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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 58 75 105
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +30
Permanent jobs citing BDD 31 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.85% 1.91% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 2.11% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 11
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 £33,500 £43,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £53,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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 Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
992 1329 1363
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.09% 90.47% 89.61%
Number of salaries quoted 635 822 927
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £60,000 £62,500
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 2 December 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, 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 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (71.43%) TDD
3 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
4 34 (53.97%) Scrum
5 32 (50.79%) Java
6 30 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (46.03%) C#
8 28 (44.44%) HTML
8 28 (44.44%) CSS
9 24 (38.10%) Selenium
10 21 (33.33%) MVC
11 19 (30.16%) SOA
11 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET
11 19 (30.16%) .NET
11 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
12 18 (28.57%) Spring
13 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
14 15 (23.81%) AngularJS
14 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
15 14 (22.22%) Manual Testing
15 14 (22.22%) JIRA
15 14 (22.22%) RESTful
16 13 (20.63%) Test Automation
16 13 (20.63%) Open Source
16 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (20.63%) JSON
16 13 (20.63%) Hibernate
16 13 (20.63%) Maven
16 13 (20.63%) Web Services
17 12 (19.05%) JBoss

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 12 (19.05%) IIS
1 12 (19.05%) JBoss
2 11 (17.46%) Alfresco
3 7 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 7 (11.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (9.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (30.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (11.11%) Big Data
3 6 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (38.10%) Selenium
2 17 (26.98%) Jenkins
3 14 (22.22%) JIRA
4 13 (20.63%) Maven
5 11 (17.46%) Artifactory
6 6 (9.52%) Jasmine
6 6 (9.52%) Karma Test Runner
7 5 (7.94%) Git (software)
8 4 (6.35%) WebDriver
9 3 (4.76%) NUnit
10 2 (3.17%) Cucumber
10 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
10 2 (3.17%) JUnit
10 2 (3.17%) Robot Framework
10 2 (3.17%) Selenium IDE
10 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
11 1 (1.59%) Appium
11 1 (1.59%) Protractor
11 1 (1.59%) SpecFlow
11 1 (1.59%) TestRail
General
1 11 (17.46%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Electronics
3 4 (6.35%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
5 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 35 (55.56%) Developer
2 15 (23.81%) Java Developer
3 11 (17.46%) Open Source Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Senior Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Software Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Tester
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
5 6 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Software Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Test Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Software Tester
7 4 (6.35%) Graduate
7 4 (6.35%) Graduate Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Senior Software Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Test Automation Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) .NET Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (44.44%) CSS
1 28 (44.44%) HTML
2 19 (30.16%) .NET
2 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET
3 18 (28.57%) Spring
4 15 (23.81%) AngularJS
5 14 (22.22%) RESTful
6 13 (20.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (20.63%) Hibernate
6 13 (20.63%) JSON
6 13 (20.63%) Web Services
7 11 (17.46%) Gherkin
7 11 (17.46%) jQuery
7 11 (17.46%) Spring Security
7 11 (17.46%) XHTML
8 10 (15.87%) REST
9 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.70%) Entity Framework
9 8 (12.70%) SOAP
10 6 (9.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (6.35%) Algorithms
2 4 (6.35%) Data Structures
2 4 (6.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.17%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) iPhone
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.52%) Linux
1 6 (9.52%) Windows
2 4 (6.35%) Android
3 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) CentOS
4 1 (1.59%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (84.13%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (71.43%) TDD
3 34 (53.97%) Scrum
4 30 (47.62%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (33.33%) MVC
6 19 (30.16%) SOA
7 14 (22.22%) Manual Testing
8 13 (20.63%) Open Source
8 13 (20.63%) Test Automation
9 12 (19.05%) Open Source Development
10 11 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (17.46%) Document Management
10 11 (17.46%) Infrastructure Management
11 10 (15.87%) Test Scripting
12 9 (14.29%) Automated Testing
12 9 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (12.70%) API Testing
13 8 (12.70%) Mentoring
13 8 (12.70%) Web Development
14 7 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (58.73%) JavaScript
2 32 (50.79%) Java
3 29 (46.03%) C#
4 11 (17.46%) SQL
5 10 (15.87%) C++
5 10 (15.87%) Python
6 6 (9.52%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 6 (9.52%) Ruby
7 3 (4.76%) Clojure
7 3 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (1.59%) Jython
8 1 (1.59%) PHP
8 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (6.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) WCAG
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Docker
Vendors
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (6.35%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) Talend
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Salary: competitive
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