The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 49 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 45 16 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.09% 1.30% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.43% 1.42% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 10 13
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £41,750 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1015 1123 1189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 92.19% 91.38% 88.14%
Number of salaries quoted 679 759 711
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

BDD
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

BDD Salary Trend in Edinburgh

BDD
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, IT jobs citing BDD 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for BDD.

1 70 (95.89%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (76.71%) TDD
3 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
4 32 (43.84%) Java
5 29 (39.73%) RESTful
6 28 (38.36%) AngularJS
7 26 (35.62%) Selenium
7 26 (35.62%) .NET
7 26 (35.62%) C#
8 25 (34.25%) Node.js
9 23 (31.51%) MVC
10 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
11 20 (27.40%) Ruby
11 20 (27.40%) Scrum
11 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET
11 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
11 20 (27.40%) Web Application Development
12 19 (26.03%) CSS
12 19 (26.03%) HTML
12 19 (26.03%) Spring
13 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
13 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (24.66%) WCF
13 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
13 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
13 18 (24.66%) NoSQL
13 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
13 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 18 (24.66%) Code First Entity Framework
14 16 (21.92%) Jenkins

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (10.96%) Alfresco
1 8 (10.96%) JBoss
1 8 (10.96%) WebLogic
1 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
1 8 (10.96%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.74%) Apache Solr
2 2 (2.74%) CMS
2 2 (2.74%) Confluence
2 2 (2.74%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.74%) Liferay
2 2 (2.74%) Magnolia
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.37%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.74%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.66%) NoSQL
1 18 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server 2014
3 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.74%) MySQL
4 2 (2.74%) Redis
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Selenium
2 21 (28.77%) Git (software)
3 16 (21.92%) Jenkins
4 13 (17.81%) Maven
5 12 (16.44%) JIRA
6 8 (10.96%) Artifactory
7 5 (6.85%) Jasmine
7 5 (6.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (5.48%) Cucumber
8 4 (5.48%) SpecFlow
9 3 (4.11%) JUnit
9 3 (4.11%) SonarQube
9 3 (4.11%) Subversion
9 3 (4.11%) WebDriver
10 2 (2.74%) JBehave
10 2 (2.74%) Robot Framework
11 1 (1.37%) Appium
11 1 (1.37%) Eclipse
11 1 (1.37%) Protractor
11 1 (1.37%) Selenium IDE
General
1 12 (16.44%) Finance
1 12 (16.44%) Games
2 8 (10.96%) Banking
3 7 (9.59%) Marketing
4 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 47 (64.38%) Developer
2 18 (24.66%) .NET Developer
3 15 (20.55%) Java Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Open Source Developer
4 8 (10.96%) Test Automation Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Test Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (8.22%) Tester
7 5 (6.85%) C# Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Angular Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Python Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Software Tester
9 3 (4.11%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (4.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.11%) Software QA Manager
9 3 (4.11%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (39.73%) RESTful
2 28 (38.36%) AngularJS
3 26 (35.62%) .NET
4 25 (34.25%) Node.js
5 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET
5 20 (27.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (26.03%) CSS
6 19 (26.03%) HTML
6 19 (26.03%) Spring
7 18 (24.66%) .NET Framework
7 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (24.66%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (24.66%) Code First Entity Framework
7 18 (24.66%) Entity Framework
7 18 (24.66%) WCF
8 14 (19.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 13 (17.81%) jQuery
10 12 (16.44%) KnockoutJS
11 11 (15.07%) Gherkin
11 11 (15.07%) React
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.22%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.11%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.74%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.85%) Linux
2 2 (2.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (95.89%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (76.71%) TDD
3 23 (31.51%) MVC
4 20 (27.40%) Scrum
4 20 (27.40%) Web Application Development
5 18 (24.66%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.55%) Continuous Delivery
7 14 (19.18%) DevOps
8 13 (17.81%) Automated Testing
8 13 (17.81%) Test Automation
9 12 (16.44%) Manual Testing
9 12 (16.44%) Open Source
9 12 (16.44%) SOA
10 10 (13.70%) SDLC
10 10 (13.70%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (10.96%) Document Management
11 8 (10.96%) Infrastructure Management
11 8 (10.96%) Open Source Development
11 8 (10.96%) Performance Testing
12 7 (9.59%) API Testing
Programming Languages
1 36 (49.32%) JavaScript
2 32 (43.84%) Java
3 26 (35.62%) C#
4 20 (27.40%) Ruby
5 11 (15.07%) SQL
6 8 (10.96%) Python
7 4 (5.48%) Scala
8 3 (4.11%) Clojure
8 3 (4.11%) PHP
9 1 (1.37%) C
9 1 (1.37%) C++
9 1 (1.37%) Lisp
9 1 (1.37%) Perl
9 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.11%) ISEB
3 2 (2.74%) Degree
4 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.22%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (6.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.37%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 3 (4.11%) HP
2 2 (2.74%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle
3 1 (1.37%) TIBCO
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