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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 51 69 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 55 36 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.92% 2.52% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.56% 3.05% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 43 24 30
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,250 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1206 1181 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 85.96% 82.59% 83.42%
Number of salaries quoted 807 765 630
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 24 December 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 75 (70.75%) C#
2 69 (65.09%) .NET
3 50 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (44.34%) HTML
5 46 (43.40%) CSS
6 34 (32.08%) Visual Studio
6 34 (32.08%) Degree
7 33 (31.13%) C++
8 31 (29.25%) OOP
9 30 (28.30%) Windows
10 29 (27.36%) OO
11 28 (26.42%) MVC
11 28 (26.42%) TDD
11 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
11 28 (26.42%) jQuery
12 27 (25.47%) Computer Science
12 27 (25.47%) WPF
13 26 (24.53%) C
14 24 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
15 23 (21.70%) Mathematics
16 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
16 22 (20.75%) Subversion
17 21 (19.81%) Linux
17 21 (19.81%) REST
18 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
18 19 (17.92%) Finance
19 18 (16.98%) UNIX
19 18 (16.98%) Mentoring

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (8.49%) CMS
2 7 (6.60%) IIS
2 7 (6.60%) Apache
2 7 (6.60%) Node.js
3 6 (5.66%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (5.66%) Umbraco
3 6 (5.66%) WordPress
4 5 (4.72%) WebSphere
4 5 (4.72%) JBoss
5 4 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.89%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.94%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.94%) Mule
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Photoshop
1 7 (6.60%) GIMP
2 5 (4.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.09%) Ethernet
2 15 (14.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) SNMP
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.94%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.72%) Hadoop
4 4 (3.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.89%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.89%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.94%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 34 (32.08%) Visual Studio
2 22 (20.75%) Subversion
3 17 (16.04%) Selenium
3 17 (16.04%) Git (software)
4 14 (13.21%) Appium
5 10 (9.43%) NUnit
6 9 (8.49%) Moq
6 9 (8.49%) QUnit
7 8 (7.55%) Mercurial
8 7 (6.60%) Jasmine
8 7 (6.60%) Grunt
8 7 (6.60%) PhantomJS
9 5 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (4.72%) JUnit
10 3 (2.83%) Xcode
11 2 (1.89%) Bugzilla
12 1 (0.94%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.94%) Eclipse
12 1 (0.94%) Mockito
12 1 (0.94%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (17.92%) Finance
2 16 (15.09%) Electronics
3 9 (8.49%) Games
3 9 (8.49%) Marketing
4 2 (1.89%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.89%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (73.58%) Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Software Developer
2 23 (21.70%) Senior Developer
3 20 (18.87%) Software Engineer
4 16 (15.09%) iOS Developer
5 14 (13.21%) C# Developer
6 10 (9.43%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Senior iOS Developer
7 9 (8.49%) Front-End Developer
8 8 (7.55%) C# .NET Developer
8 8 (7.55%) Java Developer
8 8 (7.55%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.66%) Lead Software Developer
10 5 (4.72%) Senior C# Developer
11 4 (3.77%) C# Software Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Applications Developer
11 4 (3.77%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 3 (2.83%) Principal Engineer
12 3 (2.83%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (65.09%) .NET
2 47 (44.34%) HTML
3 46 (43.40%) CSS
4 28 (26.42%) jQuery
5 27 (25.47%) WPF
6 22 (20.75%) ASP.NET
7 21 (19.81%) REST
8 17 (16.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (15.09%) Qt
9 16 (15.09%) Direct3D
9 16 (15.09%) Web Services
9 16 (15.09%) MFC
9 16 (15.09%) .NET Framework
9 16 (15.09%) OpenGL
9 16 (15.09%) STL
10 13 (12.26%) HTML5
11 11 (10.38%) Backbone.js
11 11 (10.38%) Sass
11 11 (10.38%) AngularJS
12 10 (9.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.47%) Computer Science
2 23 (21.70%) Mathematics
3 17 (16.04%) Visualisation
4 16 (15.09%) CUDA
5 8 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (6.60%) Mobile App
6 7 (6.60%) N-Tier
7 6 (5.66%) Physics
7 6 (5.66%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (5.66%) iPad
8 4 (3.77%) iPhone
9 3 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
9 3 (2.83%) User Experience
9 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.89%) Xbox
11 1 (0.94%) EPoS
11 1 (0.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.30%) Windows
2 21 (19.81%) Linux
3 18 (16.98%) UNIX
4 11 (10.38%) Apple iOS
4 11 (10.38%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.77%) Fedora
5 4 (3.77%) CentOS
5 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (47.17%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (29.25%) OOP
3 29 (27.36%) OO
4 28 (26.42%) TDD
4 28 (26.42%) MVC
4 28 (26.42%) Software Engineering
5 24 (22.64%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.98%) Mentoring
7 17 (16.04%) Scrum
8 16 (15.09%) Software Architecture
8 16 (15.09%) Linear Algebra
8 16 (15.09%) 3D Visualisation
8 16 (15.09%) iOS Development
8 16 (15.09%) Waterfall
9 10 (9.43%) Dependency Injection
10 8 (7.55%) Embedded Software Development
11 7 (6.60%) OpenUP
12 4 (3.77%) Information Security
12 4 (3.77%) MVVM
12 4 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 75 (70.75%) C#
2 50 (47.17%) JavaScript
3 33 (31.13%) C++
4 26 (24.53%) C
5 16 (15.09%) VC++
5 16 (15.09%) Objective-C
6 14 (13.21%) Java
7 7 (6.60%) ActionScript
8 5 (4.72%) SQL
9 3 (2.83%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.83%) Python
10 2 (1.89%) F#
10 2 (1.89%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.94%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.94%) Embedded C++
11 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 34 (32.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.77%) GIAC
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.94%) OpenView
1 1 (0.94%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.94%) SCCM
1 1 (0.94%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.77%) Kony
3 4 (3.77%) Oracle
3 4 (3.77%) Dell
3 4 (3.77%) Infragistics
3 4 (3.77%) Google
3 4 (3.77%) Red Gate
4 2 (1.89%) Sybase
5 1 (0.94%) Cognos
5 1 (0.94%) HP
5 1 (0.94%) Lotus
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