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

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 62 70 84
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Permanent jobs citing BDD 31 40 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.53% 2.59% 1.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 2.87% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 15
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £40,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
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
1118 1396 1291
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 91.34% 90.30% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 740 901 842
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (80.00%) Scrum
3 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
4 34 (61.82%) Continuous Integration
5 33 (60.00%) Java
5 33 (60.00%) TDD
6 32 (58.18%) HTML
6 32 (58.18%) CSS
7 26 (47.27%) SOA
8 24 (43.64%) Open Source
9 23 (41.82%) C#
9 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
10 22 (40.00%) Spring
10 22 (40.00%) Hibernate
11 21 (38.18%) Maven
11 21 (38.18%) jQuery
11 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
12 20 (36.36%) RESTful
12 20 (36.36%) JSON
12 20 (36.36%) Selenium
12 20 (36.36%) Web Services
12 20 (36.36%) JBoss
13 19 (34.55%) XHTML
13 19 (34.55%) User Acceptance Testing
13 19 (34.55%) Spring Security
13 19 (34.55%) Document Management
13 19 (34.55%) Alfresco
13 19 (34.55%) Gherkin
13 19 (34.55%) Artifactory
13 19 (34.55%) Open Source Development

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 20 (36.36%) JBoss
2 19 (34.55%) Alfresco
3 12 (21.82%) IIS
4 6 (10.91%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.64%) SAS
6 1 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (1.82%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (30.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Big Data
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) Redis
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.82%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.82%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (38.18%) Jenkins
1 21 (38.18%) Maven
2 20 (36.36%) Selenium
3 19 (34.55%) Artifactory
4 8 (14.55%) JIRA
5 5 (9.09%) Jasmine
5 5 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
7 3 (5.45%) NUnit
8 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.64%) Subversion
8 2 (3.64%) Visual Studio
9 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.82%) JUnit
9 1 (1.82%) Selenium IDE
9 1 (1.82%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.82%) TestRail
9 1 (1.82%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (12.73%) Finance
2 4 (7.27%) Electronics
2 4 (7.27%) Manufacturing
2 4 (7.27%) Marketing
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
4 1 (1.82%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (58.18%) Developer
2 19 (34.55%) Java Developer
3 18 (32.73%) Open Source Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Senior Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Software Engineer
5 8 (14.55%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (9.09%) Software Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Test Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) C# Developer
8 4 (7.27%) Senior Software Developer
9 3 (5.45%) .NET Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Analyst Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Java Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Lead Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Programmer
9 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (58.18%) CSS
1 32 (58.18%) HTML
2 22 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 22 (40.00%) Spring
3 21 (38.18%) jQuery
4 20 (36.36%) JSON
4 20 (36.36%) RESTful
4 20 (36.36%) Web Services
5 19 (34.55%) Gherkin
5 19 (34.55%) Spring Security
5 19 (34.55%) XHTML
6 15 (27.27%) .NET
6 15 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 10 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 9 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (16.36%) Drools
8 9 (16.36%) jBPM
8 9 (16.36%) Middleware
9 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
9 6 (10.91%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.73%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.27%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.27%) Data Structures
3 3 (5.45%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.64%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (3.64%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.82%) iPad
5 1 (1.82%) iPhone
5 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Android
3 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) CentOS
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (85.45%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (80.00%) Scrum
3 34 (61.82%) Continuous Integration
4 33 (60.00%) TDD
5 26 (47.27%) SOA
6 24 (43.64%) Open Source
7 23 (41.82%) Unit Testing
8 19 (34.55%) Document Management
8 19 (34.55%) Open Source Development
8 19 (34.55%) User Acceptance Testing
9 16 (29.09%) MVC
10 12 (21.82%) Software Engineering
11 8 (14.55%) Infrastructure Management
12 7 (12.73%) Kanban
12 7 (12.73%) Test Automation
12 7 (12.73%) Web Development
13 6 (10.91%) Continuous Delivery
13 6 (10.91%) Domain-Driven Design
13 6 (10.91%) Manual Testing
13 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 39 (70.91%) JavaScript
2 33 (60.00%) Java
3 23 (41.82%) C#
4 13 (23.64%) C++
5 11 (20.00%) SQL
6 10 (18.18%) Python
7 9 (16.36%) PL/SQL
8 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
9 4 (7.27%) PHP
9 4 (7.27%) Ruby
10 2 (3.64%) C
10 2 (3.64%) Lisp
10 2 (3.64%) Perl
11 1 (1.82%) Jython
11 1 (1.82%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 11 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
3 2 (3.64%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) SAP
4 2 (3.64%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) Talend
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