Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 66 42
Rank change year-on-year +10 -24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 106 75 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.58% 3.48% 5.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 3.75% 6.23%
Number of salaries quoted 74 32 123
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £48,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.55% +7.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £74,500 £57,250
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 2127 2000 2344
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 91.88% 92.72% 91.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1368 1081 1494
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,500 £28,750 £28,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +2.41%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 70 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (58.49%) Java
3 56 (52.83%) SQL
4 49 (46.23%) TDD
5 42 (39.62%) Spring
6 40 (37.74%) JavaScript
7 33 (31.13%) Oracle
8 32 (30.19%) CSS
9 31 (29.25%) HTML
9 31 (29.25%) Hibernate
10 30 (28.30%) Scrum
10 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
10 30 (28.30%) HTML5
10 30 (28.30%) BDD
10 30 (28.30%) Relational Database
11 28 (26.42%) Concurrent Programming
11 28 (26.42%) Multithreading
11 28 (26.42%) Web Services
12 27 (25.47%) OO
12 27 (25.47%) C#
13 26 (24.53%) Mentoring
14 24 (22.64%) SDLC
14 24 (22.64%) Kanban
15 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
15 23 (21.70%) MVC
16 22 (20.75%) JUnit
17 21 (19.81%) .NET
17 21 (19.81%) jQuery
17 21 (19.81%) CSS3
18 20 (18.87%) Banking

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 11 (10.38%) Tomcat
2 10 (9.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.66%) IIS
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle Coherence
5 4 (3.77%) Apache Spark
6 2 (1.89%) CMS
7 1 (0.94%) ColdFusion
7 1 (0.94%) StreamWeaver
Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.89%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.94%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (0.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (28.30%) Relational Database
1 30 (28.30%) SQL Server
2 19 (17.92%) NoSQL
3 15 (14.15%) Big Data
4 7 (6.60%) RDBMS
5 5 (4.72%) MongoDB
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.72%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.77%) CouchDB
6 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (3.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.83%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.83%) HBase
7 3 (2.83%) MySQL
8 1 (0.94%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.94%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.94%) Power BI
8 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 22 (20.75%) JUnit
2 20 (18.87%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.43%) Maven
4 9 (8.49%) Mockito
4 9 (8.49%) Subversion
5 6 (5.66%) Cucumber
6 5 (4.72%) IntelliJ
6 5 (4.72%) Jenkins
6 5 (4.72%) JIRA
6 5 (4.72%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (4.72%) Selenium
6 5 (4.72%) SoapUI
7 4 (3.77%) tSQLt
8 3 (2.83%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.89%) Dreamweaver
10 1 (0.94%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.94%) JSUnit
10 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (18.87%) Banking
2 15 (14.15%) Finance
3 14 (13.21%) Investment Banking
4 4 (3.77%) Law
5 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 80 (75.47%) Developer
2 26 (24.53%) Java Developer
2 26 (24.53%) Senior Developer
3 16 (15.09%) .NET Developer
4 15 (14.15%) Senior Java Developer
5 11 (10.38%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (7.55%) Team Leader
7 7 (6.60%) Analyst
7 7 (6.60%) Java Team Leader
8 6 (5.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Python Developer
8 6 (5.66%) Senior Python Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Oracle Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Senior Oracle Analyst
9 5 (4.72%) Software Developer
9 5 (4.72%) Test Automation Engineer
9 5 (4.72%) Test Engineer
10 4 (3.77%) Senior Software Developer
10 4 (3.77%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (39.62%) Spring
2 32 (30.19%) CSS
3 31 (29.25%) Hibernate
3 31 (29.25%) HTML
4 30 (28.30%) HTML5
5 28 (26.42%) Web Services
6 21 (19.81%) .NET
6 21 (19.81%) CSS3
6 21 (19.81%) jQuery
7 20 (18.87%) SOAP
8 19 (17.92%) ASP.NET
9 18 (16.98%) .NET Framework
10 16 (15.09%) Entity Framework
10 16 (15.09%) WPF
11 15 (14.15%) J2EE
11 15 (14.15%) XML
12 13 (12.26%) JSON
12 13 (12.26%) RESTful
13 10 (9.43%) JMS
14 8 (7.55%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Computer Science
1 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.66%) Tandem
4 4 (3.77%) Equities
5 3 (2.83%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.89%) Robotics
7 1 (0.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.26%) Linux
2 9 (8.49%) Unix
3 6 (5.66%) Android
4 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
4 5 (4.72%) Windows
5 1 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (66.04%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (46.23%) TDD
3 30 (28.30%) BDD
3 30 (28.30%) Scrum
4 28 (26.42%) Concurrent Programming
4 28 (26.42%) Multithreading
5 27 (25.47%) OO
6 26 (24.53%) Mentoring
7 24 (22.64%) Kanban
7 24 (22.64%) SDLC
8 23 (21.70%) MVC
8 23 (21.70%) Test Automation
9 17 (16.04%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (12.26%) Software Engineering
11 10 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (8.49%) Risk Management
13 6 (5.66%) Android Development
13 6 (5.66%) iOS Development
13 6 (5.66%) Technical Analysis
14 5 (4.72%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 62 (58.49%) Java
2 56 (52.83%) SQL
3 40 (37.74%) JavaScript
4 27 (25.47%) C#
5 15 (14.15%) T-SQL
6 10 (9.43%) PL/SQL
6 10 (9.43%) Python
7 7 (6.60%) C++
8 5 (4.72%) Groovy
8 5 (4.72%) Scala
9 4 (3.77%) Ruby
10 3 (2.83%) Smalltalk
11 1 (0.94%) Perl
11 1 (0.94%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (8.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.49%) QA
Vendors
1 33 (31.13%) Oracle
2 8 (7.55%) IBM
2 8 (7.55%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.72%) Reuters
4 3 (2.83%) Informatica
5 2 (1.89%) Adobe
5 2 (1.89%) Perforce
6 1 (0.94%) Xamarin