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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unit Testing
Scotland / West Lothian
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 16
Rank change year-on-year 0 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Unit Testing 5 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 12.20% 6.98% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% 9.09% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Median salary £44,000 £44,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.00%  
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 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 37 33 64
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Lothian 90.24% 76.74% 90.14%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 45
Median salary £36,500 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.04% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,550 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Bathgate +1 4 £44,500 +1.13%
Livingston - 1 £23,500 -
Unit Testing
Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Unit Testing.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 7 (87.50%) C#
3 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
5 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 3 (37.50%) Customer Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 3 (37.50%) Task Automation
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Selenium
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (37.50%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (25.00%) Jenkins

Unit Testing
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (12.50%) NUnit
General
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior
3 2 (25.00%) Junior .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior .NET Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior C# Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Junior Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (25.00%) RESTful
5 2 (25.00%) SOAP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 1 (12.50%) .NET Core
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Core
6 1 (12.50%) CSS3
6 1 (12.50%) Dapper ORM
6 1 (12.50%) HTML5
6 1 (12.50%) SignalR
6 1 (12.50%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (50.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Customer Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) SDLC
3 3 (37.50%) Task Automation
3 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) OOP
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) SOLID
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
2 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Docker