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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 55 74 58
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 49 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.28% 1.73% 3.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.97% 2.03% 3.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 25
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 £34,000 £21,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,000 £41,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
1234 1036 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.65% 85.27% 80.64%
Number of salaries quoted 828 643 694
Average salary £42,500 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.60% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 2 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 46 (42.99%) C#
1 46 (42.99%) JavaScript
2 44 (41.12%) .NET
3 43 (40.19%) Software Engineering
4 39 (36.45%) CSS
4 39 (36.45%) HTML
5 38 (35.51%) Java
6 36 (33.64%) C++
7 33 (30.84%) C
8 31 (28.97%) Degree
9 29 (27.10%) Web Services
10 28 (26.17%) Hibernate
11 27 (25.23%) jQuery
12 26 (24.30%) WPF
12 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (21.50%) Subversion
13 23 (21.50%) JSON
14 22 (20.56%) Spring
14 22 (20.56%) TDD
14 22 (20.56%) RESTful
15 21 (19.63%) Scrum
15 21 (19.63%) Computer Science
15 21 (19.63%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (19.63%) JBoss
16 20 (18.69%) OpenGL
16 20 (18.69%) Visualisation
17 19 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (17.76%) Waterfall
17 19 (17.76%) OOP
18 18 (16.82%) XML

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 13 (12.15%) Alfresco
2 12 (11.21%) Apache
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (4.67%) CMS
5 4 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.74%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.80%) IIS
7 2 (1.87%) TeamSite
Applications
1 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.93%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.95%) Ethernet
2 15 (14.02%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (5.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (5.61%) Oracle Database
3 6 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (21.50%) Subversion
2 18 (16.82%) Selenium
2 18 (16.82%) Visual Studio
3 13 (12.15%) Maven
3 13 (12.15%) Artifactory
3 13 (12.15%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.74%) JUnit
5 4 (3.74%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.87%) Xcode
6 2 (1.87%) NUnit
6 2 (1.87%) QUnit
6 2 (1.87%) Moq
7 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.93%) MSTest
7 1 (0.93%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.93%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (14.95%) Electronics
2 11 (10.28%) Finance
3 7 (6.54%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.87%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 61 (57.01%) Developer
2 37 (34.58%) Software Engineer
3 26 (24.30%) Java Developer
4 17 (15.89%) Principal Engineer
5 16 (14.95%) Principal Software Engineer
6 11 (10.28%) Senior Developer
7 10 (9.35%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.41%) Software Developer
9 8 (7.48%) .NET Developer
9 8 (7.48%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (6.54%) Web Developer
11 5 (4.67%) iOS Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Senior iOS Developer
12 3 (2.80%) C# Programmer
12 3 (2.80%) C# Analyst Programmer
12 3 (2.80%) Applications Developer
12 3 (2.80%) Analyst Programmer
12 3 (2.80%) Programmer
12 3 (2.80%) Analyst
12 3 (2.80%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (41.12%) .NET
2 39 (36.45%) CSS
2 39 (36.45%) HTML
3 29 (27.10%) Web Services
4 28 (26.17%) Hibernate
5 27 (25.23%) jQuery
6 26 (24.30%) WPF
7 23 (21.50%) JSON
8 22 (20.56%) RESTful
8 22 (20.56%) Spring
9 20 (18.69%) OpenGL
10 18 (16.82%) XML
11 16 (14.95%) STL
11 16 (14.95%) MFC
11 16 (14.95%) Qt
11 16 (14.95%) Direct3D
12 13 (12.15%) Gherkin
12 13 (12.15%) Spring Security
12 13 (12.15%) HTML5
12 13 (12.15%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (19.63%) Computer Science
2 20 (18.69%) Visualisation
3 17 (15.89%) Embedded Systems
3 17 (15.89%) Mathematics
4 16 (14.95%) Open Source
4 16 (14.95%) CUDA
5 8 (7.48%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.67%) N-Tier
7 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.87%) iPad
8 2 (1.87%) 3D Graphics
8 2 (1.87%) iPhone
9 1 (0.93%) FMCG
9 1 (0.93%) EPoS
9 1 (0.93%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (16.82%) Windows
2 16 (14.95%) UNIX
3 7 (6.54%) Linux
4 6 (5.61%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.74%) CentOS
5 4 (3.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.74%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.74%) Fedora
6 2 (1.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (40.19%) Software Engineering
2 26 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (20.56%) TDD
4 21 (19.63%) Scrum
4 21 (19.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 19 (17.76%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (17.76%) OOP
5 19 (17.76%) Waterfall
6 17 (15.89%) Stress Testing
6 17 (15.89%) Software Testing
6 17 (15.89%) Test Automation
7 16 (14.95%) Software Architecture
7 16 (14.95%) 3D Visualisation
8 14 (13.08%) OO
9 13 (12.15%) SOA
9 13 (12.15%) Document Management
9 13 (12.15%) BDD
10 12 (11.21%) Mentoring
11 10 (9.35%) MVC
12 8 (7.48%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 46 (42.99%) C#
1 46 (42.99%) JavaScript
2 38 (35.51%) Java
3 36 (33.64%) C++
4 33 (30.84%) C
5 16 (14.95%) VC++
6 10 (9.35%) SQL
7 7 (6.54%) VB.NET
8 5 (4.67%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.80%) F#
10 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.93%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 31 (28.97%) Degree
2 4 (3.74%) GIAC
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 21 (19.63%) JBoss
2 6 (5.61%) Oracle
3 4 (3.74%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.74%) Dell
4 1 (0.93%) Infragistics
4 1 (0.93%) Google
4 1 (0.93%) Red Gate
4 1 (0.93%) Xamarin
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