The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for NUnit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited NUnit over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

NUnit
England / North West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 150 132
Rank change year-on-year -29 -18  
Permanent jobs citing NUnit 70 88 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.14% 1.53% 1.87%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.53% 7.24% 10.79%
Number of salaries quoted 63 86 122
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  

NUnit is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for development application skills.

Development Application Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1266 1216 1158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 20.67% 21.16% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1069 1062 1019
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  

NUnit
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing NUnit as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing NUnit in the North West.

Salary trend for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing NUnit in the North West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for NUnit in the North West

NUnit
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing NUnit within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -17 59 £35,000 -36.36% 9
Merseyside +1 6 £48,750 +14.70% 1
Cheshire -20 5 £32,500 -7.14% 1
NUnit
England

NUnit
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT jobs citing NUnit 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 North West region with a requirement for NUnit.

1 173 (97.74%) .NET
2 163 (92.09%) C#
3 127 (71.75%) Agile Software Development
4 123 (69.49%) WPF
5 105 (59.32%) Scrum
6 100 (56.50%) TDD
6 100 (56.50%) Continuous Integration
6 100 (56.50%) MSTest
7 97 (54.80%) MVC
7 97 (54.80%) SQL Server
8 95 (53.67%) SQL
9 93 (52.54%) WCF
10 89 (50.28%) ASP.NET
11 88 (49.72%) MVVM
12 75 (42.37%) Moq
13 73 (41.24%) Kanban
14 71 (40.11%) Windows
15 68 (38.42%) Dependency Injection
16 66 (37.29%) Inversion of Control
17 65 (36.72%) Unity DI Container
18 62 (35.03%) Rhino Mocks
19 59 (33.33%) Ninject
20 58 (32.77%) WinForms
21 57 (32.20%) ASP.NET MVC
21 57 (32.20%) Spring.NET
22 52 (29.38%) SQL Server 2014
22 52 (29.38%) Castle Windsor
22 52 (29.38%) Finance
23 50 (28.25%) XML
23 50 (28.25%) HTML

NUnit
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 7 (3.95%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (2.26%) Alfresco
2 4 (2.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.13%) Apache Solr
3 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.56%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (10.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.26%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.56%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 34 (19.21%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (12.99%) Cloud Computing
3 8 (4.52%) SaaS
4 4 (2.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.56%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.52%) Broadband
2 7 (3.95%) Ethernet
2 7 (3.95%) Internet
2 7 (3.95%) RS-232
2 7 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.56%) DNS
3 1 (0.56%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (54.80%) SQL Server
2 52 (29.38%) SQL Server 2014
3 23 (12.99%) Big Data
4 15 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (6.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.95%) RDBMS
6 7 (3.95%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.82%) NoSQL
7 5 (2.82%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (2.26%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (1.13%) DB2
9 2 (1.13%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 100 (56.50%) MSTest
2 75 (42.37%) Moq
3 62 (35.03%) Rhino Mocks
4 13 (7.34%) Git (software)
4 13 (7.34%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Blend
6 7 (3.95%) MSI
6 7 (3.95%) NuGet
6 7 (3.95%) Selenium
6 7 (3.95%) WiX
7 5 (2.82%) Octopus Deploy
7 5 (2.82%) SpecFlow
7 5 (2.82%) TeamCity
8 4 (2.26%) SoapUI
9 3 (1.69%) Jenkins
10 2 (1.13%) Cucumber
10 2 (1.13%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.56%) TestNG
11 1 (0.56%) WebDriver
General
1 52 (29.38%) Finance
2 30 (16.95%) Marketing
3 8 (4.52%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.26%) Automotive
4 4 (2.26%) Back Office
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Publishing
5 1 (0.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 144 (81.36%) Developer
2 123 (69.49%) .NET Developer
3 61 (34.46%) C# Developer
4 53 (29.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 35 (19.77%) .NET Software Developer
6 32 (18.08%) Senior Developer
7 28 (15.82%) Senior .NET Developer
8 26 (14.69%) Software Engineer
9 25 (14.12%) .NET Software Engineer
9 25 (14.12%) C# Software Engineer
9 25 (14.12%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 25 (14.12%) Senior C# Developer
10 23 (12.99%) Lead Developer
11 22 (12.43%) Lead .NET Developer
12 21 (11.86%) Lead C# Developer
13 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (6.21%) SQL Developer
15 10 (5.65%) Graduate
15 10 (5.65%) Graduate Developer
16 9 (5.08%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (97.74%) .NET
2 123 (69.49%) WPF
3 93 (52.54%) WCF
4 89 (50.28%) ASP.NET
5 65 (36.72%) Unity DI Container
6 59 (33.33%) Ninject
7 58 (32.77%) WinForms
8 57 (32.20%) ASP.NET MVC
8 57 (32.20%) Spring.NET
9 52 (29.38%) Castle Windsor
10 50 (28.25%) HTML
10 50 (28.25%) XML
11 46 (25.99%) Web Services
12 45 (25.42%) CSS
13 44 (24.86%) LINQ
14 35 (19.77%) jQuery
14 35 (19.77%) WF
15 34 (19.21%) .NET Framework
16 33 (18.64%) Silverlight
17 29 (16.38%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Xbox
2 17 (9.60%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.21%) Tandem
4 9 (5.08%) Streaming Music
5 7 (3.95%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.95%) Industrial Internet of Things
5 7 (3.95%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.26%) Clustering
7 2 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.13%) Social Network
8 1 (0.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.56%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.56%) EMV
8 1 (0.56%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.56%) Replication
8 1 (0.56%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 71 (40.11%) Windows
2 11 (6.21%) Linux
3 7 (3.95%) Mac OS
3 7 (3.95%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 2 (1.13%) Android
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.56%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (71.75%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (59.32%) Scrum
3 100 (56.50%) Continuous Integration
3 100 (56.50%) TDD
4 97 (54.80%) MVC
5 88 (49.72%) MVVM
6 73 (41.24%) Kanban
7 68 (38.42%) Dependency Injection
8 66 (37.29%) Inversion of Control
9 49 (27.68%) OO
10 42 (23.73%) Software Engineering
11 33 (18.64%) UML
12 32 (18.08%) RUP
13 27 (15.25%) Web Application Development
14 25 (14.12%) DSDM
14 25 (14.12%) Service Delivery
14 25 (14.12%) Use Case
15 23 (12.99%) Machine Learning
16 20 (11.30%) Unit Testing
17 19 (10.73%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 163 (92.09%) C#
2 95 (53.67%) SQL
3 49 (27.68%) JavaScript
4 39 (22.03%) C++
5 37 (20.90%) VB.NET
6 35 (19.77%) Java
7 33 (18.64%) T-SQL
7 33 (18.64%) VB
8 31 (17.51%) PL/SQL
9 8 (4.52%) C
9 8 (4.52%) XAML
10 4 (2.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 18 (10.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.56%) CCNA
3 1 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.56%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.56%) MCSE
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.52%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 1 (0.56%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.56%) Cacti
1 1 (0.56%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.56%) Icinga
Vendors
1 23 (12.99%) Google
2 20 (11.30%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.39%) IBM
4 4 (2.26%) Cognos
4 4 (2.26%) Oracle
5 2 (1.13%) Facebook
5 2 (1.13%) Twitter
5 2 (1.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.56%) Cisco
6 1 (0.56%) Rackspace
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