The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 88 74 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing BDD 25 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.91% 2.10% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 19 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1129 922 713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 86.18% 84.05% 76.34%
Number of salaries quoted 649 594 451
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

BDD
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

BDD Salary Trend in Glasgow

BDD
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (65.31%) Java
3 28 (57.14%) TDD
4 24 (48.98%) Open Source
5 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
6 22 (44.90%) MVC
7 20 (40.82%) Selenium
8 19 (38.78%) Spring
9 17 (34.69%) OO
9 17 (34.69%) Hibernate
10 16 (32.65%) HTML
11 15 (30.61%) Web Services
12 14 (28.57%) JSON
12 14 (28.57%) Ajax
12 14 (28.57%) JBoss
12 14 (28.57%) RESTful
13 13 (26.53%) Gherkin
13 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
13 13 (26.53%) Python
13 13 (26.53%) SOA
13 13 (26.53%) Ruby
13 13 (26.53%) Alfresco
13 13 (26.53%) JSF
13 13 (26.53%) Document Management
14 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
14 12 (24.49%) jQuery
14 12 (24.49%) CSS
14 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
15 11 (22.45%) Linux
15 11 (22.45%) Web Development

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 13 (26.53%) Alfresco
2 5 (10.20%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) Drupal
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.12%) CMS
5 2 (4.08%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.04%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.04%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) MySQL
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.12%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
4 1 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.04%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 20 (40.82%) Selenium
2 13 (26.53%) Jenkins
3 12 (24.49%) Cucumber
4 6 (12.24%) Jasmine
4 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
4 6 (12.24%) Subversion
5 5 (10.20%) JUnit
5 5 (10.20%) RSpec
5 5 (10.20%) Grunt
6 4 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (8.16%) Moq
6 4 (8.16%) Maven
7 2 (4.08%) JIRA
7 2 (4.08%) ReSharper
7 2 (4.08%) LoadRunner
7 2 (4.08%) JMeter
7 2 (4.08%) NUnit
7 2 (4.08%) JBehave
7 2 (4.08%) WebDriver
7 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.16%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Banking
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (75.51%) Developer
2 19 (38.78%) Senior Developer
3 17 (34.69%) Java Developer
4 15 (30.61%) Senior Java Developer
5 13 (26.53%) Team Leader
6 12 (24.49%) Technical Team Leader
6 12 (24.49%) Java Team Leader
7 5 (10.20%) Programmer
7 5 (10.20%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (10.20%) Ruby Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Software Tester
8 4 (8.16%) Tester
9 2 (4.08%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Test Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.08%) Automation Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (38.78%) Spring
2 17 (34.69%) Hibernate
3 16 (32.65%) HTML
4 15 (30.61%) Web Services
5 14 (28.57%) JSON
5 14 (28.57%) Ajax
5 14 (28.57%) RESTful
6 13 (26.53%) Gherkin
6 13 (26.53%) JSF
7 12 (24.49%) CSS
7 12 (24.49%) jQuery
8 10 (20.41%) Backbone.js
9 7 (14.29%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.20%) .NET
11 5 (10.20%) Ember.js
12 4 (8.16%) WCF
12 4 (8.16%) WPF
12 4 (8.16%) CSS3
12 4 (8.16%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (48.98%) Open Source
2 10 (20.41%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (12.24%) Computer Science
4 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.08%) SWIFT
5 2 (4.08%) NHS
6 1 (2.04%) BBC
6 1 (2.04%) Tandem
6 1 (2.04%) Interactive TV
6 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (22.45%) Linux
2 5 (10.20%) Mac OS X
2 5 (10.20%) AIX
2 5 (10.20%) Solaris
3 3 (6.12%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.08%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) Windows
5 1 (2.04%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (57.14%) TDD
3 22 (44.90%) MVC
4 17 (34.69%) OO
5 13 (26.53%) SOA
5 13 (26.53%) Document Management
6 12 (24.49%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (22.45%) Web Development
8 9 (18.37%) Software Engineering
9 7 (14.29%) OOP
10 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Automated Testing
11 5 (10.20%) Scrum
11 5 (10.20%) Pair Programming
12 4 (8.16%) Test Automation
12 4 (8.16%) Domain-Driven Design
13 3 (6.12%) Content Management
13 3 (6.12%) OOD
14 2 (4.08%) ETL
14 2 (4.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) Java
2 23 (46.94%) JavaScript
3 13 (26.53%) Python
3 13 (26.53%) Ruby
4 10 (20.41%) PHP
5 5 (10.20%) SQL
5 5 (10.20%) CoffeeScript
5 5 (10.20%) C#
6 4 (8.16%) ECMAScript
6 4 (8.16%) C
7 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
7 2 (4.08%) Objective-C
7 2 (4.08%) C++
7 2 (4.08%) Perl
8 1 (2.04%) Jython
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Capistrano
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) Puppet
3 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) JBoss
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle
2 2 (4.08%) Twitter
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe
3 1 (2.04%) Alterian
3 1 (2.04%) Zend
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago