The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 73 62 74
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +12
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 121 148 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.12% 3.89% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.80% 4.67% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 111 129 125
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £44,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3186 3166 3181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.24% 83.14% 79.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2699 2701 2722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Manchester

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Manchester

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham -4 16 £42,500 - 3
Bolton -1 10 £33,000 +17.85% 3
Wigan -2 7 £32,500 +44.44% 1
Stockport -13 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Salford - 2 £47,500 - 1
Sale - 1 £35,000 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 154 (60.16%) SQL
2 136 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
3 126 (49.22%) C#
4 120 (46.88%) .NET
5 107 (41.80%) SQL Server
6 96 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 95 (37.11%) HTML
8 88 (34.38%) OO
9 87 (33.98%) Java
10 86 (33.59%) MVC
11 78 (30.47%) Microsoft
11 78 (30.47%) Degree
12 77 (30.08%) CSS
13 70 (27.34%) Scrum
14 63 (24.61%) JavaScript
15 57 (22.27%) TDD
16 49 (19.14%) .NET Framework
16 49 (19.14%) OOP
17 48 (18.75%) Software Engineering
18 45 (17.58%) SOAP
18 45 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
19 44 (17.19%) jQuery
20 43 (16.80%) T-SQL
21 42 (16.41%) XML
22 40 (15.63%) NUnit
23 38 (14.84%) QA
23 38 (14.84%) J2EE
23 38 (14.84%) Web Services
24 37 (14.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 36 (14.06%) Windows

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 9 (3.52%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.13%) Apache
2 8 (3.13%) CMS
3 7 (2.73%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.73%) Node.js
4 5 (1.95%) IIS
5 3 (1.17%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.17%) WordPress
5 3 (1.17%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.17%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.78%) JBoss
6 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.39%) FileNet
7 1 (0.39%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.39%) Jetty
7 1 (0.39%) nginx
7 1 (0.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Magento
2 4 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.17%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.78%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics GP
4 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.39%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (7.03%) HTTP
2 1 (0.39%) IPsec
2 1 (0.39%) DNS
2 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.39%) DHCP
2 1 (0.39%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (4.30%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (3.91%) Azure SQL Database
7 10 (3.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.91%) DTS
8 8 (3.13%) MySQL
9 7 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (2.34%) MS Access
11 2 (0.78%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.39%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.39%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 40 (15.63%) NUnit
2 33 (12.89%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (9.77%) JUnit
4 22 (8.59%) MSTest
5 16 (6.25%) Eclipse
6 14 (5.47%) TeamCity
6 14 (5.47%) Git (software)
7 13 (5.08%) Moq
8 11 (4.30%) Subversion
9 10 (3.91%) Selenium
10 9 (3.52%) NetBeans
10 9 (3.52%) Jenkins
11 8 (3.13%) TestDirector
12 7 (2.73%) Hudson
13 5 (1.95%) JIRA
13 5 (1.95%) Redmine
14 4 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
14 4 (1.56%) Maven
14 4 (1.56%) Visual Studio
15 3 (1.17%) CruiseControl
General
1 25 (9.77%) Finance
2 15 (5.86%) Advertising
3 7 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.17%) Games
5 3 (1.17%) Back Office
6 2 (0.78%) Marketing
6 2 (0.78%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Retail
7 1 (0.39%) German Language
7 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.39%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 202 (78.91%) Developer
2 76 (29.69%) C# Developer
3 57 (22.27%) Senior Developer
4 56 (21.88%) .NET Developer
5 52 (20.31%) Java Developer
6 42 (16.41%) Software Developer
6 42 (16.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 30 (11.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (10.55%) Senior Java Developer
9 25 (9.77%) DBA
10 22 (8.59%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (8.20%) Senior Software Developer
12 20 (7.81%) Software Engineer
13 19 (7.42%) Administrator
14 16 (6.25%) Senior Java Software Developer
14 16 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
14 16 (6.25%) SQL DBA
14 16 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (5.86%) SQL Server DBA
16 13 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (46.88%) .NET
2 96 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 95 (37.11%) HTML
4 77 (30.08%) CSS
5 49 (19.14%) .NET Framework
6 45 (17.58%) SOAP
6 45 (17.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (17.19%) jQuery
8 42 (16.41%) XML
9 38 (14.84%) J2EE
9 38 (14.84%) Web Services
10 37 (14.45%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 33 (12.89%) Ajax
12 32 (12.50%) LINQ
13 29 (11.33%) HTML5
14 24 (9.38%) JSON
15 23 (8.98%) WCF
16 22 (8.59%) AngularJS
17 18 (7.03%) JSP
18 17 (6.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.38%) N-Tier
2 18 (7.03%) Computer Science
3 17 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.86%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (5.08%) Clustering
6 12 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (4.69%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.91%) Replication
8 7 (2.73%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.73%) Physics
9 4 (1.56%) Performance Metrics
10 3 (1.17%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.78%) FMCG
12 1 (0.39%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
12 1 (0.39%) Blog
12 1 (0.39%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.06%) Windows
2 12 (4.69%) Apple iOS
2 12 (4.69%) Android
3 10 (3.91%) Linux
4 7 (2.73%) UNIX
5 6 (2.34%) Solaris
6 1 (0.39%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (53.13%) Agile Software Development
2 88 (34.38%) OO
3 86 (33.59%) MVC
4 70 (27.34%) Scrum
5 57 (22.27%) TDD
6 49 (19.14%) OOP
7 48 (18.75%) Software Engineering
8 29 (11.33%) SOA
9 28 (10.94%) Domain-Driven Design
10 27 (10.55%) Change Management
11 25 (9.77%) Web Development
12 23 (8.98%) Dependency Injection
12 23 (8.98%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (8.59%) UML
14 21 (8.20%) Migration
14 21 (8.20%) Data Transformation
15 19 (7.42%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (7.03%) E-Commerce
16 18 (7.03%) Coaching
17 16 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 154 (60.16%) SQL
2 126 (49.22%) C#
3 87 (33.98%) Java
4 63 (24.61%) JavaScript
5 43 (16.80%) T-SQL
6 25 (9.77%) VB.NET
7 21 (8.20%) C++
8 18 (7.03%) PHP
9 8 (3.13%) Objective-C
9 8 (3.13%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 3 (1.17%) C
11 3 (1.17%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.39%) F#
Qualifications
1 78 (30.47%) Degree
2 19 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (3.91%) ISEB
4 9 (3.52%) ISTQB
4 9 (3.52%) VCP4
5 4 (1.56%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.17%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.39%) OCA
7 1 (0.39%) HND
7 1 (0.39%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.39%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.39%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (14.84%) QA
2 9 (3.52%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Xen
1 1 (0.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.39%) Ansible
1 1 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 78 (30.47%) Microsoft
2 31 (12.11%) Oracle
3 9 (3.52%) VMware
4 6 (2.34%) Zend
5 5 (1.95%) Red Hat
6 4 (1.56%) EPiServer
6 4 (1.56%) Informatica
7 3 (1.17%) SAP
7 3 (1.17%) Google
7 3 (1.17%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.78%) Siebel
8 2 (0.78%) HP
8 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.39%) webMethods
9 1 (0.39%) Software AG
9 1 (0.39%) IBM
9 1 (0.39%) Jaspersoft
Manchester, Lancashire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 7 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 50k per year
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Proteus Europe
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
DCS Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus (10%), Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 7 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Altrincham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago