The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 68 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.56% 1.93% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 2.56% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £43,750 £47,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +65.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,900 £38,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
445 273 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 83.18% 75.41% 79.67%
Number of salaries quoted 310 198 184
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Watford

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Watford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Watford

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
4 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) CMS
4 3 (37.50%) Games
4 3 (37.50%) Java
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) JBoss
5 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
5 2 (25.00%) Tuxedo
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) HTTP
5 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (25.00%) SSL
5 2 (25.00%) IBM

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (37.50%) CMS
1 3 (37.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (25.00%) iPlanet
2 2 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (25.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) IIS
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
2 2 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (25.00%) Tuxedo
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
1 1 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 3 (37.50%) Games
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) .NET Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (25.00%) Middleware
6 1 (12.50%) Cocoa
6 1 (12.50%) J2EE
6 1 (12.50%) COM
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) XSLT
6 1 (12.50%) jQuery
6 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
6 1 (12.50%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (12.50%) UIKit
6 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
6 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Solaris
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Android
2 1 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Jython
4 1 (12.50%) X++
4 1 (12.50%) C
4 1 (12.50%) Objective-C
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Tivoli
1 1 (12.50%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) EPiServer
2 3 (37.50%) Sitecore
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) NetIQ
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) BMC