The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GoogleTest skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GoogleTest over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Test
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 837 937 982
Rank change year-on-year +100 +45  
Permanent jobs citing GoogleTest 37 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.20% 0.056% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 37 10 5
Median salary £65,000 £80,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £40,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year +18.75% -8.57%  

GoogleTest is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18627 17887 18702
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.97% 18.14% 16.86%
Number of salaries quoted 15360 15504 15675
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  

GoogleTest
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GoogleTest as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for GoogleTest in the UK

GoogleTest
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for GoogleTest in the UK

GoogleTest
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GoogleTest over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for GoogleTest in the UK

GoogleTest
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GoogleTest within the UK over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +79 37 £65,000 -18.75% 4
London +49 22 £75,000 -6.25% 4
South East +46 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Buckinghamshire -1 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Milton Keynes -3 7 £32,500 -18.75%
Cambridge - 7 £47,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 7 £47,500 -
East of England - 7 £47,500 -
City of London - 5 £85,000 - 2
South West - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT jobs citing GoogleTest also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GoogleTest.

1 38 (92.68%) C++
2 30 (73.17%) Google
3 24 (58.54%) C#
4 19 (46.34%) Finance
4 19 (46.34%) Degree
5 17 (41.46%) Subversion
5 17 (41.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 17 (41.46%) C
5 17 (41.46%) Visual Studio
6 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
7 14 (34.15%) Banking
7 14 (34.15%) Investment Banking
7 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
7 14 (34.15%) Derivative
7 14 (34.15%) MSTest
7 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 14 (34.15%) UML
7 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
7 14 (34.15%) Algorithms
8 12 (29.27%) STL
9 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
9 8 (19.51%) Linux
9 8 (19.51%) Java
10 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
10 7 (17.07%) MVC
10 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
10 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (14.63%) HTML
11 6 (14.63%) CSS

GoogleTest
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server
1 14 (34.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Subversion
1 17 (41.46%) Visual Studio
2 14 (34.15%) MSTest
3 3 (7.32%) Android Studio
3 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) JIRA
3 3 (7.32%) MSBuild
3 3 (7.32%) NUnit
3 3 (7.32%) VersionOne
General
1 19 (46.34%) Finance
2 14 (34.15%) Banking
2 14 (34.15%) Investment Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Law
Job Titles
1 38 (92.68%) Developer
2 33 (80.49%) C++ Developer
3 15 (36.59%) C++ Software Engineer
3 15 (36.59%) Software Engineer
4 14 (34.15%) C Developer
4 14 (34.15%) C/C++ Developer
4 14 (34.15%) Programmer
5 12 (29.27%) C++ Programmer
5 12 (29.27%) C++ Software Developer
5 12 (29.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 12 (29.27%) Software Developer
5 12 (29.27%) Software Programmer
6 7 (17.07%) C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) C Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) C/C++ Software Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate C# Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (7.32%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (4.88%) C++/C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (29.27%) STL
3 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
4 6 (14.63%) CSS
4 6 (14.63%) HTML
5 5 (12.20%) .NET
5 5 (12.20%) React
6 4 (9.76%) ASP.NET
7 3 (7.32%) Entity Framework
7 3 (7.32%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) Algorithms
1 14 (34.15%) Computer Science
1 14 (34.15%) Derivative
2 5 (12.20%) Fintech
2 5 (12.20%) Fixed Income
2 5 (12.20%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (9.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Linux
2 3 (7.32%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (36.59%) Software Engineering
2 14 (34.15%) UML
3 8 (19.51%) Multithreading
4 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.07%) MVC
4 7 (17.07%) Unit Testing
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Mobile Application Development
5 4 (9.76%) MVVM
6 3 (7.32%) BDD
6 3 (7.32%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (7.32%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) SOLID
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 3 (7.32%) Validation
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (92.68%) C++
2 24 (58.54%) C#
3 17 (41.46%) C
4 8 (19.51%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.20%) Scala
7 4 (9.76%) SQL
8 3 (7.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (46.34%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) QA
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Google
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Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus, Pens, Health etc
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