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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 66 47 57
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 2.67% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 3.36% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
465 298 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 79.76% 79.47% 80.25%
Number of salaries quoted 330 221 210
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 22 October 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 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) JBoss
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (50.00%) Jython
4 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (50.00%) iPlanet
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (50.00%) Middleware
4 3 (50.00%) Apache
4 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (50.00%) Tuxedo
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (50.00%) SSL
4 3 (50.00%) IBM
4 3 (50.00%) HTTP
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (50.00%) J2EE
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (50.00%) GlassFish
4 3 (50.00%) Open Source
4 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 4 (66.67%) JBoss
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (50.00%) iPlanet
2 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 3 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (50.00%) Tuxedo
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) GlassFish
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SSL
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Advertising
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (50.00%) Middleware
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) COM
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITSM
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) Jython
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) C#
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) X++
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) BMC Performance Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) BMC
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) NetIQ
3 1 (16.67%) SAP