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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 95 139 67
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -72
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 115 55 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.04% 1.42% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.38% 1.58% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 110 46 129
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
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
3400 3489 3566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 89.83% 89.85% 87.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2904 2888 2954
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +18 19 £42,500 +21.42% 3
Salford - 6 £37,500 -
Wigan -6 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 172 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (43.80%) TDD
3 97 (37.60%) Java
4 93 (36.05%) OO
5 86 (33.33%) SQL
6 85 (32.95%) SQL Server
6 85 (32.95%) Scrum
7 83 (32.17%) CSS
8 79 (30.62%) HTML
9 75 (29.07%) JavaScript
10 67 (25.97%) C#
11 65 (25.19%) .NET
11 65 (25.19%) jQuery
12 61 (23.64%) MySQL
12 61 (23.64%) PHP
13 60 (23.26%) MVC
14 58 (22.48%) Software Engineering
15 53 (20.54%) Git (software)
15 53 (20.54%) AngularJS
16 52 (20.16%) HTML5
17 51 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
18 50 (19.38%) PostgreSQL
19 49 (18.99%) XML
20 46 (17.83%) CSS3
21 44 (17.05%) J2EE
22 42 (16.28%) SDLC
23 41 (15.89%) ASP.NET
24 40 (15.50%) C++
24 40 (15.50%) JSON
25 39 (15.12%) JUnit

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 16 (6.20%) Elasticsearch
2 14 (5.43%) Tomcat
3 13 (5.04%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.88%) JBoss
4 10 (3.88%) NServiceBus
5 7 (2.71%) Confluence
6 6 (2.33%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.55%) Apache
7 4 (1.55%) nginx
8 3 (1.16%) WordPress
9 2 (0.78%) CMS
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.39%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.39%) SAS
10 1 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.39%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (5.81%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (5.04%) SAP MM
1 13 (5.04%) SAP PP
1 13 (5.04%) SAP QM
1 13 (5.04%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.55%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 4 (1.55%) Slack
2 3 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.16%) Google Analytics
2 3 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.16%) TestFlight
3 2 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.39%) Google Play
4 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.10%) HTTP
2 4 (1.55%) 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 85 (32.95%) SQL Server
2 61 (23.64%) MySQL
3 50 (19.38%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (12.79%) Relational Database
5 20 (7.75%) MongoDB
6 14 (5.43%) Redis
6 14 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 13 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (4.65%) NoSQL
9 11 (4.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 10 (3.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 8 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.94%) Big Data
13 2 (0.78%) Amazon Redshift
13 2 (0.78%) BigQuery
13 2 (0.78%) Biml
13 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.78%) QlikView
13 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 1 (0.39%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 53 (20.54%) Git (software)
2 39 (15.12%) JUnit
3 30 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (9.30%) Visual Studio
5 22 (8.53%) Jenkins
6 16 (6.20%) Selenium
7 14 (5.43%) Eclipse
7 14 (5.43%) JIRA
8 13 (5.04%) Maven
9 11 (4.26%) SpecFlow
10 10 (3.88%) FxCop
10 10 (3.88%) StyleCop
11 9 (3.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 8 (3.10%) Appium
12 8 (3.10%) Calabash
12 8 (3.10%) IntelliJ
12 8 (3.10%) JMeter
12 8 (3.10%) jMock
12 8 (3.10%) Mockito
13 7 (2.71%) Bitbucket
General
1 32 (12.40%) Finance
2 28 (10.85%) Retail
3 18 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 16 (6.20%) Games
5 13 (5.04%) Marketing
6 3 (1.16%) Electronics
6 3 (1.16%) Publishing
6 3 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 211 (81.78%) Developer
2 81 (31.40%) Java Developer
3 50 (19.38%) Senior Developer
4 47 (18.22%) PHP Developer
5 35 (13.57%) .NET Developer
6 31 (12.02%) C# Developer
7 29 (11.24%) Lead Developer
8 17 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 15 (5.81%) Agile Developer
9 15 (5.81%) C# .NET Developer
9 15 (5.81%) Consultant
9 15 (5.81%) OO PHP Developer
9 15 (5.81%) Software Developer
10 13 (5.04%) SAP Consultant
10 13 (5.04%) SAP MM Consultant
10 13 (5.04%) SAP WM Consultant
11 12 (4.65%) Analyst
11 12 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (4.65%) Senior C# Developer
11 12 (4.65%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (32.17%) CSS
2 79 (30.62%) HTML
3 65 (25.19%) .NET
3 65 (25.19%) jQuery
4 53 (20.54%) AngularJS
5 52 (20.16%) HTML5
6 49 (18.99%) XML
7 46 (17.83%) CSS3
8 44 (17.05%) J2EE
9 41 (15.89%) ASP.NET
10 40 (15.50%) JSON
11 39 (15.12%) Web Services
12 38 (14.73%) RESTful
13 28 (10.85%) .NET Framework
13 28 (10.85%) SOAP
13 28 (10.85%) WCF
14 26 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
14 26 (10.08%) Entity Framework
14 26 (10.08%) REST
15 19 (7.36%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.18%) Computer Science
2 30 (11.63%) Mobile App
3 21 (8.14%) iPad
4 12 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (4.26%) User Experience
6 10 (3.88%) PMI
7 7 (2.71%) Fintech
8 5 (1.94%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.55%) iPhone
10 3 (1.16%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.78%) Algorithms
11 2 (0.78%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (0.39%) Blog
12 1 (0.39%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.39%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.39%) Mainframe
12 1 (0.39%) Mobile Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 34 (13.18%) Windows
2 21 (8.14%) Apple iOS
3 14 (5.43%) Android
4 7 (2.71%) Linux
5 1 (0.39%) Unix
5 1 (0.39%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (43.80%) TDD
3 93 (36.05%) OO
4 85 (32.95%) Scrum
5 60 (23.26%) MVC
6 58 (22.48%) Software Engineering
7 51 (19.77%) Continuous Integration
8 42 (16.28%) SDLC
9 38 (14.73%) Multithreading
10 31 (12.02%) Continuous Improvement
10 31 (12.02%) OOD
11 28 (10.85%) Kanban
12 26 (10.08%) Concurrent Programming
13 23 (8.91%) E-Commerce
13 23 (8.91%) Integration Testing
14 22 (8.53%) OOP
15 21 (8.14%) DevOps
16 20 (7.75%) Dependency Injection
17 19 (7.36%) Web Development
18 18 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 97 (37.60%) Java
2 86 (33.33%) SQL
3 75 (29.07%) JavaScript
4 67 (25.97%) C#
5 61 (23.64%) PHP
6 40 (15.50%) C++
7 20 (7.75%) Python
8 16 (6.20%) Objective-C
9 13 (5.04%) T-SQL
9 13 (5.04%) VB.NET
10 9 (3.49%) Groovy
11 8 (3.10%) Apple Swift
12 7 (2.71%) Ruby
13 6 (2.33%) Go
14 5 (1.94%) C
15 3 (1.16%) Perl
16 2 (0.78%) Scala
17 1 (0.39%) R
17 1 (0.39%) TypeScript
17 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 35 (13.57%) 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
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.94%) QA
2 4 (1.55%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (3.88%) Varnish
Vendors
1 33 (12.79%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.20%) SAP
3 14 (5.43%) Google
4 12 (4.65%) Perforce
5 10 (3.88%) Oracle
6 9 (3.49%) Apple
7 6 (2.33%) Remedy
8 4 (1.55%) Xamarin
9 3 (1.16%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.78%) JDA
11 1 (0.39%) Adobe
11 1 (0.39%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.39%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.39%) Telerik
11 1 (0.39%) Zend
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