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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 60 58 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 40 54 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.79% 3.47% 3.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 4.00% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 27 31 24
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £34,500 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +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
1257 1349 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.72% 86.75% 84.60%
Number of salaries quoted 788 880 593
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +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 6 July 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 70 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (58.97%) TDD
2 46 (58.97%) JavaScript
3 39 (50.00%) HTML
4 37 (47.44%) .NET
4 37 (47.44%) CSS
5 36 (46.15%) C#
6 29 (37.18%) Finance
6 29 (37.18%) HTML5
7 28 (35.90%) RESTful
7 28 (35.90%) MVC
8 26 (33.33%) SDLC
9 24 (30.77%) Sass
10 23 (29.49%) LESS
10 23 (29.49%) Software Engineering
10 23 (29.49%) Degree
11 22 (28.21%) Banking
11 22 (28.21%) C++
12 21 (26.92%) Subversion
12 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
12 21 (26.92%) Waterfall
12 21 (26.92%) Visualisation
13 20 (25.64%) Mathematics
13 20 (25.64%) Visual Studio
14 19 (24.36%) Windows
14 19 (24.36%) Telecoms
14 19 (24.36%) jQuery
15 18 (23.08%) Software Architecture
15 18 (23.08%) AngularJS
15 18 (23.08%) 3D Visualisation

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 4 (5.13%) JBoss
1 4 (5.13%) Alfresco
1 4 (5.13%) Node.js
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.28%) nginx
4 1 (1.28%) Apache
4 1 (1.28%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
1 2 (2.56%) GIMP
2 1 (1.28%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.28%) QlikView
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (26.92%) Subversion
2 20 (25.64%) Visual Studio
3 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 11 (14.10%) Selenium
5 7 (8.97%) Jenkins
6 5 (6.41%) QUnit
6 5 (6.41%) Jasmine
7 4 (5.13%) Artifactory
7 4 (5.13%) Maven
7 4 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (5.13%) Grunt
8 2 (2.56%) PhantomJS
8 2 (2.56%) Appium
8 2 (2.56%) WebStorm
8 2 (2.56%) gulp
8 2 (2.56%) Mercurial
8 2 (2.56%) Mockito
8 2 (2.56%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.56%) JUnit
9 1 (1.28%) Checkstyle
General
1 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 22 (28.21%) Banking
3 19 (24.36%) Telecoms
4 18 (23.08%) Electronics
5 8 (10.26%) Games
6 2 (2.56%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Marketing
7 1 (1.28%) Avionics
7 1 (1.28%) Military
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 38 (48.72%) Developer
2 22 (28.21%) Software Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Web Developer
4 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
4 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Java Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Open Source Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Front-End Web Developer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Programmer
9 2 (2.56%) Software Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Analyst
9 2 (2.56%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Senior .NET Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Python Developer
9 2 (2.56%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (2.56%) C# Developer
9 2 (2.56%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (50.00%) HTML
2 37 (47.44%) .NET
2 37 (47.44%) CSS
3 29 (37.18%) HTML5
4 28 (35.90%) RESTful
5 24 (30.77%) Sass
6 23 (29.49%) LESS
7 19 (24.36%) jQuery
8 18 (23.08%) STL
8 18 (23.08%) MFC
8 18 (23.08%) AngularJS
9 14 (17.95%) OpenGL
9 14 (17.95%) Qt
10 13 (16.67%) WPF
10 13 (16.67%) Direct3D
11 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET
12 9 (11.54%) Web Services
13 7 (8.97%) JSON
13 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 6 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 21 (26.92%) Computer Science
1 21 (26.92%) Visualisation
2 20 (25.64%) Mathematics
3 13 (16.67%) CUDA
4 5 (6.41%) Embedded Systems
5 3 (3.85%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
7 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.28%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.28%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.28%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.36%) Windows
2 15 (19.23%) UNIX
3 6 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (89.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (58.97%) TDD
3 28 (35.90%) MVC
4 26 (33.33%) SDLC
5 23 (29.49%) Software Engineering
6 21 (26.92%) Waterfall
7 18 (23.08%) Linear Algebra
7 18 (23.08%) 3D Visualisation
7 18 (23.08%) Software Architecture
7 18 (23.08%) OOP
8 13 (16.67%) Scrum
9 11 (14.10%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (8.97%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.69%) Project Management
11 6 (7.69%) OOD
11 6 (7.69%) Open Source
12 5 (6.41%) Mobile Development
12 5 (6.41%) OOA/OOD
12 5 (6.41%) UML
12 5 (6.41%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (58.97%) JavaScript
2 36 (46.15%) C#
3 22 (28.21%) C++
4 18 (23.08%) VC++
4 18 (23.08%) C
5 13 (16.67%) Java
6 8 (10.26%) SQL
7 3 (3.85%) Python
8 2 (2.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.56%) ActionScript
8 2 (2.56%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.28%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.28%) Perl
9 1 (1.28%) PHP
9 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (29.49%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
2 2 (2.56%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.28%) Teradata
3 1 (1.28%) Twitter
3 1 (1.28%) Business Objects
3 1 (1.28%) Cognos
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