The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 68 32 37
Rank change year-on-year -36 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 42 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxford 1.16% 6.46% 5.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 7.55% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8 34 24
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.51%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £45,000 £37,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £59,250 £69,750
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 Oxford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Oxford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 601 556 633
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Oxford 86.85% 85.54% 89.53%
Number of salaries quoted 513 494 512
Median salary £42,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxford 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 Oxford

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Oxford.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Oxford

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Oxford over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Oxford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 33 (80.49%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 20 (48.78%) Subversion
4 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
5 17 (41.46%) Spring
5 17 (41.46%) Hibernate
6 15 (36.59%) C++
6 15 (36.59%) Python
7 14 (34.15%) J2EE
7 14 (34.15%) Degree
7 14 (34.15%) Physics
8 13 (31.71%) Machine Learning
8 13 (31.71%) Linux
8 13 (31.71%) MATLAB
9 12 (29.27%) OpenGL
9 12 (29.27%) CUDA
9 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
10 11 (26.83%) Robotics
10 11 (26.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
10 11 (26.83%) GPGPU
10 11 (26.83%) CMake
10 11 (26.83%) OpenCV
10 11 (26.83%) OpenCL
10 11 (26.83%) Automotive
10 11 (26.83%) STL
11 10 (24.39%) C#
11 10 (24.39%) Scala
12 5 (12.20%) HTML
13 4 (9.76%) .NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (2.44%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.44%) FTP
1 1 (2.44%) HTTP
1 1 (2.44%) Modbus
1 1 (2.44%) RS-485
1 1 (2.44%) SSH
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Subversion
2 18 (43.90%) Git (software)
3 11 (26.83%) CMake
4 1 (2.44%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.83%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 39 (95.12%) Developer
2 22 (53.66%) Java Developer
3 18 (43.90%) Software Developer
4 12 (29.27%) C++ Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Senior Developer
4 12 (29.27%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (26.83%) C++ Software Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
6 7 (17.07%) C# Software Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (14.63%) Scala Developer
8 5 (12.20%) SQL Developer
9 3 (7.32%) .NET Developer
9 3 (7.32%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (7.32%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (7.32%) HTML Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Java Software Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Java Scala Developer
9 3 (7.32%) Senior Scala Developer
9 3 (7.32%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Hibernate
1 17 (41.46%) Spring
2 14 (34.15%) J2EE
3 12 (29.27%) OpenGL
4 11 (26.83%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (26.83%) OpenCL
4 11 (26.83%) OpenCV
4 11 (26.83%) STL
5 5 (12.20%) HTML
6 4 (9.76%) .NET
6 4 (9.76%) XML
7 3 (7.32%) WPF
8 2 (4.88%) Ajax
8 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.88%) CSS
8 2 (4.88%) Entity Framework
8 2 (4.88%) WinForms
9 1 (2.44%) CSS3
9 1 (2.44%) D3.js
9 1 (2.44%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Computer Science
1 12 (29.27%) CUDA
2 11 (26.83%) GPGPU
2 11 (26.83%) Robotics
3 2 (4.88%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (31.71%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Physics
2 13 (31.71%) Machine Learning
3 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.88%) Image Processing
6 2 (4.88%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.88%) MVC
6 2 (4.88%) OO
6 2 (4.88%) SDLC
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.44%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (2.44%) Kanban
7 1 (2.44%) Refactoring
7 1 (2.44%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.44%) UML
7 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
7 1 (2.44%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 33 (80.49%) Java
2 22 (53.66%) SQL
3 15 (36.59%) C++
3 15 (36.59%) Python
4 13 (31.71%) MATLAB
5 10 (24.39%) C#
5 10 (24.39%) Scala
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) C
7 1 (2.44%) C++/CLI
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Degree
2 2 (4.88%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.44%) EMC