The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 110 117 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 29 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 1.03% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 1.53% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 14 27
Average salary £50,000 £44,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.35% +18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,650 £28,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1825 1441 1725
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.12% 67.49% 72.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1326 1103 1472
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Unit Testing
Berkshire

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Reading

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Reading region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 58 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (56.82%) Degree
3 47 (53.41%) TDD
4 45 (51.14%) Java
5 42 (47.73%) Linux
5 42 (47.73%) Computer Science
6 40 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 40 (45.45%) NoSQL
6 40 (45.45%) Riak
6 40 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
7 35 (39.77%) Business Continuity
7 35 (39.77%) Document Management
7 35 (39.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 31 (35.23%) HTML
8 31 (35.23%) CSS
9 30 (34.09%) .NET
10 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
10 26 (29.55%) SQL
11 25 (28.41%) C#
12 24 (27.27%) MVC
13 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET
14 19 (21.59%) jQuery
14 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
14 19 (21.59%) Scrum
15 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
16 15 (17.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 14 (15.91%) WCF
18 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
18 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (7.95%) WebSphere
2 5 (5.68%) Apache
3 2 (2.27%) CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Drupal
4 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Node.js
4 1 (1.14%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (5.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.27%) Internet
1 2 (2.27%) Network Security
2 1 (1.14%) DHCP
2 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (45.45%) Apache Cassandra
1 40 (45.45%) NoSQL
1 40 (45.45%) Riak
2 19 (21.59%) SQL Server
3 13 (14.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.23%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (7.95%) DB2
6 4 (4.55%) MySQL
7 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 2 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.14%) Apache Hive
8 1 (1.14%) Hadoop
8 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (20.45%) Visual Studio
2 13 (14.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (9.09%) Selenium
4 6 (6.82%) Moq
5 5 (5.68%) MSTest
5 5 (5.68%) WebDriver
5 5 (5.68%) Selenium IDE
6 4 (4.55%) Rhino Mocks
6 4 (4.55%) Subversion
7 3 (3.41%) Maven
7 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.27%) Trac
8 2 (2.27%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.27%) JUnit
9 1 (1.14%) CruiseControl
9 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.14%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.14%) Automotive
3 1 (1.14%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 79 (89.77%) Developer
2 38 (43.18%) Java Developer
3 32 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 21 (23.86%) .NET Developer
5 15 (17.05%) Senior Java Developer
6 14 (15.91%) C# Developer
7 13 (14.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 12 (13.64%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (11.36%) Senior C# Developer
11 9 (10.23%) Software Developer
12 6 (6.82%) C# Software Developer
12 6 (6.82%) Ab Initio Developer
12 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET Developer
13 5 (5.68%) Test Engineer
13 5 (5.68%) Front-End Developer
13 5 (5.68%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 5 (5.68%) .NET Software Developer
14 4 (4.55%) Lead .NET Developer
14 4 (4.55%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) HTML
1 31 (35.23%) CSS
2 30 (34.09%) .NET
3 22 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (21.59%) jQuery
5 15 (17.05%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 15 (17.05%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (15.91%) WCF
7 13 (14.77%) .NET Framework
8 10 (11.36%) Web Services
9 9 (10.23%) REST
10 7 (7.95%) SOAP
10 7 (7.95%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (6.82%) Ajax
11 6 (6.82%) JSON
12 5 (5.68%) WinForms
12 5 (5.68%) XML
12 5 (5.68%) XSLT
12 5 (5.68%) Castle Windsor
12 5 (5.68%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 42 (47.73%) Computer Science
2 40 (45.45%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (12.50%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.95%) DataPower
5 3 (3.41%) Open Source
6 1 (1.14%) iPhone
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 42 (47.73%) Linux
2 10 (11.36%) UNIX
3 7 (7.95%) AIX
3 7 (7.95%) Solaris
4 1 (1.14%) Android
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) Windows
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (65.91%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (53.41%) TDD
3 35 (39.77%) Business Continuity
3 35 (39.77%) Document Management
3 35 (39.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 24 (27.27%) MVC
5 19 (21.59%) Scrum
6 10 (11.36%) Software Engineering
7 9 (10.23%) OOP
8 8 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.55%) Validation
10 4 (4.55%) Web Development
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.41%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.41%) Data Analysis
11 3 (3.41%) OO
11 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (2.27%) Waterfall
12 2 (2.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 45 (51.14%) Java
2 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 26 (29.55%) SQL
3 25 (28.41%) C#
4 9 (10.23%) Shell Script
5 8 (9.09%) PHP
6 7 (7.95%) Perl
6 7 (7.95%) Python
7 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.68%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) VB
10 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 50 (56.82%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.95%) IBM
2 7 (7.95%) Ab Initio
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle
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