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

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 80 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 174 202 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.18% 3.31% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 3.75% 3.44%
Number of salaries quoted 161 165 161
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 £36,000 £33,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £45,000
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
4702 5388 5792
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.94% 88.40% 85.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3971 4292 4651
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 £55,500 £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 25 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 25 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 -4 118 £50,000 +25.00% 21
Lancashire +31 35 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Cheshire +3 16 £37,750 -5.62% 5
Merseyside +2 4 £42,500 - 1
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 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.

1 163 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 140 (45.75%) JavaScript
3 134 (43.79%) CSS
4 131 (42.81%) HTML
5 126 (41.18%) SQL
6 122 (39.87%) .NET
7 119 (38.89%) OO
8 118 (38.56%) C#
9 110 (35.95%) Java
10 107 (34.97%) SQL Server
11 100 (32.68%) MVC
12 97 (31.70%) jQuery
13 86 (28.10%) ASP.NET
14 81 (26.47%) Degree
15 73 (23.86%) Software Engineering
16 63 (20.59%) .NET Framework
17 62 (20.26%) Web Services
18 61 (19.93%) HTML5
19 60 (19.61%) Scrum
20 58 (18.95%) Git (software)
21 52 (16.99%) TDD
21 52 (16.99%) XML
22 49 (16.01%) OOD
23 48 (15.69%) PHP
23 48 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
24 46 (15.03%) J2EE
25 45 (14.71%) CSS3
25 45 (14.71%) SDLC
26 44 (14.38%) Spring
26 44 (14.38%) Computer Science

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 (6.86%) Tomcat
2 17 (5.56%) Node.js
3 14 (4.58%) BizTalk Server
4 13 (4.25%) Elasticsearch
5 10 (3.27%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.61%) nginx
6 8 (2.61%) Oracle Service Bus
7 7 (2.29%) CMS
8 6 (1.96%) Apache Solr
8 6 (1.96%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.96%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.65%) Apache
9 2 (0.65%) JBoss
9 2 (0.65%) WordPress
10 1 (0.33%) Confluence
10 1 (0.33%) Drupal
10 1 (0.33%) EPiServer CMS
10 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.33%) SAS
10 1 (0.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.63%) Magento
1 5 (1.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (1.63%) SaaS
3 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.33%) GitHub
4 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.94%) HTTP
2 8 (2.61%) SSL
3 3 (0.98%) Intranet
4 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (34.97%) SQL Server
2 37 (12.09%) MySQL
3 33 (10.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (9.80%) Relational Database
5 22 (7.19%) NoSQL
6 18 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 18 (5.88%) Redis
7 11 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (3.27%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.94%) Oracle Database
10 8 (2.61%) Oracle ODI
11 7 (2.29%) Big Data
12 4 (1.31%) Couchbase
12 4 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
14 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 58 (18.95%) Git (software)
2 37 (12.09%) Visual Studio
3 35 (11.44%) JUnit
4 28 (9.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (6.54%) NUnit
6 15 (4.90%) Grunt
7 14 (4.58%) Selenium
8 13 (4.25%) Jenkins
9 12 (3.92%) Appium
9 12 (3.92%) Calabash
9 12 (3.92%) TeamCity
10 11 (3.59%) Moq
11 10 (3.27%) JIRA
12 7 (2.29%) Oracle APEX
12 7 (2.29%) Subversion
13 6 (1.96%) Hudson
13 6 (1.96%) Jasmine
13 6 (1.96%) MSTest
14 5 (1.63%) Bitbucket
15 4 (1.31%) SpecFlow
General
1 43 (14.05%) Finance
2 21 (6.86%) Retail
3 11 (3.59%) Games
3 11 (3.59%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.96%) Marketing
5 6 (1.96%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.63%) Electronics
7 3 (0.98%) Banking
7 3 (0.98%) Legal
8 2 (0.65%) Publishing
9 1 (0.33%) Advertising
9 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 260 (84.97%) Developer
2 85 (27.78%) Java Developer
3 74 (24.18%) Software Developer
4 71 (23.20%) C# Developer
5 70 (22.88%) .NET Developer
6 55 (17.97%) C# .NET Developer
7 49 (16.01%) Senior Developer
8 34 (11.11%) C# Software Developer
9 29 (9.48%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (9.15%) .NET Software Developer
10 28 (9.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 25 (8.17%) PHP Developer
12 21 (6.86%) SQL Developer
13 20 (6.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 19 (6.21%) Web Developer
15 18 (5.88%) Java Software Developer
16 17 (5.56%) .NET Web Developer
17 16 (5.23%) C# Web Developer
18 15 (4.90%) Software Engineer
19 13 (4.25%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (43.79%) CSS
2 131 (42.81%) HTML
3 122 (39.87%) .NET
4 97 (31.70%) jQuery
5 86 (28.10%) ASP.NET
6 63 (20.59%) .NET Framework
7 62 (20.26%) Web Services
8 61 (19.93%) HTML5
9 52 (16.99%) XML
10 48 (15.69%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (15.03%) J2EE
12 45 (14.71%) CSS3
13 44 (14.38%) Spring
14 43 (14.05%) WCF
15 40 (13.07%) JSON
16 39 (12.75%) AngularJS
17 32 (10.46%) SOAP
18 29 (9.48%) ASP.NET Web API
19 28 (9.15%) Hibernate
20 23 (7.52%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (14.38%) Computer Science
2 18 (5.88%) iPad
2 18 (5.88%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.25%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.92%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.59%) Mathematics
5 11 (3.59%) Physics
6 8 (2.61%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.61%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.61%) LIMS
7 7 (2.29%) User Experience
8 3 (0.98%) Blog
9 2 (0.65%) Social Media
9 2 (0.65%) Telematics
10 1 (0.33%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.33%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.33%) iSeries
10 1 (0.33%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (7.19%) Android
2 19 (6.21%) Apple iOS
2 19 (6.21%) Windows
3 7 (2.29%) Unix
4 5 (1.63%) Linux
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (53.27%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (38.89%) OO
3 100 (32.68%) MVC
4 73 (23.86%) Software Engineering
5 60 (19.61%) Scrum
6 52 (16.99%) TDD
7 49 (16.01%) OOD
8 45 (14.71%) SDLC
9 41 (13.40%) SOA
10 40 (13.07%) Web Development
11 39 (12.75%) Continuous Integration
12 34 (11.11%) Multithreading
13 25 (8.17%) Concurrent Programming
14 24 (7.84%) DevOps
14 24 (7.84%) E-Commerce
14 24 (7.84%) Front End Development
14 24 (7.84%) OOP
15 22 (7.19%) Responsive Web Design
16 19 (6.21%) Android Development
16 19 (6.21%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 140 (45.75%) JavaScript
2 126 (41.18%) SQL
3 118 (38.56%) C#
4 110 (35.95%) Java
5 48 (15.69%) PHP
6 36 (11.76%) C++
7 28 (9.15%) Python
8 20 (6.54%) T-SQL
9 15 (4.90%) Objective-C
10 13 (4.25%) VB
11 12 (3.92%) C
12 11 (3.59%) Go
13 9 (2.94%) PL/SQL
13 9 (2.94%) Ruby
14 7 (2.29%) VB6
15 5 (1.63%) Groovy
15 5 (1.63%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.65%) PHP 5
16 2 (0.65%) RPG
16 2 (0.65%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 81 (26.47%) Degree
2 7 (2.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.33%) MCP
3 1 (0.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.19%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) HL7
3 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.98%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (12.42%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.54%) Oracle
3 17 (5.56%) Google
4 15 (4.90%) Perforce
5 14 (4.58%) Apple
6 7 (2.29%) IBM
7 6 (1.96%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.63%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.63%) SAP
8 5 (1.63%) Software AG
8 5 (1.63%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.63%) webMethods
9 4 (1.31%) Twitter
10 3 (0.98%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.65%) Cognizant
11 2 (0.65%) Telerik
12 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
12 1 (0.33%) Facebook
12 1 (0.33%) Remedy
12 1 (0.33%) Zend
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