The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 55 72 52
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -20
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 47 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.19% 1.76% 3.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 2.07% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 27 11 25
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Unit Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1199 1013 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.40% 84.84% 79.47%
Number of salaries quoted 799 629 672
Average salary £42,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.67% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
2 44 (42.72%) C#
3 42 (40.78%) Software Engineering
4 41 (39.81%) .NET
5 39 (37.86%) CSS
5 39 (37.86%) HTML
6 38 (36.89%) Java
7 35 (33.98%) C++
8 32 (31.07%) C
9 31 (30.10%) Degree
10 29 (28.16%) Web Services
11 28 (27.18%) jQuery
11 28 (27.18%) Hibernate
12 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
12 26 (25.24%) WPF
13 24 (23.30%) JSON
14 23 (22.33%) Subversion
14 23 (22.33%) RESTful
15 22 (21.36%) TDD
15 22 (21.36%) Spring
16 21 (20.39%) Computer Science
16 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (20.39%) Scrum
16 21 (20.39%) JBoss
17 20 (19.42%) OpenGL
17 20 (19.42%) Visualisation
18 19 (18.45%) Waterfall
18 19 (18.45%) XML
18 19 (18.45%) OOP
19 18 (17.48%) SQL Server

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Application Platforms
1 13 (12.62%) Alfresco
2 12 (11.65%) Apache
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (4.85%) CMS
5 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.91%) IIS
7 2 (1.94%) TeamSite
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.53%) Ethernet
2 15 (14.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.97%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (17.48%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (6.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (6.80%) Oracle Database
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.88%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.94%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.97%) Big Data
7 1 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Subversion
2 17 (16.50%) Visual Studio
3 15 (14.56%) Selenium
4 13 (12.62%) Artifactory
4 13 (12.62%) Jenkins
4 13 (12.62%) Maven
5 8 (7.77%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.88%) JUnit
6 4 (3.88%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.94%) NUnit
7 2 (1.94%) QUnit
7 2 (1.94%) Moq
8 1 (0.97%) MSTest
8 1 (0.97%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.97%) Xcode
8 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.97%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (15.53%) Electronics
2 10 (9.71%) Finance
3 8 (7.77%) Retail
4 4 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.94%) Banking
6 1 (0.97%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.97%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 58 (56.31%) Developer
2 37 (35.92%) Software Engineer
3 26 (25.24%) Java Developer
4 16 (15.53%) Principal Software Engineer
4 16 (15.53%) Principal Engineer
5 11 (10.68%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.71%) Senior Developer
7 9 (8.74%) .NET Developer
7 9 (8.74%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Web Developer
10 3 (2.91%) C# Programmer
10 3 (2.91%) C# Analyst Programmer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.91%) Senior Web Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Applications Developer
10 3 (2.91%) Analyst
10 3 (2.91%) Analyst Programmer
10 3 (2.91%) Programmer
11 2 (1.94%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (39.81%) .NET
2 39 (37.86%) CSS
2 39 (37.86%) HTML
3 29 (28.16%) Web Services
4 28 (27.18%) jQuery
4 28 (27.18%) Hibernate
5 26 (25.24%) WPF
6 24 (23.30%) JSON
7 23 (22.33%) RESTful
8 22 (21.36%) Spring
9 20 (19.42%) OpenGL
10 19 (18.45%) XML
11 16 (15.53%) STL
11 16 (15.53%) MFC
11 16 (15.53%) Qt
11 16 (15.53%) Direct3D
12 14 (13.59%) HTML5
13 13 (12.62%) Gherkin
13 13 (12.62%) XHTML
13 13 (12.62%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 21 (20.39%) Computer Science
2 20 (19.42%) Visualisation
3 17 (16.50%) Mathematics
4 16 (15.53%) CUDA
4 16 (15.53%) Open Source
4 16 (15.53%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (7.77%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.85%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.94%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.97%) iPad
8 1 (0.97%) iPhone
8 1 (0.97%) FMCG
8 1 (0.97%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 17 (16.50%) Windows
2 16 (15.53%) UNIX
3 7 (6.80%) Linux
4 4 (3.88%) Fedora
4 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.88%) CentOS
4 4 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.91%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.94%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.78%) Software Engineering
2 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.36%) TDD
4 21 (20.39%) User Acceptance Testing
4 21 (20.39%) Scrum
5 19 (18.45%) Waterfall
5 19 (18.45%) OOP
6 18 (17.48%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (15.53%) Stress Testing
7 16 (15.53%) Software Testing
7 16 (15.53%) Software Architecture
7 16 (15.53%) Test Automation
7 16 (15.53%) 3D Visualisation
8 14 (13.59%) OO
9 13 (12.62%) BDD
9 13 (12.62%) SOA
9 13 (12.62%) Document Management
10 9 (8.74%) MVC
11 8 (7.77%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (6.80%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (44.66%) JavaScript
2 44 (42.72%) C#
3 38 (36.89%) Java
4 35 (33.98%) C++
5 32 (31.07%) C
6 16 (15.53%) VC++
7 11 (10.68%) SQL
8 8 (7.77%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.91%) F#
10 2 (1.94%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (30.10%) Degree
2 4 (3.88%) GIAC
3 1 (0.97%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.97%) SLA
Vendors
1 21 (20.39%) JBoss
2 7 (6.80%) Oracle
3 4 (3.88%) Dell
4 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.97%) Red Gate
5 1 (0.97%) Google
5 1 (0.97%) Infragistics
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