Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 67 91
Rank change year-on-year -15 +24 -3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 69 114 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.77% 3.94% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 4.38% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 67 100 101
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +18.75%
10th Percentile £40,500 £33,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,625 £53,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +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 2,237 2,601 2,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 89.84% 89.91% 88.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,865 2,086 2,309
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,000 £65,000 £62,750
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -32 39 £60,000 +33.33% 7
High Wycombe +5 21 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Aylesbury - 4 £50,000 - 2
Chesham -1 2 £47,500 +5.56% 1
Iver - 1 £50,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 58 (84.06%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (78.26%) .NET
3 49 (71.01%) C#
4 42 (60.87%) HTML
4 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 42 (60.87%) CSS
5 35 (50.72%) AngularJS
6 33 (47.83%) TDD
7 32 (46.38%) MVC
8 30 (43.48%) Scrum
9 29 (42.03%) E-Commerce
10 28 (40.58%) SQL
11 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (33.33%) jQuery
13 20 (28.99%) Web Services
13 20 (28.99%) TypeScript
13 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (27.54%) .NET Core
15 18 (26.09%) Test Automation
15 18 (26.09%) RESTful
15 18 (26.09%) Mobile App
15 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
16 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
17 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
18 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
18 15 (21.74%) JIRA
18 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
18 15 (21.74%) Front End Development
18 15 (21.74%) SOLID
19 14 (20.29%) XML

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 12 (17.39%) Confluence
2 10 (14.49%) Apache
2 10 (14.49%) Apache ServiceMix
3 8 (11.59%) IIS
4 5 (7.25%) Apache Solr
4 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (4.35%) CMS
5 3 (4.35%) Commerce Server
5 3 (4.35%) EPiServer
5 3 (4.35%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.80%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) NuGet
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Extranet
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (14.49%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.35%) MySQL
5 2 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.45%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.45%) PowerPivot
6 1 (1.45%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (1.45%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 15 (21.74%) JIRA
2 12 (17.39%) TeamCity
3 10 (14.49%) Jenkins
4 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (7.25%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.90%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.90%) Hudson
7 2 (2.90%) Subversion
7 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.45%) JMeter
8 1 (1.45%) Selenium
8 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (14.49%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Law
3 6 (8.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 54 (78.26%) Developer
2 14 (20.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (18.84%) Angular Developer
4 12 (17.39%) .NET Developer
5 10 (14.49%) C# Developer
5 10 (14.49%) Software Developer
6 9 (13.04%) Technical Leader
7 8 (11.59%) Java Developer
8 7 (10.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Sitecore Developer
10 5 (7.25%) Team Leader
11 4 (5.80%) Development Team Leader
11 4 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
12 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 3 (4.35%) Lead Developer
13 2 (2.90%) Analyst
13 2 (2.90%) Senior .NET Developer
13 2 (2.90%) Software Engineer
13 2 (2.90%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (78.26%) .NET
2 42 (60.87%) CSS
2 42 (60.87%) HTML
3 35 (50.72%) AngularJS
4 26 (37.68%) ASP.NET Web API
5 23 (33.33%) jQuery
6 20 (28.99%) Web Services
7 19 (27.54%) .NET Core
8 18 (26.09%) RESTful
9 15 (21.74%) .NET Framework
9 15 (21.74%) ASP.NET
10 14 (20.29%) XML
11 13 (18.84%) Entity Framework
12 12 (17.39%) JSON
12 12 (17.39%) REST
13 11 (15.94%) Hibernate
13 11 (15.94%) Node.js
13 11 (15.94%) Spring
14 10 (14.49%) JSF
14 10 (14.49%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.09%) Mobile App
2 12 (17.39%) User Experience
3 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.90%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (84.06%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (47.83%) TDD
3 32 (46.38%) MVC
4 30 (43.48%) Scrum
5 29 (42.03%) E-Commerce
6 18 (26.09%) Test Automation
7 17 (24.64%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (21.74%) Front End Development
8 15 (21.74%) SOLID
9 13 (18.84%) SDLC
10 12 (17.39%) BDD
10 12 (17.39%) High Availability
10 12 (17.39%) OO
11 11 (15.94%) Workflow
12 10 (14.49%) Kanban
12 10 (14.49%) OOA/OOD
12 10 (14.49%) Open Source
12 10 (14.49%) Software Engineering
12 10 (14.49%) UML
12 10 (14.49%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 49 (71.01%) C#
2 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.58%) SQL
4 20 (28.99%) TypeScript
5 13 (18.84%) T-SQL
6 12 (17.39%) Bourne shell
6 12 (17.39%) Java
7 9 (13.04%) ES6
8 3 (4.35%) Delphi
9 2 (2.90%) C
9 2 (2.90%) PHP
9 2 (2.90%) Scala
9 2 (2.90%) VB
10 1 (1.45%) Java 8
10 1 (1.45%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) AWS Certification
2 1 (1.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.45%) ISEB
2 1 (1.45%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) GDPR
1 1 (1.45%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.49%) Oracle
3 8 (11.59%) Sitecore
3 8 (11.59%) Xamarin
4 7 (10.14%) Unisys
5 2 (2.90%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.90%) DevExpress
5 2 (2.90%) Telerik
6 1 (1.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (1.45%) Informatica
6 1 (1.45%) Kofax
6 1 (1.45%) Meridio
6 1 (1.45%) Micro Focus
6 1 (1.45%) Progress