Period
to 20 January 2018

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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 77 70
Rank change year-on-year -24 -7 +19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 72 89 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.36% 3.35% 4.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 3.78% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 73 83 85
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.22% +2.11% +18.75%
10th Percentile £33,000 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,250 £60,000 £66,250
South East median annual salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -2.11% +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 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 2,714 2,356 2,952
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 88.98% 88.57% 88.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,215 1,849 2,378
Oxfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,425 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 20 January 2018.

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 20 January 2018. 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 -41 27 £50,000 +17.65% 7
Kidlington +2 18 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Banbury +7 3 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Bicester - 2 £35,000 -
Wallingford - 2 £35,000 -
Abingdon -15 1 £47,500 -
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (55.56%) TDD
3 36 (50.00%) Java
4 35 (48.61%) SQL
4 35 (48.61%) Scrum
5 32 (44.44%) .NET
6 31 (43.06%) C#
7 26 (36.11%) Spring
8 24 (33.33%) Visual Studio
9 22 (30.56%) WinForms
9 22 (30.56%) WPF
9 22 (30.56%) MVVM
10 21 (29.17%) WCF
11 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
11 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
11 20 (27.78%) C++
11 20 (27.78%) Web Services
12 18 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
12 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
13 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
14 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
14 16 (22.22%) Degree
14 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
15 15 (20.83%) GitHub
15 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
15 15 (20.83%) Selenium
15 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
16 14 (19.44%) MATLAB
16 14 (19.44%) Machine Learning

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 13 (18.06%) IIS
2 7 (9.72%) JBoss
3 4 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 18 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (20.83%) GitHub
3 9 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (6.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) DNS
1 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.39%) Internet
1 1 (1.39%) Modbus
1 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.28%) Big Data
2 11 (15.28%) Oracle Database
2 11 (15.28%) RDBMS
2 11 (15.28%) Relational Database
3 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 16 (22.22%) Jenkins
3 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 15 (20.83%) Selenium
4 12 (16.67%) Subversion
5 4 (5.56%) Maven
6 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Mockito
7 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.39%) CMake
7 1 (1.39%) CppUnit
7 1 (1.39%) GCC
7 1 (1.39%) GDB
7 1 (1.39%) GNU Toolchain
7 1 (1.39%) Hudson
7 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.39%) JIRA
7 1 (1.39%) NetBeans
General
1 2 (2.78%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 64 (88.89%) Developer
2 30 (41.67%) Java Developer
3 25 (34.72%) C# Developer
4 22 (30.56%) .NET Developer
5 20 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (23.61%) Software Developer
7 16 (22.22%) C# Software Developer
7 16 (22.22%) Senior Developer
8 15 (20.83%) SQL Developer
9 14 (19.44%) Senior Java Developer
10 13 (18.06%) .NET Software Developer
11 12 (16.67%) C++ Developer
11 12 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
11 12 (16.67%) C++/C# Developer
12 8 (11.11%) Software Engineer
13 5 (6.94%) Senior Software Engineer
14 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
15 3 (4.17%) C# Web Developer
15 3 (4.17%) Java Software Engineer
15 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (44.44%) .NET
2 26 (36.11%) Spring
3 22 (30.56%) WinForms
3 22 (30.56%) WPF
4 21 (29.17%) WCF
5 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET
5 20 (27.78%) Web Services
6 16 (22.22%) Hibernate
7 13 (18.06%) Natural Language Processing
8 9 (12.50%) AngularJS
9 8 (11.11%) HTML
9 8 (11.11%) jQuery
10 7 (9.72%) CSS
11 6 (8.33%) J2EE
12 5 (6.94%) JMS
13 4 (5.56%) .NET Framework
13 4 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (5.56%) JSON
13 4 (5.56%) RESTful
13 4 (5.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.83%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.39%) CAN bus
3 1 (1.39%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.39%) e-Health
3 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) State Machine
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.78%) Linux
1 2 (2.78%) Unix
2 1 (1.39%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (1.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (69.44%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (55.56%) TDD
3 35 (48.61%) Scrum
4 22 (30.56%) MVVM
5 20 (27.78%) Test Automation
6 18 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (23.61%) Software Engineering
8 14 (19.44%) Machine Learning
9 13 (18.06%) Content Enrichment
9 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
10 11 (15.28%) OO
11 10 (13.89%) Pair Programming
11 10 (13.89%) Release Management
12 9 (12.50%) MVC
13 8 (11.11%) Analytics
14 6 (8.33%) Kanban
15 5 (6.94%) BPMN
15 5 (6.94%) Kalman Filter
15 5 (6.94%) Web Development
16 3 (4.17%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 36 (50.00%) Java
2 35 (48.61%) SQL
3 31 (43.06%) C#
4 20 (27.78%) C++
5 17 (23.61%) JavaScript
6 14 (19.44%) MATLAB
7 4 (5.56%) C
7 4 (5.56%) Python
8 2 (2.78%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.78%) Korn
9 1 (1.39%) Pascal
9 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Rust
9 1 (1.39%) Scala
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (22.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (1.39%) IEC 61131
1 1 (1.39%) IEC 62304
1 1 (1.39%) ISO 13485
1 1 (1.39%) JTAG
1 1 (1.39%) MISRA
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (5.56%) Packer
1 4 (5.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (18.06%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.56%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.39%) Capita
3 1 (1.39%) Sitecore