Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 111 124
Rank change year-on-year +42 +13 -28
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 79 43 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.53% 1.86% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.16% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 66 36 68
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,875 £33,375 £36,775
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,625 £62,500
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,989 1,990 3,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.76% 86.30% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,611 2,388
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,169 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Reading

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Reading

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Reading over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
1 46 (58.23%) JavaScript
2 43 (54.43%) C#
2 43 (54.43%) .NET
3 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
4 40 (50.63%) Degree
5 37 (46.84%) HTML
5 37 (46.84%) ASP.NET
6 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
7 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
8 32 (40.51%) MVC
9 31 (39.24%) CSS
10 30 (37.97%) .NET Framework
11 26 (32.91%) Scrum
11 26 (32.91%) SQL
11 26 (32.91%) jQuery
11 26 (32.91%) SDLC
12 24 (30.38%) Mentoring
12 24 (30.38%) REST
12 24 (30.38%) OO
13 23 (29.11%) Web Services
14 22 (27.85%) Oracle
14 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
15 20 (25.32%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (24.05%) WCF
16 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
17 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
17 17 (21.52%) C++
18 16 (20.25%) Visual Studio
18 16 (20.25%) Firmware

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (5.06%) IIS
1 4 (5.06%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (5.06%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.06%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (3.80%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) CMS
3 2 (2.53%) EPiServer
3 2 (2.53%) nginx
3 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (6.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (5.06%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.39%) SaaS
2 7 (8.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.33%) GitHub
4 4 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.06%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (5.06%) Office 365
4 4 (5.06%) Scribe Online
5 3 (3.80%) npm
6 2 (2.53%) Google Analytics
6 2 (2.53%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.53%) HTTP
1 2 (2.53%) HTTPS
1 2 (2.53%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (53.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.46%) MongoDB
3 9 (11.39%) Relational Database
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (10.13%) NoSQL
5 6 (7.59%) Big Data
5 6 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (6.33%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (6.33%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (6.33%) Hadoop
6 5 (6.33%) Lumira
6 5 (6.33%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (6.33%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (6.33%) Snowflake Schema
6 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.06%) Power BI
7 4 (5.06%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.53%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 16 (20.25%) Git (software)
1 16 (20.25%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.86%) NUnit
4 5 (6.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 4 (5.06%) JIRA
5 4 (5.06%) Maven
5 4 (5.06%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (3.80%) JUnit
6 3 (3.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 3 (3.80%) Subversion
6 3 (3.80%) webpack
7 2 (2.53%) Gradle
7 2 (2.53%) Grunt
7 2 (2.53%) gulp
7 2 (2.53%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.53%) Mocha
7 2 (2.53%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.53%) PyUnit
7 2 (2.53%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (16.46%) Finance
2 8 (10.13%) Financial Institution
3 6 (7.59%) Retail
4 5 (6.33%) Automotive
5 4 (5.06%) Back Office
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 47 (59.49%) Developer
2 27 (34.18%) Senior Developer
3 24 (30.38%) Software Engineer
4 20 (25.32%) .NET Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Senior .NET Developer
5 12 (15.19%) Software Developer
6 9 (11.39%) Embedded Engineer
6 9 (11.39%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 7 (8.86%) .NET Development Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Development Manager
7 7 (8.86%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (6.33%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (6.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.33%) Lead Developer
9 4 (5.06%) CRM Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Dynamics CRM Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.06%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.06%) Lead .NET Developer
10 3 (3.80%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (54.43%) .NET
2 37 (46.84%) ASP.NET
2 37 (46.84%) HTML
3 31 (39.24%) CSS
4 30 (37.97%) .NET Framework
5 26 (32.91%) jQuery
6 24 (30.38%) REST
7 23 (29.11%) Web Services
8 22 (27.85%) AngularJS
9 19 (24.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (24.05%) WCF
10 15 (18.99%) SOAP
10 15 (18.99%) Vue.js
11 13 (16.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (16.46%) Node.js
11 13 (16.46%) XML
12 9 (11.39%) HTML5
12 9 (11.39%) React
13 8 (10.13%) Spring
14 6 (7.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.52%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (16.46%) Computer Science
3 8 (10.13%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (7.59%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (6.33%) Client/Server
5 5 (6.33%) Digital Currency
5 5 (6.33%) Management Information System
6 4 (5.06%) User Experience
7 3 (3.80%) Cloud Native
8 2 (2.53%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.27%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.99%) Linux
2 14 (17.72%) Unix
3 6 (7.59%) Windows
4 2 (2.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (58.23%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.04%) Software Engineering
3 32 (40.51%) MVC
4 26 (32.91%) Scrum
4 26 (32.91%) SDLC
5 24 (30.38%) Mentoring
5 24 (30.38%) OO
6 20 (25.32%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (20.25%) OOD
8 15 (18.99%) Mathematics
9 12 (15.19%) High Availability
10 11 (13.92%) CMMI
10 11 (13.92%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (13.92%) Process Improvement
10 11 (13.92%) Release Management
10 11 (13.92%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (13.92%) Test Automation
10 11 (13.92%) UML
10 11 (13.92%) Validation
10 11 (13.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.23%) JavaScript
2 43 (54.43%) C#
3 26 (32.91%) SQL
4 17 (21.52%) C++
5 15 (18.99%) Java
6 7 (8.86%) Go
6 7 (8.86%) T-SQL
7 6 (7.59%) Python
8 5 (6.33%) Erlang
9 4 (5.06%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.06%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.53%) C
10 2 (2.53%) Natural
10 2 (2.53%) RPG
10 2 (2.53%) RPG IV
11 1 (1.27%) R
11 1 (1.27%) Ruby
11 1 (1.27%) Scala
11 1 (1.27%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 40 (50.63%) Degree
2 8 (10.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (6.33%) Master's Degree
4 3 (3.80%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.92%) ISO 9001
2 5 (6.33%) Data Quality
3 4 (5.06%) QA
4 2 (2.53%) GDPR
4 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.53%) WAI
System Software
1 16 (20.25%) Firmware
2 4 (5.06%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.80%) Docker
Vendors
1 35 (44.30%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) Oracle
3 9 (11.39%) Tableau
4 5 (6.33%) SAP
5 4 (5.06%) Citrix
5 4 (5.06%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.06%) VMware
6 3 (3.80%) Google
7 2 (2.53%) Adobe
7 2 (2.53%) IBM
7 2 (2.53%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.53%) webMethods
8 1 (1.27%) RapidMiner
8 1 (1.27%) Red Hat