The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 95 117 82
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 54 37 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.40% 1.45% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 1.86% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 49 36 52
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £59,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1710 1988 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 76.14% 77.87% 80.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1351 1596 1555
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rickmansworth - 14 £60,000 - 1
Letchworth +25 9 £31,000 -10.14% 2
Hemel Hempstead -20 4 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Watford +3 3 £47,500 -17.39%
St Albans -20 1 £35,000 -25.53%
Welwyn - 1 £50,000 -
Royston - 1 £45,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 72 (62.07%) C#
2 71 (61.21%) SQL
3 69 (59.48%) .NET
4 62 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (50.86%) SQL Server
6 51 (43.97%) MVC
7 49 (42.24%) Oracle
8 45 (38.79%) TDD
9 41 (35.34%) XML
10 40 (34.48%) ASP.NET
11 39 (33.62%) Relational Database
12 37 (31.90%) Web Services
13 36 (31.03%) Scrum
13 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
15 34 (29.31%) HTML
15 34 (29.31%) CSS
16 33 (28.45%) SOA
17 31 (26.72%) Finance
18 29 (25.00%) Degree
18 29 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (23.28%) MS Excel
19 27 (23.28%) Java
20 26 (22.41%) jQuery
21 25 (21.55%) PRINCE2
22 24 (20.69%) PL/SQL
22 24 (20.69%) Spring
22 24 (20.69%) Hibernate
22 24 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
22 24 (20.69%) Oracle Database

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 23 (19.83%) SharePoint
2 19 (16.38%) IIS
3 16 (13.79%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.72%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (23.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.45%) Mingle
2 4 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 22 (18.97%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (50.86%) SQL Server
2 39 (33.62%) Relational Database
3 24 (20.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 24 (20.69%) Oracle Database
4 23 (19.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 18 (15.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 13 (11.21%) RDBMS
7 6 (5.17%) NoSQL
8 5 (4.31%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.31%) MySQL
8 5 (4.31%) MongoDB
8 5 (4.31%) RavenDB
8 5 (4.31%) Redis
8 5 (4.31%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 29 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (10.34%) NUnit
3 11 (9.48%) Git (software)
4 10 (8.62%) MSTest
5 7 (6.03%) Visual Studio
6 6 (5.17%) TeamCity
7 5 (4.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.72%) JIRA
8 2 (1.72%) Subversion
9 1 (0.86%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.86%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.86%) Moq
9 1 (0.86%) Selenium
9 1 (0.86%) NSubstitute
9 1 (0.86%) Jasmine
General
1 31 (26.72%) Finance
2 10 (8.62%) Banking
3 5 (4.31%) Advertising
3 5 (4.31%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.86%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.86%) French Language
Job Titles
1 59 (50.86%) Developer
2 37 (31.90%) .NET Developer
3 24 (20.69%) Development Manager
4 21 (18.10%) Junior Developer
4 21 (18.10%) Junior
5 18 (15.52%) Junior .NET Developer
6 17 (14.66%) Programmer
7 16 (13.79%) Architect
7 16 (13.79%) Solutions Architect
8 11 (9.48%) Analyst
9 10 (8.62%) C# Developer
10 9 (7.76%) Software Developer
10 9 (7.76%) Senior Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Application Development Manager
11 8 (6.90%) Applications Development Manager
11 8 (6.90%) Applications Manager
12 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (6.03%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (6.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (5.17%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (59.48%) .NET
2 41 (35.34%) XML
3 40 (34.48%) ASP.NET
4 37 (31.90%) Web Services
5 36 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (29.31%) HTML
6 34 (29.31%) CSS
7 26 (22.41%) jQuery
8 24 (20.69%) Spring
8 24 (20.69%) Hibernate
9 23 (19.83%) HTML5
10 21 (18.10%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 21 (18.10%) Ajax
11 18 (15.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 18 (15.52%) LINQ
11 18 (15.52%) Razor View Engine
12 14 (12.07%) J2EE
12 14 (12.07%) AngularJS
13 9 (7.76%) Java EE
14 7 (6.03%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) N-Tier
2 16 (13.79%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.72%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.86%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.48%) UNIX
1 11 (9.48%) Windows
1 11 (9.48%) Linux
2 1 (0.86%) CentOS
2 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (53.45%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (43.97%) MVC
3 45 (38.79%) TDD
4 36 (31.03%) Scrum
5 33 (28.45%) SOA
6 25 (21.55%) PRINCE2
7 23 (19.83%) Continuous Integration
8 22 (18.97%) RUP
8 22 (18.97%) PRINCE
8 22 (18.97%) Enterprise Architecture
8 22 (18.97%) Multithreading
9 19 (16.38%) OOP
10 16 (13.79%) Change Management
10 16 (13.79%) AOP
10 16 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (13.79%) Refactoring
11 15 (12.93%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (12.93%) TOGAF
12 11 (9.48%) Software Engineering
13 10 (8.62%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 72 (62.07%) C#
2 71 (61.21%) SQL
3 35 (30.17%) JavaScript
4 27 (23.28%) Java
5 24 (20.69%) PL/SQL
6 18 (15.52%) VB
7 13 (11.21%) C++
8 10 (8.62%) C
8 10 (8.62%) Shell Script
9 7 (6.03%) VB.NET
10 6 (5.17%) PHP
11 5 (4.31%) VBA
11 5 (4.31%) PowerShell
12 3 (2.59%) MUMPS
12 3 (2.59%) XAML
Qualifications
1 29 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) ISEB
3 2 (1.72%) MCSD
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.86%) MCTS
4 1 (0.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.59%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (5.17%) Puppet
2 1 (0.86%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 49 (42.24%) Oracle
2 19 (16.38%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.31%) Zend
4 2 (1.72%) BEA
5 1 (0.86%) Ab Initio
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rickmansworth
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Epson - UK
Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + including excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago