The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 33 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 1 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.47% 1.04% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
BDD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
140 198 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 66.35% 68.75% 80.06%
Number of salaries quoted 94 155 193
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,900 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

BDD
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Aberdeen region.

BDD Salary Trend in Aberdeen

BDD
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) R
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing BDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Statistics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) MATLAB
1 1 (100.00%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Degree