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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 47 60 53
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 50 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.67% 3.26% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 3.91% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 38 29 30
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,600 £51,250
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
1149 1125 957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.30% 83.46% 82.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 738 616
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £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 30 January 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 81 (72.32%) C#
2 75 (66.96%) .NET
3 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (47.32%) JavaScript
5 49 (43.75%) HTML
6 47 (41.96%) CSS
7 38 (33.93%) TDD
8 37 (33.04%) Visual Studio
9 36 (32.14%) C++
10 35 (31.25%) Degree
11 34 (30.36%) OOP
12 33 (29.46%) Windows
13 30 (26.79%) MVC
13 30 (26.79%) WPF
14 29 (25.89%) Computer Science
14 29 (25.89%) jQuery
14 29 (25.89%) OO
15 27 (24.11%) C
15 27 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
16 26 (23.21%) Mathematics
17 25 (22.32%) Subversion
18 24 (21.43%) Finance
19 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
20 22 (19.64%) UNIX
20 22 (19.64%) Scrum
20 22 (19.64%) REST
21 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
22 20 (17.86%) Linux
22 20 (17.86%) .NET Framework

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (8.04%) Node.js
2 8 (7.14%) CMS
3 6 (5.36%) IIS
3 6 (5.36%) WordPress
3 6 (5.36%) Umbraco
3 6 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.68%) Oracle Workflow
5 3 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (2.68%) Apache
5 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) JBoss
7 1 (0.89%) Mule
7 1 (0.89%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.89%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.89%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (8.04%) GIMP
1 9 (8.04%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.46%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.79%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.96%) Ethernet
2 11 (9.82%) HTTP
3 1 (0.89%) ASN.1
3 1 (0.89%) Intranet
3 1 (0.89%) SMTP
3 1 (0.89%) SNMP
3 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (20.54%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) Relational Database
2 5 (4.46%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (2.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.79%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.89%) Big Data
6 1 (0.89%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 37 (33.04%) Visual Studio
2 25 (22.32%) Subversion
3 19 (16.96%) Git (software)
3 19 (16.96%) Selenium
4 15 (13.39%) Appium
5 10 (8.93%) NUnit
5 10 (8.93%) Mercurial
6 9 (8.04%) Moq
6 9 (8.04%) QUnit
6 9 (8.04%) Jasmine
6 9 (8.04%) Grunt
6 9 (8.04%) PhantomJS
7 6 (5.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (4.46%) JUnit
9 3 (2.68%) Xcode
10 2 (1.79%) Bugzilla
10 2 (1.79%) Mockito
10 2 (1.79%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.89%) MSBuild
11 1 (0.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (21.43%) Finance
2 19 (16.96%) Electronics
3 11 (9.82%) Marketing
3 11 (9.82%) Games
4 5 (4.46%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.57%) Banking
6 3 (2.68%) Retail
6 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 80 (71.43%) Developer
2 25 (22.32%) Senior Developer
2 25 (22.32%) Software Developer
3 21 (18.75%) Software Engineer
4 17 (15.18%) iOS Developer
5 15 (13.39%) C# Developer
6 12 (10.71%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Senior iOS Developer
8 9 (8.04%) C# .NET Developer
8 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 8 (7.14%) Web Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Lead Software Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Software Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior C# Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 4 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (66.96%) .NET
2 49 (43.75%) HTML
3 47 (41.96%) CSS
4 30 (26.79%) WPF
5 29 (25.89%) jQuery
6 22 (19.64%) REST
7 21 (18.75%) ASP.NET
8 20 (17.86%) .NET Framework
9 19 (16.96%) Qt
9 19 (16.96%) Direct3D
9 19 (16.96%) STL
9 19 (16.96%) MFC
9 19 (16.96%) OpenGL
10 17 (15.18%) Sass
11 16 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (13.39%) HTML5
12 15 (13.39%) Web Services
13 13 (11.61%) RESTful
14 11 (9.82%) Backbone.js
14 11 (9.82%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.89%) Computer Science
2 26 (23.21%) Mathematics
3 20 (17.86%) Visualisation
4 19 (16.96%) CUDA
5 8 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 8 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (6.25%) N-Tier
7 6 (5.36%) Physics
7 6 (5.36%) iPad
7 6 (5.36%) Inversion of Control
8 5 (4.46%) User Experience
9 4 (3.57%) iPhone
10 3 (2.68%) GIS
10 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (1.79%) Xbox
12 1 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.89%) Cryptography
12 1 (0.89%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (29.46%) Windows
2 22 (19.64%) UNIX
3 20 (17.86%) Linux
4 11 (9.82%) Mac OS X
5 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.68%) CentOS
6 3 (2.68%) Fedora
7 1 (0.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (55.36%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (33.93%) TDD
3 34 (30.36%) OOP
4 30 (26.79%) MVC
5 29 (25.89%) OO
6 27 (24.11%) Continuous Integration
6 27 (24.11%) Software Engineering
7 22 (19.64%) Scrum
8 20 (17.86%) Mentoring
9 19 (16.96%) Linear Algebra
9 19 (16.96%) Software Architecture
9 19 (16.96%) Waterfall
9 19 (16.96%) 3D Visualisation
10 17 (15.18%) iOS Development
11 10 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
12 9 (8.04%) OpenUP
13 8 (7.14%) Embedded Software Development
14 5 (4.46%) Workflow
15 4 (3.57%) CRM
15 4 (3.57%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 81 (72.32%) C#
2 53 (47.32%) JavaScript
3 36 (32.14%) C++
4 27 (24.11%) C
5 19 (16.96%) VC++
6 17 (15.18%) Objective-C
7 13 (11.61%) Java
8 9 (8.04%) ActionScript
9 8 (7.14%) SQL
10 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.68%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.68%) Python
12 2 (1.79%) F#
13 1 (0.89%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.89%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.89%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 35 (31.25%) Degree
2 3 (2.68%) GIAC
3 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.68%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.79%) QA
3 1 (0.89%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) SCCM
1 1 (0.89%) SCOM
1 1 (0.89%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.89%) OpenView
Vendors
1 19 (16.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.04%) Xamarin
3 8 (7.14%) Oracle
4 4 (3.57%) Infragistics
4 4 (3.57%) Google
4 4 (3.57%) Red Gate
4 4 (3.57%) Kony
5 3 (2.68%) Dell
6 2 (1.79%) Cognos
6 2 (1.79%) Sybase
7 1 (0.89%) Lotus
7 1 (0.89%) HP
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