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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 43 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -18
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 57 28 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.40% 2.05% 3.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 2.32% 4.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 34
Median salary £45,000 £39,250 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.64% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,500 £31,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
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
1164 1205 1460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 89.81% 88.41% 87.43%
Number of salaries quoted 745 720 948
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £59,550
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 May 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 75 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 57 (61.29%) Java
4 53 (56.99%) HTML
5 50 (53.76%) JSON
6 49 (52.69%) CSS
7 47 (50.54%) Scrum
8 45 (48.39%) jQuery
9 43 (46.24%) Web Services
10 39 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (39.78%) RESTful
11 37 (39.78%) Maven
12 36 (38.71%) Spring
13 34 (36.56%) Artifactory
14 33 (35.48%) XHTML
15 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
15 32 (34.41%) Open Source
15 32 (34.41%) BDD
16 31 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
16 31 (33.33%) Selenium
16 31 (33.33%) Spring Security
16 31 (33.33%) Alfresco
16 31 (33.33%) Gherkin
16 31 (33.33%) JBoss
16 31 (33.33%) SOA
16 31 (33.33%) C#
16 31 (33.33%) Hibernate
16 31 (33.33%) Document Management
17 30 (32.26%) .NET
18 26 (27.96%) Open Source Development

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 31 (33.33%) Alfresco
1 31 (33.33%) JBoss
2 11 (11.83%) CMS
3 2 (2.15%) Node.js
3 2 (2.15%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.08%) Apache
4 1 (1.08%) SAS
4 1 (1.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.23%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.53%) GitHub
2 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) SaaS
4 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.53%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.08%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.08%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.08%) MS Access
4 1 (1.08%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.08%) QlikView
4 1 (1.08%) Redis
4 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 37 (39.78%) Maven
2 34 (36.56%) Artifactory
3 32 (34.41%) Jenkins
4 31 (33.33%) Selenium
5 14 (15.05%) Visual Studio
6 13 (13.98%) Eclipse
7 10 (10.75%) Subversion
8 8 (8.60%) Grunt
8 8 (8.60%) gulp
9 7 (7.53%) WebStorm
10 5 (5.38%) JUnit
11 4 (4.30%) Eclipse RCP
12 3 (3.23%) Git (software)
13 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (1.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
14 1 (1.08%) Checkstyle
14 1 (1.08%) FindBugs
14 1 (1.08%) JIRA
14 1 (1.08%) ReSharper
14 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (16.13%) Banking
2 10 (10.75%) Finance
3 6 (6.45%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Marketing
5 2 (2.15%) Games
6 1 (1.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 73 (78.49%) Developer
2 34 (36.56%) Java Developer
3 26 (27.96%) Open Source Developer
4 15 (16.13%) Senior Developer
5 14 (15.05%) Software Developer
6 10 (10.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 8 (8.60%) .NET Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Web Developer
8 7 (7.53%) Android Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 7 (7.53%) Senior Software Engineer
8 7 (7.53%) Software Engineer
9 6 (6.45%) C# Developer
10 5 (5.38%) Team Leader
11 4 (4.30%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Java Team Leader
11 4 (4.30%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Lead Developer
11 4 (4.30%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (56.99%) HTML
2 50 (53.76%) JSON
3 49 (52.69%) CSS
4 45 (48.39%) jQuery
5 43 (46.24%) Web Services
6 37 (39.78%) RESTful
7 36 (38.71%) Spring
8 33 (35.48%) XHTML
9 31 (33.33%) Gherkin
9 31 (33.33%) Hibernate
9 31 (33.33%) Spring Security
10 30 (32.26%) .NET
11 24 (25.81%) XML
12 21 (22.58%) SOAP
13 13 (13.98%) ASP.NET
14 11 (11.83%) REST
15 9 (9.68%) LINQ
15 9 (9.68%) Sass
16 8 (8.60%) ASP.NET MVC
16 8 (8.60%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.35%) Mobile App
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.30%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (3.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.15%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.15%) PACS
6 1 (1.08%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.08%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 12 (12.90%) Android
2 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.23%) Unix
4 2 (2.15%) Linux
4 2 (2.15%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (50.54%) Scrum
3 39 (41.94%) Continuous Integration
4 32 (34.41%) BDD
4 32 (34.41%) Open Source
5 31 (33.33%) Document Management
5 31 (33.33%) SOA
5 31 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 26 (27.96%) Open Source Development
7 25 (26.88%) OO
8 22 (23.66%) Software Engineering
9 20 (21.51%) TDD
10 16 (17.20%) MVC
11 12 (12.90%) Web Development
12 9 (9.68%) Android Development
12 9 (9.68%) Mobile Development
12 9 (9.68%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (8.60%) Memory Management
13 8 (8.60%) Mentoring
13 8 (8.60%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 62 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 57 (61.29%) Java
3 31 (33.33%) C#
4 11 (11.83%) Python
4 11 (11.83%) SQL
5 9 (9.68%) T-SQL
6 6 (6.45%) C++
7 4 (4.30%) Ruby
8 3 (3.23%) VB
8 3 (3.23%) VB6
9 2 (2.15%) C
10 1 (1.08%) Go
10 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.08%) Perl
10 1 (1.08%) PHP
10 1 (1.08%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.08%) VBA
Qualifications
1 22 (23.66%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.60%) Degree
3 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.08%) Ansible
2 1 (1.08%) HP Fortify
2 1 (1.08%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.53%) Oracle
3 1 (1.08%) Adobe
3 1 (1.08%) Facebook
3 1 (1.08%) HP
3 1 (1.08%) Teradata
3 1 (1.08%) Twitter
3 1 (1.08%) Xamarin
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Core Bens + Flexi Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago