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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 50 89 131
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +42
Permanent jobs citing BDD 138 79 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 4.82% 2.48% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 2.74% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 47 55 28
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 £42,500 £38,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
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
2587 2882 3169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 90.30% 90.34% 86.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1457 1837 2138
Median salary £45,000 £42,926 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.83% +1.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,000
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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +27 106 £47,500 +11.76% 9
Edinburgh -9 21 £45,000 - 6
Stirling - 12 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 -
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 255 (94.10%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (76.75%) TDD
3 154 (56.83%) JavaScript
4 148 (54.61%) Java
5 141 (52.03%) Scrum
6 136 (50.18%) HTML
7 134 (49.45%) CSS
8 123 (45.39%) C#
9 105 (38.75%) jQuery
10 95 (35.06%) .NET
11 89 (32.84%) SQL Server
11 89 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
12 88 (32.47%) Unit Testing
13 83 (30.63%) RESTful
14 79 (29.15%) Finance
15 73 (26.94%) HTML5
15 73 (26.94%) AngularJS
16 72 (26.57%) Degree
17 71 (26.20%) OO
18 70 (25.83%) Oracle
19 67 (24.72%) SDLC
20 66 (24.35%) CSS3
21 63 (23.25%) JSON
22 61 (22.51%) .NET Framework
22 61 (22.51%) Software Engineering
22 61 (22.51%) Jenkins
23 60 (22.14%) DevOps
24 58 (21.40%) Spring
25 57 (21.03%) Maven
25 57 (21.03%) Subversion

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 41 (15.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 31 (11.44%) JBoss
3 29 (10.70%) Alfresco
4 17 (6.27%) Tomcat
5 16 (5.90%) CMS
6 14 (5.17%) IIS
7 10 (3.69%) Documentum
8 6 (2.21%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (1.85%) Apache
9 5 (1.85%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.85%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.85%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.48%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (1.11%) SAS
12 1 (0.37%) Jetty
12 1 (0.37%) Mule
12 1 (0.37%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (2.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (8.12%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (7.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 20 (7.38%) Amazon EC2
3 20 (7.38%) Amazon S3
3 20 (7.38%) IaaS
3 20 (7.38%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (32.84%) SQL Server
2 40 (14.76%) NoSQL
3 17 (6.27%) Relational Database
4 13 (4.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 12 (4.43%) MongoDB
5 12 (4.43%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.06%) MySQL
7 10 (3.69%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.69%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (3.69%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.21%) Big Data
8 6 (2.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.85%) BigTable
10 2 (0.74%) Redis
10 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.37%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 61 (22.51%) Jenkins
2 57 (21.03%) Eclipse
2 57 (21.03%) Maven
2 57 (21.03%) Subversion
3 54 (19.93%) Selenium
4 29 (10.70%) Artifactory
5 28 (10.33%) Cucumber
5 28 (10.33%) Git (software)
6 21 (7.75%) JUnit
7 20 (7.38%) JIRA
7 20 (7.38%) Xcode
8 8 (2.95%) gulp
9 7 (2.58%) JBehave
9 7 (2.58%) RSpec
10 6 (2.21%) Mockito
10 6 (2.21%) WebDriver
11 5 (1.85%) Jasmine
11 5 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
11 5 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.85%) TestNG
General
1 79 (29.15%) Finance
2 41 (15.13%) Banking
3 9 (3.32%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.21%) Automotive
4 6 (2.21%) Back Office
5 5 (1.85%) Private Banking
5 5 (1.85%) Retail
6 4 (1.48%) Billing
7 2 (0.74%) Electronics
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.74%) Marketing
7 2 (0.74%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.37%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 194 (71.59%) Developer
2 55 (20.30%) Java Developer
3 44 (16.24%) .NET Developer
4 36 (13.28%) C# Developer
5 22 (8.12%) Agile Developer
5 22 (8.12%) Applications Developer
6 20 (7.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (7.38%) Cloud Developer
6 20 (7.38%) Mobile Developer
6 20 (7.38%) Open Source Developer
6 20 (7.38%) Software Engineer
7 19 (7.01%) Agile .NET Developer
7 19 (7.01%) Application Development Manager
7 19 (7.01%) Applications Development Manager
7 19 (7.01%) Applications Manager
7 19 (7.01%) Development Manager
8 18 (6.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (6.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 17 (6.27%) Web Developer
10 16 (5.90%) Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (50.18%) HTML
2 134 (49.45%) CSS
3 105 (38.75%) jQuery
4 95 (35.06%) .NET
5 83 (30.63%) RESTful
6 73 (26.94%) AngularJS
6 73 (26.94%) HTML5
7 66 (24.35%) CSS3
8 63 (23.25%) JSON
9 61 (22.51%) .NET Framework
10 58 (21.40%) Spring
11 57 (21.03%) REST
12 50 (18.45%) Sass
13 41 (15.13%) Node.js
13 41 (15.13%) Web Services
14 38 (14.02%) Hibernate
15 36 (13.28%) JSP
15 36 (13.28%) XML
16 34 (12.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 33 (12.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 50 (18.45%) Computer Science
2 46 (16.97%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (14.76%) Data Integration
4 33 (12.18%) Virtual Team
5 32 (11.81%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (9.96%) User Experience
7 25 (9.23%) Management Information System
8 21 (7.75%) Visualisation
9 20 (7.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 19 (7.01%) Mobile App
11 6 (2.21%) Derivative
11 6 (2.21%) Fixed Income
11 6 (2.21%) FMCG
11 6 (2.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (2.21%) Market Risk
12 4 (1.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 3 (1.11%) Artificial Intelligence
14 2 (0.74%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
14 2 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 54 (19.93%) Windows
2 32 (11.81%) Linux
2 32 (11.81%) Unix
3 25 (9.23%) Apple iOS
4 24 (8.86%) Android
5 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 255 (94.10%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (76.75%) TDD
3 141 (52.03%) Scrum
4 89 (32.84%) Continuous Integration
5 88 (32.47%) Unit Testing
6 71 (26.20%) OO
7 67 (24.72%) SDLC
8 61 (22.51%) Software Engineering
9 60 (22.14%) DevOps
10 55 (20.30%) SOA
11 52 (19.19%) MVC
12 47 (17.34%) Continuous Delivery
13 39 (14.39%) Document Management
13 39 (14.39%) Service Delivery
13 39 (14.39%) Web Development
14 35 (12.92%) Mentoring
14 35 (12.92%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (10.70%) Open Source
16 28 (10.33%) Analytics
17 26 (9.59%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 154 (56.83%) JavaScript
2 148 (54.61%) Java
3 123 (45.39%) C#
4 52 (19.19%) SQL
5 44 (16.24%) PHP
6 36 (13.28%) Ruby
7 25 (9.23%) Python
8 20 (7.38%) Apple Swift
9 17 (6.27%) C++
10 12 (4.43%) Perl
11 11 (4.06%) PL/SQL
12 7 (2.58%) Shell Script
13 6 (2.21%) PowerShell
14 5 (1.85%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.85%) Objective-C
14 5 (1.85%) XAML
14 5 (1.85%) XPath
15 3 (1.11%) C
15 3 (1.11%) Lisp
15 3 (1.11%) Scala
Qualifications
1 72 (26.57%) Degree
2 22 (8.12%) Security Cleared
3 8 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 20 (7.38%) Kubernetes
1 20 (7.38%) Mesos
2 2 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 70 (25.83%) Oracle
2 41 (15.13%) Adobe
3 23 (8.49%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.69%) FatWire
5 9 (3.32%) Atlassian
5 9 (3.32%) Sybase
6 8 (2.95%) Sitecore
7 4 (1.48%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.48%) Zend
8 3 (1.11%) IBM
9 2 (0.74%) SAP
10 1 (0.37%) Cegedim Rx
10 1 (0.37%) Guidewire
10 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
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