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 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 62 78 80
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 149 130 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 4.25% 3.35% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.14% 4.03% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 135 112 121
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 £35,000 £30,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2899 3228 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.66% 83.24% 80.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2389 2644 2840
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £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 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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Bolton +12 8 £45,000 +60.71% 1
Altrincham -2 8 £42,500 - 1
Stockport -6 8 £40,000 - 1
Salford - 5 £47,500 -
Wigan +4 2 - - 1
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 143 (58.13%) SQL
2 136 (55.28%) C#
3 132 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (50.00%) .NET
5 90 (36.59%) OO
6 89 (36.18%) SQL Server
7 86 (34.96%) Java
7 86 (34.96%) ASP.NET
8 84 (34.15%) Degree
9 83 (33.74%) TDD
10 73 (29.67%) JavaScript
11 72 (29.27%) CSS
12 70 (28.46%) MVC
13 69 (28.05%) HTML
14 59 (23.98%) Software Engineering
15 57 (23.17%) Scrum
16 56 (22.76%) XML
17 53 (21.54%) Microsoft
18 52 (21.14%) .NET Framework
19 43 (17.48%) Web Services
20 40 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
21 38 (15.45%) NUnit
22 36 (14.63%) jQuery
23 33 (13.41%) Entity Framework
24 32 (13.01%) C++
25 31 (12.60%) HTML5
25 31 (12.60%) AngularJS
26 30 (12.20%) J2EE
27 29 (11.79%) T-SQL
27 29 (11.79%) Git (software)

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 14 (5.69%) Apache
2 8 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.03%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.22%) IIS
5 3 (1.22%) CMS
5 3 (1.22%) Node.js
5 3 (1.22%) WordPress
6 2 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.81%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.81%) JBoss
6 2 (0.81%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.41%) FileNet
7 1 (0.41%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.41%) Confluence
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 10 (4.07%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.81%) Tridion
1 2 (0.81%) Magento
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.41%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.22%) GitHub
3 2 (0.81%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.81%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (36.18%) SQL Server
2 20 (8.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (7.72%) MySQL
4 12 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.47%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (4.07%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (3.66%) DTS
7 9 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.03%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 5 (2.03%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (2.03%) Data Mart
10 3 (1.22%) Big Data
11 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.81%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.41%) SAP Data Services
12 1 (0.41%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (15.45%) NUnit
2 29 (11.79%) Git (software)
2 29 (11.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (10.98%) MSTest
4 22 (8.94%) JUnit
5 21 (8.54%) Selenium
6 20 (8.13%) Jenkins
7 18 (7.32%) TeamCity
8 15 (6.10%) Visual Studio
9 14 (5.69%) Hudson
10 13 (5.28%) Subversion
11 7 (2.85%) TestDirector
12 6 (2.44%) Eclipse
12 6 (2.44%) Moq
12 6 (2.44%) SpecFlow
13 5 (2.03%) Robotium
13 5 (2.03%) Jasmine
13 5 (2.03%) Cucumber
13 5 (2.03%) Calabash
13 5 (2.03%) Redmine
General
1 20 (8.13%) Finance
2 10 (4.07%) Back Office
3 8 (3.25%) Retail
3 8 (3.25%) Games
4 3 (1.22%) Advertising
5 2 (0.81%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.81%) Marketing
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 186 (75.61%) Developer
2 69 (28.05%) C# Developer
3 59 (23.98%) .NET Developer
4 48 (19.51%) Senior Developer
5 38 (15.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 35 (14.23%) Software Developer
6 35 (14.23%) Software Engineer
7 32 (13.01%) Java Developer
8 25 (10.16%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 22 (8.94%) Senior Java Developer
10 20 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (7.72%) Senior Software Developer
12 13 (5.28%) Senior Java Software Developer
12 13 (5.28%) Java Software Developer
12 13 (5.28%) DBA
13 12 (4.88%) Web Developer
14 10 (4.07%) Senior .NET Developer
15 9 (3.66%) PHP Developer
15 9 (3.66%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.66%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 123 (50.00%) .NET
2 86 (34.96%) ASP.NET
3 72 (29.27%) CSS
4 69 (28.05%) HTML
5 56 (22.76%) XML
6 52 (21.14%) .NET Framework
7 43 (17.48%) Web Services
8 40 (16.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 36 (14.63%) jQuery
10 33 (13.41%) Entity Framework
11 31 (12.60%) HTML5
11 31 (12.60%) AngularJS
12 30 (12.20%) J2EE
13 29 (11.79%) WCF
14 28 (11.38%) Ajax
15 26 (10.57%) JSON
16 25 (10.16%) LINQ
17 18 (7.32%) SOAP
18 17 (6.91%) LAMP
18 17 (6.91%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.54%) N-Tier
2 19 (7.72%) Mobile App
2 19 (7.72%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (6.91%) Computer Science
4 11 (4.47%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (4.07%) Inversion of Control
6 8 (3.25%) Open Source
7 7 (2.85%) Clustering
8 4 (1.63%) Replication
9 3 (1.22%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.81%) Smartphone
10 2 (0.81%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.81%) Physics
10 2 (0.81%) iPad
10 2 (0.81%) iPhone
11 1 (0.41%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.41%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (9.76%) Windows
2 19 (7.72%) Linux
3 18 (7.32%) Apple iOS
4 16 (6.50%) Android
5 7 (2.85%) UNIX
6 5 (2.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (53.66%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (36.59%) OO
3 83 (33.74%) TDD
4 70 (28.46%) MVC
5 59 (23.98%) Software Engineering
6 57 (23.17%) Scrum
7 28 (11.38%) UML
7 28 (11.38%) Mentoring
8 25 (10.16%) OOP
9 21 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 19 (7.72%) Web Development
11 16 (6.50%) OOD
11 16 (6.50%) SOA
12 15 (6.10%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (6.10%) Domain-Driven Design
13 14 (5.69%) Dependency Injection
14 13 (5.28%) BDD
14 13 (5.28%) Automation Testing
14 13 (5.28%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (4.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 143 (58.13%) SQL
2 136 (55.28%) C#
3 86 (34.96%) Java
4 73 (29.67%) JavaScript
5 32 (13.01%) C++
6 29 (11.79%) T-SQL
7 28 (11.38%) VB.NET
8 20 (8.13%) PHP
9 13 (5.28%) Objective-C
9 13 (5.28%) Ruby
10 8 (3.25%) VB
11 7 (2.85%) C
12 6 (2.44%) Shell Script
13 3 (1.22%) F#
14 2 (0.81%) Scala
14 2 (0.81%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.81%) XPath
14 2 (0.81%) Python
14 2 (0.81%) Embedded C
15 1 (0.41%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 84 (34.15%) Degree
2 10 (4.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (3.66%) ISEB
4 8 (3.25%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.63%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.22%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.41%) OCA
7 1 (0.41%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.79%) QA
2 13 (5.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.41%) Puppet
1 1 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (9.35%) Oracle
3 7 (2.85%) VMware
4 5 (2.03%) Red Hat
4 5 (2.03%) IBM
5 3 (1.22%) Zend
5 3 (1.22%) Perforce
6 2 (0.81%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.81%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.81%) Facebook
6 2 (0.81%) Google
6 2 (0.81%) Informatica
6 2 (0.81%) SAP
6 2 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.41%) HP
7 1 (0.41%) Software AG
7 1 (0.41%) Unisys
7 1 (0.41%) webMethods
7 1 (0.41%) Jaspersoft
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