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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 93 70 89
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 48 54 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.39% 2.80% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.97% 3.71% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 53 69
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £72,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1615 1454 2176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 80.39% 75.45% 77.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1244 1087 1825
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 29 January 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 January 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
Ware - 17 £27,000 -
Watford - 13 £42,500 - 1
St Albans - 5 £27,000 - 1
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £60,000 -
Royston - 2 £45,000 -
Letchworth +12 1 £37,500 -44.44%
Hertford -2 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Potters Bar - 1 £35,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 71 (75.53%) .NET
2 69 (73.40%) C#
3 53 (56.38%) HTML
3 53 (56.38%) MVC
4 51 (54.26%) CSS
5 48 (51.06%) SQL Server
6 47 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 47 (50.00%) TDD
7 45 (47.87%) ASP.NET
8 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
9 38 (40.43%) SQL
10 37 (39.36%) Degree
11 36 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 35 (37.23%) .NET Framework
13 31 (32.98%) HTML5
14 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
15 28 (29.79%) BDD
16 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 25 (26.60%) Oracle
18 24 (25.53%) PowerShell
18 24 (25.53%) jQuery
19 22 (23.40%) Windows
19 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
20 21 (22.34%) OOP
21 20 (21.28%) Web Services
21 20 (21.28%) Ajax
21 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
22 19 (20.21%) LINQ
22 19 (20.21%) IIS
23 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 19 (20.21%) IIS
2 4 (4.26%) JBoss
3 3 (3.19%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.19%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.19%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.19%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.06%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.06%) Tuxedo
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.06%) CMS
5 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.06%) iPlanet
5 1 (1.06%) WildFly
5 1 (1.06%) GlassFish
Applications
1 11 (11.70%) Mingle
2 5 (5.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.06%) GitHub
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) Internet
2 2 (2.13%) HTTP
3 1 (1.06%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (51.06%) SQL Server
2 30 (31.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (19.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (15.96%) NoSQL
5 13 (13.83%) Relational Database
6 12 (12.77%) RavenDB
6 12 (12.77%) Neo4j
7 8 (8.51%) RDBMS
8 7 (7.45%) MySQL
9 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (5.32%) MongoDB
9 5 (5.32%) Redis
10 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.06%) OLTP
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 15 (15.96%) Moq
3 14 (14.89%) TeamCity
3 14 (14.89%) NUnit
4 13 (13.83%) Visual Studio
5 12 (12.77%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (11.70%) MSTest
7 6 (6.38%) Selenium
8 4 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (2.13%) PHPUnit
9 2 (2.13%) Jasmine
10 1 (1.06%) Ant
10 1 (1.06%) Maven
10 1 (1.06%) SpecFlow
10 1 (1.06%) Mockito
10 1 (1.06%) WebDriver
10 1 (1.06%) TestNG
General
1 14 (14.89%) Finance
2 8 (8.51%) Banking
3 7 (7.45%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Advertising
4 5 (5.32%) Marketing
5 4 (4.26%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (3.19%) Legal
7 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (80.85%) Developer
2 46 (48.94%) .NET Developer
3 21 (22.34%) Junior Developer
3 21 (22.34%) Junior
4 20 (21.28%) Senior Developer
4 20 (21.28%) Programmer
5 18 (19.15%) Software Developer
6 12 (12.77%) Senior .NET Developer
6 12 (12.77%) Junior .NET Developer
7 11 (11.70%) .NET Programmer
8 10 (10.64%) Software Programmer
9 9 (9.57%) Junior Software Developer
9 9 (9.57%) C# Developer
9 9 (9.57%) Graduate
9 9 (9.57%) Junior Programmer
9 9 (9.57%) Graduate Programmer
10 8 (8.51%) C# .NET Developer
10 8 (8.51%) Agile .NET Developer
10 8 (8.51%) Analyst
11 7 (7.45%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (75.53%) .NET
2 53 (56.38%) HTML
3 51 (54.26%) CSS
4 45 (47.87%) ASP.NET
5 36 (38.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (37.23%) .NET Framework
7 31 (32.98%) HTML5
8 26 (27.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 24 (25.53%) jQuery
10 20 (21.28%) Web Services
10 20 (21.28%) Ajax
11 19 (20.21%) LINQ
12 17 (18.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (18.09%) Razor View Engine
13 12 (12.77%) CSS3
13 12 (12.77%) RESTful
14 11 (11.70%) XML
15 9 (9.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 7 (7.45%) RabbitMQ
17 5 (5.32%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.89%) Computer Science
2 13 (13.83%) Inversion of Control
3 6 (6.38%) N-Tier
4 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.13%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.40%) Windows
2 14 (14.89%) UNIX
3 12 (12.77%) Linux
4 2 (2.13%) CentOS
5 1 (1.06%) Solaris
5 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000
5 1 (1.06%) zOS
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.06%) Debian
5 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (56.38%) MVC
2 47 (50.00%) TDD
3 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (29.79%) BDD
5 22 (23.40%) Software Engineering
6 21 (22.34%) OOP
7 14 (14.89%) OO
8 13 (13.83%) Web Development
8 13 (13.83%) Performance Testing
9 12 (12.77%) Scrum
10 11 (11.70%) CQRS
10 11 (11.70%) Low Latency
11 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce
12 8 (8.51%) Test Scripting
12 8 (8.51%) SOA
12 8 (8.51%) Regression Testing
13 5 (5.32%) OOD
13 5 (5.32%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (5.32%) User Stories
14 3 (3.19%) UML
Programming Languages
1 69 (73.40%) C#
2 47 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 38 (40.43%) SQL
4 24 (25.53%) PowerShell
5 17 (18.09%) C++
5 17 (18.09%) VB
6 9 (9.57%) Shell Script
6 9 (9.57%) Java
7 8 (8.51%) PHP
7 8 (8.51%) C
8 4 (4.26%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.19%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.13%) Ruby
11 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.06%) Python
11 1 (1.06%) Jython
11 1 (1.06%) Scala
Qualifications
1 37 (39.36%) Degree
2 2 (2.13%) MCTS
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.13%) MCSE
2 2 (2.13%) MCSD
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 6 (6.38%) Puppet
1 6 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.13%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.06%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 25 (26.60%) Oracle
2 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.64%) Ab Initio
4 5 (5.32%) Zend
5 1 (1.06%) Dell
5 1 (1.06%) BMC
5 1 (1.06%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.06%) IBM
5 1 (1.06%) NetIQ
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ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £28000 to £45000 per annum - shares, pension, medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits + Share options
Posted: 5 days ago