The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 34 25 40
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 9 22 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 4.81% 8.40% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 10.00% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 4
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Unit Testing
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Stockport region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 220 174
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 94.12% 83.97% 85.29%
Number of salaries quoted 157 162 170
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Stockport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Stockport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Stockport region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Stockport

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Pair Programming
2 9 (81.82%) Back Office
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) Retail
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) XHTML
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) VB
2 9 (81.82%) Open Source
2 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) Coaching
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport region citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Unit Testing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) NUnit
2 2 (18.18%) Moq
General
1 9 (81.82%) Back Office
1 9 (81.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
1 11 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Lead .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Lead Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) .NET
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby on Rails
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) XHTML
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 9 (81.82%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET
3 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 2 (18.18%) WCF
3 2 (18.18%) LINQ
3 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Open Source
2 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
2 2 (18.18%) Physics
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) TDD
2 9 (81.82%) Pair Programming
2 9 (81.82%) Scrum
2 9 (81.82%) E-Commerce
2 9 (81.82%) Mentoring
2 9 (81.82%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (81.82%) Ruby
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree