The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 71 144 96
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -48
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 238 125 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.73% 1.87% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.23% 2.12% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 204 94 180
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
Unit Testing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5631 5908 6451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.16% 88.32% 86.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4712 4906 5306
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,091 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West 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 the North West

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North West region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in the North West

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the North West region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in the North West

Unit Testing
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the North West 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
Manchester +44 115 £45,000 - 12
Lancashire +31 43 £40,000 - 2
Merseyside -1 40 £37,500 +11.11%
Cheshire +33 39 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Cumbria - 1 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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 North West region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 227 (51.83%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (39.95%) SQL
3 162 (36.99%) CSS
4 158 (36.07%) Java
5 152 (34.70%) JavaScript
6 146 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 141 (32.19%) HTML
7 141 (32.19%) TDD
8 138 (31.51%) C#
9 137 (31.28%) .NET
10 136 (31.05%) MVC
10 136 (31.05%) jQuery
11 112 (25.57%) OO
12 104 (23.74%) Scrum
13 101 (23.06%) XML
14 99 (22.60%) ASP.NET
15 98 (22.37%) SDLC
16 87 (19.86%) Web Services
17 79 (18.04%) Finance
18 77 (17.58%) Microsoft
19 74 (16.89%) Web Development
20 73 (16.67%) J2EE
21 69 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
22 68 (15.53%) MySQL
23 67 (15.30%) PHP
23 67 (15.30%) .NET Framework
24 65 (14.84%) AngularJS
25 64 (14.61%) Software Engineering
26 63 (14.38%) HTML5
27 61 (13.93%) Git (software)

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 37 (8.45%) Tomcat
2 23 (5.25%) WebLogic
3 17 (3.88%) Elasticsearch
3 17 (3.88%) NServiceBus
3 17 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 16 (3.65%) IIS
5 13 (2.97%) JBoss
6 8 (1.83%) WebLogic Portal
7 7 (1.60%) Confluence
8 6 (1.37%) Apache Solr
9 5 (1.14%) Apache
9 5 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.91%) nginx
11 3 (0.68%) CMS
11 3 (0.68%) WordPress
12 2 (0.46%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
13 1 (0.23%) Drupal
13 1 (0.23%) EPiServer CMS
13 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.83%) MS Office
3 5 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 13 (2.97%) SAP MM
1 13 (2.97%) SAP PP
1 13 (2.97%) SAP QM
1 13 (2.97%) SAP SD
2 3 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.23%) Magento
3 1 (0.23%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (0.91%) Slack
3 3 (0.68%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.68%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.68%) TestFlight
4 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.23%) Google Play
5 1 (0.23%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.88%) LDAP
2 16 (3.65%) HTTP
3 8 (1.83%) FTP
4 4 (0.91%) SSL
5 3 (0.68%) Intranet
6 1 (0.23%) Internet
6 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.23%) SNMP
6 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.23%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 68 (15.53%) MySQL
3 50 (11.42%) PostgreSQL
4 41 (9.36%) Relational Database
5 25 (5.71%) MongoDB
6 23 (5.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 17 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (3.88%) NoSQL
8 15 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 14 (3.20%) Redis
10 12 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 12 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 10 (2.28%) DB2
11 10 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 8 (1.83%) Big Data
12 8 (1.83%) DTS
12 8 (1.83%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 8 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 61 (13.93%) Git (software)
2 48 (10.96%) JUnit
3 47 (10.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (9.59%) Visual Studio
5 27 (6.16%) Selenium
6 26 (5.94%) Jenkins
7 20 (4.57%) Maven
8 19 (4.34%) SpecFlow
9 17 (3.88%) FxCop
9 17 (3.88%) StyleCop
10 16 (3.65%) JDeveloper
11 14 (3.20%) Eclipse
11 14 (3.20%) JIRA
12 11 (2.51%) Bitbucket
12 11 (2.51%) Mockito
13 10 (2.28%) Subversion
14 9 (2.05%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 8 (1.83%) Appium
15 8 (1.83%) Calabash
15 8 (1.83%) jMock
General
1 79 (18.04%) Finance
2 30 (6.85%) Retail
3 19 (4.34%) Games
3 19 (4.34%) Manufacturing
4 14 (3.20%) Marketing
5 9 (2.05%) Publishing
6 7 (1.60%) Banking
7 6 (1.37%) Advertising
8 4 (0.91%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.68%) Automotive
9 3 (0.68%) Electronics
10 2 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.46%) Legal
11 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 368 (84.02%) Developer
2 114 (26.03%) Java Developer
3 92 (21.00%) .NET Developer
4 81 (18.49%) C# Developer
5 63 (14.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 63 (14.38%) Senior Developer
6 51 (11.64%) PHP Developer
7 44 (10.05%) ASP.NET Developer
8 43 (9.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 39 (8.90%) Software Developer
10 32 (7.31%) Lead Developer
11 26 (5.94%) Analyst
12 25 (5.71%) Web Developer
13 24 (5.48%) C# Web Developer
14 21 (4.79%) .NET Web Developer
15 18 (4.11%) Java Software Developer
16 17 (3.88%) Senior C# Developer
16 17 (3.88%) Senior Java Developer
16 17 (3.88%) SQL Developer
16 17 (3.88%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 162 (36.99%) CSS
2 141 (32.19%) HTML
3 137 (31.28%) .NET
4 136 (31.05%) jQuery
5 101 (23.06%) XML
6 99 (22.60%) ASP.NET
7 87 (19.86%) Web Services
8 73 (16.67%) J2EE
9 69 (15.75%) ASP.NET MVC
10 67 (15.30%) .NET Framework
11 65 (14.84%) AngularJS
12 63 (14.38%) HTML5
13 56 (12.79%) WCF
14 53 (12.10%) CSS3
14 53 (12.10%) JSON
15 45 (10.27%) Entity Framework
16 43 (9.82%) RESTful
17 41 (9.36%) Spring
18 40 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
19 35 (7.99%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.90%) Computer Science
2 37 (8.45%) Mobile App
3 34 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (5.02%) iPad
5 19 (4.34%) User Experience
6 16 (3.65%) PMI
7 13 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
8 11 (2.51%) iSeries
9 7 (1.60%) Fintech
10 6 (1.37%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.91%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.91%) iPhone
11 4 (0.91%) Social Media
12 3 (0.68%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.68%) Mobile Games
13 2 (0.46%) Algorithms
13 2 (0.46%) Data Integration
13 2 (0.46%) Data Structures
13 2 (0.46%) Mathematics
14 1 (0.23%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 52 (11.87%) Windows
2 27 (6.16%) Apple iOS
3 19 (4.34%) Android
4 16 (3.65%) Linux
5 9 (2.05%) Unix
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (51.83%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (32.19%) TDD
3 136 (31.05%) MVC
4 112 (25.57%) OO
5 104 (23.74%) Scrum
6 98 (22.37%) SDLC
7 74 (16.89%) Web Development
8 64 (14.61%) Software Engineering
9 59 (13.47%) Continuous Integration
10 44 (10.05%) Multithreading
11 40 (9.13%) OOD
12 33 (7.53%) Mentoring
12 33 (7.53%) OOP
13 31 (7.08%) Continuous Improvement
14 30 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
14 30 (6.85%) Concurrent Programming
14 30 (6.85%) Integration Testing
15 29 (6.62%) Dependency Injection
16 28 (6.39%) E-Commerce
16 28 (6.39%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 175 (39.95%) SQL
2 158 (36.07%) Java
3 152 (34.70%) JavaScript
4 138 (31.51%) C#
5 67 (15.30%) PHP
6 48 (10.96%) C++
7 22 (5.02%) Python
7 22 (5.02%) T-SQL
8 20 (4.57%) VB.NET
9 19 (4.34%) Objective-C
10 13 (2.97%) Groovy
10 13 (2.97%) VB
11 12 (2.74%) RPG
12 11 (2.51%) Apple Swift
13 9 (2.05%) PL/SQL
14 8 (1.83%) C
14 8 (1.83%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
14 8 (1.83%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
15 7 (1.60%) Ruby
16 6 (1.37%) Go
Qualifications
1 50 (11.42%) Degree
2 36 (8.22%) Security Cleared
3 34 (7.76%) SC Cleared
4 16 (3.65%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.83%) Siebel Certification
6 7 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.46%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.97%) QA
2 10 (2.28%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.91%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (2.28%) Varnish
2 1 (0.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (1.83%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 8 (1.83%) Oracle Identity Management
1 8 (1.83%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 6 (1.37%) Control-M
3 1 (0.23%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 77 (17.58%) Microsoft
2 51 (11.64%) Oracle
3 16 (3.65%) SAP
4 14 (3.20%) Google
5 12 (2.74%) Perforce
6 11 (2.51%) Siebel
7 10 (2.28%) IBM
8 9 (2.05%) Apple
9 6 (1.37%) Ab Initio
9 6 (1.37%) Remedy
10 5 (1.14%) Cognizant
10 5 (1.14%) Xamarin
11 3 (0.68%) Informatica
11 3 (0.68%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.68%) Sun
11 3 (0.68%) Teradata
12 2 (0.46%) JDA
12 2 (0.46%) Sybase
12 2 (0.46%) Telerik
13 1 (0.23%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + FLEXITIME, PERKBOX, PENSION
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Chorley
CPS Group Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £46000 - £53000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: Market related
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Codex
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago