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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 72 90 116
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 200 197 159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.57% 3.12% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 3.53% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 176 157 133
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £27,600
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
4863 5582 5941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 86.79% 88.32% 85.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4116 4536 4742
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +15 143 £46,000 +8.23% 21
Lancashire +31 34 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Cheshire -2 14 £47,500 +18.75% 7
Merseyside 0 5 £42,500 - 3
Cumbria - 2 - -
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 200 (56.02%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (43.98%) CSS
3 151 (42.30%) JavaScript
4 143 (40.06%) HTML
5 141 (39.50%) .NET
6 140 (39.22%) C#
7 137 (38.38%) SQL
8 131 (36.69%) OO
9 130 (36.41%) MVC
10 127 (35.57%) SQL Server
11 124 (34.73%) Java
12 114 (31.93%) jQuery
13 98 (27.45%) ASP.NET
14 96 (26.89%) TDD
15 83 (23.25%) Scrum
15 83 (23.25%) Degree
16 77 (21.57%) Software Engineering
16 77 (21.57%) HTML5
17 76 (21.29%) .NET Framework
18 74 (20.73%) Web Services
19 69 (19.33%) XML
20 67 (18.77%) SDLC
21 65 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
22 64 (17.93%) Finance
23 62 (17.37%) Git (software)
24 60 (16.81%) Microsoft
25 59 (16.53%) CSS3
26 57 (15.97%) WCF
27 56 (15.69%) PHP
28 55 (15.41%) AngularJS

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 (6.72%) Tomcat
2 17 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.64%) BizTalk Server
3 13 (3.64%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.52%) NServiceBus
5 8 (2.24%) nginx
6 7 (1.96%) CMS
7 6 (1.68%) Apache Solr
7 6 (1.68%) JBoss
7 6 (1.68%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.68%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.40%) Confluence
9 3 (0.84%) Apache
9 3 (0.84%) Oracle Service Bus
10 2 (0.56%) WordPress
11 1 (0.28%) Drupal
11 1 (0.28%) EPiServer CMS
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.28%) SAS
11 1 (0.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.40%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Magento
2 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.56%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.28%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.52%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 5 (1.40%) SaaS
3 4 (1.12%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.52%) HTTP
2 8 (2.24%) SSL
3 5 (1.40%) Intranet
4 3 (0.84%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.28%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.28%) Internet
5 1 (0.28%) SNMP
5 1 (0.28%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.28%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (35.57%) SQL Server
2 46 (12.89%) MySQL
3 36 (10.08%) Relational Database
4 35 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (8.40%) PostgreSQL
6 24 (6.72%) NoSQL
7 17 (4.76%) MongoDB
7 17 (4.76%) Redis
8 16 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
9 12 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (2.24%) Big Data
12 7 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 4 (1.12%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.12%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
14 3 (0.84%) RDBMS
15 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
15 1 (0.28%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 62 (17.37%) Git (software)
2 46 (12.89%) Visual Studio
3 40 (11.20%) JUnit
3 40 (11.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 23 (6.44%) Selenium
5 20 (5.60%) Jenkins
6 17 (4.76%) NUnit
7 13 (3.64%) Grunt
7 13 (3.64%) SpecFlow
8 12 (3.36%) Appium
8 12 (3.36%) Calabash
8 12 (3.36%) JIRA
8 12 (3.36%) TeamCity
9 11 (3.08%) Bitbucket
10 9 (2.52%) FxCop
10 9 (2.52%) Moq
10 9 (2.52%) StyleCop
11 8 (2.24%) Subversion
12 7 (1.96%) Eclipse
12 7 (1.96%) Mockito
General
1 64 (17.93%) Finance
2 29 (8.12%) Retail
3 15 (4.20%) Games
4 11 (3.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (2.52%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.68%) Marketing
6 6 (1.68%) Publishing
6 6 (1.68%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Banking
7 5 (1.40%) Electronics
8 3 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 311 (87.11%) Developer
2 97 (27.17%) Java Developer
3 84 (23.53%) .NET Developer
4 82 (22.97%) C# Developer
5 68 (19.05%) Software Developer
6 63 (17.65%) Senior Developer
7 60 (16.81%) C# .NET Developer
8 39 (10.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 38 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 34 (9.52%) PHP Developer
11 27 (7.56%) C# Software Developer
11 27 (7.56%) Web Developer
12 25 (7.00%) SQL Developer
13 24 (6.72%) .NET Web Developer
13 24 (6.72%) C# Web Developer
14 22 (6.16%) .NET Software Developer
14 22 (6.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 19 (5.32%) Java Software Developer
15 19 (5.32%) Lead Developer
15 19 (5.32%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (43.98%) CSS
2 143 (40.06%) HTML
3 141 (39.50%) .NET
4 114 (31.93%) jQuery
5 98 (27.45%) ASP.NET
6 77 (21.57%) HTML5
7 76 (21.29%) .NET Framework
8 74 (20.73%) Web Services
9 69 (19.33%) XML
10 65 (18.21%) ASP.NET MVC
11 59 (16.53%) CSS3
12 57 (15.97%) WCF
13 55 (15.41%) AngularJS
14 51 (14.29%) J2EE
15 49 (13.73%) JSON
16 41 (11.48%) Spring
17 38 (10.64%) ASP.NET Web API
17 38 (10.64%) SOAP
18 34 (9.52%) Entity Framework
19 31 (8.68%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 47 (13.17%) Computer Science
2 27 (7.56%) Mobile App
3 24 (6.72%) iPad
4 16 (4.48%) User Experience
5 14 (3.92%) N-Tier
6 13 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (2.52%) Mathematics
8 9 (2.52%) Physics
9 8 (2.24%) Client/Server
9 8 (2.24%) LIMS
9 8 (2.24%) PMI
10 4 (1.12%) Social Media
11 3 (0.84%) Blog
11 3 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
12 2 (0.56%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.56%) Telematics
13 1 (0.28%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.28%) iSeries
13 1 (0.28%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 34 (9.52%) Windows
2 29 (8.12%) Android
3 26 (7.28%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.68%) Linux
5 3 (0.84%) Unix
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone 8
6 1 (0.28%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (56.02%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (36.69%) OO
3 130 (36.41%) MVC
4 96 (26.89%) TDD
5 83 (23.25%) Scrum
6 77 (21.57%) Software Engineering
7 67 (18.77%) SDLC
8 53 (14.85%) Web Development
9 50 (14.01%) Continuous Integration
10 49 (13.73%) OOD
11 38 (10.64%) Multithreading
12 35 (9.80%) SOA
13 29 (8.12%) OOP
14 28 (7.84%) Mentoring
15 26 (7.28%) Front End Development
16 25 (7.00%) Concurrent Programming
16 25 (7.00%) DevOps
16 25 (7.00%) E-Commerce
17 24 (6.72%) Integration Testing
18 23 (6.44%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 151 (42.30%) JavaScript
2 140 (39.22%) C#
3 137 (38.38%) SQL
4 124 (34.73%) Java
5 56 (15.69%) PHP
6 42 (11.76%) C++
7 25 (7.00%) Python
8 24 (6.72%) T-SQL
9 17 (4.76%) Objective-C
10 15 (4.20%) VB
11 14 (3.92%) C
12 10 (2.80%) Go
13 9 (2.52%) Ruby
14 8 (2.24%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.24%) VB6
15 7 (1.96%) VB.NET
16 6 (1.68%) Groovy
17 4 (1.12%) Apple Swift
18 2 (0.56%) PHP 5
18 2 (0.56%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 83 (23.25%) Degree
2 8 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (2.24%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.28%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) MCP
3 1 (0.28%) PhD
3 1 (0.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (0.28%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.12%) Varnish
2 1 (0.28%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.28%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 60 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 24 (6.72%) Oracle
3 18 (5.04%) Google
4 15 (4.20%) Perforce
5 14 (3.92%) Apple
6 7 (1.96%) IBM
7 6 (1.68%) MuleSoft
7 6 (1.68%) SAP
7 6 (1.68%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.40%) EPiServer
8 5 (1.40%) Software AG
8 5 (1.40%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.40%) webMethods
9 4 (1.12%) Cognizant
9 4 (1.12%) Remedy
9 4 (1.12%) Telerik
9 4 (1.12%) Twitter
10 2 (0.56%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.28%) DevExpress
11 1 (0.28%) Zend
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Lancashire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £45k DOE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary (DOE) plus Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Montagu Olsen Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £20,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £34000 - £510000 per annum + 9% Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Warrington
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 9% Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Wilmslow
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 15 days ago
Runcorn
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus, Great Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Salary: £32000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 9% Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
North West England
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Stockport
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Greater Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago