The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 58 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +29
Permanent jobs citing TDD 39 99 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.07% 7.35% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 8.44% 4.28%
Number of salaries quoted 33 84 42
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
TDD
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
1147 1173 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 90.17% 87.08% 85.99%
Number of salaries quoted 764 746 777
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

TDD
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

TDD Salary Trend in Edinburgh

TDD
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

TDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing TDD 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 TDD.

1 91 (84.26%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (49.07%) JavaScript
3 44 (40.74%) HTML
4 43 (39.81%) MVC
4 43 (39.81%) Finance
5 40 (37.04%) CSS
6 39 (36.11%) .NET
7 34 (31.48%) Java
8 32 (29.63%) C#
9 31 (28.70%) Unit Testing
10 29 (26.85%) AngularJS
11 26 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (24.07%) jQuery
11 26 (24.07%) Scrum
12 23 (21.30%) Banking
12 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET
12 23 (21.30%) HTML5
13 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
14 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
15 19 (17.59%) SQL
16 17 (15.74%) Python
16 17 (15.74%) Games
16 17 (15.74%) RESTful
16 17 (15.74%) JIRA
16 17 (15.74%) Sass
17 16 (14.81%) QA
17 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
17 16 (14.81%) Telecoms
18 15 (13.89%) Linux
18 15 (13.89%) Spring

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing TDD 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 TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.19%) CMS
2 10 (9.26%) Tomcat
3 7 (6.48%) Node.js
4 5 (4.63%) SharePoint
5 4 (3.70%) JBoss
5 4 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.85%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.93%) Liferay
7 1 (0.93%) Magnolia
Applications
1 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.85%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.63%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.63%) IaaS
4 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.85%) Intranet
1 2 (1.85%) WAN
1 2 (1.85%) Wireless
2 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 8 (7.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.63%) Big Data
4 5 (4.63%) NoSQL
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.74%) JIRA
3 7 (6.48%) Ant
3 7 (6.48%) Grunt
3 7 (6.48%) gulp
3 7 (6.48%) Maven
3 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
4 6 (5.56%) JUnit
4 6 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.63%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.63%) Mercurial
5 5 (4.63%) WebStorm
6 4 (3.70%) SonarQube
7 3 (2.78%) Android Studio
7 3 (2.78%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.85%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (1.85%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.85%) Gradle
8 2 (1.85%) Subversion
8 2 (1.85%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (39.81%) Finance
2 23 (21.30%) Banking
3 17 (15.74%) Games
4 16 (14.81%) Telecoms
5 13 (12.04%) Financial Institution
6 4 (3.70%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Electronics
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (70.37%) Developer
2 16 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 14 (12.96%) .NET Developer
3 14 (12.96%) Python Developer
4 13 (12.04%) Lead Developer
5 12 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 11 (10.19%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (10.19%) Web Developer
7 9 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 9 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (7.41%) Software Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Angular Developer
9 7 (6.48%) C# .NET Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Consultant
9 7 (6.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (40.74%) HTML
2 40 (37.04%) CSS
3 39 (36.11%) .NET
4 29 (26.85%) AngularJS
5 26 (24.07%) jQuery
6 23 (21.30%) ASP.NET
6 23 (21.30%) HTML5
7 17 (15.74%) RESTful
7 17 (15.74%) Sass
8 16 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (13.89%) CSS3
9 15 (13.89%) Spring
10 13 (12.04%) LESS
10 13 (12.04%) Web Services
11 10 (9.26%) JSON
11 10 (9.26%) REST
11 10 (9.26%) Spring MVC
12 8 (7.41%) XML
13 6 (5.56%) J2EE
13 6 (5.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Mobile App
2 6 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.63%) User Experience
4 4 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.78%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.85%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (13.89%) Linux
2 9 (8.33%) Android
3 8 (7.41%) Windows
4 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (84.26%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (39.81%) MVC
3 31 (28.70%) Unit Testing
4 26 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
4 26 (24.07%) Scrum
5 14 (12.96%) Software Engineering
6 13 (12.04%) Mentoring
7 12 (11.11%) OO
8 11 (10.19%) Multithreading
9 9 (8.33%) BDD
9 9 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (8.33%) Web Development
10 8 (7.41%) Coaching
10 8 (7.41%) Data Modelling
10 8 (7.41%) DevOps
11 7 (6.48%) Content Management
11 7 (6.48%) Mobile Application Development
11 7 (6.48%) SDLC
12 6 (5.56%) Open Source
12 6 (5.56%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 53 (49.07%) JavaScript
2 34 (31.48%) Java
3 32 (29.63%) C#
4 19 (17.59%) SQL
5 17 (15.74%) Python
6 11 (10.19%) T-SQL
7 10 (9.26%) PHP
8 8 (7.41%) PL/SQL
9 4 (3.70%) C
9 4 (3.70%) C++
9 4 (3.70%) Ruby
10 3 (2.78%) Objective-C
10 3 (2.78%) Perl
10 3 (2.78%) VB
10 3 (2.78%) VB6
11 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.93%) Tcl
12 1 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 8 (7.41%) Degree
2 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.93%) ISEB
3 1 (0.93%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (14.81%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) Ansible
1 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.85%) Puppet
1 2 (1.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (2.78%) Facebook
3 3 (2.78%) Twitter
4 2 (1.85%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.93%) Adobe
5 1 (0.93%) Google
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