The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 45 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 152 109 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.35% 3.57% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 3.99% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 54 85
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2560 2729 3266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.05% 89.50% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1707 2180
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -2 85 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Edinburgh +27 48 £45,000 +10.76% 3
Stirling +13 24 £47,500 +46.15%
West Lothian +4 4 £44,000 -12.00%
Fife +4 2 £35,000 +34.61%
Dundee +7 1 £30,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 173 (70.90%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (64.75%) Java
3 126 (51.64%) HTML
4 122 (50.00%) CSS
5 117 (47.95%) JavaScript
6 105 (43.03%) OO
7 101 (41.39%) JSON
8 97 (39.75%) BDD
9 93 (38.11%) Continuous Integration
9 93 (38.11%) C#
10 89 (36.48%) Scrum
11 83 (34.02%) TDD
12 78 (31.97%) XML
13 72 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
14 68 (27.87%) Jenkins
14 68 (27.87%) jQuery
15 67 (27.46%) Eclipse
16 65 (26.64%) HTML5
17 64 (26.23%) Web Services
18 63 (25.82%) .NET
18 63 (25.82%) Spring
18 63 (25.82%) RESTful
19 62 (25.41%) Subversion
20 57 (23.36%) Maven
21 54 (22.13%) AngularJS
22 53 (21.72%) CSS3
23 51 (20.90%) REST
23 51 (20.90%) Sass
24 49 (20.08%) Python
24 49 (20.08%) Software Engineering

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (15.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 35 (14.34%) JBoss
3 34 (13.93%) Alfresco
4 19 (7.79%) CMS
5 13 (5.33%) Tomcat
6 12 (4.92%) MQSeries
7 10 (4.10%) Documentum
8 3 (1.23%) Node.js
9 1 (0.41%) IIS
9 1 (0.41%) SAS
9 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (2.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.23%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.87%) GitHub
2 5 (2.05%) iTunes
3 4 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.23%) IaaS
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.64%) HTTP
1 4 (1.64%) Wireless
2 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (15.16%) SQL Server
2 28 (11.48%) Relational Database
3 18 (7.38%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.92%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (4.92%) BigTable
4 12 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
5 11 (4.51%) Oracle Database
6 10 (4.10%) MongoDB
6 10 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (3.28%) JasperReports
7 8 (3.28%) MySQL
8 7 (2.87%) RDBMS
9 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.05%) SQLite
10 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.41%) MS Access
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 68 (27.87%) Jenkins
2 67 (27.46%) Eclipse
3 62 (25.41%) Subversion
4 57 (23.36%) Maven
5 43 (17.62%) Selenium
6 37 (15.16%) Artifactory
7 32 (13.11%) Git (software)
8 28 (11.48%) Xcode
9 16 (6.56%) gulp
10 13 (5.33%) Hudson
10 13 (5.33%) JIRA
10 13 (5.33%) JUnit
11 11 (4.51%) Visual Studio
12 10 (4.10%) Cucumber
12 10 (4.10%) NUnit
13 8 (3.28%) Grunt
14 6 (2.46%) Android Studio
14 6 (2.46%) MSTest
14 6 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (2.05%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (17.21%) Banking
1 42 (17.21%) Finance
2 12 (4.92%) Back Office
3 7 (2.87%) Legal
4 6 (2.46%) Front Office
4 6 (2.46%) Marketing
5 5 (2.05%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (1.64%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.64%) Retail
7 1 (0.41%) Automotive
7 1 (0.41%) Games
Job Titles
1 193 (79.10%) Developer
2 55 (22.54%) Java Developer
3 30 (12.30%) Senior Developer
4 28 (11.48%) Applications Developer
5 25 (10.25%) Mobile Developer
5 25 (10.25%) Software Developer
5 25 (10.25%) Web Developer
6 21 (8.61%) .NET Developer
6 21 (8.61%) Open Source Developer
7 18 (7.38%) iOS Developer
7 18 (7.38%) Software Engineer
8 17 (6.97%) Senior Software Engineer
9 16 (6.56%) C++ Developer
10 15 (6.15%) Android Developer
10 15 (6.15%) Mobile Applications Developer
11 14 (5.74%) C# Developer
12 13 (5.33%) JavaScript Developer
13 12 (4.92%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 12 (4.92%) Team Leader
14 11 (4.51%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (51.64%) HTML
2 122 (50.00%) CSS
3 101 (41.39%) JSON
4 78 (31.97%) XML
5 68 (27.87%) jQuery
6 65 (26.64%) HTML5
7 64 (26.23%) Web Services
8 63 (25.82%) .NET
8 63 (25.82%) RESTful
8 63 (25.82%) Spring
9 54 (22.13%) AngularJS
10 53 (21.72%) CSS3
11 51 (20.90%) REST
11 51 (20.90%) Sass
12 46 (18.85%) JSP
13 40 (16.39%) Hibernate
14 36 (14.75%) XHTML
15 34 (13.93%) Gherkin
15 34 (13.93%) Spring Security
16 31 (12.70%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 72 (29.51%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (16.39%) Mobile App
3 33 (13.52%) Derivative
4 17 (6.97%) OTC Derivatives
5 16 (6.56%) User Experience
6 15 (6.15%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 14 (5.74%) Fixed Income
8 12 (4.92%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (4.92%) Market Risk
9 10 (4.10%) Animation
9 10 (4.10%) Credit Risk
9 10 (4.10%) Grid Computing
10 8 (3.28%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 8 (3.28%) Management Information System
11 7 (2.87%) Computer Science
11 7 (2.87%) Equity Derivative
12 5 (2.05%) iPad
12 5 (2.05%) iPhone
13 4 (1.64%) Equities
13 4 (1.64%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.80%) Android
1 41 (16.80%) Apple iOS
2 32 (13.11%) Windows
3 27 (11.07%) Unix
4 25 (10.25%) Linux
5 5 (2.05%) Mac OS X
6 3 (1.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 173 (70.90%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (43.03%) OO
3 97 (39.75%) BDD
4 93 (38.11%) Continuous Integration
5 89 (36.48%) Scrum
6 83 (34.02%) TDD
7 49 (20.08%) Software Engineering
8 44 (18.03%) Document Management
8 44 (18.03%) Web Development
9 39 (15.98%) MVC
10 35 (14.34%) Open Source
10 35 (14.34%) SOA
11 34 (13.93%) User Acceptance Testing
12 32 (13.11%) SDLC
13 30 (12.30%) Android Development
14 24 (9.84%) iOS Development
14 24 (9.84%) Mobile Development
15 21 (8.61%) Open Source Development
16 19 (7.79%) Asset Management
17 18 (7.38%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 158 (64.75%) Java
2 117 (47.95%) JavaScript
3 93 (38.11%) C#
4 49 (20.08%) Python
5 48 (19.67%) SQL
6 47 (19.26%) C++
7 32 (13.11%) PHP
8 25 (10.25%) Apple Swift
9 24 (9.84%) Ruby
10 19 (7.79%) Objective-C
11 18 (7.38%) PL/SQL
12 17 (6.97%) Perl
13 12 (4.92%) XPath
14 11 (4.51%) VB
15 10 (4.10%) T-SQL
16 8 (3.28%) Bash Shell
16 8 (3.28%) Korn
16 8 (3.28%) Smalltalk
17 6 (2.46%) VC++
18 4 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (13.11%) Degree
2 25 (10.25%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.23%) Ansible
2 3 (1.23%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (15.98%) Adobe
2 22 (9.02%) Oracle
3 20 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 11 (4.51%) Atlassian
4 11 (4.51%) Sybase
5 10 (4.10%) FatWire
6 5 (2.05%) Apple
7 3 (1.23%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.23%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.82%) Facebook
8 2 (0.82%) Twitter
8 2 (0.82%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.41%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.41%) Teradata
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