The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stockport 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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Manchester > Stockport
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 25 35
Rank change year-on-year -11 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 15 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stockport 5.58% 4.55% 4.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.93% 4.79% 5.39%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 9
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.28%  
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 Stockport with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Stockport
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 253 146 167
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stockport 94.05% 94.81% 90.76%
Number of salaries quoted 924 604 704
Stockport median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £56,250
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Stockport

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

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing 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 in Stockport.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Stockport

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Stockport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Stockport over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Stockport

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Stockport region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (90.91%) SQL
3 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
4 15 (68.18%) J2EE
4 15 (68.18%) Java
5 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
6 13 (59.09%) jQuery
6 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
7 12 (54.55%) iPad
8 11 (50.00%) Node.js
8 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
8 11 (50.00%) Oracle
8 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
9 10 (45.45%) HTML
9 10 (45.45%) Spring
9 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
10 8 (36.36%) Ajax
11 7 (31.82%) TDD
11 7 (31.82%) CSS
11 7 (31.82%) JSP
11 7 (31.82%) JIRA
11 7 (31.82%) CSS3
11 7 (31.82%) HTML5
12 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
12 6 (27.27%) QA
12 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
12 6 (27.27%) Virtual Team
13 5 (22.73%) .NET Core
13 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Core
13 5 (22.73%) AWS CloudFormation

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stockport 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 11 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 10 (45.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) AWS CloudFormation
1 5 (22.73%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (22.73%) gulp
2 5 (22.73%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 20 (90.91%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Java Developer
3 11 (50.00%) Angular Developer
4 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
5 7 (31.82%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Node.js Developer
7 1 (4.55%) iOS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) J2EE
2 14 (63.64%) AngularJS
3 13 (59.09%) Hibernate
3 13 (59.09%) jQuery
4 11 (50.00%) Node.js
5 10 (45.45%) HTML
5 10 (45.45%) Spring
6 8 (36.36%) Ajax
7 7 (31.82%) CSS
7 7 (31.82%) CSS3
7 7 (31.82%) HTML5
7 7 (31.82%) JSP
8 5 (22.73%) .NET
8 5 (22.73%) .NET Core
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Core
8 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (22.73%) RESTful
8 5 (22.73%) Sass
8 5 (22.73%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (54.55%) iPad
2 6 (27.27%) Virtual Team
3 2 (9.09%) User Experience
4 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) iPhone
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) Multithreading
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 6 (27.27%) Test Automation
5 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (22.73%) MVC
5 5 (22.73%) Progressive Enhancement
5 5 (22.73%) Refactoring
5 5 (22.73%) SMACSS
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) OO
8 1 (4.55%) iOS Development
8 1 (4.55%) Kanban
8 1 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.55%) SDLC
8 1 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.55%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) SQL
2 17 (77.27%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) Java
4 5 (22.73%) C#
4 5 (22.73%) C++
4 5 (22.73%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) QA
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle