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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Behaviour-Driven Development (BDD)
Rank 47 135 107
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -28
Permanent jobs citing BDD 145 33 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.06% 1.05% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 1.19% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 76 23 39
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,750 £35,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -2.43%
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
2565 2765 3430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.53% 87.81% 84.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1724 2263
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,000 £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 3 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 3 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 +55 87 £45,000 +9.09% 12
Stirling - 32 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh +16 29 £45,000 +15.38% 7
West Lothian - 4 - - 1
Fife - 1 £35,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £35,000 - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
BDD
UK

BDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 209 (92.89%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (74.67%) TDD
3 138 (61.33%) Java
4 135 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 127 (56.44%) HTML
6 125 (55.56%) CSS
7 106 (47.11%) Scrum
8 95 (42.22%) RESTful
9 94 (41.78%) Unit Testing
10 89 (39.56%) jQuery
10 89 (39.56%) C#
11 79 (35.11%) OO
12 76 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
13 75 (33.33%) JSON
14 72 (32.00%) Spring
15 64 (28.44%) Jenkins
16 61 (27.11%) Maven
17 59 (26.22%) SQL
18 58 (25.78%) .NET
18 58 (25.78%) Finance
19 57 (25.33%) AngularJS
20 56 (24.89%) SDLC
20 56 (24.89%) Web Services
20 56 (24.89%) Selenium
20 56 (24.89%) HTML5
21 55 (24.44%) XML
22 54 (24.00%) SQL Server
23 52 (23.11%) Hibernate
24 51 (22.67%) Subversion
25 49 (21.78%) Gherkin

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 43 (19.11%) JBoss
2 39 (17.33%) Alfresco
3 37 (16.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 27 (12.00%) Node.js
5 25 (11.11%) Tomcat
6 14 (6.22%) CMS
7 13 (5.78%) MQSeries
8 9 (4.00%) IIS
9 7 (3.11%) Jetty
9 7 (3.11%) WebLogic
10 6 (2.67%) WebSphere
11 5 (2.22%) Documentum
11 5 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
12 4 (1.78%) Apache
13 3 (1.33%) SAS
13 3 (1.33%) Umbraco
14 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
14 1 (0.44%) GemFire
14 1 (0.44%) Liferay
14 1 (0.44%) Mule
Applications
1 4 (1.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (2.67%) IaaS
4 5 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 5 (2.22%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.22%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 24 (10.67%) Relational Database
4 18 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (5.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 12 (5.33%) BigTable
5 12 (5.33%) MySQL
5 12 (5.33%) RDBMS
6 11 (4.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 6 (2.67%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database
8 5 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (1.78%) Big Data
10 2 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.89%) Redis
11 1 (0.44%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 64 (28.44%) Jenkins
2 61 (27.11%) Maven
3 56 (24.89%) Selenium
4 51 (22.67%) Subversion
5 47 (20.89%) Eclipse
6 39 (17.33%) Artifactory
7 31 (13.78%) Cucumber
8 27 (12.00%) JIRA
9 25 (11.11%) Git (software)
10 21 (9.33%) JUnit
11 18 (8.00%) Xcode
12 11 (4.89%) gulp
13 10 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
14 7 (3.11%) Mockito
14 7 (3.11%) Visual Studio
15 5 (2.22%) FitNesse
15 5 (2.22%) Jasmine
15 5 (2.22%) JMeter
15 5 (2.22%) Karma Test Runner
15 5 (2.22%) RSpec
General
1 58 (25.78%) Finance
2 36 (16.00%) Banking
3 12 (5.33%) Back Office
4 7 (3.11%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.22%) Private Banking
5 5 (2.22%) Retail
6 2 (0.89%) Automotive
6 2 (0.89%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.44%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 172 (76.44%) Developer
2 58 (25.78%) Java Developer
3 34 (15.11%) .NET Developer
4 28 (12.44%) Software Engineer
5 27 (12.00%) C# Developer
6 26 (11.56%) Open Source Developer
7 20 (8.89%) Web Developer
8 18 (8.00%) Applications Developer
8 18 (8.00%) Mobile Developer
9 17 (7.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (6.22%) Senior Developer
11 13 (5.78%) ASP.NET Developer
12 12 (5.33%) C# .NET Developer
12 12 (5.33%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (5.33%) Test Engineer
13 11 (4.89%) iOS Developer
13 11 (4.89%) Mobile Applications Developer
14 10 (4.44%) Android Developer
14 10 (4.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (4.44%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (56.44%) HTML
2 125 (55.56%) CSS
3 95 (42.22%) RESTful
4 89 (39.56%) jQuery
5 75 (33.33%) JSON
6 72 (32.00%) Spring
7 58 (25.78%) .NET
8 57 (25.33%) AngularJS
9 56 (24.89%) HTML5
9 56 (24.89%) Web Services
10 55 (24.44%) XML
11 52 (23.11%) Hibernate
12 49 (21.78%) Gherkin
13 48 (21.33%) CSS3
14 46 (20.44%) Sass
15 41 (18.22%) Spring Security
15 41 (18.22%) XHTML
16 36 (16.00%) REST
17 33 (14.67%) JSP
18 26 (11.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.11%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (8.44%) Computer Science
2 19 (8.44%) User Experience
3 16 (7.11%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.78%) Data Integration
5 12 (5.33%) Derivative
5 12 (5.33%) Fixed Income
5 12 (5.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 12 (5.33%) Market Risk
6 11 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (4.89%) Mobile App
7 8 (3.56%) Interest Rate Derivative
8 5 (2.22%) BBC
8 5 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
8 5 (2.22%) Social Media
8 5 (2.22%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.33%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (0.89%) FMCG
10 2 (0.89%) Tandem
11 1 (0.44%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 33 (14.67%) Windows
2 28 (12.44%) Apple iOS
3 27 (12.00%) Android
4 18 (8.00%) Unix
5 16 (7.11%) Linux
6 1 (0.44%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (92.89%) Agile Software Development
2 168 (74.67%) TDD
3 106 (47.11%) Scrum
4 94 (41.78%) Unit Testing
5 79 (35.11%) OO
6 76 (33.78%) Continuous Integration
7 56 (24.89%) SDLC
8 45 (20.00%) SOA
9 44 (19.56%) Document Management
9 44 (19.56%) User Acceptance Testing
10 40 (17.78%) Software Engineering
11 38 (16.89%) Open Source
12 34 (15.11%) MVC
12 34 (15.11%) Web Development
13 26 (11.56%) Mentoring
13 26 (11.56%) Open Source Development
14 23 (10.22%) Android Development
14 23 (10.22%) Continuous Delivery
15 22 (9.78%) DevOps
15 22 (9.78%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 138 (61.33%) Java
2 135 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 89 (39.56%) C#
4 59 (26.22%) SQL
5 38 (16.89%) Ruby
6 35 (15.56%) PHP
7 30 (13.33%) Python
8 19 (8.44%) Perl
9 18 (8.00%) Apple Swift
10 16 (7.11%) C++
11 13 (5.78%) Shell Script
12 12 (5.33%) XPath
13 8 (3.56%) Bash Shell
13 8 (3.56%) Objective-C
14 5 (2.22%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.78%) Smalltalk
16 3 (1.33%) C
16 3 (1.33%) Lisp
17 2 (0.89%) T-SQL
17 2 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 32 (14.22%) Degree
2 30 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.33%) PhD
4 1 (0.44%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 5 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (2.22%) Kubernetes
1 5 (2.22%) Mesos
2 3 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.89%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (16.44%) Adobe
2 35 (15.56%) Oracle
3 26 (11.56%) Microsoft
4 12 (5.33%) Atlassian
5 9 (4.00%) Sybase
6 7 (3.11%) Cegedim Rx
7 6 (2.67%) Sitecore
8 5 (2.22%) Apple
8 5 (2.22%) Facebook
8 5 (2.22%) FatWire
8 5 (2.22%) Google
8 5 (2.22%) Sony
8 5 (2.22%) Yahoo!
9 4 (1.78%) IBM
10 3 (1.33%) HP
11 2 (0.89%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.89%) Zend
12 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
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