The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 64 81 110
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +29
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 145 127 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.58% 3.10% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 3.93% 2.09%
Number of salaries quoted 125 119 50
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,700 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3335 3233 2829
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.41% 78.80% 75.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2750 2750 2528
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
Unit Testing
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +9 22 £40,000 +15.94% 3
Altrincham +19 14 £42,500 +26.86% 1
Bolton -13 4 £23,500 -14.54%
Cheadle -6 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Wigan -9 3 £26,000 -22.38%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 162 (60.67%) .NET
2 143 (53.56%) C#
3 139 (52.06%) OO
4 123 (46.07%) ASP.NET
5 113 (42.32%) SQL
6 106 (39.70%) XML
7 98 (36.70%) SQL Server
8 82 (30.71%) MVC
9 80 (29.96%) WCF
10 75 (28.09%) TDD
11 74 (27.72%) JavaScript
12 73 (27.34%) VB.NET
13 72 (26.97%) Degree
13 72 (26.97%) jQuery
14 70 (26.22%) Java
14 70 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
15 66 (24.72%) Software Engineering
15 66 (24.72%) Team Foundation Server
16 61 (22.85%) WinForms
17 60 (22.47%) Scrum
18 58 (21.72%) OOP
19 52 (19.48%) CSS
20 51 (19.10%) HTML
21 50 (18.73%) .NET Framework
22 49 (18.35%) Windows
23 47 (17.60%) T-SQL
24 43 (16.10%) WPF
25 42 (15.73%) Selenium
26 36 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
26 36 (13.48%) Microsoft

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 13 (4.87%) IIS
2 9 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
2 9 (3.37%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.50%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.50%) GlassFish
4 3 (1.12%) Node.js
4 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.37%) WordPress
5 1 (0.37%) CMS
5 1 (0.37%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (5.24%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.37%) Office 365
2 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.62%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (36.70%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 25 (9.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 17 (6.37%) Relational Database
5 10 (3.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.37%) MySQL
7 3 (1.12%) SQLite
8 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.75%) RavenDB
8 2 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.37%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 66 (24.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 42 (15.73%) Selenium
3 32 (11.99%) Eclipse
4 30 (11.24%) JUnit
5 27 (10.11%) Ant
5 27 (10.11%) NetBeans
6 24 (8.99%) Maven
7 22 (8.24%) Subversion
8 20 (7.49%) NUnit
9 15 (5.62%) Visual Studio
10 13 (4.87%) Jenkins
11 12 (4.49%) JMeter
11 12 (4.49%) Hudson
12 10 (3.75%) Moq
12 10 (3.75%) Git (software)
13 5 (1.87%) PHPUnit
13 5 (1.87%) TestDirector
14 4 (1.50%) Grunt
15 3 (1.12%) SoapUI
15 3 (1.12%) JIRA
General
1 35 (13.11%) Finance
2 13 (4.87%) Back Office
2 13 (4.87%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.50%) Marketing
4 2 (0.75%) Retail
4 2 (0.75%) Military
5 1 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 227 (85.02%) Developer
2 87 (32.58%) .NET Developer
3 67 (25.09%) C# Developer
4 58 (21.72%) Senior Developer
4 58 (21.72%) Software Developer
5 50 (18.73%) Java Developer
6 43 (16.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 41 (15.36%) C# .NET Developer
8 40 (14.98%) .NET Software Developer
9 34 (12.73%) Analyst
10 33 (12.36%) ASP.NET Developer
11 29 (10.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 25 (9.36%) Analyst Developer
13 24 (8.99%) PHP Developer
14 17 (6.37%) Senior Software Developer
14 17 (6.37%) Java Software Developer
14 17 (6.37%) Senior Java Software Developer
15 15 (5.62%) Web Developer
16 14 (5.24%) Software Engineer
16 14 (5.24%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (60.67%) .NET
2 123 (46.07%) ASP.NET
3 106 (39.70%) XML
4 80 (29.96%) WCF
5 72 (26.97%) jQuery
6 61 (22.85%) WinForms
7 52 (19.48%) CSS
8 51 (19.10%) HTML
9 50 (18.73%) .NET Framework
10 43 (16.10%) WPF
11 36 (13.48%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (11.61%) Web Services
13 30 (11.24%) Ajax
13 30 (11.24%) Spring
14 29 (10.86%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 25 (9.36%) J2EE
15 25 (9.36%) JSP
15 25 (9.36%) SOAP
15 25 (9.36%) XSLT
16 20 (7.49%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.49%) Computer Science
2 12 (4.49%) Physics
3 11 (4.12%) N-Tier
4 10 (3.75%) Mathematics
4 10 (3.75%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.75%) Digital Media
5 8 (3.00%) Open Source
6 6 (2.25%) Client/Server
7 3 (1.12%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.37%) iPhone
8 1 (0.37%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 49 (18.35%) Windows
2 14 (5.24%) Android
2 14 (5.24%) Apple iOS
3 12 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.62%) Linux
5 5 (1.87%) UNIX
6 2 (0.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (52.06%) OO
2 82 (30.71%) MVC
3 75 (28.09%) TDD
4 70 (26.22%) Agile Software Development
5 66 (24.72%) Software Engineering
6 60 (22.47%) Scrum
7 58 (21.72%) OOP
8 34 (12.73%) UML
8 34 (12.73%) Web Development
9 32 (11.99%) OOD
10 20 (7.49%) E-Commerce
11 17 (6.37%) Performance Testing
12 15 (5.62%) Automated Testing
13 11 (4.12%) Software Testing
14 10 (3.75%) CRM
14 10 (3.75%) Enterprise Architecture
14 10 (3.75%) Android Development
15 8 (3.00%) Multithreading
15 8 (3.00%) iOS Development
16 7 (2.62%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 143 (53.56%) C#
2 113 (42.32%) SQL
3 74 (27.72%) JavaScript
4 73 (27.34%) VB.NET
5 70 (26.22%) Java
6 47 (17.60%) T-SQL
7 25 (9.36%) PHP
8 7 (2.62%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.87%) PHP5
9 5 (1.87%) Ruby
10 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.50%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.37%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.37%) C++
12 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 72 (26.97%) Degree
2 9 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.00%) ISEB
3 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.62%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.99%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (13.48%) Microsoft
2 32 (11.99%) Oracle
3 5 (1.87%) VMware
4 4 (1.50%) Zend
5 3 (1.12%) Facebook
5 3 (1.12%) Apple
6 2 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.37%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.37%) Google
7 1 (0.37%) SAP
7 1 (0.37%) Epicor
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Octad
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum Up To £43,000 + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 43,000 + bens & 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Advantage XPO
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Purple Monkey
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Altrincham
Jam Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 19 days ago
Stockport
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 23 days ago
Greater Manchester
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Dunnhumby
Posted: 26 days ago