The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 44 29 44
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing TDD 72 82 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 4.90% 6.69% 4.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 7.89% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 58 58 31
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,800 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1218 1039 902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 82.97% 84.75% 78.23%
Number of salaries quoted 804 649 615
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
TDD
Scotland

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 1 August 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 92 (68.15%) JavaScript
2 75 (55.56%) .NET
3 74 (54.81%) C#
4 61 (45.19%) HTML
5 60 (44.44%) ASP.NET
5 60 (44.44%) CSS
6 58 (42.96%) MVC
7 45 (33.33%) Java
8 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
8 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (32.59%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
10 34 (25.19%) jQuery
11 33 (24.44%) Degree
12 31 (22.96%) OO
13 29 (21.48%) .NET Framework
14 28 (20.74%) SOA
15 27 (20.00%) Software Engineering
15 27 (20.00%) WCF
16 24 (17.78%) Computer Science
16 24 (17.78%) NHibernate
16 24 (17.78%) Open Source
16 24 (17.78%) BDD
16 24 (17.78%) Hibernate
16 24 (17.78%) Scrum
16 24 (17.78%) Microsoft
16 24 (17.78%) SQL
17 22 (16.30%) Windows
17 22 (16.30%) OOP
18 21 (15.56%) MySQL

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 15 (11.11%) Drupal
2 13 (9.63%) CMS
3 9 (6.67%) Apache
4 7 (5.19%) Node.js
4 7 (5.19%) NServiceBus
4 7 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (5.19%) IIS
5 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (2.96%) TeamSite
8 2 (1.48%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.74%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.74%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.74%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.15%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.74%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.96%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.48%) IaaS
3 2 (1.48%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.15%) Ethernet
2 9 (6.67%) LDAP
3 6 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (1.48%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (32.59%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.56%) MySQL
3 15 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.89%) NoSQL
5 8 (5.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (5.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.96%) Big Data
6 4 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 20 (14.81%) Visual Studio
2 15 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 14 (10.37%) Eclipse
4 12 (8.89%) Subversion
5 11 (8.15%) JUnit
6 10 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (7.41%) TestNG
7 9 (6.67%) Ant
8 8 (5.93%) Mercurial
8 8 (5.93%) Maven
9 7 (5.19%) SpecFlow
10 5 (3.70%) RSpec
10 5 (3.70%) Cucumber
10 5 (3.70%) Jasmine
11 4 (2.96%) Selenium
12 3 (2.22%) Jenkins
13 2 (1.48%) RubyMine
14 1 (0.74%) JIRA
14 1 (0.74%) EasyMock
14 1 (0.74%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (10.37%) Finance
2 11 (8.15%) Electronics
3 5 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 5 (3.70%) Games
4 1 (0.74%) Local Government
4 1 (0.74%) Legal
4 1 (0.74%) Advertising
4 1 (0.74%) Banking
4 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 85 (62.96%) Developer
2 28 (20.74%) Java Developer
3 23 (17.04%) Software Engineer
4 22 (16.30%) Senior Developer
5 19 (14.07%) Programmer
6 14 (10.37%) Software Developer
6 14 (10.37%) Architect
7 13 (9.63%) C# Developer
8 12 (8.89%) Senior Architect
9 11 (8.15%) .NET Architect
9 11 (8.15%) .NET Developer
10 10 (7.41%) Senior .NET Architect
10 10 (7.41%) Analyst
11 9 (6.67%) Senior Software Engineer
12 8 (5.93%) PHP Developer
12 8 (5.93%) Analyst Programmer
12 8 (5.93%) Web Developer
12 8 (5.93%) .NET Programmer
13 7 (5.19%) C# .NET Developer
13 7 (5.19%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (55.56%) .NET
2 61 (45.19%) HTML
3 60 (44.44%) ASP.NET
3 60 (44.44%) CSS
4 40 (29.63%) ASP.NET MVC
5 34 (25.19%) jQuery
6 29 (21.48%) .NET Framework
7 27 (20.00%) WCF
8 24 (17.78%) NHibernate
8 24 (17.78%) Hibernate
9 20 (14.81%) AngularJS
10 18 (13.33%) WPF
11 17 (12.59%) Ajax
11 17 (12.59%) Java EE
11 17 (12.59%) XML
12 15 (11.11%) HTML5
13 14 (10.37%) Castle Windsor
14 13 (9.63%) Sass
15 12 (8.89%) Middleware
15 12 (8.89%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 24 (17.78%) Computer Science
1 24 (17.78%) Open Source
2 12 (8.89%) Mathematics
3 11 (8.15%) Visualisation
3 11 (8.15%) CUDA
4 10 (7.41%) Social Media
5 7 (5.19%) BBC
6 5 (3.70%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.96%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.96%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.96%) Data Integration
8 2 (1.48%) Informatics
9 1 (0.74%) Physics
9 1 (0.74%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 22 (16.30%) Windows
2 20 (14.81%) Linux
3 15 (11.11%) UNIX
4 5 (3.70%) Mac OS X
4 5 (3.70%) AIX
4 5 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (0.74%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.74%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (42.96%) MVC
2 44 (32.59%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (32.59%) Continuous Integration
3 31 (22.96%) OO
4 28 (20.74%) SOA
5 27 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 24 (17.78%) BDD
6 24 (17.78%) Scrum
7 22 (16.30%) OOP
8 16 (11.85%) Unit Testing
8 16 (11.85%) Software Architecture
9 15 (11.11%) Pair Programming
10 14 (10.37%) Domain-Driven Design
11 12 (8.89%) Workflow
11 12 (8.89%) BPMN
12 11 (8.15%) 3D Visualisation
13 10 (7.41%) Web Development
14 9 (6.67%) E-Commerce
14 9 (6.67%) Data Modelling
15 8 (5.93%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 92 (68.15%) JavaScript
2 74 (54.81%) C#
3 45 (33.33%) Java
4 24 (17.78%) SQL
5 16 (11.85%) Ruby
6 15 (11.11%) PHP
7 14 (10.37%) C++
8 11 (8.15%) C
8 11 (8.15%) VC++
9 9 (6.67%) Python
10 7 (5.19%) T-SQL
11 6 (4.44%) F#
12 5 (3.70%) CoffeeScript
13 4 (2.96%) Perl
13 4 (2.96%) PHP5
14 2 (1.48%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 33 (24.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.22%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.74%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.70%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.22%) Puppet
2 3 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (1.48%) Ansible
Vendors
1 24 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.59%) JBoss
3 12 (8.89%) Twitter
4 11 (8.15%) Google
5 10 (7.41%) Facebook
6 7 (5.19%) Yahoo!
6 7 (5.19%) Sony
6 7 (5.19%) Apple
7 4 (2.96%) Zend
8 2 (1.48%) Adobe
8 2 (1.48%) HP
8 2 (1.48%) Oracle
8 2 (1.48%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.48%) Greenplum
9 1 (0.74%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
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