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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 51 65
Rank change year-on-year -26 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 14 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.25% 3.66% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 4.02% 3.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 35 29
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.33% +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 1045 1218 1202
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 93.22% 90.96% 88.97%
Number of salaries quoted 680 822 713
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £59,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) C#
2 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (44.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) .NET
4 9 (36.00%) CSS
4 9 (36.00%) HTML
4 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
4 9 (36.00%) jQuery
5 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (32.00%) MVC
5 8 (32.00%) Finance
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
5 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) SOAP
6 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 7 (28.00%) iOS Development
6 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
6 7 (28.00%) REST
7 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (24.00%) OO
7 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
8 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (20.00%) SQL
8 5 (20.00%) XML
8 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
8 5 (20.00%) HTML5

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 3 (12.00%) CMS
1 3 (12.00%) EPiServer
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
2 1 (4.00%) MODX
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) iPaaS
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (8.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
3 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
3 3 (12.00%) Jasmine
3 3 (12.00%) JUnit
3 3 (12.00%) Moq
3 3 (12.00%) NSubstitute
3 3 (12.00%) NUnit
3 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.00%) Appium
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (8.00%) Selenium
4 2 (8.00%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Java Developer
4 5 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 4 (16.00%) iOS Developer
6 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Mobile Engineer
6 3 (12.00%) Programmer
6 3 (12.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Objective-C Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior iOS Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (8.00%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) .NET
2 9 (36.00%) CSS
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 9 (36.00%) jQuery
3 8 (32.00%) AngularJS
3 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 7 (28.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (28.00%) REST
4 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 5 (20.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (16.00%) CSS3
6 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Spring
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (12.00%) Sass
7 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (12.00%) User Experience
4 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (16.00%) Android
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) Software Engineering
3 8 (32.00%) MVC
4 7 (28.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (28.00%) iOS Development
5 6 (24.00%) OO
6 4 (16.00%) Android Development
6 4 (16.00%) Mobile Development
6 4 (16.00%) TDD
7 3 (12.00%) Functional Testing
7 3 (12.00%) Progressive Enhancement
7 3 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 3 (12.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.00%) SDLC
8 2 (8.00%) Time Management
9 1 (4.00%) Build Automation
9 1 (4.00%) Image Processing
9 1 (4.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) C#
1 12 (48.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (44.00%) Java
3 5 (20.00%) SQL
4 4 (16.00%) Objective-C
5 3 (12.00%) C
5 3 (12.00%) XPath
6 2 (8.00%) C++
6 2 (8.00%) PHP
7 1 (4.00%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (12.00%) Xamarin
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
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Sanderson
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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