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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 50 55 70
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +15
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 148 131 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.44% 3.54% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 4.24% 3.68%
Number of salaries quoted 89 86 56
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% -7.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,750 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2956 3088 2524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.66% 83.48% 83.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1849 2002 1637
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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 +15 87 £44,500 +20.27% 8
Edinburgh -2 49 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Stirling - 14 £28,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 7 - -
Dundee -6 1 £46,500 +32.85%
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

1 178 (69.53%) Agile Software Development
2 101 (39.45%) JavaScript
3 99 (38.67%) Java
4 97 (37.89%) HTML
5 95 (37.11%) .NET
6 93 (36.33%) C#
7 91 (35.55%) SQL
8 79 (30.86%) TDD
9 76 (29.69%) OO
10 73 (28.52%) Finance
11 70 (27.34%) CSS
12 59 (23.05%) Spring
13 58 (22.66%) SQL Server
14 55 (21.48%) MVC
15 53 (20.70%) XML
16 51 (19.92%) Web Services
16 51 (19.92%) Subversion
16 51 (19.92%) Banking
17 50 (19.53%) Software Engineering
17 50 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
18 49 (19.14%) Maven
19 48 (18.75%) Degree
19 48 (18.75%) HTML5
20 47 (18.36%) AngularJS
20 47 (18.36%) Linux
21 45 (17.58%) UNIX
21 45 (17.58%) SDLC
22 44 (17.19%) Oracle
23 43 (16.80%) Git (software)
24 42 (16.41%) RESTful

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 22 (8.59%) SharePoint
2 20 (7.81%) JBoss
2 20 (7.81%) Tomcat
3 16 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 15 (5.86%) Apache
5 14 (5.47%) Mule
6 11 (4.30%) Alfresco
7 5 (1.95%) Mule ESB
7 5 (1.95%) CMS
8 3 (1.17%) Node.js
8 3 (1.17%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.78%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.39%) nginx
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.39%) SAS
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 24 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 23 (8.98%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 5 (1.95%) Magento
2 3 (1.17%) Global One
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (0.78%) IaaS
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.25%) Ethernet
2 9 (3.52%) Firewall
2 9 (3.52%) Network Security
3 2 (0.78%) DLNA
3 2 (0.78%) Wireless
3 2 (0.78%) Wireshark
3 2 (0.78%) DHCP
3 2 (0.78%) HTTP
3 2 (0.78%) SNMP
3 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.78%) ICMP
4 1 (0.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (22.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (8.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 22 (8.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 22 (8.59%) Relational Database
3 18 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (5.47%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.47%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (4.69%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.30%) OLAP
6 11 (4.30%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (4.30%) MySQL
7 10 (3.91%) Big Data
8 9 (3.52%) Oracle Database
9 6 (2.34%) SQLite
10 3 (1.17%) UniData
10 3 (1.17%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.78%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.39%) OLAP Cube
12 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 51 (19.92%) Subversion
2 49 (19.14%) Maven
3 43 (16.80%) Git (software)
4 28 (10.94%) Jenkins
5 27 (10.55%) Ant
6 26 (10.16%) JUnit
7 21 (8.20%) Visual Studio
8 14 (5.47%) Selenium
8 14 (5.47%) Hudson
9 12 (4.69%) Flash Builder
9 12 (4.69%) Eclipse
10 11 (4.30%) Artifactory
11 10 (3.91%) IntelliJ
11 10 (3.91%) NUnit
12 9 (3.52%) TeamCity
12 9 (3.52%) Moq
13 8 (3.13%) QUnit
14 6 (2.34%) Jasmine
14 6 (2.34%) Xcode
15 5 (1.95%) Mockito
General
1 73 (28.52%) Finance
2 51 (19.92%) Banking
3 24 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 16 (6.25%) Electronics
4 16 (6.25%) Legal
5 12 (4.69%) Investment Banking
6 10 (3.91%) Games
7 4 (1.56%) Front Office
8 1 (0.39%) Avionics
8 1 (0.39%) Military
Job Titles
1 187 (73.05%) Developer
2 66 (25.78%) Senior Developer
3 47 (18.36%) Java Developer
4 31 (12.11%) .NET Developer
5 25 (9.77%) Senior Java Developer
6 24 (9.38%) Software Engineer
7 20 (7.81%) Web Developer
8 18 (7.03%) C# Developer
9 11 (4.30%) AWS Developer
9 11 (4.30%) Open Source Developer
10 10 (3.91%) Programmer
11 9 (3.52%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (3.52%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 8 (3.13%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.73%) Analyst
13 7 (2.73%) Analyst Programmer
13 7 (2.73%) Team Leader
13 7 (2.73%) iOS Developer
14 6 (2.34%) SQL Developer
15 5 (1.95%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (37.89%) HTML
2 95 (37.11%) .NET
3 70 (27.34%) CSS
4 59 (23.05%) Spring
5 53 (20.70%) XML
6 51 (19.92%) Web Services
7 48 (18.75%) HTML5
8 47 (18.36%) AngularJS
9 42 (16.41%) RESTful
9 42 (16.41%) Hibernate
10 36 (14.06%) J2EE
11 28 (10.94%) LESS
12 27 (10.55%) jQuery
12 27 (10.55%) Sass
13 26 (10.16%) JSON
14 20 (7.81%) WPF
14 20 (7.81%) ASP.NET
15 18 (7.03%) iBATIS
16 17 (6.64%) STL
16 17 (6.64%) JAXB
Miscellaneous
1 31 (12.11%) Computer Science
2 27 (10.55%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (8.20%) Mathematics
4 20 (7.81%) Visualisation
5 12 (4.69%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (4.69%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.30%) Animation
7 7 (2.73%) User Experience
7 7 (2.73%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.34%) iPhone
8 6 (2.34%) Derivative
8 6 (2.34%) CUDA
8 6 (2.34%) iPad
9 5 (1.95%) Fixed Income
10 4 (1.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 3 (1.17%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.39%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.39%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.39%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.36%) Linux
2 45 (17.58%) UNIX
3 36 (14.06%) Windows
4 15 (5.86%) Android
4 15 (5.86%) Apple iOS
5 6 (2.34%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.78%) Windows Vista
6 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 2000
6 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (69.53%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (30.86%) TDD
3 76 (29.69%) OO
4 55 (21.48%) MVC
5 50 (19.53%) Software Engineering
5 50 (19.53%) Continuous Integration
6 45 (17.58%) SDLC
7 30 (11.72%) Content Management
8 29 (11.33%) Mentoring
9 25 (9.77%) Waterfall
10 21 (8.20%) OOP
10 21 (8.20%) OOD
11 20 (7.81%) Data Analysis
12 19 (7.42%) Scrum
12 19 (7.42%) OOA/OOD
13 18 (7.03%) SOA
13 18 (7.03%) Project Management
14 17 (6.64%) Software Architecture
14 17 (6.64%) Open Source
14 17 (6.64%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 101 (39.45%) JavaScript
2 99 (38.67%) Java
3 93 (36.33%) C#
4 91 (35.55%) SQL
5 31 (12.11%) C
5 31 (12.11%) PL/SQL
6 30 (11.72%) C++
7 22 (8.59%) Shell Script
8 16 (6.25%) VC++
9 10 (3.91%) Python
10 7 (2.73%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.34%) Apple Swift
12 5 (1.95%) Bash Shell
13 4 (1.56%) Perl
14 3 (1.17%) PHP
14 3 (1.17%) Delphi
14 3 (1.17%) VB.NET
15 2 (0.78%) Tcl
15 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 48 (18.75%) Degree
2 11 (4.30%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.17%) Control-M
1 3 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.78%) Ansible
2 2 (0.78%) Iperf
Vendors
1 44 (17.19%) Oracle
2 32 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.52%) Apple
3 9 (3.52%) DevExpress
4 4 (1.56%) Sybase
5 3 (1.17%) Google
6 2 (0.78%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.78%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.39%) Twitter
7 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.39%) Lotus
7 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.39%) Teradata
7 1 (0.39%) Telerik
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The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
JP Morgan Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Edinburgh IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + Good Career Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Aberdeen, Scotland
Absoft
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago