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

Unit Testing
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 106 85
Rank change year-on-year +12 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 16 27 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.23% 1.50% 2.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 1.66% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 14 26 51
Median salary £46,250 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.90% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +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 1090 1625 1918
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 84.10% 90.48% 84.94%
Number of salaries quoted 881 1268 1395
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 27 (48.21%) Java
2 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
3 23 (41.07%) Software Engineering
4 22 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (35.71%) TDD
6 19 (33.93%) Scrum
6 19 (33.93%) Degree
6 19 (33.93%) JUnit
6 19 (33.93%) Web Services
7 18 (32.14%) CSS
7 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
7 18 (32.14%) HTML
7 18 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
8 16 (28.57%) Computer Science
9 14 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
9 14 (25.00%) .NET
9 14 (25.00%) Linux
10 13 (23.21%) C#
10 13 (23.21%) MVC
10 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
10 13 (23.21%) D3.js
11 12 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
11 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
11 12 (21.43%) Jaspersoft
11 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
11 12 (21.43%) Maven
11 12 (21.43%) SOA
12 11 (19.64%) SQL

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 9 (16.07%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (12.50%) IIS
3 1 (1.79%) Jetty
3 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 11 (19.64%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (16.07%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.79%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
3 9 (16.07%) Big Data
3 9 (16.07%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.14%) OLAP
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.36%) DTS
6 3 (5.36%) Riak
7 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (3.57%) Power BI
7 2 (3.57%) Snowflake Schema
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.57%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (33.93%) JUnit
2 13 (23.21%) Jenkins
3 12 (21.43%) Maven
4 9 (16.07%) JIRA
5 7 (12.50%) Selenium
5 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
6 6 (10.71%) Selenium IDE
6 6 (10.71%) Visual Studio
7 4 (7.14%) Grunt
7 4 (7.14%) gulp
7 4 (7.14%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (7.14%) Mocha
7 4 (7.14%) MSTest
7 4 (7.14%) TestDirector
7 4 (7.14%) Yeoman
8 3 (5.36%) Ant
8 3 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.79%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
9 1 (1.79%) Toad
General
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (3.57%) Marketing
2 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (1.79%) Front Office
3 1 (1.79%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (58.93%) Developer
2 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
4 8 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 6 (10.71%) Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Senior Test Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) UI Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Integration Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Leader
8 3 (5.36%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (5.36%) HTML Developer
8 3 (5.36%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Linux Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior .NET Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (39.29%) AngularJS
2 19 (33.93%) Web Services
3 18 (32.14%) CSS
3 18 (32.14%) HTML
4 14 (25.00%) .NET
5 13 (23.21%) D3.js
6 11 (19.64%) .NET Framework
6 11 (19.64%) ASP.NET
6 11 (19.64%) Node.js
6 11 (19.64%) REST
7 9 (16.07%) Hibernate
7 9 (16.07%) JSON
7 9 (16.07%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (16.07%) WebSockets
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (10.71%) React
10 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Core
10 5 (8.93%) HTML5
10 5 (8.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.14%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.57%) NHS
5 1 (1.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.00%) Linux
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (46.43%) Test Automation
2 23 (41.07%) Software Engineering
3 20 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.71%) TDD
4 19 (33.93%) Scrum
5 13 (23.21%) MVC
6 12 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (21.43%) SOA
7 11 (19.64%) Multithreading
8 10 (17.86%) Mentoring
8 10 (17.86%) OO
8 10 (17.86%) SDLC
9 9 (16.07%) Coaching
9 9 (16.07%) Project Management
9 9 (16.07%) Secure Coding
9 9 (16.07%) System Integration Testing
10 8 (14.29%) Data Security
10 8 (14.29%) Process Improvement
10 8 (14.29%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.50%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (48.21%) Java
2 18 (32.14%) JavaScript
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 11 (19.64%) SQL
5 10 (17.86%) Python
6 9 (16.07%) Bash Shell
7 5 (8.93%) TypeScript
8 4 (7.14%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.57%) XPath
10 1 (1.79%) C
10 1 (1.79%) C++
10 1 (1.79%) PHP
10 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 19 (33.93%) Degree
2 18 (32.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 12 (21.43%) Security Cleared
4 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
5 5 (8.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (3.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.57%) Perfmon
3 1 (1.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Jaspersoft
2 9 (16.07%) VMware
3 6 (10.71%) HP
4 5 (8.93%) Oracle
5 2 (3.57%) Tableau
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.79%) SAP
6 1 (1.79%) Zend
Reading, Berkshire
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Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
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Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
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Veritas Technologies (Uk) Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago