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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 56 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 118 140 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.14% 4.39% 3.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 4.86% 3.99%
Number of salaries quoted 53 75 84
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £32,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £50,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
Unit Testing
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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
2575 2883 3134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.41% 90.35% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1445 1836 2114
Median salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -11 74 £45,000 +11.11% 5
Edinburgh -9 24 £45,000 - 2
Stirling +10 14 £47,500 +57.02%
West Lothian - 2 £44,000 -
Fife - 1 £27,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 - - 1
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 169 (64.50%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (63.36%) Java
3 130 (49.62%) JavaScript
3 130 (49.62%) HTML
4 125 (47.71%) CSS
5 111 (42.37%) OO
6 107 (40.84%) JSON
7 90 (34.35%) Scrum
8 89 (33.97%) BDD
9 85 (32.44%) Continuous Integration
10 79 (30.15%) C#
10 79 (30.15%) Analytical Skills
11 78 (29.77%) TDD
12 75 (28.63%) XML
12 75 (28.63%) HTML5
13 73 (27.86%) jQuery
14 72 (27.48%) Eclipse
15 71 (27.10%) Subversion
16 70 (26.72%) Jenkins
17 67 (25.57%) Spring
18 66 (25.19%) Web Services
19 65 (24.81%) AngularJS
20 63 (24.05%) CSS3
21 62 (23.66%) REST
21 62 (23.66%) RESTful
22 60 (22.90%) .NET
23 57 (21.76%) JSP
24 54 (20.61%) SQL
25 53 (20.23%) Maven
25 53 (20.23%) Apple iOS

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 40 (15.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 31 (11.83%) JBoss
3 30 (11.45%) Alfresco
4 18 (6.87%) CMS
5 17 (6.49%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.82%) Documentum
7 5 (1.91%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.38%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (1.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Hi Portfolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.82%) iTunes
2 8 (3.05%) GitHub
3 7 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.15%) IaaS
4 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.15%) SaaS
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.76%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.53%) Wireless
2 3 (1.15%) HTTP
3 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.16%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.96%) MongoDB
4 11 (4.20%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (3.44%) MySQL
7 8 (3.05%) JasperReports
7 8 (3.05%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.05%) SQLite
8 6 (2.29%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.91%) BigTable
9 5 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.53%) DB2
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.76%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.38%) MS Access
12 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 72 (27.48%) Eclipse
2 71 (27.10%) Subversion
3 70 (26.72%) Jenkins
4 53 (20.23%) Maven
5 49 (18.70%) Git (software)
6 44 (16.79%) Selenium
7 34 (12.98%) Xcode
8 33 (12.60%) Artifactory
9 24 (9.16%) JUnit
10 15 (5.73%) Hudson
11 14 (5.34%) gulp
12 11 (4.20%) Cucumber
13 10 (3.82%) NUnit
13 10 (3.82%) Visual Studio
14 9 (3.44%) Android Studio
14 9 (3.44%) Grunt
14 9 (3.44%) JIRA
15 5 (1.91%) Eclipse RCP
15 5 (1.91%) Jasmine
15 5 (1.91%) MSTest
General
1 36 (13.74%) Banking
1 36 (13.74%) Finance
2 9 (3.44%) Front Office
3 6 (2.29%) Legal
3 6 (2.29%) Marketing
4 5 (1.91%) Back Office
5 4 (1.53%) Corporate Banking
5 4 (1.53%) Retail
6 3 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Automotive
7 1 (0.38%) Law
7 1 (0.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 209 (79.77%) Developer
2 65 (24.81%) Java Developer
3 38 (14.50%) Applications Developer
4 25 (9.54%) iOS Developer
4 25 (9.54%) Mobile Developer
5 24 (9.16%) Senior Developer
6 23 (8.78%) Software Developer
6 23 (8.78%) Web Developer
7 21 (8.02%) Open Source Developer
8 19 (7.25%) .NET Developer
9 18 (6.87%) Mobile Applications Developer
10 17 (6.49%) Android Developer
10 17 (6.49%) Team Leader
11 14 (5.34%) JavaScript Developer
12 13 (4.96%) Lead Developer
12 13 (4.96%) Senior Java Developer
12 13 (4.96%) Software Engineer
13 12 (4.58%) C# Developer
13 12 (4.58%) C++ Developer
13 12 (4.58%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 130 (49.62%) HTML
2 125 (47.71%) CSS
3 107 (40.84%) JSON
4 75 (28.63%) HTML5
4 75 (28.63%) XML
5 73 (27.86%) jQuery
6 67 (25.57%) Spring
7 66 (25.19%) Web Services
8 65 (24.81%) AngularJS
9 63 (24.05%) CSS3
10 62 (23.66%) REST
10 62 (23.66%) RESTful
11 60 (22.90%) .NET
12 57 (21.76%) JSP
13 52 (19.85%) Sass
14 41 (15.65%) Hibernate
15 34 (12.98%) Spring Security
16 33 (12.60%) JSTL
17 32 (12.21%) XHTML
18 30 (11.45%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 79 (30.15%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (14.50%) Mobile App
3 30 (11.45%) Derivative
4 24 (9.16%) User Experience
5 23 (8.78%) OTC Derivatives
6 18 (6.87%) Animation
7 17 (6.49%) Credit Risk
7 17 (6.49%) Grid Computing
8 15 (5.73%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (3.82%) iPad
9 10 (3.82%) iPhone
10 9 (3.44%) Computer Science
10 9 (3.44%) Virtual Team
11 8 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (2.29%) Apple TV
12 6 (2.29%) Equity Derivative
13 5 (1.91%) Fixed Income
13 5 (1.91%) Market Risk
14 4 (1.53%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.53%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.23%) Apple iOS
2 43 (16.41%) Android
3 32 (12.21%) Windows
4 27 (10.31%) Linux
5 25 (9.54%) Unix
6 10 (3.82%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.91%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (64.50%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (42.37%) OO
3 90 (34.35%) Scrum
4 89 (33.97%) BDD
5 85 (32.44%) Continuous Integration
6 78 (29.77%) TDD
7 47 (17.94%) Web Development
8 44 (16.79%) MVC
9 40 (15.27%) Document Management
10 35 (13.36%) SOA
11 34 (12.98%) Software Engineering
12 32 (12.21%) iOS Development
12 32 (12.21%) SDLC
13 30 (11.45%) Open Source
13 30 (11.45%) User Acceptance Testing
14 26 (9.92%) Android Development
15 24 (9.16%) Mobile Development
16 22 (8.40%) Integration Testing
17 21 (8.02%) Open Source Development
18 19 (7.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 166 (63.36%) Java
2 130 (49.62%) JavaScript
3 79 (30.15%) C#
4 54 (20.61%) SQL
5 47 (17.94%) Python
6 41 (15.65%) PHP
7 38 (14.50%) C++
8 30 (11.45%) Apple Swift
9 27 (10.31%) Objective-C
10 18 (6.87%) PL/SQL
11 12 (4.58%) Perl
11 12 (4.58%) Ruby
12 10 (3.82%) VB
13 8 (3.05%) Korn
13 8 (3.05%) T-SQL
14 7 (2.67%) C
15 5 (1.91%) Bash Shell
15 5 (1.91%) VC++
15 5 (1.91%) XPath
16 3 (1.15%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 36 (13.74%) Degree
2 23 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.53%) Docker
1 4 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.76%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.15%) Ansible
2 3 (1.15%) Puppet
3 2 (0.76%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 40 (15.27%) Adobe
2 27 (10.31%) Oracle
3 18 (6.87%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.82%) Apple
4 10 (3.82%) FatWire
4 10 (3.82%) Sybase
5 8 (3.05%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.53%) Intel Security
6 4 (1.53%) Lumension
7 3 (1.15%) Ab Initio
7 3 (1.15%) Thunderhead
8 2 (0.76%) Becrypt
8 2 (0.76%) Facebook
8 2 (0.76%) Symantec
8 2 (0.76%) Twitter
8 2 (0.76%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.38%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.38%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.38%) Teradata
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