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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
North West / Manchester
Rank 121 116 109
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 82 63 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.23% 1.97% 2.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.19% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 77 46 79
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £33,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
3317 2881 3377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 90.41% 90.14% 85.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2871 2369 2910
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 23 January 2017.

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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Bury - 10 £36,000 - 1
Oldham - 4 - -
Stockport +5 1 £33,500 -4.28% 3
Bolton -19 1 £52,500 +27.27%
Wigan - 1 £27,500 -
Unit Testing
North West

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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.

1 109 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (42.71%) Java
3 70 (35.18%) TDD
4 69 (34.67%) OO
5 68 (34.17%) SQL
6 55 (27.64%) MySQL
7 52 (26.13%) PHP
8 50 (25.13%) HTML
8 50 (25.13%) CSS
9 47 (23.62%) Software Engineering
9 47 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (22.11%) JavaScript
11 40 (20.10%) C++
11 40 (20.10%) SQL Server
11 40 (20.10%) J2EE
12 39 (19.60%) MVC
12 39 (19.60%) jQuery
13 36 (18.09%) C#
14 35 (17.59%) JUnit
15 34 (17.09%) Scrum
15 34 (17.09%) Multithreading
16 33 (16.58%) .NET
17 29 (14.57%) SDLC
18 28 (14.07%) PostgreSQL
19 26 (13.07%) OOP
19 26 (13.07%) OOD
20 25 (12.56%) Git (software)
20 25 (12.56%) Front End Development
20 25 (12.56%) Concurrent Programming
21 24 (12.06%) AngularJS

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 (8.04%) Tomcat
2 8 (4.02%) JBoss
3 7 (3.52%) Apache
3 7 (3.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (3.02%) Confluence
4 6 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.01%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.51%) WordPress
7 2 (1.01%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) nginx
8 1 (0.50%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (4.02%) SAP MM
1 8 (4.02%) SAP PP
1 8 (4.02%) SAP QM
1 8 (4.02%) SAP SD
2 3 (1.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.02%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (2.01%) Slack
4 3 (1.51%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.51%) PaaS
5 1 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.50%) Google Play
5 1 (0.50%) IaaS
5 1 (0.50%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.50%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.01%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (27.64%) MySQL
2 40 (20.10%) SQL Server
3 28 (14.07%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (8.54%) Relational Database
5 15 (7.54%) MongoDB
6 7 (3.52%) Big Data
7 6 (3.02%) Redis
7 6 (3.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.51%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (2.51%) BigQuery
8 5 (2.51%) Biml
8 5 (2.51%) QlikView
9 2 (1.01%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.01%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.01%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (17.59%) JUnit
2 25 (12.56%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.55%) Eclipse
4 18 (9.05%) Jenkins
5 17 (8.54%) JIRA
6 12 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (5.53%) Maven
8 9 (4.52%) Visual Studio
9 7 (3.52%) IntelliJ
9 7 (3.52%) JMeter
9 7 (3.52%) jMock
9 7 (3.52%) Mockito
10 6 (3.02%) Bitbucket
10 6 (3.02%) NetBeans
11 5 (2.51%) PHPUnit
11 5 (2.51%) Subversion
12 4 (2.01%) Checkstyle
12 4 (2.01%) Mercurial
12 4 (2.01%) Selenium
13 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (10.05%) Finance
2 15 (7.54%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.53%) Marketing
4 6 (3.02%) Games
4 6 (3.02%) Retail
5 5 (2.51%) Publishing
6 4 (2.01%) Back Office
7 3 (1.51%) Banking
7 3 (1.51%) Electronics
7 3 (1.51%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.01%) Advertising
9 1 (0.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 168 (84.42%) Developer
2 70 (35.18%) Java Developer
3 41 (20.60%) Senior Developer
4 39 (19.60%) PHP Developer
5 20 (10.05%) Lead Developer
6 18 (9.05%) Senior Java Developer
7 15 (7.54%) C# Developer
8 14 (7.04%) .NET Developer
9 13 (6.53%) Software Developer
10 12 (6.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 12 (6.03%) HTML CSS Developer
10 12 (6.03%) HTML Developer
11 11 (5.53%) Agile Developer
12 10 (5.03%) iOS Developer
13 9 (4.52%) Consultant
13 9 (4.52%) Senior PHP Developer
13 9 (4.52%) Team Leader
14 8 (4.02%) SAP Consultant
14 8 (4.02%) SAP MM Consultant
14 8 (4.02%) SAP WM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (25.13%) CSS
1 50 (25.13%) HTML
2 40 (20.10%) J2EE
3 39 (19.60%) jQuery
4 33 (16.58%) .NET
5 24 (12.06%) AngularJS
5 24 (12.06%) ASP.NET
5 24 (12.06%) Web Services
6 20 (10.05%) HTML5
7 16 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (7.54%) RESTful
8 15 (7.54%) Spring
9 14 (7.04%) REST
10 12 (6.03%) Node.js
10 12 (6.03%) SOAP
11 11 (5.53%) CSS3
12 10 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 10 (5.03%) UIKit
12 10 (5.03%) XML
13 9 (4.52%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.04%) User Experience
2 14 (7.04%) Mobile App
3 10 (5.03%) Computer Science
4 9 (4.52%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.02%) Fintech
6 7 (3.52%) iPad
7 6 (3.02%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.01%) iPhone
9 3 (1.51%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.51%) N-Tier
10 2 (1.01%) Data Structures
10 2 (1.01%) Mobile Banking
10 2 (1.01%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (1.01%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.50%) Blog
11 1 (0.50%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.50%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.54%) Apple iOS
1 15 (7.54%) Linux
2 12 (6.03%) Windows
3 5 (2.51%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (54.77%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (35.18%) TDD
3 69 (34.67%) OO
4 47 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
4 47 (23.62%) Software Engineering
5 39 (19.60%) MVC
6 34 (17.09%) Multithreading
6 34 (17.09%) Scrum
7 29 (14.57%) SDLC
8 26 (13.07%) OOD
8 26 (13.07%) OOP
9 25 (12.56%) Concurrent Programming
9 25 (12.56%) Front End Development
10 23 (11.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (10.55%) Mentoring
12 15 (7.54%) Kanban
12 15 (7.54%) Web Development
13 14 (7.04%) iOS Development
14 10 (5.03%) CRM
14 10 (5.03%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 85 (42.71%) Java
2 68 (34.17%) SQL
3 52 (26.13%) PHP
4 44 (22.11%) JavaScript
5 40 (20.10%) C++
6 36 (18.09%) C#
7 8 (4.02%) Apple Swift
7 8 (4.02%) Objective-C
7 8 (4.02%) Python
8 6 (3.02%) C
8 6 (3.02%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.01%) Embedded C
10 2 (1.01%) Go
10 2 (1.01%) Groovy
10 2 (1.01%) PHP 5
10 2 (1.01%) Ruby
10 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.01%) VBA
11 1 (0.50%) Perl
11 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (6.03%) Degree
2 4 (2.01%) HNC
2 4 (2.01%) HND
3 2 (1.01%) DBS Check
3 2 (1.01%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.52%) QA
2 4 (2.01%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.50%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (3.52%) Varnish
2 4 (2.01%) Firmware
3 2 (1.01%) Docker
4 1 (0.50%) KVM
4 1 (0.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Ansible
1 1 (0.50%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.50%) Marathon
1 1 (0.50%) Mesos
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (5.53%) SAP
2 10 (5.03%) Oracle
3 6 (3.02%) Google
3 6 (3.02%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.51%) Xamarin
5 4 (2.01%) Cadence
5 4 (2.01%) HP
5 4 (2.01%) JDA
5 4 (2.01%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.01%) Zend
6 3 (1.51%) Perforce
7 1 (0.50%) Remedy
7 1 (0.50%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Datalex
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 37,500 plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 14 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago