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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 27 37 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 1 6 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 0.76% 2.96% 8.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.82% 3.21% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 22
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
122 187 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 93.13% 92.12% 89.39%
Number of salaries quoted 113 171 169
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 30 April 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (80.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) ATL
3 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) People Management
5 1 (20.00%) NUnit
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) WSDL
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Web Services
5 1 (20.00%) XML
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) iPad
5 1 (20.00%) WCF

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (20.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) ATL
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
2 1 (20.00%) WSDL
2 1 (20.00%) WSE
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (60.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (20.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (60.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) People Management
4 1 (20.00%) ETL
4 1 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft