Period
to 21 November 2017

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

Unit Testing
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 157 131
Rank change year-on-year +56 -26 +35
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 180 149 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.83% 1.72% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.28% 1.95% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 172 146 199
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £32,050 £27,500 £37,350
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 5490 7657 9550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.33% 88.31% 87.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4280 5845 7458
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,872
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +27 59 £55,000 +10.00% 4
Ascot - 41 £47,500 - 2
Wokingham +19 26 £61,000 +1.67% 1
Hungerford +10 20 £35,000 +48.94%
Slough - 15 £40,000 - 2
Maidenhead +20 4 £67,500 +193.48%
Newbury -38 3 £37,000 -17.78%
Bracknell +9 2 £53,750 +43.33%
Unit Testing
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 114 (63.33%) C#
2 113 (62.78%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (58.89%) JavaScript
4 105 (58.33%) HTML
4 105 (58.33%) .NET
5 101 (56.11%) CSS
6 99 (55.00%) MVC
7 79 (43.89%) SQL Server
8 70 (38.89%) jQuery
9 69 (38.33%) ASP.NET
10 67 (37.22%) SQL
11 51 (28.33%) Microsoft
11 51 (28.33%) Degree
12 46 (25.56%) Visual Studio
12 46 (25.56%) Web Services
13 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
14 41 (22.78%) Scrum
15 40 (22.22%) RESTful
15 40 (22.22%) QA
16 38 (21.11%) Git (software)
16 38 (21.11%) TDD
17 37 (20.56%) NoSQL
18 36 (20.00%) Waterfall
18 36 (20.00%) Ajax
19 35 (19.44%) Windows
20 33 (18.33%) Software Engineering
20 33 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
20 33 (18.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
21 31 (17.22%) Oracle
22 29 (16.11%) HTML5

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 25 (13.89%) CMS
2 12 (6.67%) nginx
2 12 (6.67%) uWSGI
3 5 (2.78%) IIS
4 4 (2.22%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 24 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.00%) SAP ERP
1 9 (5.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (3.89%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (2.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.78%) Google Analytics
3 4 (2.22%) Force.com
4 2 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.56%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.33%) Internet
2 13 (7.22%) Broadband
2 13 (7.22%) Intranet
2 13 (7.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (43.89%) SQL Server
2 37 (20.56%) NoSQL
3 24 (13.33%) MySQL
4 13 (7.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (6.67%) SQLPlus
6 11 (6.11%) Oracle Database
6 11 (6.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (6.11%) Oracle Database 11g
7 9 (5.00%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.22%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.56%) Power BI
10 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 46 (25.56%) Visual Studio
2 38 (21.11%) Git (software)
3 33 (18.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 25 (13.89%) Subversion
5 23 (12.78%) JIRA
6 17 (9.44%) Selenium
7 13 (7.22%) HP UFT
8 12 (6.67%) GitLab
8 12 (6.67%) WebDriver
9 9 (5.00%) eggPlant
9 9 (5.00%) JUnit
9 9 (5.00%) LoadRunner
9 9 (5.00%) LoadUI
9 9 (5.00%) SoapUI
9 9 (5.00%) TestNG
9 9 (5.00%) Toad
10 7 (3.89%) Jenkins
10 7 (3.89%) NUnit
11 5 (2.78%) MSTest
12 3 (1.67%) Maven
General
1 22 (12.22%) Finance
2 14 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.00%) Publishing
4 7 (3.89%) Billing
5 5 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 5 (2.78%) Retail
6 3 (1.67%) Automotive
7 2 (1.11%) Marketing
8 1 (0.56%) Banking
8 1 (0.56%) Electronics
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 148 (82.22%) Developer
2 71 (39.44%) .NET Developer
3 57 (31.67%) Senior Developer
4 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET Developer
4 44 (24.44%) C# Developer
5 29 (16.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (14.44%) Software Developer
7 24 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
7 24 (13.33%) PHP Developer
7 24 (13.33%) Web Developer
8 23 (12.78%) .NET Web Developer
8 23 (12.78%) Senior Software Developer
9 20 (11.11%) Senior PHP Developer
10 19 (10.56%) HTML Developer
10 19 (10.56%) Senior C# Developer
11 18 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
11 18 (10.00%) Python Developer
12 17 (9.44%) Senior .NET Developer
13 16 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (58.33%) .NET
1 105 (58.33%) HTML
2 101 (56.11%) CSS
3 70 (38.89%) jQuery
4 69 (38.33%) ASP.NET
5 46 (25.56%) Web Services
6 44 (24.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 40 (22.22%) RESTful
8 36 (20.00%) Ajax
9 33 (18.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 29 (16.11%) HTML5
11 24 (13.33%) .NET Framework
12 23 (12.78%) CodeIgniter
12 23 (12.78%) Laravel
12 23 (12.78%) Symfony
13 20 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 20 (11.11%) XML
14 18 (10.00%) Django
14 18 (10.00%) Flask
15 16 (8.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.44%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.33%) RIA
3 14 (7.78%) Computer Science
4 13 (7.22%) Mobile App
5 11 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.78%) Smartphone
9 3 (1.67%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.56%) Chromecast
10 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Currency
10 1 (0.56%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.44%) Windows
2 24 (13.33%) Linux
3 13 (7.22%) Unix
4 12 (6.67%) Debian
4 12 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 6 (3.33%) Mac OS
5 6 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.56%) Android
6 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (62.78%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (55.00%) MVC
3 41 (22.78%) Scrum
4 38 (21.11%) TDD
5 36 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 33 (18.33%) Software Engineering
7 27 (15.00%) Test Automation
8 25 (13.89%) Web Development
9 22 (12.22%) SDLC
10 21 (11.67%) E-Commerce
11 19 (10.56%) CRM
11 19 (10.56%) User Acceptance Testing
12 18 (10.00%) OO
12 18 (10.00%) Test Scripting
13 15 (8.33%) BDD
13 15 (8.33%) Multithreading
13 15 (8.33%) V-Model
14 13 (7.22%) ETL
14 13 (7.22%) Mentoring
15 12 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 114 (63.33%) C#
2 106 (58.89%) JavaScript
3 67 (37.22%) SQL
4 25 (13.89%) T-SQL
5 24 (13.33%) Java
5 24 (13.33%) PHP
6 22 (12.22%) C
7 20 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 19 (10.56%) C++
8 19 (10.56%) Python
9 17 (9.44%) TypeScript
10 7 (3.89%) X++
11 3 (1.67%) VB
11 3 (1.67%) XAML
12 1 (0.56%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.56%) Erlang
12 1 (0.56%) Go
12 1 (0.56%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 51 (28.33%) Degree
2 13 (7.22%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (0.56%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (22.22%) QA
2 6 (3.33%) GAMP
System Software
1 16 (8.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (7.78%) Ansible
2 9 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.56%) HockeyApp
3 1 (0.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (28.33%) Microsoft
2 31 (17.22%) Oracle
3 10 (5.56%) SAP
4 9 (5.00%) HP
5 7 (3.89%) Google
6 6 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.11%) Perforce
7 2 (1.11%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.56%) Zend