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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Google Test
UK
Rank 855 943 945
Rank change year-on-year +88 +2  
Permanent jobs citing GoogleTest 5 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.013% 0.020%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.030% 0.070% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5 13 21
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11%  

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 16438 18672 17294
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 19.58% 18.06% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13808 15954 14504
Median salary £48,875 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.89% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

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
Top 6 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 26 March 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 +100 5 £47,500 -5.00% 2
East of England - 4 £47,500 - 1
Cambridge - 4 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £47,500 - 1
South West - 1 £47,500 -
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -

GoogleTest
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 6 (100.00%) Google
1 6 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (100.00%) C++
1 6 (100.00%) STL
2 5 (83.33%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux

GoogleTest
Top Related 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Programmer
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Programmer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (100.00%) Software Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 6 (100.00%) STL
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Google
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