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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 79 134 81
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -53
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 135 59 127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.65% 1.56% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.06% 1.75% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 126 51 99
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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
3329 3374 3561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.90% 89.40% 86.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2801 2818 2864
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +15 21 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Salford - 4 £38,000 - 1
Wigan -4 1 £40,000 +23.07%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 170 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (42.64%) TDD
3 103 (39.92%) Java
4 96 (37.21%) OO
5 88 (34.11%) HTML
6 86 (33.33%) SQL
7 85 (32.95%) CSS
8 83 (32.17%) Scrum
9 82 (31.78%) JavaScript
9 82 (31.78%) SQL Server
10 77 (29.84%) .NET
11 75 (29.07%) C#
12 69 (26.74%) MVC
12 69 (26.74%) jQuery
13 66 (25.58%) Software Engineering
14 64 (24.81%) HTML5
15 59 (22.87%) MySQL
16 58 (22.48%) PHP
16 58 (22.48%) XML
17 55 (21.32%) CSS3
17 55 (21.32%) AngularJS
18 51 (19.77%) Git (software)
18 51 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
19 50 (19.38%) JSON
20 49 (18.99%) J2EE
21 46 (17.83%) ASP.NET
21 46 (17.83%) Degree
22 44 (17.05%) PostgreSQL
23 43 (16.67%) Web Services
24 41 (15.89%) Computer Science

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (5.43%) Tomcat
2 13 (5.04%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (3.88%) JBoss
3 10 (3.88%) NServiceBus
3 10 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 9 (3.49%) nginx
5 7 (2.71%) Confluence
6 6 (2.33%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.55%) Apache
8 2 (0.78%) CMS
9 1 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.39%) SAS
9 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.39%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (3.88%) SAP MM
1 10 (3.88%) SAP PP
1 10 (3.88%) SAP QM
1 10 (3.88%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.88%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (1.55%) Slack
3 3 (1.16%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.16%) TestFlight
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.39%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.43%) HTTP
2 9 (3.49%) SSL
3 3 (1.16%) Intranet
4 1 (0.39%) SNMP
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (31.78%) SQL Server
2 59 (22.87%) MySQL
3 44 (17.05%) PostgreSQL
4 30 (11.63%) Relational Database
5 19 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.98%) NoSQL
7 17 (6.59%) MongoDB
7 17 (6.59%) Redis
8 12 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 9 (3.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 7 (2.71%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.94%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.78%) Big Data
14 1 (0.39%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 51 (19.77%) Git (software)
2 40 (15.50%) JUnit
3 29 (11.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (9.30%) Visual Studio
5 21 (8.14%) Jenkins
6 19 (7.36%) Selenium
7 16 (6.20%) JIRA
8 14 (5.43%) SpecFlow
9 13 (5.04%) Eclipse
9 13 (5.04%) Maven
10 12 (4.65%) Appium
10 12 (4.65%) Calabash
11 10 (3.88%) FxCop
11 10 (3.88%) StyleCop
12 9 (3.49%) Mockito
12 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (3.10%) IntelliJ
13 8 (3.10%) JMeter
13 8 (3.10%) jMock
14 7 (2.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 33 (12.79%) Finance
2 29 (11.24%) Retail
3 17 (6.59%) Games
3 17 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 15 (5.81%) Marketing
5 5 (1.94%) Electronics
5 5 (1.94%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.16%) Publishing
8 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.39%) Banking
9 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 211 (81.78%) Developer
2 83 (32.17%) Java Developer
3 52 (20.16%) Senior Developer
4 39 (15.12%) PHP Developer
5 38 (14.73%) .NET Developer
6 36 (13.95%) C# Developer
7 24 (9.30%) Lead Developer
8 21 (8.14%) Senior Java Developer
9 20 (7.75%) Software Developer
10 18 (6.98%) C# .NET Developer
11 15 (5.81%) Software Engineer
12 13 (5.04%) Senior C# Developer
13 12 (4.65%) Analyst
13 12 (4.65%) Consultant
13 12 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 11 (4.26%) Agile Developer
14 11 (4.26%) C# Software Developer
14 11 (4.26%) OO PHP Developer
14 11 (4.26%) Technical Leader
15 10 (3.88%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (34.11%) HTML
2 85 (32.95%) CSS
3 77 (29.84%) .NET
4 69 (26.74%) jQuery
5 64 (24.81%) HTML5
6 58 (22.48%) XML
7 55 (21.32%) AngularJS
7 55 (21.32%) CSS3
8 50 (19.38%) JSON
9 49 (18.99%) J2EE
10 46 (17.83%) ASP.NET
11 43 (16.67%) Web Services
12 40 (15.50%) RESTful
13 37 (14.34%) SOAP
14 31 (12.02%) .NET Framework
14 31 (12.02%) ASP.NET MVC
15 29 (11.24%) Entity Framework
15 29 (11.24%) WCF
16 28 (10.85%) REST
17 25 (9.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 41 (15.89%) Computer Science
2 32 (12.40%) Mobile App
3 23 (8.91%) iPad
4 11 (4.26%) User Experience
5 10 (3.88%) PMI
6 9 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (3.10%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.71%) Fintech
9 4 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.55%) iPhone
10 3 (1.16%) Blog
10 3 (1.16%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.16%) LIMS
10 3 (1.16%) Mobile Games
11 1 (0.39%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.63%) Windows
2 26 (10.08%) Apple iOS
3 20 (7.75%) Android
4 3 (1.16%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (65.89%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (42.64%) TDD
3 96 (37.21%) OO
4 83 (32.17%) Scrum
5 69 (26.74%) MVC
6 66 (25.58%) Software Engineering
7 51 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
8 38 (14.73%) SDLC
9 34 (13.18%) Multithreading
10 31 (12.02%) OOD
11 29 (11.24%) Continuous Improvement
12 27 (10.47%) Integration Testing
12 27 (10.47%) Kanban
13 25 (9.69%) Concurrent Programming
14 23 (8.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 21 (8.14%) iOS Development
15 21 (8.14%) OOP
15 21 (8.14%) Web Development
16 20 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
16 20 (7.75%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 103 (39.92%) Java
2 86 (33.33%) SQL
3 82 (31.78%) JavaScript
4 75 (29.07%) C#
5 58 (22.48%) PHP
6 36 (13.95%) C++
7 26 (10.08%) Python
8 21 (8.14%) Objective-C
9 20 (7.75%) T-SQL
10 13 (5.04%) Ruby
11 12 (4.65%) VB.NET
12 11 (4.26%) C
12 11 (4.26%) Go
13 9 (3.49%) Groovy
14 8 (3.10%) Apple Swift
15 3 (1.16%) Perl
16 1 (0.39%) MATLAB
16 1 (0.39%) R
16 1 (0.39%) Scala
16 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (17.83%) Degree
2 10 (3.88%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.78%) DBS Check
3 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.71%) Varnish
Vendors
1 35 (13.57%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.98%) Google
3 15 (5.81%) SAP
4 14 (5.43%) Apple
4 14 (5.43%) Perforce
5 12 (4.65%) Oracle
6 6 (2.33%) Remedy
7 4 (1.55%) Xamarin
8 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.39%) Adobe
9 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.39%) Telerik
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