Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 88 92 115
Rank change year-on-year +4 +23 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 58 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.94% 2.90% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 3.37% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 71 61
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.28% -14.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £60,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +11.11% -10.00%

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 1,785 2,196 2,742
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.61% 85.95% 90.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 1,794 1,993
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £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 19 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 41 (70.69%) C#
1 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
2 36 (62.07%) .NET
3 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
4 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET
5 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
5 32 (55.17%) HTML
6 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (53.45%) .NET Framework
7 28 (48.28%) MVC
8 26 (44.83%) CSS
9 24 (41.38%) Degree
10 22 (37.93%) SQL
11 21 (36.21%) jQuery
12 19 (32.76%) Scrum
12 19 (32.76%) Web Services
12 19 (32.76%) WCF
12 19 (32.76%) AngularJS
13 18 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
15 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
15 16 (27.59%) REST
15 16 (27.59%) Vue.js
16 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC
16 15 (25.86%) SOAP
17 14 (24.14%) Oracle
18 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
18 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
18 13 (22.41%) Node.js
18 13 (22.41%) MongoDB

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 (6.90%) Oracle Workflow
1 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) IIS
2 3 (5.17%) Umbraco
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
3 2 (3.45%) EPiServer
3 2 (3.45%) nginx
3 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.72%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (6.90%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (18.97%) SaaS
3 7 (12.07%) GitHub
4 6 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (6.90%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (6.90%) Office 365
5 4 (6.90%) Scribe Online
6 2 (3.45%) Google Analytics
6 2 (3.45%) npm
7 1 (1.72%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.45%) HTTP
1 2 (3.45%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (55.17%) SQL Server
2 13 (22.41%) MongoDB
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (13.79%) Relational Database
5 6 (10.34%) Big Data
5 6 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (8.62%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (8.62%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 5 (8.62%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (8.62%) Lumira
6 5 (8.62%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (8.62%) SAP Data Services
6 5 (8.62%) Snowflake Schema
6 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (6.90%) Power BI
8 3 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 3 (5.17%) RDBMS
9 2 (3.45%) Adabas
9 2 (3.45%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
2 13 (22.41%) Visual Studio
3 9 (15.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (13.79%) NUnit
5 5 (8.62%) Sonatype Nexus
5 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 5 (8.62%) Subversion
6 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
6 4 (6.90%) JIRA
6 4 (6.90%) JUnit
6 4 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
7 3 (5.17%) Gradle
7 3 (5.17%) Mockito
7 3 (5.17%) SonarQube
8 2 (3.45%) Grunt
8 2 (3.45%) gulp
8 2 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (3.45%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.45%) webpack
General
1 5 (8.62%) Finance
1 5 (8.62%) Retail
2 4 (6.90%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Legal
3 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (62.07%) Developer
2 20 (34.48%) Senior Developer
3 17 (29.31%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.24%) Software Engineer
5 8 (13.79%) Senior .NET Developer
6 7 (12.07%) Software Developer
7 6 (10.34%) Senior Software Developer
8 5 (8.62%) .NET Development Manager
8 5 (8.62%) C# Software Engineer
8 5 (8.62%) Development Manager
9 4 (6.90%) CRM Developer
9 4 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (5.17%) Java Engineer
10 3 (5.17%) Lead Developer
11 2 (3.45%) C# Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Python Developer
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Java Engineer
11 2 (3.45%) Senior Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (62.07%) .NET
2 33 (56.90%) ASP.NET
3 32 (55.17%) HTML
4 31 (53.45%) .NET Framework
5 26 (44.83%) CSS
6 21 (36.21%) jQuery
7 19 (32.76%) AngularJS
7 19 (32.76%) WCF
7 19 (32.76%) Web Services
8 16 (27.59%) REST
8 16 (27.59%) Vue.js
9 15 (25.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (25.86%) SOAP
10 13 (22.41%) Node.js
11 12 (20.69%) XML
12 10 (17.24%) React
13 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web API
14 7 (12.07%) JSON
15 6 (10.34%) HTML5
15 6 (10.34%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.17%) User Experience
3 2 (3.45%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.45%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.72%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (20.69%) Linux
2 9 (15.52%) Unix
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.72%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (48.28%) MVC
3 19 (32.76%) Scrum
4 18 (31.03%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (27.59%) Software Engineering
6 13 (22.41%) SDLC
7 12 (20.69%) Mathematics
8 11 (18.97%) Mentoring
8 11 (18.97%) OO
9 10 (17.24%) Computer Science
9 10 (17.24%) MVVM
9 10 (17.24%) Web Development
10 9 (15.52%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (15.52%) OOD
11 8 (13.79%) Change Management
11 8 (13.79%) High Availability
11 8 (13.79%) Integration Testing
11 8 (13.79%) System Testing
11 8 (13.79%) Test Automation
12 7 (12.07%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 41 (70.69%) C#
1 41 (70.69%) JavaScript
2 22 (37.93%) SQL
3 8 (13.79%) Java
4 7 (12.07%) C++
4 7 (12.07%) Python
4 7 (12.07%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.90%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.17%) Ruby
7 2 (3.45%) C
7 2 (3.45%) Go
7 2 (3.45%) Natural
7 2 (3.45%) PHP
7 2 (3.45%) RPG
7 2 (3.45%) RPG IV
7 2 (3.45%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.72%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.72%) R
8 1 (1.72%) Scala
Qualifications
1 24 (41.38%) Degree
2 6 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (8.62%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) Data Quality
1 5 (8.62%) QA
2 4 (6.90%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.45%) GDPR
3 2 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.72%) WAI
System Software
1 9 (15.52%) Firmware
2 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (60.34%) Microsoft
2 14 (24.14%) Oracle
3 9 (15.52%) Tableau
4 5 (8.62%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (8.62%) SAP
5 4 (6.90%) Citrix
5 4 (6.90%) VMware
6 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.45%) Adobe
7 2 (3.45%) Google
7 2 (3.45%) IBM
7 2 (3.45%) MuleSoft
7 2 (3.45%) webMethods
8 1 (1.72%) RapidMiner