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 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Manchester / Bolton
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 15 28
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 5.32% 7.46% 6.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.10% 8.47% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 10
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -21.11%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

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

Process & Methodology Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 82 59 139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 87.23% 88.06% 92.05%
Number of salaries quoted 68 43 126
Median salary £35,000 £35,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.40% -21.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,300
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 29 April 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Law
3 4 (66.67%) Legal
3 4 (66.67%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
3 4 (66.67%) Coaching
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) SOLID
3 4 (66.67%) Case Management
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) J2EE
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
5 1 (16.67%) Web Design
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (66.67%) Law
1 4 (66.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) J2EE
4 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Case Management
2 4 (66.67%) Coaching
2 4 (66.67%) Mentoring
2 4 (66.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Bolton, Lancashire
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Salary: £32000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
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