The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 31 37 26
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.17% 4.68% 3.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 5.16% 4.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 3
Average salary £45,000 £23,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+91.48% -14.54%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Bolton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
159 155 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 91.38% 90.64% 84.68%
Number of salaries quoted 137 145 71
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,100 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,507 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Bolton

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bolton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) MVC
4 9 (50.00%) C#
4 9 (50.00%) .NET
4 9 (50.00%) Oracle
4 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (50.00%) jQuery
5 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Load Testing
5 8 (44.44%) QA
5 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
5 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
5 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
5 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
5 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 8 (44.44%) VMware
5 8 (44.44%) ISEB
5 8 (44.44%) TestDirector
5 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
5 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 6 (33.33%) HTML
7 5 (27.78%) CSS
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
8 4 (22.22%) Ajax
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) FileNet
2 1 (5.56%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) TestDirector
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) Subversion
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Test Engineer
2 8 (44.44%) Software Test Engineer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior Developer
3 5 (27.78%) .NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 4 (22.22%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior C# Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Applications Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) .NET
1 9 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 9 (50.00%) jQuery
2 8 (44.44%) Entity Framework
2 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
3 6 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (27.78%) CSS
5 4 (22.22%) Ajax
5 4 (22.22%) WCF
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 3 (16.67%) LINQ
7 2 (11.11%) XML
8 1 (5.56%) XSLT
8 1 (5.56%) Web Services
8 1 (5.56%) JSON
8 1 (5.56%) HTML5
8 1 (5.56%) CSS3
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) MVC
3 8 (44.44%) Automated Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Software Testing
3 8 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Load Testing
3 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Automation Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 5 (27.78%) Web Development
6 4 (22.22%) SEO
6 4 (22.22%) Scrum
6 4 (22.22%) TDD
6 4 (22.22%) OO
7 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
8 1 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
8 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) C#
2 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 2 (11.11%) Java
6 1 (5.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) ISEB
1 8 (44.44%) ISTQB
2 3 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Software AG
4 1 (5.56%) Informatica
4 1 (5.56%) webMethods
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