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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 53 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 63 39 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.77% 3.54% 4.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.53% 4.53% 6.33%
Number of salaries quoted 35 25 43
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,400 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,500 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1390 861 1043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.18% 78.20% 73.71%
Number of salaries quoted 899 495 751
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 17 April 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 52 (51.49%) Java
2 50 (49.50%) C#
3 47 (46.53%) JavaScript
4 44 (43.56%) HTML
4 44 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (42.57%) CSS
6 40 (39.60%) Hibernate
7 39 (38.61%) Web Services
7 39 (38.61%) .NET
8 38 (37.62%) JSON
9 37 (36.63%) jQuery
9 37 (36.63%) RESTful
10 35 (34.65%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (34.65%) Spring
10 35 (34.65%) Scrum
11 34 (33.66%) JBoss
11 34 (33.66%) Gherkin
12 33 (32.67%) Selenium
13 32 (31.68%) Subversion
14 31 (30.69%) Open Source
15 29 (28.71%) Jenkins
15 29 (28.71%) Maven
15 29 (28.71%) Software Engineering
16 28 (27.72%) XHTML
16 28 (27.72%) SOA
16 28 (27.72%) Alfresco
17 27 (26.73%) Spring Security
17 27 (26.73%) User Acceptance Testing
17 27 (26.73%) BDD
17 27 (26.73%) Artifactory

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 28 (27.72%) Alfresco
2 12 (11.88%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (3.96%) IIS
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.96%) Umbraco
4 3 (2.97%) CMS
5 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.99%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (4.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.84%) Ethernet
2 6 (5.94%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) LAN
3 2 (1.98%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (25.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.92%) Relational Database
4 7 (6.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle Database
6 3 (2.97%) VLDB
7 2 (1.98%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.99%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 33 (32.67%) Selenium
2 32 (31.68%) Subversion
3 29 (28.71%) Maven
3 29 (28.71%) Jenkins
4 27 (26.73%) Artifactory
5 18 (17.82%) Visual Studio
6 13 (12.87%) NUnit
7 8 (7.92%) JUnit
7 8 (7.92%) Git (software)
7 8 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (5.94%) Mockito
8 6 (5.94%) Cucumber
8 6 (5.94%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.96%) Mercurial
9 4 (3.96%) MSTest
9 4 (3.96%) Rhino Mocks
9 4 (3.96%) Moq
10 2 (1.98%) ReSharper
11 1 (0.99%) JIRA
11 1 (0.99%) CruiseControl
General
1 16 (15.84%) Electronics
2 14 (13.86%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.96%) Retail
4 2 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.99%) Games
5 1 (0.99%) French Language
Job Titles
1 61 (60.40%) Developer
2 32 (31.68%) Java Developer
3 29 (28.71%) Software Engineer
4 16 (15.84%) Senior Developer
5 12 (11.88%) Senior Java Developer
6 9 (8.91%) .NET Developer
7 7 (6.93%) Analyst Programmer
7 7 (6.93%) Programmer
7 7 (6.93%) Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) Java Analyst Programmer
8 6 (5.94%) Java Programmer
9 5 (4.95%) Principal Software Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) Principal Engineer
9 5 (4.95%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Senior Software Engineer
10 4 (3.96%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Software Developer
10 4 (3.96%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (3.96%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (2.97%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (43.56%) HTML
2 43 (42.57%) CSS
3 40 (39.60%) Hibernate
4 39 (38.61%) .NET
4 39 (38.61%) Web Services
5 38 (37.62%) JSON
6 37 (36.63%) jQuery
6 37 (36.63%) RESTful
7 35 (34.65%) Spring
8 34 (33.66%) Gherkin
9 28 (27.72%) XHTML
10 27 (26.73%) Spring Security
11 23 (22.77%) WPF
12 18 (17.82%) OpenGL
13 16 (15.84%) MFC
13 16 (15.84%) Direct3D
13 16 (15.84%) Qt
14 13 (12.87%) ASP.NET
14 13 (12.87%) XML
15 12 (11.88%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (30.69%) Open Source
2 19 (18.81%) Mathematics
2 19 (18.81%) Computer Science
3 18 (17.82%) Visualisation
4 16 (15.84%) CUDA
5 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.95%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (4.95%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.98%) 3D Graphics
7 2 (1.98%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.99%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.99%) GIS
8 1 (0.99%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.77%) Windows
2 18 (17.82%) UNIX
3 4 (3.96%) Linux
3 4 (3.96%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.98%) Android
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.98%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (43.56%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.65%) Continuous Integration
2 35 (34.65%) Scrum
3 29 (28.71%) Software Engineering
4 28 (27.72%) SOA
5 27 (26.73%) Document Management
5 27 (26.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 27 (26.73%) BDD
6 19 (18.81%) OO
7 18 (17.82%) TDD
8 16 (15.84%) 3D Visualisation
9 14 (13.86%) Web Development
10 13 (12.87%) MVC
10 13 (12.87%) OOP
11 12 (11.88%) CRM
11 12 (11.88%) Waterfall
12 11 (10.89%) Software Architecture
13 6 (5.94%) UML
14 5 (4.95%) Workflow
14 5 (4.95%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (51.49%) Java
2 50 (49.50%) C#
3 47 (46.53%) JavaScript
4 25 (24.75%) C++
5 21 (20.79%) C
6 16 (15.84%) VC++
7 8 (7.92%) SQL
8 5 (4.95%) Python
9 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.97%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.99%) PHP
11 1 (0.99%) F#
Qualifications
1 20 (19.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
2 1 (0.99%) QA
Vendors
1 34 (33.66%) JBoss
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle
3 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.99%) Perforce
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