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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 22 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 10 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 7.19% 5.76% 2.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 7.02% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 3
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
126 114 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 90.65% 82.01% 83.20%
Number of salaries quoted 110 107 94
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 27 January 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Bolton

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) ISEB
2 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
2 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
2 11 (84.62%) QA
2 11 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Load Testing
2 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
3 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) TestDirector
4 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 8 (61.54%) Automation Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) .NET
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (15.38%) MVC
6 1 (7.69%) CMS
6 1 (7.69%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) NUnit
6 1 (7.69%) Subversion
6 1 (7.69%) Content Management
6 1 (7.69%) Web Development
6 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
6 1 (7.69%) JSON

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) TestDirector
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Software Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Test Engineer
1 11 (84.62%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Automated Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Software Testing
1 11 (84.62%) User Acceptance Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Load Testing
1 11 (84.62%) Test Automation
2 10 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Automation Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) OO
5 1 (7.69%) SOA
5 1 (7.69%) Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (7.69%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) ISEB
1 11 (84.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
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