Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 73 74
Rank change year-on-year +8 +1 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 80 126 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 3.85% 4.24% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 4.51% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 78 112 69
Cambridge median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £27,955
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £60,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -

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 1,945 2,796 2,055
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.64% 93.98% 90.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 2,143 1,687
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £29,225 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +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 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 69 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (72.50%) C#
3 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
4 36 (45.00%) Test Automation
5 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 32 (40.00%) .NET
6 31 (38.75%) SQL
7 30 (37.50%) Algorithms
8 29 (36.25%) WPF
9 27 (33.75%) Mathematics
9 27 (33.75%) OO
10 26 (32.50%) WinForms
11 25 (31.25%) Scrum
11 25 (31.25%) MVC
11 25 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (27.50%) Java
13 21 (26.25%) TDD
14 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
15 19 (23.75%) Windows
15 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
15 19 (23.75%) Data Structures
16 18 (22.50%) Web Services
16 18 (22.50%) WCF
16 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
17 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
17 17 (21.25%) Multithreading
17 17 (21.25%) CSS
17 17 (21.25%) HTML
18 16 (20.00%) C++

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 (7.50%) Apache
2 5 (6.25%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 17 (21.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.50%) GitHub
4 3 (3.75%) SaaS
5 2 (2.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) MySQL
3 7 (8.75%) Big Data
3 7 (8.75%) NoSQL
4 6 (7.50%) Hadoop
4 6 (7.50%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.75%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.50%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (2.50%) Geospatial Data
7 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) Power BI
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 18 (22.50%) Git (software)
3 13 (16.25%) NUnit
4 7 (8.75%) Maven
5 6 (7.50%) NCrunch
5 6 (7.50%) ReSharper
5 6 (7.50%) TeamCity
6 4 (5.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.75%) JIRA
7 3 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.25%) Gradle
8 1 (1.25%) Subversion
General
1 14 (17.50%) Finance
2 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 56 (70.00%) Developer
2 44 (55.00%) C# Developer
3 25 (31.25%) Software Engineer
4 21 (26.25%) C# Software Developer
5 19 (23.75%) Software Developer
6 13 (16.25%) Senior Developer
7 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
8 11 (13.75%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (11.25%) .NET Software Developer
9 9 (11.25%) Senior C# Developer
10 8 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) C# WPF Developer
11 6 (7.50%) JavaScript Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Developer
11 6 (7.50%) Senior Software Engineer
11 6 (7.50%) WinForms Developer
11 6 (7.50%) WPF Developer
12 5 (6.25%) Cloud Developer
12 5 (6.25%) Java Engineer
12 5 (6.25%) Senior C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) .NET
2 29 (36.25%) WPF
3 26 (32.50%) WinForms
4 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (22.50%) WCF
5 18 (22.50%) Web Services
6 17 (21.25%) CSS
6 17 (21.25%) HTML
7 15 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
8 12 (15.00%) REST
9 11 (13.75%) RESTful
9 11 (13.75%) Spring
10 10 (12.50%) HTML5
10 10 (12.50%) Velocity
11 9 (11.25%) jQuery
12 8 (10.00%) AngularJS
13 7 (8.75%) MFC
14 6 (7.50%) .NET Framework
14 6 (7.50%) SOAP
14 6 (7.50%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 30 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 19 (23.75%) Data Structures
3 14 (17.50%) Computer Science
4 11 (13.75%) User Experience
5 5 (6.25%) Enterprise Cloud
6 4 (5.00%) Reinsurance
7 3 (3.75%) Fintech
7 3 (3.75%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (3.75%) Internet of Things
7 3 (3.75%) N-Tier
8 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.25%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 19 (23.75%) Windows
2 4 (5.00%) Android
3 3 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (86.25%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (56.25%) Software Engineering
3 36 (45.00%) Test Automation
4 27 (33.75%) Mathematics
4 27 (33.75%) OO
5 25 (31.25%) Continuous Integration
5 25 (31.25%) MVC
5 25 (31.25%) Scrum
6 21 (26.25%) TDD
7 17 (21.25%) Multithreading
8 16 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 16 (20.00%) SDLC
9 15 (18.75%) Mathematical Modelling
10 11 (13.75%) Analytics
10 11 (13.75%) DevOps
10 11 (13.75%) Financial Modelling
10 11 (13.75%) Risk Analytics
10 11 (13.75%) Risk Management
10 11 (13.75%) Statistics
11 10 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 58 (72.50%) C#
2 32 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 31 (38.75%) SQL
4 22 (27.50%) Java
5 16 (20.00%) C++
6 6 (7.50%) Ruby
7 5 (6.25%) Python
8 3 (3.75%) C
8 3 (3.75%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (17.50%) Degree
2 13 (16.25%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (6.25%) Ansible
2 4 (5.00%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (7.50%) Oracle
3 3 (3.75%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.50%) WorldPay