Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans 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 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Hertfordshire > St Albans
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 46 59 67
Rank change year-on-year +13 +8 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 7 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 2.60% 2.73% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.83% 2.99% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 2
St Albans median annual salary £60,000 £53,750 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.63% -10.42% -4.00%
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +10.53% -16.67%

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in St Albans with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
St Albans
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 247 334 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in St Albans 91.82% 91.26% 88.89%
Number of salaries quoted 223 299 329
St Albans median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,250 £72,500 £72,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in St Albans

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in St Albans.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in St Albans

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in St Albans

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in St Albans

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in St Albans over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in St Albans

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the St Albans region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Workflow
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Python
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (71.43%) Java
3 5 (71.43%) BDD
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 4 (57.14%) SDET
4 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (57.14%) Serverless
4 4 (57.14%) Scala
4 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 4 (57.14%) C
4 4 (57.14%) C++
5 3 (42.86%) Web Services
6 2 (28.57%) XML
6 2 (28.57%) EDI
6 2 (28.57%) Adobe
6 2 (28.57%) HTML
6 2 (28.57%) ABAP
6 2 (28.57%) SAP
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) HTML5
6 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
6 2 (28.57%) SAP S/4HANA

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in St Albans 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (57.14%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (57.14%) AWS Lambda
2 4 (57.14%) Serverless
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (28.57%) SAP HANA
3 1 (14.29%) QlikView
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
1 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Development Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Development Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Test Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Development Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ABAP Developer
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) EDI
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML5
2 2 (28.57%) IDoc
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Fiori
2 2 (28.57%) SAPUI5
2 2 (28.57%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
3 1 (14.29%) Angular 2
3 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) D3.js
3 1 (14.29%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
1 6 (85.71%) Workflow
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) BDD
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 4 (57.14%) SDET
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
4 2 (28.57%) Prototyping
4 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Java
2 5 (71.43%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) C
3 4 (57.14%) C++
3 4 (57.14%) Scala
4 2 (28.57%) ABAP
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Adobe
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Tableau