The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 81 96 99
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 62 61 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.82% 2.37% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 2.75% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 50 44
Median salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.73% +27.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £41,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £85,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1933 2219 1885
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 87.90% 86.28% 81.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1602 1783 1471
Median salary £50,000 £52,135 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.09% +4.27%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Hertfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Hertfordshire

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Hertfordshire

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Letchworth - 25 £40,000 - 3
Watford -2 13 £62,500 +13.63%
Radlett - 5 £47,500 -
Stevenage +3 3 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Hemel Hempstead -6 1 £50,000 -14.52% 1
Rickmansworth - 1 £65,000 - 1
Broxbourne - 1 £45,000 - 2
Unit Testing
East of England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 87 (75.00%) TDD
2 83 (71.55%) .NET
3 81 (69.83%) Agile Software Development
4 75 (64.66%) MVC
5 74 (63.79%) C#
6 73 (62.93%) SQL
7 70 (60.34%) ASP.NET
8 69 (59.48%) SQL Server
9 66 (56.90%) Scrum
10 64 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (52.59%) JavaScript
12 59 (50.86%) AngularJS
13 58 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 51 (43.97%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
16 36 (31.03%) NUnit
17 31 (26.72%) MSTest
18 30 (25.86%) HTML
19 28 (24.14%) Microsoft
20 26 (22.41%) CSS
20 26 (22.41%) jQuery
21 25 (21.55%) MS Excel
22 24 (20.69%) .NET Framework
22 24 (20.69%) ATDD
23 20 (17.24%) Entity Framework
23 20 (17.24%) XML
24 18 (15.52%) Java
24 18 (15.52%) Web Services
25 15 (12.93%) OO
25 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2012

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (12.07%) IIS
2 10 (8.62%) CMS
3 2 (1.72%) NetWeaver
3 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.86%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 25 (21.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.72%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.86%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.31%) iBeacon
1 5 (4.31%) Wireshark
2 2 (1.72%) DNS
2 2 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (59.48%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.72%) MS Access
4 2 (1.72%) Power BI
4 2 (1.72%) SAP BW
4 2 (1.72%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.86%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.86%) RavenDB
5 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 58 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (31.03%) NUnit
3 31 (26.72%) MSTest
4 12 (10.34%) Protractor
4 12 (10.34%) Selenium
4 12 (10.34%) Visual Studio
5 11 (9.48%) JIRA
5 11 (9.48%) Subversion
6 9 (7.76%) Git (software)
6 9 (7.76%) Jasmine
7 6 (5.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (4.31%) Android Studio
8 5 (4.31%) Fiddler
8 5 (4.31%) gulp
8 5 (4.31%) Jenkins
8 5 (4.31%) TeamCity
9 4 (3.45%) Bitbucket
10 2 (1.72%) Maven
10 2 (1.72%) WebDriver
11 1 (0.86%) JUnit
General
1 13 (11.21%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Legal
3 3 (2.59%) Electronics
3 3 (2.59%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Back Office
5 1 (0.86%) Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 102 (87.93%) Developer
2 67 (57.76%) .NET Developer
3 52 (44.83%) C# Developer
4 48 (41.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 42 (36.21%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 40 (34.48%) ASP.NET Developer
7 39 (33.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 25 (21.55%) Senior Developer
9 20 (17.24%) Agile .NET Developer
9 20 (17.24%) Agile C# Developer
9 20 (17.24%) Agile Developer
10 13 (11.21%) Senior .NET Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Analyst
11 8 (6.90%) Android Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Senior Android Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Software Developer
11 8 (6.90%) Test Analyst
12 7 (6.03%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (6.03%) Java Developer
13 6 (5.17%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (71.55%) .NET
2 70 (60.34%) ASP.NET
3 64 (55.17%) ASP.NET MVC
4 59 (50.86%) AngularJS
5 51 (43.97%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (25.86%) HTML
7 26 (22.41%) CSS
7 26 (22.41%) jQuery
8 24 (20.69%) .NET Framework
9 20 (17.24%) Entity Framework
9 20 (17.24%) XML
10 18 (15.52%) Web Services
11 14 (12.07%) HTML5
12 13 (11.21%) REST
13 12 (10.34%) RESTful
14 11 (9.48%) Ajax
15 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (8.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 10 (8.62%) KnockoutJS
15 10 (8.62%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (4.31%) Computer Science
1 5 (4.31%) User Experience
2 3 (2.59%) Life Science
2 3 (2.59%) Smartphone
3 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.86%) FMCG
4 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.90%) Android
2 4 (3.45%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (75.00%) TDD
2 81 (69.83%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (64.66%) MVC
4 66 (56.90%) Scrum
5 48 (41.38%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (20.69%) ATDD
7 15 (12.93%) DevOps
7 15 (12.93%) OO
8 13 (11.21%) MVVM
8 13 (11.21%) OOP
9 10 (8.62%) Content Management
9 10 (8.62%) CRM
9 10 (8.62%) Data Mapping
9 10 (8.62%) Load Testing
9 10 (8.62%) SOA
10 9 (7.76%) BDD
10 9 (7.76%) Time Management
11 8 (6.90%) Android Development
11 8 (6.90%) Regression Testing
11 8 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 74 (63.79%) C#
2 73 (62.93%) SQL
3 61 (52.59%) JavaScript
4 18 (15.52%) Java
5 10 (8.62%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.90%) TypeScript
7 7 (6.03%) PowerShell
7 7 (6.03%) VBA
8 5 (4.31%) C++
9 4 (3.45%) ABAP
9 4 (3.45%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.59%) XAML
11 2 (1.72%) ES6
11 2 (1.72%) Python
11 2 (1.72%) Ruby
11 2 (1.72%) Scala
12 1 (0.86%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.86%) VB
12 1 (0.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 8 (6.90%) ISEB
3 6 (5.17%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.31%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.17%) Oracle
2 6 (5.17%) SAP
3 3 (2.59%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.72%) Cognos
4 2 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (0.86%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.86%) Snow
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25-35K DOE + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
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Salary: 40-50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Tax free company car, bonus, and more!
Posted: 6 days ago
Letchworth Garden City
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Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Hertfordshire
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