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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 73 104 93
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -11
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 126 74 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.10% 1.92% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 2.48% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 98 66 98
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
3338 2980 3045
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.08% 77.24% 80.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2678 2557 2657
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 2014. 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 +7 9 £27,500 -12.00%
Altrincham +9 7 £20,000 -
Stockport -4 4 £42,000 +20.00%
Oldham +4 3 £39,000 -0.62%
Wigan -11 2 £35,000 -5.40% 3
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 (61.11%) C#
2 131 (55.98%) .NET
3 101 (43.16%) OO
4 97 (41.45%) HTML
5 91 (38.89%) MVC
6 88 (37.61%) SQL Server
7 87 (37.18%) Degree
8 82 (35.04%) WCF
9 75 (32.05%) JavaScript
10 74 (31.62%) CSS
11 72 (30.77%) SQL
12 71 (30.34%) Scrum
13 68 (29.06%) TDD
14 67 (28.63%) ASP.NET
15 64 (27.35%) LINQ
16 62 (26.50%) Microsoft
17 59 (25.21%) jQuery
18 58 (24.79%) OOP
19 53 (22.65%) .NET Framework
20 52 (22.22%) Java
21 51 (21.79%) XML
21 51 (21.79%) OOD
22 47 (20.09%) WinForms
22 47 (20.09%) VB.NET
23 45 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
24 44 (18.80%) Continuous Integration
25 42 (17.95%) Git (software)
26 41 (17.52%) Computer Science
26 41 (17.52%) Web Services
27 40 (17.09%) REST

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 30 (12.82%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.99%) Apache
4 6 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 6 (2.56%) IIS
5 5 (2.14%) WebLogic
5 5 (2.14%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.71%) Lync
6 4 (1.71%) nginx
6 4 (1.71%) GlassFish
6 4 (1.71%) Jetty
7 3 (1.28%) CICS
7 3 (1.28%) Confluence
7 3 (1.28%) Node.js
8 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.43%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.43%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) FileNet
8 1 (0.43%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (5.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.28%) Magento
3 2 (0.85%) Dynamics GP
4 1 (0.43%) osCommerce
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.56%) Office 365
2 4 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.71%) Google App Engine
2 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.85%) Route 53
3 2 (0.85%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.43%) SaaS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) HTTP
2 6 (2.56%) IPsec
3 4 (1.71%) DHCP
3 4 (1.71%) FTP
3 4 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.71%) DNS
4 2 (0.85%) OpenVPN
4 2 (0.85%) PPTP
4 2 (0.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (37.61%) SQL Server
2 33 (14.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 32 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
4 28 (11.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (11.97%) Relational Database
5 21 (8.97%) RavenDB
6 14 (5.98%) MySQL
7 4 (1.71%) SQLite
8 3 (1.28%) DB2
9 2 (0.85%) Big Data
9 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
10 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 42 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 35 (14.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 29 (12.39%) NUnit
4 28 (11.97%) Moq
5 26 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 21 (8.97%) ReSharper
7 16 (6.84%) Subversion
8 13 (5.56%) Selenium
9 11 (4.70%) Eclipse
10 9 (3.85%) Ant
10 9 (3.85%) Jenkins
10 9 (3.85%) SpecFlow
11 8 (3.42%) Xcode
12 7 (2.99%) Maven
12 7 (2.99%) JUnit
12 7 (2.99%) NetBeans
13 6 (2.56%) JIRA
14 4 (1.71%) Grunt
15 3 (1.28%) JMeter
15 3 (1.28%) Hudson
General
1 32 (13.68%) Finance
2 26 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.42%) Games
4 4 (1.71%) Back Office
4 4 (1.71%) German Language
4 4 (1.71%) Italian Language
4 4 (1.71%) Turkish Language
5 3 (1.28%) Marketing
6 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.85%) Military
