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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 105 57 63
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 46 77 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.93% 3.97% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.48% 5.22% 5.03%
Number of salaries quoted 41 68 102
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £36,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1858 1475 2386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 78.00% 76.11% 76.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1510 1176 1971
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 2014. 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
Welwyn Garden City - 9 £50,000 -
St Albans - 8 £23,500 -
Hertford - 6 £42,500 - 1
Watford -22 3 £47,000 -1.05%
Potters Bar -5 2 £35,000 -
Royston - 2 £45,000 -
Stevenage +3 1 £36,000 +14.46%
Bishop's Stortford -7 1 £57,000 +34.11%
Hitchin - 1 £60,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 53 (80.30%) .NET
2 49 (74.24%) C#
3 37 (56.06%) TDD
4 36 (54.55%) MVC
5 35 (53.03%) SQL Server
6 34 (51.52%) HTML
6 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
8 32 (48.48%) SQL
8 32 (48.48%) CSS
8 32 (48.48%) .NET Framework
9 31 (46.97%) ASP.NET
10 26 (39.39%) BDD
11 25 (37.88%) Web Services
12 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 24 (36.36%) PowerShell
13 23 (34.85%) Windows
13 23 (34.85%) Oracle
14 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
15 21 (31.82%) Degree
16 16 (24.24%) NUnit
16 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
17 15 (22.73%) TeamCity
17 15 (22.73%) Web Development
18 14 (21.21%) RESTful
18 14 (21.21%) Finance
18 14 (21.21%) Java
18 14 (21.21%) Visual Studio
19 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
19 13 (19.70%) MSTest

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 10 (15.15%) JBoss
2 9 (13.64%) WebLogic
2 9 (13.64%) WebSphere
3 7 (10.61%) Tomcat
4 4 (6.06%) IIS
4 4 (6.06%) Apache
4 4 (6.06%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (4.55%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (4.55%) iPlanet
5 3 (4.55%) GlassFish
5 3 (4.55%) Tuxedo
5 3 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (3.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.52%) WildFly
7 1 (1.52%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) Mingle
2 1 (1.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.52%) GitHub
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.52%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) HTTP
2 3 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (53.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) RavenDB
2 13 (19.70%) Neo4j
3 12 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (12.12%) NoSQL
5 6 (9.09%) MySQL
5 6 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.52%) OLTP
6 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (24.24%) NUnit
1 16 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.73%) TeamCity
3 14 (21.21%) Visual Studio
4 13 (19.70%) MSTest
4 13 (19.70%) Octopus Deploy
4 13 (19.70%) Moq
5 5 (7.58%) Ant
5 5 (7.58%) Subversion
5 5 (7.58%) Maven
6 4 (6.06%) Selenium
6 4 (6.06%) Eclipse
7 2 (3.03%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.52%) Mockito
8 1 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.52%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.52%) TestNG
General
1 14 (21.21%) Finance
2 8 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (89.39%) Developer
2 33 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 21 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 18 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
5 13 (19.70%) Programmer
5 13 (19.70%) .NET Programmer
5 13 (19.70%) Software Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Java Developer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior .NET Programmer
7 7 (10.61%) Senior Programmer
7 7 (10.61%) Agile .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Graduate
8 6 (9.09%) Junior Programmer
8 6 (9.09%) Software Programmer
8 6 (9.09%) Graduate Programmer
8 6 (9.09%) Junior Software Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Junior
8 6 (9.09%) C# Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (80.30%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) HTML
3 32 (48.48%) .NET Framework
3 32 (48.48%) CSS
4 31 (46.97%) ASP.NET
5 25 (37.88%) Web Services
6 24 (36.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (21.21%) RESTful
8 13 (19.70%) HTML5
9 11 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 10 (15.15%) jQuery
11 9 (13.64%) XML
11 9 (13.64%) CSS3
11 9 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (12.12%) J2EE
12 8 (12.12%) WCF
13 7 (10.61%) Silverlight
13 7 (10.61%) RabbitMQ
14 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 6 (9.09%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.70%) Computer Science
2 11 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.58%) N-Tier
4 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.06%) Open Source
5 2 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (34.85%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Linux
3 7 (10.61%) CentOS
4 5 (7.58%) UNIX
5 4 (6.06%) Apple iOS
5 4 (6.06%) Android
6 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.03%) Windows 2000
6 2 (3.03%) Solaris
7 1 (1.52%) zOS
7 1 (1.52%) Debian
7 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (56.06%) TDD
2 36 (54.55%) MVC
3 34 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (39.39%) BDD
5 22 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 15 (22.73%) Web Development
7 13 (19.70%) CQRS
8 11 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 11 (16.67%) OO
9 9 (13.64%) E-Commerce
9 9 (13.64%) OOP
9 9 (13.64%) Scrum
10 8 (12.12%) SOA
10 8 (12.12%) Low Latency
11 7 (10.61%) OOD
12 6 (9.09%) ERP
13 5 (7.58%) UML
13 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
13 5 (7.58%) User Acceptance Testing
14 4 (6.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 49 (74.24%) C#
2 33 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 32 (48.48%) SQL
4 24 (36.36%) PowerShell
5 14 (21.21%) Java
6 6 (9.09%) C++
7 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) VB.NET
8 3 (4.55%) PHP
8 3 (4.55%) Jython
9 2 (3.03%) Ruby
10 1 (1.52%) X++
10 1 (1.52%) Scala
10 1 (1.52%) Python
10 1 (1.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (31.82%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) MCSD
2 7 (10.61%) MCSE
2 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.61%) MCTS
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 2 (3.03%) BMC Performance Manager
2 2 (3.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (34.85%) Oracle
2 13 (19.70%) Microsoft
3 8 (12.12%) Ab Initio
4 3 (4.55%) IBM
4 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.03%) NetIQ
5 2 (3.03%) BMC
6 1 (1.52%) Dell
6 1 (1.52%) SAP
Hertford, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £40,000 to £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago