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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 65 58 72
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +14
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 99 147 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.16% 3.68% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 4.53% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 56 86 42
Average salary £41,875 £40,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.68% +4.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £50,000 £54,500
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
2678 3246 2509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 85.48% 81.29% 78.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1669 2143 1464
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +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 1 May 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 1 May 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 -4 55 £42,500 -15.00% 13
Edinburgh -15 27 £40,000 +3.89% 5
Stirling - 6 - -
Dundee +6 5 - -
West Lothian +2 2 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Aberdeen +21 1 - - 1
Fife +2 1 £26,000 -
Aberdeenshire - 1 - -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 136 (68.34%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (45.73%) .NET
3 90 (45.23%) C#
4 85 (42.71%) JavaScript
5 70 (35.18%) HTML
6 67 (33.67%) Java
7 61 (30.65%) Finance
8 57 (28.64%) TDD
9 55 (27.64%) MVC
10 53 (26.63%) CSS
11 52 (26.13%) SQL Server
12 47 (23.62%) SQL
13 46 (23.12%) HTML5
14 44 (22.11%) Oracle
15 39 (19.60%) Software Engineering
16 37 (18.59%) jQuery
16 37 (18.59%) XML
16 37 (18.59%) OO
17 36 (18.09%) UNIX
17 36 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
18 34 (17.09%) Degree
19 31 (15.58%) Spring
20 29 (14.57%) Scrum
20 29 (14.57%) Windows
20 29 (14.57%) Mentoring
21 28 (14.07%) AngularJS
21 28 (14.07%) Subversion
22 27 (13.57%) Banking
22 27 (13.57%) WPF
22 27 (13.57%) OOP

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 12 (6.03%) SharePoint
1 12 (6.03%) SharePoint 2010
2 11 (5.53%) Tomcat
3 7 (3.52%) Node.js
4 5 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (2.51%) Apache
5 4 (2.01%) Oracle Workflow
5 4 (2.01%) SAS
6 3 (1.51%) JBoss
7 2 (1.01%) Mule
7 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.01%) IIS
8 1 (0.50%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (6.53%) MS Excel
1 13 (6.53%) InfoPath
2 7 (3.52%) GIMP
2 7 (3.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Global One
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (8.54%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.01%) Firewall
2 2 (1.01%) Intranet
3 1 (0.50%) SMTP
3 1 (0.50%) HTTP
3 1 (0.50%) SNMP
3 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (26.13%) SQL Server
2 18 (9.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (8.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (7.04%) Relational Database
5 13 (6.53%) NoSQL
6 12 (6.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (6.03%) RDBMS
7 9 (4.52%) Oracle Database
8 6 (3.02%) MongoDB
8 6 (3.02%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.51%) Hadoop
9 5 (2.51%) MySQL
9 5 (2.51%) UniData
10 4 (2.01%) SQLite
10 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (2.01%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (1.51%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (1.01%) OLAP
13 1 (0.50%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.50%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 28 (14.07%) Subversion
2 22 (11.06%) Visual Studio
3 18 (9.05%) JUnit
4 17 (8.54%) Git (software)
5 16 (8.04%) Maven
5 16 (8.04%) Selenium
6 12 (6.03%) PhantomJS
7 11 (5.53%) Ant
8 10 (5.03%) Hudson
8 10 (5.03%) Jenkins
9 9 (4.52%) QUnit
9 9 (4.52%) Jasmine
10 7 (3.52%) Grunt
10 7 (3.52%) Mercurial
10 7 (3.52%) Team Foundation Server
11 6 (3.02%) Flash Builder
11 6 (3.02%) Appium
12 5 (2.51%) Eclipse
13 4 (2.01%) Log4j
13 4 (2.01%) Android Studio
General
1 61 (30.65%) Finance
2 27 (13.57%) Banking
3 17 (8.54%) Electronics
4 14 (7.04%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.03%) Legal
6 9 (4.52%) Games
7 7 (3.52%) Investment Banking
7 7 (3.52%) Marketing
8 5 (2.51%) Retail
9 2 (1.01%) Front Office
9 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 144 (72.36%) Developer
2 42 (21.11%) Senior Developer
3 29 (14.57%) .NET Developer
4 26 (13.07%) Java Developer
5 21 (10.55%) Software Engineer
5 21 (10.55%) Web Developer
6 18 (9.05%) Software Developer
7 14 (7.04%) Senior Java Developer
8 13 (6.53%) Front-End Developer
9 11 (5.53%) iOS Developer
9 11 (5.53%) C# Developer
10 10 (5.03%) Analyst
11 9 (4.52%) .NET Web Developer
12 8 (4.02%) C# .NET Developer
12 8 (4.02%) AWS Developer
13 7 (3.52%) Applications Support
13 7 (3.52%) Senior Software Developer
14 6 (3.02%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.02%) Android Developer
15 5 (2.51%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (45.73%) .NET
2 70 (35.18%) HTML
3 53 (26.63%) CSS
4 46 (23.12%) HTML5
5 37 (18.59%) jQuery
5 37 (18.59%) XML
6 31 (15.58%) Spring
7 28 (14.07%) AngularJS
8 27 (13.57%) WPF
8 27 (13.57%) Sass
9 26 (13.07%) RESTful
10 24 (12.06%) WCF
10 24 (12.06%) Hibernate
11 23 (11.56%) Web Services
12 22 (11.06%) ASP.NET
13 20 (10.05%) .NET Framework
13 20 (10.05%) OpenGL
13 20 (10.05%) J2EE
13 20 (10.05%) LESS
14 18 (9.05%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.56%) Computer Science
2 21 (10.55%) Mathematics
3 19 (9.55%) Visualisation
4 17 (8.54%) CUDA
5 14 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (6.03%) iPad
6 12 (6.03%) Mobile App
7 7 (3.52%) N-Tier
7 7 (3.52%) iPhone
8 6 (3.02%) Animation
8 6 (3.02%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.51%) User Experience
10 4 (2.01%) GIS
11 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.01%) Derivative
12 2 (1.01%) Equity Derivative
12 2 (1.01%) Statistics
12 2 (1.01%) Credit Risk
12 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
12 2 (1.01%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 36 (18.09%) UNIX
2 29 (14.57%) Windows
3 24 (12.06%) Linux
4 15 (7.54%) Android
5 10 (5.03%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.51%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.01%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (68.34%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (28.64%) TDD
3 55 (27.64%) MVC
4 39 (19.60%) Software Engineering
5 37 (18.59%) OO
6 36 (18.09%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (14.57%) Scrum
7 29 (14.57%) Mentoring
8 27 (13.57%) OOP
9 24 (12.06%) Waterfall
10 21 (10.55%) Web Development
11 18 (9.05%) Software Architecture
12 17 (8.54%) 3D Visualisation
12 17 (8.54%) Linear Algebra
13 11 (5.53%) iOS Development
14 10 (5.03%) Content Management
15 9 (4.52%) E-Commerce
16 8 (4.02%) Workflow
16 8 (4.02%) Android Development
17 7 (3.52%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 90 (45.23%) C#
2 85 (42.71%) JavaScript
3 67 (33.67%) Java
4 47 (23.62%) SQL
5 27 (13.57%) C++
6 25 (12.56%) C
7 17 (8.54%) VC++
8 14 (7.04%) PL/SQL
9 13 (6.53%) Shell Script
10 10 (5.03%) Objective-C
11 7 (3.52%) ActionScript
12 6 (3.02%) VB.NET
12 6 (3.02%) Bash Shell
13 4 (2.01%) F#
13 4 (2.01%) Python
14 3 (1.51%) Perl
15 2 (1.01%) Korn
15 2 (1.01%) PHP
15 2 (1.01%) Delphi
15 2 (1.01%) Scala
Qualifications
1 34 (17.09%) Degree
2 8 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.51%) MCP
4 2 (1.01%) CISSP
5 1 (0.50%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.03%) QA
2 4 (2.01%) SLA
2 4 (2.01%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 5 (2.51%) Control-M
2 1 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.50%) OpenView
2 1 (0.50%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.50%) SCCM
2 1 (0.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (22.11%) Oracle
2 19 (9.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (2.51%) Sybase
4 4 (2.01%) Facebook
5 3 (1.51%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.51%) Cognos
6 1 (0.50%) Twitter
6 1 (0.50%) Lotus
6 1 (0.50%) HP
6 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
6 1 (0.50%) Brio
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