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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 74 57 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 56 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.81% 3.56% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.08% 4.14% 5.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 28
Average salary £40,625 £38,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.51% +6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,000 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £49,500
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
1153 1354 864
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 87.08% 86.08% 81.20%
Number of salaries quoted 695 886 515
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 26 May 2015.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (55.56%) .NET
3 39 (54.17%) C#
3 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
4 38 (52.78%) TDD
5 31 (43.06%) HTML
6 28 (38.89%) CSS
7 26 (36.11%) Finance
8 25 (34.72%) SDLC
9 23 (31.94%) HTML5
9 23 (31.94%) Degree
10 22 (30.56%) C++
11 21 (29.17%) MVC
11 21 (29.17%) Sass
12 20 (27.78%) RESTful
13 19 (26.39%) Visualisation
13 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
13 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
14 18 (25.00%) Subversion
14 18 (25.00%) Mathematics
14 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
14 18 (25.00%) Windows
14 18 (25.00%) Waterfall
15 17 (23.61%) OOP
15 17 (23.61%) UNIX
15 17 (23.61%) C
15 17 (23.61%) Banking
16 16 (22.22%) WPF
16 16 (22.22%) jQuery
16 16 (22.22%) MFC

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 5 (6.94%) Node.js
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Photoshop
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
1 5 (6.94%) GIMP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (22.22%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (1.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.94%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (25.00%) Subversion
1 18 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 9 (12.50%) Selenium
2 9 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.11%) QUnit
3 8 (11.11%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.94%) Grunt
4 5 (6.94%) PhantomJS
4 5 (6.94%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.94%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.56%) Appium
6 2 (2.78%) JUnit
6 2 (2.78%) Mockito
6 2 (2.78%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.39%) GCC
7 1 (1.39%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.39%) Clang
General
1 26 (36.11%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Banking
3 16 (22.22%) Electronics
4 15 (20.83%) Telecoms
5 7 (9.72%) Games
6 5 (6.94%) Marketing
7 4 (5.56%) Retail
8 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (54.17%) Developer
2 19 (26.39%) Software Engineer
3 10 (13.89%) Web Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 9 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Software Developer
5 5 (6.94%) Java Developer
5 5 (6.94%) .NET Developer
5 5 (6.94%) C# Developer
6 4 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (5.56%) iOS Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior iOS Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 3 (4.17%) Applications Support
8 2 (2.78%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (55.56%) .NET
2 31 (43.06%) HTML
3 28 (38.89%) CSS
4 23 (31.94%) HTML5
5 21 (29.17%) Sass
6 20 (27.78%) RESTful
7 16 (22.22%) Qt
7 16 (22.22%) WPF
7 16 (22.22%) jQuery
7 16 (22.22%) MFC
7 16 (22.22%) STL
7 16 (22.22%) OpenGL
7 16 (22.22%) LESS
8 15 (20.83%) Direct3D
9 12 (16.67%) AngularJS
10 11 (15.28%) .NET Framework
11 8 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 8 (11.11%) Ember.js
12 7 (9.72%) Ajax
12 7 (9.72%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.39%) Computer Science
1 19 (26.39%) Visualisation
2 18 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 15 (20.83%) CUDA
4 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 3 (4.17%) GIS
6 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.78%) User Experience
7 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.39%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.39%) Physics
7 1 (1.39%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.00%) Windows
2 17 (23.61%) UNIX
3 2 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (52.78%) TDD
3 25 (34.72%) SDLC
4 21 (29.17%) MVC
5 19 (26.39%) Software Engineering
6 18 (25.00%) Waterfall
7 17 (23.61%) OOP
8 16 (22.22%) Linear Algebra
8 16 (22.22%) Software Architecture
8 16 (22.22%) 3D Visualisation
9 15 (20.83%) Scrum
10 9 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (9.72%) Mentoring
12 6 (8.33%) Workflow
13 5 (6.94%) OpenUP
14 4 (5.56%) OO
14 4 (5.56%) CRM
14 4 (5.56%) iOS Development
14 4 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
15 3 (4.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.17%) C#
1 39 (54.17%) JavaScript
2 22 (30.56%) C++
3 17 (23.61%) C
4 16 (22.22%) VC++
5 8 (11.11%) SQL
6 6 (8.33%) Java
7 5 (6.94%) ActionScript
8 4 (5.56%) Objective-C
8 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (31.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) QA
2 4 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle
2 6 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Cognos
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter
4 1 (1.39%) Xamarin
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