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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 58 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 49 47 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.08% 3.19% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 3.78% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 11
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £33,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1405 1244 1029
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.36% 84.45% 86.18%
Number of salaries quoted 893 823 640
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 65 (89.04%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (58.90%) JavaScript
3 39 (53.42%) TDD
4 37 (50.68%) HTML
4 37 (50.68%) CSS
5 29 (39.73%) C#
5 29 (39.73%) .NET
6 28 (38.36%) RESTful
7 23 (31.51%) MVC
8 22 (30.14%) Software Engineering
8 22 (30.14%) Degree
9 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
9 21 (28.77%) Finance
9 21 (28.77%) Java
10 20 (27.40%) C++
10 20 (27.40%) Mathematics
10 20 (27.40%) jQuery
10 20 (27.40%) HTML5
10 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
10 20 (27.40%) SDLC
11 19 (26.03%) Waterfall
11 19 (26.03%) Visualisation
12 18 (24.66%) LESS
12 18 (24.66%) Banking
12 18 (24.66%) Visual Studio
12 18 (24.66%) Windows
13 17 (23.29%) STL
13 17 (23.29%) Subversion
13 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
13 17 (23.29%) Sass

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 11 (15.07%) JBoss
1 11 (15.07%) Alfresco
2 3 (4.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Node.js
4 1 (1.37%) nginx
4 1 (1.37%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.92%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.74%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.37%) QlikView
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 18 (24.66%) Visual Studio
2 17 (23.29%) Subversion
3 14 (19.18%) Selenium
3 14 (19.18%) Jenkins
4 12 (16.44%) Git (software)
5 11 (15.07%) Maven
5 11 (15.07%) Artifactory
6 3 (4.11%) QUnit
6 3 (4.11%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.74%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.74%) JUnit
7 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (2.74%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.74%) WebStorm
7 2 (2.74%) Grunt
7 2 (2.74%) gulp
8 1 (1.37%) FindBugs
8 1 (1.37%) Clang
8 1 (1.37%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (28.77%) Finance
2 18 (24.66%) Banking
3 16 (21.92%) Electronics
4 15 (20.55%) Telecoms
5 6 (8.22%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Military
6 1 (1.37%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Developer
2 20 (27.40%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.07%) Java Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Open Source Developer
4 10 (13.70%) Web Developer
5 7 (9.59%) .NET Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 3 (4.11%) Senior Web Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Programmer
8 2 (2.74%) Lead Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.74%) Front-End Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (2.74%) Senior .NET Developer
8 2 (2.74%) Python Developer
9 1 (1.37%) UI Programmer
9 1 (1.37%) Lead Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (50.68%) HTML
1 37 (50.68%) CSS
2 29 (39.73%) .NET
3 28 (38.36%) RESTful
4 20 (27.40%) jQuery
4 20 (27.40%) HTML5
4 20 (27.40%) AngularJS
5 18 (24.66%) LESS
6 17 (23.29%) STL
6 17 (23.29%) Sass
7 16 (21.92%) Web Services
7 16 (21.92%) MFC
8 14 (19.18%) JSON
9 13 (17.81%) Spring
9 13 (17.81%) Hibernate
10 11 (15.07%) XHTML
10 11 (15.07%) ASP.NET
10 11 (15.07%) Spring Security
10 11 (15.07%) WinForms
10 11 (15.07%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.77%) Computer Science
2 20 (27.40%) Mathematics
3 19 (26.03%) Visualisation
4 10 (13.70%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (9.59%) Algorithms
6 6 (8.22%) CUDA
7 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.37%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 12 (16.44%) Linux
3 7 (9.59%) UNIX
4 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (89.04%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (53.42%) TDD
3 23 (31.51%) MVC
4 22 (30.14%) Software Engineering
5 20 (27.40%) SDLC
6 19 (26.03%) Waterfall
7 17 (23.29%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (21.92%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (21.92%) Linear Algebra
8 16 (21.92%) Software Architecture
8 16 (21.92%) OOP
9 15 (20.55%) Scrum
10 14 (19.18%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (17.81%) Open Source
12 11 (15.07%) OOD
12 11 (15.07%) SOA
12 11 (15.07%) Document Management
12 11 (15.07%) BDD
13 10 (13.70%) OOA/OOD
13 10 (13.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.90%) JavaScript
2 29 (39.73%) C#
3 21 (28.77%) Java
4 20 (27.40%) C++
5 16 (21.92%) C
5 16 (21.92%) VC++
6 5 (6.85%) SQL
7 3 (4.11%) Python
8 1 (1.37%) VB6
8 1 (1.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.37%) VB
8 1 (1.37%) Perl
8 1 (1.37%) PHP
8 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.37%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (30.14%) Degree
2 11 (15.07%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle
2 1 (1.37%) Twitter
2 1 (1.37%) Teradata
2 1 (1.37%) Microsoft
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