The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 68 54 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -23
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 44 40 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.23% 3.68% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 4.12% 9.10%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 37
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £57,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1232 971 1022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 90.52% 89.41% 84.53%
Number of salaries quoted 755 632 644
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Glasgow region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 83 (74.11%) Agile Software Development
1 83 (74.11%) Java
2 60 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
3 57 (50.89%) JavaScript
4 49 (43.75%) HTML
4 49 (43.75%) CSS
5 45 (40.18%) Web Services
5 45 (40.18%) Maven
6 42 (37.50%) Jenkins
7 39 (34.82%) BDD
8 38 (33.93%) Selenium
8 38 (33.93%) OO
9 35 (31.25%) Spring
9 35 (31.25%) JSON
10 34 (30.36%) RESTful
11 33 (29.46%) C#
12 32 (28.57%) SQL
13 31 (27.68%) Open Source
14 30 (26.79%) jQuery
15 29 (25.89%) Hibernate
15 29 (25.89%) Scrum
16 28 (25.00%) MVC
16 28 (25.00%) JBoss
16 28 (25.00%) SOA
17 27 (24.11%) C++
17 27 (24.11%) XML
18 26 (23.21%) XHTML
18 26 (23.21%) TDD
18 26 (23.21%) Document Management
18 26 (23.21%) User Acceptance Testing

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (25.00%) JBoss
2 26 (23.21%) Alfresco
3 12 (10.71%) Node.js
4 11 (9.82%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.79%) Apache Qpid
6 2 (1.79%) Mule
6 2 (1.79%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.89%) IIS
7 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.89%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.79%) InfoPath
1 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (0.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.89%) DHCP
2 1 (0.89%) DLNA
2 1 (0.89%) ICMP
2 1 (0.89%) SNMP
2 1 (0.89%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.89%) Wireless
2 1 (0.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 15 (13.39%) NoSQL
3 12 (10.71%) RDBMS
4 11 (9.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 11 (9.82%) BigTable
4 11 (9.82%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (8.04%) MongoDB
6 8 (7.14%) SQL Server
7 3 (2.68%) SQLite
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 45 (40.18%) Maven
2 42 (37.50%) Jenkins
3 38 (33.93%) Selenium
4 26 (23.21%) Artifactory
5 17 (15.18%) Git (software)
6 12 (10.71%) Cucumber
6 12 (10.71%) JSUnit
6 12 (10.71%) WebDriver
7 11 (9.82%) Hudson
8 8 (7.14%) JUnit
8 8 (7.14%) Subversion
9 4 (3.57%) Eclipse
10 3 (2.68%) Android Studio
10 3 (2.68%) QUnit
10 3 (2.68%) Xcode
11 1 (0.89%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.89%) Mocha
11 1 (0.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (19.64%) Finance
2 15 (13.39%) Banking
3 11 (9.82%) Back Office
4 4 (3.57%) Legal
4 4 (3.57%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.68%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.79%) Front Office
6 2 (1.79%) Games
7 1 (0.89%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 97 (86.61%) Developer
2 34 (30.36%) Java Developer
3 24 (21.43%) Open Source Developer
4 17 (15.18%) Senior Developer
5 16 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
6 14 (12.50%) C++ Developer
7 10 (8.93%) Applications Developer
8 9 (8.04%) .NET Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Analyst
9 8 (7.14%) Python Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C# Developer
10 6 (5.36%) C++ Applications Developer
10 6 (5.36%) Software Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Analyst Programmer
11 5 (4.46%) C++/C# Developer
11 5 (4.46%) Java Analyst Programmer
11 5 (4.46%) Java Programmer
11 5 (4.46%) Programmer
12 4 (3.57%) GUI Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (43.75%) CSS
1 49 (43.75%) HTML
2 45 (40.18%) Web Services
3 35 (31.25%) JSON
3 35 (31.25%) Spring
4 34 (30.36%) RESTful
5 30 (26.79%) jQuery
6 29 (25.89%) Hibernate
7 27 (24.11%) XML
8 26 (23.21%) Gherkin
8 26 (23.21%) Spring Security
8 26 (23.21%) XHTML
9 25 (22.32%) AngularJS
10 21 (18.75%) .NET
10 21 (18.75%) HTML5
11 13 (11.61%) FIX Protocol
12 12 (10.71%) CSS3
13 11 (9.82%) Middleware
13 11 (9.82%) REST
13 11 (9.82%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 21 (18.75%) Derivative
2 16 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (14.29%) Fixed Income
3 13 (11.61%) User Experience
4 12 (10.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 11 (9.82%) Market Risk
6 9 (8.04%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 8 (7.14%) Mobile App
8 7 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 6 (5.36%) Computer Science
10 5 (4.46%) Animation
10 5 (4.46%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (3.57%) Equities
12 3 (2.68%) iPad
12 3 (2.68%) iPhone
13 1 (0.89%) Contract for Difference
13 1 (0.89%) Credit Risk
13 1 (0.89%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.89%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (8.93%) Android
1 10 (8.93%) Unix
2 7 (6.25%) Linux
3 6 (5.36%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.36%) Windows
4 2 (1.79%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (74.11%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (53.57%) Continuous Integration
3 39 (34.82%) BDD
4 38 (33.93%) OO
5 31 (27.68%) Open Source
6 29 (25.89%) Scrum
7 28 (25.00%) MVC
7 28 (25.00%) SOA
8 26 (23.21%) Document Management
8 26 (23.21%) TDD
8 26 (23.21%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (16.96%) Analytics
10 15 (13.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (12.50%) Software Engineering
12 13 (11.61%) Electronic Trading
12 13 (11.61%) Refactoring
12 13 (11.61%) Risk Analytics
12 13 (11.61%) System Testing
13 11 (9.82%) Complex Event Processing
13 11 (9.82%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 83 (74.11%) Java
2 57 (50.89%) JavaScript
3 33 (29.46%) C#
4 32 (28.57%) SQL
5 27 (24.11%) C++
6 23 (20.54%) Python
7 18 (16.07%) Ruby
8 11 (9.82%) XPath
9 10 (8.93%) Shell Script
10 9 (8.04%) Perl
11 8 (7.14%) Smalltalk
12 4 (3.57%) VC++
13 3 (2.68%) Bash Shell
13 3 (2.68%) Objective-C
13 3 (2.68%) SPARQL
14 2 (1.79%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.89%) C
15 1 (0.89%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.89%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 26 (23.21%) Security Cleared
2 15 (13.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.36%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) Iperf
Vendors
1 6 (5.36%) Sybase
2 4 (3.57%) Apple
3 3 (2.68%) Oracle
4 2 (1.79%) Google
5 1 (0.89%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
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