Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 79 59
Rank change year-on-year +24 -20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 116 104 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.53% 3.84% 4.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.79% 4.19% 4.97%
Number of salaries quoted 91 95 93
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +16.67% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,800 £31,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £68,750 £59,500
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 2,423 2,483 2,214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.61% 91.76% 90.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,633 1,888 1,800
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,070 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +0.15% - +1.12%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 87 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (63.79%) Software Engineering
3 71 (61.21%) C#
4 53 (45.69%) Test Automation
5 43 (37.07%) Mathematics
6 39 (33.62%) WPF
7 38 (32.76%) Algorithms
8 37 (31.90%) JavaScript
8 37 (31.90%) OO
9 36 (31.03%) Windows
10 34 (29.31%) C++
11 33 (28.45%) WinForms
12 32 (27.59%) SQL
13 30 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
14 29 (25.00%) .NET
15 28 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
16 26 (22.41%) SDLC
17 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
18 23 (19.83%) MVC
18 23 (19.83%) Scrum
19 22 (18.97%) Data Structures
20 20 (17.24%) HTML
20 20 (17.24%) Web Services
20 20 (17.24%) Degree
21 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
21 19 (16.38%) Java
21 19 (16.38%) Mentoring
22 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
22 18 (15.52%) Analytics
22 18 (15.52%) MFC

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 6 (5.17%) Apache
2 2 (1.72%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.86%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 18 (15.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.17%) GitHub
3 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.72%) npm
5 1 (0.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.17%) Broadband
2 1 (0.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 10 (8.62%) Big Data
4 8 (6.90%) MySQL
5 7 (6.03%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (5.17%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.86%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.86%) Power BI
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (15.52%) NUnit
1 18 (15.52%) Visual Studio
2 14 (12.07%) Git (software)
3 9 (7.76%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.03%) Maven
5 6 (5.17%) NCrunch
5 6 (5.17%) ReSharper
6 4 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (2.59%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.72%) Artifactory
8 2 (1.72%) JIRA
8 2 (1.72%) webpack
9 1 (0.86%) Gradle
9 1 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 18 (15.52%) Finance
2 1 (0.86%) Electronics
2 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (74.14%) Developer
2 48 (41.38%) C# Developer
3 38 (32.76%) Software Developer
4 34 (29.31%) Software Engineer
5 22 (18.97%) C# Software Developer
6 21 (18.10%) Senior Developer
7 18 (15.52%) UI Developer
8 17 (14.66%) C# WPF Developer
8 17 (14.66%) WinForms Developer
8 17 (14.66%) WPF Developer
9 16 (13.79%) .NET Developer
9 16 (13.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 13 (11.21%) .NET Software Developer
10 13 (11.21%) Senior Software Developer
11 12 (10.34%) C# Software Engineer
11 12 (10.34%) Senior Software Engineer
12 11 (9.48%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (7.76%) Graduate C++ Software Developer
13 9 (7.76%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
13 9 (7.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (33.62%) WPF
2 33 (28.45%) WinForms
3 29 (25.00%) .NET
4 20 (17.24%) HTML
4 20 (17.24%) Web Services
5 18 (15.52%) CSS
5 18 (15.52%) MFC
6 16 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 15 (12.93%) ASP.NET
7 15 (12.93%) RESTful
8 14 (12.07%) WCF
9 13 (11.21%) React
10 12 (10.34%) jQuery
10 12 (10.34%) Velocity
11 11 (9.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 9 (7.76%) .NET Framework
12 9 (7.76%) REST
13 8 (6.90%) Node.js
14 7 (6.03%) HTML5
14 7 (6.03%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 38 (32.76%) Algorithms
2 22 (18.97%) Data Structures
3 19 (16.38%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.90%) User Experience
5 5 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.31%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (3.45%) Reinsurance
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) Fintech
8 1 (0.86%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.86%) Life Science
8 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.86%) Raspberry Pi
8 1 (0.86%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.86%) W3C
8 1 (0.86%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 36 (31.03%) Windows
2 10 (8.62%) Linux
3 9 (7.76%) Unix
4 2 (1.72%) Android
5 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (63.79%) Software Engineering
3 53 (45.69%) Test Automation
4 43 (37.07%) Mathematics
5 37 (31.90%) OO
6 30 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
7 28 (24.14%) Problem-Solving
8 26 (22.41%) SDLC
9 23 (19.83%) MVC
9 23 (19.83%) Scrum
10 19 (16.38%) Mentoring
11 18 (15.52%) Analytics
11 18 (15.52%) Multithreading
12 16 (13.79%) Financial Modelling
12 16 (13.79%) Statistics
12 16 (13.79%) TDD
12 16 (13.79%) User Stories
13 13 (11.21%) Mathematical Modelling
14 12 (10.34%) Acceptance Criteria
14 12 (10.34%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 71 (61.21%) C#
2 37 (31.90%) JavaScript
3 34 (29.31%) C++
4 32 (27.59%) SQL
5 19 (16.38%) Java
6 14 (12.07%) Python
7 9 (7.76%) TypeScript
8 8 (6.90%) C
9 6 (5.17%) Ruby
10 3 (2.59%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.72%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.86%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (17.24%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) BPSS Clearance
2 8 (6.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.90%) ARP4754
2 4 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.72%) Docker
1 2 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.86%) Ansible
1 1 (0.86%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (20.69%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle
3 4 (3.45%) Capita
4 3 (2.59%) Google
5 1 (0.86%) Xamarin