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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 35 58 37
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -21
Permanent jobs citing TDD 81 48 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 5.42% 3.21% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.25% 3.91% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 65 32 38
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,700 £46,850
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
1295 1227 949
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 86.62% 82.07% 80.70%
Number of salaries quoted 893 801 621
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,604 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 25 November 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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.

1 146 (94.81%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (60.39%) .NET
3 83 (53.90%) C#
4 82 (53.25%) JavaScript
5 66 (42.86%) ASP.NET
6 64 (41.56%) MVC
7 60 (38.96%) SQL Server
8 51 (33.12%) Continuous Integration
9 49 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 42 (27.27%) Java
11 41 (26.62%) HTML
11 41 (26.62%) jQuery
11 41 (26.62%) Degree
12 39 (25.32%) CSS
13 38 (24.68%) Windows
14 37 (24.03%) Scrum
15 36 (23.38%) WCF
15 36 (23.38%) NHibernate
15 36 (23.38%) .NET Framework
16 34 (22.08%) Visual Studio
17 33 (21.43%) Finance
17 33 (21.43%) Software Engineering
18 31 (20.13%) Computer Science
19 29 (18.83%) Unit Testing
20 27 (17.53%) Linux
20 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
21 26 (16.88%) AngularJS
22 25 (16.23%) OOP
23 23 (14.94%) OO
23 23 (14.94%) SQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 14 (9.09%) NServiceBus
2 13 (8.44%) Node.js
2 13 (8.44%) CMS
3 4 (2.60%) JBoss
3 4 (2.60%) Apache
3 4 (2.60%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (1.95%) Drupal
4 3 (1.95%) IIS
5 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.30%) TeamSite
5 2 (1.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.65%) Moodle
6 1 (0.65%) Confluence
6 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 18 (11.69%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.60%) SaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (11.04%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.95%) Internet
3 2 (1.30%) NAS
3 2 (1.30%) SAN
4 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (38.96%) SQL Server
2 21 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 17 (11.04%) NoSQL
4 16 (10.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.84%) Hadoop
6 7 (4.55%) MySQL
7 4 (2.60%) Big Data
7 4 (2.60%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.30%) DB2
9 2 (1.30%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (22.08%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.99%) Subversion
3 18 (11.69%) Git (software)
4 17 (11.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 14 (9.09%) SpecFlow
6 7 (4.55%) Selenium
7 6 (3.90%) Jenkins
7 6 (3.90%) Ant
8 3 (1.95%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.30%) Maven
9 2 (1.30%) JIRA
9 2 (1.30%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.65%) Bugzilla
10 1 (0.65%) NUnit
10 1 (0.65%) JUnit
10 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.65%) Mockito
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.65%) MSBuild
General
1 33 (21.43%) Finance
2 21 (13.64%) Games
3 17 (11.04%) Electronics
4 11 (7.14%) Banking
5 10 (6.49%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.95%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 80 (51.95%) Developer
2 29 (18.83%) Software Engineer
3 20 (12.99%) Java Developer
4 19 (12.34%) .NET Developer
5 18 (11.69%) Analyst
6 17 (11.04%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.39%) C# Developer
7 16 (10.39%) Programmer
8 15 (9.74%) Analyst Programmer
9 14 (9.09%) Senior Developer
9 14 (9.09%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 14 (9.09%) .NET Programmer
10 9 (5.84%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (5.84%) Senior Software Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) QA Engineer
11 8 (5.19%) Architect
12 7 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.55%) Python Developer
13 5 (3.25%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.25%) Software Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (60.39%) .NET
2 66 (42.86%) ASP.NET
3 49 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
4 41 (26.62%) jQuery
4 41 (26.62%) HTML
5 39 (25.32%) CSS
6 36 (23.38%) NHibernate
6 36 (23.38%) .NET Framework
6 36 (23.38%) WCF
7 26 (16.88%) AngularJS
8 22 (14.29%) WPF
9 21 (13.64%) Sass
10 18 (11.69%) Castle Windsor
11 17 (11.04%) Qt
11 17 (11.04%) RESTful
11 17 (11.04%) OpenGL
11 17 (11.04%) MFC
11 17 (11.04%) STL
11 17 (11.04%) Web Services
11 17 (11.04%) Direct3D
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.13%) Computer Science
2 17 (11.04%) Visualisation
2 17 (11.04%) CUDA
2 17 (11.04%) Mathematics
3 15 (9.74%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (9.09%) Social Media
5 12 (7.79%) BBC
6 11 (7.14%) User Experience
7 7 (4.55%) Xbox
8 6 (3.90%) Mobile App
8 6 (3.90%) Open Source
9 4 (2.60%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.60%) Cryptography
10 3 (1.95%) Data Integration
11 2 (1.30%) iSeries
11 2 (1.30%) iPad
12 1 (0.65%) Informatics
12 1 (0.65%) NHS
12 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.65%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.68%) Windows
2 27 (17.53%) Linux
3 20 (12.99%) UNIX
4 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (94.81%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (41.56%) MVC
3 51 (33.12%) Continuous Integration
4 37 (24.03%) Scrum
5 33 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 29 (18.83%) Unit Testing
7 25 (16.23%) OOP
8 23 (14.94%) OO
9 21 (13.64%) BDD
10 20 (12.99%) Waterfall
11 18 (11.69%) Software Architecture
12 17 (11.04%) 3D Visualisation
12 17 (11.04%) Linear Algebra
13 15 (9.74%) Mentoring
14 14 (9.09%) Web Application Development
14 14 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
14 14 (9.09%) SOA
15 13 (8.44%) E-Commerce
16 11 (7.14%) Use Case
16 11 (7.14%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 83 (53.90%) C#
2 82 (53.25%) JavaScript
3 42 (27.27%) Java
4 23 (14.94%) SQL
5 21 (13.64%) C++
6 19 (12.34%) Python
7 17 (11.04%) PHP
7 17 (11.04%) VC++
7 17 (11.04%) C
8 12 (7.79%) T-SQL
8 12 (7.79%) Ruby
9 5 (3.25%) F#
10 2 (1.30%) Perl
11 1 (0.65%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 41 (26.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.65%) ISEB
2 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (3.90%) Puppet
1 6 (3.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.65%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (17.53%) Microsoft
2 18 (11.69%) Twitter
3 15 (9.74%) Google
4 14 (9.09%) Facebook
5 12 (7.79%) Yahoo!
5 12 (7.79%) Apple
5 12 (7.79%) Sony
6 3 (1.95%) Oracle
6 3 (1.95%) Zend
7 2 (1.30%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.30%) Sybase
8 1 (0.65%) Hyland
8 1 (0.65%) Adobe
8 1 (0.65%) Sun
8 1 (0.65%) Red Hat
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