Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 6 months to 18 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 48 34
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 1.37% 0.68% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 0.75% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £47,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.53% +10.59% +28.79%
10th Percentile £33,500 £39,300 £38,250
90th Percentile £36,500 £55,100 £46,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -5.26% +26.67%

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bolton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 132 265 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 90.41% 90.44% 85.89%
Number of salaries quoted 116 225 133
Bolton median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,400 £21,500
90th Percentile £48,750 £52,200 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +5.19%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Bolton

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) OOP
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Law
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) User Stories
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Law
1 1 (50.00%) Legal
1 1 (50.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Case Management
1 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOP
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) SDLC
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET