Period
to 18 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 6 months to 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 65 69
Rank change year-on-year -11 +4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 93 69 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.12% 3.71% 3.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.01% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 79 54 88
Glasgow median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £31,475 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £56,250
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Unit Testing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,104 1,720 2,449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 93.26% 92.42% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1,431 1,023 1,514
Glasgow median annual salary £48,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.49% +2.35% +1.80%
10th Percentile £31,500 £30,550 £28,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,625 £43,000
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.78% +1.18%

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Unit Testing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Unit Testing in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Unit Testing in Glasgow

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in Glasgow over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Unit Testing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 54 (58.06%) TDD
2 45 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 42 (45.16%) SQL
4 37 (39.78%) Java
4 37 (39.78%) BDD
5 34 (36.56%) OO
5 34 (36.56%) Python
6 33 (35.48%) XML
7 32 (34.41%) Finance
8 28 (30.11%) Continuous Integration
9 27 (29.03%) NoSQL
10 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
11 25 (26.88%) CSS
12 24 (25.81%) HTML
12 24 (25.81%) Scrum
13 23 (24.73%) C#
13 23 (24.73%) Web Services
13 23 (24.73%) SDLC
14 20 (21.51%) Test Automation
14 20 (21.51%) SOAP
14 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
14 20 (21.51%) Relational Database
15 19 (20.43%) HTML5
15 19 (20.43%) MVC
16 18 (19.35%) .NET
16 18 (19.35%) Linux
17 17 (18.28%) jQuery
17 17 (18.28%) JSON
17 17 (18.28%) Spring
17 17 (18.28%) Apache Cassandra

Unit Testing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 12 (12.90%) MQSeries
2 5 (5.38%) Oracle Coherence
2 5 (5.38%) Tomcat
3 4 (4.30%) Apache Spark
3 4 (4.30%) IIS
3 4 (4.30%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.08%) CMS
4 1 (1.08%) ColdFusion
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.08%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.30%) PaaS
4 2 (2.15%) GitHub
4 2 (2.15%) npm
5 1 (1.08%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (29.03%) NoSQL
2 20 (21.51%) Relational Database
2 20 (21.51%) SQL Server
3 17 (18.28%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (12.90%) Bigtable
4 12 (12.90%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (7.53%) Big Data
6 5 (5.38%) MongoDB
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.15%) RDBMS
8 1 (1.08%) HBase
8 1 (1.08%) Power BI
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Visual Studio
2 8 (8.60%) JUnit
3 7 (7.53%) Git (software)
3 7 (7.53%) Jenkins
3 7 (7.53%) Maven
4 5 (5.38%) IntelliJ
4 5 (5.38%) JIRA
4 5 (5.38%) Subversion
5 3 (3.23%) PHPUnit
5 3 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.15%) Babel
6 2 (2.15%) Moq
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (2.15%) Rhino Mocks
6 2 (2.15%) webpack
7 1 (1.08%) Mockito
General
1 32 (34.41%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (3.23%) Advertising
3 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.08%) Front Office
4 1 (1.08%) Law
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 65 (69.89%) Developer
2 21 (22.58%) Java Developer
3 12 (12.90%) .NET Developer
3 12 (12.90%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Python Developer
4 10 (10.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (8.60%) Lead Developer
6 7 (7.53%) Agile Coach
7 5 (5.38%) Agile Scrum Master
7 5 (5.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Scrum Master
7 5 (5.38%) Software Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Lead Java Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Analyst
9 3 (3.23%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.23%) Junior
9 3 (3.23%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.23%) Junior Software Developer
10 2 (2.15%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.48%) XML
2 25 (26.88%) CSS
3 24 (25.81%) HTML
4 23 (24.73%) Web Services
5 20 (21.51%) SOAP
6 19 (20.43%) HTML5
7 18 (19.35%) .NET
8 17 (18.28%) jQuery
8 17 (18.28%) JSON
8 17 (18.28%) Spring
9 15 (16.13%) XML Schema
10 14 (15.05%) ASP.NET
10 14 (15.05%) Middleware
11 12 (12.90%) CSS3
11 12 (12.90%) Django
12 11 (11.83%) REST
13 10 (10.75%) .NET Framework
13 10 (10.75%) Hibernate
13 10 (10.75%) RESTful
14 9 (9.68%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.90%) Virtual Team
2 10 (10.75%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.38%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.30%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (3.23%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.23%) Robotics
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Mindset
6 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.15%) Tandem
7 1 (1.08%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.08%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.35%) Linux
2 6 (6.45%) Unix
3 4 (4.30%) Mac OS X
3 4 (4.30%) Windows
4 3 (3.23%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.15%) Android
6 1 (1.08%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (58.06%) TDD
2 45 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (39.78%) BDD
4 34 (36.56%) OO
5 28 (30.11%) Continuous Integration
6 24 (25.81%) Scrum
7 23 (24.73%) SDLC
8 20 (21.51%) Test Automation
9 19 (20.43%) MVC
10 14 (15.05%) Mentoring
11 13 (13.98%) Multithreading
11 13 (13.98%) Web Development
12 12 (12.90%) Complex Event Processing
12 12 (12.90%) Concurrent Programming
12 12 (12.90%) Continuous Deployment
12 12 (12.90%) Domain Models
12 12 (12.90%) Refactoring
12 12 (12.90%) System Testing
13 9 (9.68%) Waterfall
14 8 (8.60%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) SQL
2 37 (39.78%) Java
3 34 (36.56%) Python
4 26 (27.96%) JavaScript
5 23 (24.73%) C#
6 12 (12.90%) XPath
7 10 (10.75%) T-SQL
8 5 (5.38%) C++
8 5 (5.38%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.38%) Ruby
9 3 (3.23%) PHP
9 3 (3.23%) Smalltalk
10 2 (2.15%) ES6
11 1 (1.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (5.38%) Degree
2 3 (3.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.15%) Ansible
1 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (13.98%) Oracle
2 7 (7.53%) IBM
3 5 (5.38%) Reuters
4 4 (4.30%) Sybase
5 3 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.23%) Zend
6 1 (1.08%) Xamarin