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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 76 73 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 136 119 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.23% 3.15% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.89% 3.96% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 129 109 109
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £42,500
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
3499 3007 3313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 83.17% 79.57% 79.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2989 2542 2972
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 £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 27 November 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 27 November 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
Altrincham -1 8 £42,500 - 2
Wigan -7 7 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Bolton +9 5 £33,000 +20.00% 4
Salford - 3 £34,000 -
Stockport -14 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Sale - 1 - -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 157 (59.92%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (52.29%) C#
3 132 (50.38%) .NET
4 127 (48.47%) HTML
5 122 (46.56%) SQL
6 106 (40.46%) MVC
7 104 (39.69%) SQL Server
8 97 (37.02%) CSS
9 94 (35.88%) Microsoft
10 92 (35.11%) OO
11 87 (33.21%) ASP.NET
12 85 (32.44%) Scrum
13 83 (31.68%) JavaScript
14 65 (24.81%) OOP
15 62 (23.66%) Java
16 60 (22.90%) Degree
17 58 (22.14%) jQuery
18 57 (21.76%) TDD
19 52 (19.85%) LINQ
20 46 (17.56%) Domain-Driven Design
21 45 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
21 45 (17.18%) .NET Framework
21 45 (17.18%) WCF
21 45 (17.18%) T-SQL
22 44 (16.79%) XML
23 42 (16.03%) SOAP
24 41 (15.65%) Finance
24 41 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
25 40 (15.27%) Backbone.js
25 40 (15.27%) QA

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 22 (8.40%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.44%) IIS
2 9 (3.44%) CMS
2 9 (3.44%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.67%) Apache
4 6 (2.29%) WebSphere
4 6 (2.29%) Node.js
5 5 (1.91%) nginx
5 5 (1.91%) Jetty
5 5 (1.91%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.53%) WordPress
6 4 (1.53%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.15%) Confluence
7 3 (1.15%) CICS
8 2 (0.76%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.76%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.38%) LiveCycle
9 1 (0.38%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.38%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (4.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.05%) Magento
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.53%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (1.53%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.76%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.91%) Google App Engine
2 5 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (1.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (0.76%) Route 53
3 2 (0.76%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.87%) HTTP
2 7 (2.67%) IPsec
3 5 (1.91%) DNS
3 5 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.91%) DHCP
3 5 (1.91%) FTP
4 2 (0.76%) VPN
4 2 (0.76%) PPTP
4 2 (0.76%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (39.69%) SQL Server
2 31 (11.83%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (6.87%) RavenDB
5 17 (6.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 17 (6.49%) Relational Database
6 14 (5.34%) MySQL
7 11 (4.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 11 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (3.05%) Azure SQL Database
9 7 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.67%) DTS
9 7 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.29%) MS Access
11 3 (1.15%) DB2
12 2 (0.76%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.76%) NoSQL
12 2 (0.76%) Big Data
12 2 (0.76%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.38%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 41 (15.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 37 (14.12%) Git (software)
3 32 (12.21%) NUnit
4 21 (8.02%) Moq
5 19 (7.25%) Visual Studio
6 18 (6.87%) ReSharper
7 11 (4.20%) Subversion
8 10 (3.82%) JUnit
8 10 (3.82%) Eclipse
9 9 (3.44%) NetBeans
9 9 (3.44%) MSTest
10 8 (3.05%) JIRA
11 7 (2.67%) Xcode
12 6 (2.29%) Jenkins
13 5 (1.91%) Grunt
13 5 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
13 5 (1.91%) TeamCity
13 5 (1.91%) TestDirector
14 4 (1.53%) Maven
14 4 (1.53%) MSBuild
General
1 41 (15.65%) Finance
2 28 (10.69%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.34%) Advertising
4 8 (3.05%) Games
5 6 (2.29%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.91%) German Language
6 5 (1.91%) Italian Language
6 5 (1.91%) Turkish Language
7 2 (0.76%) Marketing
7 2 (0.76%) Banking
8 1 (0.38%) Retail
8 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 208 (79.39%) Developer
2 79 (30.15%) C# Developer
3 67 (25.57%) .NET Developer
4 61 (23.28%) Senior Developer
5 48 (18.32%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (14.12%) Java Developer
7 34 (12.98%) Software Developer
8 29 (11.07%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (7.63%) DBA
9 20 (7.63%) ASP.NET Developer
9 20 (7.63%) .NET Software Developer
10 19 (7.25%) Software Engineer
10 19 (7.25%) Senior Java Developer
10 19 (7.25%) Senior .NET Developer
11 17 (6.49%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (6.49%) Team Leader
12 14 (5.34%) Software Test Engineer
12 14 (5.34%) Test Engineer
12 14 (5.34%) Web Developer
13 13 (4.96%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (50.38%) .NET
2 127 (48.47%) HTML
3 97 (37.02%) CSS
4 87 (33.21%) ASP.NET
5 58 (22.14%) jQuery
6 52 (19.85%) LINQ
7 45 (17.18%) .NET Framework
7 45 (17.18%) WCF
8 44 (16.79%) XML
9 42 (16.03%) SOAP
10 40 (15.27%) Backbone.js
11 39 (14.89%) Web Services
12 35 (13.36%) WPF
13 34 (12.98%) WinForms
14 33 (12.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 32 (12.21%) ASP.NET MVC
16 29 (11.07%) J2EE
17 25 (9.54%) REST
18 23 (8.78%) HTML5
19 22 (8.40%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.16%) N-Tier
2 23 (8.78%) Computer Science
3 20 (7.63%) Mathematics
4 17 (6.49%) Physics
4 17 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.96%) Inversion of Control
6 12 (4.58%) Mobile App
7 10 (3.82%) iPad
7 10 (3.82%) iPhone
8 7 (2.67%) Replication
8 7 (2.67%) Clustering
8 7 (2.67%) Smartphone
9 5 (1.91%) Blog
9 5 (1.91%) Performance Metrics
10 2 (0.76%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.76%) FMCG
10 2 (0.76%) Open Source
10 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.38%) User Experience
11 1 (0.38%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 36 (13.74%) Windows
2 12 (4.58%) Linux
3 11 (4.20%) Android
3 11 (4.20%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.82%) UNIX
5 2 (0.76%) CentOS
6 1 (0.38%) Solaris
6 1 (0.38%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (59.92%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (40.46%) MVC
3 92 (35.11%) OO
4 85 (32.44%) Scrum
5 65 (24.81%) OOP
6 57 (21.76%) TDD
7 46 (17.56%) Domain-Driven Design
8 45 (17.18%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (13.74%) SOA
10 32 (12.21%) OOD
11 29 (11.07%) Software Testing
12 28 (10.69%) Web Development
13 27 (10.31%) E-Commerce
14 26 (9.92%) Mentoring
15 24 (9.16%) Coaching
15 24 (9.16%) Project Management
15 24 (9.16%) Software Engineering
16 23 (8.78%) UML
17 21 (8.02%) Change Management
18 20 (7.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 137 (52.29%) C#
2 122 (46.56%) SQL
3 83 (31.68%) JavaScript
4 62 (23.66%) Java
5 45 (17.18%) T-SQL
6 33 (12.60%) VB.NET
7 20 (7.63%) PHP
8 10 (3.82%) Objective-C
9 7 (2.67%) C++
10 5 (1.91%) PowerShell
10 5 (1.91%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.15%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.15%) COBOL
11 3 (1.15%) C
12 2 (0.76%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.76%) Scala
13 1 (0.38%) Clojure
13 1 (0.38%) PHP5
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 60 (22.90%) Degree
2 18 (6.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.34%) ISTQB
3 14 (5.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (15.27%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.91%) Xen
1 5 (1.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.76%) Squid
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.67%) Puppet
2 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.91%) Ansible
3 2 (0.76%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.38%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 94 (35.88%) Microsoft
2 32 (12.21%) Oracle
3 14 (5.34%) Google
4 10 (3.82%) VMware
5 9 (3.44%) Zend
6 5 (1.91%) EPiServer
7 4 (1.53%) Sitecore
8 3 (1.15%) Informatica
9 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.76%) Perforce
9 2 (0.76%) SAP
9 2 (0.76%) Siebel
9 2 (0.76%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.38%) i-GRasp
10 1 (0.38%) Northgate
10 1 (0.38%) Twitter
10 1 (0.38%) IBM
10 1 (0.38%) Adobe
10 1 (0.38%) HP
Altrincham
Real Staffing
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + good package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester
Ascent People
Salary: £25 - £40 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum + Superb Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
IDH Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Altrincham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago