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

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
England / North West
Rank 99 127 129
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +2
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 167 113 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.85% 2.03% 2.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.20% 2.32% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 160 97 127
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,300
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £49,500
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5218 4865 5931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 88.92% 87.30% 86.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4386 4042 5077
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 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
Manchester +12 83 £45,000 -7.69% 16
Lancashire +14 34 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Cheshire +23 31 £43,500 +4.81% 5
Merseyside -6 19 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 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 North West region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 207 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 174 (42.54%) SQL
3 157 (38.39%) Java
4 146 (35.70%) HTML
5 136 (33.25%) CSS
6 130 (31.78%) jQuery
7 126 (30.81%) MVC
8 116 (28.36%) .NET
8 116 (28.36%) TDD
9 115 (28.12%) C#
10 113 (27.63%) JavaScript
11 105 (25.67%) SQL Server
12 86 (21.03%) ASP.NET
12 86 (21.03%) OO
13 80 (19.56%) SDLC
14 72 (17.60%) XML
15 71 (17.36%) J2EE
16 70 (17.11%) Web Services
17 66 (16.14%) MySQL
18 65 (15.89%) Web Development
18 65 (15.89%) PHP
19 63 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
20 62 (15.16%) Scrum
21 60 (14.67%) Software Engineering
22 57 (13.94%) AngularJS
23 56 (13.69%) Spring
24 55 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
25 53 (12.96%) HTML5
26 50 (12.22%) Finance
27 49 (11.98%) C++

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 40 (9.78%) Tomcat
2 24 (5.87%) WebLogic
3 20 (4.89%) IIS
4 13 (3.18%) Confluence
4 13 (3.18%) NServiceBus
5 11 (2.69%) JBoss
6 10 (2.44%) Apache
6 10 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 9 (2.20%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.71%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (1.22%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.73%) WordPress
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.24%) CMS
12 1 (0.24%) OpenEdge
12 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (4.16%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (2.44%) SAP QM
2 9 (2.20%) SAP MM
2 9 (2.20%) SAP PP
2 9 (2.20%) SAP SD
3 5 (1.22%) Magento
4 3 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.24%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (0.98%) Slack
5 3 (0.73%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.73%) PaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.24%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.24%) CloudFront
6 1 (0.24%) Google Play
6 1 (0.24%) IaaS
6 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.24%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.16%) LDAP
2 14 (3.42%) HTTP
3 10 (2.44%) FTP
4 2 (0.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.49%) Intranet
4 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (25.67%) SQL Server
2 66 (16.14%) MySQL
3 28 (6.85%) PostgreSQL
4 24 (5.87%) Relational Database
5 22 (5.38%) DB2
6 19 (4.65%) Hadoop
6 19 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (4.40%) Apache Cassandra
7 18 (4.40%) MongoDB
8 12 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (2.44%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 10 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
10 9 (2.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (1.96%) DTS
12 7 (1.71%) Big Data
12 7 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (1.47%) Data Mining
13 6 (1.47%) Redis
13 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (11.00%) JUnit
2 39 (9.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (9.05%) Git (software)
4 31 (7.58%) Visual Studio
5 26 (6.36%) JIRA
6 21 (5.13%) Jenkins
7 20 (4.89%) Selenium
8 19 (4.65%) Eclipse
8 19 (4.65%) Maven
9 16 (3.91%) JDeveloper
10 15 (3.67%) SpecFlow
11 14 (3.42%) Subversion
12 13 (3.18%) FxCop
12 13 (3.18%) StyleCop
13 10 (2.44%) Mockito
14 7 (1.71%) IntelliJ
14 7 (1.71%) JIRA Agile
14 7 (1.71%) JMeter
14 7 (1.71%) jMock
14 7 (1.71%) NUnit
General
1 50 (12.22%) Finance
2 17 (4.16%) Manufacturing
3 15 (3.67%) Marketing
4 11 (2.69%) Games
5 9 (2.20%) Retail
6 6 (1.47%) Banking
7 5 (1.22%) Advertising
7 5 (1.22%) Publishing
8 4 (0.98%) Back Office
8 4 (0.98%) Legal
9 3 (0.73%) Corporate Banking
9 3 (0.73%) Electronics
9 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 338 (82.64%) Developer
2 115 (28.12%) Java Developer
3 78 (19.07%) .NET Developer
4 66 (16.14%) C# Developer
5 54 (13.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 50 (12.22%) Senior Developer
7 47 (11.49%) PHP Developer
8 40 (9.78%) Software Developer
9 30 (7.33%) Analyst
10 21 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 20 (4.89%) Applications Support
11 20 (4.89%) Applications Support Analyst
11 20 (4.89%) Lead Developer
11 20 (4.89%) Support Analyst
12 19 (4.65%) Senior Java Developer
13 17 (4.16%) Java Software Developer
14 15 (3.67%) WebCenter Developer
15 13 (3.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 12 (2.93%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (35.70%) HTML
2 136 (33.25%) CSS
3 130 (31.78%) jQuery
4 116 (28.36%) .NET
5 86 (21.03%) ASP.NET
6 72 (17.60%) XML
7 71 (17.36%) J2EE
8 70 (17.11%) Web Services
9 57 (13.94%) AngularJS
10 56 (13.69%) Spring
11 55 (13.45%) ASP.NET MVC
12 53 (12.96%) HTML5
13 44 (10.76%) Hibernate
14 39 (9.54%) WCF
15 37 (9.05%) .NET Framework
16 35 (8.56%) ASP.NET Web API
17 34 (8.31%) Entity Framework
18 33 (8.07%) JSON
19 25 (6.11%) CSS3
19 25 (6.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.02%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (8.56%) User Experience
3 29 (7.09%) Computer Science
3 29 (7.09%) Mobile App
4 22 (5.38%) iSeries
5 14 (3.42%) AS400
6 12 (2.93%) iPad
6 12 (2.93%) PMI
7 11 (2.69%) N-Tier
8 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.20%) Fintech
10 5 (1.22%) Mobile Banking
11 4 (0.98%) iPhone
12 3 (0.73%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.73%) Cryptography
12 3 (0.73%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.73%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.49%) Clustering
13 2 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.49%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 37 (9.05%) Windows
2 28 (6.85%) Linux
3 21 (5.13%) Apple iOS
4 10 (2.44%) Android
5 9 (2.20%) Unix
6 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (50.61%) Agile Software Development
2 126 (30.81%) MVC
3 116 (28.36%) TDD
4 86 (21.03%) OO
5 80 (19.56%) SDLC
6 65 (15.89%) Web Development
7 63 (15.40%) Continuous Integration
8 62 (15.16%) Scrum
9 60 (14.67%) Software Engineering
10 41 (10.02%) Multithreading
11 38 (9.29%) OOP
12 35 (8.56%) OOD
13 32 (7.82%) Waterfall
14 30 (7.33%) Concurrent Programming
15 27 (6.60%) Front End Development
16 24 (5.87%) Business Intelligence
16 24 (5.87%) Mentoring
17 23 (5.62%) Continuous Improvement
17 23 (5.62%) ERP
18 22 (5.38%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 174 (42.54%) SQL
2 157 (38.39%) Java
3 115 (28.12%) C#
4 113 (27.63%) JavaScript
5 65 (15.89%) PHP
6 49 (11.98%) C++
7 22 (5.38%) RPG
8 19 (4.65%) Groovy
9 17 (4.16%) VB.NET
10 11 (2.69%) T-SQL
11 10 (2.44%) Apple Swift
11 10 (2.44%) Python
11 10 (2.44%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
12 9 (2.20%) C
12 9 (2.20%) Objective-C
13 7 (1.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
14 6 (1.47%) VB
15 4 (0.98%) Embedded C
15 4 (0.98%) VB6
16 3 (0.73%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (8.56%) Degree
1 35 (8.56%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.58%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.93%) PMI Certification
4 10 (2.44%) Siebel Certification
5 4 (0.98%) HNC
5 4 (0.98%) HND
5 4 (0.98%) MySQL Certification
6 2 (0.49%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.16%) QA
2 8 (1.96%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.98%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.98%) SLA
4 1 (0.24%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (1.71%) Varnish
2 4 (0.98%) Firmware
3 2 (0.49%) Docker
4 1 (0.24%) KVM
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (2.20%) Oracle Identity Management
1 9 (2.20%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 7 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.49%) Control-M
4 1 (0.24%) Ansible
4 1 (0.24%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.24%) Marathon
4 1 (0.24%) Mesos
4 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 45 (11.00%) Oracle
2 42 (10.27%) Microsoft
3 22 (5.38%) IBM
4 13 (3.18%) SAP
5 10 (2.44%) Siebel
6 9 (2.20%) Google
6 9 (2.20%) Xamarin
7 8 (1.96%) Zend
8 7 (1.71%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.22%) Teradata
10 4 (0.98%) Cadence
10 4 (0.98%) HP
10 4 (0.98%) JDA
10 4 (0.98%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.98%) Sun
11 3 (0.73%) Perforce
12 2 (0.49%) Ab Initio
12 2 (0.49%) Sybase
13 1 (0.24%) Progress
13 1 (0.24%) Remedy
Bury, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £36,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chapel Street, Liverpool
Network Compucare
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000-45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Strong benefits and bonus!
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool
OHO Group Ltd.
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Datalex
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 37,500 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + excellent range of benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Mane Contract Services Limited
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wirral
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
ECOM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Cegedimrx
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Plus Company Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Peninsula
Salary: £0 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Burnley
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago