The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 6 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.97% 1.79% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.24% 2.29% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +91.86%
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 Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
485 393 490
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 78.48% 78.29% 80.07%
Number of salaries quoted 385 340 410
Average salary £50,000 £49,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% -5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Slough

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) OO
3 13 (86.67%) jQuery
4 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (80.00%) User Experience
5 9 (60.00%) MVC
5 9 (60.00%) CMS
5 9 (60.00%) HTML
6 8 (53.33%) PHP
6 8 (53.33%) MySQL
6 8 (53.33%) Apache
6 8 (53.33%) CSS
6 8 (53.33%) Linux
6 8 (53.33%) W3C
6 8 (53.33%) Project Management
6 8 (53.33%) Scrum
6 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
6 8 (53.33%) HTML5
6 8 (53.33%) CSS3
6 8 (53.33%) Laravel
6 8 (53.33%) concrete5
6 8 (53.33%) WordPress
6 8 (53.33%) Symfony
6 8 (53.33%) Zend
6 8 (53.33%) Degree
6 8 (53.33%) Refactoring
6 8 (53.33%) Joomla!
6 8 (53.33%) API Development
7 5 (33.33%) Node.js

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 9 (60.00%) CMS
2 8 (53.33%) Joomla!
2 8 (53.33%) WordPress
2 8 (53.33%) Apache
2 8 (53.33%) concrete5
3 5 (33.33%) Node.js
4 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (13.33%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (53.33%) PHPUnit
3 4 (26.67%) Subversion
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) EasyMock
5 1 (6.67%) DbUnit
5 1 (6.67%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 8 (53.33%) PHP Developer
3 3 (20.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (13.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Designer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) HTML5
3 8 (53.33%) Symfony
3 8 (53.33%) CSS3
3 8 (53.33%) Laravel
4 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
4 4 (26.67%) Express
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
6 1 (6.67%) J2EE
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
6 1 (6.67%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) J2SE
6 1 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (6.67%) Ajax
6 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (80.00%) User Experience
2 8 (53.33%) W3C
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (93.33%) OO
3 9 (60.00%) MVC
4 8 (53.33%) Scrum
4 8 (53.33%) Project Management
4 8 (53.33%) Refactoring
4 8 (53.33%) API Development
5 2 (13.33%) Web Development
6 1 (6.67%) SOA
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Zend