The first table below looks at the demand for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 24 July 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 61 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 133 108 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.56% 3.28% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.41% 4.11% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 88 66 64
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3017 2630 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.78% 79.91% 75.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2025 1724 1651
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Unit Testing Salary Trend in Scotland

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Unit Testing Salary Histogram in Scotland

Unit Testing
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -14 65 £37,000 -15.42% 10
Edinburgh +9 50 £41,750 +9.86% 5
Fife +1 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 124 (42.76%) JavaScript
2 116 (40.00%) Java
3 108 (37.24%) HTML
4 106 (36.55%) C#
5 105 (36.21%) .NET
5 105 (36.21%) Software Engineering
6 101 (34.83%) CSS
7 96 (33.10%) SQL
8 92 (31.72%) jQuery
9 88 (30.34%) Hibernate
10 85 (29.31%) Spring
11 78 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
12 76 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
13 69 (23.79%) ASP.NET
14 63 (21.72%) Web Services
15 55 (18.97%) Maven
16 54 (18.62%) JSON
16 54 (18.62%) LINQ
16 54 (18.62%) JBoss
16 54 (18.62%) C
16 54 (18.62%) Jenkins
17 51 (17.59%) RESTful
17 51 (17.59%) Document Management
18 50 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
18 50 (17.24%) XML
19 48 (16.55%) Finance
19 48 (16.55%) Open Source
20 44 (15.17%) Oracle
20 44 (15.17%) Scrum
21 43 (14.83%) Subversion

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 30 (10.34%) Alfresco
2 24 (8.28%) SharePoint
3 21 (7.24%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.14%) IIS
5 11 (3.79%) Apache
6 10 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.07%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.07%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.72%) Facebook Platform
8 5 (1.72%) nginx
9 3 (1.03%) CMS
10 2 (0.69%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.34%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.34%) SAS
11 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.34%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (4.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.41%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.72%) GitHub
1 5 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.72%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.38%) SaaS
2 4 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.52%) Ethernet
2 14 (4.83%) HTTP
3 8 (2.76%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.66%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.17%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.48%) Oracle Database 11g
5 13 (4.48%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 13 (4.48%) Crystal Reports
6 10 (3.45%) NoSQL
7 8 (2.76%) MongoDB
8 7 (2.41%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (2.41%) Oracle BI EE
9 6 (2.07%) Hadoop
10 5 (1.72%) Redis
11 4 (1.38%) MySQL
11 4 (1.38%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (0.69%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 55 (18.97%) Maven
2 54 (18.62%) Jenkins
3 43 (14.83%) Subversion
3 43 (14.83%) Selenium
4 42 (14.48%) Visual Studio
5 34 (11.72%) Artifactory
6 21 (7.24%) JUnit
7 15 (5.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 14 (4.83%) Eclipse
9 13 (4.48%) JIRA
9 13 (4.48%) Git (software)
10 10 (3.45%) Cucumber
11 8 (2.76%) EasyMock
12 7 (2.41%) Oracle Forms
13 6 (2.07%) PHPUnit
13 6 (2.07%) WebDriver
13 6 (2.07%) Trac
13 6 (2.07%) Behat
14 5 (1.72%) Ant
15 4 (1.38%) NUnit
General
1 48 (16.55%) Finance
2 28 (9.66%) Banking
3 24 (8.28%) Investment Banking
4 22 (7.59%) Law
4 22 (7.59%) Legal
5 16 (5.52%) Electronics
6 11 (3.79%) Retail
7 5 (1.72%) Advertising
8 4 (1.38%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.34%) Front Office
9 1 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 199 (68.62%) Developer
2 94 (32.41%) Software Engineer
3 74 (25.52%) Java Developer
4 35 (12.07%) Senior Developer
5 33 (11.38%) .NET Developer
6 32 (11.03%) C# Developer
6 32 (11.03%) Senior Software Engineer
6 32 (11.03%) Software Developer
7 31 (10.69%) Programmer
8 27 (9.31%) Analyst
9 24 (8.28%) Applications Developer
10 23 (7.93%) Analyst Programmer
11 19 (6.55%) Senior Java Developer
12 18 (6.21%) Analyst Developer
12 18 (6.21%) C# .NET Developer
13 17 (5.86%) Principal Software Engineer
13 17 (5.86%) Principal Engineer
14 13 (4.48%) WPF Developer
15 11 (3.79%) ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (37.24%) HTML
2 105 (36.21%) .NET
3 101 (34.83%) CSS
4 92 (31.72%) jQuery
5 88 (30.34%) Hibernate
6 85 (29.31%) Spring
7 69 (23.79%) ASP.NET
8 63 (21.72%) Web Services
9 54 (18.62%) JSON
9 54 (18.62%) LINQ
10 51 (17.59%) RESTful
11 50 (17.24%) XML
12 42 (14.48%) WPF
13 36 (12.41%) Ajax
14 35 (12.07%) WCF
14 35 (12.07%) XHTML
14 35 (12.07%) Gherkin
15 34 (11.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 29 (10.00%) Spring Security
17 22 (7.59%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.55%) Open Source
2 22 (7.59%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.90%) Visualisation
4 17 (5.86%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (5.86%) Mathematics
5 16 (5.52%) CUDA
6 12 (4.14%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.76%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.41%) iPad
9 5 (1.72%) Social Media
10 3 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.69%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.69%) Derivative
11 2 (0.69%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.34%) GIS
12 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.34%) Physics
12 1 (0.34%) FMCG
12 1 (0.34%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.34%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.79%) UNIX
2 33 (11.38%) Windows
3 18 (6.21%) Linux
4 7 (2.41%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.41%) Android
5 5 (1.72%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.34%) CentOS
7 1 (0.34%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.34%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (36.21%) Software Engineering
2 78 (26.90%) Continuous Integration
3 76 (26.21%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (17.59%) Document Management
5 50 (17.24%) User Acceptance Testing
6 44 (15.17%) Scrum
7 42 (14.48%) BDD
8 41 (14.14%) OO
8 41 (14.14%) SOA
9 37 (12.76%) MVC
10 35 (12.07%) TDD
11 27 (9.31%) OOP
12 24 (8.28%) RAD
12 24 (8.28%) Waterfall
13 22 (7.59%) Systems Analysis
14 21 (7.24%) Test Automation
15 17 (5.86%) Software Testing
15 17 (5.86%) Web Development
15 17 (5.86%) Stress Testing
16 16 (5.52%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 124 (42.76%) JavaScript
2 116 (40.00%) Java
3 106 (36.55%) C#
4 96 (33.10%) SQL
5 54 (18.62%) C
6 41 (14.14%) C++
7 30 (10.34%) Shell Script
8 24 (8.28%) VBScript
9 23 (7.93%) PL/SQL
10 20 (6.90%) Embedded C
11 17 (5.86%) VC++
12 13 (4.48%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.41%) PHP
14 5 (1.72%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.72%) Python
14 5 (1.72%) Groovy
15 3 (1.03%) T-SQL
15 3 (1.03%) F#
16 2 (0.69%) Ruby
16 2 (0.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (12.41%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.72%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.38%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.34%) ISEB
4 1 (0.34%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.21%) SLA
2 10 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.72%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.72%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
2 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 54 (18.62%) JBoss
2 44 (15.17%) Oracle
3 31 (10.69%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.07%) Zend
4 6 (2.07%) Red Hat
4 6 (2.07%) Twitter
5 5 (1.72%) Facebook
5 5 (1.72%) Google
6 3 (1.03%) Informatica
6 3 (1.03%) Sybase
7 1 (0.34%) Dell
7 1 (0.34%) IBM
7 1 (0.34%) TIBCO
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