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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
England / North West
Rank 91 109 95
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 182 132 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 3.07% 2.34% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.65% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 165 112 174
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
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
5356 4972 6126
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 90.32% 88.16% 87.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4445 4152 5094
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -15 97 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Cheshire +40 39 £43,500 +2.35% 4
Lancashire +11 31 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Merseyside -8 13 £40,000 -15.78% 4
Unit Testing
England

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 211 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (45.11%) SQL
3 154 (38.60%) Java
4 143 (35.84%) HTML
5 136 (34.09%) CSS
6 131 (32.83%) MVC
7 122 (30.58%) .NET
7 122 (30.58%) jQuery
8 120 (30.08%) C#
9 115 (28.82%) TDD
10 110 (27.57%) JavaScript
11 100 (25.06%) SQL Server
12 80 (20.05%) ASP.NET
12 80 (20.05%) OO
13 71 (17.79%) Web Services
14 70 (17.54%) SDLC
15 69 (17.29%) J2EE
16 67 (16.79%) XML
16 67 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
17 62 (15.54%) PHP
18 61 (15.29%) Spring
19 59 (14.79%) MySQL
19 59 (14.79%) Web Development
20 56 (14.04%) AngularJS
21 55 (13.78%) ASP.NET MVC
21 55 (13.78%) HTML5
22 54 (13.53%) C++
23 53 (13.28%) Software Engineering
24 52 (13.03%) Finance
25 51 (12.78%) Scrum

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 39 (9.77%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 16 (4.01%) Confluence
4 14 (3.51%) NServiceBus
5 11 (2.76%) IIS
5 11 (2.76%) JBoss
6 9 (2.26%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.01%) Apache
7 8 (2.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
9 4 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.75%) Umbraco
11 2 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.50%) WordPress
12 1 (0.25%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
12 1 (0.25%) nginx
12 1 (0.25%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 20 (5.01%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.50%) Magento
2 5 (1.25%) PlanetPress Connect
2 5 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (1.25%) SAP QM
3 4 (1.00%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.00%) SAP PP
3 4 (1.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.25%) OpenCart
4 1 (0.25%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (2.26%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.50%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (0.75%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.75%) PaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.25%) CloudFront
5 1 (0.25%) Google Play
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.51%) LDAP
2 10 (2.51%) HTTP
3 9 (2.26%) FTP
4 3 (0.75%) Intranet
5 2 (0.50%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.50%) Internet
5 2 (0.50%) RS-232
5 2 (0.50%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (25.06%) SQL Server
2 59 (14.79%) MySQL
3 27 (6.77%) DB2
4 22 (5.51%) Hadoop
4 22 (5.51%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (5.26%) Apache Cassandra
6 18 (4.51%) Relational Database
7 16 (4.01%) MongoDB
8 14 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 10 (2.51%) SQL Server 2012
11 9 (2.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 9 (2.26%) Oracle Reports
11 9 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
12 8 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.50%) Big Data
13 6 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (1.25%) Amazon Redshift
14 5 (1.25%) Data Mining
14 5 (1.25%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 45 (11.28%) JUnit
2 39 (9.77%) Git (software)
3 35 (8.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 33 (8.27%) Visual Studio
5 31 (7.77%) JIRA
6 25 (6.27%) Selenium
7 19 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 17 (4.26%) Eclipse
9 16 (4.01%) Subversion
10 15 (3.76%) SpecFlow
11 14 (3.51%) FxCop
11 14 (3.51%) StyleCop
12 12 (3.01%) JDeveloper
12 12 (3.01%) Maven
13 11 (2.76%) Mockito
14 9 (2.26%) Bitbucket
14 9 (2.26%) IntelliJ
14 9 (2.26%) JMeter
14 9 (2.26%) jMock
14 9 (2.26%) NUnit
General
1 52 (13.03%) Finance
2 18 (4.51%) Manufacturing
3 13 (3.26%) Retail
4 12 (3.01%) Marketing
5 9 (2.26%) Publishing
6 6 (1.50%) Banking
6 6 (1.50%) Games
7 5 (1.25%) Electronics
7 5 (1.25%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.00%) Advertising
8 4 (1.00%) Back Office
8 4 (1.00%) Legal
