The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Unit Testing
Rank 58 63 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 133 108 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.58% 3.31% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 4.12% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 88 67 63
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2995 2622 2413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 80.73% 80.40% 75.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 1718 1637
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 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -13 67 £37,000 -12.94% 9
Edinburgh +9 49 £38,500 +1.31% 8
Fife +2 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
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Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 124 (43.21%) JavaScript
2 114 (39.72%) Java
3 109 (37.98%) HTML
4 106 (36.93%) Software Engineering
5 104 (36.24%) C#
6 103 (35.89%) .NET
7 102 (35.54%) CSS
8 94 (32.75%) SQL
9 92 (32.06%) jQuery
10 86 (29.97%) Hibernate
11 83 (28.92%) Spring
12 75 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
13 74 (25.78%) Continuous Integration
14 67 (23.34%) ASP.NET
15 61 (21.25%) Web Services
16 54 (18.82%) C
16 54 (18.82%) Maven
17 53 (18.47%) JBoss
18 52 (18.12%) JSON
18 52 (18.12%) LINQ
18 52 (18.12%) Jenkins
19 51 (17.77%) Document Management
20 50 (17.42%) XML
21 49 (17.07%) RESTful
22 48 (16.72%) User Acceptance Testing
23 47 (16.38%) Finance
24 46 (16.03%) Open Source
25 45 (15.68%) Oracle
26 44 (15.33%) Subversion
27 43 (14.98%) Visual Studio

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 29 (10.10%) Alfresco
2 25 (8.71%) SharePoint
3 21 (7.32%) Tomcat
4 12 (4.18%) IIS
5 11 (3.83%) Apache
6 10 (3.48%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (2.09%) Apache Solr
7 6 (2.09%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (1.74%) Facebook Platform
8 5 (1.74%) nginx
9 3 (1.05%) CMS
10 2 (0.70%) TeamSite
11 1 (0.35%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
11 1 (0.35%) SAS
11 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (3.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.44%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.74%) GitHub
1 5 (1.74%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (1.74%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.39%) SaaS
2 4 (1.39%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.57%) Ethernet
2 14 (4.88%) HTTP
3 8 (2.79%) PuTTY
4 2 (0.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.94%) SQL Server
2 29 (10.10%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.23%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (4.53%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (3.83%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 11 (3.83%) Crystal Reports
7 10 (3.48%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.14%) MongoDB
9 7 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
9 7 (2.44%) Oracle BI EE
10 6 (2.09%) Hadoop
11 5 (1.74%) Redis
12 4 (1.39%) MySQL
12 4 (1.39%) RDBMS
13 3 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
13 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
14 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 54 (18.82%) Maven
2 52 (18.12%) Jenkins
3 44 (15.33%) Subversion
4 43 (14.98%) Visual Studio
5 41 (14.29%) Selenium
6 32 (11.15%) Artifactory
7 21 (7.32%) JUnit
8 15 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
8 15 (5.23%) Eclipse
9 13 (4.53%) Git (software)
10 12 (4.18%) JIRA
11 10 (3.48%) Cucumber
12 8 (2.79%) EasyMock
13 7 (2.44%) Oracle Forms
14 6 (2.09%) PHPUnit
14 6 (2.09%) WebDriver
14 6 (2.09%) Behat
14 6 (2.09%) Trac
15 5 (1.74%) Ant
16 4 (1.39%) NUnit
General
1 47 (16.38%) Finance
2 26 (9.06%) Banking
3 23 (8.01%) Law
3 23 (8.01%) Legal
4 22 (7.67%) Investment Banking
5 16 (5.57%) Electronics
6 11 (3.83%) Retail
7 5 (1.74%) Advertising
8 4 (1.39%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.35%) Front Office
9 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 196 (68.29%) Developer
2 95 (33.10%) Software Engineer
3 73 (25.44%) Java Developer
4 33 (11.50%) Senior Developer
4 33 (11.50%) Software Developer
5 32 (11.15%) Programmer
5 32 (11.15%) .NET Developer
5 32 (11.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 29 (10.10%) C# Developer
7 28 (9.76%) Analyst
8 26 (9.06%) Applications Developer
9 24 (8.36%) Analyst Programmer
10 19 (6.62%) Analyst Developer
11 18 (6.27%) Senior Java Developer
12 17 (5.92%) C# .NET Developer
12 17 (5.92%) Principal Software Engineer
12 17 (5.92%) Principal Engineer
13 11 (3.83%) WPF Developer
14 10 (3.48%) ASP.NET Developer
15 9 (3.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (37.98%) HTML
2 103 (35.89%) .NET
3 102 (35.54%) CSS
4 92 (32.06%) jQuery
5 86 (29.97%) Hibernate
6 83 (28.92%) Spring
7 67 (23.34%) ASP.NET
8 61 (21.25%) Web Services
9 52 (18.12%) JSON
9 52 (18.12%) LINQ
10 50 (17.42%) XML
11 49 (17.07%) RESTful
12 40 (13.94%) WPF
13 38 (13.24%) Ajax
14 34 (11.85%) XHTML
14 34 (11.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 33 (11.50%) Gherkin
16 32 (11.15%) WCF
17 28 (9.76%) Spring Security
18 23 (8.01%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 46 (16.03%) Open Source
2 22 (7.67%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.97%) Visualisation
4 17 (5.92%) Embedded Systems
4 17 (5.92%) Mathematics
5 16 (5.57%) CUDA
6 12 (4.18%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.79%) N-Tier
8 7 (2.44%) iPad
9 5 (1.74%) Social Media
10 3 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.70%) Derivative
11 2 (0.70%) Equity Derivative
12 1 (0.35%) GIS
12 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.35%) Tandem
12 1 (0.35%) Physics
12 1 (0.35%) FMCG
12 1 (0.35%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.89%) UNIX
2 31 (10.80%) Windows
3 18 (6.27%) Linux
4 7 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.44%) Android
5 5 (1.74%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.35%) Fedora
7 1 (0.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (36.93%) Software Engineering
2 75 (26.13%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (25.78%) Continuous Integration
4 51 (17.77%) Document Management
5 48 (16.72%) User Acceptance Testing
6 42 (14.63%) Scrum
7 40 (13.94%) OO
7 40 (13.94%) SOA
7 40 (13.94%) BDD
8 37 (12.89%) MVC
9 36 (12.54%) TDD
10 27 (9.41%) OOP
11 25 (8.71%) RAD
12 23 (8.01%) Systems Analysis
12 23 (8.01%) Waterfall
13 21 (7.32%) Test Automation
14 17 (5.92%) Software Testing
14 17 (5.92%) Web Development
14 17 (5.92%) Stress Testing
15 16 (5.57%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 124 (43.21%) JavaScript
2 114 (39.72%) Java
3 104 (36.24%) C#
4 94 (32.75%) SQL
5 54 (18.82%) C
6 41 (14.29%) C++
7 27 (9.41%) Shell Script
8 25 (8.71%) VBScript
9 23 (8.01%) PL/SQL
10 20 (6.97%) Embedded C
11 17 (5.92%) VC++
12 13 (4.53%) VB.NET
13 7 (2.44%) PHP
14 5 (1.74%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.74%) Python
15 4 (1.39%) Groovy
16 3 (1.05%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.05%) F#
17 2 (0.70%) Ruby
17 2 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (12.54%) Degree
2 5 (1.74%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.74%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.39%) ISTQB
3 4 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (1.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (0.35%) ISEB
4 1 (0.35%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.27%) SLA
2 10 (3.48%) ISO 9001
3 5 (1.74%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) Control-M
Vendors
1 53 (18.47%) JBoss
2 45 (15.68%) Oracle
3 29 (10.10%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.09%) Zend
4 6 (2.09%) Twitter
5 5 (1.74%) Facebook
5 5 (1.74%) Red Hat
5 5 (1.74%) Google
6 3 (1.05%) Informatica
6 3 (1.05%) Sybase
7 1 (0.35%) Dell
7 1 (0.35%) IBM
7 1 (0.35%) TIBCO
Dunfermline, Fife
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
ThoughtWorks
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Saxon Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + (Negotiable salary)
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh
Creative Personnel
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell (UK)
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago