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 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 47 108 121
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +13
Permanent jobs citing BDD 147 48 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.17% 1.57% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.74% 1.76% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66 33 31
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £44,900 £58,250
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
2560 2729 3266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.05% 89.50% 84.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1526 1707 2180
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +40 104 £45,000 +9.09% 12
Stirling - 27 £47,500 -
Edinburgh +3 21 £45,000 +12.50% 4
West Lothian - 3 - -
Fife - 1 £35,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 228 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (75.00%) TDD
3 150 (62.50%) Java
4 138 (57.50%) JavaScript
5 131 (54.58%) HTML
6 130 (54.17%) CSS
7 111 (46.25%) Scrum
8 98 (40.83%) jQuery
9 97 (40.42%) Unit Testing
9 97 (40.42%) C#
10 94 (39.17%) RESTful
11 83 (34.58%) Continuous Integration
12 79 (32.92%) OO
13 76 (31.67%) Finance
14 70 (29.17%) JSON
15 69 (28.75%) Jenkins
16 68 (28.33%) SDLC
17 67 (27.92%) Spring
18 65 (27.08%) .NET
19 64 (26.67%) Maven
19 64 (26.67%) HTML5
20 63 (26.25%) AngularJS
21 61 (25.42%) SQL
22 60 (25.00%) SQL Server
23 58 (24.17%) Selenium
23 58 (24.17%) CSS3
24 57 (23.75%) Subversion
25 55 (22.92%) XML
25 55 (22.92%) Eclipse
26 51 (21.25%) Software Engineering

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 40 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 37 (15.42%) JBoss
3 34 (14.17%) Alfresco
4 30 (12.50%) Node.js
5 26 (10.83%) Tomcat
6 16 (6.67%) CMS
7 13 (5.42%) MQSeries
8 10 (4.17%) Documentum
9 9 (3.75%) IIS
10 7 (2.92%) Jetty
10 7 (2.92%) WebLogic
11 6 (2.50%) WebSphere
12 4 (1.67%) Apache
12 4 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (1.25%) SAS
13 3 (1.25%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.42%) GemFire
14 1 (0.42%) Mule
14 1 (0.42%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (5.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 14 (5.83%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (5.83%) Amazon S3
3 14 (5.83%) IaaS
3 14 (5.83%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 39 (16.25%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 17 (7.08%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.00%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.00%) BigTable
5 12 (5.00%) RDBMS
5 12 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (4.58%) MongoDB
6 11 (4.58%) MySQL
7 10 (4.17%) Oracle Database
7 10 (4.17%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.83%) Big Data
8 2 (0.83%) Redis
9 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 69 (28.75%) Jenkins
2 64 (26.67%) Maven
3 58 (24.17%) Selenium
4 57 (23.75%) Subversion
5 55 (22.92%) Eclipse
6 34 (14.17%) Artifactory
7 33 (13.75%) Cucumber
8 28 (11.67%) JIRA
9 27 (11.25%) Git (software)
10 23 (9.58%) JUnit
11 20 (8.33%) Xcode
12 11 (4.58%) gulp
13 7 (2.92%) Team Foundation Server
13 7 (2.92%) Visual Studio
14 6 (2.50%) Mockito
15 5 (2.08%) JBehave
15 5 (2.08%) JMeter
15 5 (2.08%) RSpec
15 5 (2.08%) TestNG
15 5 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 76 (31.67%) Finance
2 41 (17.08%) Banking
3 13 (5.42%) Back Office
4 9 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.08%) Private Banking
5 5 (2.08%) Retail
6 2 (0.83%) Automotive
7 1 (0.42%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 172 (71.67%) Developer
2 54 (22.50%) Java Developer
3 35 (14.58%) .NET Developer
4 29 (12.08%) C# Developer
5 28 (11.67%) Software Engineer
6 21 (8.75%) Open Source Developer
7 20 (8.33%) Applications Developer
7 20 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
8 18 (7.50%) Web Developer
9 17 (7.08%) Test Engineer
10 15 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 14 (5.83%) Cloud Developer
11 14 (5.83%) JavaScript Developer
12 13 (5.42%) Application Development Manager
12 13 (5.42%) Applications Development Manager
12 13 (5.42%) Applications Manager
12 13 (5.42%) ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 13 (5.42%) Mobile Applications Developer
12 13 (5.42%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (54.58%) HTML
2 130 (54.17%) CSS
3 98 (40.83%) jQuery
4 94 (39.17%) RESTful
5 70 (29.17%) JSON
6 67 (27.92%) Spring
7 65 (27.08%) .NET
8 64 (26.67%) HTML5
9 63 (26.25%) AngularJS
10 58 (24.17%) CSS3
11 55 (22.92%) XML
12 50 (20.83%) REST
12 50 (20.83%) Web Services
13 48 (20.00%) Sass
14 44 (18.33%) Hibernate
15 43 (17.92%) Gherkin
16 37 (15.42%) .NET Framework
16 37 (15.42%) JSP
17 36 (15.00%) Spring Security
17 36 (15.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 37 (15.42%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (12.08%) Computer Science
3 24 (10.00%) Data Integration
4 22 (9.17%) User Experience
5 20 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
5 20 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 14 (5.83%) Hybrid Cloud
6 14 (5.83%) Visualisation
7 13 (5.42%) Derivative
7 13 (5.42%) Fixed Income
7 13 (5.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 13 (5.42%) Market Risk
7 13 (5.42%) Mobile App
8 9 (3.75%) Interest Rate Derivative
9 4 (1.67%) FMCG
10 3 (1.25%) Artificial Intelligence
10 3 (1.25%) BBC
10 3 (1.25%) Social Media
11 2 (0.83%) Tandem
12 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (20.00%) Windows
2 32 (13.33%) Unix
3 29 (12.08%) Apple iOS
3 29 (12.08%) Linux
4 28 (11.67%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 228 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (75.00%) TDD
3 111 (46.25%) Scrum
4 97 (40.42%) Unit Testing
5 83 (34.58%) Continuous Integration
6 79 (32.92%) OO
7 68 (28.33%) SDLC
8 51 (21.25%) Software Engineering
9 49 (20.42%) SOA
10 44 (18.33%) Document Management
11 40 (16.67%) DevOps
12 38 (15.83%) Web Development
13 37 (15.42%) User Acceptance Testing
14 34 (14.17%) Continuous Delivery
15 33 (13.75%) Service Delivery
16 32 (13.33%) Open Source
17 31 (12.92%) Mentoring
18 30 (12.50%) MVC
19 27 (11.25%) Analytics
20 25 (10.42%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 150 (62.50%) Java
2 138 (57.50%) JavaScript
3 97 (40.42%) C#
4 61 (25.42%) SQL
5 44 (18.33%) Ruby
6 38 (15.83%) PHP
7 36 (15.00%) Python
8 24 (10.00%) Perl
9 20 (8.33%) Apple Swift
10 16 (6.67%) C++
11 13 (5.42%) Shell Script
12 12 (5.00%) XPath
13 8 (3.33%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.33%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.08%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.67%) Smalltalk
16 3 (1.25%) C
16 3 (1.25%) Lisp
16 3 (1.25%) Scala
17 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 51 (21.25%) Degree
2 25 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.25%) PhD
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 14 (5.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 14 (5.83%) Kubernetes
1 14 (5.83%) Mesos
2 2 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (20.42%) Oracle
2 40 (16.67%) Adobe
3 24 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 10 (4.17%) FatWire
6 9 (3.75%) Sybase
7 7 (2.92%) Cegedim Rx
8 6 (2.50%) Sitecore
9 4 (1.67%) IBM
10 3 (1.25%) Apple
10 3 (1.25%) Facebook
10 3 (1.25%) Google
10 3 (1.25%) Sony
10 3 (1.25%) Yahoo!
10 3 (1.25%) Zend
11 2 (0.83%) Guidewire
12 1 (0.42%) HP
12 1 (0.42%) Red Hat
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