7 1 (0.43%) Banking
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 201 (85.90%) Developer
2 74 (31.62%) C# Developer
3 70 (29.91%) .NET Developer
4 63 (26.92%) Senior Developer
5 51 (21.79%) Software Developer
6 46 (19.66%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
8 28 (11.97%) C# Software Developer
9 20 (8.55%) iOS Developer
9 20 (8.55%) Senior C# Developer
10 17 (7.26%) Java Developer
10 17 (7.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (6.84%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (6.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 14 (5.98%) Systems Developer
13 14 (5.98%) Software Engineer
14 12 (5.13%) Senior Software Developer
14 12 (5.13%) PHP Developer
15 11 (4.70%) Senior Java Developer
15 11 (4.70%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (55.98%) .NET
2 97 (41.45%) HTML
3 82 (35.04%) WCF
4 74 (31.62%) CSS
5 67 (28.63%) ASP.NET
6 64 (27.35%) LINQ
7 59 (25.21%) jQuery
8 53 (22.65%) .NET Framework
9 51 (21.79%) XML
10 47 (20.09%) WinForms
11 41 (17.52%) Web Services
12 40 (17.09%) REST
13 39 (16.67%) ADO.NET
14 38 (16.24%) WPF
14 38 (16.24%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 27 (11.54%) Backbone.js
16 24 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
17 22 (9.40%) RabbitMQ
18 20 (8.55%) XSLT
19 18 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (17.52%) Computer Science
2 31 (13.25%) Mathematics
3 29 (12.39%) Physics
4 26 (11.11%) N-Tier
4 26 (11.11%) Mobile App
5 14 (5.98%) iPad
5 14 (5.98%) iPhone
6 8 (3.42%) Smartphone
7 4 (1.71%) Open Source
7 4 (1.71%) Blog
8 3 (1.28%) Social Media
9 2 (0.85%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.85%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.43%) Semantic Web
10 1 (0.43%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.43%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.43%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 26 (11.11%) Windows
2 25 (10.68%) Android
3 21 (8.97%) Apple iOS
4 10 (4.27%) Linux
5 9 (3.85%) UNIX
6 2 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (43.16%) OO
2 91 (38.89%) MVC
3 71 (30.34%) Scrum
4 68 (29.06%) TDD
5 58 (24.79%) OOP
6 51 (21.79%) OOD
7 45 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (18.80%) Continuous Integration
9 31 (13.25%) SOA
10 27 (11.54%) Software Engineering
11 26 (11.11%) Web Development
11 26 (11.11%) Domain-Driven Design
12 25 (10.68%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (10.26%) Software Testing
14 22 (9.40%) E-Commerce
15 20 (8.55%) iOS Development
15 20 (8.55%) Automated Testing
16 18 (7.69%) Project Management
16 18 (7.69%) UML
17 16 (6.84%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 143 (61.11%) C#
2 75 (32.05%) JavaScript
3 72 (30.77%) SQL
4 52 (22.22%) Java
5 47 (20.09%) VB.NET
6 27 (11.54%) T-SQL
7 20 (8.55%) PHP
8 19 (8.12%) Objective-C
9 11 (4.70%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.14%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.71%) Delphi
12 3 (1.28%) Ruby
12 3 (1.28%) C
12 3 (1.28%) C++
12 3 (1.28%) COBOL
12 3 (1.28%) Scala
13 1 (0.43%) PHP5
13 1 (0.43%) Haskell
13 1 (0.43%) Erlang
13 1 (0.43%) F#
Qualifications
1 87 (37.18%) Degree
2 12 (5.13%) ISTQB
3 11 (4.70%) ISEB
4 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.71%) CCNP
5 4 (1.71%) MCP
6 2 (0.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (9.40%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (1.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (1.71%) Xen
2 2 (0.85%) Squid
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 6 (2.56%) Puppet
2 4 (1.71%) Ansible
2 4 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.85%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.43%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 62 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.97%) Oracle
3 12 (5.13%) Google
4 4 (1.71%) VMware
4 4 (1.71%) Zend
5 3 (1.28%) Apple
5 3 (1.28%) Facebook
6 2 (0.85%) HP
6 2 (0.85%) Perforce
6 2 (0.85%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.43%) i-GRasp
7 1 (0.43%) Northgate
7 1 (0.43%) IBM
7 1 (0.43%) Adobe
7 1 (0.43%) Informatica
7 1 (0.43%) Twitter
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