9 3 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.50%) Automotive
10 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 322 (80.70%) Developer
2 114 (28.57%) Java Developer
3 77 (19.30%) .NET Developer
4 62 (15.54%) C# Developer
5 55 (13.78%) Senior Developer
6 50 (12.53%) C# .NET Developer
7 42 (10.53%) PHP Developer
8 41 (10.28%) Software Developer
9 31 (7.77%) Analyst
10 25 (6.27%) Senior Java Developer
11 20 (5.01%) Applications Support
11 20 (5.01%) Applications Support Analyst
11 20 (5.01%) Support Analyst
12 18 (4.51%) Java Software Developer
13 17 (4.26%) Programmer
14 15 (3.76%) ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (3.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 14 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 13 (3.26%) HTML CSS Developer
16 13 (3.26%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (35.84%) HTML
2 136 (34.09%) CSS
3 122 (30.58%) .NET
3 122 (30.58%) jQuery
4 80 (20.05%) ASP.NET
5 71 (17.79%) Web Services
6 69 (17.29%) J2EE
7 67 (16.79%) XML
8 61 (15.29%) Spring
9 56 (14.04%) AngularJS
10 55 (13.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 55 (13.78%) HTML5
11 50 (12.53%) Hibernate
12 42 (10.53%) WCF
13 40 (10.03%) ASP.NET Web API
14 35 (8.77%) .NET Framework
14 35 (8.77%) JSON
15 31 (7.77%) Entity Framework
16 30 (7.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 24 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 42 (10.53%) User Experience
2 37 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 30 (7.52%) Mobile App
5 27 (6.77%) iSeries
6 19 (4.76%) AS400
7 15 (3.76%) iPad
8 13 (3.26%) PMI
9 12 (3.01%) N-Tier
10 9 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.25%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.25%) Mobile Banking
12 3 (0.75%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.75%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.50%) Clustering
13 2 (0.50%) Fintech
13 2 (0.50%) Industrial Internet of Things
13 2 (0.50%) Internet of Things
13 2 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
13 2 (0.50%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.77%) Windows
2 30 (7.52%) Linux
3 15 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 11 (2.76%) Android
5 9 (2.26%) Unix
6 2 (0.50%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.50%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (32.83%) MVC
3 115 (28.82%) TDD
4 80 (20.05%) OO
5 70 (17.54%) SDLC
6 67 (16.79%) Continuous Integration
7 59 (14.79%) Web Development
8 53 (13.28%) Software Engineering
9 51 (12.78%) Scrum
10 45 (11.28%) Multithreading
11 43 (10.78%) Waterfall
12 39 (9.77%) OOD
13 35 (8.77%) OOP
14 33 (8.27%) Front End Development
15 32 (8.02%) Concurrent Programming
16 29 (7.27%) ITIL
17 27 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (6.77%) ERP
17 27 (6.77%) Mentoring
18 22 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 180 (45.11%) SQL
2 154 (38.60%) Java
3 120 (30.08%) C#
4 110 (27.57%) JavaScript
5 62 (15.54%) PHP
6 54 (13.53%) C++
7 29 (7.27%) RPG
8 22 (5.51%) Groovy
9 14 (3.51%) C
10 13 (3.26%) VB.NET
11 9 (2.26%) STATISTICA Visual Basic
12 8 (2.01%) T-SQL
13 7 (1.75%) Embedded C
13 7 (1.75%) Python
13 7 (1.75%) VB
14 6 (1.50%) Objective-C
15 5 (1.25%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
16 4 (1.00%) VB6
17 3 (0.75%) Shell Script
17 3 (0.75%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (11.53%) Degree
2 29 (7.27%) Security Cleared
3 26 (6.52%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.26%) PMI Certification
5 9 (2.26%) Siebel Certification
6 7 (1.75%) HNC
6 7 (1.75%) HND
7 4 (1.00%) MySQL Certification
8 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.02%) QA
2 5 (1.25%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.25%) GCP
System Software
1 7 (1.75%) Firmware
2 4 (1.00%) Varnish
3 2 (0.50%) Docker
4 1 (0.25%) KVM
4 1 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Management
1 7 (1.75%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.50%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.50%) Puppet
4 1 (0.25%) Ansible
4 1 (0.25%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.25%) Marathon
4 1 (0.25%) Mesos
4 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 44 (11.03%) Oracle
2 36 (9.02%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.77%) IBM
4 15 (3.76%) Xamarin
5 11 (2.76%) SAP
6 9 (2.26%) Google
6 9 (2.26%) Siebel
6 9 (2.26%) Zend
7 8 (2.01%) Cadence
7 8 (2.01%) HP
8 7 (1.75%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.25%) Teradata
10 4 (1.00%) JDA
11 3 (0.75%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.50%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.50%) Perforce
12 2 (0.50%) Sun
13 1 (0.25%) Sage
13 1 (0.25%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.25%) VMware
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