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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 74 50 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.31% 2.11% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 2.68% 1.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 5
Average salary £44,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.36% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
515 298 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 81.10% 78.63% 79.95%
Number of salaries quoted 378 223 240
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 November 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (40.00%) BMC Performance Manager
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (40.00%) Jython
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) iPlanet
4 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) Apache
4 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 2 (40.00%) Tuxedo

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (60.00%) JBoss
1 3 (60.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) GlassFish
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (40.00%) iPlanet
2 2 (40.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (40.00%) Tuxedo
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) J2EE
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) jQuery
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (20.00%) Java EE
4 1 (20.00%) WCF
4 1 (20.00%) COM
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITSM
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Jython
4 1 (20.00%) X++
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (40.00%) BMC Performance Manager
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) IBM
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) BMC
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) SAP