The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Altrincham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 17 15 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 10 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 11.43% 10.64% 8.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.09% 12.35% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 13
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Altrincham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Altrincham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
53 81 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Altrincham 75.71% 86.17% 80.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 113
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £21,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £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 Altrincham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Altrincham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Altrincham

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Altrincham

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Altrincham

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Altrincham

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 17 (85.00%) Java
3 16 (80.00%) J2EE
3 16 (80.00%) UML
3 16 (80.00%) OO
4 15 (75.00%) JUnit
5 13 (65.00%) JSP
5 13 (65.00%) OOP
5 13 (65.00%) JMS
5 13 (65.00%) Ajax
6 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 4 (20.00%) Oracle
7 3 (15.00%) C#
7 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
7 3 (15.00%) Web Services
7 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
7 3 (15.00%) SOA
7 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (15.00%) .NET
8 2 (10.00%) Subversion
8 2 (10.00%) Redmine
8 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
8 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
8 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
8 2 (10.00%) XML
8 2 (10.00%) UNIX
8 2 (10.00%) Windows
8 2 (10.00%) Solaris
8 2 (10.00%) SOAP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Altrincham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Altrincham 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (75.00%) JUnit
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (10.00%) Subversion
2 2 (10.00%) Redmine
3 1 (5.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 16 (80.00%) Software Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Java Software Developer
3 13 (65.00%) Senior Java Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Software Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Mid-Level Java Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (80.00%) J2EE
2 13 (65.00%) JSP
2 13 (65.00%) JMS
2 13 (65.00%) Ajax
3 3 (15.00%) Web Services
3 3 (15.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) XML
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) Java SE
5 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (15.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) UNIX
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
1 2 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (90.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (80.00%) OO
2 16 (80.00%) UML
3 13 (65.00%) OOP
4 4 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (15.00%) SOA
6 1 (5.00%) Change Management
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Web Design
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (5.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (85.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat