injection
18 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
18 26 (23.01%) J2EE
19 25 (22.12%) OOA/OOD
19 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
19 25 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server

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 11 (9.73%) IIS
2 7 (6.19%) Apache
2 7 (6.19%) Apache ServiceMix
3 1 (0.88%) JBoss
3 1 (0.88%) Jetty
3 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (14.16%) GitHub
3 11 (9.73%) Azure Data Factory
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.42%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (42.48%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (11.50%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (9.73%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (9.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (9.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (7.96%) Relational Database
6 5 (4.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.65%) SSDT
8 2 (1.77%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.88%) Big Data
9 1 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.88%) MySQL
9 1 (0.88%) Power BI
9 1 (0.88%) QlikView
9 1 (0.88%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (22.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (15.93%) Git (software)
3 16 (14.16%) JUnit
4 15 (13.27%) Subversion
5 10 (8.85%) Visual Studio
6 8 (7.08%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (7.08%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.42%) MSTest
7 5 (4.42%) NUnit
8 1 (0.88%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.88%) GCC
8 1 (0.88%) gulp
8 1 (0.88%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.88%) Maven
8 1 (0.88%) Moq
8 1 (0.88%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.88%) Selenium
8 1 (0.88%) Sinon.JS
8 1 (0.88%) TestNG
8 1 (0.88%) webpack
General
1 11 (9.73%) Publishing
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
2 7 (6.19%) Law
3 2 (1.77%) Retail
4 1 (0.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 109 (96.46%) Developer
2 47 (41.59%) Java Developer
3 42 (37.17%) C# Developer
4 35 (30.97%) .NET Developer
5 25 (22.12%) HTML Developer
6 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 19 (16.81%) Software Developer
7 18 (15.93%) C# Software Developer
8 17 (15.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 17 (15.04%) Senior Developer
9 16 (14.16%) SQL Developer
10 14 (12.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (12.39%) JavaScript Developer
11 12 (10.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (10.62%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (9.73%) Agile .NET Developer
12 11 (9.73%) Agile C# Developer
12 11 (9.73%) Agile Developer
13 10 (8.85%) C# WPF Developer
13 10 (8.85%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (56.64%) HTML
2 57 (50.44%) .NET
3 43 (38.05%) CSS
4 42 (37.17%) AngularJS
5 39 (34.51%) jQuery
6 36 (31.86%) RESTful
7 34 (30.09%) Spring
8 33 (29.20%) Hibernate
8 33 (29.20%) XML
9 31 (27.43%) ASP.NET
9 31 (27.43%) WCF
10 28 (24.78%) WPF
11 27 (23.89%) JSF
11 27 (23.89%) JSP
12 26 (23.01%) J2EE
13 25 (22.12%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (21.24%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (20.35%) Web Services
16 22 (19.47%) .NET Framework
17 21 (18.58%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.85%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.65%) Client/Server
2 3 (2.65%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.65%) Social Media
3 2 (1.77%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.62%) Windows
2 11 (9.73%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.88%) Linux
3 1 (0.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (47.79%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (38.05%) MVC
2 43 (38.05%) TDD
3 34 (30.09%) OO
4 27 (23.89%) Dependency Injection
5 25 (22.12%) OOA/OOD
6 20 (17.70%) Use Case
7 18 (15.93%) SDLC
8 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (13.27%) Software Engineering
9 14 (12.39%) Software Architecture
10 13 (11.50%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (11.50%) E-Commerce
11 12 (10.62%) Inversion of Control
12 11 (9.73%) B2B
12 11 (9.73%) Scrum
12 11 (9.73%) UML
12 11 (9.73%) Workflow
13 10 (8.85%) MVVM
14 9 (7.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 68 (60.18%) JavaScript
2 61 (53.98%) C#
3 50 (44.25%) SQL
4 49 (43.36%) Java
5 17 (15.04%) T-SQL
6 11 (9.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (4.42%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.88%) C
8 1 (0.88%) C++
8 1 (0.88%) ES6
Qualifications
1 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.77%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 9 (7.96%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) Mesos
Vendors
1 28 (24.78%) Microsoft
2 12 (10.62%) Oracle
3 2 (1.77%) Unisys