The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wigan region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 19 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 8 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 7.77% 5.71% 10.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.96% 5.71% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 10
Average salary £32,500 £36,750 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.56% +10.52%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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 Wigan region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wigan
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
73 35 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wigan 70.87% 100.00% 75.00%
Number of salaries quoted 52 30 74
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,250 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Wigan

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Wigan

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Wigan

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wigan

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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 14 (100.00%) C#
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 11 (78.57%) Ajax
2 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
2 11 (78.57%) Azure SQL Database
2 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
3 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) MS Office
4 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (21.43%) QA
4 3 (21.43%) XML
4 3 (21.43%) XSLT
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) E-business
4 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Wigan by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wigan 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.

Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (78.57%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
2 10 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Junior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 14 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) CSS
2 11 (78.57%) Web Services
2 11 (78.57%) HTML
2 11 (78.57%) Ajax
2 11 (78.57%) jQuery
2 11 (78.57%) HTML5
3 3 (21.43%) .NET Framework
3 3 (21.43%) XML
3 3 (21.43%) XSLT
3 3 (21.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Web Application Development
2 3 (21.43%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
2 3 (21.43%) E-business
2 3 (21.43%) Line Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (78.57%) JavaScript
2 11 (78.57%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft