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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 45 48 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.06% 3.25% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.45% 3.80% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 16
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,300 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
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
1306 1264 1036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 88.84% 85.64% 85.83%
Number of salaries quoted 833 830 646
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
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 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%

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 3 August 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 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 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) TDD
2 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
3 35 (49.30%) HTML
4 34 (47.89%) CSS
5 32 (45.07%) .NET
6 31 (43.66%) C#
7 26 (36.62%) RESTful
8 23 (32.39%) HTML5
8 23 (32.39%) SDLC
8 23 (32.39%) MVC
8 23 (32.39%) Finance
9 22 (30.99%) Software Engineering
9 22 (30.99%) Degree
10 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
10 21 (29.58%) C++
10 21 (29.58%) Waterfall
10 21 (29.58%) Visualisation
11 20 (28.17%) Visual Studio
11 20 (28.17%) Mathematics
11 20 (28.17%) Subversion
12 19 (26.76%) Banking
12 19 (26.76%) jQuery
12 19 (26.76%) Windows
12 19 (26.76%) Sass
12 19 (26.76%) LESS
13 18 (25.35%) AngularJS
13 18 (25.35%) Software Architecture
13 18 (25.35%) Linear Algebra
13 18 (25.35%) 3D Visualisation

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 7 (9.86%) JBoss
1 7 (9.86%) Alfresco
2 3 (4.23%) CMS
2 3 (4.23%) Node.js
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.41%) nginx
3 1 (1.41%) Apache
3 1 (1.41%) SAS
3 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (1.41%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.41%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.23%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.82%) IaaS
4 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (25.35%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.82%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.41%) QlikView
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Visual Studio
1 20 (28.17%) Subversion
2 12 (16.90%) Selenium
3 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
4 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
5 7 (9.86%) Maven
5 7 (9.86%) Artifactory
6 4 (5.63%) QUnit
6 4 (5.63%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.23%) JUnit
7 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
7 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (4.23%) Grunt
8 2 (2.82%) WebStorm
8 2 (2.82%) gulp
8 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.41%) Checkstyle
9 1 (1.41%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.41%) Mockito
9 1 (1.41%) Rational DOORS
General
1 23 (32.39%) Finance
2 19 (26.76%) Banking
3 18 (25.35%) Electronics
4 16 (22.54%) Telecoms
5 7 (9.86%) Games
6 1 (1.41%) Military
6 1 (1.41%) Retail
6 1 (1.41%) Marketing
6 1 (1.41%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 34 (47.89%) Developer
2 21 (29.58%) Software Engineer
3 11 (15.49%) Web Developer
4 8 (11.27%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.86%) .NET Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Open Source Developer
6 6 (8.45%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.63%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Programmer
9 2 (2.82%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.82%) Java Team Leader
9 2 (2.82%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Python Developer
10 1 (1.41%) .NET Programmer
10 1 (1.41%) JavaScript Developer
10 1 (1.41%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (49.30%) HTML
2 34 (47.89%) CSS
3 32 (45.07%) .NET
4 26 (36.62%) RESTful
5 23 (32.39%) HTML5
6 19 (26.76%) jQuery
6 19 (26.76%) Sass
6 19 (26.76%) LESS
7 18 (25.35%) AngularJS
7 18 (25.35%) MFC
7 18 (25.35%) STL
8 12 (16.90%) Web Services
9 10 (14.08%) OpenGL
9 10 (14.08%) Hibernate
9 10 (14.08%) WinForms
9 10 (14.08%) Spring
9 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.08%) JSON
9 10 (14.08%) Qt
10 9 (12.68%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 21 (29.58%) Computer Science
1 21 (29.58%) Visualisation
2 20 (28.17%) Mathematics
3 9 (12.68%) CUDA
3 9 (12.68%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (7.04%) Algorithms
5 3 (4.23%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (26.76%) Windows
2 10 (14.08%) Linux
2 10 (14.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (90.14%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (57.75%) TDD
3 23 (32.39%) MVC
3 23 (32.39%) SDLC
4 22 (30.99%) Software Engineering
5 21 (29.58%) Waterfall
6 18 (25.35%) Software Architecture
6 18 (25.35%) Linear Algebra
6 18 (25.35%) 3D Visualisation
6 18 (25.35%) OOP
7 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (16.90%) Scrum
8 10 (14.08%) OOD
8 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (12.68%) Open Source
9 9 (12.68%) OOA/OOD
9 9 (12.68%) UML
10 7 (9.86%) SOA
10 7 (9.86%) Document Management
10 7 (9.86%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (57.75%) JavaScript
2 31 (43.66%) C#
3 21 (29.58%) C++
4 18 (25.35%) VC++
4 18 (25.35%) C
5 17 (23.94%) Java
6 5 (7.04%) SQL
7 3 (4.23%) Python
8 1 (1.41%) MATLAB
8 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.41%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.41%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) PHP
8 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (30.99%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.49%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (5.63%) Oracle
2 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.41%) Teradata
2 1 (1.41%) Twitter
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