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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 56 68 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -10
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 139 95 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.72% 3.03% 3.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.61% 3.75% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 92 58 67
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £29,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
3012 2530 2397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.51% 80.75% 75.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1647 1613
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Glasgow -17 72 £37,000 -7.50% 7
Edinburgh +22 50 £38,500 +2.66% 5
Fife +6 6 £41,250 +3.12% 1
Dundee - 2 £35,000 - 1
West Lothian - 1 £37,500 -
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 107 (41.31%) JavaScript
2 102 (39.38%) Software Engineering
3 101 (39.00%) Java
4 98 (37.84%) .NET
5 97 (37.45%) C#
6 96 (37.07%) HTML
7 86 (33.20%) CSS
8 81 (31.27%) SQL
9 75 (28.96%) jQuery
10 73 (28.19%) Hibernate
11 68 (26.25%) Spring
12 62 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
13 57 (22.01%) ASP.NET
14 53 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
15 51 (19.69%) C
16 50 (19.31%) XML
17 47 (18.15%) Web Services
18 46 (17.76%) Visual Studio
19 44 (16.99%) LINQ
20 43 (16.60%) Oracle
21 42 (16.22%) Finance
21 42 (16.22%) Subversion
21 42 (16.22%) Document Management
22 40 (15.44%) Degree
22 40 (15.44%) C++
23 38 (14.67%) OO
24 37 (14.29%) JBoss
24 37 (14.29%) Maven
24 37 (14.29%) TDD
25 36 (13.90%) Ajax

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 28 (10.81%) Tomcat
2 26 (10.04%) SharePoint
3 17 (6.56%) Alfresco
4 16 (6.18%) Apache
5 14 (5.41%) IIS
6 8 (3.09%) WebSphere
6 8 (3.09%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (1.93%) CMS
8 3 (1.16%) Jetty
8 3 (1.16%) nginx
9 2 (0.77%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.39%) SAS
10 1 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
10 1 (0.39%) Drupal
10 1 (0.39%) Mule
10 1 (0.39%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.39%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
10 1 (0.39%) Node.js
10 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 9 (3.47%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.32%) Oracle EBS R12
1 6 (2.32%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.93%) GitHub
2 4 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.16%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.34%) HTTP
2 16 (6.18%) Ethernet
3 8 (3.09%) PuTTY
4 3 (1.16%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.16%) DNS
4 3 (1.16%) DHCP
4 3 (1.16%) FTP
4 3 (1.16%) IPsec
5 1 (0.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.39%) ASN.1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (12.36%) SQL Server
2 26 (10.04%) Oracle Database
3 12 (4.63%) Relational Database
4 11 (4.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (2.32%) NoSQL
6 6 (2.32%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (2.32%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.93%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.16%) MySQL
8 3 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.16%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.77%) MarkLogic
9 2 (0.77%) Big Data
9 2 (0.77%) Data Mart
9 2 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.39%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 46 (17.76%) Visual Studio
2 42 (16.22%) Subversion
3 37 (14.29%) Maven
4 31 (11.97%) Jenkins
5 26 (10.04%) Selenium
6 24 (9.27%) JUnit
7 16 (6.18%) Artifactory
8 15 (5.79%) Eclipse
9 13 (5.02%) Team Foundation Server
10 12 (4.63%) Git (software)
11 9 (3.47%) JIRA
11 9 (3.47%) Cucumber
12 8 (3.09%) EasyMock
13 7 (2.70%) Ant
14 6 (2.32%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.32%) Oracle Forms
15 4 (1.54%) Trac
15 4 (1.54%) Moq
15 4 (1.54%) NUnit
16 3 (1.16%) PHPUnit
General
1 42 (16.22%) Finance
2 26 (10.04%) Legal
3 25 (9.65%) Law
4 17 (6.56%) Banking
5 16 (6.18%) Electronics
6 14 (5.41%) Investment Banking
7 10 (3.86%) Retail
8 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.16%) German Language
9 3 (1.16%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.16%) Turkish Language
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.39%) Front Office
10 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.39%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 171 (66.02%) Developer
2 87 (33.59%) Software Engineer
3 57 (22.01%) Java Developer
4 38 (14.67%) Software Developer
5 31 (11.97%) Applications Developer
6 30 (11.58%) Programmer
6 30 (11.58%) Senior Software Engineer
7 29 (11.20%) Analyst
8 27 (10.42%) Senior Developer
9 25 (9.65%) Analyst Programmer
10 24 (9.27%) .NET Developer
11 22 (8.49%) C# Developer
12 21 (8.11%) Analyst Developer
13 16 (6.18%) Principal Engineer
13 16 (6.18%) Principal Software Engineer
14 14 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
15 9 (3.47%) Web Developer
15 9 (3.47%) Senior Software Developer
16 8 (3.09%) Senior Programmer
16 8 (3.09%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (37.84%) .NET
2 96 (37.07%) HTML
3 86 (33.20%) CSS
4 75 (28.96%) jQuery
5 73 (28.19%) Hibernate
6 68 (26.25%) Spring
7 57 (22.01%) ASP.NET
8 50 (19.31%) XML
9 47 (18.15%) Web Services
10 44 (16.99%) LINQ
11 36 (13.90%) Ajax
11 36 (13.90%) WPF
12 33 (12.74%) JSON
13 31 (11.97%) RESTful
13 31 (11.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 26 (10.04%) J2EE
15 24 (9.27%) Servlets
16 23 (8.88%) Java EE
17 21 (8.11%) WCF
18 20 (7.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.65%) Open Source
1 25 (9.65%) Computer Science
2 20 (7.72%) Visualisation
3 18 (6.95%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (6.56%) Mathematics
5 16 (6.18%) CUDA
6 9 (3.47%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.09%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.70%) iPad
9 5 (1.93%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.16%) Blog
11 2 (0.77%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.77%) Firmware
12 1 (0.39%) NHS
12 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.39%) Tandem
12 1 (0.39%) Credit Risk
12 1 (0.39%) Physics
12 1 (0.39%) Derivative
12 1 (0.39%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.58%) Windows
2 27 (10.42%) UNIX
3 17 (6.56%) Linux
4 5 (1.93%) Mac OS X
4 5 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.54%) CentOS
5 4 (1.54%) Fedora
6 2 (0.77%) Android
7 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (39.38%) Software Engineering
2 62 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (20.46%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (16.22%) Document Management
5 38 (14.67%) OO
6 37 (14.29%) TDD
7 32 (12.36%) MVC
8 31 (11.97%) User Acceptance Testing
9 29 (11.20%) Scrum
10 28 (10.81%) OOP
11 26 (10.04%) RAD
12 25 (9.65%) Systems Analysis
13 24 (9.27%) SOA
13 24 (9.27%) Waterfall
14 21 (8.11%) Test Automation
15 20 (7.72%) BDD
16 18 (6.95%) Stress Testing
17 16 (6.18%) Software Architecture
17 16 (6.18%) 3D Visualisation
17 16 (6.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 107 (41.31%) JavaScript
2 101 (39.00%) Java
3 97 (37.45%) C#
4 81 (31.27%) SQL
5 51 (19.69%) C
6 40 (15.44%) C++
7 26 (10.04%) VBScript
8 22 (8.49%) PL/SQL
9 18 (6.95%) Embedded C
10 16 (6.18%) VC++
10 16 (6.18%) Shell Script
11 11 (4.25%) VB.NET
12 5 (1.93%) PHP
13 3 (1.16%) T-SQL
13 3 (1.16%) Python
13 3 (1.16%) F#
14 2 (0.77%) Ruby
14 2 (0.77%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.77%) VB
15 1 (0.39%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 40 (15.44%) Degree
2 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
2 4 (1.54%) GIAC
3 3 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.39%) ISEB
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.79%) SLA
2 8 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 7 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.16%) Xen
1 3 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.39%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.54%) Puppet
2 3 (1.16%) Ansible
3 1 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 43 (16.60%) Oracle
2 37 (14.29%) JBoss
3 22 (8.49%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.54%) Google
4 4 (1.54%) Dell
5 3 (1.16%) Informatica
5 3 (1.16%) VMware
6 2 (0.77%) Zend
7 1 (0.39%) IBM
7 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.39%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.39%) Sybase
7 1 (0.39%) Infragistics
7 1 (0.39%) Red Gate
7 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.39%) Twitter
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Career Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago