Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 86 87
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 77 93 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.60% 3.17% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 3.58% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 77 89 80
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £52,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.46% +15.56% +21.62%
10th Percentile £34,000 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £60,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2611 2600 2926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.27% 88.62% 87.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2159 2081 2371
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +6.36%
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Oxfordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -11 44 £50,000 - 10
Kidlington -5 7 £45,000 +16.88% 1
Banbury +14 2 £53,750 +26.47%
Bicester - 2 £35,000 -
Wallingford - 2 £35,000 -
Witney 0 1 £45,000 +40.63%
Abingdon 0 1 £47,500 -
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 51 (66.23%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (57.14%) SQL
3 39 (50.65%) Java
4 33 (42.86%) TDD
5 31 (40.26%) .NET
6 30 (38.96%) C#
7 29 (37.66%) Spring
8 28 (36.36%) Scrum
9 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
10 21 (27.27%) Visual Studio
11 20 (25.97%) Test Automation
12 19 (24.68%) MVVM
12 19 (24.68%) WinForms
12 19 (24.68%) Software Engineering
12 19 (24.68%) WPF
13 18 (23.38%) Hibernate
13 18 (23.38%) C++
13 18 (23.38%) WCF
14 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
15 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
15 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
15 16 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (20.78%) Web Services
16 15 (19.48%) Subversion
16 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
16 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
17 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
18 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
18 13 (16.88%) HTML
18 13 (16.88%) J2EE

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 10 (12.99%) Elasticsearch
1 10 (12.99%) Tomcat
2 7 (9.09%) IIS
3 2 (2.60%) CMS
3 2 (2.60%) JBoss
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (20.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (11.69%) GitHub
4 2 (2.60%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.90%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) HTTP
3 1 (1.30%) DNS
3 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.30%) Modbus
3 1 (1.30%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.58%) Big Data
3 11 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (7.79%) Oracle Database
4 6 (7.79%) RDBMS
4 6 (7.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (5.19%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (27.27%) Visual Studio
2 17 (22.08%) Git (software)
3 15 (19.48%) Jenkins
3 15 (19.48%) Subversion
4 13 (16.88%) Selenium
5 10 (12.99%) Maven
6 5 (6.49%) Cucumber
6 5 (6.49%) JUnit
6 5 (6.49%) Mockito
7 4 (5.19%) Jasmine
8 3 (3.90%) JIRA
9 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
9 2 (2.60%) webpack
10 1 (1.30%) Bugzilla
10 1 (1.30%) CMake
10 1 (1.30%) GCC
10 1 (1.30%) GDB
10 1 (1.30%) GNU Toolchain
10 1 (1.30%) Hudson
10 1 (1.30%) NetBeans
General
1 8 (10.39%) Publishing
2 2 (2.60%) Automotive
3 1 (1.30%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 62 (80.52%) Developer
2 29 (37.66%) Java Developer
3 23 (29.87%) C# Developer
4 22 (28.57%) .NET Developer
5 18 (23.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (19.48%) Software Developer
7 13 (16.88%) C# Software Developer
8 12 (15.58%) SQL Developer
9 11 (14.29%) Software Engineer
10 10 (12.99%) .NET Software Developer
10 10 (12.99%) Senior Developer
11 9 (11.69%) Java Software Developer
12 8 (10.39%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (10.39%) Senior Software Engineer
13 7 (9.09%) Java Scala Developer
13 7 (9.09%) Scala Developer
14 6 (7.79%) C++ Software Developer
14 6 (7.79%) C++/C# Developer
14 6 (7.79%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 6 (7.79%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (40.26%) .NET
2 29 (37.66%) Spring
3 19 (24.68%) WinForms
3 19 (24.68%) WPF
4 18 (23.38%) Hibernate
4 18 (23.38%) WCF
5 16 (20.78%) Web Services
6 15 (19.48%) AngularJS
7 13 (16.88%) ASP.NET
7 13 (16.88%) HTML
7 13 (16.88%) J2EE
8 11 (14.29%) JMS
8 11 (14.29%) RESTful
9 10 (12.99%) JSON
9 10 (12.99%) Spring Boot
10 9 (11.69%) CSS
10 9 (11.69%) jQuery
11 6 (7.79%) CSS3
11 6 (7.79%) HTML5
11 6 (7.79%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.90%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.60%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) CAN bus
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.30%) e-Health
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Linux
2 5 (6.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.60%) Unix
4 1 (1.30%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (66.23%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.86%) TDD
3 28 (36.36%) Scrum
4 20 (25.97%) Test Automation
5 19 (24.68%) MVVM
5 19 (24.68%) Software Engineering
6 16 (20.78%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (16.88%) Kanban
7 13 (16.88%) OO
8 9 (11.69%) Pair Programming
9 8 (10.39%) MVC
10 5 (6.49%) Machine Learning
10 5 (6.49%) Release Management
10 5 (6.49%) Web Development
11 4 (5.19%) Analytics
11 4 (5.19%) Content Enrichment
11 4 (5.19%) Functional Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Integration Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Non-Functional Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 44 (57.14%) SQL
2 39 (50.65%) Java
3 30 (38.96%) C#
4 25 (32.47%) JavaScript
5 18 (23.38%) C++
6 11 (14.29%) Scala
7 8 (10.39%) MATLAB
7 8 (10.39%) Python
8 6 (7.79%) Bash Shell
9 4 (5.19%) C
9 4 (5.19%) Ruby
10 2 (2.60%) ES6
10 2 (2.60%) Korn
11 1 (1.30%) Pascal
11 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.30%) Rust
11 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
2 1 (1.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.30%) IEC 61131
2 1 (1.30%) IEC 62304
2 1 (1.30%) ISO 13485
2 1 (1.30%) JTAG
2 1 (1.30%) MISRA
System Software
1 11 (14.29%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (12.99%) Packer
1 10 (12.99%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (10.39%) Oracle
2 4 (5.19%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.19%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.30%) Capita
3 1 (1.30%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.30%) Telerik