Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 124 196
Rank change year-on-year +31 +72 -45
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 207 156 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.99% 2.34% 1.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.39% 2.70% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 194 131 123
Berkshire median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - -
10th Percentile £37,500 £30,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - -

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 6,110 5,780 8,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 88.19% 86.80% 88.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4,936 4,567 6,874
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £28,800
90th Percentile £73,750 £75,000 £73,750
South East median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - -

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +35 93 £50,000 -3.85% 12
Ascot +1 45 £50,000 -23.08% 3
Wokingham +12 21 £40,000 -15.79% 7
Slough +18 16 £40,000 +6.67% 4
Newbury -23 9 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Maidenhead -46 6 £57,500 +35.29% 4
Bracknell -12 4 £48,750 +8.33% 4
Windsor +12 3 £50,000 -
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 121 (58.45%) JavaScript
2 117 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (55.56%) HTML
3 115 (55.56%) CSS
4 100 (48.31%) C#
5 95 (45.89%) .NET
5 95 (45.89%) MVC
6 71 (34.30%) Git (software)
7 63 (30.43%) SQL Server
8 62 (29.95%) SQL
9 61 (29.47%) ASP.NET
9 61 (29.47%) Software Engineering
10 60 (28.99%) NoSQL
11 58 (28.02%) Microsoft
12 48 (23.19%) Mentoring
13 47 (22.71%) jQuery
14 46 (22.22%) Degree
15 44 (21.26%) C++
16 43 (20.77%) Web Services
17 42 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (19.81%) Linux
19 40 (19.32%) OO
19 40 (19.32%) Windows
20 38 (18.36%) MySQL
21 35 (16.91%) Visual Studio
21 35 (16.91%) Scrum
22 34 (16.43%) .NET Framework
23 32 (15.46%) RESTful
23 32 (15.46%) PHP
24 31 (14.98%) Java

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 27 (13.04%) CMS
2 6 (2.90%) Apache Spark
3 5 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 4 (1.93%) Apache
5 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.97%) Confluence
5 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.97%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.48%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (2.42%) SaaS
5 3 (1.45%) npm
6 1 (0.48%) GitHub
6 1 (0.48%) Google Play
6 1 (0.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.18%) Broadband
2 16 (7.73%) Intranet
3 15 (7.25%) Wireless
4 5 (2.42%) Internet
5 1 (0.48%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 60 (28.99%) NoSQL
3 38 (18.36%) MySQL
4 30 (14.49%) MongoDB
5 18 (8.70%) Relational Database
6 10 (4.83%) Big Data
6 10 (4.83%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.35%) SQLite
8 5 (2.42%) CouchDB
9 4 (1.93%) Cosmos DB
9 4 (1.93%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.93%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.93%) Redis
9 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.93%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.97%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 71 (34.30%) Git (software)
2 35 (16.91%) Visual Studio
3 30 (14.49%) Subversion
4 25 (12.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (4.35%) Artifactory
6 7 (3.38%) MSTest
6 7 (3.38%) NUnit
7 6 (2.90%) Maven
8 5 (2.42%) Jenkins
9 4 (1.93%) webpack
10 3 (1.45%) JUnit
10 3 (1.45%) Selenium
11 2 (0.97%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.97%) fastlane
11 2 (0.97%) git-flow
11 2 (0.97%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.97%) JIRA
11 2 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
11 2 (0.97%) Mocha
12 1 (0.48%) gulp
General
1 19 (9.18%) Telecoms
2 12 (5.80%) Marketing
3 9 (4.35%) Finance
4 2 (0.97%) Automotive
4 2 (0.97%) Financial Institution
4 2 (0.97%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 152 (73.43%) Developer
2 57 (27.54%) .NET Developer
3 51 (24.64%) Software Engineer
4 40 (19.32%) Senior Developer
5 35 (16.91%) C# Developer
6 31 (14.98%) Lead Developer
7 28 (13.53%) PHP Developer
8 24 (11.59%) Software Developer
9 21 (10.14%) ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (10.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 21 (10.14%) Embedded Engineer
10 20 (9.66%) C# .NET Developer
10 20 (9.66%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 19 (9.18%) JavaScript Developer
11 19 (9.18%) Lead PHP Developer
12 17 (8.21%) Full Stack Developer
13 16 (7.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 15 (7.25%) HTML CSS Developer
14 15 (7.25%) HTML Developer
14 15 (7.25%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (55.56%) CSS
1 115 (55.56%) HTML
2 95 (45.89%) .NET
3 61 (29.47%) ASP.NET
4 47 (22.71%) jQuery
5 43 (20.77%) Web Services
6 42 (20.29%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (16.43%) .NET Framework
8 32 (15.46%) RESTful
9 31 (14.98%) WCF
10 30 (14.49%) HTML5
11 27 (13.04%) CodeIgniter
11 27 (13.04%) Laravel
11 27 (13.04%) Symfony
12 24 (11.59%) Node.js
13 20 (9.66%) Ajax
13 20 (9.66%) KnockoutJS
13 20 (9.66%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 19 (9.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 18 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 21 (10.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.25%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (6.76%) Fintech
4 12 (5.80%) Embedded Systems
4 12 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (5.31%) User Experience
6 9 (4.35%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.90%) Cloud Native
8 5 (2.42%) RIA
9 4 (1.93%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.45%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.97%) Life Science
12 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.48%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.48%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 41 (19.81%) Linux
2 40 (19.32%) Windows
3 19 (9.18%) Unix
4 13 (6.28%) Android
5 7 (3.38%) Mac OS
6 3 (1.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (45.89%) MVC
3 61 (29.47%) Software Engineering
4 48 (23.19%) Mentoring
5 40 (19.32%) OO
6 35 (16.91%) Scrum
7 26 (12.56%) SDLC
8 25 (12.08%) OOD
8 25 (12.08%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (12.08%) TDD
8 25 (12.08%) Validation
9 22 (10.63%) Multithreading
10 20 (9.66%) CMMI
10 20 (9.66%) Process Improvement
10 20 (9.66%) Release Management
10 20 (9.66%) Requirements Analysis
10 20 (9.66%) UML
11 18 (8.70%) MVVM
11 18 (8.70%) Test Automation
12 17 (8.21%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 121 (58.45%) JavaScript
2 100 (48.31%) C#
3 62 (29.95%) SQL
4 44 (21.26%) C++
5 32 (15.46%) PHP
6 31 (14.98%) Java
7 25 (12.08%) Python
8 16 (7.73%) TypeScript
9 12 (5.80%) Embedded C++
9 12 (5.80%) Kotlin
10 7 (3.38%) C
11 4 (1.93%) Scala
12 2 (0.97%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.97%) ES6
12 2 (0.97%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.48%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 46 (22.22%) Degree
2 7 (3.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.66%) ISO 9001
2 19 (9.18%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) GAMP
3 1 (0.48%) GCP
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (10.63%) Firmware
2 1 (0.48%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (3.86%) Ansible
2 5 (2.42%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.97%) Kibana
Vendors
1 58 (28.02%) Microsoft
2 22 (10.63%) Oracle
3 21 (10.14%) Capita
4 8 (3.86%) Google
5 3 (1.45%) Cadence
5 3 (1.45%) Telerik
6 2 (0.97%) CA
6 2 (0.97%) Compuware
6 2 (0.97%) Informatica
6 2 (0.97%) InterSystems
7 1 (0.48%) Adobe
7 1 (0.48%) hybris
7 1 (0.48%) SAP
7 1 (0.48%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.48%) Xamarin