Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 82 81
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 84 109 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.04% 3.50% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 3.69% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 73 95 58
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,924
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.56% +4.28%
10th Percentile £41,250 £34,250 £27,955
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year - +9.29% +1.67%

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 1,942 2,957 2,029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.50% 95.02% 92.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1,440 2,173 1,715
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £49,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.55% +9.44% +3.15%

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 67 (79.76%) C#
2 64 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (60.71%) .NET
4 44 (52.38%) Software Engineering
5 42 (50.00%) OO
6 36 (42.86%) WPF
6 36 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 33 (39.29%) Git (software)
8 30 (35.71%) Microsoft
8 30 (35.71%) SQL
8 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
9 27 (32.14%) WinForms
9 27 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (32.14%) TDD
9 27 (32.14%) NUnit
10 25 (29.76%) MVC
10 25 (29.76%) Scrum
11 24 (28.57%) Visual Studio
11 24 (28.57%) Mathematics
11 24 (28.57%) Algorithms
12 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET
13 21 (25.00%) WCF
14 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
14 20 (23.81%) Mentoring
15 18 (21.43%) Java
15 18 (21.43%) TeamCity
15 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
16 17 (20.24%) SDLC
17 16 (19.05%) Finance

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 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.19%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.14%) GitHub
4 3 (3.57%) Office 365
4 3 (3.57%) SaaS
5 2 (2.38%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (1.19%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.90%) Geospatial Data
3 7 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (4.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.57%) Power BI
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.38%) Big Data
6 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 27 (32.14%) NUnit
3 24 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 18 (21.43%) TeamCity
5 16 (19.05%) Jenkins
6 12 (14.29%) Hudson
7 6 (7.14%) NCrunch
7 6 (7.14%) ReSharper
8 4 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (3.57%) JIRA
10 2 (2.38%) Gradle
11 1 (1.19%) Maven
General
1 16 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 63 (75.00%) Developer
2 50 (59.52%) C# Developer
3 22 (26.19%) C# Software Developer
4 21 (25.00%) Software Engineer
5 19 (22.62%) Senior Developer
5 19 (22.62%) Software Developer
6 17 (20.24%) Senior C# Developer
7 16 (19.05%) .NET Developer
7 16 (19.05%) C# .NET Developer
8 11 (13.10%) .NET Software Developer
9 7 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
9 7 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (7.14%) Programmer
10 6 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Cloud Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Java Developer
11 5 (5.95%) Java Engineer
11 5 (5.95%) Java Programmer
11 5 (5.95%) Senior C# Software Developer
12 3 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (60.71%) .NET
2 36 (42.86%) WPF
3 27 (32.14%) WinForms
4 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET
5 21 (25.00%) WCF
6 18 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 13 (15.48%) Velocity
8 9 (10.71%) Web Services
9 8 (9.52%) CSS
9 8 (9.52%) HTML
10 7 (8.33%) RESTful
11 6 (7.14%) REST
12 5 (5.95%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (5.95%) HTML5
12 5 (5.95%) Spring
13 4 (4.76%) .NET Framework
13 4 (4.76%) CSS3
14 3 (3.57%) AngularJS
14 3 (3.57%) Entity Framework
14 3 (3.57%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.57%) Algorithms
2 11 (13.10%) User Experience
3 10 (11.90%) Data Structures
4 4 (4.76%) Enterprise Cloud
4 4 (4.76%) Internet of Things
4 4 (4.76%) Reinsurance
5 3 (3.57%) N-Tier
6 2 (2.38%) Fintech
6 2 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.19%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.29%) Android
2 11 (13.10%) Apple iOS
3 8 (9.52%) Windows
4 2 (2.38%) Linux
5 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (52.38%) Software Engineering
3 42 (50.00%) OO
4 36 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 27 (32.14%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (32.14%) TDD
6 25 (29.76%) MVC
6 25 (29.76%) Scrum
7 24 (28.57%) Mathematics
8 20 (23.81%) Mentoring
9 17 (20.24%) SDLC
10 15 (17.86%) Computer Science
11 14 (16.67%) Analytics
11 14 (16.67%) Financial Modelling
11 14 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
11 14 (16.67%) Risk Management
11 14 (16.67%) Statistics
12 13 (15.48%) Acceptance Criteria
12 13 (15.48%) Technical Debt
12 13 (15.48%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 67 (79.76%) C#
2 30 (35.71%) SQL
3 27 (32.14%) JavaScript
4 18 (21.43%) Java
5 14 (16.67%) C++
6 6 (7.14%) Python
6 6 (7.14%) Ruby
7 5 (5.95%) C
8 2 (2.38%) Scala
Qualifications
1 15 (17.86%) Degree
2 14 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 6 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (7.14%) Ansible
2 5 (5.95%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 30 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (13.10%) Xamarin
3 10 (11.90%) Oracle
4 2 (2.38%) WorldPay