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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 62 77 66
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -11
Permanent jobs citing BDD 33 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.12% 2.03% 1.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.44% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 15 8 12
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
932 941 707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 88.09% 83.20% 77.18%
Number of salaries quoted 605 572 508
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

BDD Salary Histogram in Glasgow

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 49 (85.96%) TDD
2 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (49.12%) Java
3 28 (49.12%) OO
4 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (43.86%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (36.84%) HTML
6 20 (35.09%) Spring
7 19 (33.33%) Subversion
7 19 (33.33%) Linux
7 19 (33.33%) OOD
7 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
8 18 (31.58%) Relational Database
8 18 (31.58%) Finance
8 18 (31.58%) CSS
8 18 (31.58%) Web Services
8 18 (31.58%) JUnit
9 17 (29.82%) Oracle
9 17 (29.82%) jQuery
10 16 (28.07%) Scrum
10 16 (28.07%) REST
11 15 (26.32%) RDBMS
11 15 (26.32%) Banking
12 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
12 13 (22.81%) Process Improvement
12 13 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
13 12 (21.05%) PHP
13 12 (21.05%) Tomcat
14 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
14 11 (19.30%) Open Source

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 12 (21.05%) Tomcat
2 10 (17.54%) Drupal
3 6 (10.53%) JBoss
4 4 (7.02%) Node.js
5 3 (5.26%) CMS
6 2 (3.51%) Apache
6 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
6 2 (3.51%) Alfresco
6 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.75%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) HTTP
1 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) Relational Database
2 15 (26.32%) RDBMS
3 10 (17.54%) MongoDB
4 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 8 (14.04%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) Big Data
6 2 (3.51%) MySQL
6 2 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (3.51%) Pentaho
6 2 (3.51%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (33.33%) Subversion
1 19 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 18 (31.58%) JUnit
3 11 (19.30%) Cucumber
4 9 (15.79%) Selenium
4 9 (15.79%) Maven
5 4 (7.02%) Grunt
5 4 (7.02%) Moq
6 3 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 3 (5.26%) Jasmine
6 3 (5.26%) JIRA
6 3 (5.26%) LoadRunner
6 3 (5.26%) JMeter
7 2 (3.51%) NUnit
7 2 (3.51%) ReSharper
7 2 (3.51%) TestNG
7 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
7 2 (3.51%) SoapUI
7 2 (3.51%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.51%) RSpec
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 15 (26.32%) Banking
3 13 (22.81%) Investment Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (73.68%) Developer
2 17 (29.82%) Java Developer
3 16 (28.07%) Senior Developer
4 10 (17.54%) Senior Java Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Web Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Tester
5 4 (7.02%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Software Tester
7 2 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Automation Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) HTML
2 20 (35.09%) Spring
3 18 (31.58%) CSS
3 18 (31.58%) Web Services
4 17 (29.82%) jQuery
5 16 (28.07%) REST
6 10 (17.54%) .NET
7 9 (15.79%) Spring Integration
7 9 (15.79%) AngularJS
8 8 (14.04%) Backbone.js
8 8 (14.04%) JAX-RS
9 7 (12.28%) CSS3
9 7 (12.28%) HTML5
10 6 (10.53%) WCF
10 6 (10.53%) WPF
10 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET
10 6 (10.53%) Hibernate
11 5 (8.77%) Ruby on Rails
11 5 (8.77%) RESTful
11 5 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.30%) Open Source
2 8 (14.04%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
4 2 (3.51%) iPad
4 2 (3.51%) SWIFT
4 2 (3.51%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (3.51%) Tandem
5 1 (1.75%) Interactive TV
5 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.75%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Android
2 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.51%) Ubuntu
3 2 (3.51%) UNIX
3 2 (3.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (85.96%) TDD
2 46 (80.70%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (49.12%) OO
4 25 (43.86%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (33.33%) OOD
6 16 (28.07%) Scrum
7 13 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (22.81%) Process Improvement
8 9 (15.79%) Unit Testing
8 9 (15.79%) MVC
9 6 (10.53%) OOP
10 5 (8.77%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
10 5 (8.77%) Web Development
11 4 (7.02%) Automated Testing
11 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
11 4 (7.02%) Content Management
12 3 (5.26%) Domain-Driven Design
12 3 (5.26%) Kanban
13 2 (3.51%) Parallel Programming
Programming Languages
1 28 (49.12%) Java
2 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
3 12 (21.05%) PHP
4 10 (17.54%) C#
5 9 (15.79%) SQL
6 8 (14.04%) Ruby
7 6 (10.53%) Python
8 3 (5.26%) ECMAScript
8 3 (5.26%) C++
8 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
8 3 (5.26%) C
9 2 (3.51%) F#
9 2 (3.51%) CoffeeScript
9 2 (3.51%) Perl
9 2 (3.51%) Objective-C
9 2 (3.51%) Jython
Qualifications
1 4 (7.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
1 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.51%) Capistrano
3 1 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (29.82%) Oracle
2 4 (7.02%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.26%) Sybase
4 2 (3.51%) HP
4 2 (3.51%) Alterian
4 2 (3.51%) Twitter
5 1 (1.75%) Zend
5 1 (1.75%) Adobe
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 13 days ago