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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 86 76 70
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -6
Permanent jobs citing BDD 16 33 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.28% 2.33% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.82% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 20 25
Average salary £41,250 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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
1114 1172 862
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.19% 82.77% 76.28%
Number of salaries quoted 752 771 469
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

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 1 May 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (86.67%) TDD
3 26 (57.78%) OO
4 21 (46.67%) Java
5 20 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
6 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
7 17 (37.78%) HTML
8 16 (35.56%) JUnit
8 16 (35.56%) CSS
8 16 (35.56%) Web Services
8 16 (35.56%) Scrum
9 14 (31.11%) Finance
9 14 (31.11%) OOD
9 14 (31.11%) Spring
9 14 (31.11%) Relational Database
10 13 (28.89%) jQuery
10 13 (28.89%) .NET
11 12 (26.67%) Oracle
11 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
11 12 (26.67%) RDBMS
11 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
12 10 (22.22%) SQL
12 10 (22.22%) Linux
12 10 (22.22%) Subversion
13 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
13 9 (20.00%) Ruby
13 9 (20.00%) WCF
13 9 (20.00%) PHP
13 9 (20.00%) C#

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 7 (15.56%) Drupal
2 6 (13.33%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.89%) Node.js
4 3 (6.67%) JBoss
5 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) CMS
5 2 (4.44%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Mule
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.11%) Relational Database
2 12 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (26.67%) RDBMS
2 12 (26.67%) NoSQL
3 9 (20.00%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.89%) MySQL
5 2 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.44%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.22%) Pentaho
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (35.56%) JUnit
3 10 (22.22%) Subversion
4 9 (20.00%) Cucumber
5 8 (17.78%) Maven
6 6 (13.33%) Selenium
7 4 (8.89%) LoadRunner
7 4 (8.89%) JMeter
7 4 (8.89%) TeamCity
7 4 (8.89%) JIRA
8 3 (6.67%) RSpec
8 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
9 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
10 1 (2.22%) WebDriver
10 1 (2.22%) TestNG
10 1 (2.22%) TestLink
General
1 14 (31.11%) Finance
2 9 (20.00%) Investment Banking
2 9 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Developer
2 14 (31.11%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.56%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Tester
4 4 (8.89%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Software Tester
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Lead PHP Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Web Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) HTML
2 16 (35.56%) CSS
2 16 (35.56%) Web Services
3 14 (31.11%) Spring
4 13 (28.89%) jQuery
4 13 (28.89%) .NET
5 9 (20.00%) WCF
5 9 (20.00%) REST
6 8 (17.78%) RESTful
7 7 (15.56%) .NET Framework
7 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
8 5 (11.11%) WinForms
8 5 (11.11%) HTML5
8 5 (11.11%) Backbone.js
8 5 (11.11%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (11.11%) AngularJS
9 4 (8.89%) JAX-RS
9 4 (8.89%) Spring Integration
9 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
9 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Open Source
2 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (4.44%) iPad
4 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.22%) Tandem
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (86.67%) TDD
3 26 (57.78%) OO
4 20 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (35.56%) Scrum
6 14 (31.11%) OOD
7 9 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 9 (20.00%) Dependency Injection
8 6 (13.33%) MVC
9 5 (11.11%) Multithreading
9 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
10 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
10 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
10 4 (8.89%) Unit Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Automated Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Software Engineering
11 3 (6.67%) Data Analysis
11 3 (6.67%) Manual Testing
11 3 (6.67%) Kanban
11 3 (6.67%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 18 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (22.22%) SQL
4 9 (20.00%) Ruby
4 9 (20.00%) PHP
4 9 (20.00%) C#
5 4 (8.89%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (4.44%) F#
8 1 (2.22%) Scala
8 1 (2.22%) Jython
8 1 (2.22%) C++
8 1 (2.22%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (8.89%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (6.67%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 12 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) DevExpress
2 3 (6.67%) Sybase
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.44%) Alterian
4 1 (2.22%) HP
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