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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 73 72 73
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Permanent jobs citing BDD 38 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.62% 2.42% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.26% 3.15% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1166 826 644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 80.52% 76.98% 75.59%
Number of salaries quoted 756 432 517
Average salary £42,500 £40,750 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.29% +7.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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 18 April 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (62.32%) Java
3 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 40 (57.97%) HTML
5 38 (55.07%) CSS
6 36 (52.17%) jQuery
7 35 (50.72%) Jenkins
8 34 (49.28%) Open Source
9 31 (44.93%) Scrum
10 30 (43.48%) TDD
10 30 (43.48%) Spring
11 29 (42.03%) Selenium
11 29 (42.03%) RESTful
11 29 (42.03%) Web Services
12 28 (40.58%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (40.58%) Gherkin
13 27 (39.13%) Unit Testing
13 27 (39.13%) JSON
14 26 (37.68%) Hibernate
15 25 (36.23%) JBoss
16 22 (31.88%) Maven
17 20 (28.99%) MVC
17 20 (28.99%) Linux
17 20 (28.99%) Kanban
18 19 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (27.54%) Artifactory
19 17 (24.64%) JSF
19 17 (24.64%) Ruby
20 16 (23.19%) OO
21 15 (21.74%) JIRA

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 9 (13.04%) Alfresco
2 5 (7.25%) nginx
2 5 (7.25%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.25%) Facebook Platform
2 5 (7.25%) Apache Solr
3 4 (5.80%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.80%) Node.js
4 3 (4.35%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.45%) CMS
5 1 (1.45%) Drupal
5 1 (1.45%) SugarCRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.25%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (7.25%) Amazon S3
2 3 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
1 3 (4.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (15.94%) MySQL
2 10 (14.49%) Relational Database
3 9 (13.04%) NoSQL
4 7 (10.14%) SQL Server
5 6 (8.70%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.70%) Hadoop
5 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
6 5 (7.25%) Redis
7 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.45%) Big Data
8 1 (1.45%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (1.45%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 35 (50.72%) Jenkins
2 29 (42.03%) Selenium
3 22 (31.88%) Maven
4 19 (27.54%) Artifactory
5 15 (21.74%) JIRA
6 11 (15.94%) Jasmine
7 9 (13.04%) Git (software)
8 8 (11.59%) Cucumber
9 7 (10.14%) RSpec
10 6 (8.70%) Subversion
11 5 (7.25%) PHPUnit
11 5 (7.25%) Behat
12 4 (5.80%) JUnit
13 3 (4.35%) Mocha
13 3 (4.35%) QUnit
13 3 (4.35%) NUnit
13 3 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
13 3 (4.35%) JSUnit
14 2 (2.90%) Moq
15 1 (1.45%) Ant
General
1 13 (18.84%) Finance
2 8 (11.59%) Marketing
3 7 (10.14%) Banking
4 5 (7.25%) Advertising
5 3 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 62 (89.86%) Developer
2 29 (42.03%) Java Developer
3 21 (30.43%) Senior Developer
4 16 (23.19%) Senior Java Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Web Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Software Engineer
6 7 (10.14%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Ruby Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Programmer
8 5 (7.25%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Software Programmer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Umbraco Developer
10 3 (4.35%) .NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Technical Team Leader
10 3 (4.35%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (2.90%) Lead Developer
12 1 (1.45%) Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (57.97%) HTML
2 38 (55.07%) CSS
3 36 (52.17%) jQuery
4 30 (43.48%) Spring
5 29 (42.03%) RESTful
5 29 (42.03%) Web Services
6 28 (40.58%) Gherkin
7 27 (39.13%) JSON
8 26 (37.68%) Hibernate
9 17 (24.64%) JSF
10 15 (21.74%) Grails
11 13 (18.84%) XHTML
12 12 (17.39%) Ember.js
12 12 (17.39%) Backbone.js
13 11 (15.94%) Ruby on Rails
14 10 (14.49%) HTML5
15 8 (11.59%) XML
15 8 (11.59%) AngularJS
16 7 (10.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 6 (8.70%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 34 (49.28%) Open Source
2 5 (7.25%) Social Media
2 5 (7.25%) GIS
3 4 (5.80%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.35%) BBC
4 3 (4.35%) W3C
4 3 (4.35%) Interactive TV
5 2 (2.90%) Data Integration
5 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 20 (28.99%) Linux
2 6 (8.70%) Mac OS X
3 5 (7.25%) Apple iOS
3 5 (7.25%) AIX
3 5 (7.25%) Solaris
3 5 (7.25%) Android
4 2 (2.90%) UNIX
4 2 (2.90%) Windows
5 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (68.12%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (44.93%) Scrum
3 30 (43.48%) TDD
4 28 (40.58%) Continuous Integration
5 27 (39.13%) Unit Testing
6 20 (28.99%) MVC
6 20 (28.99%) Kanban
7 19 (27.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (23.19%) OO
9 13 (18.84%) Web Development
10 11 (15.94%) Software Engineering
11 10 (14.49%) SOA
12 8 (11.59%) Document Management
13 7 (10.14%) Pair Programming
14 6 (8.70%) Content Management
15 5 (7.25%) OO PHP
16 4 (5.80%) Automated Testing
16 4 (5.80%) Digital Marketing
17 3 (4.35%) Process Improvement
17 3 (4.35%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 43 (62.32%) Java
2 42 (60.87%) JavaScript
3 17 (24.64%) Ruby
4 14 (20.29%) Groovy
4 14 (20.29%) PHP
5 10 (14.49%) Python
6 8 (11.59%) SQL
6 8 (11.59%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.70%) C#
7 6 (8.70%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (10.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) Capistrano
2 1 (1.45%) Puppet
2 1 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (36.23%) JBoss
2 14 (20.29%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.25%) Facebook
3 5 (7.25%) Twitter
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle
3 5 (7.25%) Google
3 5 (7.25%) Zend
4 4 (5.80%) ESRI
5 2 (2.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.45%) Jaspersoft
6 1 (1.45%) Talend