The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 118 145 101
Rank change year-on-year +27 -44  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 65 63 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.96% 1.39% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 1.57% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 58 61 82
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £23,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2804 4008 4366
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 84.64% 88.48% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2195 3175 3188
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Berkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Berkshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Berkshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Reading +12 16 £46,250 -15.90% 5
Ascot - 13 £65,000 - 2
Slough +14 8 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Hungerford +3 8 £32,250 +37.23% 2
Maidenhead +19 6 £44,000 -26.66%
Wokingham +9 2 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Newbury -5 1 £37,000 -45.18% 2
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 89 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (35.40%) HTML
3 56 (34.78%) CSS
4 55 (34.16%) TDD
5 54 (33.54%) Java
5 54 (33.54%) JavaScript
6 52 (32.30%) Web Services
7 48 (29.81%) .NET
7 48 (29.81%) Linux
8 46 (28.57%) C#
8 46 (28.57%) SQL
8 46 (28.57%) Scrum
8 46 (28.57%) QA
9 41 (25.47%) Software Engineering
9 41 (25.47%) PostgreSQL
10 35 (21.74%) Test Automation
10 35 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
11 34 (21.12%) MVC
12 33 (20.50%) Python
12 33 (20.50%) RESTful
13 28 (17.39%) Mobile App
14 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET
15 26 (16.15%) Ansible
16 25 (15.53%) Information Architecture
17 24 (14.91%) Waterfall
17 24 (14.91%) AngularJS
18 22 (13.66%) uWSGI
18 22 (13.66%) Docker
18 22 (13.66%) Flask
18 22 (13.66%) GitLab

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (13.66%) nginx
1 22 (13.66%) uWSGI
2 11 (6.83%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (6.83%) IIS
3 3 (1.86%) CMS
4 1 (0.62%) Jetty
4 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.62%) SAS
4 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.62%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.62%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.32%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (7.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.59%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.48%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.73%) Wireless
2 5 (3.11%) Broadband
2 5 (3.11%) Intranet
3 2 (1.24%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.47%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (21.74%) Apache Cassandra
3 21 (13.04%) SQL Server
4 20 (12.42%) NoSQL
5 10 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (5.59%) Big Data
6 9 (5.59%) SQLite
7 5 (3.11%) MySQL
7 5 (3.11%) OLAP
7 5 (3.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.48%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.86%) DTS
9 3 (1.86%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.86%) Power BI
9 3 (1.86%) Riak
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (1.24%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 22 (13.66%) GitLab
2 21 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 21 (13.04%) JUnit
3 20 (12.42%) Maven
3 20 (12.42%) Visual Studio
4 19 (11.80%) JIRA
5 17 (10.56%) Git (software)
6 11 (6.83%) Selenium
7 9 (5.59%) WebDriver
8 7 (4.35%) MSTest
8 7 (4.35%) Subversion
9 6 (3.73%) NUnit
9 6 (3.73%) Selenium IDE
10 4 (2.48%) Grunt
10 4 (2.48%) gulp
10 4 (2.48%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (2.48%) Mocha
10 4 (2.48%) TestDirector
10 4 (2.48%) Xcode
10 4 (2.48%) Yeoman
General
1 14 (8.70%) Finance
2 6 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.11%) Advertising
3 5 (3.11%) Retail
4 4 (2.48%) Marketing
5 3 (1.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.62%) Automotive
6 1 (0.62%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.62%) Front Office
6 1 (0.62%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 114 (70.81%) Developer
2 33 (20.50%) .NET Developer
3 32 (19.88%) Java Developer
4 22 (13.66%) Senior Developer
5 21 (13.04%) C# Developer
6 20 (12.42%) Python Developer
7 19 (11.80%) HTML Developer
7 19 (11.80%) JavaScript Developer
8 16 (9.94%) C# .NET Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Django Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Python/Django Developer
8 16 (9.94%) Software Developer
9 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (8.07%) C++ Developer
11 12 (7.45%) Java Software Developer
12 11 (6.83%) ABAP Developer
12 11 (6.83%) C# Software Developer
12 11 (6.83%) SAP Developer
12 11 (6.83%) Senior Java Developer
13 10 (6.21%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (35.40%) HTML
2 56 (34.78%) CSS
3 52 (32.30%) Web Services
4 48 (29.81%) .NET
5 33 (20.50%) RESTful
6 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET
7 24 (14.91%) AngularJS
8 22 (13.66%) Celery
8 22 (13.66%) Django
8 22 (13.66%) Flask
9 21 (13.04%) XML
10 20 (12.42%) JSON
11 18 (11.18%) .NET Framework
12 17 (10.56%) Ajax
13 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (9.32%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 15 (9.32%) jQuery
14 14 (8.70%) Node.js
15 13 (8.07%) D3.js
15 13 (8.07%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.39%) Mobile App
2 18 (11.18%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (10.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.97%) User Experience
5 6 (3.73%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.48%) Animation
7 2 (1.24%) NHS
8 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
8 1 (0.62%) FMCG
8 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.81%) Linux
2 22 (13.66%) Debian
2 22 (13.66%) Ubuntu
2 22 (13.66%) Windows
3 9 (5.59%) Unix
4 4 (2.48%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (55.28%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (34.16%) TDD
3 46 (28.57%) Scrum
4 41 (25.47%) Software Engineering
5 35 (21.74%) Test Automation
6 34 (21.12%) MVC
7 25 (15.53%) Information Architecture
8 24 (14.91%) Waterfall
9 22 (13.66%) Multithreading
10 19 (11.80%) OO
11 17 (10.56%) Test Scripting
12 15 (9.32%) Secure Coding
12 15 (9.32%) SOA
13 14 (8.70%) CRM
13 14 (8.70%) E-Commerce
13 14 (8.70%) Product Management
14 13 (8.07%) Analytics
14 13 (8.07%) Functional Testing
14 13 (8.07%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (7.45%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 54 (33.54%) Java
1 54 (33.54%) JavaScript
2 46 (28.57%) C#
2 46 (28.57%) SQL
3 33 (20.50%) Python
4 18 (11.18%) C++
5 15 (9.32%) T-SQL
6 13 (8.07%) VB.NET
7 11 (6.83%) ABAP
8 10 (6.21%) C
9 9 (5.59%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.11%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.48%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.48%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.86%) PHP
13 2 (1.24%) XPath
14 1 (0.62%) Embedded C++
14 1 (0.62%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.62%) VB
14 1 (0.62%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (13.66%) Degree
2 19 (11.80%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (7.45%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.35%) ISTQB
5 6 (3.73%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (28.57%) QA
2 2 (1.24%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.24%) SLA
3 1 (0.62%) IFRS
3 1 (0.62%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 22 (13.66%) Docker
2 9 (5.59%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 2 (1.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (16.15%) Ansible
2 6 (3.73%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.24%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.62%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (8.07%) SAP
2 12 (7.45%) Jaspersoft
3 10 (6.21%) Oracle
4 9 (5.59%) VMware
5 6 (3.73%) HP
5 6 (3.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (3.11%) Google
7 3 (1.86%) Tableau
8 2 (1.24%) Atlassian
8 2 (1.24%) Nintex
9 1 (0.62%) Perforce
9 1 (0.62%) Sage
9 1 (0.62%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Strike IT Services
Salary: benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Ascot, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Full bens package
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Wokingham
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago