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 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 141 143
Rank change year-on-year +56 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 96 76 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.86% 1.54% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 1.76% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 76 63 77
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,000 £34,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 2869 4312 4707
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.44% 87.11% 86.02%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 3462 3384
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 March 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 March 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 +41 40 £54,000 +8.00% 5
Ascot - 12 £65,000 -
Maidenhead +13 9 £42,500 -32.00% 1
Newbury +11 7 £48,750 +11.42% 1
Bracknell +11 6 £47,500 +46.15%
Hungerford - 6 £30,000 -
Wokingham +2 3 £47,500 -13.63%
Slough +23 2 - - 2
Windsor -12 1 - -
Unit Testing
South East

Unit Testing
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 94 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.36%) TDD
3 61 (36.75%) Java
4 60 (36.14%) JavaScript
4 60 (36.14%) CSS
5 57 (34.34%) SQL
6 54 (32.53%) .NET
7 53 (31.93%) C#
8 52 (31.33%) HTML
9 49 (29.52%) Scrum
10 47 (28.31%) Software Engineering
11 44 (26.51%) Web Services
12 39 (23.49%) Degree
12 39 (23.49%) QA
13 37 (22.29%) Linux
14 36 (21.69%) PostgreSQL
15 33 (19.88%) RESTful
16 32 (19.28%) Computer Science
16 32 (19.28%) Jenkins
17 31 (18.67%) Apache Cassandra
18 29 (17.47%) JSON
19 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
20 27 (16.27%) Windows
21 26 (15.66%) Elasticsearch
21 26 (15.66%) Python
22 24 (14.46%) JUnit
23 23 (13.86%) MVC
24 22 (13.25%) SOA
24 22 (13.25%) Maven
24 22 (13.25%) AngularJS

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 26 (15.66%) Elasticsearch
2 13 (7.83%) nginx
2 13 (7.83%) uWSGI
3 7 (4.22%) IIS
4 3 (1.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Jetty
5 1 (0.60%) SAS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (9.04%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.60%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.60%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.69%) PostgreSQL
2 31 (18.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 28 (16.87%) SQL Server
4 16 (9.64%) MongoDB
5 14 (8.43%) Redis
6 13 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
7 12 (7.23%) SQLite
8 10 (6.02%) Big Data
9 8 (4.82%) NoSQL
9 8 (4.82%) OLAP
10 7 (4.22%) Relational Database
10 7 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (3.61%) DTS
11 6 (3.61%) Power BI
11 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (3.01%) Snowflake Schema
12 5 (3.01%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 32 (19.28%) Jenkins
2 24 (14.46%) JUnit
3 22 (13.25%) Maven
4 19 (11.45%) Git (software)
5 15 (9.04%) NUnit
6 14 (8.43%) Moq
7 13 (7.83%) GitLab
7 13 (7.83%) JIRA
7 13 (7.83%) Visual Studio
8 10 (6.02%) Selenium
9 7 (4.22%) Grunt
9 7 (4.22%) gulp
9 7 (4.22%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (4.22%) Mocha
9 7 (4.22%) Yeoman
10 6 (3.61%) Ant
10 6 (3.61%) FitNesse
10 6 (3.61%) Selenium IDE
10 6 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (3.61%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (6.63%) Retail
2 8 (4.82%) Advertising
3 7 (4.22%) Finance
4 3 (1.81%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.81%) Marketing
5 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.60%) Front Office
5 1 (0.60%) Games
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 120 (72.29%) Developer
2 41 (24.70%) C# Developer
3 39 (23.49%) Java Developer
4 37 (22.29%) Software Developer
5 32 (19.28%) .NET Developer
6 27 (16.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 26 (15.66%) C# Software Developer
8 24 (14.46%) JavaScript Developer
8 24 (14.46%) Senior Developer
9 16 (9.64%) .NET Software Developer
9 16 (9.64%) UI Developer
10 14 (8.43%) HTML Developer
11 13 (7.83%) Test Engineer
12 12 (7.23%) Analyst
13 11 (6.63%) SQL Developer
14 10 (6.02%) Java Software Developer
14 10 (6.02%) Python Developer
14 10 (6.02%) Test Analyst
14 10 (6.02%) Web UI Developer
15 9 (5.42%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (36.14%) CSS
2 54 (32.53%) .NET
3 52 (31.33%) HTML
4 44 (26.51%) Web Services
5 33 (19.88%) RESTful
6 29 (17.47%) JSON
7 22 (13.25%) AngularJS
8 21 (12.65%) .NET Framework
9 20 (12.05%) Entity Framework
9 20 (12.05%) XML
10 19 (11.45%) D3.js
11 17 (10.24%) REST
12 14 (8.43%) Node.js
13 13 (7.83%) Celery
13 13 (7.83%) Django
13 13 (7.83%) Flask
13 13 (7.83%) Hibernate
14 12 (7.23%) HTML5
14 12 (7.23%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (7.23%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 32 (19.28%) Computer Science
2 21 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (12.05%) Mobile App
4 13 (7.83%) User Experience
5 6 (3.61%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (3.01%) NHS
7 4 (2.41%) Animation
8 2 (1.20%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.60%) FMCG
9 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 37 (22.29%) Linux
2 27 (16.27%) Windows
3 13 (7.83%) Debian
3 13 (7.83%) Ubuntu
4 7 (4.22%) Android
5 4 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (56.63%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (40.36%) TDD
3 49 (29.52%) Scrum
4 47 (28.31%) Software Engineering
5 23 (13.86%) MVC
6 22 (13.25%) SOA
7 21 (12.65%) Secure Coding
8 18 (10.84%) Information Architecture
8 18 (10.84%) Test Scripting
9 17 (10.24%) OO
10 16 (9.64%) Multithreading
10 16 (9.64%) System Testing
10 16 (9.64%) User Acceptance Testing
11 15 (9.04%) Functional Testing
12 14 (8.43%) Regression Testing
12 14 (8.43%) SDLC
13 13 (7.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 13 (7.83%) Mentoring
13 13 (7.83%) Microservices
14 12 (7.23%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 61 (36.75%) Java
2 60 (36.14%) JavaScript
3 57 (34.34%) SQL
4 53 (31.93%) C#
5 26 (15.66%) Python
6 16 (9.64%) C++
7 13 (7.83%) Bash Shell
8 10 (6.02%) T-SQL
9 9 (5.42%) ABAP
10 4 (2.41%) Apple Swift
10 4 (2.41%) Objective-C
11 3 (1.81%) Scala
12 2 (1.20%) VB
12 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
12 2 (1.20%) XPath
13 1 (0.60%) C
13 1 (0.60%) Perl
13 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.60%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 39 (23.49%) Degree
2 12 (7.23%) SC Cleared
2 12 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.22%) ISEB
3 7 (4.22%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (23.49%) QA
2 5 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.20%) SLA
4 1 (0.60%) IFRS
4 1 (0.60%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 15 (9.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 13 (7.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (9.04%) Ansible
2 5 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.20%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 15 (9.04%) Oracle
2 12 (7.23%) Jaspersoft
2 12 (7.23%) VMware
3 10 (6.02%) SAP
4 8 (4.82%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.01%) HP
6 2 (1.20%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.60%) Google
7 1 (0.60%) Nintex
7 1 (0.60%) Sage
7 1 (0.60%) Tableau
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