Period
to 15 November 2018

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 6 months to 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 103 172
Rank change year-on-year -12 +69 -43
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 151 178 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.46% 2.81% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.20% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 132 170 147
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £32,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,525 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.56% -3.74% +3.89%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,626 5,561 7,885
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 91.57% 87.93% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,410 4,362 6,044
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,975 £28,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 15 November 2018.

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 6 months to 15 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +13 65 £50,000 -9.09% 4
Wokingham +6 18 £57,500 -5.74% 4
Bracknell -4 13 £71,000 +32.09% 7
Slough -8 11 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Maidenhead -29 11 £70,000 +3.70% 2
Ascot 0 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Windsor - 3 £52,500 - 1
Newbury +9 1 £45,000 +21.62% 3
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 90 (59.60%) JavaScript
2 87 (57.62%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (49.67%) HTML
4 70 (46.36%) CSS
5 68 (45.03%) C#
6 63 (41.72%) .NET
7 60 (39.74%) Software Engineering
8 59 (39.07%) SQL
9 57 (37.75%) Microsoft
10 55 (36.42%) Degree
11 54 (35.76%) MVC
12 53 (35.10%) SQL Server
13 52 (34.44%) ASP.NET
14 43 (28.48%) Windows
15 40 (26.49%) OO
16 36 (23.84%) jQuery
17 35 (23.18%) Java
17 35 (23.18%) AngularJS
18 34 (22.52%) C++
18 34 (22.52%) Linux
19 33 (21.85%) .NET Framework
20 31 (20.53%) Web Services
20 31 (20.53%) Visual Studio
21 30 (19.87%) SDLC
22 29 (19.21%) HTML5
22 29 (19.21%) Scrum
23 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
23 28 (18.54%) REST
24 26 (17.22%) Mentoring
25 25 (16.56%) Spring

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 9 (5.96%) CMS
1 9 (5.96%) Umbraco
2 8 (5.30%) IIS
3 5 (3.31%) Confluence
4 4 (2.65%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.65%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.99%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.32%) Apache
6 2 (1.32%) EPiServer
6 2 (1.32%) nginx
6 2 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.66%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (3.31%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (2.65%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.62%) SaaS
3 8 (5.30%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.97%) GitHub
5 5 (3.31%) Serverless
6 4 (2.65%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (2.65%) Office 365
6 4 (2.65%) Scribe Online
7 2 (1.32%) Google Analytics
7 2 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.32%) npm
8 1 (0.66%) Mailgun
8 1 (0.66%) PaaS
8 1 (0.66%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.66%) Twilio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.30%) Broadband
2 7 (4.64%) Intranet
3 6 (3.97%) Wireless
4 2 (1.32%) HTTP
4 2 (1.32%) HTTPS
4 2 (1.32%) SSL
5 1 (0.66%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (35.10%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (10.60%) NoSQL
4 10 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (5.96%) MySQL
5 9 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 9 (5.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 8 (5.30%) MongoDB
7 6 (3.97%) Big Data
8 5 (3.31%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (3.31%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 5 (3.31%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (3.31%) Hadoop
8 5 (3.31%) Lumira
8 5 (3.31%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (3.31%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (3.31%) Snowflake Schema
8 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (2.65%) Power BI
9 4 (2.65%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 31 (20.53%) Visual Studio
2 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
3 14 (9.27%) Maven
3 14 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 12 (7.95%) Jenkins
5 10 (6.62%) JIRA
5 10 (6.62%) NUnit
6 9 (5.96%) Subversion
7 5 (3.31%) JUnit
7 5 (3.31%) Mercurial
7 5 (3.31%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 4 (2.65%) Gradle
8 4 (2.65%) Grunt
8 4 (2.65%) gulp
8 4 (2.65%) Oracle Forms
8 4 (2.65%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.65%) webpack
9 3 (1.99%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.99%) Mocha
9 3 (1.99%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 15 (9.93%) Finance
2 10 (6.62%) Marketing
3 9 (5.96%) Aerospace
3 9 (5.96%) Retail
4 8 (5.30%) Financial Institution
5 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.65%) Automotive
6 4 (2.65%) Back Office
7 1 (0.66%) Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.66%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.66%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (60.26%) Developer
2 49 (32.45%) Software Engineer
3 38 (25.17%) Senior Developer
4 31 (20.53%) .NET Developer
5 20 (13.25%) C# Developer
6 18 (11.92%) C# .NET Developer
7 16 (10.60%) Lead Developer
8 14 (9.27%) Java Engineer
8 14 (9.27%) Software Developer
9 13 (8.61%) Embedded Engineer
9 13 (8.61%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
10 11 (7.28%) Java Software Engineer
10 11 (7.28%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (5.96%) Graduate
11 9 (5.96%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 9 (5.96%) Java Developer
12 8 (5.30%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (5.30%) Development Manager
12 8 (5.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (49.67%) HTML
2 70 (46.36%) CSS
3 63 (41.72%) .NET
4 52 (34.44%) ASP.NET
5 36 (23.84%) jQuery
6 35 (23.18%) AngularJS
7 33 (21.85%) .NET Framework
8 31 (20.53%) Web Services
9 29 (19.21%) HTML5
10 28 (18.54%) REST
11 25 (16.56%) Spring
12 21 (13.91%) ASP.NET Web API
12 21 (13.91%) XML
13 20 (13.25%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (13.25%) WCF
14 17 (11.26%) SOAP
15 15 (9.93%) React
16 13 (8.61%) RESTful
17 12 (7.95%) Ajax
17 12 (7.95%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.57%) Computer Science
2 14 (9.27%) User Experience
3 12 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.62%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (5.30%) Embedded Systems
7 7 (4.64%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (3.31%) Client/Server
8 5 (3.31%) Digital Currency
8 5 (3.31%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.99%) Cloud Native
9 3 (1.99%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
10 2 (1.32%) Fintech
11 1 (0.66%) BBC
11 1 (0.66%) FMCG
11 1 (0.66%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 43 (28.48%) Windows
2 34 (22.52%) Linux
3 15 (9.93%) Unix
4 6 (3.97%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.32%) Android
5 2 (1.32%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.66%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.66%) OpenVMS
6 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (57.62%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (39.74%) Software Engineering
3 54 (35.76%) MVC
4 40 (26.49%) OO
5 30 (19.87%) SDLC
6 29 (19.21%) Scrum
7 26 (17.22%) Mentoring
8 24 (15.89%) Problem-Solving
9 23 (15.23%) OOD
10 20 (13.25%) Test Automation
11 19 (12.58%) TDD
11 19 (12.58%) UML
12 17 (11.26%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (11.26%) Multithreading
12 17 (11.26%) Web Development
13 16 (10.60%) User Stories
14 15 (9.93%) Mathematics
15 14 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (9.27%) Release Management
15 14 (9.27%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 90 (59.60%) JavaScript
2 68 (45.03%) C#
3 59 (39.07%) SQL
4 35 (23.18%) Java
5 34 (22.52%) C++
6 11 (7.28%) PHP
7 10 (6.62%) T-SQL
8 9 (5.96%) Python
8 9 (5.96%) VB.NET
9 7 (4.64%) Embedded C++
9 7 (4.64%) Go
10 5 (3.31%) Erlang
10 5 (3.31%) VB
11 4 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 4 (2.65%) TypeScript
11 4 (2.65%) XAML
12 3 (1.99%) C
13 2 (1.32%) Natural
13 2 (1.32%) Perl
13 2 (1.32%) RPG
Qualifications
1 55 (36.42%) Degree
2 9 (5.96%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 5 (3.31%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.61%) QA
2 7 (4.64%) ISO 9001
3 6 (3.97%) WAI
4 5 (3.31%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.32%) GDPR
5 2 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (9.93%) Firmware
2 4 (2.65%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 57 (37.75%) Microsoft
2 23 (15.23%) Oracle
3 9 (5.96%) Tableau
4 6 (3.97%) Cadence
5 5 (3.31%) SAP
6 4 (2.65%) Citrix
6 4 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.65%) VMware
7 3 (1.99%) Google
8 2 (1.32%) Adobe
8 2 (1.32%) IBM
8 2 (1.32%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.32%) webMethods
9 1 (0.66%) RapidMiner
9 1 (0.66%) Red Hat