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 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 59 86 138
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +52
Permanent jobs citing BDD 96 80 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.85% 2.42% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 2.65% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 46 58 31
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.75%
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
2235 3014 3109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.72% 91.06% 85.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1897 1996
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +7 53 £40,000 -5.88% 4
Edinburgh +21 34 £45,000 - 5
Stirling - 5 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 2 £50,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 September 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.

1 226 (93.78%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (76.76%) TDD
3 132 (54.77%) Scrum
4 126 (52.28%) JavaScript
5 122 (50.62%) C#
6 118 (48.96%) Java
7 109 (45.23%) HTML
8 108 (44.81%) CSS
9 97 (40.25%) .NET
9 97 (40.25%) SQL Server
10 94 (39.00%) jQuery
11 78 (32.37%) Continuous Integration
12 75 (31.12%) Degree
13 70 (29.05%) Finance
14 65 (26.97%) AngularJS
15 64 (26.56%) DevOps
15 64 (26.56%) Oracle
15 64 (26.56%) .NET Framework
16 60 (24.90%) Unit Testing
17 59 (24.48%) Software Engineering
18 57 (23.65%) MVC
19 55 (22.82%) SDLC
20 54 (22.41%) REST
20 54 (22.41%) RESTful
21 52 (21.58%) Computer Science
21 52 (21.58%) HTML5
22 51 (21.16%) SOA
23 49 (20.33%) Selenium
23 49 (20.33%) CSS3
23 49 (20.33%) Continuous Delivery

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 23 (9.54%) JBoss
2 21 (8.71%) Alfresco
3 20 (8.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 16 (6.64%) CMS
4 16 (6.64%) IIS
5 11 (4.56%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.15%) Documentum
7 6 (2.49%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.66%) Apache
8 4 (1.66%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.83%) Confluence
10 1 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.15%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (9.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 22 (9.13%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (9.13%) Amazon S3
4 21 (8.71%) IaaS
4 21 (8.71%) PaaS
5 1 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.41%) Broadband
1 1 (0.41%) DVB
1 1 (0.41%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (40.25%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.35%) NoSQL
3 14 (5.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (5.39%) MongoDB
5 10 (4.15%) Big Data
5 10 (4.15%) Oracle Database
5 10 (4.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.07%) MySQL
8 4 (1.66%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.66%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.83%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.83%) Redis
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.41%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.41%) Neo4j
10 1 (0.41%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 49 (20.33%) Selenium
2 41 (17.01%) Jenkins
2 41 (17.01%) Maven
3 39 (16.18%) Eclipse
4 36 (14.94%) Subversion
5 25 (10.37%) Git (software)
6 23 (9.54%) Cucumber
7 21 (8.71%) Artifactory
8 14 (5.81%) JIRA
9 11 (4.56%) JUnit
10 10 (4.15%) WebDriver
10 10 (4.15%) Xcode
11 9 (3.73%) JBehave
12 6 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (2.07%) TestNG
14 4 (1.66%) FitNesse
14 4 (1.66%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.66%) Karma Test Runner
14 4 (1.66%) MSTest
14 4 (1.66%) RSpec
General
1 70 (29.05%) Finance
2 31 (12.86%) Banking
3 9 (3.73%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.49%) Automotive
5 5 (2.07%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.07%) Marketing
6 4 (1.66%) Billing
6 4 (1.66%) Electronics
6 4 (1.66%) Retail
6 4 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.24%) Private Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Back Office
8 1 (0.41%) Games
8 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 155 (64.32%) Developer
2 45 (18.67%) .NET Developer
3 41 (17.01%) Java Developer
4 32 (13.28%) C# Developer
5 25 (10.37%) Agile Developer
6 22 (9.13%) ASP.NET Developer
7 21 (8.71%) Cloud Developer
8 20 (8.30%) Agile .NET Developer
8 20 (8.30%) C# .NET Developer
8 20 (8.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 19 (7.88%) Application Development Manager
9 19 (7.88%) Applications Development Manager
9 19 (7.88%) Applications Manager
9 19 (7.88%) Development Manager
9 19 (7.88%) Senior Developer
9 19 (7.88%) Software Engineer
10 15 (6.22%) Software Developer
11 14 (5.81%) Open Source Developer
12 12 (4.98%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 12 (4.98%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (45.23%) HTML
2 108 (44.81%) CSS
3 97 (40.25%) .NET
4 94 (39.00%) jQuery
5 65 (26.97%) AngularJS
6 64 (26.56%) .NET Framework
7 54 (22.41%) REST
7 54 (22.41%) RESTful
8 52 (21.58%) HTML5
9 49 (20.33%) CSS3
10 42 (17.43%) Spring
11 41 (17.01%) Node.js
12 39 (16.18%) ASP.NET
12 39 (16.18%) JSON
13 35 (14.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 28 (11.62%) ASP.NET MVC
15 27 (11.20%) Hibernate
15 27 (11.20%) Sass
16 25 (10.37%) JSP
16 25 (10.37%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 52 (21.58%) Computer Science
2 43 (17.84%) Data Integration
3 37 (15.35%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (13.69%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (10.79%) Virtual Team
6 25 (10.37%) Management Information System
7 22 (9.13%) Hybrid Cloud
7 22 (9.13%) User Experience
8 21 (8.71%) Visualisation
9 15 (6.22%) Mobile App
10 6 (2.49%) FMCG
11 5 (2.07%) Wiki
12 4 (1.66%) Algorithms
12 4 (1.66%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.41%) Derivative
13 1 (0.41%) Fixed Income
13 1 (0.41%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 1 (0.41%) iPad
13 1 (0.41%) iPhone
13 1 (0.41%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 44 (18.26%) Windows
2 30 (12.45%) Linux
3 28 (11.62%) Unix
4 15 (6.22%) Android
5 13 (5.39%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.41%) CentOS
6 1 (0.41%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (93.78%) Agile Software Development
2 185 (76.76%) TDD
3 132 (54.77%) Scrum
4 78 (32.37%) Continuous Integration
5 64 (26.56%) DevOps
6 60 (24.90%) Unit Testing
7 59 (24.48%) Software Engineering
8 57 (23.65%) MVC
9 55 (22.82%) SDLC
10 51 (21.16%) SOA
11 49 (20.33%) Continuous Delivery
12 41 (17.01%) OO
13 39 (16.18%) Service Delivery
14 31 (12.86%) Document Management
14 31 (12.86%) Mentoring
14 31 (12.86%) Web Development
15 27 (11.20%) ATDD
16 26 (10.79%) Microservices
17 25 (10.37%) User Acceptance Testing
18 24 (9.96%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 126 (52.28%) JavaScript
2 122 (50.62%) C#
3 118 (48.96%) Java
4 34 (14.11%) PHP
5 31 (12.86%) SQL
6 30 (12.45%) Ruby
7 21 (8.71%) Python
8 11 (4.56%) C++
9 10 (4.15%) Apple Swift
10 7 (2.90%) PL/SQL
11 6 (2.49%) Perl
11 6 (2.49%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.07%) XAML
13 2 (0.83%) Scala
13 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.83%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.41%) Jython
14 1 (0.41%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.41%) XPath
14 1 (0.41%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 75 (31.12%) Degree
2 14 (5.81%) Security Cleared
3 10 (4.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.07%) QA
2 1 (0.41%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (9.54%) Docker
2 1 (0.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (9.13%) Kubernetes
1 22 (9.13%) Mesos
2 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 64 (26.56%) Oracle
2 21 (8.71%) Microsoft
3 20 (8.30%) Adobe
4 10 (4.15%) FatWire
5 5 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 4 (1.66%) SAP
6 4 (1.66%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.66%) Zend
7 2 (0.83%) Sybase
8 1 (0.41%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.41%) HP
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.41%) Talend
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