The table below looks at the statistics for TDD skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited TDD over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Test-Driven Development (TDD)
Rank 39 39 60
Rank change year-on-year
0 +21
Permanent jobs citing TDD 185 161 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 5.10% 5.21% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.21% 6.37% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 116 110 81
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
TDD
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
2978 2527 2456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 82.08% 81.70% 77.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 1651 1630
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

TDD
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing TDD across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

TDD Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

TDD
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

TDD Salary Trend in Scotland

TDD
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing TDD across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

TDD Salary Histogram in Scotland

TDD
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing TDD within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +9 113 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Edinburgh -8 68 £40,000 +1.26% 8
Fife - 1 £40,000 -
Highlands - 1 £45,000 -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
TDD
UK

TDD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD.

1 258 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 186 (56.36%) .NET
3 184 (55.76%) JavaScript
4 180 (54.55%) C#
5 140 (42.42%) SQL Server
6 134 (40.61%) HTML
7 128 (38.79%) CSS
8 122 (36.97%) MVC
9 119 (36.06%) Java
10 108 (32.73%) ASP.NET
11 97 (29.39%) SQL
12 82 (24.85%) Scrum
13 81 (24.55%) Relational Database
14 79 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
15 77 (23.33%) Oracle
16 76 (23.03%) OO
17 74 (22.42%) .NET Framework
18 67 (20.30%) jQuery
19 66 (20.00%) Spring
20 64 (19.39%) Microsoft
21 62 (18.79%) Hibernate
21 62 (18.79%) WCF
22 60 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
23 54 (16.36%) Degree
24 52 (15.76%) BDD
25 49 (14.85%) Oracle Database
26 47 (14.24%) Windows
27 46 (13.94%) Subversion
28 45 (13.64%) Finance
28 45 (13.64%) Software Engineering

TDD
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing TDD also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited TDD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 33 (10.00%) Node.js
2 28 (8.48%) SharePoint
3 24 (7.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 20 (6.06%) Drupal
5 18 (5.45%) CMS
6 16 (4.85%) Apache
7 12 (3.64%) NServiceBus
8 9 (2.73%) IIS
9 7 (2.12%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.91%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.91%) WebLogic
11 3 (0.91%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.61%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.61%) Apache Qpid
12 2 (0.61%) TeamSite
12 2 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (0.30%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.30%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 36 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.76%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.30%) SaaS
4 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (5.15%) Ethernet
2 8 (2.42%) PuTTY
3 6 (1.82%) Internet
4 4 (1.21%) HTTP
5 2 (0.61%) GPRS
6 1 (0.30%) LDAP
6 1 (0.30%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 140 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 81 (24.55%) Relational Database
3 49 (14.85%) Oracle Database
4 45 (13.64%) RDBMS
5 32 (9.70%) MySQL
6 29 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 28 (8.48%) NoSQL
8 21 (6.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 20 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
10 17 (5.15%) PerformancePoint
11 15 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 14 (4.24%) Oracle Database 10g
13 13 (3.94%) MongoDB
14 10 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (1.82%) Big Data
17 5 (1.52%) RavenDB
17 5 (1.52%) Pentaho
18 3 (0.91%) DB2
Development Applications
1 46 (13.94%) Subversion
2 38 (11.52%) Visual Studio
3 29 (8.79%) JUnit
4 27 (8.18%) Git (software)
4 27 (8.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (6.97%) Selenium
6 21 (6.36%) EasyMock
6 21 (6.36%) Cucumber
7 19 (5.76%) Maven
8 16 (4.85%) Eclipse
9 14 (4.24%) JIRA
10 12 (3.64%) SpecFlow
10 12 (3.64%) Jenkins
11 10 (3.03%) Jasmine
12 6 (1.82%) NUnit
12 6 (1.82%) Moq
12 6 (1.82%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.82%) RSpec
12 6 (1.82%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.52%) ReSharper
General
1 45 (13.64%) Finance
2 18 (5.45%) Games
2 18 (5.45%) Front Office
3 17 (5.15%) Electronics
4 12 (3.64%) Banking
5 10 (3.03%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.42%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.21%) Retail
8 2 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.30%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 238 (72.12%) Developer
2 62 (18.79%) Java Developer
3 54 (16.36%) .NET Developer
4 51 (15.45%) Senior Developer
5 31 (9.39%) Software Engineer
5 31 (9.39%) C# Developer
6 27 (8.18%) Programmer
7 26 (7.88%) Software Developer
8 20 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
9 18 (5.45%) Analyst
9 18 (5.45%) Web Developer
10 17 (5.15%) SharePoint Developer
11 16 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (4.24%) Lead Developer
13 13 (3.94%) Analyst Programmer
13 13 (3.94%) Architect
13 13 (3.94%) .NET Programmer
14 12 (3.64%) Senior Java Developer
14 12 (3.64%) Senior .NET Developer
14 12 (3.64%) .NET Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (56.36%) .NET
2 134 (40.61%) HTML
3 128 (38.79%) CSS
4 108 (32.73%) ASP.NET
5 79 (23.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 74 (22.42%) .NET Framework
7 67 (20.30%) jQuery
8 66 (20.00%) Spring
9 62 (18.79%) Hibernate
9 62 (18.79%) WCF
10 41 (12.42%) NHibernate
11 37 (11.21%) AngularJS
12 36 (10.91%) WPF
13 27 (8.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 25 (7.58%) HTML5
15 23 (6.97%) Web Services
16 22 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
17 21 (6.36%) Sass
17 21 (6.36%) WinForms
17 21 (6.36%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.21%) Computer Science
2 20 (6.06%) Open Source
3 19 (5.76%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (5.45%) Mathematics
5 17 (5.15%) Visualisation
5 17 (5.15%) CUDA
6 16 (4.85%) Mobile App
7 14 (4.24%) User Experience
8 13 (3.94%) Social Media
9 11 (3.33%) iPhone
9 11 (3.33%) BBC
10 8 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.82%) iPad
12 5 (1.52%) N-Tier
13 4 (1.21%) E-Learning
13 4 (1.21%) Data Integration
14 3 (0.91%) Derivative
14 3 (0.91%) EPoS
14 3 (0.91%) NHS
15 2 (0.61%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.24%) Windows
2 41 (12.42%) Linux
3 39 (11.82%) UNIX
4 13 (3.94%) Android
5 7 (2.12%) AIX
5 7 (2.12%) Solaris
6 5 (1.52%) Mac OS X
6 5 (1.52%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 258 (78.18%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (36.97%) MVC
3 82 (24.85%) Scrum
4 76 (23.03%) OO
5 60 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 52 (15.76%) BDD
7 45 (13.64%) Software Engineering
8 44 (13.33%) Unit Testing
9 38 (11.52%) OOP
10 31 (9.39%) Domain-Driven Design
11 29 (8.79%) Dependency Injection
12 28 (8.48%) Waterfall
13 27 (8.18%) OOD
14 24 (7.27%) AOP
15 23 (6.97%) Software Architecture
16 22 (6.67%) Automated Testing
16 22 (6.67%) Web Application Development
17 21 (6.36%) Mentoring
17 21 (6.36%) Coaching
17 21 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 184 (55.76%) JavaScript
2 180 (54.55%) C#
3 119 (36.06%) Java
4 97 (29.39%) SQL
5 35 (10.61%) PHP
6 32 (9.70%) Python
6 32 (9.70%) Ruby
7 30 (9.09%) C++
8 25 (7.58%) VB.NET
9 24 (7.27%) VB
9 24 (7.27%) VB6
10 21 (6.36%) C
11 17 (5.15%) VC++
12 13 (3.94%) T-SQL
13 11 (3.33%) PHP5
14 7 (2.12%) F#
15 6 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
15 6 (1.82%) Perl
16 5 (1.52%) Jython
17 4 (1.21%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 54 (16.36%) Degree
2 3 (0.91%) ISEB
3 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.61%) MCTS
3 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
3 2 (0.61%) MCAD
4 1 (0.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.42%) QA
2 1 (0.30%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (2.12%) Puppet
1 7 (2.12%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.52%) Capistrano
3 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.61%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 77 (23.33%) Oracle
2 64 (19.39%) Microsoft
3 25 (7.58%) Google
4 21 (6.36%) JBoss
5 18 (5.45%) Twitter
6 16 (4.85%) Sybase
7 13 (3.94%) Facebook
8 10 (3.03%) Yahoo!
8 10 (3.03%) Apple
8 10 (3.03%) Sony
9 9 (2.73%) IBM
10 6 (1.82%) Zend
11 3 (0.91%) Adobe
12 2 (0.61%) Greenplum
12 2 (0.61%) Alterian
13 1 (0.30%) Guidewire
13 1 (0.30%) Sitecore
13 1 (0.30%) Telerik
13 1 (0.30%) TIBCO
13 1 (0.30%) Sun
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