Period
to 20 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 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 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 58 78
Rank change year-on-year -30 +20 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 36 116 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.36% 4.57% 3.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 4.81% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 28 92 94
Cambridge median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £33,600
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £68,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £51,250
% change year-on-year +10.00% -2.44% +13.89%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,459 2,413 2,462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 95.61% 95.04% 91.93%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1,637 1,868
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £71,250
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,139 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.77% +0.31% -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Cambridge over the 6 months to 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 20 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (55.56%) .NET
4 19 (52.78%) Python
5 17 (47.22%) Amazon AWS
6 16 (44.44%) DevOps
6 16 (44.44%) SDLC
6 16 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
7 15 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
7 15 (41.67%) Microservices
7 15 (41.67%) Kubernetes
7 15 (41.67%) MySQL
7 15 (41.67%) C#
8 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
8 14 (38.89%) Ansible
8 14 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
9 13 (36.11%) Heroku
9 13 (36.11%) Puppet
9 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
9 13 (36.11%) Apache Cassandra
9 13 (36.11%) High Availability
9 13 (36.11%) OpenStack
9 13 (36.11%) Rackspace
9 13 (36.11%) CloudStack
9 13 (36.11%) Kafka
9 13 (36.11%) nginx
9 13 (36.11%) PaaS
9 13 (36.11%) PowerShell

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 14 (38.89%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (36.11%) Cloud Foundry
2 13 (36.11%) CloudStack
2 13 (36.11%) nginx
2 13 (36.11%) OpenStack
2 13 (36.11%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Chatbot
2 2 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (47.22%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (41.67%) Google Cloud Platform
4 13 (36.11%) AWS CloudFormation
4 13 (36.11%) DigitalOcean
4 13 (36.11%) Heroku
4 13 (36.11%) IaaS
4 13 (36.11%) PaaS
5 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) VPN
2 3 (8.33%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (41.67%) MySQL
2 13 (36.11%) Apache Cassandra
2 13 (36.11%) MongoDB
2 13 (36.11%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (36.11%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (5.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 12 (33.33%) NUnit
3 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 5 (13.89%) Jenkins
5 4 (11.11%) Hudson
5 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
6 3 (8.33%) Selenium
7 2 (5.56%) PyCharm
8 1 (2.78%) Maven
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Electronics
3 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 9 (25.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Software Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (16.67%) Software Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) .NET Software Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (13.89%) C# Software Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Python Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (55.56%) .NET
2 13 (36.11%) Kafka
2 13 (36.11%) LEMP Stack
3 12 (33.33%) WPF
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 8 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
4 8 (22.22%) Velocity
4 8 (22.22%) WCF
4 8 (22.22%) WinForms
5 3 (8.33%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) Java EE
7 1 (2.78%) JSON
7 1 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Renewable Energy
2 8 (22.22%) Algorithms
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) CentOS
1 13 (36.11%) Linux
1 13 (36.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (36.11%) Ubuntu
2 4 (11.11%) Android
2 4 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (80.56%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (77.78%) Test Automation
3 16 (44.44%) DevOps
3 16 (44.44%) Infrastructure as Code
3 16 (44.44%) SDLC
4 15 (41.67%) Microservices
5 14 (38.89%) Software Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) High Availability
6 13 (36.11%) Infrastructure Automation
6 13 (36.11%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 13 (36.11%) Network Design
6 13 (36.11%) Runbook
7 12 (33.33%) OO
7 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 12 (33.33%) User Stories
8 10 (27.78%) Analytics
8 10 (27.78%) Mathematics
9 8 (22.22%) Financial Modelling
9 8 (22.22%) Mentoring
9 8 (22.22%) Risk Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) Python
2 15 (41.67%) C#
3 13 (36.11%) Go
3 13 (36.11%) Perl
3 13 (36.11%) PowerShell
3 13 (36.11%) Ruby
4 12 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 11 (30.56%) SQL
6 4 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 13 (36.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (41.67%) Kubernetes
2 14 (38.89%) Ansible
3 13 (36.11%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (36.11%) Packer
3 13 (36.11%) Puppet
3 13 (36.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Rackspace
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (11.11%) Xamarin
4 2 (5.56%) Google
4 2 (5.56%) Perforce