The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 10 8 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 2.78% 23.26% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 40.00% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 2
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
21 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertford 58.33% 58.14% 32.65%
Number of salaries quoted 18 24 16
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,400 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Hertford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertford

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Hertford

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Hertford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertford

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Degree
2 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) C#
3 5 (62.50%) C++
3 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
3 5 (62.50%) Selenium
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 5 (62.50%) User Stories
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) CakePHP
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 2 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Hertford region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Selenium
2 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Agile .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Agile C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (62.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
4 2 (25.00%) CakePHP
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) User Stories
3 2 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Ruby
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Degree