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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 109 102 110
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 37 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.64% 2.31% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 2.99% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 34
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1917 1772 1991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 84.79% 77.18% 79.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1539 1407 1583
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
Watford +13 9 £55,000 +22.22%
Harpenden - 4 £52,500 -
Hoddesdon - 3 £37,500 - 1
Kings Langley - 3 £42,500 -
Hemel Hempstead +6 2 £58,500 +46.25% 1
Stevenage - 2 £45,000 - 1
Potters Bar - 1 £41,000 -
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 60 (51.28%) HTML
1 60 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 57 (48.72%) MVC
3 56 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (45.30%) C#
5 52 (44.44%) .NET
6 51 (43.59%) Scrum
7 49 (41.88%) CSS
7 49 (41.88%) jQuery
8 42 (35.90%) TDD
8 42 (35.90%) SAP
9 41 (35.04%) HTML5
10 39 (33.33%) NUnit
11 38 (32.48%) ASP.NET
11 38 (32.48%) Risk Analysis
12 37 (31.62%) XML
13 35 (29.91%) RESTful
13 35 (29.91%) BDD
14 34 (29.06%) WCF
15 33 (28.21%) Entity Framework
15 33 (28.21%) Software Engineering
15 33 (28.21%) .NET Framework
16 32 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
17 30 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 30 (25.64%) Ajax
18 29 (24.79%) JSON
19 28 (23.93%) JIRA
19 28 (23.93%) SQL
20 27 (23.08%) Subversion
20 27 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 24 (20.51%) NServiceBus
2 14 (11.97%) Node.js
3 8 (6.84%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.42%) Confluence
4 4 (3.42%) IIS
4 4 (3.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.71%) CMS
5 2 (1.71%) Drupal
5 2 (1.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) SAP LE
2 8 (6.84%) SAP MM
3 4 (3.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (5.98%) OpenShift
2 6 (5.13%) GitHub
3 3 (2.56%) SaaS
4 2 (1.71%) Google Drive
5 1 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.85%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.51%) Wireshark
2 3 (2.56%) FTP
2 3 (2.56%) Intranet
3 2 (1.71%) Internet
4 1 (0.85%) HTTP
4 1 (0.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (18.80%) SQL Server
2 20 (17.09%) MongoDB
2 20 (17.09%) NoSQL
2 20 (17.09%) RavenDB
3 10 (8.55%) MySQL
4 7 (5.98%) Big Data
4 7 (5.98%) Couchbase
5 5 (4.27%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 39 (33.33%) NUnit
2 28 (23.93%) JIRA
3 27 (23.08%) Subversion
4 25 (21.37%) TeamCity
5 24 (20.51%) Fiddler
6 15 (12.82%) Git (software)
7 11 (9.40%) Jenkins
8 8 (6.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 6 (5.13%) Bitbucket
9 6 (5.13%) Selenium
10 5 (4.27%) JUnit
10 5 (4.27%) ReSharper
11 4 (3.42%) FxCop
11 4 (3.42%) gulp
11 4 (3.42%) Jasmine
11 4 (3.42%) Moq
11 4 (3.42%) MSTest
11 4 (3.42%) NCover
11 4 (3.42%) NCrunch
11 4 (3.42%) StyleCop
General
1 9 (7.69%) Marketing
2 7 (5.98%) Games
3 5 (4.27%) Local Government
4 4 (3.42%) Electronics
4 4 (3.42%) Finance
4 4 (3.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (3.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 78 (66.67%) Developer
2 48 (41.03%) C# Developer
3 44 (37.61%) .NET Developer
4 41 (35.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (32.48%) Consultant
5 38 (32.48%) SAP Consultant
5 38 (32.48%) SAP MM Consultant
6 26 (22.22%) SAP WM Consultant
7 24 (20.51%) C# Software Developer
8 23 (19.66%) .NET Software Developer
9 21 (17.95%) .NET Software Engineer
9 21 (17.95%) C# Software Engineer
9 21 (17.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 21 (17.95%) SAP PP Consultant
9 21 (17.95%) Software Engineer
10 20 (17.09%) Senior Consultant
10 20 (17.09%) Senior SAP Consultant
10 20 (17.09%) Senior SAP MM Consultant
11 19 (16.24%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (16.24%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (51.28%) HTML
2 52 (44.44%) .NET
3 49 (41.88%) CSS
3 49 (41.88%) jQuery
4 41 (35.04%) HTML5
5 38 (32.48%) ASP.NET
6 37 (31.62%) XML
7 35 (29.91%) RESTful
8 34 (29.06%) WCF
9 33 (28.21%) .NET Framework
9 33 (28.21%) Entity Framework
10 32 (27.35%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (25.64%) Ajax
11 30 (25.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (24.79%) JSON
13 27 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
14 26 (22.22%) SOAP
15 24 (20.51%) MSMQ
15 24 (20.51%) RabbitMQ
15 24 (20.51%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 26 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.98%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.56%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.71%) Blog
5 2 (1.71%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.84%) Windows
2 5 (4.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (48.72%) MVC
2 56 (47.86%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (43.59%) Scrum
4 42 (35.90%) TDD
5 38 (32.48%) Risk Analysis
6 35 (29.91%) BDD
7 33 (28.21%) Software Engineering
8 26 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (21.37%) Dependency Injection
10 24 (20.51%) Automated Testing
11 20 (17.09%) Project Management
12 19 (16.24%) Software Testing
13 17 (14.53%) DevOps
13 17 (14.53%) Logistics
14 16 (13.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 13 (11.11%) OO
16 8 (6.84%) E-Commerce
17 7 (5.98%) SOA
18 6 (5.13%) Multithreading
18 6 (5.13%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 60 (51.28%) JavaScript
2 53 (45.30%) C#
3 28 (23.93%) SQL
4 24 (20.51%) T-SQL
5 20 (17.09%) PowerShell
6 16 (13.68%) Java
7 5 (4.27%) PHP
7 5 (4.27%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.42%) ES6
8 4 (3.42%) VBScript
9 1 (0.85%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.85%) F#
9 1 (0.85%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.85%) Python
9 1 (0.85%) Scala
9 1 (0.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (0.85%) ISEB
2 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (5.98%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (35.90%) SAP
2 12 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.42%) Atlassian
3 4 (3.42%) hybris
4 3 (2.56%) Twitter
5 2 (1.71%) Google
6 1 (0.85%) Oracle
6 1 (0.85%) Salesforce.com
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