Period
to 24 May 2018

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

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 84 60
Rank change year-on-year +8 -24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 119 78 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.85% 3.07% 4.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 3.37% 5.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87 70 111
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £61,750 £60,000 £57,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -

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 2,911 2,315 2,506
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.24% 91.11% 91.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1,932 1,792 1,963
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,521 £27,500 £28,300
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +1.18%

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 24 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 80 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (54.62%) Software Engineering
3 62 (52.10%) C#
4 48 (40.34%) Mathematics
5 46 (38.66%) Test Automation
6 43 (36.13%) WPF
7 41 (34.45%) OO
8 40 (33.61%) SQL
9 36 (30.25%) JavaScript
10 35 (29.41%) Degree
11 34 (28.57%) Computer Science
12 32 (26.89%) Algorithms
12 32 (26.89%) SDLC
13 31 (26.05%) C++
14 30 (25.21%) .NET
14 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
14 30 (25.21%) WinForms
14 30 (25.21%) Problem-Solving
15 29 (24.37%) Python
16 27 (22.69%) Windows
17 26 (21.85%) NUnit
18 23 (19.33%) Scrum
18 23 (19.33%) Statistics
18 23 (19.33%) Finance
18 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
18 23 (19.33%) Financial Modelling
18 23 (19.33%) Analytics
19 21 (17.65%) MVC
20 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
20 20 (16.81%) WCF

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 4 (3.36%) Tomcat
2 2 (1.68%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (1.68%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.68%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.84%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.36%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.52%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Broadband
2 2 (1.68%) Internet
2 2 (1.68%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.40%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.56%) Big Data
4 7 (5.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.52%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.52%) MS Access
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.68%) Neo4j
6 2 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.84%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (21.85%) NUnit
2 23 (19.33%) Git (software)
3 15 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (11.76%) Visual Studio
5 6 (5.04%) Jenkins
5 6 (5.04%) TeamCity
6 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
6 4 (3.36%) IntelliJ
6 4 (3.36%) Maven
7 3 (2.52%) Artifactory
7 3 (2.52%) JIRA
7 3 (2.52%) Moq
7 3 (2.52%) MSBuild
7 3 (2.52%) Subversion
7 3 (2.52%) webpack
General
1 23 (19.33%) Finance
2 4 (3.36%) Law
3 2 (1.68%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.84%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 102 (85.71%) Developer
2 55 (46.22%) Software Developer
3 42 (35.29%) C# Developer
4 35 (29.41%) Senior Developer
5 24 (20.17%) Senior Software Developer
6 22 (18.49%) C# Software Developer
6 22 (18.49%) Software Engineer
7 18 (15.13%) .NET Developer
7 18 (15.13%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (13.45%) UI Developer
9 15 (12.61%) .NET Software Developer
10 14 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
10 14 (11.76%) C# WPF Developer
10 14 (11.76%) WinForms Developer
10 14 (11.76%) WPF Developer
11 12 (10.08%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
11 12 (10.08%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (10.08%) Graduate Developer
11 12 (10.08%) Senior C++ Developer
11 12 (10.08%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (36.13%) WPF
2 30 (25.21%) .NET
2 30 (25.21%) WinForms
3 20 (16.81%) WCF
4 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET
5 17 (14.29%) CSS
6 16 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (13.45%) HTML
6 16 (13.45%) MFC
7 15 (12.61%) AngularJS
7 15 (12.61%) RESTful
8 14 (11.76%) React
9 13 (10.92%) jQuery
9 13 (10.92%) Web Services
10 10 (8.40%) Velocity
11 7 (5.88%) .NET Framework
11 7 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (5.88%) Django
11 7 (5.88%) Sass
12 6 (5.04%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 32 (26.89%) Algorithms
3 9 (7.56%) Data Structures
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.36%) LIMS
5 4 (3.36%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.36%) User Experience
6 2 (1.68%) Internet of Things
6 2 (1.68%) Life Science
6 2 (1.68%) Raspberry Pi
6 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.68%) W3C
6 2 (1.68%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.84%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (22.69%) Windows
2 18 (15.13%) Linux
3 15 (12.61%) Unix
4 3 (2.52%) Android
5 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.84%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (67.23%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (54.62%) Software Engineering
3 48 (40.34%) Mathematics
4 46 (38.66%) Test Automation
5 41 (34.45%) OO
6 32 (26.89%) SDLC
7 30 (25.21%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (19.33%) Analytics
8 23 (19.33%) Financial Modelling
8 23 (19.33%) Scrum
8 23 (19.33%) Statistics
9 21 (17.65%) MVC
10 20 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (15.97%) TDD
12 15 (12.61%) User Stories
13 14 (11.76%) Test Strategy
14 13 (10.92%) Multithreading
14 13 (10.92%) Risk Analytics
14 13 (10.92%) Risk Management
15 12 (10.08%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (52.10%) C#
2 40 (33.61%) SQL
3 36 (30.25%) JavaScript
4 31 (26.05%) C++
5 29 (24.37%) Python
6 14 (11.76%) Java
7 9 (7.56%) C
8 7 (5.88%) TypeScript
9 6 (5.04%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.52%) Kotlin
10 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
10 3 (2.52%) VBA
11 1 (0.84%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.84%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 35 (29.41%) Degree
2 11 (9.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (6.72%) BPSS Clearance
3 8 (6.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) ARP4754
2 7 (5.88%) QA
3 2 (1.68%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (3.36%) Docker
2 3 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Vendors
1 30 (25.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.36%) Capita
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle
3 3 (2.52%) Google
4 1 (0.84%) Xamarin