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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 54 54 57
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 48 55 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.60% 3.82% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.26% 4.53% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 37 28 23
Average salary £38,500 £37,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.35% +6.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £60,000
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
1126 1214 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 84.34% 84.36% 82.09%
Number of salaries quoted 686 800 611
Average salary £44,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.31% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 3 March 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 76 (69.72%) C#
2 71 (65.14%) .NET
3 62 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
4 54 (49.54%) JavaScript
5 50 (45.87%) HTML
6 47 (43.12%) CSS
7 40 (36.70%) TDD
8 35 (32.11%) Visual Studio
8 35 (32.11%) C++
9 33 (30.28%) MVC
10 32 (29.36%) OOP
11 31 (28.44%) Windows
12 30 (27.52%) Degree
13 28 (25.69%) jQuery
13 28 (25.69%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (25.69%) Finance
14 26 (23.85%) OO
14 26 (23.85%) C
14 26 (23.85%) WPF
15 25 (22.94%) Mathematics
16 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
16 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
17 22 (20.18%) Subversion
17 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
17 22 (20.18%) REST
17 22 (20.18%) Sass
18 21 (19.27%) .NET Framework
18 21 (19.27%) HTML5
18 21 (19.27%) UNIX
19 20 (18.35%) Scrum

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 10 (9.17%) Node.js
2 6 (5.50%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (5.50%) Umbraco
2 6 (5.50%) WordPress
2 6 (5.50%) IIS
2 6 (5.50%) CMS
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.67%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.83%) JBoss
5 1 (0.92%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.92%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.92%) Mule
Applications
1 10 (9.17%) Photoshop
1 10 (9.17%) GIMP
2 6 (5.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.51%) Ethernet
2 8 (7.34%) HTTP
3 2 (1.83%) Intranet
4 1 (0.92%) SMTP
4 1 (0.92%) SNMP
4 1 (0.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
3 4 (3.67%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.83%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.83%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 35 (32.11%) Visual Studio
2 22 (20.18%) Subversion
3 20 (18.35%) Selenium
3 20 (18.35%) Git (software)
4 15 (13.76%) Appium
5 11 (10.09%) Mercurial
6 10 (9.17%) QUnit
6 10 (9.17%) Jasmine
6 10 (9.17%) Grunt
6 10 (9.17%) PhantomJS
7 8 (7.34%) NUnit
8 7 (6.42%) Moq
9 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (2.75%) Mockito
10 3 (2.75%) Cucumber
10 3 (2.75%) JUnit
11 2 (1.83%) Bugzilla
11 2 (1.83%) Xcode
12 1 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 1 (0.92%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 18 (16.51%) Electronics
3 12 (11.01%) Marketing
3 12 (11.01%) Games
4 8 (7.34%) Banking
4 8 (7.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.67%) Retail
6 2 (1.83%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 76 (69.72%) Developer
2 23 (21.10%) Software Developer
3 21 (19.27%) Senior Developer
4 20 (18.35%) Software Engineer
5 16 (14.68%) iOS Developer
6 15 (13.76%) Front-End Developer
7 12 (11.01%) C# Developer
8 9 (8.26%) Web Developer
8 9 (8.26%) Senior iOS Developer
9 8 (7.34%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (7.34%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Lead Software Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Lead Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Java Developer
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Software Developer
12 4 (3.67%) C# Software Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 3 (2.75%) Senior C# Developer
13 3 (2.75%) Senior Java Developer
13 3 (2.75%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (65.14%) .NET
2 50 (45.87%) HTML
3 47 (43.12%) CSS
4 28 (25.69%) jQuery
5 26 (23.85%) WPF
6 22 (20.18%) REST
6 22 (20.18%) Sass
7 21 (19.27%) HTML5
7 21 (19.27%) .NET Framework
8 19 (17.43%) ASP.NET
9 18 (16.51%) MFC
9 18 (16.51%) STL
9 18 (16.51%) OpenGL
9 18 (16.51%) Qt
9 18 (16.51%) RESTful
9 18 (16.51%) Direct3D
10 16 (14.68%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (11.01%) Backbone.js
11 12 (11.01%) LESS
11 12 (11.01%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.94%) Mathematics
2 24 (22.02%) Computer Science
3 19 (17.43%) Visualisation
4 18 (16.51%) CUDA
5 8 (7.34%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (5.50%) Inversion of Control
6 6 (5.50%) Physics
7 5 (4.59%) N-Tier
7 5 (4.59%) iPad
7 5 (4.59%) User Experience
8 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.75%) GIS
8 3 (2.75%) iPhone
9 2 (1.83%) Xbox
10 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.92%) Cryptography
10 1 (0.92%) EPoS
10 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.44%) Windows
2 21 (19.27%) UNIX
3 17 (15.60%) Linux
4 11 (10.09%) Mac OS X
5 7 (6.42%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (56.88%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.70%) TDD
3 33 (30.28%) MVC
4 32 (29.36%) OOP
5 28 (25.69%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (23.85%) OO
7 22 (20.18%) Software Engineering
8 20 (18.35%) Scrum
9 18 (16.51%) Software Architecture
9 18 (16.51%) Waterfall
9 18 (16.51%) 3D Visualisation
9 18 (16.51%) Linear Algebra
10 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
11 16 (14.68%) iOS Development
12 10 (9.17%) OpenUP
13 8 (7.34%) Embedded Software Development
14 7 (6.42%) Dependency Injection
15 6 (5.50%) CRM
15 6 (5.50%) Workflow
16 5 (4.59%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 76 (69.72%) C#
2 54 (49.54%) JavaScript
3 35 (32.11%) C++
4 26 (23.85%) C
5 18 (16.51%) VC++
6 16 (14.68%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.17%) ActionScript
7 10 (9.17%) Java
8 8 (7.34%) SQL
9 4 (3.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.75%) Python
11 2 (1.83%) F#
12 1 (0.92%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.92%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.92%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (27.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.92%) VCP4
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.67%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.83%) QA
3 1 (0.92%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.92%) OpenView
1 1 (0.92%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (0.92%) SCCM
1 1 (0.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (17.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 9 (8.26%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.67%) Kony
5 3 (2.75%) Infragistics
5 3 (2.75%) Google
5 3 (2.75%) Red Gate
5 3 (2.75%) Cognos
6 2 (1.83%) Sybase
7 1 (0.92%) HP
7 1 (0.92%) Lotus
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