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 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 73 54 78
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 32 65 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.66% 4.42% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 4.89% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 25 60 28
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.66% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £31,350 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1098 1330 1210
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 91.42% 90.41% 84.14%
Number of salaries quoted 822 1025 978
Median salary £46,000 £43,821 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.97% -2.62%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (73.77%) C#
3 35 (57.38%) Software Engineering
4 28 (45.90%) HTML
4 28 (45.90%) HTML5
5 26 (42.62%) SQL
5 26 (42.62%) .NET
5 26 (42.62%) CSS
6 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
6 25 (40.98%) MVC
7 24 (39.34%) Degree
7 24 (39.34%) Computer Science
8 23 (37.70%) OO
8 23 (37.70%) Web Services
9 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
9 22 (36.07%) Java
10 21 (34.43%) jQuery
11 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
11 20 (32.79%) NUnit
12 19 (31.15%) TDD
12 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (29.51%) Finance
14 17 (27.87%) Regression Testing
14 17 (27.87%) Performance Testing
15 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
15 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
15 16 (26.23%) CSS3
15 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
15 16 (26.23%) Selenium
16 15 (24.59%) Mathematics

Unit Testing
Top Related 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 (9.84%) Moodle
1 6 (9.84%) SharePoint
1 6 (9.84%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (6.56%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.28%) Drupal
3 2 (3.28%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (26.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
3 12 (19.67%) Big Data
4 10 (16.39%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (6.56%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 20 (32.79%) NUnit
2 16 (26.23%) Git (software)
2 16 (26.23%) Selenium
3 13 (21.31%) Jenkins
3 13 (21.31%) Moq
3 13 (21.31%) Subversion
3 13 (21.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (11.48%) MSBuild
4 7 (11.48%) TeamCity
5 6 (9.84%) Octopus Deploy
5 6 (9.84%) Rhino Mocks
5 6 (9.84%) SpecFlow
5 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
6 5 (8.20%) Eclipse
6 5 (8.20%) IntelliJ
6 5 (8.20%) Maven
7 4 (6.56%) PhantomJS
7 4 (6.56%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.64%) JIRA
8 1 (1.64%) Mockito
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.64%) Electronics
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) C# Developer
3 15 (24.59%) Java Developer
4 13 (21.31%) Software Developer
5 11 (18.03%) Developer in Test
6 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 8 (13.11%) Senior Developer
7 8 (13.11%) Test Engineer
8 7 (11.48%) .NET Developer
8 7 (11.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (11.48%) Software Test Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) .NET Software Developer
9 6 (9.84%) .NET Software Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (9.84%) C# Software Developer
9 6 (9.84%) C# Software Engineer
9 6 (9.84%) C++ Developer
9 6 (9.84%) C++/Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) HTML
1 28 (45.90%) HTML5
2 26 (42.62%) .NET
2 26 (42.62%) CSS
3 23 (37.70%) Web Services
4 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
5 21 (34.43%) jQuery
6 19 (31.15%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (26.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (26.23%) CSS3
8 13 (21.31%) RESTful
8 13 (21.31%) WCF
9 11 (18.03%) REST
10 10 (16.39%) WPF
11 9 (14.75%) Ajax
11 9 (14.75%) AngularJS
11 9 (14.75%) JSON
11 9 (14.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (13.11%) Django
13 7 (11.48%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 24 (39.34%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Life Science
3 6 (9.84%) Algorithms
3 6 (9.84%) Learning Management System
3 6 (9.84%) User Experience
3 6 (9.84%) VLE
4 5 (8.20%) LIMS
5 4 (6.56%) Clustering
5 4 (6.56%) Social Media
5 4 (6.56%) Social Network
6 3 (4.92%) W3C
6 3 (4.92%) Web 2.0
7 2 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.64%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.64%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Windows
2 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.92%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Android
5 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.64%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (75.41%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (57.38%) Software Engineering
3 25 (40.98%) MVC
4 23 (37.70%) OO
5 19 (31.15%) TDD
6 17 (27.87%) Performance Testing
6 17 (27.87%) Regression Testing
7 15 (24.59%) Mathematics
8 14 (22.95%) Code Coverage
8 14 (22.95%) User Stories
9 13 (21.31%) Analytics
9 13 (21.31%) Business Analysis
9 13 (21.31%) Test Automation
9 13 (21.31%) Waterfall
10 12 (19.67%) Exploratory Testing
10 12 (19.67%) Financial Modelling
11 9 (14.75%) Front End Development
11 9 (14.75%) Integration Testing
11 9 (14.75%) SDLC
12 8 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) C#
2 26 (42.62%) SQL
3 22 (36.07%) Java
4 20 (32.79%) JavaScript
5 9 (14.75%) Python
6 8 (13.11%) C++
7 6 (9.84%) PowerShell
8 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
8 2 (3.28%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.64%) C
9 1 (1.64%) PHP
9 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 24 (39.34%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) WAI
2 2 (3.28%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
1 1 (1.64%) GFS2
1 1 (1.64%) NFS
1 1 (1.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (1.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (40.98%) Microsoft
2 11 (18.03%) Oracle
3 6 (9.84%) Blackboard
3 6 (9.84%) Sitecore
4 5 (8.20%) TOWER Software
4 5 (8.20%) webMethods
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