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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 85 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 22 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.57% 1.34% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 1.64% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 2
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
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
1177 916 694
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 84.07% 81.64% 75.27%
Number of salaries quoted 699 610 434
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 29 August 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (63.64%) Java
2 25 (56.82%) Open Source
3 24 (54.55%) TDD
4 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
4 23 (52.27%) MVC
5 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (43.18%) Selenium
7 18 (40.91%) Spring
7 18 (40.91%) Hibernate
8 16 (36.36%) HTML
8 16 (36.36%) OO
9 15 (34.09%) JBoss
10 14 (31.82%) Web Services
10 14 (31.82%) Ajax
10 14 (31.82%) JSON
10 14 (31.82%) Alfresco
10 14 (31.82%) RESTful
10 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
11 13 (29.55%) Cucumber
11 13 (29.55%) Gherkin
11 13 (29.55%) jQuery
11 13 (29.55%) Document Management
11 13 (29.55%) JSF
11 13 (29.55%) SOA
12 12 (27.27%) Python
12 12 (27.27%) CSS
12 12 (27.27%) Ruby
13 11 (25.00%) Web Development
13 11 (25.00%) PHP
14 10 (22.73%) Backbone.js

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (31.82%) Alfresco
2 6 (13.64%) Node.js
3 4 (9.09%) Drupal
4 3 (6.82%) CMS
5 1 (2.27%) SugarCRM
5 1 (2.27%) Apache
5 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Solr
5 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) MongoDB
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Big Data
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 19 (43.18%) Selenium
2 14 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 13 (29.55%) Cucumber
4 7 (15.91%) Jasmine
5 5 (11.36%) Grunt
5 5 (11.36%) RSpec
6 4 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (6.82%) Moq
7 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
7 3 (6.82%) Subversion
7 3 (6.82%) Maven
8 2 (4.55%) JIRA
8 2 (4.55%) JUnit
8 2 (4.55%) LoadRunner
8 2 (4.55%) JMeter
8 2 (4.55%) NUnit
8 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (4.55%) FindBugs
9 1 (2.27%) Behat
9 1 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 2 (4.55%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 35 (79.55%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) Java Developer
3 16 (36.36%) Senior Developer
4 14 (31.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 12 (27.27%) Technical Team Leader
5 12 (27.27%) Java Team Leader
5 12 (27.27%) Team Leader
6 5 (11.36%) Programmer
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 5 (11.36%) Ruby Developer
7 4 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Software Tester
7 4 (9.09%) Tester
8 3 (6.82%) Web Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Mobile Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (4.55%) Web Tester
10 1 (2.27%) Junior Java Developer
10 1 (2.27%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (40.91%) Hibernate
1 18 (40.91%) Spring
2 16 (36.36%) HTML
3 14 (31.82%) Web Services
3 14 (31.82%) Ajax
3 14 (31.82%) JSON
3 14 (31.82%) RESTful
4 13 (29.55%) Gherkin
4 13 (29.55%) jQuery
4 13 (29.55%) JSF
5 12 (27.27%) CSS
6 10 (22.73%) Backbone.js
7 8 (18.18%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (11.36%) Ember.js
8 5 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.09%) HTML5
10 3 (6.82%) CSS3
10 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (6.82%) .NET
11 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (56.82%) Open Source
2 9 (20.45%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (13.64%) Computer Science
4 4 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.27%) NHS
5 1 (2.27%) GIS
5 1 (2.27%) BBC
5 1 (2.27%) Tandem
5 1 (2.27%) Interactive TV
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.18%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) Mac OS X
2 5 (11.36%) AIX
2 5 (11.36%) Solaris
3 3 (6.82%) Android
3 3 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.27%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.27%) UNIX
4 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (54.55%) TDD
2 23 (52.27%) MVC
3 20 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (36.36%) OO
5 13 (29.55%) SOA
5 13 (29.55%) Document Management
6 11 (25.00%) Web Development
7 8 (18.18%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.91%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (15.91%) OOP
9 6 (13.64%) Automated Testing
10 5 (11.36%) Pair Programming
11 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
11 4 (9.09%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (6.82%) Scrum
13 2 (4.55%) OOD
13 2 (4.55%) Content Management
13 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
13 2 (4.55%) Android Development
13 2 (4.55%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) Java
2 23 (52.27%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) Python
3 12 (27.27%) Ruby
4 11 (25.00%) PHP
5 5 (11.36%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (9.09%) C
6 4 (9.09%) ECMAScript
7 3 (6.82%) C#
8 2 (4.55%) C++
8 2 (4.55%) Objective-C
8 2 (4.55%) SQL
9 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.27%) Jython
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Capistrano
2 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) JBoss
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.55%) Twitter
3 1 (2.27%) Talend
3 1 (2.27%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Adobe
3 1 (2.27%) Zend
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
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EMIS
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on level of experience
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EMIS
Salary: up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
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BBC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago