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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 31 13 29
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.72% 8.11% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 10.17% 7.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Median salary £52,500 £35,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.88% +7.57%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
128 59 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 92.75% 79.73% 91.38%
Number of salaries quoted 114 56 136
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

The demand trend of job ads across the Bolton region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 28 February 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Maven
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (50.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree