The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 85 118 106
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 59 22 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.57% 0.91% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.19% 1.84%
Number of salaries quoted 50 20 23
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1867 1852 1519
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.39% 76.72% 68.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1306 1313 1181
Average salary £52,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

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 28 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Reading

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 80 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (58.49%) C#
3 59 (55.66%) Scrum
4 46 (43.40%) Java
5 45 (42.45%) .NET
6 44 (41.51%) ASP.NET
7 41 (38.68%) Degree
8 40 (37.74%) Web Services
8 40 (37.74%) SQL
9 39 (36.79%) MVC
10 35 (33.02%) Finance
11 34 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
12 32 (30.19%) Software Engineering
13 31 (29.25%) OO
14 29 (27.36%) Visual Studio
15 28 (26.42%) Linux
15 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
16 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
16 27 (25.47%) jQuery
16 27 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (24.53%) TDD
17 26 (24.53%) Mentoring
18 25 (23.58%) HTML
19 24 (22.64%) Waterfall
20 23 (21.70%) CSS
21 22 (20.75%) V-Model
22 21 (19.81%) Jenkins
22 21 (19.81%) Management Information System
23 19 (17.92%) RESTful

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 5 (4.72%) CMS
1 5 (4.72%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.83%) JBoss
3 2 (1.89%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.89%) Apache
Applications
1 17 (16.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.49%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.89%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 16 (15.09%) NoSQL
3 15 (14.15%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (11.32%) Riak
4 12 (11.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (10.38%) RavenDB
6 8 (7.55%) MySQL
6 8 (7.55%) DB2
7 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
8 4 (3.77%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 29 (27.36%) Visual Studio
2 26 (24.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (19.81%) Jenkins
4 18 (16.98%) Maven
5 12 (11.32%) Ant
6 10 (9.43%) ClearCase
7 8 (7.55%) Git (software)
8 7 (6.60%) Rational DOORS
9 6 (5.66%) PHPUnit
9 6 (5.66%) ClearQuest
9 6 (5.66%) Subversion
10 5 (4.72%) MSTest
11 4 (3.77%) MSI
12 3 (2.83%) JUnit
12 3 (2.83%) Selenium
13 2 (1.89%) Mockito
13 2 (1.89%) Eclipse
14 1 (0.94%) NUnit
14 1 (0.94%) Oracle Forms
14 1 (0.94%) JIRA
General
1 35 (33.02%) Finance
2 13 (12.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.83%) Automotive
4 2 (1.89%) Publishing
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Electronics
5 1 (0.94%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 70 (66.04%) Developer
2 26 (24.53%) Java Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Software Developer
3 20 (18.87%) C# Developer
4 18 (16.98%) .NET Developer
5 17 (16.04%) Team Leader
5 17 (16.04%) Software Engineer
6 15 (14.15%) Development Team Leader
7 14 (13.21%) Senior Developer
8 13 (12.26%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (12.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (12.26%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.49%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (8.49%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (8.49%) .NET Software Developer
10 6 (5.66%) C# Programmer
10 6 (5.66%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 6 (5.66%) PHP Developer
10 6 (5.66%) Senior Software Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (42.45%) .NET
2 44 (41.51%) ASP.NET
3 40 (37.74%) Web Services
4 34 (32.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (25.47%) jQuery
6 25 (23.58%) HTML
7 23 (21.70%) CSS
8 19 (17.92%) RESTful
9 17 (16.04%) WCF
10 16 (15.09%) Spring
10 16 (15.09%) Entity Framework
11 14 (13.21%) Hibernate
12 12 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (11.32%) AngularJS
12 12 (11.32%) J2EE
13 11 (10.38%) JPA
13 11 (10.38%) WF
13 11 (10.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 10 (9.43%) LESS
15 9 (8.49%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.81%) Management Information System
2 14 (13.21%) Computer Science
3 13 (12.26%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (7.55%) Client/Server
6 6 (5.66%) Mobile Computing
7 5 (4.72%) User Experience
8 2 (1.89%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.89%) iPad
9 1 (0.94%) DTV
9 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 28 (26.42%) Linux
2 17 (16.04%) Windows
3 13 (12.26%) UNIX
4 4 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (3.77%) AIX
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.89%) Solaris
6 1 (0.94%) Debian
6 1 (0.94%) CentOS
6 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (75.47%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (55.66%) Scrum
3 39 (36.79%) MVC
4 32 (30.19%) Software Engineering
5 31 (29.25%) OO
6 27 (25.47%) Continuous Integration
7 26 (24.53%) TDD
7 26 (24.53%) Mentoring
8 24 (22.64%) Waterfall
9 22 (20.75%) V-Model
10 17 (16.04%) System Testing
10 17 (16.04%) Line Management
11 15 (14.15%) Resource Management
12 13 (12.26%) Web Development
13 12 (11.32%) Web Application Development
13 12 (11.32%) Domain-Driven Design
13 12 (11.32%) Document Management
13 12 (11.32%) Business Continuity
13 12 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (11.32%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 62 (58.49%) C#
2 46 (43.40%) Java
3 40 (37.74%) SQL
4 18 (16.98%) T-SQL
5 14 (13.21%) JavaScript
6 10 (9.43%) TypeScript
6 10 (9.43%) C++
7 6 (5.66%) PHP
8 4 (3.77%) Korn
8 4 (3.77%) Shell Script
8 4 (3.77%) VBScript
9 1 (0.94%) Python
9 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (38.68%) Degree
2 13 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.60%) PhD
4 4 (3.77%) CSSLP
4 4 (3.77%) CCNA
4 4 (3.77%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
System Software
1 7 (6.60%) Firmware
2 4 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 4 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (3.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.77%) SCCM
1 4 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 4 (3.77%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 3 (2.83%) Puppet
2 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.83%) Ansible
Vendors
1 28 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (15.09%) Telerik
3 11 (10.38%) Oracle
4 10 (9.43%) Twitter
4 10 (9.43%) DevExpress
5 5 (4.72%) IBM
5 5 (4.72%) Zend
6 4 (3.77%) HP
6 4 (3.77%) VMware
7 3 (2.83%) SAP
8 2 (1.89%) hybris
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