The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Unit Testing
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank 21 14 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 3 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 4.23% 3.64% 6.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 4.17% 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 3
Median salary £35,000 £47,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.53% +34.28%  
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 West Lothian with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Lothian
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 48 58
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 91.55% 87.27% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 26
Median salary £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.03% +13.79%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Unit Testing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Lothian 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 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 in West Lothian.

Salary trend for Unit Testing in West Lothian

Unit Testing
Salary Histogram in West Lothian

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unit Testing in West Lothian over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Unit Testing in West Lothian

Unit Testing
Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unit Testing within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Livingston -7 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Unit Testing
Scotland

Unit Testing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Intelligence
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Selenium
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) SignalR
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) NUnit
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce

Unit Testing
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) NUnit
1 2 (40.00%) Selenium
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Core
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) CSS3
3 2 (40.00%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) SignalR
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Core
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Customer Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Automation Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#