The first table below looks at the demand for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 42 43 49
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs citing TDD 3 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.81% 1.22% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.66% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
226 241 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 60.92% 73.48% 71.34%
Number of salaries quoted 143 187 255
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -5.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,052
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -0.12%
TDD
Scotland

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

TDD
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

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

TDD Salary Trend in Aberdeen

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TDD 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 TDD.

1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
3 2 (40.00%) Maven
3 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) JUnit
4 1 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) WinForms

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing TDD 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 TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maven
2 1 (20.00%) EasyMock
2 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) JUnit
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ to SQL
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (20.00%) PowerMock
3 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Dojo
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) LINQ
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Artificial Intelligence
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) BDD
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
3 1 (20.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) Java
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Ruby
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft