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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 64 101 88
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 141 85 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.47% 2.24% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.09% 2.86% 3.61%
Number of salaries quoted 117 78 104
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £39,125 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
3444 2976 3074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 84.79% 78.52% 81.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2824 2547 2682
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +9 7 £42,500 +112.50%
Bolton +9 7 £27,500 -8.33%
Wigan -10 5 £32,500 -10.95% 2
Stockport -4 3 £42,000 +20.00%
Oldham -1 2 £39,000 +15.48%
Sale - 1 - -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 167 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (63.11%) C#
3 140 (57.38%) .NET
4 115 (47.13%) HTML
5 101 (41.39%) SQL Server
6 98 (40.16%) MVC
7 95 (38.93%) OO
8 88 (36.07%) CSS
9 86 (35.25%) Degree
10 84 (34.43%) WCF
11 82 (33.61%) Scrum
12 79 (32.38%) SQL
13 77 (31.56%) JavaScript
14 75 (30.74%) ASP.NET
15 73 (29.92%) LINQ
16 72 (29.51%) Microsoft
17 67 (27.46%) TDD
18 63 (25.82%) OOP
19 61 (25.00%) jQuery
20 59 (24.18%) .NET Framework
21 53 (21.72%) VB.NET
22 51 (20.90%) OOD
23 49 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
24 48 (19.67%) WinForms
25 47 (19.26%) Java
26 46 (18.85%) XML
27 44 (18.03%) WPF
27 44 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 44 (18.03%) Git (software)
28 43 (17.62%) ADO.NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 30 (12.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.69%) IIS
3 7 (2.87%) Apache
3 7 (2.87%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.05%) nginx
4 5 (2.05%) Jetty
4 5 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.64%) CMS
5 4 (1.64%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.64%) Lync
5 4 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.23%) Confluence
6 3 (1.23%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.23%) CICS
7 2 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (0.82%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.82%) WordPress
7 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.41%) LiveCycle
8 1 (0.41%) FileNet
Applications
1 13 (5.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.64%) Dynamics GP
2 4 (1.64%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.64%) Magento
3 3 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.41%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.05%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (2.05%) Google App Engine
2 4 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.64%) Office 365
3 2 (0.82%) Route 53
3 2 (0.82%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.41%) SaaS
4 1 (0.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.10%) HTTP
2 7 (2.87%) IPsec
3 5 (2.05%) DNS
3 5 (2.05%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.05%) DHCP
3 5 (2.05%) FTP
4 2 (0.82%) VPN
4 2 (0.82%) PPTP
4 2 (0.82%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (41.39%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 33 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 32 (13.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 24 (9.84%) Relational Database
6 21 (8.61%) RavenDB
7 14 (5.74%) MySQL
8 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.23%) DB2
10 3 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.82%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.82%) Big Data
11 2 (0.82%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.41%) DTS
12 1 (0.41%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 44 (18.03%) Git (software)
2 41 (16.80%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (13.93%) NUnit
4 32 (13.11%) Moq
5 26 (10.66%) Visual Studio
6 21 (8.61%) ReSharper
7 12 (4.92%) Subversion
8 9 (3.69%) SpecFlow
9 8 (3.28%) Xcode
10 7 (2.87%) Jenkins
11 6 (2.46%) JIRA
12 5 (2.05%) Eclipse
12 5 (2.05%) JUnit
13 4 (1.64%) NetBeans
14 3 (1.23%) Selenium
14 3 (1.23%) Grunt
15 2 (0.82%) Octopus Deploy
15 2 (0.82%) MSBuild
15 2 (0.82%) MSTest
15 2 (0.82%) PHPUnit
General
1 37 (15.16%) Finance
2 29 (11.89%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.28%) Games
4 5 (2.05%) German Language
4 5 (2.05%) Italian Language
4 5 (2.05%) Turkish Language
5 4 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.64%) Advertising
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Back Office
6 1 (0.41%) Military
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 208 (85.25%) Developer
2 83 (34.02%) C# Developer
3 80 (32.79%) .NET Developer
4 65 (26.64%) Senior Developer
5 54 (22.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 51 (20.90%) Software Developer
7 40 (16.39%) .NET Software Developer
8 32 (13.11%) C# Software Developer
9 21 (8.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 20 (8.20%) iOS Developer
10 20 (8.20%) Senior C# Developer
11 19 (7.79%) Senior .NET Developer
12 16 (6.56%) Java Developer
12 16 (6.56%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (5.33%) Systems Developer
13 13 (5.33%) Software Engineer
13 13 (5.33%) Web Developer
14 12 (4.92%) Team Leader
14 12 (4.92%) Senior Web Developer
15 11 (4.51%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (57.38%) .NET
2 115 (47.13%) HTML
3 88 (36.07%) CSS
4 84 (34.43%) WCF
5 75 (30.74%) ASP.NET
6 73 (29.92%) LINQ
7 61 (25.00%) jQuery
8 59 (24.18%) .NET Framework
9 48 (19.67%) WinForms
10 46 (18.85%) XML
11 44 (18.03%) WPF
11 44 (18.03%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 43 (17.62%) ADO.NET
13 39 (15.98%) Web Services
14 38 (15.57%) REST
15 35 (14.34%) Backbone.js
16 23 (9.43%) SOAP
17 22 (9.02%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (9.02%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (8.61%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 41 (16.80%) Computer Science
2 35 (14.34%) Mathematics
3 32 (13.11%) Physics
4 27 (11.07%) N-Tier
5 23 (9.43%) Mobile App
6 19 (7.79%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (5.74%) iPad
7 14 (5.74%) iPhone
8 8 (3.28%) Smartphone
9 5 (2.05%) Blog
9 5 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.82%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.82%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.41%) Replication
11 1 (0.41%) Clustering
11 1 (0.41%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.41%) User Experience
11 1 (0.41%) Data Extraction
11 1 (0.41%) Semantic Web
11 1 (0.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.30%) Windows
2 22 (9.02%) Android
3 21 (8.61%) Apple iOS
4 11 (4.51%) Linux
5 10 (4.10%) UNIX
6 2 (0.82%) CentOS
7 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (68.44%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (40.16%) MVC
3 95 (38.93%) OO
4 82 (33.61%) Scrum
5 67 (27.46%) TDD
6 63 (25.82%) OOP
7 51 (20.90%) OOD
8 49 (20.08%) Continuous Integration
9 37 (15.16%) SOA
10 35 (14.34%) Domain-Driven Design
11 27 (11.07%) Mentoring
12 26 (10.66%) Web Development
13 24 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 24 (9.84%) E-Commerce
14 23 (9.43%) Software Testing
15 20 (8.20%) Project Management
15 20 (8.20%) iOS Development
16 18 (7.38%) Software Engineering
17 17 (6.97%) Automated Testing
17 17 (6.97%) UML
Programming Languages
1 154 (63.11%) C#
2 79 (32.38%) SQL
3 77 (31.56%) JavaScript
4 53 (21.72%) VB.NET
5 47 (19.26%) Java
6 33 (13.52%) T-SQL
7 19 (7.79%) PHP
7 19 (7.79%) Objective-C
8 11 (4.51%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.64%) Delphi
11 3 (1.23%) C
11 3 (1.23%) C++
11 3 (1.23%) COBOL
11 3 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.23%) Scala
12 2 (0.82%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.41%) F#
13 1 (0.41%) PHP5
13 1 (0.41%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 86 (35.25%) Degree
2 11 (4.51%) ISTQB
3 10 (4.10%) ISEB
4 7 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (1.64%) MCP
5 4 (1.64%) CCNP
6 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.41%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.84%) QA
2 3 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.05%) Xen
1 5 (2.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.82%) Squid
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.87%) Puppet
2 5 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.05%) Ansible
3 2 (0.82%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.41%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 72 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 25 (10.25%) Oracle
3 13 (5.33%) Google
4 5 (2.05%) Zend
4 5 (2.05%) VMware
5 3 (1.23%) Informatica
6 2 (0.82%) Perforce
6 2 (0.82%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.82%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.82%) HP
7 1 (0.41%) Twitter
7 1 (0.41%) i-GRasp
7 1 (0.41%) Northgate
7 1 (0.41%) IBM
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe
Wigan, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days, Great environment
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 50,000 DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 45,000 + 5% Bouns + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 - 60,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £35k - 43k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £22k - 28k per year
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 23 days ago