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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 56 70 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.50% 0.69% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 0.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £57,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% -
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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
408 450 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 76.69% 77.32% 80.45%
Number of salaries quoted 310 332 238
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
2 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 10 (55.56%) C
2 10 (55.56%) C++
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
2 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
2 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (27.78%) MVC
4 5 (27.78%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) PHP
4 5 (27.78%) MySQL
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
4 5 (27.78%) Puppet
4 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
4 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
4 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (27.78%) Yii
4 5 (27.78%) Redis
4 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (27.78%) Marketing
4 5 (27.78%) Advertising
4 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (27.78%) TDD
4 5 (27.78%) Symfony

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 5 (27.78%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (27.78%) MongoDB
2 5 (27.78%) NoSQL
2 5 (27.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (72.22%) Finance
2 10 (55.56%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Marketing
3 5 (27.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Programmer
2 8 (44.44%) Developer
3 5 (27.78%) PHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior PHP Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
1 5 (27.78%) Symfony
1 5 (27.78%) CodeIgniter
1 5 (27.78%) RabbitMQ
1 5 (27.78%) Yii
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Regression Testing
1 10 (55.56%) Test Scripting
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) TDD
3 5 (27.78%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) C
1 10 (55.56%) C++
1 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) MUMPS
3 3 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Puppet
1 5 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Zend