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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 81 78 78
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 172 219 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.05% 3.42% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.52% 3.91% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 159 186 192
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
4893 5606 6014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.68% 87.54% 85.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4129 4455 4844
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 £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -10 117 £47,500 +18.75% 20
Lancashire +26 30 £42,500 +13.33% 2
Cheshire -2 18 £38,000 -5.00% 3
Merseyside -1 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 164 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (47.67%) HTML
2 143 (47.67%) JavaScript
3 141 (47.00%) CSS
4 129 (43.00%) SQL
5 116 (38.67%) .NET
6 115 (38.33%) C#
7 113 (37.67%) OO
8 108 (36.00%) Java
9 105 (35.00%) SQL Server
10 104 (34.67%) jQuery
11 102 (34.00%) MVC
12 90 (30.00%) ASP.NET
13 80 (26.67%) Software Engineering
14 78 (26.00%) Degree
15 62 (20.67%) HTML5
16 60 (20.00%) Git (software)
17 59 (19.67%) .NET Framework
17 59 (19.67%) Web Services
18 51 (17.00%) Scrum
19 50 (16.67%) SOA
20 49 (16.33%) OOD
20 49 (16.33%) PHP
21 46 (15.33%) Spring
21 46 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
22 45 (15.00%) CSS3
22 45 (15.00%) J2EE
23 44 (14.67%) XML
23 44 (14.67%) WCF
24 42 (14.00%) TDD

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 21 (7.00%) Tomcat
2 20 (6.67%) Node.js
3 14 (4.67%) Oracle Service Bus
4 13 (4.33%) Elasticsearch
5 12 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (3.00%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.67%) nginx
7 8 (2.67%) WebLogic
8 7 (2.33%) CMS
9 6 (2.00%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.67%) Apache Solr
11 3 (1.00%) Apache
11 3 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (0.67%) JBoss
12 2 (0.67%) WordPress
13 1 (0.33%) Drupal
13 1 (0.33%) IIS
13 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.33%) SAS
13 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (4.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.67%) Magento
1 5 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) OpenCart
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 4 (1.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.00%) HTTP
2 8 (2.67%) SSL
3 5 (1.67%) Intranet
4 2 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 34 (11.33%) MySQL
3 33 (11.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (10.00%) Relational Database
5 23 (7.67%) NoSQL
6 19 (6.33%) Redis
7 15 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 14 (4.67%) Oracle ODI
8 14 (4.67%) PostgreSQL
9 11 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
10 9 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (2.33%) Big Data
11 7 (2.33%) MongoDB
12 4 (1.33%) Couchbase
13 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
13 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database 12c
13 3 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
14 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 1 (0.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 60 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 40 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 35 (11.67%) JUnit
4 33 (11.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (6.33%) NUnit
6 18 (6.00%) Grunt
7 15 (5.00%) JIRA
7 15 (5.00%) Selenium
8 12 (4.00%) Moq
8 12 (4.00%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.67%) Jenkins
9 11 (3.67%) Oracle APEX
10 10 (3.33%) Jasmine
11 9 (3.00%) Appium
11 9 (3.00%) Calabash
12 7 (2.33%) Subversion
13 6 (2.00%) Hudson
14 4 (1.33%) MSTest
14 4 (1.33%) PHPUnit
14 4 (1.33%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (11.33%) Finance
2 17 (5.67%) Retail
3 13 (4.33%) Games
4 11 (3.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.00%) Marketing
6 5 (1.67%) Electronics
6 5 (1.67%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.00%) Legal
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
8 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 250 (83.33%) Developer
2 81 (27.00%) Java Developer
3 75 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 68 (22.67%) .NET Developer
4 68 (22.67%) C# Developer
5 54 (18.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 45 (15.00%) Senior Developer
7 35 (11.67%) C# Software Developer
8 29 (9.67%) .NET Software Developer
9 27 (9.00%) ASP.NET Developer
10 26 (8.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.33%) SQL Developer
12 21 (7.00%) PHP Developer
13 20 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 19 (6.33%) Software Engineer
15 18 (6.00%) Java Software Developer
16 17 (5.67%) Web Developer
17 16 (5.33%) .NET Web Developer
18 13 (4.33%) C# Web Developer
19 11 (3.67%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (47.67%) HTML
2 141 (47.00%) CSS
3 116 (38.67%) .NET
4 104 (34.67%) jQuery
5 90 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 62 (20.67%) HTML5
7 59 (19.67%) .NET Framework
7 59 (19.67%) Web Services
8 46 (15.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 46 (15.33%) Spring
9 45 (15.00%) CSS3
9 45 (15.00%) J2EE
10 44 (14.67%) WCF
10 44 (14.67%) XML
11 41 (13.67%) JSON
12 38 (12.67%) AngularJS
13 31 (10.33%) Hibernate
14 27 (9.00%) SOAP
15 24 (8.00%) Ajax
16 22 (7.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.67%) Computer Science
2 17 (5.67%) iPad
3 16 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 15 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (4.67%) N-Tier
6 12 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.67%) Mathematics
7 11 (3.67%) Physics
8 8 (2.67%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.67%) LIMS
9 7 (2.33%) User Experience
10 3 (1.00%) Blog
11 2 (0.67%) Telematics
12 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.33%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) NHS
12 1 (0.33%) Psychology
12 1 (0.33%) Statistics
12 1 (0.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 24 (8.00%) Windows
2 21 (7.00%) Android
3 17 (5.67%) Apple iOS
4 11 (3.67%) Unix
5 9 (3.00%) Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.33%) webOS
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (54.67%) Agile Software Development
2 113 (37.67%) OO
3 102 (34.00%) MVC
4 80 (26.67%) Software Engineering
5 51 (17.00%) Scrum
6 50 (16.67%) SOA
7 49 (16.33%) OOD
8 42 (14.00%) TDD
9 40 (13.33%) SDLC
10 39 (13.00%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (12.33%) Multithreading
12 35 (11.67%) Web Development
13 29 (9.67%) DevOps
14 25 (8.33%) Concurrent Programming
15 24 (8.00%) OOP
16 22 (7.33%) Front End Development
17 21 (7.00%) E-Commerce
18 19 (6.33%) Mentoring
18 19 (6.33%) Responsive Web Design
19 17 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 143 (47.67%) JavaScript
2 129 (43.00%) SQL
3 115 (38.33%) C#
4 108 (36.00%) Java
5 49 (16.33%) PHP
6 38 (12.67%) C++
7 32 (10.67%) Python
8 24 (8.00%) T-SQL
9 14 (4.67%) Go
9 14 (4.67%) PL/SQL
10 13 (4.33%) C
11 11 (3.67%) Objective-C
12 9 (3.00%) Ruby
12 9 (3.00%) VB
13 7 (2.33%) VB6
14 4 (1.33%) Groovy
14 4 (1.33%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.67%) PHP 5
15 2 (0.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 1 (0.33%) R
Qualifications
1 78 (26.00%) Degree
2 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) MCP
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.67%) QA
2 4 (1.33%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (12.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.33%) Oracle
3 13 (4.33%) Google
4 12 (4.00%) Perforce
5 11 (3.67%) Apple
6 7 (2.33%) IBM
7 6 (2.00%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.67%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.67%) SAP
8 5 (1.67%) Software AG
8 5 (1.67%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.67%) webMethods
8 5 (1.67%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.33%) Twitter
10 2 (0.67%) Telerik
11 1 (0.33%) Facebook
11 1 (0.33%) Zend
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