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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 56 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.26% 0.39% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 0.51% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 9
Average salary £35,000 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.66% +33.33%
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
474 390 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 85.25% 76.47% 83.21%
Number of salaries quoted 362 327 456
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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 30 June 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 9 (75.00%) MVC
4 8 (66.67%) CMS
4 8 (66.67%) Linux
4 8 (66.67%) Scrum
4 8 (66.67%) Refactoring
4 8 (66.67%) Joomla!
4 8 (66.67%) PHP
4 8 (66.67%) MySQL
4 8 (66.67%) Apache
4 8 (66.67%) W3C
4 8 (66.67%) Project Management
4 8 (66.67%) Symfony
4 8 (66.67%) Zend
4 8 (66.67%) jQuery
4 8 (66.67%) WordPress
4 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 8 (66.67%) PHPUnit
4 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 8 (66.67%) CSS3
4 8 (66.67%) Laravel
4 8 (66.67%) concrete5
4 8 (66.67%) User Experience
4 8 (66.67%) API Development
5 4 (33.33%) .NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 8 (66.67%) Apache
1 8 (66.67%) CMS
1 8 (66.67%) Joomla!
1 8 (66.67%) WordPress
1 8 (66.67%) concrete5
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 8 (66.67%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Graduate
3 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) HTML
1 11 (91.67%) CSS
2 8 (66.67%) Symfony
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) HTML5
2 8 (66.67%) CSS3
2 8 (66.67%) Laravel
3 4 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (25.00%) WCF
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) LAMP
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) W3C
1 8 (66.67%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) OO
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (75.00%) MVC
3 8 (66.67%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Project Management
3 8 (66.67%) Refactoring
3 8 (66.67%) API Development
4 3 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) C
5 2 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Zend