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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
UK / Scotland
Rank 78 81 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 54 77 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.39% 2.60% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.88% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 46 52 69
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
2020 2672 2672
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.50% 90.33% 88.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1271 1721 1762
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +28 43 £45,000 - 1
Edinburgh -21 9 £47,500 +5.55% 3
West Lothian +8 2 £44,000 +10.00%
Unit Testing
UK

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (32.48%) PHP
3 34 (29.06%) Java
4 33 (28.21%) MVC
5 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
6 30 (25.64%) MySQL
7 29 (24.79%) Degree
8 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (22.22%) Computer Science
10 25 (21.37%) OO
11 24 (20.51%) HTML
12 23 (19.66%) AngularJS
13 21 (17.95%) C#
13 21 (17.95%) Oracle
13 21 (17.95%) CSS
14 20 (17.09%) SQL
14 20 (17.09%) TDD
14 20 (17.09%) jQuery
14 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
15 18 (15.38%) Software Engineering
16 17 (14.53%) Banking
16 17 (14.53%) .NET
16 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
16 17 (14.53%) MySQL Certification
16 17 (14.53%) Zend
16 17 (14.53%) Web Application Development
17 16 (13.68%) Mobile App
17 16 (13.68%) JSON
17 16 (13.68%) Magento
17 16 (13.68%) XML

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 6 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (5.13%) WebLogic
2 5 (4.27%) CMS
3 2 (1.71%) Alfresco
3 2 (1.71%) JBoss
3 2 (1.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.85%) Drupal
4 1 (0.85%) MODX
4 1 (0.85%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 16 (13.68%) Magento
2 6 (5.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.42%) Amazon S3
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (2.56%) Amazon SQS
3 3 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.85%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.64%) MySQL
2 20 (17.09%) Relational Database
3 17 (14.53%) SQL Server
4 13 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 11 (9.40%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.40%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (9.40%) RDBMS
6 10 (8.55%) Oracle Database 10g
7 8 (6.84%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (5.13%) Oracle Database 12c
9 4 (3.42%) MongoDB
9 4 (3.42%) SQLite
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.85%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.85%) MarkLogic
11 1 (0.85%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 13 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 13 (11.11%) Subversion
2 9 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 9 (7.69%) JUnit
3 8 (6.84%) Jasmine
4 7 (5.98%) NUnit
4 7 (5.98%) Selenium
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
6 5 (4.27%) Maven
6 5 (4.27%) Mocha
7 4 (3.42%) Android Studio
7 4 (3.42%) Grunt
7 4 (3.42%) gulp
7 4 (3.42%) Hudson
7 4 (3.42%) Karma Test Runner
7 4 (3.42%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (2.56%) Moq
8 3 (2.56%) PHPUnit
8 3 (2.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 17 (14.53%) Banking
2 13 (11.11%) Finance
3 9 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 8 (6.84%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.71%) Retail
5 2 (1.71%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.85%) Law
6 1 (0.85%) Legal
6 1 (0.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (71.79%) Developer
2 22 (18.80%) PHP Developer
2 22 (18.80%) Senior Developer
3 15 (12.82%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.11%) Python Developer
5 12 (10.26%) Analyst
6 11 (9.40%) Programmer
7 9 (7.69%) Senior Python Developer
8 7 (5.98%) iOS Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Lead Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Android Developer
9 6 (5.13%) C# Developer
9 6 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Oracle Specialist
9 6 (5.13%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (4.27%) .NET Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Junior
10 5 (4.27%) Junior Analyst
10 5 (4.27%) Junior Programmer
10 5 (4.27%) Mobile Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.51%) HTML
2 23 (19.66%) AngularJS
3 21 (17.95%) CSS
4 20 (17.09%) jQuery
5 17 (14.53%) .NET
6 16 (13.68%) JSON
6 16 (13.68%) XML
7 14 (11.97%) HTML5
7 14 (11.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 13 (11.11%) SOAP
9 12 (10.26%) Web Services
10 11 (9.40%) CSS3
11 10 (8.55%) REST
11 10 (8.55%) Spring
12 9 (7.69%) Sass
13 8 (6.84%) Hibernate
13 8 (6.84%) Middleware
14 7 (5.98%) JSP
14 7 (5.98%) RESTful
15 6 (5.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (23.93%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 16 (13.68%) Mobile App
4 8 (6.84%) Mathematics
5 6 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (3.42%) Animation
6 4 (3.42%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.71%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (1.71%) User Experience
8 1 (0.85%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.85%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 15 (12.82%) Android
2 13 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.42%) Unix
4 3 (2.56%) Linux
5 2 (1.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (54.70%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (28.21%) MVC
3 25 (21.37%) OO
4 20 (17.09%) TDD
5 18 (15.38%) Software Engineering
6 17 (14.53%) Web Application Development
7 15 (12.82%) Android Development
7 15 (12.82%) Mobile Development
7 15 (12.82%) SDLC
8 13 (11.11%) iOS Development
9 12 (10.26%) Scrum
10 11 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (8.55%) Change Control
11 10 (8.55%) Technical Analysis
12 9 (7.69%) BDD
12 9 (7.69%) Project Management
12 9 (7.69%) Test Scripting
13 8 (6.84%) Data Analysis
13 8 (6.84%) Front End Development
13 8 (6.84%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.48%) PHP
2 34 (29.06%) Java
3 32 (27.35%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.95%) C#
5 20 (17.09%) SQL
6 13 (11.11%) Python
7 12 (10.26%) C
8 11 (9.40%) PL/SQL
9 10 (8.55%) C++
9 10 (8.55%) Ruby
10 8 (6.84%) Fortran
10 8 (6.84%) VB
11 7 (5.98%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.42%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.85%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Degree
2 17 (14.53%) MySQL Certification
3 1 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.40%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.85%) Docker
1 1 (0.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.85%) Puppet
2 1 (0.85%) zSecure
Vendors
1 21 (17.95%) Oracle
2 17 (14.53%) Zend
3 5 (4.27%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.42%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.56%) Infragistics
6 1 (0.85%) IBM
6 1 (0.85%) Pegasus
6 1 (0.85%) SAP
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