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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 40 27 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 6 1 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.82% 0.82% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 1.20% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Average salary £28,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
131 83 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 83.44% 68.03% 72.27%
Number of salaries quoted 125 68 147
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,667
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,275 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.82% +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
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in St Albans

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) Web Services
2 7 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) TDD
2 7 (87.50%) NUnit
2 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (87.50%) TeamCity
2 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
2 7 (87.50%) RESTful
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 7 (87.50%) RavenDB
2 7 (87.50%) Neo4j
2 7 (87.50%) Octopus Deploy
3 6 (75.00%) Mingle
3 6 (75.00%) CQRS
3 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) MSTest
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) OO

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (75.00%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
1 7 (87.50%) RavenDB
1 7 (87.50%) Neo4j
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
1 7 (87.50%) NUnit
1 7 (87.50%) TeamCity
1 7 (87.50%) Git (software)
1 7 (87.50%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (75.00%) MSTest
3 1 (12.50%) Jasmine
3 1 (12.50%) WebDriver
3 1 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Junior Developer
2 6 (75.00%) Programmer
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Programmer
2 6 (75.00%) Junior
3 5 (62.50%) Junior Programmer
3 5 (62.50%) Software Programmer
3 5 (62.50%) Graduate Programmer
3 5 (62.50%) Junior Software Developer
3 5 (62.50%) Graduate
3 5 (62.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Programmer
5 1 (12.50%) Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
5 1 (12.50%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) Web Services
1 7 (87.50%) RESTful
1 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (62.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) Silverlight
4 1 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) MVC
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) TDD
1 7 (87.50%) Software Engineering
1 7 (87.50%) BDD
2 6 (75.00%) CQRS
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCSD
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef