The table below looks at the statistics for BDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BDD over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 55 85 133
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +48
Permanent jobs citing BDD 107 87 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.90% 2.68% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 2.96% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 43 58 26
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
BDD
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2464 2937 3204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.80% 90.34% 86.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1463 1866 2078
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

BDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing BDD as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

BDD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

BDD
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BDD across the Scotland region.

BDD Salary Trend in Scotland

BDD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BDD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

BDD Salary Histogram in Scotland

BDD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing BDD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +13 66 £46,250 +2.77% 3
Edinburgh +8 31 £45,000 - 6
Stirling - 7 £52,500 - 1
Aberdeen - 2 £50,000 -
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT jobs citing BDD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for BDD.

1 240 (93.39%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (75.88%) TDD
3 146 (56.81%) JavaScript
4 142 (55.25%) Scrum
5 132 (51.36%) Java
6 128 (49.81%) HTML
7 127 (49.42%) CSS
8 123 (47.86%) C#
9 102 (39.69%) jQuery
10 98 (38.13%) .NET
11 93 (36.19%) SQL Server
12 83 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
13 75 (29.18%) Degree
14 73 (28.40%) Unit Testing
15 71 (27.63%) AngularJS
16 69 (26.85%) Finance
17 67 (26.07%) Oracle
18 66 (25.68%) Software Engineering
19 64 (24.90%) .NET Framework
19 64 (24.90%) RESTful
19 64 (24.90%) HTML5
20 63 (24.51%) DevOps
21 58 (22.57%) REST
21 58 (22.57%) CSS3
21 58 (22.57%) MVC
22 57 (22.18%) SOA
23 56 (21.79%) SDLC
24 54 (21.01%) JSON
24 54 (21.01%) Computer Science
25 53 (20.62%) Selenium

BDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (11.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 29 (11.28%) JBoss
2 27 (10.51%) Alfresco
3 17 (6.61%) CMS
4 16 (6.23%) IIS
5 12 (4.67%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.89%) Documentum
7 6 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.95%) Umbraco
9 4 (1.56%) Apache
9 4 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.78%) Confluence
10 2 (0.78%) SAS
11 1 (0.39%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 35 (13.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (10.12%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (8.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 22 (8.56%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (8.56%) Amazon S3
4 21 (8.17%) IaaS
4 21 (8.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.39%) Broadband
1 1 (0.39%) DVB
1 1 (0.39%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (36.19%) SQL Server
2 37 (14.40%) NoSQL
3 13 (5.06%) MongoDB
3 13 (5.06%) SQL Server 2014
4 10 (3.89%) MySQL
4 10 (3.89%) Oracle Database
4 10 (3.89%) Oracle Database 11g
5 8 (3.11%) Big Data
5 8 (3.11%) RDBMS
5 8 (3.11%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.78%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.78%) Redis
8 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.39%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.39%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.39%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 53 (20.62%) Selenium
2 51 (19.84%) Maven
3 50 (19.46%) Jenkins
4 48 (18.68%) Subversion
5 46 (17.90%) Eclipse
6 28 (10.89%) Git (software)
7 27 (10.51%) Artifactory
8 26 (10.12%) Cucumber
9 15 (5.84%) JIRA
9 15 (5.84%) JUnit
10 12 (4.67%) Xcode
11 9 (3.50%) JBehave
12 8 (3.11%) RSpec
13 7 (2.72%) WebDriver
14 5 (1.95%) Jasmine
14 5 (1.95%) JMeter
14 5 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
14 5 (1.95%) Mockito
14 5 (1.95%) TestNG
15 4 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 69 (26.85%) Finance
2 36 (14.01%) Banking
3 8 (3.11%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.33%) Automotive
4 6 (2.33%) Private Banking
4 6 (2.33%) Retail
5 4 (1.56%) Billing
5 4 (1.56%) Electronics
5 4 (1.56%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.56%) Marketing
5 4 (1.56%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.39%) Back Office
6 1 (0.39%) Games
6 1 (0.39%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 174 (67.70%) Developer
2 48 (18.68%) Java Developer
3 46 (17.90%) .NET Developer
4 32 (12.45%) C# Developer
5 24 (9.34%) Agile Developer
6 23 (8.95%) Software Engineer
7 21 (8.17%) C# .NET Developer
7 21 (8.17%) Cloud Developer
8 20 (7.78%) Agile .NET Developer
8 20 (7.78%) ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (7.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 20 (7.78%) Senior Developer
9 19 (7.39%) Application Development Manager
9 19 (7.39%) Applications Development Manager
9 19 (7.39%) Applications Manager
9 19 (7.39%) Development Manager
10 18 (7.00%) Open Source Developer
11 17 (6.61%) Software Developer
12 14 (5.45%) Senior Software Engineer
13 13 (5.06%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (49.81%) HTML
2 127 (49.42%) CSS
3 102 (39.69%) jQuery
4 98 (38.13%) .NET
5 71 (27.63%) AngularJS
6 64 (24.90%) .NET Framework
6 64 (24.90%) HTML5
6 64 (24.90%) RESTful
7 58 (22.57%) CSS3
7 58 (22.57%) REST
8 54 (21.01%) JSON
9 52 (20.23%) Spring
10 43 (16.73%) Node.js
11 39 (15.18%) ASP.NET
11 39 (15.18%) Sass
12 35 (13.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 34 (13.23%) Hibernate
14 33 (12.84%) Web Services
15 29 (11.28%) JSP
15 29 (11.28%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 54 (21.01%) Computer Science
2 43 (16.73%) Data Integration
3 38 (14.79%) Analytical Skills
4 35 (13.62%) Enterprise Software
5 29 (11.28%) Virtual Team
6 27 (10.51%) User Experience
7 25 (9.73%) Management Information System
8 22 (8.56%) Hybrid Cloud
9 21 (8.17%) Visualisation
10 16 (6.23%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.33%) FMCG
12 5 (1.95%) Wiki
13 4 (1.56%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.56%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.78%) Artificial Intelligence
15 1 (0.39%) Derivative
15 1 (0.39%) Graphic Design
15 1 (0.39%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 1 (0.39%) iPhone
15 1 (0.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 46 (17.90%) Windows
2 30 (11.67%) Linux
3 28 (10.89%) Unix
4 17 (6.61%) Android
5 16 (6.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.39%) CentOS
6 1 (0.39%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.39%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (93.39%) Agile Software Development
2 195 (75.88%) TDD
3 142 (55.25%) Scrum
4 83 (32.30%) Continuous Integration
5 73 (28.40%) Unit Testing
6 66 (25.68%) Software Engineering
7 63 (24.51%) DevOps
8 58 (22.57%) MVC
9 57 (22.18%) SOA
10 56 (21.79%) SDLC
11 52 (20.23%) OO
12 48 (18.68%) Continuous Delivery
13 39 (15.18%) Service Delivery
14 37 (14.40%) Document Management
14 37 (14.40%) Web Development
15 32 (12.45%) Mentoring
16 31 (12.06%) User Acceptance Testing
17 29 (11.28%) Open Source
18 26 (10.12%) ATDD
19 25 (9.73%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 146 (56.81%) JavaScript
2 132 (51.36%) Java
3 123 (47.86%) C#
4 40 (15.56%) PHP
5 35 (13.62%) SQL
6 33 (12.84%) Ruby
7 21 (8.17%) Python
8 13 (5.06%) C++
9 12 (4.67%) Apple Swift
10 9 (3.50%) PL/SQL
11 8 (3.11%) Perl
12 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 5 (1.95%) XAML
14 2 (0.78%) C
14 2 (0.78%) Lisp
14 2 (0.78%) Scala
14 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.39%) Jython
15 1 (0.39%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.39%) XPath
Qualifications
1 75 (29.18%) Degree
2 19 (7.39%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.78%) PhD
5 1 (0.39%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.56%) QA
System Software
1 22 (8.56%) Docker
2 1 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (8.56%) Kubernetes
1 22 (8.56%) Mesos
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 67 (26.07%) Oracle
2 29 (11.28%) Adobe
3 23 (8.95%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.89%) FatWire
5 8 (3.11%) Sitecore
6 6 (2.33%) Sybase
7 4 (1.56%) SAP
7 4 (1.56%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.56%) Zend
8 3 (1.17%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.39%) HP
9 1 (0.39%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.39%) Talend
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