Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 72 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15 +56
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 126 79 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.16% 3.46% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.47% 3.87% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 112 70 102
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £46,924 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.23% +4.28% +9.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £27,955 £31,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,250 £59,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -6.25%

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 2820 2039 2537
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.04% 89.31% 88.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2148 1674 2178
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +8.43%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £63,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 90 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 72 (57.14%) OO
3 62 (49.21%) Test Automation
4 54 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (42.06%) C#
6 51 (40.48%) Java
7 50 (39.68%) Degree
8 48 (38.10%) Mathematics
9 47 (37.30%) Finance
10 46 (36.51%) Computer Science
11 41 (32.54%) TDD
12 40 (31.75%) Microsoft
12 40 (31.75%) AngularJS
13 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
14 38 (30.16%) NUnit
14 38 (30.16%) Algorithms
15 36 (28.57%) C++
16 35 (27.78%) SQL
16 35 (27.78%) Web Services
16 35 (27.78%) jQuery
17 34 (26.98%) NoSQL
17 34 (26.98%) .NET
18 33 (26.19%) MVC
18 33 (26.19%) Analytics
19 32 (25.40%) Web Development
20 31 (24.60%) OOD
21 29 (23.02%) ASP.NET
22 28 (22.22%) Python
22 28 (22.22%) React
22 28 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree

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 7 (5.56%) Cloud Foundry
2 6 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 3 (2.38%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.38%) IIS
3 3 (2.38%) NServiceBus
Cloud Services
1 13 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (26.98%) NoSQL
2 23 (18.25%) Relational Database
2 23 (18.25%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.35%) Big Data
4 6 (4.76%) MySQL
5 3 (2.38%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.79%) DocumentDB
6 1 (0.79%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 38 (30.16%) NUnit
2 24 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 21 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 14 (11.11%) Moq
5 14 (11.11%) MSBuild
5 14 (11.11%) Subversion
5 14 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 14 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 7 (5.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 4 (3.17%) JIRA
8 3 (2.38%) Maven
8 3 (2.38%) PhantomJS
8 3 (2.38%) Selenium
8 3 (2.38%) webpack
9 2 (1.59%) QUnit
10 1 (0.79%) Jasmine
10 1 (0.79%) JUnit
10 1 (0.79%) Mockito
General
1 47 (37.30%) Finance
2 16 (12.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (0.79%) Automotive
3 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 94 (74.60%) Developer
2 41 (32.54%) Software Developer
3 37 (29.37%) C# Developer
4 30 (23.81%) Senior Developer
5 28 (22.22%) Software Engineer
6 25 (19.84%) C# Software Developer
7 22 (17.46%) .NET Developer
8 21 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (16.67%) Java Engineer
8 21 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
9 20 (15.87%) .NET Software Developer
9 20 (15.87%) Java Software Engineer
10 17 (13.49%) Full Stack Developer
11 16 (12.70%) Senior C# Developer
12 15 (11.90%) Senior C# Software Developer
12 15 (11.90%) Senior Software Developer
13 14 (11.11%) Developer in Test
13 14 (11.11%) Senior .NET Software Developer
13 14 (11.11%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 14 (11.11%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (31.75%) AngularJS
2 35 (27.78%) jQuery
2 35 (27.78%) Web Services
3 34 (26.98%) .NET
4 29 (23.02%) ASP.NET
5 28 (22.22%) React
6 26 (20.63%) HTML
7 25 (19.84%) CSS
8 24 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 24 (19.05%) WCF
9 22 (17.46%) Node.js
9 22 (17.46%) RESTful
10 20 (15.87%) HTML5
10 20 (15.87%) WPF
11 18 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (11.90%) CSS3
13 14 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC 3
13 14 (11.11%) JSON
13 14 (11.11%) REST
13 14 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 46 (36.51%) Computer Science
2 38 (30.16%) Algorithms
3 21 (16.67%) Data Structures
4 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.35%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.97%) Reinsurance
7 3 (2.38%) Clustering
7 3 (2.38%) Fintech
7 3 (2.38%) Social Media
7 3 (2.38%) Social Network
8 2 (1.59%) Digital Currency
8 2 (1.59%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.79%) BBC
9 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
9 1 (0.79%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.79%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.79%) Life Science
9 1 (0.79%) Raspberry Pi
9 1 (0.79%) User Experience
9 1 (0.79%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.05%) Linux
2 12 (9.52%) Unix
3 11 (8.73%) Android
3 11 (8.73%) Apple iOS
4 9 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 72 (57.14%) OO
3 62 (49.21%) Test Automation
4 54 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 48 (38.10%) Mathematics
6 41 (32.54%) TDD
7 33 (26.19%) Analytics
7 33 (26.19%) MVC
8 32 (25.40%) Web Development
9 31 (24.60%) OOD
10 23 (18.25%) Financial Modelling
10 23 (18.25%) Front End Development
10 23 (18.25%) Physics
11 22 (17.46%) Multithreading
12 21 (16.67%) User Stories
13 20 (15.87%) Collaborative Working
13 20 (15.87%) Complexity Analysis
13 20 (15.87%) Performance Optimisation
13 20 (15.87%) Process Improvement
13 20 (15.87%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 53 (42.06%) C#
2 51 (40.48%) Java
3 39 (30.95%) JavaScript
4 36 (28.57%) C++
5 35 (27.78%) SQL
6 28 (22.22%) Python
7 9 (7.14%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.38%) C
9 2 (1.59%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.59%) PHP
10 1 (0.79%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 50 (39.68%) Degree
2 28 (22.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (5.56%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (1.59%) MCP
4 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (19.84%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (11.90%) Docker
2 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (5.56%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.59%) Puppet
3 1 (0.79%) Mesos
Vendors
1 40 (31.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (10.32%) Terracotta
3 4 (3.17%) TOWER Software