The first table below looks at the demand for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 18 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 Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 67 86 96
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +10
Permanent jobs citing BDD 43 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.59% 0.36% 0.071%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.12% 0.47% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £31,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -31.11%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1379 860 1042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 83.17% 78.32% 73.69%
Number of salaries quoted 896 490 750
Average salary £42,500 £44,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% +10.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
BDD
Scotland

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing BDD 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 BDD.

1 40 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (66.07%) Scrum
3 37 (66.07%) Java
4 36 (64.29%) HTML
4 36 (64.29%) CSS
4 36 (64.29%) RESTful
5 34 (60.71%) JSON
5 34 (60.71%) Hibernate
5 34 (60.71%) Spring
6 33 (58.93%) Web Services
7 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
7 32 (57.14%) JBoss
7 32 (57.14%) Open Source
7 32 (57.14%) Gherkin
7 32 (57.14%) Jenkins
8 31 (55.36%) Selenium
8 31 (55.36%) SOA
9 30 (53.57%) Alfresco
9 30 (53.57%) jQuery
9 30 (53.57%) Document Management
10 28 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 28 (50.00%) Maven
11 27 (48.21%) XHTML
11 27 (48.21%) Unit Testing
11 27 (48.21%) Spring Security
11 27 (48.21%) Artifactory
12 10 (17.86%) MVC
13 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
14 8 (14.29%) Git (software)

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing BDD 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 BDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (53.57%) Alfresco
2 3 (5.36%) Node.js
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
3 2 (3.57%) Informix
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
4 1 (1.79%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 32 (57.14%) Jenkins
2 31 (55.36%) Selenium
3 28 (50.00%) Maven
4 27 (48.21%) Artifactory
5 8 (14.29%) Git (software)
6 4 (7.14%) JIRA
7 3 (5.36%) Cucumber
8 2 (3.57%) RSpec
8 2 (3.57%) Mercurial
8 2 (3.57%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 3 (5.36%) Finance
2 1 (1.79%) Advertising
2 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (73.21%) Developer
2 34 (60.71%) Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 14 (25.00%) Senior Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Software Test Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Software Manager
4 6 (10.71%) Test Manager
5 5 (8.93%) Graduate
6 3 (5.36%) .NET Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (5.36%) Java Team Leader
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Perl Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Architect
7 2 (3.57%) Programmer
8 1 (1.79%) Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Test Analyst
8 1 (1.79%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) HTML
1 36 (64.29%) CSS
1 36 (64.29%) RESTful
2 34 (60.71%) JSON
2 34 (60.71%) Hibernate
2 34 (60.71%) Spring
3 33 (58.93%) Web Services
4 32 (57.14%) Gherkin
5 30 (53.57%) jQuery
6 27 (48.21%) XHTML
6 27 (48.21%) Spring Security
7 7 (12.50%) HTML5
8 6 (10.71%) CSS3
9 4 (7.14%) .NET
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.36%) Ajax
10 3 (5.36%) JSF
10 3 (5.36%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (5.36%) WCF
10 3 (5.36%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (57.14%) Open Source
2 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.57%) Social Media
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) BBC
4 1 (1.79%) GIS
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) Linux
2 2 (3.57%) Mac OS X
2 2 (3.57%) AIX
2 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 39 (69.64%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (66.07%) Scrum
4 31 (55.36%) SOA
5 30 (53.57%) Document Management
6 28 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 27 (48.21%) Unit Testing
8 10 (17.86%) MVC
9 9 (16.07%) Test Automation
10 8 (14.29%) TDD
11 7 (12.50%) Kanban
12 6 (10.71%) Waterfall
12 6 (10.71%) OO
13 5 (8.93%) Rapid Prototyping
13 5 (8.93%) Progressive Enhancement
13 5 (8.93%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (8.93%) Mobile Application Development
14 3 (5.36%) Web Application Development
14 3 (5.36%) Software Architecture
14 3 (5.36%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (66.07%) Java
2 32 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (10.71%) Ruby
4 4 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (5.36%) Perl
5 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 3 (5.36%) Python
6 2 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) MCP
2 1 (1.79%) MCAD
2 1 (1.79%) MCSD
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCTS
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.79%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (57.14%) JBoss
2 3 (5.36%) Facebook
3 2 (3.57%) Yahoo!
3 2 (3.57%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) Sony
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe
3 2 (3.57%) Apple
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
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