The table below looks at the statistics for Unit Testing skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Unit Testing
Rank 17 15 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 7.84% 1.75% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.51% 2.38% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Unit Testing
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
47 42 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Lothian 92.16% 73.68% 80.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 30 48
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,050 £56,730 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Unit Testing
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Unit Testing Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unit Testing across the West Lothian region.

Unit Testing Salary Trend in West Lothian

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) NHibernate
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 5 (71.43%) MySQL
3 5 (71.43%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
6 1 (14.29%) HTML
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) Windows
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
6 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (14.29%) Kanban

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the West Lothian 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) Software Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 6 (85.71%) WCF
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) NHibernate
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Kanban
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Xamarin