The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 61 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 48 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.24% 2.48% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.90% 2.93% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 22
Average salary £38,500 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £21,500 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,750 £42,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 1025 899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.24% 84.71% 78.31%
Number of salaries quoted 821 641 610
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Unit Testing
Scotland

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 30 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
2 51 (46.36%) Java
3 49 (44.55%) HTML
3 49 (44.55%) CSS
4 40 (36.36%) Software Engineering
5 39 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
5 39 (35.45%) Hibernate
5 39 (35.45%) JSON
5 39 (35.45%) C#
5 39 (35.45%) Web Services
6 38 (34.55%) jQuery
6 38 (34.55%) RESTful
7 35 (31.82%) C++
7 35 (31.82%) .NET
8 34 (30.91%) JBoss
8 34 (30.91%) Spring
8 34 (30.91%) User Acceptance Testing
8 34 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
9 32 (29.09%) C
10 31 (28.18%) Scrum
10 31 (28.18%) Open Source
11 27 (24.55%) Gherkin
11 27 (24.55%) Jenkins
11 27 (24.55%) Maven
11 27 (24.55%) Alfresco
11 27 (24.55%) Degree
11 27 (24.55%) Selenium
11 27 (24.55%) XHTML
11 27 (24.55%) SOA
12 26 (23.64%) Spring Security

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 27 (24.55%) Alfresco
2 9 (8.18%) Apache
3 7 (6.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (2.73%) CMS
4 3 (2.73%) IIS
5 2 (1.82%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.91%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.91%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.55%) Ethernet
2 14 (12.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.36%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (6.36%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.55%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.64%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.91%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 27 (24.55%) Jenkins
1 27 (24.55%) Maven
1 27 (24.55%) Selenium
2 26 (23.64%) Artifactory
3 22 (20.00%) Subversion
4 16 (14.55%) Visual Studio
5 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (5.45%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.82%) QUnit
8 1 (0.91%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.91%) InstallShield
8 1 (0.91%) JUnit
8 1 (0.91%) MSTest
8 1 (0.91%) MSBuild
General
1 16 (14.55%) Electronics
2 8 (7.27%) Retail
2 8 (7.27%) Finance
3 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 64 (58.18%) Developer
2 39 (35.45%) Software Engineer
3 38 (34.55%) Java Developer
4 16 (14.55%) Principal Software Engineer
4 16 (14.55%) Senior Developer
4 16 (14.55%) Principal Engineer
5 12 (10.91%) Senior Java Developer
6 7 (6.36%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.36%) C# Developer
6 7 (6.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.45%) Web Developer
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
9 3 (2.73%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.73%) Programmer
9 3 (2.73%) Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) C# Analyst Programmer
9 3 (2.73%) C# Programmer
10 2 (1.82%) Senior Web Developer
10 2 (1.82%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (44.55%) HTML
1 49 (44.55%) CSS
2 39 (35.45%) Hibernate
2 39 (35.45%) JSON
2 39 (35.45%) Web Services
3 38 (34.55%) jQuery
3 38 (34.55%) RESTful
4 35 (31.82%) .NET
5 34 (30.91%) Spring
6 27 (24.55%) Gherkin
6 27 (24.55%) XHTML
7 26 (23.64%) Spring Security
8 23 (20.91%) WPF
9 20 (18.18%) OpenGL
10 16 (14.55%) MFC
10 16 (14.55%) STL
10 16 (14.55%) XML
10 16 (14.55%) HTML5
10 16 (14.55%) Qt
10 16 (14.55%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.18%) Open Source
2 20 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 17 (15.45%) Computer Science
3 17 (15.45%) Mathematics
4 16 (14.55%) CUDA
4 16 (14.55%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (6.36%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.73%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
8 1 (0.91%) GIS
8 1 (0.91%) Physics
8 1 (0.91%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.55%) UNIX
1 16 (14.55%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Linux
3 5 (4.55%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.82%) Android
4 2 (1.82%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.91%) Fedora
5 1 (0.91%) CentOS
5 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.36%) Software Engineering
2 39 (35.45%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (30.91%) User Acceptance Testing
3 34 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
4 31 (28.18%) Scrum
5 27 (24.55%) SOA
6 26 (23.64%) Document Management
6 26 (23.64%) BDD
7 18 (16.36%) Waterfall
7 18 (16.36%) OOP
8 17 (15.45%) TDD
9 16 (14.55%) Software Testing
9 16 (14.55%) Stress Testing
9 16 (14.55%) Software Architecture
9 16 (14.55%) Test Automation
9 16 (14.55%) 3D Visualisation
10 12 (10.91%) OO
11 9 (8.18%) Web Development
12 8 (7.27%) Responsive Web Design
12 8 (7.27%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 56 (50.91%) JavaScript
2 51 (46.36%) Java
3 39 (35.45%) C#
4 35 (31.82%) C++
5 32 (29.09%) C
6 16 (14.55%) VC++
7 11 (10.00%) SQL
8 8 (7.27%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.73%) F#
10 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (24.55%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) ISEB
2 1 (0.91%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
Vendors
1 34 (30.91%) JBoss
2 7 (6.36%) Oracle
3 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.91%) Dell
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