The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 86 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.59% 1.00% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.91% 1.25% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 7
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1149 957 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 82.96% 79.35% 74.97%
Number of salaries quoted 710 639 445
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
BDD
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 37 (67.27%) Java
2 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (58.18%) Open Source
3 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
4 27 (49.09%) Selenium
5 26 (47.27%) Jenkins
6 25 (45.45%) TDD
6 25 (45.45%) Spring
6 25 (45.45%) HTML
7 24 (43.64%) Hibernate
7 24 (43.64%) MVC
8 23 (41.82%) Gherkin
9 21 (38.18%) JBoss
10 20 (36.36%) CSS
10 20 (36.36%) jQuery
11 18 (32.73%) Web Services
11 18 (32.73%) RESTful
11 18 (32.73%) JSON
12 17 (30.91%) JSF
13 15 (27.27%) Scrum
14 14 (25.45%) SOA
14 14 (25.45%) Alfresco
15 13 (23.64%) Ajax
15 13 (23.64%) Document Management
15 13 (23.64%) OO
15 13 (23.64%) Cucumber
16 12 (21.82%) Backbone.js
16 12 (21.82%) Python
16 12 (21.82%) Linux
16 12 (21.82%) Ruby

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 14 (25.45%) Alfresco
2 6 (10.91%) Node.js
3 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.45%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.64%) nginx
4 2 (3.64%) Drupal
4 2 (3.64%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.64%) Facebook Platform
5 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) CMS
5 1 (1.82%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon S3
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.36%) MySQL
2 6 (10.91%) Relational Database
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) MongoDB
4 3 (5.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.45%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.45%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.64%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.64%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.64%) Redis
6 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.82%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 27 (49.09%) Selenium
2 26 (47.27%) Jenkins
3 13 (23.64%) Cucumber
4 8 (14.55%) Jasmine
5 7 (12.73%) JIRA
5 7 (12.73%) Maven
6 6 (10.91%) RSpec
7 5 (9.09%) Grunt
8 4 (7.27%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (7.27%) Artifactory
9 3 (5.45%) PHPUnit
9 3 (5.45%) Behat
9 3 (5.45%) JUnit
9 3 (5.45%) Git (software)
9 3 (5.45%) Subversion
9 3 (5.45%) NUnit
10 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 2 (3.64%) LoadRunner
10 2 (3.64%) JMeter
10 2 (3.64%) FindBugs
General
1 5 (9.09%) Marketing
2 4 (7.27%) Banking
3 3 (5.45%) Finance
4 2 (3.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (81.82%) Developer
2 28 (50.91%) Java Developer
3 19 (34.55%) Senior Developer
3 19 (34.55%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (21.82%) Technical Team Leader
4 12 (21.82%) Java Team Leader
4 12 (21.82%) Team Leader
5 6 (10.91%) Ruby Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Programmer
6 5 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (7.27%) Software Tester
7 4 (7.27%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (7.27%) Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Web Tester
8 2 (3.64%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Umbraco Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Mid-Level Java Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (1.82%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (45.45%) Spring
1 25 (45.45%) HTML
2 24 (43.64%) Hibernate
3 23 (41.82%) Gherkin
4 20 (36.36%) CSS
4 20 (36.36%) jQuery
5 18 (32.73%) Web Services
5 18 (32.73%) RESTful
5 18 (32.73%) JSON
6 17 (30.91%) JSF
7 13 (23.64%) Ajax
8 12 (21.82%) Backbone.js
9 9 (16.36%) Ruby on Rails
10 7 (12.73%) Ember.js
10 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
11 5 (9.09%) XHTML
12 4 (7.27%) Grails
12 4 (7.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (5.45%) HTML5
13 3 (5.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (58.18%) Open Source
2 8 (14.55%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (10.91%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.09%) GIS
5 4 (7.27%) Mobile App
6 2 (3.64%) Social Media
7 1 (1.82%) Tandem
7 1 (1.82%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.82%) Linux
2 6 (10.91%) AIX
2 6 (10.91%) Solaris
3 5 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 4 (7.27%) Android
4 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.82%) UNIX
5 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (58.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (45.45%) TDD
3 24 (43.64%) MVC
4 15 (27.27%) Scrum
5 14 (25.45%) SOA
6 13 (23.64%) Document Management
6 13 (23.64%) OO
7 11 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 9 (16.36%) Unit Testing
8 9 (16.36%) Software Engineering
8 9 (16.36%) Web Development
9 8 (14.55%) Kanban
10 6 (10.91%) Pair Programming
11 5 (9.09%) OOP
11 5 (9.09%) Automated Testing
12 4 (7.27%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (7.27%) Domain-Driven Design
13 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
13 2 (3.64%) OO PHP
14 1 (1.82%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 37 (67.27%) Java
2 30 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.82%) Python
3 12 (21.82%) Ruby
4 9 (16.36%) PHP
5 5 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (7.27%) Groovy
6 4 (7.27%) ECMAScript
6 4 (7.27%) C
7 3 (5.45%) C#
7 3 (5.45%) SQL
8 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.82%) C++
9 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.82%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SLA
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Capistrano
2 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.64%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) JBoss
2 4 (7.27%) ESRI
2 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.45%) Twitter
3 3 (5.45%) Zend
4 2 (3.64%) Google
4 2 (3.64%) Facebook
5 1 (1.82%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.82%) Talend
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Oracle
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow, Scotland
EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago