The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Unit Testing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unit Testing over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 62 72
Rank change year-on-year -14 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 24 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.93% 2.78% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.10% 3.04% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 23
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,700 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  

Unit Testing is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1141 1087 1266
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 91.79% 91.65% 89.91%
Number of salaries quoted 700 618 770
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Unit Testing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Edinburgh

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 23 (60.53%) C#
2 23 (60.53%) .NET
2 23 (60.53%) CSS
3 22 (57.89%) MVC
4 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (55.26%) HTML
5 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
6 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
7 17 (44.74%) Visual Studio
8 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
9 15 (39.47%) Java
9 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
10 14 (36.84%) jQuery
10 14 (36.84%) Scrum
10 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 12 (31.58%) HTML5
11 12 (31.58%) SOAP
11 12 (31.58%) Web Services
11 12 (31.58%) CSS3
11 12 (31.58%) User Experience
11 12 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
12 11 (28.95%) Jasmine
12 11 (28.95%) OO
12 11 (28.95%) Finance
12 11 (28.95%) TDD
12 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
12 11 (28.95%) EPiServer

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (28.95%) EPiServer
2 9 (23.68%) CMS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.63%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) iPaaS
1 4 (10.53%) PaaS
2 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.63%) GitHub
3 1 (2.63%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.63%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.63%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.63%) HBase
3 1 (2.63%) MariaDB
3 1 (2.63%) MySQL
3 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (44.74%) Visual Studio
2 12 (31.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (28.95%) Jasmine
4 8 (21.05%) NUnit
5 7 (18.42%) Jenkins
6 6 (15.79%) SoapUI
7 5 (13.16%) Maven
8 4 (10.53%) Moq
8 4 (10.53%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
9 3 (7.89%) JUnit
9 3 (7.89%) NSubstitute
10 2 (5.26%) JIRA
11 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 1 (2.63%) Bugzilla
11 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
11 1 (2.63%) PHPUnit
11 1 (2.63%) Selenium
11 1 (2.63%) SonarQube
11 1 (2.63%) Subversion
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Banking
2 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 30 (78.95%) Developer
2 11 (28.95%) Software Developer
3 8 (21.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (21.05%) Java Developer
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.89%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (7.89%) C# Developer
4 3 (7.89%) Programmer
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
4 3 (7.89%) UI Developer
5 2 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Development Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Mobile Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) UI Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (2.63%) iOS Developer
6 1 (2.63%) Java Engineer
6 1 (2.63%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (60.53%) .NET
1 23 (60.53%) CSS
2 21 (55.26%) HTML
3 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
4 15 (39.47%) ASP.NET
5 14 (36.84%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (36.84%) jQuery
6 12 (31.58%) CSS3
6 12 (31.58%) HTML5
6 12 (31.58%) SOAP
6 12 (31.58%) Web Services
7 10 (26.32%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (26.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (23.68%) Sass
9 8 (21.05%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) Spring
11 6 (15.79%) .NET Framework
11 6 (15.79%) Apache MINA
11 6 (15.79%) Java SE
11 6 (15.79%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (31.58%) Greenfield Project
1 12 (31.58%) User Experience
2 5 (13.16%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.16%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.26%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.63%) Fintech
4 1 (2.63%) PACS
4 1 (2.63%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Android
2 4 (10.53%) Apple iOS
3 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) Debian
4 1 (2.63%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) MVC
2 21 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (42.11%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (36.84%) Scrum
5 11 (28.95%) OO
5 11 (28.95%) Software Engineering
5 11 (28.95%) TDD
6 9 (23.68%) Progressive Enhancement
6 9 (23.68%) Responsive Web Design
7 8 (21.05%) Front End Development
8 5 (13.16%) Web Application Development
9 4 (10.53%) iOS Development
10 3 (7.89%) Android Development
10 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
10 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
10 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
11 2 (5.26%) DevOps
11 2 (5.26%) Mathematics
11 2 (5.26%) Memory Management
12 1 (2.63%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 26 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 23 (60.53%) C#
3 15 (39.47%) Java
4 6 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (7.89%) XPath
6 2 (5.26%) C++
6 2 (5.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.63%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.63%) C
7 1 (2.63%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.63%) Python
7 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (2.63%) Apache Flume
1 1 (2.63%) Docker
1 1 (2.63%) HDFS
1 1 (2.63%) KVM
1 1 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) MuleSoft
3 2 (5.26%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle
4 1 (2.63%) Zend
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