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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 54 92 89
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -3
Permanent jobs citing BDD 50 22 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.16% 1.58% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 1.81% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 12
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1070 1214 1001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 89.09% 86.96% 81.38%
Number of salaries quoted 684 748 667
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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 2015.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (74.63%) TDD
3 31 (46.27%) Scrum
3 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
4 30 (44.78%) Java
5 29 (43.28%) .NET
6 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
7 25 (37.31%) OO
8 24 (35.82%) C#
8 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
9 23 (34.33%) HTML
9 23 (34.33%) RESTful
10 22 (32.84%) CSS
11 19 (28.36%) Web Services
11 19 (28.36%) Spring
12 18 (26.87%) Maven
12 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
14 15 (22.39%) .NET Framework
15 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
16 13 (19.40%) Ruby
16 13 (19.40%) SQL
16 13 (19.40%) MVC
16 13 (19.40%) Finance
17 12 (17.91%) Degree
17 12 (17.91%) Selenium
17 12 (17.91%) WCF
17 12 (17.91%) jQuery
17 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
17 12 (17.91%) Open Source

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (11.94%) Node.js
2 7 (10.45%) Alfresco
2 7 (10.45%) JBoss
3 6 (8.96%) Apache
3 6 (8.96%) Tomcat
3 6 (8.96%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Umbraco
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
5 2 (2.99%) CMS
6 1 (1.49%) Drupal
6 1 (1.49%) Mule
6 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.49%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) DHCP
1 2 (2.99%) HTTP
1 2 (2.99%) SNMP
1 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.99%) ICMP
1 2 (2.99%) Wireless
1 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
1 2 (2.99%) DLNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (46.27%) SQL Server
2 10 (14.93%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.96%) Relational Database
4 5 (7.46%) MySQL
4 5 (7.46%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (5.97%) Sybase ASE
5 4 (5.97%) RDBMS
5 4 (5.97%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (5.97%) MarkLogic
6 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (26.87%) Maven
2 16 (23.88%) Git (software)
3 14 (20.90%) Jenkins
4 12 (17.91%) Selenium
5 7 (10.45%) JUnit
5 7 (10.45%) Artifactory
6 5 (7.46%) Cucumber
6 5 (7.46%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.48%) RSpec
8 2 (2.99%) Jasmine
8 2 (2.99%) Mocha
8 2 (2.99%) Subversion
9 1 (1.49%) TestNG
9 1 (1.49%) HP UFT
9 1 (1.49%) ReSharper
9 1 (1.49%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 8 (11.94%) Marketing
3 6 (8.96%) Financial Institution
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (82.09%) Developer
2 23 (34.33%) .NET Developer
3 18 (26.87%) Java Developer
4 12 (17.91%) Applications Developer
5 8 (11.94%) .NET Applications Developer
6 7 (10.45%) Open Source Developer
7 6 (8.96%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.46%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (7.46%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Agile .NET Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Test Engineer
9 3 (4.48%) Technical Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Portfolio Manager
9 3 (4.48%) Java Applications Developer
9 3 (4.48%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.48%) Junior
9 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.28%) .NET
2 24 (35.82%) ASP.NET
3 23 (34.33%) HTML
3 23 (34.33%) RESTful
4 22 (32.84%) CSS
5 19 (28.36%) Web Services
5 19 (28.36%) Spring
6 15 (22.39%) .NET Framework
7 12 (17.91%) WCF
7 12 (17.91%) Hibernate
7 12 (17.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (17.91%) jQuery
8 11 (16.42%) Entity Framework
8 11 (16.42%) JMS
9 9 (13.43%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (11.94%) Gherkin
11 7 (10.45%) XHTML
11 7 (10.45%) Spring Security
11 7 (10.45%) JSON
12 6 (8.96%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Computer Science
2 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Data Integration
3 4 (5.97%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.48%) User Experience
5 2 (2.99%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.49%) Clustering
6 1 (1.49%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) UNIX
1 4 (5.97%) Android
1 4 (5.97%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 8
2 2 (2.99%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.99%) Windows
2 2 (2.99%) Linux
2 2 (2.99%) Windows 2000
2 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
2 2 (2.99%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (91.04%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (74.63%) TDD
3 31 (46.27%) Scrum
4 25 (37.31%) OO
5 18 (26.87%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (19.40%) MVC
7 12 (17.91%) Open Source
8 11 (16.42%) DevOps
8 11 (16.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 11 (16.42%) SDLC
8 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Refactoring
9 8 (11.94%) User Acceptance Testing
9 8 (11.94%) Asset Management
9 8 (11.94%) Planning Poker
9 8 (11.94%) ATDD
9 8 (11.94%) Web Application Development
10 7 (10.45%) Document Management
10 7 (10.45%) SOA
11 5 (7.46%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 30 (44.78%) Java
2 27 (40.30%) JavaScript
3 24 (35.82%) C#
4 13 (19.40%) SQL
4 13 (19.40%) Ruby
5 6 (8.96%) Shell Script
5 6 (8.96%) Python
6 4 (5.97%) XQuery
6 4 (5.97%) PHP
7 2 (2.99%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.99%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.99%) Tcl
7 2 (2.99%) C++
8 1 (1.49%) Perl
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (17.91%) Degree
2 7 (10.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Iperf
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) Sybase
2 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Cognos
3 4 (5.97%) DevExpress
4 2 (2.99%) Alterian
4 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.49%) Oracle
5 1 (1.49%) HP
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