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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 62 83 57
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -26
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 47 15 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.15% 1.19% 3.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 1.40% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 33 7 24
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £25,000 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,000 £53,150
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
1245 1071 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.39% 84.66% 81.30%
Number of salaries quoted 842 687 705
Average salary £41,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.70% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
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 19 September 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 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 59 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (44.55%) C#
2 45 (44.55%) .NET
3 40 (39.60%) JavaScript
4 39 (38.61%) Software Engineering
5 36 (35.64%) Degree
5 36 (35.64%) HTML
5 36 (35.64%) CSS
6 35 (34.65%) C++
7 34 (33.66%) C
8 31 (30.69%) Java
9 26 (25.74%) jQuery
9 26 (25.74%) Hibernate
10 25 (24.75%) WPF
10 25 (24.75%) Computer Science
11 24 (23.76%) TDD
12 23 (22.77%) Subversion
12 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
12 23 (22.77%) Windows
12 23 (22.77%) OOP
13 22 (21.78%) Web Services
14 20 (19.80%) Mathematics
14 20 (19.80%) Spring
14 20 (19.80%) Waterfall
15 19 (18.81%) Visualisation
15 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (18.81%) JBoss
15 19 (18.81%) OpenGL
16 18 (17.82%) Selenium
16 18 (17.82%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 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 12 (11.88%) Apache
2 11 (10.89%) Alfresco
3 5 (4.95%) CMS
4 4 (3.96%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (3.96%) WebSphere
4 4 (3.96%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.98%) TeamSite
5 2 (1.98%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.99%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (16.83%) Ethernet
2 15 (14.85%) HTTP
3 1 (0.99%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.96%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.98%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.99%) Big Data
5 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 23 (22.77%) Visual Studio
1 23 (22.77%) Subversion
2 18 (17.82%) Selenium
3 11 (10.89%) Maven
3 11 (10.89%) Artifactory
3 11 (10.89%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (3.96%) JUnit
6 2 (1.98%) Moq
6 2 (1.98%) MSBuild
6 2 (1.98%) QUnit
6 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.98%) Bugzilla
6 2 (1.98%) Xcode
6 2 (1.98%) NUnit
7 1 (0.99%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.99%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.99%) MSTest
General
1 17 (16.83%) Electronics
2 11 (10.89%) Finance
3 5 (4.95%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 59 (58.42%) Developer
2 33 (32.67%) Software Engineer
3 24 (23.76%) Java Developer
4 15 (14.85%) Principal Engineer
5 14 (13.86%) Principal Software Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Software Developer
7 10 (9.90%) Senior Developer
8 8 (7.92%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.94%) .NET Developer
9 6 (5.94%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.94%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (5.94%) iOS Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Senior iOS Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Senior Web Developer
11 3 (2.97%) Applications Developer
12 2 (1.98%) Analyst
12 2 (1.98%) Test Engineer
12 2 (1.98%) Analyst Programmer
12 2 (1.98%) Programmer
12 2 (1.98%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (44.55%) .NET
2 36 (35.64%) HTML
2 36 (35.64%) CSS
3 26 (25.74%) Hibernate
3 26 (25.74%) jQuery
4 25 (24.75%) WPF
5 22 (21.78%) Web Services
6 20 (19.80%) Spring
7 19 (18.81%) OpenGL
8 17 (16.83%) STL
8 17 (16.83%) MFC
8 17 (16.83%) Qt
8 17 (16.83%) JSON
8 17 (16.83%) Direct3D
9 16 (15.84%) RESTful
10 15 (14.85%) XML
11 11 (10.89%) ASP.NET
11 11 (10.89%) XHTML
11 11 (10.89%) Spring Security
11 11 (10.89%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.75%) Computer Science
2 20 (19.80%) Mathematics
3 19 (18.81%) Visualisation
4 17 (16.83%) CUDA
5 15 (14.85%) Embedded Systems
6 12 (11.88%) Open Source
7 7 (6.93%) Mobile App
8 5 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (3.96%) N-Tier
10 3 (2.97%) Physics
10 3 (2.97%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (1.98%) iPad
11 2 (1.98%) iPhone
12 1 (0.99%) EPoS
12 1 (0.99%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Windows
2 17 (16.83%) UNIX
3 8 (7.92%) Linux
4 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.95%) Mac OS X
6 4 (3.96%) Fedora
6 4 (3.96%) CentOS
6 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (38.61%) Software Engineering
3 24 (23.76%) TDD
4 23 (22.77%) OOP
5 20 (19.80%) Waterfall
6 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (17.82%) Scrum
8 17 (16.83%) Software Architecture
8 17 (16.83%) 3D Visualisation
9 15 (14.85%) Test Automation
9 15 (14.85%) Stress Testing
9 15 (14.85%) OO
9 15 (14.85%) Software Testing
10 12 (11.88%) MVC
10 12 (11.88%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.89%) SOA
11 11 (10.89%) Document Management
11 11 (10.89%) BDD
12 6 (5.94%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (44.55%) C#
2 40 (39.60%) JavaScript
3 35 (34.65%) C++
4 34 (33.66%) C
5 31 (30.69%) Java
6 17 (16.83%) VC++
7 9 (8.91%) SQL
8 6 (5.94%) Objective-C
9 5 (4.95%) VB.NET
10 4 (3.96%) T-SQL
11 2 (1.98%) F#
12 1 (0.99%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.99%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Degree
2 4 (3.96%) GIAC
3 1 (0.99%) ISEB
3 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 19 (18.81%) JBoss
2 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.96%) Dell
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle
4 3 (2.97%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.99%) Infragistics
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Red Gate
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Head Resourcing
Salary: Excellent DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago