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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 73 63 95
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +32
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 88 117 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.86% 3.58% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 4.42% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 61 57 44
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
2615 2649 2443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.01% 80.98% 79.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1734 1674 1695
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 December 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 December 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
Edinburgh +18 55 £38,500 -3.75% 11
Glasgow -18 30 £37,500 - 10
Dundee +12 2 £37,500 +31.57% 1
Fife +6 1 - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 121 (56.81%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (52.11%) C#
3 108 (50.70%) .NET
4 89 (41.78%) JavaScript
5 84 (39.44%) HTML
6 77 (36.15%) CSS
7 71 (33.33%) Java
8 56 (26.29%) MVC
9 53 (24.88%) jQuery
10 52 (24.41%) Software Engineering
10 52 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
11 51 (23.94%) OO
12 49 (23.00%) Visual Studio
13 48 (22.54%) TDD
14 45 (21.13%) Degree
15 43 (20.19%) SQL
15 43 (20.19%) Windows
15 43 (20.19%) Finance
16 42 (19.72%) ASP.NET
17 40 (18.78%) C++
17 40 (18.78%) SQL Server
17 40 (18.78%) Subversion
18 39 (18.31%) OOP
19 37 (17.37%) Linux
19 37 (17.37%) Hibernate
20 36 (16.90%) Spring
21 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
21 35 (16.43%) Scrum
22 34 (15.96%) WPF
23 33 (15.49%) Computer Science

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (9.86%) Tomcat
2 14 (6.57%) IIS
3 13 (6.10%) JBoss
3 13 (6.10%) Apache
4 11 (5.16%) WebSphere
4 11 (5.16%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.23%) CMS
6 8 (3.76%) Node.js
7 7 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (2.82%) WordPress
8 6 (2.82%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.88%) Jetty
9 4 (1.88%) SAS
9 4 (1.88%) nginx
10 3 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.94%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.94%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.94%) Mule
11 2 (0.94%) Oracle Workflow
11 2 (0.94%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (3.29%) GIMP
3 1 (0.47%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.35%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (1.88%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (1.88%) Google App Engine
4 3 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.47%) SaaS
5 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.92%) HTTP
2 16 (7.51%) Ethernet
3 5 (2.35%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.88%) DNS
4 4 (1.88%) IPsec
4 4 (1.88%) FTP
4 4 (1.88%) DHCP
5 3 (1.41%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.47%) SNMP
6 1 (0.47%) SMTP
6 1 (0.47%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (7.51%) Relational Database
3 10 (4.69%) RDBMS
4 9 (4.23%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.76%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.76%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.88%) MySQL
8 3 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.41%) Big Data
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.94%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.94%) SQLite
9 2 (0.94%) Pentaho
9 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 49 (23.00%) Visual Studio
2 40 (18.78%) Subversion
3 25 (11.74%) Git (software)
4 23 (10.80%) JUnit
5 20 (9.39%) Maven
5 20 (9.39%) Selenium
6 17 (7.98%) Jenkins
7 14 (6.57%) Appium
8 13 (6.10%) Moq
9 12 (5.63%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (5.63%) NUnit
10 10 (4.69%) QUnit
11 8 (3.76%) Mercurial
12 7 (3.29%) Jasmine
12 7 (3.29%) Grunt
12 7 (3.29%) PhantomJS
12 7 (3.29%) Eclipse
13 6 (2.82%) Ant
13 6 (2.82%) Hudson
14 5 (2.35%) Cucumber
General
1 43 (20.19%) Finance
2 16 (7.51%) Electronics
3 11 (5.16%) Legal
3 11 (5.16%) Games
4 10 (4.69%) Law
5 9 (4.23%) Marketing
6 6 (2.82%) Banking
7 5 (2.35%) Retail
8 4 (1.88%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.88%) German Language
8 4 (1.88%) Italian Language
8 4 (1.88%) Turkish Language
9 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.94%) Front Office
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 160 (75.12%) Developer
2 45 (21.13%) Software Developer
3 37 (17.37%) Software Engineer
4 35 (16.43%) Senior Developer
5 30 (14.08%) Java Developer
6 19 (8.92%) Applications Developer
7 18 (8.45%) iOS Developer
8 17 (7.98%) Web Developer
9 16 (7.51%) Analyst
9 16 (7.51%) C# Developer
10 15 (7.04%) .NET Developer
11 13 (6.10%) Programmer
11 13 (6.10%) Analyst Developer
12 11 (5.16%) Analyst Programmer
13 9 (4.23%) Front-End Developer
13 9 (4.23%) Senior iOS Developer
14 8 (3.76%) C# .NET Developer
15 6 (2.82%) Lead Software Developer
15 6 (2.82%) Senior Software Developer
15 6 (2.82%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (50.70%) .NET
2 84 (39.44%) HTML
3 77 (36.15%) CSS
4 53 (24.88%) jQuery
5 42 (19.72%) ASP.NET
6 37 (17.37%) Hibernate
7 36 (16.90%) Spring
8 34 (15.96%) WPF
9 31 (14.55%) REST
10 30 (14.08%) Web Services
11 28 (13.15%) XML
12 27 (12.68%) .NET Framework
13 24 (11.27%) LINQ
14 23 (10.80%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (8.92%) HTML5
15 19 (8.92%) J2EE
16 18 (8.45%) Servlets
16 18 (8.45%) OpenGL
16 18 (8.45%) WCF
16 18 (8.45%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 33 (15.49%) Computer Science
2 23 (10.80%) Mathematics
3 17 (7.98%) Visualisation
4 16 (7.51%) CUDA
5 14 (6.57%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (6.10%) iPad
7 11 (5.16%) N-Tier
8 9 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (3.76%) Mobile App
10 7 (3.29%) User Experience
10 7 (3.29%) Embedded Systems
11 6 (2.82%) Open Source
11 6 (2.82%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (2.82%) Physics
12 5 (2.35%) iPhone
13 4 (1.88%) Blog
14 3 (1.41%) E-Learning
15 2 (0.94%) Tandem
15 2 (0.94%) Derivative
15 2 (0.94%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.19%) Windows
2 37 (17.37%) Linux
3 26 (12.21%) UNIX
4 17 (7.98%) Apple iOS
5 13 (6.10%) Mac OS X
6 8 (3.76%) Android
7 4 (1.88%) CentOS
7 4 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (1.88%) Fedora
8 3 (1.41%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (56.81%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.29%) MVC
3 52 (24.41%) Software Engineering
3 52 (24.41%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (23.94%) OO
5 48 (22.54%) TDD
6 39 (18.31%) OOP
7 35 (16.43%) Scrum
8 28 (13.15%) Mentoring
9 25 (11.74%) Waterfall
10 18 (8.45%) iOS Development
11 17 (7.98%) Coaching
12 16 (7.51%) Linear Algebra
12 16 (7.51%) 3D Visualisation
12 16 (7.51%) Software Architecture
13 15 (7.04%) Web Development
14 12 (5.63%) Document Management
15 11 (5.16%) BDD
15 11 (5.16%) RAD
16 10 (4.69%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 111 (52.11%) C#
2 89 (41.78%) JavaScript
3 71 (33.33%) Java
4 43 (20.19%) SQL
5 40 (18.78%) C++
6 30 (14.08%) C
7 18 (8.45%) Objective-C
8 16 (7.51%) VC++
9 10 (4.69%) VBScript
9 10 (4.69%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.69%) Shell Script
10 8 (3.76%) Python
11 7 (3.29%) T-SQL
11 7 (3.29%) ActionScript
12 6 (2.82%) PHP
13 4 (1.88%) Embedded C
13 4 (1.88%) F#
13 4 (1.88%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.41%) VB.NET
14 3 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (21.13%) Degree
2 4 (1.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.88%) GIAC
3 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.23%) QA
2 4 (1.88%) SLA
3 2 (0.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (1.88%) Xen
1 4 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.94%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.94%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (2.35%) Puppet
1 5 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.88%) Ansible
3 1 (0.47%) OpenView
3 1 (0.47%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (0.47%) Control-M
3 1 (0.47%) SCCM
3 1 (0.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 35 (16.43%) Microsoft
2 30 (14.08%) Oracle
3 12 (5.63%) Xamarin
4 9 (4.23%) Sybase
5 8 (3.76%) Google
6 4 (1.88%) Red Gate
6 4 (1.88%) Kony
6 4 (1.88%) Dell
6 4 (1.88%) Infragistics
6 4 (1.88%) VMware
7 2 (0.94%) Zend
8 1 (0.47%) Twitter
8 1 (0.47%) Brio
8 1 (0.47%) Lotus
8 1 (0.47%) Cognos
8 1 (0.47%) HP
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sumerian Europe
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + multiple
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Amsys
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Seebyte Ltd
Salary: Dependent on skills/experience
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago