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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 80 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +8
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 203 176 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.46% 2.69% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 3.03% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 179 139 146
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
5117 5811 6110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 87.17% 88.88% 85.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4708 4835
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +33 128 £45,000 +5.88% 20
Lancashire +35 35 £40,000 - 1
Cheshire -3 20 £45,000 +12.50% 10
Merseyside -8 15 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Cumbria - 3 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 207 (55.20%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (42.67%) JavaScript
2 160 (42.67%) CSS
3 149 (39.73%) SQL
4 146 (38.93%) MVC
5 144 (38.40%) .NET
5 144 (38.40%) C#
5 144 (38.40%) HTML
6 138 (36.80%) SQL Server
7 132 (35.20%) Java
8 124 (33.07%) OO
9 123 (32.80%) jQuery
10 116 (30.93%) TDD
11 103 (27.47%) ASP.NET
12 96 (25.60%) Scrum
13 85 (22.67%) XML
14 81 (21.60%) Degree
14 81 (21.60%) HTML5
15 79 (21.07%) .NET Framework
16 78 (20.80%) Web Services
17 77 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
18 76 (20.27%) Finance
19 75 (20.00%) Microsoft
19 75 (20.00%) SDLC
20 72 (19.20%) Software Engineering
21 68 (18.13%) Web Development
22 65 (17.33%) CSS3
23 64 (17.07%) WCF
24 60 (16.00%) JSON
25 59 (15.73%) PHP

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 24 (6.40%) Tomcat
2 15 (4.00%) NServiceBus
2 15 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.47%) Elasticsearch
4 11 (2.93%) BizTalk Server
5 9 (2.40%) nginx
6 7 (1.87%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.60%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.60%) CMS
7 6 (1.60%) JBoss
8 5 (1.33%) Confluence
8 5 (1.33%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.80%) Apache
9 3 (0.80%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.53%) Drupal
11 1 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.27%) IIS
11 1 (0.27%) SAS
11 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.27%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 32 (8.53%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.60%) SAP MM
1 6 (1.60%) SAP PP
1 6 (1.60%) SAP QM
1 6 (1.60%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.07%) Magento
4 2 (0.53%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.80%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.53%) TestFlight
5 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.67%) HTTP
2 9 (2.40%) SSL
3 4 (1.07%) LDAP
4 3 (0.80%) Intranet
4 3 (0.80%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.27%) SNMP
5 1 (0.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.27%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (36.80%) SQL Server
2 54 (14.40%) MySQL
3 36 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 33 (8.80%) PostgreSQL
4 33 (8.80%) Relational Database
5 27 (7.20%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.33%) MongoDB
7 19 (5.07%) Data Warehouse
8 16 (4.27%) Redis
9 12 (3.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.40%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (2.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 7 (1.87%) Big Data
13 5 (1.33%) Couchbase
14 4 (1.07%) RDBMS
15 3 (0.80%) Siebel EIM
16 2 (0.53%) DB2
16 2 (0.53%) PowerCenter
17 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 56 (14.93%) Git (software)
2 46 (12.27%) Visual Studio
3 45 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 41 (10.93%) JUnit
5 27 (7.20%) Selenium
6 20 (5.33%) Jenkins
7 19 (5.07%) SpecFlow
8 15 (4.00%) FxCop
8 15 (4.00%) StyleCop
9 12 (3.20%) Appium
9 12 (3.20%) Calabash
9 12 (3.20%) JIRA
10 11 (2.93%) Bitbucket
10 11 (2.93%) NUnit
11 10 (2.67%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 8 (2.13%) Grunt
14 7 (1.87%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.87%) Maven
14 7 (1.87%) Mockito
General
1 76 (20.27%) Finance
2 31 (8.27%) Retail
3 17 (4.53%) Games
4 14 (3.73%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 9 (2.40%) Marketing
7 8 (2.13%) Publishing
8 7 (1.87%) Banking
9 6 (1.60%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.33%) Electronics
11 3 (0.80%) Advertising
12 2 (0.53%) Automotive
12 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 326 (86.93%) Developer
2 104 (27.73%) Java Developer
3 89 (23.73%) .NET Developer
4 77 (20.53%) C# Developer
5 59 (15.73%) Senior Developer
6 57 (15.20%) C# .NET Developer
7 56 (14.93%) Software Developer
8 41 (10.93%) ASP.NET Developer
9 40 (10.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 38 (10.13%) PHP Developer
11 33 (8.80%) Web Developer
12 29 (7.73%) .NET Web Developer
12 29 (7.73%) C# Web Developer
13 21 (5.60%) C# Software Developer
14 20 (5.33%) Lead Developer
14 20 (5.33%) SQL Developer
15 19 (5.07%) Analyst
16 18 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 18 (4.80%) Java Software Developer
16 18 (4.80%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 160 (42.67%) CSS
2 144 (38.40%) .NET
2 144 (38.40%) HTML
3 123 (32.80%) jQuery
4 103 (27.47%) ASP.NET
5 85 (22.67%) XML
6 81 (21.60%) HTML5
7 79 (21.07%) .NET Framework
8 78 (20.80%) Web Services
9 77 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 65 (17.33%) CSS3
11 64 (17.07%) WCF
12 60 (16.00%) JSON
13 59 (15.73%) J2EE
14 57 (15.20%) AngularJS
15 42 (11.20%) SOAP
16 41 (10.93%) ASP.NET Web API
17 40 (10.67%) Entity Framework
18 39 (10.40%) Spring
19 37 (9.87%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.80%) Computer Science
2 33 (8.80%) Mobile App
3 26 (6.93%) iPad
4 21 (5.60%) User Experience
5 14 (3.73%) PMI
6 13 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.47%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.87%) Client/Server
8 7 (1.87%) LIMS
9 4 (1.07%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.07%) Physics
9 4 (1.07%) Social Media
10 3 (0.80%) Blog
10 3 (0.80%) Fintech
10 3 (0.80%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (0.80%) iSeries
10 3 (0.80%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.53%) Mobile Games
11 2 (0.53%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.67%) Windows
2 27 (7.20%) Android
2 27 (7.20%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.33%) Linux
4 3 (0.80%) Unix
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (55.20%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (38.93%) MVC
3 124 (33.07%) OO
4 116 (30.93%) TDD
5 96 (25.60%) Scrum
6 75 (20.00%) SDLC
7 72 (19.20%) Software Engineering
8 68 (18.13%) Web Development
9 55 (14.67%) Continuous Integration
10 47 (12.53%) OOD
11 37 (9.87%) Multithreading
12 30 (8.00%) Integration Testing
12 30 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 26 (6.93%) Concurrent Programming
13 26 (6.93%) E-Commerce
13 26 (6.93%) OOP
14 25 (6.67%) SOA
15 24 (6.40%) Continuous Improvement
16 23 (6.13%) Android Development
17 22 (5.87%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 160 (42.67%) JavaScript
2 149 (39.73%) SQL
3 144 (38.40%) C#
4 132 (35.20%) Java
5 59 (15.73%) PHP
6 41 (10.93%) C++
7 27 (7.20%) T-SQL
8 25 (6.67%) Python
9 20 (5.33%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.00%) C
10 15 (4.00%) VB
11 12 (3.20%) Ruby
11 12 (3.20%) VB.NET
12 11 (2.93%) Go
13 8 (2.13%) Groovy
13 8 (2.13%) PL/SQL
13 8 (2.13%) VB6
14 7 (1.87%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.07%) RPG
16 3 (0.80%) VBA
Qualifications
1 81 (21.60%) Degree
2 14 (3.73%) PMI Certification
3 10 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.87%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.27%) MCP
5 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.67%) QA
2 4 (1.07%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.07%) Varnish
2 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.07%) Control-M
2 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.27%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 75 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (7.20%) Oracle
3 18 (4.80%) Google
4 14 (3.73%) Apple
5 13 (3.47%) Perforce
6 11 (2.93%) SAP
7 7 (1.87%) IBM
8 5 (1.33%) Cognizant
8 5 (1.33%) MuleSoft
8 5 (1.33%) Remedy
8 5 (1.33%) Xamarin
9 4 (1.07%) Ab Initio
9 4 (1.07%) Software AG
9 4 (1.07%) Telerik
9 4 (1.07%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.07%) webMethods
10 3 (0.80%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.80%) Informatica
10 3 (0.80%) Siebel
10 3 (0.80%) Twitter
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