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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 64 60 70
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 139 161 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.60% 3.95% 3.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 4.72% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 127 139 129
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 £29,600 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
3183 3414 3281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 82.42% 83.78% 79.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2648 2837 2809
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,800 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.05% +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 1 April 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 1 April 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 -8 14 £42,500 -
Bolton +4 9 £45,000 +91.48% 2
Wigan -4 4 - -
Salford - 4 £47,500 -
Stockport -6 2 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 (60.08%) SQL
2 128 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (50.84%) C#
4 106 (44.54%) .NET
5 95 (39.92%) SQL Server
6 85 (35.71%) Java
7 84 (35.29%) OO
8 83 (34.87%) ASP.NET
8 83 (34.87%) Degree
9 77 (32.35%) MVC
10 76 (31.93%) HTML
11 69 (28.99%) CSS
12 68 (28.57%) TDD
13 65 (27.31%) JavaScript
13 65 (27.31%) Microsoft
14 58 (24.37%) Software Engineering
15 57 (23.95%) Scrum
16 47 (19.75%) .NET Framework
17 46 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
18 42 (17.65%) XML
19 41 (17.23%) NUnit
20 37 (15.55%) jQuery
21 36 (15.13%) T-SQL
21 36 (15.13%) Web Services
22 35 (14.71%) OOP
22 35 (14.71%) Entity Framework
23 33 (13.87%) HTML5
24 32 (13.45%) Ajax
24 32 (13.45%) QA
25 31 (13.03%) J2EE

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (4.62%) Apache
2 8 (3.36%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.10%) CMS
3 5 (2.10%) Node.js
4 4 (1.68%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.26%) WordPress
5 3 (1.26%) IIS
6 2 (0.84%) JBoss
6 2 (0.84%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.84%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.42%) Confluence
7 1 (0.42%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.42%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.42%) FileNet
7 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.10%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.26%) Magento
2 2 (0.84%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.42%) Exstream
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.42%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (39.92%) SQL Server
2 18 (7.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (6.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (5.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (4.20%) DTS
6 10 (4.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (3.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (3.78%) MySQL
8 6 (2.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.26%) MS Access
10 2 (0.84%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.84%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.84%) Big Data
11 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.42%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 41 (17.23%) NUnit
2 30 (12.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 25 (10.50%) MSTest
3 25 (10.50%) JUnit
4 20 (8.40%) TeamCity
5 18 (7.56%) Git (software)
6 17 (7.14%) Selenium
7 15 (6.30%) Subversion
7 15 (6.30%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.62%) Moq
8 11 (4.62%) Hudson
9 9 (3.78%) Eclipse
10 8 (3.36%) TestDirector
11 7 (2.94%) Visual Studio
12 6 (2.52%) Maven
13 5 (2.10%) CruiseControl
13 5 (2.10%) Redmine
14 4 (1.68%) JIRA
15 3 (1.26%) Xcode
15 3 (1.26%) NetBeans
General
1 17 (7.14%) Finance
2 9 (3.78%) Advertising
3 6 (2.52%) Games
4 3 (1.26%) Back Office
5 2 (0.84%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.84%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.84%) Marketing
6 1 (0.42%) Banking
6 1 (0.42%) Retail
Job Titles
1 180 (75.63%) Developer
2 70 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 52 (21.85%) Senior Developer
4 45 (18.91%) .NET Developer
5 42 (17.65%) Java Developer
6 38 (15.97%) Software Developer
7 34 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
8 30 (12.61%) Software Engineer
9 26 (10.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 23 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (9.24%) Senior Software Developer
12 19 (7.98%) DBA
13 18 (7.56%) ASP.NET Developer
14 16 (6.72%) Senior Java Software Developer
14 16 (6.72%) Java Software Developer
15 15 (6.30%) Administrator
16 14 (5.88%) Web Developer
17 13 (5.46%) Senior .NET Developer
17 13 (5.46%) SQL DBA
18 10 (4.20%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (44.54%) .NET
2 83 (34.87%) ASP.NET
3 76 (31.93%) HTML
4 69 (28.99%) CSS
5 47 (19.75%) .NET Framework
6 46 (19.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (17.65%) XML
8 37 (15.55%) jQuery
9 36 (15.13%) Web Services
10 35 (14.71%) Entity Framework
11 33 (13.87%) HTML5
12 32 (13.45%) Ajax
13 31 (13.03%) J2EE
14 29 (12.18%) SOAP
15 27 (11.34%) LINQ
16 26 (10.92%) AngularJS
17 24 (10.08%) JSON
18 23 (9.66%) WCF
19 18 (7.56%) JSP
19 18 (7.56%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.82%) N-Tier
2 19 (7.98%) Computer Science
3 17 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 16 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (5.04%) Inversion of Control
6 11 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.62%) Clustering
7 8 (3.36%) Replication
8 3 (1.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.26%) Physics
8 3 (1.26%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.84%) iPad
9 2 (0.84%) iPhone
9 2 (0.84%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.42%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.42%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.18%) Windows
2 17 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 15 (6.30%) Android
4 14 (5.88%) Linux
5 6 (2.52%) UNIX
6 5 (2.10%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (53.78%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (35.29%) OO
3 77 (32.35%) MVC
4 68 (28.57%) TDD
5 58 (24.37%) Software Engineering
6 57 (23.95%) Scrum
7 35 (14.71%) OOP
8 24 (10.08%) Web Development
9 22 (9.24%) Domain-Driven Design
10 21 (8.82%) UML
11 20 (8.40%) SOA
12 18 (7.56%) Change Management
12 18 (7.56%) Dependency Injection
13 17 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (7.14%) Migration
14 16 (6.72%) Data Transformation
14 16 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
15 14 (5.88%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 143 (60.08%) SQL
2 121 (50.84%) C#
3 85 (35.71%) Java
4 65 (27.31%) JavaScript
5 36 (15.13%) T-SQL
6 28 (11.76%) C++
7 20 (8.40%) PHP
8 19 (7.98%) VB.NET
9 11 (4.62%) Objective-C
10 6 (2.52%) Shell Script
11 5 (2.10%) C
12 3 (1.26%) Ruby
12 3 (1.26%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.26%) F#
13 1 (0.42%) ABAP
13 1 (0.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 83 (34.87%) Degree
2 15 (6.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.20%) ISEB
4 9 (3.78%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.68%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (1.26%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.42%) OCA
7 1 (0.42%) OCAJ
7 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.42%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (13.45%) QA
2 10 (4.20%) SLA
Vendors
1 65 (27.31%) Microsoft
2 28 (11.76%) Oracle
3 8 (3.36%) VMware
4 5 (2.10%) Red Hat
5 4 (1.68%) Zend
6 3 (1.26%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.84%) Google
7 2 (0.84%) Facebook
7 2 (0.84%) Informatica
7 2 (0.84%) Perforce
7 2 (0.84%) SAP
8 1 (0.42%) IBM
8 1 (0.42%) HP
8 1 (0.42%) Software AG
8 1 (0.42%) webMethods
8 1 (0.42%) Jaspersoft
8 1 (0.42%) Sitecore
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