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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 75 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +17
Permanent jobs citing BDD 36 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.37% 1.85% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.67% 2.02% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 13
Median salary £53,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £35,900 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £52,000 £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
980 1139 1178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.67% 91.49% 87.91%
Number of salaries quoted 618 770 777
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 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £64,000
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 24 January 2017.

BDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 62 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (79.10%) TDD
3 38 (56.72%) JavaScript
4 32 (47.76%) Java
5 28 (41.79%) Scrum
6 25 (37.31%) C#
6 25 (37.31%) Selenium
6 25 (37.31%) AngularJS
7 24 (35.82%) RESTful
7 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
7 24 (35.82%) HTML
7 24 (35.82%) CSS
8 21 (31.34%) MVC
9 20 (29.85%) .NET
10 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
11 18 (26.87%) Spring
11 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
12 17 (25.37%) Node.js
12 17 (25.37%) Continuous Delivery
12 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
13 15 (22.39%) SOA
14 14 (20.90%) Ruby
14 14 (20.90%) Manual Testing
14 14 (20.90%) JIRA
14 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
14 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
15 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
15 13 (19.40%) DevOps
15 13 (19.40%) Maven

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 11 (16.42%) JBoss
2 10 (14.93%) Alfresco
3 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
3 8 (11.94%) WebSphere
3 8 (11.94%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) Confluence
6 1 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.48%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (25.37%) SQL Server
2 11 (16.42%) NoSQL
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 25 (37.31%) Selenium
2 18 (26.87%) Jenkins
3 14 (20.90%) JIRA
4 13 (19.40%) Git (software)
4 13 (19.40%) Maven
5 10 (14.93%) Artifactory
6 6 (8.96%) Jasmine
6 6 (8.96%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (4.48%) SonarQube
7 3 (4.48%) WebDriver
8 2 (2.99%) JBehave
8 2 (2.99%) NUnit
8 2 (2.99%) Robot Framework
9 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.49%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.49%) JUnit
9 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
9 1 (1.49%) Subversion
9 1 (1.49%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (17.91%) Games
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Banking
4 6 (8.96%) Marketing
5 2 (2.99%) Electronics
5 2 (2.99%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 41 (61.19%) Developer
2 16 (23.88%) Java Developer
3 11 (16.42%) .NET Developer
4 10 (14.93%) Open Source Developer
5 7 (10.45%) Tester
6 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
6 6 (8.96%) Test Engineer
7 5 (7.46%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (7.46%) Software Tester
8 4 (5.97%) Analyst
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate
8 4 (5.97%) Graduate Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Senior Developer
8 4 (5.97%) Software Engineer
8 4 (5.97%) Test Automation Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Automation Test Lead
9 3 (4.48%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Java Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Software QA Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.31%) AngularJS
2 24 (35.82%) CSS
2 24 (35.82%) HTML
2 24 (35.82%) RESTful
3 20 (29.85%) .NET
4 19 (28.36%) ASP.NET
5 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (26.87%) Spring
6 17 (25.37%) Node.js
7 14 (20.90%) .NET Framework
7 14 (20.90%) Entity Framework
8 13 (19.40%) Hibernate
9 12 (17.91%) JSON
9 12 (17.91%) Web Services
10 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 11 (16.42%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (16.42%) jQuery
10 11 (16.42%) KnockoutJS
10 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (16.42%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.99%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.99%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) iPad
3 1 (1.49%) iPhone
3 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.49%) User Experience
3 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) CentOS
3 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (92.54%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (79.10%) TDD
3 28 (41.79%) Scrum
4 24 (35.82%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (31.34%) MVC
6 17 (25.37%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (22.39%) SOA
8 14 (20.90%) Manual Testing
9 13 (19.40%) DevOps
10 12 (17.91%) Open Source
10 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (17.91%) Test Automation
11 11 (16.42%) Automated Testing
11 11 (16.42%) Open Source Development
11 11 (16.42%) Web Application Development
12 10 (14.93%) Document Management
12 10 (14.93%) Infrastructure Management
13 9 (13.43%) Performance Testing
13 9 (13.43%) Test Scripting
14 8 (11.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (56.72%) JavaScript
2 32 (47.76%) Java
3 25 (37.31%) C#
4 14 (20.90%) Ruby
5 8 (11.94%) Python
6 5 (7.46%) SQL
7 3 (4.48%) C++
7 3 (4.48%) Clojure
7 3 (4.48%) Scala
8 1 (1.49%) Jython
8 1 (1.49%) PHP
8 1 (1.49%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.49%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
4 1 (1.49%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Docker
Vendors
1 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) CA Agile Central
2 2 (2.99%) SAP
3 1 (1.49%) HP
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Talend
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