The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 56 34 22
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 0.51% 1.42% 8.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.60% 1.94% 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 4
Average salary £35,000 £47,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.53% +29.65%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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 St Albans region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 103 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 84.26% 73.05% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 153 90 75
Average salary £55,000 £49,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in St Albans

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) NUnit
2 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
2 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (83.33%) RESTful
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 5 (83.33%) RavenDB
2 5 (83.33%) Neo4j
2 5 (83.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (66.67%) Mingle
3 4 (66.67%) CQRS
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) MSTest
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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.

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) RavenDB
1 5 (83.33%) Neo4j
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (83.33%) NUnit
1 5 (83.33%) TeamCity
1 5 (83.33%) Git (software)
1 5 (83.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (66.67%) MSTest
3 1 (16.67%) WebDriver
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Programmer
2 4 (66.67%) Junior
3 3 (50.00%) Graduate
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Programmer
3 3 (50.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Graduate Programmer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Junior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Tester
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
1 5 (83.33%) RESTful
1 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (66.67%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) TDD
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) CQRS
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef