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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Unit Testing
Rank 73 69 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 83 100 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.79% 3.25% 4.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 3.74% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 50 69 78
Average salary £45,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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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
2663 2673 2785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.51% 86.87% 84.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1699 1694 1827
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 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 -11 44 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Edinburgh -7 36 £45,000 +16.88% 7
Stirling - 6 £48,750 -
West Lothian +4 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Dundee -18 1 £35,000 -12.50%
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

1 133 (71.51%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (55.38%) Java
3 94 (50.54%) JavaScript
4 88 (47.31%) HTML
4 88 (47.31%) CSS
5 83 (44.62%) Continuous Integration
6 68 (36.56%) TDD
7 63 (33.87%) OO
8 60 (32.26%) C#
8 60 (32.26%) JSON
9 57 (30.65%) MVC
10 55 (29.57%) Web Services
10 55 (29.57%) Jenkins
11 52 (27.96%) BDD
11 52 (27.96%) RESTful
12 51 (27.42%) jQuery
13 48 (25.81%) Maven
13 48 (25.81%) XML
14 45 (24.19%) Finance
15 44 (23.66%) SQL
16 43 (23.12%) Scrum
17 42 (22.58%) .NET
17 42 (22.58%) Selenium
18 41 (22.04%) AngularJS
19 40 (21.51%) HTML5
20 38 (20.43%) Banking
20 38 (20.43%) Spring
21 37 (19.89%) Open Source
22 35 (18.82%) Software Engineering
23 34 (18.28%) Android

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 31 (16.67%) JBoss
2 29 (15.59%) Alfresco
3 15 (8.06%) Node.js
4 12 (6.45%) MQSeries
5 10 (5.38%) CMS
6 9 (4.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.69%) Umbraco
8 3 (1.61%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.08%) Apache Qpid
9 2 (1.08%) Mule
9 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.54%) Apache
10 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.54%) IIS
10 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.54%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (1.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.61%) IaaS
2 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.69%) HTTP
2 1 (0.54%) DHCP
2 1 (0.54%) DLNA
2 1 (0.54%) ICMP
2 1 (0.54%) SNMP
2 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.54%) WAN
2 1 (0.54%) Wireless
2 1 (0.54%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.98%) Relational Database
2 24 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 17 (9.14%) NoSQL
4 13 (6.99%) RDBMS
5 12 (6.45%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (6.45%) BigTable
5 12 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.91%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.61%) SQLite
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.54%) MySQL
9 1 (0.54%) Redis
Development Applications
1 55 (29.57%) Jenkins
2 48 (25.81%) Maven
3 42 (22.58%) Selenium
4 33 (17.74%) Git (software)
5 29 (15.59%) Artifactory
6 19 (10.22%) Subversion
7 14 (7.53%) Eclipse
8 13 (6.99%) Cucumber
8 13 (6.99%) gulp
8 13 (6.99%) JSUnit
8 13 (6.99%) WebDriver
9 12 (6.45%) Hudson
10 11 (5.91%) Xcode
11 10 (5.38%) Visual Studio
12 8 (4.30%) JIRA
12 8 (4.30%) JUnit
13 7 (3.76%) Grunt
13 7 (3.76%) Team Foundation Server
14 6 (3.23%) Android Studio
15 5 (2.69%) WebStorm
General
1 45 (24.19%) Finance
2 38 (20.43%) Banking
3 12 (6.45%) Back Office
4 10 (5.38%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.84%) Games
6 4 (2.15%) Corporate Banking
6 4 (2.15%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.15%) Legal
7 1 (0.54%) Front Office
7 1 (0.54%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 154 (82.80%) Developer
2 36 (19.35%) Java Developer
3 29 (15.59%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (12.37%) Open Source Developer
4 23 (12.37%) Senior Developer
5 19 (10.22%) .NET Developer
6 17 (9.14%) Software Developer
7 16 (8.60%) C++ Developer
7 16 (8.60%) Web Developer
8 15 (8.06%) Applications Developer
8 15 (8.06%) C# Developer
9 12 (6.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 11 (5.91%) Mobile Developer
11 10 (5.38%) Android Developer
11 10 (5.38%) Software Engineer
12 9 (4.84%) Analyst
12 9 (4.84%) Angular Developer
12 9 (4.84%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 9 (4.84%) Lead Developer
12 9 (4.84%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (47.31%) CSS
1 88 (47.31%) HTML
2 60 (32.26%) JSON
3 55 (29.57%) Web Services
4 52 (27.96%) RESTful
5 51 (27.42%) jQuery
6 48 (25.81%) XML
7 42 (22.58%) .NET
8 41 (22.04%) AngularJS
9 40 (21.51%) HTML5
10 38 (20.43%) Spring
11 32 (17.20%) Hibernate
12 30 (16.13%) XHTML
13 29 (15.59%) Gherkin
13 29 (15.59%) Sass
13 29 (15.59%) Spring Security
14 23 (12.37%) CSS3
15 20 (10.75%) ASP.NET
16 18 (9.68%) LESS
16 18 (9.68%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (17.20%) Mobile App
2 30 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (10.75%) Derivative
4 15 (8.06%) Fixed Income
4 15 (8.06%) User Experience
5 13 (6.99%) Computer Science
6 12 (6.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 12 (6.45%) Market Risk
7 9 (4.84%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 8 (4.30%) Management Information System
9 6 (3.23%) Animation
10 4 (2.15%) Equities
10 4 (2.15%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (2.15%) iPad
10 4 (2.15%) iPhone
11 3 (1.61%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 1 (0.54%) Embedded Systems
13 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
13 1 (0.54%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 34 (18.28%) Android
2 24 (12.90%) Apple iOS
3 18 (9.68%) Windows
4 15 (8.06%) Linux
5 12 (6.45%) Unix
6 3 (1.61%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.54%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (71.51%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (44.62%) Continuous Integration
3 68 (36.56%) TDD
4 63 (33.87%) OO
5 57 (30.65%) MVC
6 52 (27.96%) BDD
7 43 (23.12%) Scrum
8 37 (19.89%) Open Source
9 35 (18.82%) Software Engineering
10 31 (16.67%) SOA
11 29 (15.59%) Document Management
11 29 (15.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 26 (13.98%) Android Development
13 22 (11.83%) Mobile Development
14 20 (10.75%) Analytics
15 17 (9.14%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (8.60%) Refactoring
17 15 (8.06%) System Testing
18 14 (7.53%) Electronic Trading
18 14 (7.53%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 103 (55.38%) Java
2 94 (50.54%) JavaScript
3 60 (32.26%) C#
4 44 (23.66%) SQL
5 32 (17.20%) C++
6 24 (12.90%) Python
7 20 (10.75%) Ruby
8 14 (7.53%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.99%) Objective-C
9 13 (6.99%) XPath
10 11 (5.91%) Perl
11 10 (5.38%) Shell Script
12 9 (4.84%) Apple Swift
12 9 (4.84%) Bash Shell
13 8 (4.30%) Smalltalk
14 5 (2.69%) VB
14 5 (2.69%) VB6
14 5 (2.69%) VC++
15 4 (2.15%) PHP
15 4 (2.15%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 28 (15.05%) Degree
2 25 (13.44%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.60%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (1.08%) Ansible
2 1 (0.54%) HP Fortify
2 1 (0.54%) Iperf
2 1 (0.54%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 12 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 9 (4.84%) Adobe
3 8 (4.30%) Atlassian
4 6 (3.23%) Sybase
5 4 (2.15%) Apple
6 3 (1.61%) Oracle
7 2 (1.08%) Facebook
7 2 (1.08%) Google
7 2 (1.08%) Twitter
8 1 (0.54%) HP
8 1 (0.54%) Sitecore
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