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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 67 108 103
Rank change year-on-year +41 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 40 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.23% 1.90% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 2.16% 2.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 36 42
Median salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1034 1716 2106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.45% 88.05% 86.85%
Number of salaries quoted 781 1380 1386
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Reading

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 35 (49.30%) TDD
1 35 (49.30%) Software Engineering
1 35 (49.30%) Degree
2 34 (47.89%) Java
3 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
4 30 (42.25%) CSS
5 29 (40.85%) Computer Science
6 27 (38.03%) Web Services
7 25 (35.21%) HTML
7 25 (35.21%) Scrum
8 24 (33.80%) Jenkins
9 22 (30.99%) AngularJS
9 22 (30.99%) JUnit
10 20 (28.17%) Windows
10 20 (28.17%) Linux
11 19 (26.76%) D3.js
12 18 (25.35%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (25.35%) Maven
13 17 (23.94%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (23.94%) .NET
13 17 (23.94%) SQL
14 16 (22.54%) Multithreading
15 15 (21.13%) C#
16 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
16 14 (19.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
17 13 (18.31%) Node.js
17 13 (18.31%) REST
17 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
17 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS

Unit Testing
Top Related 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 12 (16.90%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (9.86%) IIS
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
4 1 (1.41%) Jetty
4 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (7.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.31%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (16.90%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (25.35%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (23.94%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (19.72%) SQL Server
4 12 (16.90%) Data Warehouse
5 10 (14.08%) Big Data
6 8 (11.27%) NoSQL
7 7 (9.86%) OLAP
7 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
8 6 (8.45%) DTS
9 5 (7.04%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle OLAP
9 5 (7.04%) Oracle Reports
9 5 (7.04%) Power BI
9 5 (7.04%) Riak
9 5 (7.04%) Snowflake Schema
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (7.04%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 24 (33.80%) Jenkins
2 22 (30.99%) JUnit
3 18 (25.35%) Maven
4 10 (14.08%) Visual Studio
5 9 (12.68%) JIRA
6 7 (9.86%) Grunt
6 7 (9.86%) gulp
6 7 (9.86%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (9.86%) Mocha
6 7 (9.86%) Yeoman
7 6 (8.45%) Ant
7 6 (8.45%) FitNesse
7 6 (8.45%) Selenium
7 6 (8.45%) Selenium IDE
7 6 (8.45%) WebDriver
8 4 (5.63%) TestDirector
9 2 (2.82%) MSTest
10 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
10 1 (1.41%) Mockito
10 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (8.45%) Finance
1 6 (8.45%) Retail
2 2 (2.82%) Marketing
3 1 (1.41%) Front Office
3 1 (1.41%) Games
3 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 49 (69.01%) Developer
2 20 (28.17%) Java Developer
3 16 (22.54%) UI Developer
4 14 (19.72%) Senior Developer
5 12 (16.90%) C# Developer
6 11 (15.49%) .NET Developer
6 11 (15.49%) Software Developer
7 10 (14.08%) C# .NET Developer
7 10 (14.08%) JavaScript Developer
7 10 (14.08%) Web UI Developer
8 8 (11.27%) Technical Manager
9 6 (8.45%) Graduate
9 6 (8.45%) Senior Java Developer
9 6 (8.45%) Test Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Graduate Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Graduate Software Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Software Developer
10 5 (7.04%) Senior Test Engineer
10 5 (7.04%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (42.25%) CSS
2 27 (38.03%) Web Services
3 25 (35.21%) HTML
4 22 (30.99%) AngularJS
5 19 (26.76%) D3.js
6 17 (23.94%) .NET
7 13 (18.31%) JSON
7 13 (18.31%) Node.js
7 13 (18.31%) REST
8 12 (16.90%) RabbitMQ
8 12 (16.90%) WebSockets
9 10 (14.08%) Hibernate
10 8 (11.27%) CSS3
10 8 (11.27%) HTML5
10 8 (11.27%) React
10 8 (11.27%) WCF
10 8 (11.27%) WPF
11 7 (9.86%) Backbone.js
11 7 (9.86%) Ember.js
11 7 (9.86%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (40.85%) Computer Science
2 13 (18.31%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.86%) User Experience
4 5 (7.04%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (7.04%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.17%) Linux
1 20 (28.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (49.30%) Software Engineering
1 35 (49.30%) TDD
2 31 (43.66%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (35.21%) Scrum
4 16 (22.54%) Multithreading
5 13 (18.31%) OO
5 13 (18.31%) Secure Coding
6 12 (16.90%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (16.90%) SDLC
6 12 (16.90%) SOA
7 9 (12.68%) Coaching
7 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.68%) OOD
7 9 (12.68%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (11.27%) Data Security
8 8 (11.27%) Process Improvement
8 8 (11.27%) Project Management
8 8 (11.27%) Service Delivery
9 7 (9.86%) Data Visualisation
9 7 (9.86%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (47.89%) Java
2 30 (42.25%) JavaScript
3 17 (23.94%) SQL
4 15 (21.13%) C#
5 13 (18.31%) Bash Shell
5 13 (18.31%) Python
6 8 (11.27%) C++
7 7 (9.86%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) Scala
8 2 (2.82%) VB
8 2 (2.82%) XPath
9 1 (1.41%) C
9 1 (1.41%) Perl
9 1 (1.41%) Tcl
9 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 35 (49.30%) Degree
2 12 (16.90%) SC Cleared
2 12 (16.90%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.04%) ISEB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.41%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.45%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 5 (7.04%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Jaspersoft
1 12 (16.90%) VMware
2 8 (11.27%) Oracle
3 5 (7.04%) HP
4 1 (1.41%) Tableau
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